Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Paul Betten, Start-up Consultant and retired program manager at Argonne National Laboratoryill present duing this networking session.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.



The Vision Quest(NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library

The Vision Quest: Funding, VCs, the Product Lifecycle, and the 2 Minute Elevator Speech
Paul Betten, a start-up consultant and retired program manager at Argonne National Laboratory, will present during this networking session. Paul will focus on key steps in commercializing an idea.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
An introduction to storytime for children from birth - 23 months. This 20-minute interactive program includes stories, songs and fingerplays. You will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with your little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Preschool For 3's, 4's & 5's (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 30-minute independent storytime experience for children from 3 - 5 only. No younger or older siblings allowed.

Tales For 2s & 3s (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays for 2 and 3-year-olds and an accompanying adult. Strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. No
younger or older siblings allowed.

Teen new release movies (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Divergent
Come to the library to watch popular new movies on the big screen while munching on popcorn and snacks. Check the Teen Space Facebook page, facebook.com/ TeenSpaceNPL, for the movie to be shown as the date gets closer.

Pay it forward: Afghan squares (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Knitters and crocheters who are ages 15 and older can
pay it forward by knitting and crocheting squares for
patchwork Afghans that will be donated within the
Naperville community to nursing homes, hospices and
shelters. Experienced knitters and crocheters can share
their expertise, and novice knitters and crocheters are
welcome too. Attendees can learn a new stitch each
night to create a 7-by-9 square. Participants should bring
machine washable worsted weight acrylic yarn and U.S.
size 8, 9 or 10 knitting needles or H or I crochet hook.

Book & Cookie Club (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library

Savvy
Join us for our parent and child book discussion group! You and your parent (or other favorite adult) will read a book together and then come to the Nichols Library to discuss the book with others, as well as enjoy a cookie or two. Our book for each month will be chosen at the previous meeting and listed on the library website calendar. The library will have multiple copies for checkout. Books may also be checked out through LINKin. Ask our staff for help. For children in grades 3rd - 5th.