Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Curious Kids (NIC)

Tuesday, November 04, 2014 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library
Children can come twice a month after school to explore something new at the library, through crafts and other activities relating to science, technology,engineering, art and math (STEAM). For children in grades K ?- 2.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Tuesday, November 04, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Join us for a fun program of stories and crafts for you and your preschooler. Activities will be geared toward children 3 - 4-years, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child - there will be coloring sheets for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with their children. Limit of 20 children doing crafts.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Wednesday, November 05, 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.

Tales For 2s & 3s (NIC)

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at 9:30 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.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Join us for a fun program of stories and crafts for you and your preschooler. Activities will be geared toward children 3 - 4-years, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child - there will be coloring sheets for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with their children. Limit of 20 children doing crafts.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Small business workshop: write your business plan using library resources (NIC)

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Jack Curley, SCORE Mentor and Kent Palmer, Business Librarian, will review the basic approach to writing a business plan from Fox Valley SCORE, a nonprofit dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses succeed. Participants will learn how to use library resources to develop the content of their business plan. While intended for start-up business owners, this workshop will guide any small business owner or manager, new or experienced,in the process of creating a business plan.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, November 06, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Caroline St. Clair, Professor of Computer Science at North Central College, will talk about trends in web design and the impact on ecommerce, entrepreneurship and small business in general during this networking session.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.