November Program Highlights from the Naperville Public Library
“Take a Reading Road Trip” during Young Readers Week
Experience the joy of visiting new places through reading as you celebrate Young Readers Week, Nov. 11 – 17. Kids can mark their favorite vacation spot on a giant map of the USA in each Library building. Participate in scavenger hunts around each Library, three Early Literacy activities, as well as storytimes and craft programs that will revolve around theme “Take a Reading Road Trip.” For more details visit the Library’s website, www.naperville-lib.org.
Get in Some Early Holiday Shopping – Compare Different Ebook Devices and Tablets
This holiday season are you considering buying an eReader or tablet, but are overwhelmed by the number of choices? Our Digital Petting Zoo will give you the opportunity to see and play with a variety of devices, including the Nook, Sony Reader and iPad. On Sunday, Nov. 11 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Nichols Library talk with our experienced librarians to find out how different devices can work with library materials and meet your needs.
Teens – It’s an Open Mic Night
Teens, express yourself at our Open Mic Night! Come read a poem, tell a joke or play an instrument. You can even enjoy acts from the Teen Librarians. A microphone and refreshments will be provided on Friday, Nov. 16 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave. Have your Library card ready when you submit an application for the five-minute acts. Pick up an application at one of the three Library buildings or download it from www.naperville-lib.org/TeenSpaceHome.
Job Search Business Writing: From Cover Letters to Thank Yous
More than ever, how you write projects an image - a personal message about who you are, what you do and how much you want the job. In this Job Search Workshop, you’ll learn examples, tips and strategies for job search business correspondence including cover letters, handbills, professional bios, resumes, reference letters and sincere thank you notes. This program, partially funded by a grant for the City of Naperville, will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 1:00 p.m. in the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.
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About the Naperville Public Library
The Naperville Public Library serves a population of more than 142,000 at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave., the Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd., the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.; and our website, http://www.naperville-lib.org. The Library’s collection of more than 830,000 items includes magazines, newspapers, large-type books, CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs, books on CD, eBooks, downloadable audio books, music and movies; online resources, and, of course, books. The Naperville Public Library supports all residents of Naperville in their lifelong pursuit of learning, enjoyment and inspiration by providing excellence in public library services, resources and programs. For more information visit http://www.naperville-lib.org.