Upcoming programs for next 7 days
YAY FOR YA! An Online Goodreads Book ClubThursday, September 01, 2016 at 9:00 AM -- Other
Lovers of YA literature can sign up for the library's online Goodreads book club. Each month, a new book will be selected, and readers can discuss it online through the participant's Goodreads account. Request to join the group "Yay for YA!: An Online Book Club" on Goodreads or email teen librarian Alison Colman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A new book is posted on the first day of every month, and participants will have the entire month to read it and discuss.
Teen Fantasy Football League: Online Draft NightTuesday, September 06, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- Other
Get ready for some fantasy football and join the library's Teen Fantasy Football League! The live online draft will take place Tuesday, Sept. 6 (please be aware the draft may last up to one and a half hours.) Teens will make their draft picks online from their home computer. The league is private so only teens from Naperville Public Library will be able to participate. To participate, teens can send an email to Stacey Costabile, Teen Services Librarian at email@example.com with the participant's first and last name, and email address by Friday, Sept. 2 at 5 p.m. The winner of the league will receive a 3-D printed trophy, a gift card and bragging rights until next year. *Program requires advanced registration and does not take place at the library.
Navigating the ACT & the Redesigned SAT (95th)Tuesday, September 06, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Learn the fastest information about these two important college entrance exams. This presentation will include an inside look at the completely redesigned SAT, changes to the ACT and a comparison between the two. Gain valuable insight that will help both parents and students determine which test is best suited for their goals. Learn about the Illinois State Board of Education's (ISBE) decision to require administration of the SAT, instead of the ACT, to all public high school juniors and what that means. Opportunity for questions and answers at the end of the presentation. This seminar is geared towards students in 6th through 12th grade and their parents. This program is presented in partnership with Huntington Learning Center. *Program requires advanced registration.