Upcoming programs for next 7 days

Monthly Teen Book Giveaway (NSL)

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Love reading and reviewing books? Teens can stop by the upper level Adult Services desk on the last Wednesday of each month to grab a soon-to-be-released and popular young adult book. Participants can take the book home, add it to their collection and write a review for each book. The library will publish reviewers?' comments on its website.

Read2gether (NBL)

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

*Secrets of a Yale Grad (NIC)

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
A graduate of Yale University will discuss how he got into his dream school.He will touch on the topics of coursework rigor, including GPA, SAT, ACT, recommendations, interviews and college essays. *Program requires advanced registration. For more information or to sign up, contact Kiersten Doucette, Teen Services librarian, at kdoucette@naperville-lib.org or 630-961-4100, ext. 6329.

*Illuminated Plush Monsters (NBL)

Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 1:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
DO-IT-YOURELF
Attendees can create monsters from felt and use conductive thread to sew in batteries, LED lights and LilyTiny microcontrollers to give them glowing eyes, beating hearts and other cool features. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 10 teen participants.

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Teen Movie Series (NIC): "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" (PG-13)

Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
?"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix?" (PG-13) and trivia contest with butterbeer and costumes are welcomed. Join us for a movie and snacks, maybe even a craft.

Teen Movie Series (NSL): "The Lego Movie" (PG-13)

Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Join us for a movie and snacks, maybe even a craft.

Read2gether (NIC)

Friday, August 01, 2014 at 11:00 AM -- Nichols Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Chess Club (NIC)

Friday, August 01, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Chess enthusiasts and novices can challenge opponents and learn new moves. All skill levels are welcome, and chess mentors will be available to teach beginners and answer questions. Participants can bring their own chess set or use one of the library?'s sets.