Adult Events for the Month of January

Criminal Spines Book Club(NBL)

Thursday, January 08, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
"Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter" By Tom Franklin
Peer into humanity?'s darker nature via the world of criminals and detectives. This book club will read and discuss mysteries, thrillers, suspense novels and true crime. Plot twists and red herrings are the order of the day, while the level of violence will vary from author to author.

Criminal Spines Book Club (NBL)

Thursday, January 08, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
The Alienist by Caleb Carr. -
When a madman begins stalking victims on the streets of 1896 New York, a team of investigators is forced to apply radical and untested techniques that include fingerprinting and the controversial science of psychology.

Arduino Workshops(NIC)

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Arduino Workshops: Motor Projects - Use code to control both hobby and servo motors.
Interested in coding and electronics but don't know where to start? Arduino microcontroller boards can be easily programmed using a variant of the c programming language. They receive inputs from a variety of switches or sensors to control lights, motors or other outputs. Arduino projects can be as simple as a light blinking on and off or as complex as a robot or smart thermostat. During these workshops, individuals can write and compile code to bring a variety of projects to life using the arduino uno and various electronic components.

Workshops open to both teens and adults. No prior electronics or programming experience is required.

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Six Keys to Sales Mastery(NIC)

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Small Business Workshop: Six Keys to Sales Mastery
Bob Lambert, master coach and trainer, will present the six keys to sustained business development success. He will cover building trust relationships, the greatest influences on prospect and customer buying, how networks and connections create unlimited prospect opportunities and leveraging the buying decision model.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Phyllis Shelton, Economic Development Specialist, Small Business Administration Network with other business owners and learn about funding programs available at the Small Business Administration.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Constant Readers Evening Book Club(NIC)

Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
"The Life And Times Of The Thunderbolt Kid" By Bill Bryson. - "Like millions of his generational peers, Bill Bryson grew up with a rich fantasy life as a superhero. Using his fantasy-life persona as a springboard, Bryson re-creates the life of his family in the 1950s in all its transcendent normality--a life at once familiar to us all and as far away and unreachable as another galazy"--From publisher description.

Free movies at the Library (NIC)

Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library

The Hundred-Foot Journey
Movie lovers can visit the library each month for a screening of a newly released DVD. Check the website,, for upcoming titles. No one younger than 18 years old will be admitted to
R-rated movies without a parent or guardian.

Readers Rendezvous,The daytime book club(NIC)

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
"The Man in the Rockefeller Suit" By Mark Seal