Adult Events for the Month of June

Basic Computing For Seniors

Wednesday, June 01, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library

Take an introductory class on the basics of computers, including mouse and keyboard operation, desktop navigation and file organization. No experience is necessary. *Program requires advanced registration with a fee and is limited to 12 participants. 

The computer and technology classes have a non-refundable, non-transferable attendance fee for each class that must be paid at the time of registration.  Registrations for these classes are taken at the computer lab desks.

The fee for these classes is:

Naperville Public Library card holders: $10

Non-Naperville Public Library card holders: $20

Participants can transfer to another class with one week's advance notice. If individuals cannot attend a class for any reason, they should inform the computer lab staff so the spot may be available to an individual on the waiting list.

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English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, June 01, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session. No registration is required.

NaperLaunch Meetup: Making a Funding Pitch

Thursday, June 02, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
John Koranda, Naperville Bank & Trust, a Wintrust Community Bank, will discuss the basic elements that a banker will expect to see in a funding request from a small business owner. John will explain the loan process, what is required of the business owner, and the minimum requirements for consideration of loan approval. A Q&A will follow and attendees may ask about other small business banking services in addition to the loan process.

Pinterest 1 (95th)

Thursday, June 02, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Pinterest is a visual tool for finding and storing creative ideas, notions, projects and wish lists. Learn how to create an account, set up a profile, download the Pinterest icon to a browser, create a Pinterest board and start pinning. Pinterest basic etiquette is also discussed. *Program requires advanced registration.

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Small Business: An Insider's View of Management (95th)

Thursday, June 02, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Local business adviser Brett Keenan will address a cross-section of management techniques covering key dimensions of foundational success for a small business. Three of the key areas of discussion will be budgeting, human resources management and legal issues. An open question-and-answer session that may lead to other interesting topics also will take place.

Funniest Sports Movies (95th)

Monday, June 06, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Celebrate the start of Naperville Public Library's Summer Reading Program, Read for the Win with Steven Frenzel from Marquee Movie Presentations as audience members can watch clips of hilarious sports movies and laugh at great movie scenes involving basketball, golf, hockey, baseball and more sports.

Reader's Night Out

Monday, June 06, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Other
Socialize with other readers at Quigley's Irish Pub in downtown Naperville and share recent reads and favorite titles. Arrive at 6:15 p.m. to purchase dinner, or join the group at 7 p.m. for the discussion only. *Program requires advanced registration.

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Stitching In The Stacks: Chemo Caps (95th)

Tuesday, June 07, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft group. The summer season's Pay It Forward community project will be knitting or crocheting chemo caps to donate to Edward Cancer Center. Participants should bring their own materials and tools and either make chemo caps or bring their own personal projects to work on in the group. All skill levels may attend. Experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise and work with staff to help beginners.