Adult Events for the Month of August

Excel 1 (NIC)

Saturday, August 01, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Learn how to auto-fill, format data and adjust cells as well as the different ways to insert and move data cells using Microsoft Excel. Program requires advanced registration with a fee.

Reader's Night Out (Other)

Monday, August 03, 2015 at 6:15 PM -- Other
Socialize with other readers at Quigley's Irish Pub (43 E. Jefferson St.) in downtown Naperville and share recent reads and favorite titles. Arrive at 6:15pm to purchase dinner, or join the group at 7pm for the discussion only.

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Stitching in the stacks(NBL)

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft club. Crafters can share tips and ideas as well as showcase their latest project or ask for help on a project they may be struggling to complete. Along with good company, conversation and refreshments, attendees will learn about charity projects, share ideas and patterns or swap materials. Books on knitting, crocheting and needlecrafts will be available. All skill levels may attend.

Stitching in the stacks(NSL)

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft club. Crafters can share tips and ideas as well as showcase their latest project or ask for help on a project they may be struggling to complete. Along with good company, conversation and refreshments, attendees will learn about charity projects, share ideas and patterns or swap materials. Books on knitting, crocheting and needlecrafts will be available. All skill levels may attend.

Genealogy - Dropin Help(NIC)

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
A volunteer from the Fox Valley Genealogical Society will be available in the adult services department to help any interested individuals who wish to obtain assistance either to get started on a genealogy project or to complete difficult genealogical research challenges.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, August 05, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard 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.

Secrets of a Yale Grad (NIC) )Cancelled

Wednesday, August 05, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
A C2 Education Yale graduate will discuss how they got into their dream school. They will touch on the topics of coursework rigor, including GPA, SAT, ACT, recommendations, interviews and college essays.

Social Media:Blogging and Tweeting(NIC)

Thursday, August 06, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
At this NaperLaunch Meet-up, Mary Rogers, an experienced blogger and social media marketer, will be continuing the training on Social Media Marketing. This presentation will cover the art of writing interesting blog posts and tweets that will get readers to click over to a website or landing page for more information.

Sponsored by NaperLaunch.