Teens Event for the Month of April

Sixth annual pizza taste-off(NIC)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Take a blind pizza taste test to vote on Naperville?'s best pie. Voting categories will include best crust, best sauce, cheesiest and best overall taste. Pizzas will be provided by local restaurants, and the winning restaurants will be displayed on the library?'s website.

Young Adult Book March Madness(Online)

Friday, April 03, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries

It's March Madness time, but instead of NCAA basketball, the brackets are full of young adult books. Thirty-two YA titles from 2014 have been selected and placed in the YA Book March Madness Brackets. On March 1, teens can start casting ballots for their favorite YA books in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 30, and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned April 3. Check the library's website, www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness, each week to cast a vote.

Crazy Contraptions (NIC)

Thursday, April 09, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Crazy Contraptions: Paper Airplane Contest.
Everything will be provided for teens to design and build stellar paper airplanes. Participants will then compete in a contest to judge each plane for flight time, distance, speed, stunts and best design. Small prizes will be awarded.

AP Physics Practice Test (NSL)

Thursday, April 09, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
C2 Education will help students prepare for the Advanced Placement exams by administering this Advanced Placement Physics exam. This program is presented in partnership with C2 Education.

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Teen Pick Movie Night(NBL)

Friday, April 10, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Come to the library to watch popular new movies on the big screen while munching on popcorn and snacks. Check the Teen Space Facebook page, facebook.com/ TeenSpaceNPL, for the movie to be shown as the date gets closer.


Monday, April 13, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Come to the library each month to watch anime, draw manga, talk about different aspects of Japanese pop culture and meet other otaku.

Spark: Teen Tech Fun(NSL)

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 4:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Tinker with technology as the library will showcase fun equipment for tech heads to experiment with, including Spheros (robotic balls), Snap Circuits, Lego WeDos, Lego Mindstorms EV3 & NXT 2.0 robots as well as Makey Makey invention kits that allow creative minds to control a video game with Play-Doh or play a piano made of bananas.

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Naperville writers group poetry month celebration (NIC)

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Naperville Writers Group is delighted to announce an evening of National Poetry Month celebration. The group will host its annual event at the library with a keynote speech by an established regional poet and readings by invited poets from local writing groups and colleges. There will be some time for open mic as well. The event is free and open to the public.