95th Street Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Financial Literacy: Estate Planning Using Wills And Trusts (95th)

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Rocky Greene, a representative of Community Outreach for Financial Education (COFFE), will explain how these estate planning tools work. He also will highlight the advantages and disadvantages along with the typically expected cost range in the discussion.

Google Classroom

Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This is an introduction to Google Classroom, a blended learning platform for schools that aim to simplify creating, distributing and grading assignments in a paperless way. Indian Prairie School District 204 and library staff collaborated to develop the content for this session.

Family Storytime (95th)

Friday, August 26, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Family Storytime (95th)

Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Community Forum for Residents to Chat with Police Chief and Staff

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM -- 95th Street Library

Word 2

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library

Add borders, pictures, clip art and neat effects to Word documents. Create bulleted and numbered lists, insert page numbers as well as other headers and footers. *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. Classes are appropriate for adults and students in 8th grade or older and are limited to 12 participants. 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.

Riveting Rio De Janeiro (95th)

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Rescheduled for August 30:
Explore the naturally beautiful metropolis and captivating city of Rio de Janeiro with world traveler, photo journalist and travel columnist Bill Helmuth. As director of international sales for Time Life Books, Helmuth traveled to over a hundred countries giving him an opportunity to present on some of his most exciting journeys. See the charms of Copacabana Beach, take a breathtaking cable car ride up Sugarloaf Mountain to get an incredible view of the city, including Christ the Redeemer Statue. Finally travel to see the spectacular Iguazu Water Falls whose river flows over the amazing Itaipu Hydroelectric Dam.

Meditation To Connect With Your Calm (95th)

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Looking to learn tips to relieve stress? Wondering if meditation can help? Lisa Spraga, meditation and yoga instructor, will discuss different types of meditation and how to start practicing at home. Attendees will be guided through a variety of meditations to reconnect and reach a place of deep inner relaxation and inner calm.