95th Street Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Read2gether (NSL)

Monday, July 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Family Storytime (NSL)

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Experiment With A Green Screen (NSL)

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Teens can put themselves in front of any background using the 'green screen. Whether they want to be in front of the Eiffel Tower, meeting a celebrity or playing a sport with a favorite athlete, teens can use software to edit their images.

Read2gether (NSL)

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 5:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

?'UNTIL TUESDAY (NSL) Cancelled

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
) Cancelled
Tuesday Programs: A WOUNDED WARRIOR AND THE GOLDEN RETRIEVER WHO SAVED HIM
After Luis Carlos Montalv??n, a 17-year veteran of the U.S. Army, honorably departed the military in 2007, the pressure of his physical wounds, traumatic brain injury and crippling post-traumatic stress disorder began to take a toll. Montalv??n was unable to perform simple everyday tasks, alienating himself from the ones he loved. Then, he met Tuesday, a golden retriever trained to assist the disabled and due to unique training situations found it difficult to trust humans. That is, until the dog met Montalv??n.

Read2gether (NSL)

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 1:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Monthly Teen Book Giveaway (NSL)

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Love reading and reviewing books? Teens can stop by the upper level Adult Services desk on the last Wednesday of each month to grab a soon-to-be-released and popular young adult book. Participants can take the book home, add it to their collection and write a review for each book. The library will publish reviewers?' comments on its website.

'Tuesday Tucks Me In' (NSL) Cancelled

Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Cancelled
Tuesday program: 'The Loyal Bond Between a Soldier & His Service Dog' :
Retired U.S. Army Capt. Luis Carlos Montalv??n, who is a New York Times best-selling author, will share his new book, "Tuesday Tucks Me In: The Loyal Bond Between a Soldier and His Service Dog." Montalv??n, who will bring his best friend and service dog, Tuesday, will talk about a typical day of adventures, starting with Tuesday waking him up in the morning and greeting him with dog breath and then ending with Tuesday cuddling up to him on the bed. Montalv??n?'s story is a sweet blend of education and unconditional love. This program is partially funded by a grant from the City of Naperville.