Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Teen new release movies (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols 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, TeenSpaceNPL, for the movie to be shown as the date gets closer.

Pay it forward: Afghan squares (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Knitters and crocheters who are ages 15 and older can
pay it forward by knitting and crocheting squares for
patchwork Afghans that will be donated within the
Naperville community to nursing homes, hospices and
shelters. Experienced knitters and crocheters can share
their expertise, and novice knitters and crocheters are
welcome too. Attendees can learn a new stitch each
night to create a 7-by-9 square. Participants should bring
machine washable worsted weight acrylic yarn and U.S.
size 8, 9 or 10 knitting needles or H or I crochet hook.

Book & Cookie Club (NIC)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library

Join us for our parent and child book discussion group! You and your parent (or other favorite adult) will read a book together and then come to the Nichols Library to discuss the book with others, as well as enjoy a cookie or two. Our book for each month will be chosen at the previous meeting and listed on the library website calendar. The library will have multiple copies for checkout. Books may also be checked out through LINKin. Ask our staff for help. For children in grades 3rd - 5th.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Friday, October 24, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Join us for a fun program of stories and crafts for you and your preschooler. Activities will be geared toward children 3 - 4-years, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child - there will be coloring sheets for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with their children. Limit of 20 children doing crafts.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Friday, October 24, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols 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.

Free movies at the Library (NIC)

Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library

Belle:Rated PG for thematic elements, some language and brief smoking images.
Movie lovers can visit the library each month for a screening of a newly released DVD. Check the website,, for upcoming titles. No one younger than 18 years old will be admitted to R-rated movies without a parent or guardian.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Monday, October 27, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
An introduction to storytime for children from birth - 23 months. This 20-minute interactive program includes stories, songs and fingerplays. You will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with your little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Preschool For 3's, 4's & 5's (NIC)

Monday, October 27, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 30-minute independent storytime experience for children from 3 - 5 only. No younger or older siblings allowed.