Adult events for the next 7 days

Book & Cookie Club(NSL)

Monday, May 04, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

11 Birthdays by Wendy Mass

Come to the library for a child-and-parent book discussion group. The child and parent/adult will read the selected book together and then attend the club?'s meeting to discuss it with others while enjoying a cookie or two. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting and listed on the library?'s website, The library will have multiple copies of each title available for checkout.

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Stitching in the stacks(NSL)

Tuesday, May 05, 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, May 05, 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.

Genealogy workshop: for beginners (NIC)

Tuesday, May 05, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Linda and Jim Weichel, members of the Fox Valley Genealogical Society, will demonstrate, a popular website for researching family history. This presentation will cover ways to use this database in genealogical research to find records and information about ancestors and family lines.

Professional Video Equipment for your Business (NIC)

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Interested in making a business promotional video, but don't know where to start? Start with the equipment. This hands-on program will teach participants how to effectively use the green screen, HD video camera, tripod and microphone.

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International Trade Center Presentation(NIC)

Thursday, May 07, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Mary Ma from the International Trade Center at Governor's State University will introduce new initiatives for developing import and export trade with Asian markets.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Excel 1 (95th)

Thursday, May 07, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Learn how to auto-fill, format data, adjust cells as well as insert and move data using Microsoft Excel. Program requires advanced registration.

'A time to kill' movie viewing (NBL)

Thursday, May 07, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Join the Criminal Spines Book Club for a viewing of the film "A Time to Kill," adapted from the best-selling John Grisham novel and starring Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Matthew McConaughey and Kevin Spacey. The book club then will discuss John Grisham's sequel "Sycamore Row" on May 14.