Adult events for the next 7 days

Coloring For Relaxation (95th)

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Relax and refresh by coloring while enjoying a cup of tea, listening to music and chatting with other adults trying to decompress. The library will provide printed designs and various coloring media, or adults may wish to bring their own coloring book and supplies.

Naperville Public Library Presents - Alfred Hitchcock (95th)

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Murder, suspense and a twist of humor are signature Alfred Hitchcock movie characteristics. The master of suspense's classics will play in series this summer at the library. Six movies will feature the best of his genius.
Tuesday, June 14   "Dial M for Murder"
 Tuesday, June 28   "Mr. and Mrs. Smith"
 Tuesday, July 12   "North by Northwest"
 Tuesday, July 26   "Psycho"
 Tuesday, Aug. 9   "The Man Who Knew Too Much"
 Tuesday, Aug. 23   "Rear Window"

Walt Disney World Tips And Tricks (95th)

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Attendees can learn how to plan their family friendly vacation, including making reservations for restaurants, rides and more tips for their next trip to Walt Disney World. While library staff members may not be travel agents, they have learned from experience what some of the best features are and what extras to skip depending on the length of the trip. The park app will be discussed, so bring a tablet or smart device to the program. *Program requires advanced registration.

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English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session. No registration is required.

Read Around The World Book Club (95th)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library

Travel the globe while discussing titles that represent a variety of countries and cultures.

Wednesday, June 29
 "The Vacationers" by Emma Straub
 
Wednesday, July 27
 "The Dinner" by Herman Koch
 
Wednesday, Aug. 24
 "All Our Names" by Dinaw Mengestu

Naperville Public Library @ Your Farmers Market

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- Other
Fresh food and fun! All summer long, stop by the Naperville Public Library's booth at the Farmers Market at St John's Episcopal Church! We've got summer reading logs, crafts or games, and great recipes and nutrition information for fresh fruits and vegetables.  Are you ready for a good time?  Come on and check us out at 750 Aurora Avenue near downtown Naperville!

NaperLaunch Meetup: The Pitch Session

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library

Want to practice your pitch? This is your opportunity to participate in a pitch session by making a 10 minute pitch or observing others and offering feedback. Pitchers can choose from three optional pitch formats: 

  • Request funding for growth of your business
  • Pitch for a partner to join your business
  • Make a sales pitch for your product or service

The Pitch session is held when there is a 5th Thursday in the month. Next sessions: June 30 and Sept. 29.
No registration needed to observe and give feedback at this meet up.
To APPLY to give a 10 minute pitch, click on the Register Now button and submit your pitch for consideration.

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WWII Radio Hour (95th)

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Featuring favorites such as "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" and "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree," members of Nostalgia Entertainment present this costumed and piano-accompanied reenactment of a 1940s radio hour. While answering musical requests from soldiers and loved ones during wartime, Patti, Maxine and Andrew entertain the "studio audience" with The Andrews Sisters-style tunes and choreography, Abbott and Costello comedy sketches and a touching tribute to Veterans of the United States Armed Forces. This program is perfect to get audience members in the Fourth of July spirit!