Adult events for the next 7 days

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, August 24, 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, August 24, 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, August 24, 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!

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.

SCORE Business Roundtable at NaperLaunch

Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
 This roundtable will focus on technology and manufacturing businesses. A 90 minute discussion on relevant business issues every entrepreneur faces. Get feedback and guidance from experienced fellow entrepreneurs on how to solve every-day business challenges. No business owner should walk alone. Use this group for advice and counsel that will lead to simply elegant solutions.

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.

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.

Click here to register

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.