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Library Closed (Labor Day)

Monday, September 05, 2016

Community Forum for Residents to Chat with Police Chief and Staff

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
95th Street Library
Meeting Room A/B

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Registration is open — Register at the library

Word 2

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
95th Street Library
Idea Lab

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.

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Riveting Rio De Janeiro (95th)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
95th Street Library
Meeting Room A
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.
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English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
LL Conf. Room
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.
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Naperville Public Library @ Your Farmers Market

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Other
St John's Episcopal Church
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!
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Meditation To Connect With Your Calm (95th)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
95th Street Library
Meeting Room A
Looking to learn tips to relieve stress? Wondering if meditation can help? Lisa Spraga, meditation and yoga instructor, will discuss different types of meditation and how to start practicing at home. Attendees will be guided through a variety of meditations to reconnect and reach a place of deep inner relaxation and inner calm.
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NaperLaunch Meetup – Mechanics of a Great Pitch

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Nichols Library
Board Room

You have the best product or service in the world, but you only have 10 minutes to present it! How do you structure this time? This session will organize your thoughts in the most persuasive way possible. You will walk away with a template that adapts to your needs. Richard Oberbruner is an Employee Engagement Trainer. His expertise is in applying Second City Theater improv techniques to solve business problems.

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YAY FOR YA! An Online Goodreads Book Club

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Other
Online
Lovers of YA literature can sign up for the library's online Goodreads book club. Each month, a new book will be selected, and readers can discuss it online through the participant's Goodreads account. Request to join the group "Yay for YA!: An Online Book Club" on Goodreads or email teen librarian Alison Colman at acolman@naperville-lib.org.
A new book is posted on the first day of every month, and participants will have the entire month to read it and discuss.
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Lapsit Storytime (NBL)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room A
An introduction to storytime for infants to 23-month-olds, this 20-minute interactive program will include stories, songs and fingerplays. Attendees will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with their little one.
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Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Nichols Library
New Program Room
An introduction to storytime for infants to 23-month-olds, this 20-minute interactive program will include stories, songs and fingerplays. Attendees will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with their little one.
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Preschool for 3s, 4s & 5s (NIC)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Nichols Library
Storyroom
This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3- to 5-year-olds only. 
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Tales for 2s & 3s (95th)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
95th Street Library
Children's Program Room
This 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays is for 2- to 3-year-olds and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.
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Family Storytime(NBL)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room B
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.  At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children. Due to renovations, there will be no Family Storytime in September at Nichols Library.
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Make it! Take it! (95th)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
95th Street Library
Children's Program Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. This program is limited to 20 children making crafts.
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Tales for 2s & 3s (NIC)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Nichols Library
Storyroom
This 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays is for 2- to 3-year-olds and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.
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Make it! Take it! (NBL)

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. This program is limited to 20 children making crafts.
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Make it! Take it! (95th)

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
95th Street Library
Children's Program Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. This program is limited to 20 children making crafts.
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Make it! Take it! (95th)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
95th Street Library
Children's Program Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. This program is limited to 20 children making crafts.
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Make it! Take it! (NIC)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Nichols Library
New Program Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. This program is limited to 20 children making crafts.
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Family Storytime (95th)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
95th Street Library
Meeting Room A/B
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.  At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.
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Family Storytime(NBL)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room B
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.  At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children. Due to renovations, there will be no Family Storytime in September at Nichols Library.
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Library Closes at 5pm (Last Fling - Nichols Only)

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Nichols Library
Nichols Library closes at 5 p.m. for Last Fling.
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Family Storytime (95th)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
95th Street Library
Meeting Room A/B
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.  At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.
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Sensory Storytime

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Nichols Library
Storyroom
The whole family is invited to a 30-minute program of books, songs and fun for children with special needs. All abilities are welcome with an adult caregiver. Inquire at any children's services desk for more information. The program will take place on the first Saturday of each month. For children 3 years old and older.
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