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Teen Winter Reading Contest

Monday, January 21, 2019
All Libraries

Read a book or listen to an audiobook, then go to the teen page of the library’s website to submit the title and author. Teens can submit up to six titles and will be entered in a drawing for a chance to win fun prizes like a winter reading themed-prize basket or an Amazon gift card. Students in 6th through 12th grades with a Naperville Public Library card or who attend school in Naperville (including Districts 203 & 204).

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Book & Cookie Club (95th)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
95th Street Library
Children's Program Room

A child-and-parent book discussion group. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting. Multiple copies will be available for checkout. 3rd through 6th grades. Limit 15 child/parent pairs.

Wednesday, Dec. 19
Monday, Jan. 28
Monday, Feb. 25

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Book & Cookie Club (NIC)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nichols Library
Storyroom

A child-and-parent book discussion group. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting. Multiple copies will be available for checkout. 3rd through 6th grades. Limit 15 child/parent pairs.

Thursday, Dec. 20 - "The Adventures of a South Pole Pig" by Chris Kurtz
Thursday, Jan. 17
Thursday, Feb. 21

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Readers' Rendezvous Daytime Book Club (NIC)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Discuss fiction and non-fiction titles on a variety of topics.

Tuesday, Jan. 8
“The It Girls” by Karen Harper

Tuesday, Feb. 5
“Soy Sauce for Beginners” by Kristin Chen

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Comic Book Club (95th)

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
95th Street Library
Nomura / Meeting Room C
Discuss the latest films and talk about comic books both classic and modern and all the unique benefits that they have to offer.

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Pigeons and Piggies and Elephants, Oh My (NIC)

10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Nichols Library
Community Room
Celebrate children’s author Mo Willems with an elephant-sized good time featuring an acting lesson with Pigeon, an Elephant and Piggie book read-along and a few “mo” surprises. Toddlers through 1st grade with caregiver.
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Book & Cookie Club (NBL)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room

A child-and-parent book discussion group. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting. Multiple copies will be available for checkout. 3rd through 6th grades. Limit 15 child/parent pairs.

Wednesday, Dec. 12 - "The Science of Breakable Things" by Tae Keller
Wednesday, Jan. 9 - "Rump" by Liesl Shurtliff
Wednesday, Feb. 13
  

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Out of this World Book Club (NIC)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Celebrate both science fiction and fantasy.

Wednesday, Jan. 9
“The Devourers” by Indrapramit Das

Wednesday, Feb. 6
“Artemis” by Andy Weir

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Pigeons and Piggies and Elephants, Oh My (NBL)

11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
Celebrate children’s author Mo Willems with an elephant-sized good time featuring an acting lesson with Pigeon, an Elephant and Piggie book read-along and a few “mo” surprises. Toddlers through 1st grade with caregiver.
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DIY Reading Journal (NBL)

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
Create a unique journal using the library’s book binding machine as well as upcycled books and other materials. All supplies will be provided. *Register.

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Readers' Choice Book Club (95th)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
95th Street Library
Lookout Room

Explore and discuss quality, thought-provoking fiction and non-fiction titles.

Wednesday, Jan. 16
“A Gentleman in Moscow” by Amor Towles
 
Wednesday, Feb. 20
“Shadow Warriors of World War II: The Daring Women of the OSS and SOE” by Gordon Thomas and Greg Lewis

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Read Aloud Book Club (95th)

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
95th Street Library
Lookout Room
Reading aloud is a long-standing social tradition. This club is for those who wish to enjoy and explore the written word in this historical format.

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Book & Cookie Club (NIC)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nichols Library
Storyroom

A child-and-parent book discussion group. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting. Multiple copies will be available for checkout. 3rd through 6th grades. Limit 15 child/parent pairs.

Thursday, Dec. 20 - "The Adventures of a South Pole Pig" by Chris Kurtz
Thursday, Jan. 17
Thursday, Feb. 21

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Teen Book Discussion: 'The Hate U Give' (NIC)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Nichols Library
Community Room
A teen led discussion about “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas. There will also be time to create buttons using quotes from the book.

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Great Decisions Discussion Group (NBL)

7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Conference Room

This national program reviews current foreign policy issues. Each week a different topic will be discussed, providing historical background, examining the subject impartially, exploring options facing citizens and policymakers, and debating the implications. To purchase the required book and to get a detailed list of topics, visit www.fpa.org. For more information and to register contact Becky Glimco at beckyglimco@aol.com or 630-881-4948. Sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association.

Thursdays, Jan. 24 – March 21 

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Pigeons and Piggies and Elephants, Oh My - CANCELED (95th)

10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
95th Street Library
Meeting Room A/B

This program has been canceled.

Celebrate children’s author Mo Willems with an elephant-sized good time featuring an acting lesson with Pigeon, an Elephant and Piggie book read-along and a few “mo” surprises. Toddlers through 1st grade with caregiver.

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Pizza and Books: Teen Book Club (NIC)

6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Share book recommendations, old and new, and talk about books teens love to hate. Pizza will be provided.

Monday, Dec. 10 
Monday, Jan. 28
Monday, Feb. 25

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Book & Cookie Club (95th)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
95th Street Library
Children's Program Room

A child-and-parent book discussion group. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting. Multiple copies will be available for checkout. 3rd through 6th grades. Limit 15 child/parent pairs.

Wednesday, Dec. 19
Monday, Jan. 28
Monday, Feb. 25

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Read Aloud Book Club (95th)

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
95th Street Library
Lookout Room
Reading aloud is a long-standing social tradition. This club is for those who wish to enjoy and explore the written word in this historical format.

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Great Decisions Discussion Group (NBL)

7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Conference Room

This national program reviews current foreign policy issues. Each week a different topic will be discussed, providing historical background, examining the subject impartially, exploring options facing citizens and policymakers, and debating the implications. To purchase the required book and to get a detailed list of topics, visit www.fpa.org. For more information and to register contact Becky Glimco at beckyglimco@aol.com or 630-881-4948. Sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association.

Thursdays, Jan. 24 – March 21 

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Readers' Rendezvous Daytime Book Club (NIC)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Discuss fiction and non-fiction titles on a variety of topics.

Tuesday, Feb. 5
“Soy Sauce for Beginners” by Kristin Chen

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Out of this World Book Club (NIC)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Celebrate both science fiction and fantasy.

Wednesday, Feb. 6
“Artemis” by Andy Weir

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Book & Build (95th)

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
95th Street Library
Children's Program Room
30-minute storytime dedicated to building, creating and innovating. Enjoy songs, stories, and build a unique creation from recycled materials. 3 to 5-year-olds with an adult caregiver. Younger siblings are welcome.
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Criminal Flix: 'Contagion' (NBL)

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
Join Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, and Laurence Fishburne in this high-drama, multi-narrative medical thriller – praised by scientists for accuracy and film buffs for its plot and acting. The Criminal Spines Book Club will be discussing viral outbreaks and Robin Cook’s “Pandemic” on Thursday, Feb. 14.

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Great Decisions Discussion Group (NBL)

7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Conference Room

This national program reviews current foreign policy issues. Each week a different topic will be discussed, providing historical background, examining the subject impartially, exploring options facing citizens and policymakers, and debating the implications. To purchase the required book and to get a detailed list of topics, visit www.fpa.org. For more information and to register contact Becky Glimco at beckyglimco@aol.com or 630-881-4948. Sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association.

Thursdays, Jan. 24 – March 21 

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