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NaperLaunch Academy: Starting a Business

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
NaperLaunch at Nichols Library
Program Type:
NaperLaunch
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

During this four-week series, attendees will learn to develop their business concept, develop a unique value proposition and determine funding strategies and sources, pricing model

Required
This event is in the "Children" group.

Tales for 2s & 3s

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Program Room (Nichols) at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

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

This event is in the "Children" group.

Tales for 2s & 3s

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Meeting Room A/B at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

This 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 earl

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Senior Tech Club

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:30am
Meeting Room C at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Computers & Technology
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Master a new technology topic each month and get support for your phone, computer, and other tech devices. No registration required.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Community Room at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

30-minute program of stories, songs, and fun activities for children of all ages with an adult caregiver. 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Make It! Take It!

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Crafts, Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities are geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to at

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Andrew Carnegie's Gospel of Wealth

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room A at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Lecture
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Andrew Carnegie led the expansion of the steel industry during the late 19th century, becoming one of the wealthiest men in American history. After his retirement in 1901, he becam

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogy Drop-In

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 3:00pm - 5:00pm
NaperLaunch Small Conference Room at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Hit a brick wall? Stop in for help with your specific genealogy questions from volunteers from the Fox Valley Genealogical Society. If you have an Ancestry or FamilySearch account,

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mancala

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Adult Services Desk (Naper Blvd.) at Naper Blvd. Library
Program Type:
Crafts, Games
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Stop by the lower level to decorate your own mancala board and play one of the world's oldest games! 

This event is in the "Children" group.

STEAM Storytime

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Children's Program Room at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
STEAM/STEM, Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

A 30-minute program exploring STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) topics through stories, songs and hands-on projects for 3 to 5-year-olds with an adult car

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Video Game Club

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room A/B at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Computers & Technology, Games
Age Group:
Children, Teens
Event Details:

Play and talk video games with other gamers. Participants are welcome to bring their own Nintendo Switch and DS devices. Grades 4-7. *Registration required

Required
This event is in the "Children" group.

La Hora de Cuentos

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Children's Program Room at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Storytime, World Language
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

¡Sumerja a sus hijos en un nuevo idioma o aumente la fluidez durante este divertido programa lleno de historias y rimas en español!  Immerse your kids in a new language or

This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Conversation Group

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
NaperLaunch at Nichols Library
Program Type:
English Language Learning
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Practice your pronunciation and conversation skills in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Designed for intermediate-level and above English as a Second Language (ESL) learners. All

This event is in the "Children" group.

Book & Cookie Club

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Program Room (Nichols) at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Book Discussion Groups
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Each month we read the selected book then get together to eat cookies, discuss the book, and do fun book-related activities. Caregivers of participants are also welcome to read the

Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Teen Reads for Adults Book Club

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room C at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Book Discussion Groups
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

You're never too old for a teen read! Explore popular teen literature with other adults. This month we will be discussing: "Long Way Down" by Jason Reynolds.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Make It! Take It!

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Crafts, Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities are geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Youn

This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Program Room (Nichols) at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3- to 5-year-olds only.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime & Play

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:15am
Community Room at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

An introduction to storytime for infants to 23-month-olds, this 20-minute interactive storytime will include stories, songs, fingerplays and bounces. Attendees will have 25 mi

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Senior Tech Club

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 9:30am - 11:00am
NaperLaunch at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Computers & Technology
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Master a new technology topic each month and get support for your phone, computer, and other tech devices. No registration required.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Excel Advanced

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room C at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Computers & Technology
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
Event Details:

Learn how to set up pivot tables to organize information, insert charts, basic functions such as VLOOKUP, and more. No registration required. Space limited to the first 10 customer

This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Community Room at Nichols Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

30-minute program of stories, songs, and fun activities for children of all ages with an adult caregiver. 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room A/B at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

30-minute program of stories, songs, and fun activities for children of all ages with an adult caregiver. 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen DIY: Painted Mirrors

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room C at 95th Street Library
Program Type:
Crafts
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Come paint a fluffy cloud design on a mirror! Your finished product will be perfect to display in your school locker or in your bedroom! No registration required, space is limited

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Dungeons & Dragons Club

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Online
Program Type:
Games
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Meet with other adults to play Dungeons and Dragons in an online campaign. First-time attendees will create a unique character with or without the assistance of staff. All tabletop

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