Nonfiction Book Discussion

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
We'll meet at the library to discuss A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout.

Growing up in a small town in Canada, Amanda Lindhout dreamed of exploring the world. After travelling from Venezuela to Afghanistan, Lindhout decided to pursue a career as a journalist. During a trip to Somalia, she and her photojournalist companion were kidnapped and held for 15 months by young Somali bandits. Suffering brutal treatment, Lindhout survived by imagining herself in “a house in the sky.” A powerful story of courage, forgiveness, and strength.

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Open Storytime

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 9:30am to 10:00am
This storytime is designed for toddlers and preschoolers, although children of all ages may attend, and features simple picture books, songs and participation activities. Parent participation is an essential element of this storytime, and attending children must be supervised by an adult. Registration is not required. Storytimes attended by eight or fewer people may be canceled by the storyteller.

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Open Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Parents with walking toddlers up to 36 months old are invited to register for this storytime. Songs, rhymes, stories and movement activities are selected to promote verbal acquisition and sensory development. Group limit: 70
Only one child per adult is allowed.

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
National Novel Writing Month is a worldwide project that brings together professional and amateur writers from all over by encouraging you to write a novel – in a month’s time. Come and write with other participants. We'll provide fuel (coffee and cookies!) and the space. You provide the creativity.

To get started, visit www.NaNoWriMo.org and join the Naperville region.

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Facebook Basics

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Learn how to create a Facebook account, upload a picture, post a comment, find friends, and send a message. Participants must know their email address and their email password. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

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Open Storytime

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 9:30am to 10:00am
This storytime is designed for toddlers and preschoolers, although children of all ages may attend, and features simple picture books, songs and participation activities. Parent participation is an essential element of this storytime, and attending children must be supervised by an adult. Registration is not required. Storytimes attended by eight or fewer people may be canceled by the storyteller.

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Open Infant Storytime

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Parents with babies who are not yet walking are invited to this storytime experience! Songs, rhymes, stories, and movement activities are selected to promote verbal acquisition and sensory development. Only one child per adult is allowed.

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iPad Basics

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Learn how to find iPad settings and install and delete apps. Participants must know their email address, their email password, and their Apple ID. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

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Read eBooks On Your Kindle

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Learn how to download ebooks for free from the Library onto your Kindle!
Attendees must have a SWAN pin. Please bring your Kindle and Amazon login and password.

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