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Location: Naperville, IL 60540, United States

Little Libraries

There are 23 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

200 West Jefferson Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540
123 West Jefferson Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540
47 East Chicago Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540
171 E Chicago Ave, Naperville, IL 60540
White Activities Center - Lower Level, 325 East Benton Ave, Naperville, IL 60540
320 East School Street, Naperville, IL 60540
1271 Rickert Drive, Suite 135, Naperville, IL 60540
1223 E Ogden Avenue, Naperville, IL 60563
Bookhunters (2.6 miles)
548 South Route 59, Naperville, IL 60540
2929 Green Trails Dr, Lisle, IL
936 S. State Route 59 (at Fox River Commons), Naperville, IL 60540
4358 East New York Street, Aurora, IL 60504
905 Meridian Lake Drive, Aurora, IL 60504
5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532
2035 South Naper Boulevard, Naperville, IL 60565
28W751 Stafford Place, Warrenville, IL 60555
3015 Cedar Glade Drive, Naperville, IL 60564
2867 95th Street, Naperville, Illinois 60564
777 Front Street, Lisle, IL 60532
4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532
555 South Eola Road, Aurora, IL 60504
201 East Loop Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
850 Warrenville Road - Library 1st Floor, Lisle, IL 60532
1207 East Butterfield Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
3 Plaza Drive, Woodridge, IL 60517

Local events

Jul
29
Luis Carlos Montalvan
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Tuesday, July 29 at 7pm
LUIS CARLOS MONTALVAN

Luis Carlos Montalván is a 17 year veteran and retired Captain of the US Army. After returning home from combat his physical wounds and crippling PTSD began to take their toll. Then Luis met Tuesday, a sensitive golden retriever trained to assist the disabled. Meet the author of the heartwarming books, Tuesday Tucks Me In and Until Tuesday at Anderson's. TUESDAY, JULY 29 at 7:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

Location: Street: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville Additional: 123 W Jefferson Ave City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Jul
30
Wild Times
Des Plaines Public Library, Wednesday, July 30 at 10am

Ticket Required

For children birth through 5 years old and their families: A "wild" time of rhyme, rhythm and movement featuring a different musical style each week. A limit of 50 people will be welcomed into the program. When you arrive, stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your free ticket. Tickets will be given out starting a half hour before the program.

Categories: Storytime, Kids

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Jul
30
Wild Times
Des Plaines Public Library, Wednesday, July 30 at 10:45am

Ticket Required

For children birth through 5 years old and their families: A "wild" time of rhyme, rhythm and movement featuring a different musical style each week. A limit of 40 people will be welcomed into the program. When you arrive, stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your free ticket. Tickets will be given out starting a half hour before the program.

Categories: Storytime, Kids

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Jul
31
Harry Potter Birthday Celebration
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Thursday, July 31 at 2pm
HARRY POTTER BIRTHDAY PARTY Celebration Time! It’s Harry Potter’s birthday, and we’re doing it up big! Crafts, games, trivia and more for the greatest wizard of them all. This special event is free and aims to bring the magic of Harry Potter to loyal fans and to a new generation of young readers. THURSDAY, JULY 31 at 2:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

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Jul
31
Richelle Mead Skype Event
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Thursday, July 31 at 7pm
Richelle Mead SKYPE EVENT

Attend a virtual event with other Young Adult fans of the New York Times bestselling author, Richelle Mead. (And munch on pizza too!) The author will join us via SKYPE to discuss her upcoming book, Silver Shadows, #5 in the Bloodlines series. Pre-order your autographed book and join us for a special night. THURSDAY, JULY 31 at 7:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

Location: Street: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville Additional: 123 W Jefferson Ave City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Jul
31
Authors Under the Awning - July 31st
Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, Thursday, July 31 at 7pm
Location: Street: 7419 Madison St. City: Forest Park, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60130-1502 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Aug
1
Chris Weitz
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Friday, August 1 at 7pm
Chris Weitz

It’s a debut teen novel, but this one’s from accomplished screenwriter Chris Weitz (About a Boy, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, and The Golden Compass, to name a few). Just out is The Young World, a post-apocalyptic tale that launches Weitz’ exciting new trilogy. Meet him at Anderson’s! FRIDAY, AUGUST 1 at 7:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

Location: Street: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville Additional: 123 W Jefferson Ave City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Aug
4
Camp Divergent
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Monday, August 4 at 09am
Camp Divergent 8/4/14 - 8/8/14 Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. in Naperville

Location: Street: Naper Settlement Additional: 523 S Webster Street City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Aug
5
Build-A-Reader: Fairy Tales
Des Plaines Public Library, Tuesday, August 5 at 11am

Ticket Required

Join us for a fun storytime featuring one of Duplo's Build and Read sets. We will learn about princes, princesses, dragons, other folk and fairy tales and make a fun Three Little Pigs craft.

For children 3 to 5 years and a parent or caregiver. A limit of 20 children will be welcomed into the program. When you arrive, stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your free ticket. Tickets will be given out starting a half hour before the program.

Categories: Storytime, Kids

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Aug
5
Book Buzz: Captain Nobody
Des Plaines Public Library, Tuesday, August 5 at 3pm

Registration Required

Are you in 4th to 6th grades? Escape the summer heat and read Captain Nobody by Dean Pitchford. After you finish the book, get ready to have fun while we discuss Newt's adventures. This event requires registration. Stop by the Youth Services desk beginning Tuesday, July 1st to register. The first 10 kids to register get a free copy of the book to keep!

Remember, the hours you spend reading Captain Nobody count toward your summer reading goal!

Categories: Book Discussion, Kids

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Aug
5
Rebecca Makkai
Anderson's Two Doors East, Tuesday, August 5 at unknown time
Rebecca Makkai, The Hundred-Year House

bookstore. author event.

http://andersons2.indiebound.com/ (added from Penguin)
Aug
5
Rebecca Makkai
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Tuesday, August 5 at 7pm
Rebecca Makkai

Help welcome a Chicago area author with her story, set in the North Shore. It’s The Hundred-Year House, and author Rebecca Makkai is already making a name for herself with her engaging and thoroughly entertaining novel. TUESDAY, AUGUST 5 at 7:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

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Aug
6
Wild Times
Des Plaines Public Library, Wednesday, August 6 at 10am

Ticket Required

For children birth through 5 years old and their families: A "wild" time of rhyme, rhythm and movement featuring a different musical style each week. A limit of 50 people will be welcomed into the program. When you arrive, stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your free ticket. Tickets will be given out starting a half hour before the program.

Categories: Storytime, Kids

Program Room 2nd Floor (added from RSS Feed)
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Aug
6
Wild Times
Des Plaines Public Library, Wednesday, August 6 at 10:45am

Ticket Required

For children birth through 5 years old and their families: A "wild" time of rhyme, rhythm and movement featuring a different musical style each week. A limit of 40 people will be welcomed into the program. When you arrive, stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your free ticket. Tickets will be given out starting a half hour before the program.

Categories: Storytime, Kids

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Aug
6
Susan Blumberg-Kason
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Wednesday, August 6 at 7pm
SUSAN KLUMBERG-KASON

We are pleased to introduce Susan Blumberg-Kason with her new memoir, Good Chinese Wife: A Love Affair with China Gone Wrong. The Hong Kong-educated Chicago-area native gave her best attempt at becoming the perfect Chinese wife. The journey is told in her new book. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 6 at 7:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

Location: Street: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville Additional: 123 W Jefferson Ave City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Aug
7
Book Buzz: Powerless
Des Plaines Public Library, Thursday, August 7 at 10am

Registration Required

Are you in 6th to 8th grades? Escape the summer heat and read Powerless by Matthew Cody. After you finish the book, join us at the library to discuss Daniel's superhero adventures. This event requires registration. Stop by the Youth Services desk beginning Tuesday, July 1st to register. The first 10 kids to register get a free copy of the book to keep!

Remember, the hours you spend reading Powerless count toward your summer reading goal!

Categories: Book Discussion, Kids

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Aug
7
Books to Film - The Monuments Men
Des Plaines Public Library, Thursday, August 7 at 2pm
There will be screening of the film "The Monuments Men", then a discussion of it compared to the book by Robert M. Edsel and Bret Witter afterwards. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Copies of the book will be available to be picked up at the 3rd floor Readers Services at the beginning of June.

Categories: Book Discussion, Adults

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Aug
7
Authors Under the Awning - Aug. 7th
Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, Thursday, August 7 at 7pm
Location: Street: 7419 Madison St. City: Forest Park, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60130-1502 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Aug
9
Bagels and Books
Des Plaines Public Library, Saturday, August 9 at 10am

Ticket Required

Best for families with children ages 2 - 7, but all ages welcome. Join us as we share our favorite stories and FUEL up with a breakfast snack (coffee for the parents!).

Categories: Storytime, Kids

Program Room 2nd Floor (added from RSS Feed)
Aug
9
James Patterson Party
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Saturday, August 9 at 2pm
James Patterson PARTY

It’s our party to celebrate James Patterson’s new book, Middle School: Save Rafe! Here’s Book #5 in his Middle School series, and this time troublemaker Rafe is on a treacherous outdoor adventure. Can he survive and be ready for the halls of Hill’s Village Middle School? SATURDAY, AUGUST 9 at 2:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

Location: Street: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville Additional: 123 W Jefferson Ave City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Aug
9
G.K. Chesterton Society Meeting
Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, Saturday, August 9 at 2pm
Title: The Guns Of August

Author: Barbara Tuchman

Location: Street: 7419 Madison St. City: Forest Park, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60130-1502 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Aug
10
Author Discussion & Signing with Michael Black
Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, Sunday, August 10 at 02am
Michael Black comes to Centuries & Sleuths with his latest mystery, Chimes at Mid

Years ago police detective Kevin McClain was captured and tortured when he was an airborne ranger in Somalia. Now, years later, the mutilation murder of a homeless man brings back a flood of unpleasant memories. At the same time, FBI agent Felicia Knight is busy tracking down a terrorist cell purportedly set to strike in our nation s capital on the eve of the presidential election. What neither McClain nor Knight realizes is the two cases are secretly connected by a sinister plot more diabolical and far reaching than either of them can imagine. As their investigations coalesce, they find themselves in a desperate race against the clock to try and prevent our nation s capital from being engulfed in a cloud of death and destruction.

About the AuthorMichael A. Black is the author of 19 books and over 100 short stories and articles. He has a BA in English from Northern Illinois University and a MFA in Fiction Writing from Columbia College Chicago. He is an army veteran and was a police officer in the south suburbs of Chicago for over thirty years and worked in various capacities in police work including patrol supervisor, SWAT team leader, and tactical operations supervisor. His Ron Shade series, featuring the Chicago-based kickboxing private eye, and his police procedural series won several awards. He has also written two novels with television star Richard Belzer. His most recent books are Sacrificial Offerings, Pope s Last Case and Other Stories, and Sleeping Dragons in the Donald Pendleton s Executioner series.night

Location: Street: 7419 Madison St. City: Forest Park, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60130-1502 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Aug
10
Not for Kids Only Book Group
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Sunday, August 10 at 2pm
NOT FOR KIDS ONLY BOOK GROUP

Our Not for Kids Only Book Group, for adults who like to read books for children and teens, continues with a fun and lively discussion of The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, and Rump by Liesl Shurtliff. Read the books, then be ready to share your thoughts. New members are welcome. SUNDAY, AUGUST 10 at 2:00 PM Anderson's Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

Location: Street: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville Additional: 123 W Jefferson Ave City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Aug
12
Pajama Storytime, Spanish and English
Des Plaines Public Library, Tuesday, August 12 at 6:30pm

Ticket Required

Come to the library in your pajamas! We will read stories, sing songs, make a craft and have a SUPER fun night! Best for families with children ages 2-7, but all ages are welcome. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Please pick up a free ticket at the Youth Services Desk beginning 30 minutes prior to the program.

Categories: Storytime, Kids

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Aug
13
Wild Times
Des Plaines Public Library, Wednesday, August 13 at 10am

Ticket Required

For children birth through 5 years old and their families: A "wild" time of rhyme, rhythm and movement featuring a different musical style each week. A limit of 50 people will be welcomed into the program. When you arrive, stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your free ticket. Tickets will be given out starting a half hour before the program.

Categories: Storytime, Kids

Program Room 2nd Floor (added from RSS Feed)
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