Naperville Public Library Blog

May 4, 2015 - 09:39 — ellennorton

May 4-10 is National Screen Free Week, an initiative started in 1994 to encourage kids and families to unplug from their devices and engage in other activities.

April 29, 2015 - 14:38 — KentPalmer

Coworking is a new approach to work that is becoming increasingly popular. It involves independent workers in a shared working space.

April 20, 2015 - 14:57 — Anonymous

Come with us as we go "Rocking on the Road to Reading"! As parents and caregivers, you provide your baby, toddler, or preschooler with their first books and reading experiences.

April 16, 2015 - 15:49 — ShannonMcNaperville

Even if you're a cat person, you have to admit that dogs do have some great qualities. They can be loyal, friendly, protective, and funny.

April 14, 2015 - 15:27 — KentPalmer

April is Financial Literacy Month. Unfortunately, studies show how poorly-informed Americans are when it comes to managing their money. 

April 13, 2015 - 12:24 — Anonymous

April 12th marks the start date of National Library Week! A national observance to celebrate what your library has to offer in materials, programming and more!

April 4, 2015 - 12:54 — SarahHumphries

It's hard to miss as you walk by, but if you haven't been to the 95th Street Idea Lab come check it out!

April 3, 2015 - 09:57 — AllisonHopkins

Amidst the busy schedule of academics in grade school, I always looked forward to art class.More specifically, when we worked with clay.

April 1, 2015 - 08:30 — Anonymous

Whether or not you keep a poem in your pocket, poetry is invaluable in so many different ways.  Even for the very youngest baby, rhymes and rhythm help children learn to identify and remember

March 26, 2015 - 15:52 — ShannonMcNaperville

Rolling meadows, stone cottages, elegant manor houses...who wouldn't be charmed by the pastoral setting of rural England? Check out some of these books and go there without leaving your house!