Holiday Film Classic: It's a Wonderful Life | Saturday, December 16 at 1:00 p.m. at the Bensenville Theatre

Join us at the Bensenville Theatre to watch the classic Christmas film, It’s A Wonderful Life. Enjoy one of the most beloved of all Christmas movies on the big screen during this special event. Free admission!

The Library will be closed on the following dates: Sunday, December 24 – Christmas Eve | Monday, December 25 – Christmas Day | Sunday, December 31 – New Year’s Eve | Monday, January 1, 2018 – New Year’s Day

Noon Year's Eve | Friday, December 29 at 11:00 a.m.

AGES: 8 years old and under | Join us for a family friendly celebration counting down to the New Year without staying up late! Enjoy crafts, play, music and dancing, concluding with a balloon drop at 12:00 p.m.

Family Movie Night: The Emoji Movie | Tuesday, January 2 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bensenville Theatre

Hidden inside a smartphone, the bustling city of Textopolis is home to all emojis. Each emoji has only one facial expression, except for Gene, an exuberant emoji with multiple expressions. Determined to become “normal” like the other emojis, Gene enlists the help of his best friend Hi-5 and a notorious code breaker called Jailbreak. During their travels through the other apps, the three emojis discover a great danger that could threaten their phone’s very existence.

Foreign Language Film Series: What To Do In Case of Fire | Monday, January 8 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bensenville Theatre

The humorous and touching story of six former creative anarchists who lived as house squatters in Berlin during its heyday in the 80s when Berlin was still an island in the middle of the former eastern Germany. At the end of the 80s they went their separate ways with the exception of Tim and Hotte, who have remained true to their ideals and continue to fight the issues they did as a group. In 2000, with Berlin as Germany’s new capital, an event happens forcing the group out of existential reason to reunite and, ultimately, come to grips with the reason they separated 12 years ago.