Know the 10 Signs: Alzheimer's Early Detection Matters | Wednesday, June 22 at 7:00 p.m.The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Attend this program to learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease. The Alzheimer’s Association will separate myth from reality and address commonly-held misconceptions about Alzheimer’s. Hear from people who have the disease, find out how to recognize the warning signs in yourself and others, and learn why early detection matters. Sign up required. To register, contact the Adult Services Desk.
June 23 at 12:00 p.m. – Nick Jr: Sleepytime Tales (30 minutes) – Come in your pajamas! | Bring a sack lunch and other refreshments to the Library and enjoy them along with one of our favorite short films.After the movie, kids can complete a craft inspired by the story. Click for more information...
Coloring & Cocktails | Friday, June 24 at 7:00 p.m.Have you heard? Coloring isn’t just for kids anymore! It’s a relaxing, stress-relieving, and fun way to spend an hour or two. Join other coloring aficionados at Coloring & Cocktails, the library’s new coloring club for adults. We’ll provide the coloring sheets/colors and the (faux) cocktails. It’s the perfect way to de-stress after a long work week! NOTE: This after hours program is for adults only. Children will not be admitted to the program.
Robert Johnson performed by Fruteland Jackson | Sunday, June 26 at 2:00 p.m.This lecture/performance gives audiences insight into the life and times of Robert Johnson. Fruteland Jackson uses storytelling to bring the legend of Robert Johnson to clear view. Robert Johnson was a key player in the development of Delta Blues, and its link to Chicago Style blues (urban blues) is discussed and celebrated through his compositions. Homage is also paid to his mentors, influences and teachers. The myth and mystery surrounding his death and the legacy of his music are highlighted. Features selected songs of Robert Johnson.
Monday Morning Matinees: The Jungle Book | Monday, June 27 @ 11:00 a.m.Join the library every Monday at 11:00 a.m. at the Bensenville Theatre for Monday Morning Matinees. Each week we will feature a classic film your kids may have missed seeing on the big screen. Theatre opens at 10:30 a.m. Admission to the show is free.