Film Fanatics: The Zookeeper's Wife | Thursday, July 20 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bensenville Theatre
Join the Library at the Bensenville Theatre for a showing of The Zookeeper’s Wife, the real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. (2016, Rated PG-13, Running time: 1 hour, 51 minutes)
Heroes on the Air | Sunday, July 23 at 7:00 p.m.
Join radio historian and Those Were the Days host Steve Darnall for a “super” evening of sounds from the past, featuring some of the many heroes who made their way from comics for radio—and a few who started on radio and went on to conquer the world.
Monday Matinee: Rise of the Guardians | Monday, July
Generation after generation, immortal Guardians like Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny and the Tooth Fairy protect the world's children from darkness and despair. However, an evil boogeyman named Pitch Black schemes to overthrow the Guardians by obliterating children's belief in them. It falls to a winter sprite named Jack Frost to thwart Pitch's plans and save the Guardians from destruction.
Craftmas in July | Tuesday, July 25 at 7:00 p.m.
Get a jump on your Christmas to do list at Craftmas in July! Join us for ornament making, homemade gift ideas, and more. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Adults only, please!
Pokemon Grand Slam Tournament | Wednesday, July 26 at 3:00 p.m.
Thought the Pokémon League was challenging? Test your skills at the Library’s Pokémon Grand Slam Tournament! Battles will be one on one until the Library’s Champion is crowned.