Spanish Storytime


First Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m.
Third Saturday of each month at 10:30 a.m.
March 1 – July 31
AGES: 2 to 5 years old

Join us for a special Spanish language storytime! Lizzeth Fausto will present all of our favorite books, rhymes, and movement activities bilingually. A healthy snack will be provided to participants! Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Stop by the Youth Desk the day of the class to reserve your spot. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Beach Dance Party


Saturday, June 23 at 10:30 a.m.
AGES: 1 to 5 years old

Join Miss Kyrie for a special summer-themed music and movement program! Wear your fanciest duds and spend the morning singing, laughing, and (most importantly) dancing! Registration is not required to attend this program.

 

Nursery Rhyme Olympics


Wednesday, April 11 at 10:30 a.m.
AGES: 2 to 5 years old

Children can join us from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for the Nursery Rhyme Olympics! Think you’re strong or fast enough to win a gold medal? Test out your abilities and participate in each of our stations based on popular nursery rhymes. Every 1st place finish earns you a medal to add to your Olympic Necklace. Registration is not required to attend this class, but space is limited. Spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny


Saturday, March 10 at 10:00 a.m. | Blackhawk Middle School Cafeteria
AGES: 12 years old and younger

Kids 12 and younger are encouraged to join the Bensenville Community Public Library and Bensenville School District 2 for our first annual Breakfast with the Easter Bunny in the Blackhawk Middle School Cafeteria. This event includes a pancake, tater tots, sausage, and egg breakfast, a photo-op with the Easter Bunny, as well as other crafts and activities. Registration is not required, but space is limited. All children must be attended by an adult. All adults must be accompanied with a child. For questions or further details, please contact the Library at (630) 766-4642.

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Pinhole Votive Lamps


Wednesday, August 15 at 7:00 p.m.
Adults only!

Join us for a fun spin on traditional pinhole lanterns made from tin cans—we’ll be making pinhole votive lamps out of paper and a glass votive! Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please note: For all adult crafting and DIY programs, doors to the event will open 15 minutes prior to the event start time. Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and seats cannot be held.