Perler Bead Workshop


Wednesday, March 27 at 10:30 a.m.
AGES: 8 to 16 years old

Join the Library for an awesome, casual craft! Let your imagination run wild as you use all sorts of different colored Perler beads and create whatever design you’d like. You could create a video game character (each bead works perfectly as one pixel!), animal, or even Doctor Who… it’s up to you! Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

After School Hangout


Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays | 3:00—5:00 p.m.
Tuesdays | 2:00—4:00 p.m.
March 4—May 30 | AGES: 3rd—8th grade

Need a place to wait after school for your ride or for practice to start? Join the Library for video games, coloring, board games, homework help, and more! (Please note: After School Hangout will not take place during Spring Break)

 

Teen Crafting


Wednesdays at 2:00 p.m.
June 12 – July 31
Ages: 12 to 18 years old

Teens are invited to join Mr. Parish every week for fun and easy crafts. Each week will be a different project, using a variety of materials. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Yu-Gi-Oh Dueling Links Club


Tuesdays at 4:00—5:00 p.m.
March 5 – May 28
AGES: 10 to 16 years old

Are you a fan of Yu-Gi-Oh duel links? Join Parish to test your skills and battle others! Yu-Gi-Oh duel links is a FREE mobile app for both Android and Apple users. Don’t have a phone? Bring your deck of cards and battle offline. Registration is not required to attend, but for best results, players should have the game downloaded and a deck constructed for both versions.

 

Women’s FIFA World Cup Showing


Ages: 10 and up

World Cup soccer is back again at the Bensenville Library this summer! The U.S. Women’s Team has qualified as the #1 ranked team to play in France for the World Cup!  Will Team USA repeat a championship after winning the cup in 2015? Catch some of their matches here live on T.V.

Tuesday, June 11 at 2:00 p.m. | United States vs. Thailand

Thursday, June 20 at 2:00 p.m. | United States vs. Sweden

 

 

Mobile Room Escape: Down Periscope


Wednesday, June 13 at 2:00 AND 4:00 p.m. | Ages: 12-18 years old

You’re “locked” in a submarine, submerged in the North Atlantic, surrounded by enemy warships. You have one hour to work with your peers to guide your sub to safety. Search for hidden clues, use your periscope to chart the course, and solve other riddles. Can you escape in time? Registration is not required, but space is limited to 12 participants each session. Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. for the first session and 3:30 p.m. for the second session.


Wednesday, June 13 at 6:00 p.m.  | Adults only!

You’re “locked” in a submarine, submerged in the North Atlantic, surrounded by enemy warships. You have one hour to work with your peers to guide your sub to safety. Search for hidden clues, use your periscope to chart the course, and solve other riddles. Can you escape in time? Registration is not required, but space is limited. Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

 

Video Game Club


Video Game Club
Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m. | June 11 – July 30 | AGES: 12 to 18 years old

Join the Library for video game playing! Each week we will be using a different game system to truly test your skills! At the club, we will vote on which game we will be playing that day. Registration is not required, but no more attendees will be accepted after an hour into the program. The games played will be rated from E-T.


Video Game Club Tournament
Thursday, July 25 at 1:00—5:00 p.m.
Ages: 10 to 18 years old

Join the library for its second MEGA Video Game Tournament Day – complete with pizza! Our tournament will be split into two game brackets, titles to be released one week prior to event. Registration is not required, but space is limited. Battling players will not be allowed to participate in the tournament after the first 15 minutes, so please arrive early.