Book & Plant Sidewalk Sale

  • Saturday, May 14 | 9:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m. 

Calling all book & plant lovers and bargain hunters! Join us for a special outdoor, socially-distanced, Library book sale. We will also have a limited selection of flowers and vegetable plants and houseplants available for purchase. Browse through fiction and non-fiction titles, children’s and teen books, and more. Everyone is invited!

Weather permitting, this event will take place outdoors in front of the Library. In the event of inclement weather, the sale will be moved indoors

Summer Reading 2021

Join Bensenville Library’s summer reading program, Reading Colors Your World! Summer reading has something for everyone — from babies to adults! Read and partake in Library activities all summer long and win prizes! Register at the Library or through our online program site,!

KIDS: All kids receive a prize bag just for registering! Get a raffle ticket for every 7 days you read for one of our grand prizes! Complete 35 days of reading (as little or as long!) or activities to receive your finishers’ prize — a book, a t-shirt, and another entry in our grand prize drawings! All prizes available while supplies last!


ADULTS: Read and log 6 books to complete the program and earn this year’s prize: a “Reading Colors Your World” mug! For every book you read, you will earn a raffle ticket for our grand prize drawing! (Max. 10 total entries per person.) We’re raffling off three Kindle Fires!

Thank you to our Summer Reading 2021 sponsors! 


Green St. Grille (Bensenville) • Stabile McDonald’s (Bensenville McDonald’s) • Edge Ice Arena (Bensenville) • Wendy’s (Wood Dale) • Safari Land (Villa Park) • Classic Cinemas (Downer’s Grove) • The Chicago Dogs