Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
June 12 – July 31
AGES: 2 to 12 years old
Join the Library every Wednesday morning for Art Club. Each week we will provide a different project for you to complete as well as a variety of supplies for you to create your own masterpiece. No registration is required to attend, but space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.
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.
Third Tuesday of the month* at 6:30 p.m.
AGES: 3 to 11 years old
Sept. 17 | Oct. 15 | Nov. 19 | Jan. 21 | Feb. 18
Join us the third Tuesday of every month* to channel your inner artist. See what you can create with different types of paints, stamps, and more, available from the Library’s art supply stash. We will present themed project ideas to get you started. All of our supplies are washable, but there is a chance for a mess, so wear something that can get messy! Space is limited, and artists will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. *Family Art Night does not meet in December
Special Editions during Hispanic Heritage Month:
Tuesday, September 17 —Making Mini Volcanoes
Tuesday, October 15 — Papel Picado
Join us on the third Thursday of every month at 7:00 p.m. and take advantage of stadium seating, new HD projection, and free popcorn in the Library’s auditorium for a showing of cinematic gems you may have missed. Admission to the show is free! Film titles for this program are announced one month prior to the event.
Five emotionally fragile teens are committed to Blackwood, a mysterious school for gifted girls. Mesmerized by the intense head mistress Madame Duret, they think they have found a place where they can finally flourish academically and artistically. The mystery deepens as they break through layer after layer of misdirection to discover the true, horrifying purpose of the school.
(2018, Rated PG-13, 1 hour 36 minutes)
Please note: all Film Fanatics showings will be at the Bensenville Library