Gaming Sunday's @ the library takes place the second and fourth Sundays of each month. The next scheduled meetings are May 29th, June 12 and 26th, July 10th and 24th, August 14th, September 11th and 25th. We meet from 12:30-4 pm in meeting rooms 2/3 to play customizable card games such as Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, board games, and anything else people want to bring. All ages are welcome.
There will be a Pokemon League Tournament on Saturday June 4th and Saturday July 16th beginning at 9 am in Meeting Room 1.
Super Smash Brothers Brawl Tournament on Wii will take place Saturday June 11th in Meeting Room One. Teens and Tweens ages 13 and under especially invited. Check in begins at 10:30 am with tournament play beginning at 11:30 am. Bring your own labeled controller (if you have one) and your lunch. Snacks and drinks provided. Prizes for 1st through 4th place provided by Game Stop. Additional consoles will be available for non-tournament players.
Summer of arts and crafts for teen girls ages 11-17 years old. We are looking for anyone who loves to meet new people, learn new things, working with their hands, as well as their brains, being creative, and most of all that don't mind the possibility getting messy. If you don't want to go alone bring your friends to join in the fun. The major project will be a handmade dream catcher and possible other minor projects will come along if time allows. The dates will be Monday June 27th, July 11th, July 18th, and July 25th from 10 am to 1 pm in Meeting Room Two. Registration is required. Register by coming to the Young Adult Department.
Mario Kart Races will be taking place on Wednesday July 6th and Wednesday July 27th for ages 12 and under from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm in Meeting Room One. Check-in will begin at 12:30 pm with play beginning around 1:00 pm. Races will end by 3:30 pm, and there will be prizes and refreshments. Please register as space is limited. To register stop by the Teen Department help desk or call (630) 483-4928. This is a teen volunteer project.
Learn HTML to design your own website. Join us on Thursday July 7th, July 14th, July 21st, and July 28th in Meeting Room One from 1:30-3:30 pm. Participants are expected to attend all four sessions. For ages 9-12. Registration is required as space is limited to 10 participants. Register by calling the Young Adult Department at (630) 483-4928 or stopping by the Young Adult service desk. This is a teen volunteer sponsored program.
Painting with Sarah Nasir for teens will take place on Wednesday July 13th at 7:00 pm in Meeting Room One. Sarah will show teens how to capture a scene along the Lake Michigan shore in acrylics. For Teens ages 11 - 17 exclusively. Limited to 12 participants and registration is required. Register by calling the Teen Department help desk at (630) 483-4928.
Smoothies and snacks for teen cooks will take place on Monday July 18th at 1:00 pm in Meeting Room One. Chef Maddox will show you how to whip up some delicious snacks and smoothies to share with friends. For Teens ages 11-17 exclusively. Registration is required. Register by calling the Teen Department help desk at (630) 483-4928.