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125 S. Municipal Drive
Sugar Grove, IL 60554
(630) 466-4686
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Mon - Thur: 10am - 8pm
Sat: 10am - 4pm

Teen Programs

January Events:

Escape RoomCreate Your Own Virtual Escape Room

Grades 6-12. 

Learn coding while making a virtual Escape Room! You'll learn the basics of Python, write your own story, and create an Escape Room for friends and family to play.

                                              Tuesday January 3, 2023, 6:00pm-7:00pm. Register Here. 


Teen ChefTeen Chef Competition

Grades 6-12. 

It's time to see who's dessert making skills reign supreme. Teens will compete to create a dessert that fits the mystery theme. Prizes will be awarded for different categories, such as most beautiful dessert or most adventurous flavor combination.

Saturday January 21, 2023, 1:00pm-2:00pm. Register Here.


Dot JournalsTeen Craft: Customizing Dot Journals

Grades 6-12. 

Relax, eat yummy snacks, and decorate your own dot journals. What is a dot journal? A dot journal is a journal with a grid of dots instead of traditional lines, making it easier to create fun layouts for planners and habit tracker journaling. Most people know the name brand "Bullet Journal."  Teens will receive a journal that they can customize using pens, markers, stencils, and planner stickers. They can set up a journal to use as a planner, a habit tracker, a sketchbook or just use for journaling.

                                               Monday January 30, 2023, 6:00pm-7:00pm. Register Here.



Grades 9-12 and Adults 

A representative from My College Planning Team will answer your questions about college entrance exams in this virtual program. Families will learn key differences between the SAT and ACT, the best time to start studying, keys to achieving one’s highest score, and how the SAT/ACT can impact merit aid and scholarships.

 Tuesday January 31, 2023, 6:00pm-7:00pm. Register Here.



Check out our Game Board Collection 

game board


Online Video Games

Tip: In combination with a video conference or digital hangout, online video games can be a great way to have fun and gather safely with friends online.

Colonist - - Play an online version of the popular board game Catan

Jigsaw Puzzles - - Join in on a puzzle that others are working on, or create your own room and invite friends to work on a puzzle together.

Chess - - Play against a computer or a friend with this online version of the classic strategy game.

Board Game Arena - - Play well-known board games like Sushi Go, Cacassone, 7 Wonders, Yahtzee, and more. Games are browsable by one player, two player, building games, card games, dice games, and more.

Jack Box Games - - While not free, this is a popular game service to play while social distancing with friends. Check out this handy how-to article.

Google Doodle Games - Easy to play games available through Google.

NASA STEM Engagement

Play “Readers to the Rescue,” a visual mad-lib set inside a library inhabited by a cast of storybook characters

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