Anime Club began in person meetings again in October 2021. We will be meeting in person for all future meetings unless the coronavirus rears its ugly head again, forcing a migration to Zoom. Fingers crossed that everyone stays healthy and safe!

June Anime Club: Candy Sushi
Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022 from 3:30-5pm
This month is all things sushi! We will learn about the history of the dish as well as make our own candy sushi rolls. Once our treats are ready, we will watch anime together.

July Anime Club: Japanese Fairy Tales
Wednesday, July 20th, 2022 from 3:30-5pm
This month we will be exploring fairy tales from Japan to see how they differ from Western stories. And of course...anime!

Please note, the teen anime club is for teens in Grades 9-12. Adults over the age of 18 are encouraged to checkout our Adult Anime Club aka Animangiacs. They meet next in-person on the evening of Thursday, April 14th from 6-7:45pm over at the Eastgate Branch Library. For those in 8th grade and below, please contact the Youth Services Department at 847-458-6060 ext. 135 or sent a message to

Want to watch some anime from home? Check out these streaming services which do offer some anime for free without paid subscriptions!