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Animal Tracks

Posted June 24, 2016 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events


Fri., July 1 • 2–3 p.m.  Find clues left behind by animals and make plaster cast molds of footprints. Presented by the Lakeview Nature Center. For grades 1–2. Registration is required.

Mystery Readers

Posted June 23, 2016 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page


Thu., July 21 • 7:30 p.m.  Join Lesley Cyrier for a discussion of Michael Robotham’s Suspect. Visit the first floor service desk to pick up a copy of the book today! Registration is not required. 


Posted June 23, 2016 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events


Thu., Jun. 30 • 3:00–4:00 p.m.  Our program for craft kids! Join us and make your very own fish mobile! For kids ages 8-13. Registration is required. 



VPPL Mini-Library


Thu., June 30 • 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.  In partnership with School District 45 and Jefferson Middle School, we will offer a mini-library this summer at Jefferson Middle School (255 W. Vermont St., Villa Park). Check out materials, apply for library cards, and join in activities and crafts!

Creative Science: Moon & Stars

Posted June 22, 2016 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events


Wed., June 29 • 1:30–2:30 p.m. for grades K–2
Wed., June 29 • 3:30–4:30 p.m. for grades 3–5

What do you see when you look into the night sky? Is the moon really made of cheese? Can stars really shoot across the sky? Each session tailors this program to a specific age group.


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