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Thanksgiving Closings

Posted November 20, 2015 | Posted in Front Page

In honor of Thanksgiving, the library will close at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 25th and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 26th. Please visit for 24/7 access to databases, eBooks, eMovies, eMusic, and your library account. We will reopen on Friday, November 27th at 9 am.

The Career Re-Launcher Workshop (The CREW™)

Posted November 14, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-10-10-Career Re-Launcher Workshop-450x250Sat., Nov. 21 • 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Frustrated with your job and life? Are you ready to review and reignite them both? Bring a pen, paper and an open mind to this workshop. Registration is required. Space is limited.

St. Nick’s Mart!

Posted November 13, 2015 | Posted in Front Page

You are invited to attend the Friends of the Villa Park Library

2nd Annual St. Nick’s Mart!

Held in conjunction with Joyful Traditions, this event will be held on:

Saturday, December 5 from 6pm – 8:30pm

@ the Library Annex

317 S. Ardmore Avenue in Villa Park

Begin your holiday shopping and visit the following vendors:

  • 2 Girls and Their Crafts – Holiday Décor
  • Bead Artistry by Marian – Beaded Christmas ornaments & Jewelry
  • Beadweyr – Hand Made Beaded Jewely & Accessories
  • Friends of the Villa Park Library – Cookbooks & Collectibles
  • Jems for Jackie – Fused Dichroic Glass Jewelry & Gifts
  • Juice Plus+ – Whole Food Based Nutrition
  • Karen Marnell – Mesh wreaths, pillows, bookmarks & lanyards
  • Mary Tomaso – Hand Knitted scarves, needlepoint pins & ornaments
  • Origami Owl – Custom jewelry
  • Pampered Chef – Julie Miller, Independent Consultant
  • Pure Ambiance Salon& Beauty Boutique – Paparazzi
  • accessories, Younique & Windrift Hill
  • Tastefully Simple – Gourmet easy to prepare foods

Proceeds from this event will benefit the Friends of the Villa Park Library, a 501(c)(3) organization who support the mission of the Villa Park Public Library.

Mystery Readers

Posted November 12, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-11-19-Mystery Readers-450x250Thursday, Nov. 19   Discussions meet at 7:30 p.m. and are  led by Lesley Cyrier:  The Sherlockian by Graham Moore.

Build the Perfect Cheeseboard!

Posted November 11, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-11-18-Build the Perfect Cheese Board-450x250Wed., Nov. 18 • 7:00–8:30 p.m.
Gear up for your holiday entertaining as we taste several different cheeses and find the ideal accoutrements to make a memorable and tasty cheeseboard. Registration is required.

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