Thu., June 9 • 7:30 p.m. Join Michelle Hoffmann for a discussion of Rebecca Skloot’s The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Visit the first floor service desk to pick up a copy of the book today! Registration is not required.
Adult Readers Advisory
Looking for something new to read? The Villa Park Public Library has a fantastic Readers Advisory staff that is happy to recommend novels. Whether you’re looking for new authors similar to old favorites, or you’re ready for something completely new, our staff is here to help. They organize reading groups and book discussions to help make reading a more social experience. These folks know their stuff!
Favorite Genres: Primary Source Historical Texts, Horror
Favorite Genres: Mysteries, Graphic Novels
Favorite Genres: Romantic Suspense, Scifi-fantasy
Favorite Genres: Alternate History Fiction, Suspense
Favorite Genres: Chic Literature, Mysteries
Favorite Genres: Mysteries, Audiobooks, History
Favorite Genres: True-life biographies, Non-fiction
Latest Book Lists, Discussions, and Information from Adult Services
The library now owns two Roku 3 video streaming devices. Only one device can be checked out at a time. The Rokus may be checked out for two weeks and renewed if there are no holds.
Mon., May 23 • 6:00–8:30 p.m. Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your own poems to read aloud and discuss. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library.
Fri., May 20 • 1:30–2:30 p.m. Come join us for the latest craze! Coloring pages, crayons, and pencils. will be available. For adults ages 18 and older. Registration is not required. Limit of 35.
Tue., May 17 • 7:30 p.m. If you have knowledge of pop culture, history and other weird facts and want to show off your skills, then join us for our Team Trivia Tuesday at Crazy Pour (105 E. North Avenue, Villa Park). Enter as a team of up to 8 or come on your own and we will pair you up. (read the rest…)