Sun., Dec. 13 11:00 a.m.–7:30 p.m. *Special Location: Barnes & Noble, 297 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook Need to do some holiday shopping? The Friends of the Villa Park Library will be staffing a welcome table at Barnes & Noble and wrapping gifts to help raise funds for the library. A percentage of the sales on (read the rest…)
Looking for that great new 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 like your old favorites, or you’re ready for something completely new, our RA staff is here to help. They run 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
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Sat., Dec. 5 • 11:00 a.m. Join us to welcome the first annual Mitten Tree to the library! If you wish to contribute, bring in an item of warm clothing or winter gear (hat, scarf, etc.) to be donated to those in need. In honor of each donation, a pair of paper mitten ornaments can (read the rest…)
Wed., Nov. 4 • 7:00–8:30 p.m. Write a resume that will help you land the interview. Learn valuable interviewing strategies to help you get the job. Make an appointment with the presenter to return on a Saturday for a one-on-one review or your resume.
In this intimate but disturbing portrayal of Richard Nixon in the White House, Bob Wooward provides one of the last pieces of the enduring Nixon puzzle. He exposes the untold story of Alexander Butterfield, the Nixon aide who disclosed the secret White House taping system that changed history and provided the evidence of his Watergate (read the rest…)
Sat., 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.