Adult Services

Readers Advisory

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 fiction!

Latest Book Lists and Information from Adult Services

On the Job Front: Resume & Interview Strategies Workshop on January 7, 2015

Posted December 19, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Resume & Interview Strategies Workshop on January 7, 2015

  When January 7,  2015 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Where The Villa Park Public Library (Conference Room) 305 South Ardmore Avenue Villa Park, Illinois 60181 Learn how to create a powerful resume and develop effective interviewing skills in this insightful workshop. Arrange an appointment with the presenter for the following Saturday for a one-on-one (read the rest…)

On the Job Front: College of DuPage Career Fair – January 31, 2015

Posted December 19, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: College of DuPage Career Fair – January 31, 2015

College of DuPage Career Fair Saturday, January 31, 2015 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Physical Education Center (PEC) Arena 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn The College of DuPage annual Career Fair is an event that will assist job seekers with securing employment. Job seekers are encouraged to attend preparation workshops held the two weeks prior (read the rest…)

What’s all the Hoopla?

Posted December 12, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
What’s all the Hoopla?

You are now able to download the free hoopla digital mobile app on your Android or Apple IOS device (or use your computer to visit the Library’s website and connect to hoopla) to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or (read the rest…)

New Display: The Royal Family

Posted December 7, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
New Display: The Royal Family

The royals are coming! Next week the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William will be making a visit to New York City. Join in on the fun and learn more about the couple and other members of their family by checking out our new display – The Royal Family. Here you will find biographies of (read the rest…)

New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2014

Posted December 5, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2014

It’s that time of year again…the time for the best of 2014 lists! One of our favorites here at VPPL is the New York Times 100 Notable Books list. To see the fiction and non-fiction titles on this list make sure to stop in and check out our new display. We can also order you (read the rest…)

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