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!

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Library Closing Friday, August 14, 2015

Posted August 1, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events
Library Closing Friday, August 14, 2015

Please visit our website at www.vppl.info to renew materials and access library databases. Regular business hours will resume on Saturday, August 15.

Last Laughs of Summer

Posted July 27, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
Last Laughs of Summer

Aug. 6 Lost in America  (© Warner Bros., 1985) 91 min., R 6:30 p.m. (presented by Friends of the Villa Park Library) Last Laugh of the Summer movies are shown in the library’s Ohrman Room on select Thursdays. Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows the screening.  

Creative Science To Go! Open House

Posted July 22, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events
Creative Science To Go! Open House

Wed., Aug. 12 • 6:00–8:00 p.m. Come see and touch our brand new Creative Science to Go! kits, designed for students in Pre-K through Grade 8 for use at home. The science kits, made possible by a grant from IEEE (the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) will open up the world of Simple Machines, (read the rest…)

Summer Reading Program Ends August 1

Summer Reading Program Ends August 1

Another successful year of summer reading is quickly coming to a close. But there are still a couple of weeks left to Read to the Rhythm! Read on and be sure to bring in your completed reading logs back to the library. The last day to collect prizes and earn drawing chances is Saturday, August (read the rest…)

Team Trivia Tuesday

Posted July 7, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
Team Trivia Tuesday

Tue., July 21 • 7:30 p.m. Special Location: Crazy Pour, 105 E. North Ave., Villa Park If you have a knowledge of pop culture, history and other weird facts and want to show off your skills, then join us for our Team Trivia Tuesday. Enter as a team of up to 7 or come on (read the rest…)

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