Practice SAT Test

Saturday, September 30 9 a.m.–12 p.m. Deposit $10 For high school students only Practice taking a test under the same conditions you will experience during a real exam. Bring a calculator and pencils. Must live in or attend a high school in Villa Park or Oakbrook Terrace. Proctored by Huntington Learning Center. Arrive promptly at… [...]

Villa Park Antique Appraisals with Leonard Auctions

Thursday, September 28 6:30–8:30 p.m. Fee $5 per person* • Additional $5 to have an item appraised (1 per person please) Join the Friends for a presentation on the appraisal process, antique market, and an appraisal of one personal item. Sponsored by the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Registration is required. *Current Friends of the Villa… [...]

Terrarium Garden

Wednesday, September 27 7–8 p.m. Fee $20 Join Peggy Garvin of Garvin Gardens to create your very own terrarium garden. Registration is required. [...]


Wednesday, September 27 3:45–4:45 p.m. Ages 6 and up Make something unique using a selection of LEGO® bricks and accessories. Registration is required. [...]

Genealogy: Find the Whole Family

Tuesday, September 26 6–7:30 p.m. Build your ancestral connections using in this hands-on class. Bring 2–3 generations of family info to get started. Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required. Registration is required. [...]

Poetry Workshop

Monday, September 24 6–8:30 p.m. Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your poems to read and discuss. Registration is not required. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library. [...]

Community Storytime @ Cornerstone Books

Monday, September 25 9:30–10 a.m. All ages with adult Special Location: Cornerstone Books (22 S Villa Ave, Villa Park) We're at Cornerstone Books once a month to tell stories and visit the community! Come by and enjoy a change of venue with us. Registration is not required. [...]

Sunday Movie Matinee

Sunday, September 24 1:30 p.m. Join the Friends of the Villa Park Library for a screening of Hidden Figures (©20th Century Fox, 2016: PG, 127 minutes). Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows the film. Registration is not required.   [...]

Banned Books Week

September 24–30 Can YOU guess what the shredded book is? A different banned book title will be featured each day in the banned books jar. [...]