Teen Services

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… [...]

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. [...]

Visiting the Beyond

Tuesday, September 19 7–8:45 p.m. Ages 14 and up Visiting the Beyond is a historical journey with original photography, personal experiences, and the detailed haunted happenings of each location. Registration is required. [...]

Homeschool Meetup

Friday, September 15 10–11 a.m. All ages Connect with other homeschoolers! We’ll share information about resources and programs we off er for homeschool students and educators. Refreshments will be served. Registration is not required. [...]

Teen Book Preview: Fall Releases

Looking for something to read this fall? Take a look at the following new releases in teen fiction, including bestselling-author Jason Reynolds' latest book and a new psychological suspense from the author of We Were Liars. You can place a hold on the item if it is not yet available for checkout. Auma's Long Run by… [...]

Win the Homework Wars

Monday, September 11 6:30–7 p.m. Parents of students in K–12 Learn how to get your kids started on the right foot with homework for the year. Q+A session follows presentation by Huntington Learning Center. Registration is required. [...]

Holiday Matinee

Friday, September 8 1 p.m. All ages Join us for a screening of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul (©Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, 2017: PG, 91 minutes). Registration is not required.   [...]

Celebrate Roald Dahl Day!

Wednesday, September 13 3–5 p.m. All ages Join us for a celebration of Roald Dahl’s 101st birthday. Take the Gobblefunk quiz, play some phizzwhizzing games, and make a festive party hat to wear! Registration is not required. [...]

Dine Out with the Friends!

Wednesday, September 6 11 a.m.–9 p.m.  Location: Back Alley Burger (609 St Charles Rd, Elmhurst) Enjoy some delicious food and support a great cause! Back Alley Burger will donate 10% of the proceeds to the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Show our flyer in person or on your smartphone. Valid only at the location above.   [...]