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Last Laughs of Summer

Posted July 27, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-08-06-Last Laughs of Summer-450x250Aug. 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

2015-08-12-Creative Science to Go!-450x250Wed., 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, Structures, and Electricity. Filled with LEGO, K’NEX, Snap Circuits, DVDs, books, and more, these kits will delight and amaze you!

For all ages. No registration is required.

Summer Reading Program Ends August 1

Murphy_iread17_colorAnother 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 1.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Posted July 10, 2015 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events,Teen Services

2015-07-28-Super Smash Bros. Brawl-450x250Tue., July 28 • 2:00–4:00 p.m.

Play to win Game Stop gift cards in our Super Smash Bros. tournament! Snacks will be provided. Controllers will be provided, or bring your own. Super Smash Bros. Wii U is a Wii U game rated E10+. For grades 6–12. Registration is required.

Team Trivia Tuesday

Posted July 7, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-07-21-Team Trivia_Tuesday-450x250(1)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 your own and we will pair you up. Win prizes and have fun. Registration is suggested but not required

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