It may not quite feel like spring in Villa Park, but Spring Training and the baseball season has begun! Check out these biographies of baseball’s finest to get in the spirit.
A-Rod: The Many Lives of Alex Rodriguez by Selena Roberts
Ernie Banks: Mr. Cub and the Summer of ’69 by Phil Rogers
Hank Greenberg: The Hero of Heroes by John Rosegren
Harry Caray: The Voice of the Fans by Pat Hughes
Ozzie’s School of Management: Lessons from the Dugout, the Clubhouse, and the Doghouse by Rick Morrissey
Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend by James H. Hirsch
For more biographies of baseball stars, check out our Pinterest board or ask a librarian!
National Deaf History Month is celebrated March 13 to April 15. This month celebrates deaf history as well as promoting the deaf culture in the U.S. To learn more about American Sign Language and prominent historical and current figures in the deaf community, check out our new display.
Here are a few of the titles you will find on our display. But, to see them all make sure to stop in and take a look!
I’ll Scream Later by Marlee Martin
American Sign Language Dictionary by Martin L.A. Sternberg
The Joy of Signing by Lottie L. Riekehof
Helen Keller: A Life by Dorothy Herrmann
Religious Signing: A Comprehensive Guide for All Faiths by Elaine Costello
The Book of Name Signs: Naming in American Sign Language by Samuel J. Supalla
The Parthenon Enigma is a revolutionary new understanding of the most famous and influential building in the world. NYU classics professor Joan Breton Connelly (Portrait of a Priestess) delves into the significance of this Athenian wonder and presents a different interpretation of the frieze that encircles it.
The Villa Park Public Library now has a limited number of tax forms available. The Library will have copies of federal and state tax forms, as well as a small number of instructional packets. The forms will be displayed in the Multi-Media Center on the first floor. If we no longer have any copies available, you can have copies of the forms printed for .10 cents a page. If you have any further questions, please contact the Information Desk.
There are currently a number of 2013 Federal forms and publications available online from the IRS.
The 2013 Illinois Individual Income Tax forms are available from the Illinois Department of Revenue.
Free Tax Return Preparation for those who qualify by Volunteers.
The College of DuPage is also offering free electronic filing.
AARP Tax Aid Locator.
For information on Tax Preparation for Elderly and Low Income individuals, follow this link.
Click here for additional tax information.
We’ve got books to help you prepare you for your next trip; come check them out!