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Get Cooking with the Centennial Celebration!

Posted March 7, 2014 | Posted in Front Page
Ovaltine factory & Villa Park train depot

Ovaltine factory & Villa Park train depot

The Friends of the Villa Park Library are gathering recipes, pictures, and anecdotes for A Centennial Celebration: 100 Years of Cooking in Villa Park in honor of the Village of Villa Park’s 100th Anniversary Celebration, Aug. 8-10, 2014. The cookbook will be organized by each decade the Village has been in existence.We invite you to share your favorite Villa Park–related recipes, photos, and reminiscences by April 21, using the forms below or by filling out a paper form in person at the Library (available at the check-out desk). Photos may be submitted via email to vpcooks@gmail.com.

You can pre-order your copies of the cookbook (below or at the Library’s check-out desk) or buy them at the Library starting Aug. 8. Proceeds from the cookbook sales will go toward the Friends’ support for Library collections and services.
 
Los amigos de la Biblioteca de Villa Park están recaudando recetas, fotografías, y anécdotas para Una Celebración del Centenario: 100 Años Cocinando en Villa Park en honor a la Comunidad en la Celebración del 100 Aniversario de Villa Park, Agosto 8-10, 2014. El recetario será organizado por cada década que la Comunidad ha existido. Los invitamos a compartir sus recetas favoritas relacionadas con Villa Park, fotos, y recuerdos para el 21 de Abril, usando las siguientes formas o llenando en persona un formulario en la Biblioteca (disponible en el Checkout Desk). Las fotografías pueden ser sometidas vía email a vpcooks@gmail.com.

Usted puede pre-ordenar sus copias del recetario (a continuación o en el Checkout Desk de la Biblioteca) o comenzando el 8 de Agosto cómprelos en la Biblioteca. Los beneficios de la venta del recetario serán a favor del apoyo de los Amigos para las colecciones y servicios de la Biblioteca.

 

Recipe Submission Form

  • Thank you for sharing a recipe with us! For each recipe you submit, you must submit another recipe form (you may need to click through to another web page and then return to pull up the recipe form a second time).
 

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Anecdote Submission Form

  • Thank you for sharing an anecdote or two with us. If you are submitting more than one anecdote from different decades, please fill out a separate form for each anecdote (you may need to click through to another web page and then return to pull up the anecdote form a second time). Anecdotes from the same decade can be included in the same form; please separate anecdotes by an extra paragraph.
 

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Centennial Cookbook Order Form

  • The Friends of the Villa Park Library will publish a centennial cookbook, titled "A Centennial Celebration: 100 Years of Cooking in Villa Park," in honor of the Village of Villa Park’s 100th anniversary celebration, Aug. 8-10, 2014. The cookbooks will be available for sale on Founders Day, Aug. 8, but you can reserve yours now! (Approximate cost $10-$12 each.) Proceeds from the cookbook will go toward the Friends’ support for library collections and services.
  • We anticipate a great demand for these keepsake cookbooks, and we want to be certain we order plenty. We would appreciate it if you would indicate how may cookbooks you would like us to reserve in your name. Remember to reserve enough for your family and friends, as these books will make great gifts.
 

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