Dine Out with the Friends! (Posted 04/28/16)

Hungry to dine out for a good cause? Here’s your chance! On Wednesday, June 8, 2016, Blaze Pizza will donate 20% of proceeds from your meal back to the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Hours are 5:00 pm–8:00 pm. Bring in this flyer or show it on your phone before paying. Blaze Pizza is located at 17 E (read the rest…)

Youth Services

Yoga for Babies and Toddlers

Posted May 27, 2016 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events


Wed., June 8 • 10:00–10:45 a.m.  Enjoy a lively yoga session with your child! Presented by Elmhurst Yoga Shala. All participants must sign a waiver. For children ages 6–30 months old, accompanied by an adult. Please remember to bring your own yoga mat. Registration is required.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Posted May 26, 2016 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events


Interested in improving your child’s love of reading? Stop the Youth Services desk anytime and sign your little ones up for the journey through the 1000 books recommended for all children to read before entering kindergarten.

For more information, visit the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten website.

Roku 3 Video Streaming Devices


The library now owns two Roku 3 video streaming devices. Only one device can be checked out at a time. The Rokus may be checked out for two weeks and renewed if there are no holds.

High School Exam Study Nights

Posted May 21, 2016 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events,Teen Services

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Tue., May 24 • Wed., May 25 • Thu., May 26
5:00–10:00 p.m.

It’s that time of the year. Exams are here. Need to stay up late somewhere quiet, with free wifi? Look no further than the library! We’ll be leaving our doors open an extra hour, until 10pm, so that you can get your study game on—and just in case you need some extra fuel, we’ll have plenty of pizza, snacks, and pop on hand to get you through the night! Registration is not required.

7-8pm Therapy Dog visits
8:15pm Pizza is served

5-9pm – All students
9-10pm High School Students only


Summer Lunch Program

Posted May 20, 2016 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events,Teen Services


Wednesdays, June 8–Aug. 10 • 12–1 p.m.  In partnership with the Northern Illinois Food Bank, the library is serving free summer meals to children ages 18 and under. This program is coordinated by the Northern Illinois Food Bank and offered at no cost to the Villa Park Public Library and its patrons.

Registration is not required. Please note that all food must be consumed in the program room during the designated time. 

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