Mon., Aug. 29 • 7–8:30 p.m. Every year we have a great time performing in our annual murder mystery play. This year’s auditions will be held at the library. No experience necessary. We hope to see you there!
Adult Readers Advisory
Looking for something new to read? The Villa Park Public Library has a fantastic Readers Advisory staff that is happy to recommend novels. Whether you’re looking for new authors similar to old favorites, or you’re ready for something completely new, our staff is here to help. They organize reading groups and book discussions to help make reading a more social experience. These folks know their stuff!
Favorite Genres: Primary Source Historical Texts, Horror
Favorite Genres: Mysteries, Graphic Novels
Favorite Genres: Romantic Suspense, Scifi-fantasy
Favorite Genres: Alternate History Fiction, Suspense
Favorite Genres: Chic Literature, Mysteries
Favorite Genres: Mysteries, Audiobooks, History
Favorite Genres: True-life biographies, Non-fiction
Latest Book Lists, Discussions, and Information from Adult Services
Thu., Aug. 25 • 6:30 p.m. Join the Friends of the Villa Park Library for a screening of Big (©20th Century Fox, 1988, PG, 130 min., extended version). Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows the film. Registration is not required.
Mon., Aug. 22 • 6–8:30 p.m. Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your own poems to read aloud and discuss. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library.
Sat., Aug. 20 • 9:30–11:30 a.m. Are you ready to review and re-ignite your job and your life? Bring a pen, paper, and an open mind to the Career Re-Launcher Workshop (CREW™). Registration is required.
Fri., Aug. 19 • 1:30–2:30 p.m. Come join us for the latest craze! Coloring pages, crayons, and pencils. will be available. For adults ages 18 and older. Registration is not required.