Adult Services

Readers Advisory

Looking for that great new 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 like your old favorites, or you’re ready for something completely new, our RA staff is here to help. They run reading groups and book discussions to help make reading a more social experience. These folks know their fiction!

Latest Book Lists and Information from Adult Services

Library Closing, Monday, September 7, 2015

Posted September 2, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events, Teen Services
Library Closing, Monday, September 7, 2015

Please visit our website at www.vppl.info to renew materials and access library databases. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

National Library Card Sign-Up Month!

Posted August 28, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events, Teen Services
National Library Card Sign-Up Month!

What’s cooler than Joe Cool®? Having a Villa Park Public Library card! September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month, a time when we join the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to encourage our residents to apply for a library card. You can use your library card to access to library materials, eBooks, eMusic, (read the rest…)

Cool Reader Read-a-thon!

Posted August 19, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events, Teen Services
Cool Reader Read-a-thon!

  Sat. Sep. 19 • 9:00 a.m­.–9:00 p.m. Announcing the very first continuous reading marathon at the Villa Park Public Library! Come watch 24 Cool Readers raise funds for the library, one word at a time. This is a Friends of the Library fundraiser. Readers and reading material are subject to change.  Ready to Donate? Go (read the rest…)

Last Laughs of Summer August 27th

Posted August 13, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
Last Laughs of Summer August 27th

Aug. 27 Sullivan’s Travels (© Universal Pictures, 1941) 91 min., NR 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.

Library Closing Friday, August 14, 2015

Posted August 1, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events
Library Closing Friday, August 14, 2015

Please visit our website at www.vppl.info to renew materials and access library databases. Regular business hours will resume on Saturday, August 15.

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