Adults

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!

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Staff Picks

Dan

biopic

Favorite Genres: Primary Source Historical Texts, Horror

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Denise

Kuhr, Denise

Favorite Genres: Mysteries, Graphic Novels

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Jean

Cooper Jean

Favorite Genres: Romantic Suspense, Scifi-fantasy

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John

Bradford John

Favorite Genres: Alternate History Fiction, Suspense

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Kandice

Krettler, Kandice

Favorite Genres: Chic Literature, Mysteries

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Lesley

cyrier staff photo

Favorite Genres: Mysteries, Audiobooks, History

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Sean

Birmingham Sean

Favorite Genres: True-life biographies, Non-fiction

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Latest Book Lists, Discussions, and Information from Adult Services

VPPL Mini-Library

Posted September 15, 2016 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events, Teen Services
VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, September 22 • 3–4 p.m.  In partnership with School District 45 and Jefferson Middle School, the VPPL mini-library at Jefferson Middle School will be open. Apply for a library card, check out materials, or stop by and make a craft!

Community Open House

Posted September 14, 2016 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events, Teen Services
Community Open House

Wednesday, September 21 • 7–9 p.m.  The library’s major building systems are nearing their end. The Library Board determined the most efficient and cost effective way to deal with these aging systems and new code requirements is a building renovation and complete system replacement. In the seven public meetings addressing the necessary building renovations, residents also (read the rest…)

Team Trivia Tuesday

Posted September 13, 2016 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
Team Trivia Tuesday

Tue., Sept. 20 • 7:30 p.m.  Join us at Crazy Pour (105 E. North Ave., Villa Park) for Team Trivia Tuesday! Enter as a team of up to 8 or come on your own and we will pair you up. Win prizes and have fun! Registration is suggested but not required.

Cheeses of Spain

Posted September 13, 2016 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
Cheeses of Spain

Tue., Sept. 20 • 6:30-8:30 p.m  Delve into the delicious world of Spanish cheese. Taste and learn the history of iconic Manchego, Mahon, and more! Registration and a $7 tasting fee are required.    

Microsoft Word 2010 – 2

Posted September 13, 2016 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Teen Services
Microsoft Word 2010 – 2

Tuesday, September 27 • 6–7:30 p.m. • Ages 14 and up  Continue learning about Microsoft Word. Attendance at Microsoft Word 2010 – 1 class is recommended. Registration and a $10 refundable deposit are required.

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