Mon., Aug. 15 • 7:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or a picnic blanket and enjoy Frozen Sing-A-Long (© Walt Disney Pictures, 2013: PG, 108 min.) outdoors on the big screen at Cortesi Park (320 E. Kenilworth, Villa Park). Concessions will be available for purchase. In the event of inclement weather, the movie will be cancelled. The film will begin between approximately 7:30–7:45 p.m. This program is for (read the rest…)
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
Mon., Aug. 15 • 7–8 p.m. Gene Doretti, former WGN TV and radio personality, shares his stories of working with Bozo’s Circus, Wally Phillips, John Drury, Harry Volkman, and Tom Skilling.
Hungry to help? Friends of the Villa Park Library are holding a Dine-Out Fundraiser at Potbelly Sandwich Shop! Thursday, August 18, 2016 From 4-7pm Potbelly Sandwich Shop is located at: 544 W. St. Charles Rd in Elmhurst Bring this flyer or mention that you are there for the Friends of the Villa Park Library fundraiser and the Friends will receive 25% of the sales (read the rest…)
Thu., Aug. 11 • 6:30 p.m. Join the Friends of the Villa Park Library for a screening of A New Leaf (©Paramount Pictures, 1971: G, 102 minutes). Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows the film. Registration is not required.
Mon., Aug. 8 • 7:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or a picnic blanket and enjoy Minions (© Universal Pictures, 2015: PG, 91 min.) outdoors on the big screen at Cortesi Park (320 E. Kenilworth, Villa Park). Concessions will be available for purchase. In the event of inclement weather, the movie will be cancelled. The film will begin between approximately 7:30–7:45 p.m. This program is for all (read the rest…)