Press Releases

Balloon Creations with Suzette

Posted July 24, 2014 | Posted in Front Page

Celebrate summer reading in style! Suzette, balloon artist extraordinaire, will be designing balloon creations just for you on Thursday, July 31, from 6–8 p.m., at the Villa Park Public Library. Select from favorites, including critters with “paws,” and wear your hand-picked creation home. “Shop” for your favorite animal shapes and colors from her balloon menu, (read the rest…)

Acclaimed Folksinger Weaves Stories through Song

Posted July 11, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
Acclaimed Folksinger Weaves Stories through Song

Nationally acclaimed folksinger Chris Vallillo will perform at a special after-hours music event at the Villa Park Public Library on Saturday, July 26 at 7:00 p.m. This program is supported in part by an Illinois Arts Council grant. Performing on six-string and bottleneck slide guitars and harmonica, Chris Vallillo weaves original, contemporary and traditional songs (read the rest…)

Field Museum Presents Soil Adventure

Posted July 3, 2014 | Posted in Front Page, Kids Books, Kids News & Events, Summer Reading
Field Museum Presents Soil Adventure

Thursday, July 24 10:00–11:00 a.m. Model the movement of matter through our soil ecosystem and explore the critters that play an important role in decomposition. Registration is required. For grades K–4.

COD Improv Theater Group Puts On ‘Troll Booth’

COD Improv Theater Group Puts On ‘Troll Booth’

The College of DuPage student theater group will perform an improvised production on Tuesday, July 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Villa Park Public Library Annex. The production, entitled “The Troll Booth,” is a script inspired by improvisation, where the Three Billy Goats Gruff collide with Goldie, the Three Bears and the Three Little Pigs. (read the rest…)

New Book Discussion Group

Posted June 6, 2014 | Posted in Book Discussions, Front Page, What We're Reading
New Book Discussion Group

  Lounge with a latte as you share your latest great read with other book lovers! The Villa Park Public Library will host its newest Small Talk book discussion series at C U Latte Café, 9 E Blvd., Villa Park, IL. The first Small Talk discussion will be held Tuesday, June 24 at 7:30 p.m. (read the rest…)

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