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The Eco-Bot Challenge

Posted April 1, 2014 | Posted in Front Page, Kids News & Events
The Eco-Bot Challenge

Friday, April 18 11:00 – noon What can you do with a watch battery, a toothbrush head, and a pager motor?  Come explore engineering and environmental science in this program brought to the library from the University of Illinois Extension.   For ages 8 and older.  Register in advance.  

Friends’ 8th Annual Poetry Reading

Posted March 28, 2014 | Posted in Front Page

Please join the Villa Park Public Library and the Friends of the Library as we recognize National Poetry Month. We invite you to join other Villa Park residents in reading their favorite poems as part of our 8th Annual Poetry Month Reading. This year’s event will be held at C U Latte in Villa Park (read the rest…)

Read Digital Magazines on the Go

Posted March 27, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
Read Digital Magazines on the Go

  Now VPPL cardholders can download digital magazines for free on computers, iPads, or other mobile devices. The Library has launched the Zinio digital magazine service, which delivers popular and specialty magazines. The Library currently subscribes to twelve digital magazines. To check out the magazines, click here. After choosing your magazines, you can read them (read the rest…)

Let’s Cook Puddings

Posted March 18, 2014 | Posted in Front Page, Kids News & Events

Tuesday, April 1st, 4-5pm Chef Kate Bradley shares terrific recipes for chocolate pudding, bread pudding, and rice pudding.  Get your taste buds ready to sample! Participants must be age 9 and older. Registration is required.

Get Cooking with the Centennial Celebration!

Posted March 7, 2014 | Posted in Front Page
Get Cooking with the Centennial Celebration!

The Friends of the Villa Park Library are gathering recipes, pictures, and anecdotes for A Centennial Celebration: 100 Years of Cooking in Villa Park in honor of the Village of Villa Park’s 100th Anniversary Celebration, Aug. 8-10, 2014. The cookbook will be organized by each decade the Village has been in existence.We invite you to (read the rest…)

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