Adult Services

Dine Out with the Friends!

Chick-fil-A Location | 235 IL Rt. 83, Elmhurst Monday, April 15 • 5–8 pm Enjoy some delicious food and support a great cause! Print the flyer or show it to the cashier on your smartphone and the Friends will receive 15% of the proceeds from this date and time. Money received from this dine-out will help… [...]

Combined Book Discussion

Thursday, April 11 7:30–8:45 pm Location | The Depot @ Cortesi Park,  320 E Kenilworth in Villa Park  Join our Books Worth Talking About and Mystery Readers book groups for a special combined discussion in honor of National Library Week! They will discuss A.J. Finn's The Woman in the Window: a Novel. Please visit the… [...]

Team Trivia Tuesday

Tuesday, March 19 7:30 pm Location | Crazy Pour (105 E North Ave) If you have a knowledge of pop culture, history and other weird facts and want to show off your skills, then join us for our Team Trivia Tuesday. Enter as a team of up to 8 or come on your own and… [...]

Friends of the Library Cookbook Club

Thursday, April 4 7:30–8:45 pm Ages 14 and up Location | The Depot @ Cortesi Park, 320 E Kenilworth Ave   Take home the cookbook of the month and explore the recipes at your own pace. Then, prepare your favorite recipe from the cookbook to share with the group, try other dishes, and participate in a… [...]

Upcoming Reads: April 2019

Discover new literary fiction this April. New releases include historical fiction on war-torn Germany and Russia, along with books imagining the personal lives of American political figures like Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Mary Todd, and Abraham Lincoln. Also watch for T.C. Boyle and Alexander McCall Smith’s next books. Click on the titles below to place holds… [...]

Dine Out with the Friends!

Chipotle Location | 298 W North Ave #1, Villa Park Monday, March 11 • 5–9 pm Enjoy some delicious food and support a great cause! Print the flyer or show it to the cashier on your smartphone and the Friends will receive 33% of the proceeds during this date and time with sales of at least… [...]

Upcoming Off-site Library Programs

The Depot @ Cortesi Park 320 E Kenilworth Ave, Villa Park Due to ongoing construction, several upcoming youth and adult programs will be held off-site at The Depot @ Cortesi Park. Please visit our calendar or call us at 630-834-1164 for more information about these and other programs. [...]

Fifth Annual Peeps® Diorama Contest

March 18–April 8 All ages Get creative and make a shoebox diorama with marshmallow Peeps® candy! Contest rules and entry forms are now available.  Contestants will have a chance to win great prizes! [...]

Mystery Readers

Thursday, March 21 7:30–8:45 pm Special Location | The Depot @ Cortesi Park, 320 E Kenilworth Ave in Villa Park Join us for a discussion about  Bill Clinton & James Patterson's The President is Missing. Visit the first floor service desk to check out a copy of the book. Registration is not required. [...]

Age Reversing ESSENTRICS®

Saturday, February 23 10:30–11:30 am Gentle, slow-paced workout for both men and women. Bring a mat or towel from floor work. Participants will be asked to sign a waiver. Registration is required. [...]