Adult Services

VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, May 18 3–4 p.m. Special Location: Jefferson Middle School (255 W. Vermont St., Villa Park) 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! [...]

Get Your Goat (Cheese)

Wednesday, May 17 6:30–8 p.m. Fee $5  Taste and learn about different styles of goat cheese from around the globe. Presented by Meredith Meder, ACS CCP. Registration is required. [...]

Team Trivia Tuesday

Tuesday, May 16 7:30 p.m. 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 we… [...]

Upcoming Reads in June 2017

Take your pick of an eerie ghost story from Joyce Carol Oates or Gail Godwin, among other mysteries and suspense releasing this June. This month's plot lines center on abducted children, misplaced classified information, and fugitives. If you read a summary you like, place the book on hold and be notified when it is available for you… [...]

VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, May 11 3–4 p.m. Special Location: Jefferson Middle School (255 W. Vermont St., Villa Park) 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! [...]

eBay: The Basics

Tuesday, May 9 • 10–11:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 23 • 6–7:30 p.m. Deposit $10 Ages 14 and up Don’t know where to start? Learn the basics of bidding, buying, and selling items on eBay. Basic computer skills required. Registration is required. [...]

Poetry Workshop

Monday, May 8 6–8:30 p.m.  Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your own poems to read and discuss. Registration is not required. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library.  [...]

Dine Out with the Friends!

Monday, May 8 5–8 p.m. Location: Portillo's (155 S Route 83 in Elmhurst) Enjoy some delicious food and support a great cause! Portillo's will donate 20% of the proceeds to the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Show our flyer in person or on your smartphone. Valid only at the location listed above.   [...]

Calling All Cool Readers!

Saturday, September 16 9 a.m.–9 p.m. The Friends of the Villa Park Library will be hosting their 3rd annual Readathon this fall. Please consider being one of our Cool Reader fundraisers by volunteering to read out loud for a 30 minute shift at the Readathon. Cool Readers will be asked to raise funds on behalf… [...]