Adult Services

Upcoming Reads: October 2017

It wouldn’t be October without stories of mystery, horror, and suspense. Our collection of October releases offers just that with titles like Ghost on the Case, What the Hell Did I Just Read: A Novel of Cosmic Horror, The Witches’ Tree: An Agatha Raisin Mystery, and The Last Mrs. Parrish. If you are not in… [...]

Teen Book Preview: Fall Releases

Looking for something to read this fall? Take a look at the following new releases in teen fiction, including bestselling-author Jason Reynolds' latest book and a new psychological suspense from the author of We Were Liars. You can place a hold on the item if it is not yet available for checkout. Auma's Long Run by… [...]

Alpine Cheeses

Wednesday, September 13 6:30–8 p.m. Fee $5 Taste and learn about Gruyère, Emmentaler, and more for all of your fondue needs! Presented by Meredith Meder, ACS CCP. Registration is required. [...]

Team Trivia Tuesday

Tuesday, September 12 7:30 p.m. Location: Crazy Pour, 105 E North Ave Enter as a team of up to 8 or come on your own and we will pair you up. Win prizes! Registration suggested, but not required. [...]

Poetry Workshop

Poetry Workshop Monday, September 11 6–8:30 p.m. Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your poems to read and discuss. Registration is not required. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library. [...]

Sunday Movie Matinee

Sunday, September 10 1:00 p.m. Join the Friends of the Villa Park Library for a screening of The Next Three Days (©Lions Gate Film Inc., 2010: PG-13, 133 minutes). Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows the film. Registration is not required.     [...]

Dine Out with the Friends!

Wednesday, September 6 11 a.m.–9 p.m.  Location: Back Alley Burger (609 St Charles Rd, Elmhurst) Enjoy some delicious food and support a great cause! Back Alley Burger will donate 10% 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 above.   [...]