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VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, December 1 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! [...]

Bark for Books

Tuesday, November 29 4–5 p.m. All ages, under 7 with an adult Read with a dog! We have a variety of dogs certified by Therapy Dogs International to be gentle listeners. Choose a book to read in advance. Registration is required. [...]

Poetry Workshop

Monday, November 28 6–8:30 p.m. Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your own poems to read aloud and discuss. This program is presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Registration is required.   [...]

Holiday Matinee

Friday, November 25 1 p.m. All ages Join us for a screening of Finding Dory (©Walt Disney Pictures, 2016: PG, 103 minutes). Registration is not required.     [...]

LEGO® DUPLO® Build + Play

Friday, November 25 10–11 a.m. Ages 2–5, with an adult The library now has LEGO® DUPLO® bricks to play and learn with. Join us for an hour to build, play, and socialize with other kids and families! Registration is required. [...]

Mystery Readers

Thursday, December 15 7:30 p.m. Join Lesley Cyrier for a discussion of Tawni O'Dell's Angels Burning. Visit the first floor service desk to pick up a copy of the book. Registration is not required.   [...]

Story Circle for Preschoolers

Wednesday, November 23 9:30–10 a.m. Ages 3–5 Designed for children to attend independently, this is a lively program of imaginative stories, learning games, and musical fun. Registration is not required.  [...]

Computer Buying

Tuesday, November 22 6–7:30 p.m. Ages 14 and up Deposit $10 Explore a simpler and potentially more enjoyable way of buying that next computer. Basic keyboarding skills and computer know-how required. Registration is also required. [...]

Elephant & Piggie THANK-O-RAMA!

Tuesday, November 22 1:30–2:30 p.m. Ages 4 and up Elephant and Piggie say THANKS to everyone! Find out how they give thanks and how you can, too. Features activities, crafts, stories, and more! [...]


Monday, November 21 3:30–4:30 p.m. Ages 8–13 Our program for crafty kids! Each session features a new project, using a wide variety of materials. Registration is required. [...]