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Sunday Movie Matinee

Sunday, January 22 1:30 p.m. Join the Friends of the Villa Park Library for a screening of Shadow of a Doubt (©Universal Pictures, 1943: PG, 128 minutes). Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows the film. Registration is not required. [...]

Marvelous Mornings

Saturday, January 21 10–10:45 a.m. All ages with adult Stories, songs and activities for young children and their adults, including a “make & take” project to enjoy together. Registration is not required. [...]

Essentrics®: Stretch. Strengthen. Rebalance.

Saturday, January 21 10–11 a.m. Ages 13 and up ESSENTRICS® is also known as Classical Stretch, the #1 fitness show on PBS. The full body, 3-dimensional dynamic stretching workout safely shapes and rebalances the body. All participants will be asked to sign a waiver. Registration is required. [...]

Career Passioneering

Saturday, January 21 9:30–11:30 a.m. Frustrated with your job? Ready to review and reignite your life? Bring a pen, paper, and an open mind to this workshop. Registration is required. [...]

Coloring Book Club

Friday, January 20 1:30–2:30 p.m. Ages 18 and up Come join us for coloring, calming music, light refreshments, and relaxation! Coloring pages, crayons, markers, and pencils will be available. Registration is not required. [...]

Whole Foods Storytime

Friday, January 20 10–10:30 a.m. All ages, with an adult Special Location: Whole Foods Market (215 South Illinois Route 83, Elmhurst) Storytime hits the road! We’re at Whole Foods Market Elmhurst telling stories and bringing our enthusiasm for reading to share with all! [...]

Books Worth Talking About

Thursday, February 9 7:30–8:45 p.m. Join Michelle Hoffmann for a discussion of Fredrik Backman's A Man Called Ove. Visit the first floor service desk to pick up a copy of the book. Registration is not required. [...]


Thursday, January 19 3:30–4:30 p.m. Ages 7 and up A program for crafty kids! Each session features a new project, using a wide variety of materials. Registration is required. [...]

VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, January 19 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! [...]

For Cheese Lovers

Wednesday, January 18 6:30–8 p.m. Fee $5  National Cheese Lovers Day is January 20, 2017! Join us, as we taste plenty of cheeses and give you ideas for serving it up at your next event. Presented by Meredith Meder, ACS CCP. Registration is required. [...]