Youth Services

Marvelous Mornings

Saturday, March 4 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. [...]

Flashback Friday Movie Matinee

Friday, March 3 1 p.m. All ages Join us on the first Friday of each month for Flashback Friday! This month’s movie is The Great Gilly Hopkins (© Lions Gate Films, Inc. 2016: PG, 99 minutes). Registration is not required. [...]

VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, March 2 Special Time: noon–1 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! [...]

Science Minors: MSI Kids Club

Wednesday, March 1 3:30–4:30 p.m. Ages 8 and up It’s an all-new Science Minors! We’ll be “Playing Around” to investigate the science of toys over the course of five different sessions. Registration is required.   [...]

Story Circle for Preschoolers

Wednesday, March 1 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. [...]

Pre-teen & Teen Book Preview

Be on the lookout for the following novels releasing in February and March for older kids and young adults. Click on the title to place a hold on the item or see if a book is already on our shelves. Bone Jack by Sara Crowe “Times have been tough for Ash lately, and all he… [...]

Family Storytime

Tuesday, February 28 10–10:30 a.m.  All ages with adult Join us for stories, music, and movement for families with young children of all ages. Registration is not required. [...]

Community Storytime @ Cornerstone Books

Monday, February 27 9:30–10 a.m. Special Location: Cornerstone Books (22 S. Villa Ave., Villa Park) Join us as storytime hits the road! All children will receive a small goody bag, courtesy of Cornerstone Books. Registration is not required. [...]