Teen Services

Poetry Workshop

Monday, January 22 6–8:30 p.m. Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your own poems to read and discuss. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Registration is not required. [...]

Intro to Computers – 1

Tuesday, January 16 6–7:30 p.m. Deposit $10 Ages 14 and up Learn about the basic hardware software of a computer. Includes and hands-on work. Registration is required. [...]

The 50th Anniversary of the Beatles’ “White Album”

Monday, January 15 7–8:30 p.m. November 2018 commemorates the 50th anniversary of this landmark album, which marked the beginning of the end of the world’s greatest band. The program will include a discussion of the Beatles’ back-to-basics recording approach and an analysis of key tracks. Registration is required. [...]

Hillbilly Silly Science Spectacular!

Monday, January 15 1–2 p.m. All ages Take a dash of science, a glob of humor, throw in a hillbilly, and what do you get? It’s an explosive good time in a show that mixes comedy with science experiments for hilarious results. Come on down and watch Dr. Cletus Beaker blow your mind with his… [...]

Books on the Big Screen in 2018

The following Young Adult and Adult fiction books are being adapted into motion pictures in 2018. The first film in theaters is Maze Runner: The Death Cure, releasing on January 26. You will have to wait until March for A Wrinkle in Time with Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, and Chris Pine. Click on the book… [...]

Bark for Books

Wednesday, January 10 5:30–6:30 pm All ages, under 7 with 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, January 8 6–8:30 p.m. Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your own poems to read and discuss. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Registration is not required. [...]

Holiday Matinee

Friday, January 5 1 p.m. All ages Join us for a screening of The LEGO® Ninjago Movie (©Warner Bros., 2017: PG, 101 minutes). Registration is not required. [...]