Teen Services

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… [...]

#DayofFacts

[caption id="attachment_15880" align="alignleft" width="170"] The American Library Association is fighting back against “fake news” as part of its Libraries Transform campaign. Credit: the American Library Association[/caption] Libraries across the country are celebrating #DayofFacts on February 17, 2017, speaking to legislation proposed under the new Presidential administration. Libraries by nature are designed to help locate and… [...]

VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, February 23 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! [...]

Engineering Club

Tuesday, February 21 4–5 p.m. Co-sponsored by the Villa Park Public Library and Willowbrook High School. Grades 6-8. Registration is required. [...]

Holiday Matinee

Monday, February 20 1:00 p.m. Join us for a screening of Ice Age: Collision Course (©Twentieth Century Fox Animation, 2016: PG, 94 minutes). Registration is not required.   [...]

Paint & Snack

Thursday, February 16 4–5 p.m. Ages 11 and up Relax and unwind! We’ll guide you step-by-step through a painting while you enjoy snacks and have fun with friends. Registration is required. [...]

VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, February 16 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! [...]

ADHD: Information and Tips for Parents

Wednesday, February 15 7–8 p.m. Topics include: What is ADHD, what works best for motivating students with ADHD, and homework tips for parents. Presented by Huntington Learning Center of Elmhurst. Registration is required. [...]

Microsoft Excel 2010 – 2

Tuesday, February 14 6–7:30 p.m. Deposit $10 Ages 14 and up Continue learning about Microsoft Excel. Attendance at Microsoft Excel 2010 - 1 class is recommended. Registration is required. [...]