The Library urges families to gallop, crawl, slither, or fly to the library for Paws to Read! Registration begins for the Library’s Paws to Read! Summer Reading Program on Tuesday, May 27th. The program continues through Saturday, August 2nd. For more information, contact: (630) 834-1176 (Kids) (630) 834-1164, ext. 2 (Adults)
Thursday, July 24 11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. The Field Museum is bringing it’s Renewable Energy Vehicle to Youth Services! Explore what it means to be “veggie-powered”! Learn how diesel engines work and why they can run on used French fry oil. Registration is required. For grades 5 and up.
Nationally acclaimed folksinger Chris Vallillo will perform at a special after-hours music event at the Villa Park Public Library on Saturday, July 26 at 7:00 p.m. This program is supported in part by an Illinois Arts Council grant. Performing on six-string and bottleneck slide guitars and harmonica, Chris Vallillo weaves original, contemporary and traditional songs (read the rest…)
Thursday, July 24 10:00–11:00 a.m. Model the movement of matter through our soil ecosystem and explore the critters that play an important role in decomposition. Registration is required. For grades K–4.
The College of DuPage student theater group will perform an improvised production on Tuesday, July 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Villa Park Public Library Annex. The production, entitled “The Troll Booth,” is a script inspired by improvisation, where the Three Billy Goats Gruff collide with Goldie, the Three Bears and the Three Little Pigs. (read the rest…)