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Career Passioneering

Saturday, May 27 9:30–11:30 a.m. Make a move and find your passion! Bring an open mind and begin the destiny of your own design. Registration is required. [...]

LEGO® DUPLO® Build + Play

Friday, May 26  10–10:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 with adult The library has LEGO® DUPLO® bricks to play and learn with. Join us to build, play, and socialize with other kids and families! Registration is required. [...]

Mystery Readers

Thursday, June 15 7:30–8:45 p.m. Join Lesley Cyrier for a discussion of Taylor Stevens' The Informationist: A Thriller. Visit the first floor Service Desk to pick up a copy of the book. Registration is not required. [...]

Read-Alikes: Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

Nicola Yoon's 2015 debut novel, Everything, Everything, is coming to the big screen this week. While the story of a teenage girl with an illness that confines her to her home and her risky romance with the boy next door sounds familiar, the narrative, told through vignettes, emails, diary entries, and illustrations, offers elements of… [...]

VPPL Mini-Library

Thursday, May 25 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! [...]

LEGO® Builders Club

Wednesday, May 24  3:30–4:30 p.m. Ages 6 and up Create something unique using a selection of LEGO® bricks and accessories. Registration is required. [...]

eBay: The Basics

Tuesday, May 23 6–7:30 p.m. Deposit $10 Ages 14 and up Don’t know where to start? Learn the basics of bidding, buying, and selling items on eBay. Basic computer skills required. Registration is required. [...]

High School Exam Study Nights

Tuesday, May 23 Wednesday, May 24 Thursday, May 25 5–10 p.m. For high school students It’s that time of the year: final exams are here. Study with free wi-fi, snacks, and therapy dogs at the library! We’re open until 10 p.m. If you need extra fuel, we’ll have snacks for you. Therapy dogs visit from… [...]

Poetry Workshop

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