Fourth Annual Peeps® Diorama Contest

March 1–19 All ages Create a shoebox diorama using marshmallow Peeps® candy! More details and an official entry form can be found here and at the Youth Services Information Desk. All entries are due on March 19. Winning entries will be displayed at the library from March 21 to March 27. [...]

Spreading Our Wings with SWAN (System Wide Automated Network)

Beginning on May 1, the Villa Park Public Library joins the SWAN consortium. What does this mean for you? It means the library transitions from being 1 of 8 libraries to 1 of 97 libraries. The Villa Park Public Library’s catalog will expand by 729 percent with this move, which gives access to more books,… [...]

Poetry Workshop

Monday, April 23 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. [...]

Check Your Library Card Pin Number by April 27!

Please take a moment to update your library card PIN by April 27th. With our upcoming migration to SWAN (May 1), your PIN must be: All numbers (no letters or punctuation) At least 4 digits long (6 digits are preferred) To change your PIN, please visit our website at and click on My Account.… [...]

Community Storytime @ Cornerstone Books

Monday, April 23 9:30–10 a.m. Location | 22 S Villa Ave All ages with adult We’re at Cornerstone Books in Villa Park once a month to tell stories and visit the community! Come by and enjoy a change of venue with us. Registration is not required. [...]

Sunday Movie Matinee

Sunday, April 22 1:30 p.m. Join the Friends of the Villa Park Library for a screening of Ronin (©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. 1998: R, 124 minutes). Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows the film. Registration is not required. [...]

Community Storytime @ Whole Foods Elmhurst

Friday, April 20 10–10:30 a.m. Location | 215 S Illinois Route 83, Elmhurst All ages with adult Storytime hits the road! We’re at Whole Foods Market Elmhurst telling stories and bringing our enthusiasm for reading to share with all! Registration is not required. [...]

Celebrate National Library Week!

Join us for a free class in honor of National Library Week! Sign up by clicking a program below: Spring Flowers with Garvin Gardens Monday April 9, 2018 7:00 PM until 8:00 PM $20 per person materials fee. Due at time of registration to hold your space. PLEASE BRING A GARDEN PRUNER. Poetry Workshop… [...]

Age Reversing ESSENTRICS®

Saturday, April 14 11 a.m.–12 p.m. Gentle, slow-paced workout for both men and women. Bring a mat or towel from floor work. Participants will be asked to sign a waiver. Registration is required. [...]

Career Passioneering

Saturday, April 14 9:30–11:30 a.m. Tired and frustrated with your job? Don’t know whether to quit or start anew? Reentering the workforce? Join us to put some sense and new direction in your life and career. Bring an open mind and a pencil or pen. Registration is required. [...]