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Community Storytime @ Whole Foods Elmhurst

Friday, June 21 • 10-10:30 am All ages with adult  Location | Whole Foods Market, 215 S Illinois Route 83 in Elmhurst 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. [...]

Game Truck!

Tuesday, June 25 1-3 pm • Ages 6 & up  Location | Library Parking Lot What is Game Truck? It's a giant truck packed with high-definition TVs, a long row of comfy seats, and tons of gaming consoles and controllers. Awesome adventures await inside, and as soon as you pick up that game controller, you will know… [...]

Baseballs From a Farm!

Monday, June 24 2:30-3 pm • Ages 6-9 Location | Community Recreation Building, 320 E Wildwood St  Where do baseballs come from? Just one cowhide can make 144 baseballs, and wool from sheep is used to make the stitching. Thank a farmer for America's favorite pastime! Presented by the DuPage County Farm Bureau. Registration is required. [...]

Community Storytime @ Cornerstone Books

Monday, June 17 9:30–10 am Location | 22 S Villa Ave All ages with adult Join us as at Cornerstone Books in Villa Park for storytime on the road! Come by and enjoy a change of venue with us. Registration is not required. [...]

Books Worth Talking About

Thursday, July 11 7:30-8:45 pm Location | The Depot @ Cortesi Park, 320 E Kenilworth in Villa Park  Join us for a discussion about Octavia E. Butler's Kindred. Please visit the library to check out a copy of the book. Registration is not required. [...]

Marvelous Mornings

Saturday, June 15 11–11:45 am All ages with adult Join us for stories, songs, and activities for young children and their adults, including a “make & take” project to enjoy together. Registration is not required. [...]

Where in the Universe is Carmen Sandiego?

Wednesday, June 19 2-3 pm • Ages 7-12 Location | Community Recreation Building, 320 E Wildwood St in Villa Park  Is she in Jakarta, Mexico City, or Milan? Find out as we follow the adventures of the infamous, globe-trotting thief Carmen Sandiego, learning about different cultures and places in the process. Trivia and challenges will… [...]

Picture Book Picnic

Wednesdays, June 12-July 31 11:30 am-12:15 pm • All ages with adult Location | Iowa Community Center, 338 N Iowa Ave Enjoy stories, music, and movement outside! Events will be held indoors in the event of inclement weather. Registration is not required.   [...]

Poetry Workshop

Monday, June 10 6–8:30 pm 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. [...]

Rhythm & Rhyme @ Oakbrook Terrace Park District

Monday, June 10 11:30 am–noon • All ages with adult Location | 1S325 Ardmore Ave, Oakbrook Terrace Young children and their adults can join us on the road for a special storytime featuring music and movement. Registration is not required. [...]