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Story Circle for Preschoolers

Wednesday, May 3 9:30–10 a.m. Ages 3–5 Designed for children to attend independently, this is a lively program of imaginative stories, learning games, and musical fun. Registration is not required. [...]

Family Storytime

Tuesday, May 2 10–10:30 a.m.  All ages with adult Join us for stories, music, and movement for families with young children of all ages. Registration is not required. [...]

Organic vs Chemical Gardening

Monday, May 1 7–8 p.m. Learn about soil needs, pest control, and crop rotation without chemicals. Find out which commercial products are safe to use and when. This program is sponsored by the Garden Club of Villa Park and presented by Marcy-Lautanen-Raleigh. Registration is required.     [...]

Teen & Pre-teen Spring Book Preview

Be on the lookout for the following novels releasing this spring. Read stories with strong main characters, teenagers struggling to find their identities, in addition to fighting against fracking and other evils. Click on the title to place a hold on the item or see if the book is available on our shelves. Amina's Voice… [...]

Charlotte’s Web Pop-Up Concert

Saturday, April 29 1:30–2 p.m. The Elmhurst Area Children's Choir presents a pop-up concert for all to enjoy! In celebration of the 65th anniversary of Charlotte's Web by E.B. White, the performance features a celebration of this classic work of children's literature through songs and puppetry. For all ages. Registration is not required. [...]

Career Passioneering

Saturday, April 29 9:30–11:30 a.m. Frustrated with your job and life? Ready to review and ignite both your job and life? Bring a pen, paper, and an open mind to this workshop. Registration is required. [...]

Mystery Readers

Thursday, May 18 7:30–8:45 p.m. Join Lesley Cyrier for a discussion of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express: A Hercule Poirot Mystery. Visit the first floor Service Desk to pick up a copy of the book. Registration is not required. [...]