Youth Services

Pop Art Portraits

Monday, March 25, 2024 1:00pm - 2:30pm Bring a contemporary feel to a retro comic book style! Young artists will use ink along with colored pencils to give life to a new Manga-inspired character. Presented by Terri Murphy. Register at the link here: https://tinyurl.com/2epjpk77 [...]

Bark For Books

Wednesday, February 28 • 5-8 pm Ages 18 & under; children under 7 with adult Read a story to a dog! All of our dogs are trained and certified to be gentle listeners. Be sure to choose a good book to read ahead of time. Children under age 7 must attend with parent/guardian. Choose one… [...]

Weekly Storytimes

  Toddler Time Mondays, January 8 - May 6* 10:30-11 am OR 11:30 am -12 pm Thursdays, January 8 - May 9* 10:30–11 am Walkers with adult *No sessions on 2/12, 2/15, 3/25, and 3/28 Stories, musical activities, rhyming games, and playtime for children up to age 3 who are walking with an adult. Registration… [...]

St. Nick’s Mart

Saturday, December 2, 2023 from 5-8 pm Join the Friends of the Villa Park Library and local businesses for a night of fun. Attendees can purchase a variety of merchandise from vendors, enjoy light refreshments, and participate in door prize drawings. This is a free, family-friendly event. Shop from local vendors including: Arianie Customs (Custom… [...]

Weekly Storytimes

Toddler Time Mondays OR Thursdays, September 11 -December 14* 10:30–11 am • Walkers with adult *No sessions on 10/16, 10/19, 11/20, and 11/23 Stories, musical activities, rhyming games, and playtime for children up to age 3 who are walking with an adult. Registration is required. Babies and Books Tuesdays OR Thursdays, September 12 - December… [...]

Make Summer Learning Fun at Camp Khan Kids!

Khan Academy is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing free education to anyone, anywhere. Join them this July for a free, self-paced summer learning program for children ages 2–8! Sign up for Camp Khan Kids here: Camp Khan Kids 2023  [...]

Mother’s Day Craft Open House

Friday, May 12 OR Saturday, May 13 2-4 pm • All ages Celebrate Mom, Grandma, Aunt, and others with a craft! Young children will need some adult help. Registration is not required, but supplies are limited. [...]

Bark for Books

Wednesday, April 26 • 5-8 pm Ages 18 & under; children under 7 with adult Read a story to a dog! All of our dogs are trained and certified to be gentle listeners. Be sure to choose a good book to read ahead of time. Children under age 7 must attend with parent/guardian. Choose one… [...]