St. Nick’s Mart

Saturday, December 3, 2022 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: Lions, Tigers and… [...]

It’s Transgender Awareness Week!

Transgender Awareness Week began November 13 and concludes with Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 20. Transgender Day of Remembrance was founded in 1999 to memorialize transgender people who have been killed because of transphobia. From books to graphic novels to documentaries, VPPL has many resources to help you learn about the transgender community and engage… [...]

Axis 360 Update!

We are happy to report that Axis 360 has been re-enabled in our online library catalog (Aspen) and checkouts through the online catalog (Aspen) should now be working. Thank you for your patience. If you encounter any issues, please let us know by calling the library at (630) 834-1164 or emailing us at [...]

Craft Supply Swap

Have craft supplies you no longer need? Looking for some creative inspiration? Join us for a Craft Supply Swap! Drop off those unneeded but usable supplies, and pick up some new-to-you  materials. Here's how it works: New or gently used craft supply donations will be accepted at the library from Saturday, October 15 - Friday, October 21 at the… [...]

Lou Malnati’s Pizza Coupon Fundraiser (October 16-29, 2022)!

The Friends of the Villa Park Library will be holding a Lou Malnati’s Coupon Fundraiser from Sunday, October 16- Saturday, October 29. Coupons will be sold at the first-floor service desk in the library. The coupons are $13 each, and valid for one pizza. Patrons will be notified once the coupons have arrived at the… [...]

2022 Friends of the Library St. Nick’s Mart Vendor Interest Form

Are you an independent consultant or small business owner in Villa Park? The Friends of the Villa Park Library will be hosting a St. Nick's mart on Saturday, December 3 from 5-8 pm and are looking for vendors who are interested in participating! Fill out the information below: [...]

Library Closed on Monday, September 5

The library will be closed on Monday, September 5 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Please visit our website at: for 24/7 access to databases, eBooks, eMovies, eMusic, and your library account. [...]

Attention: Upcoming Parking Lot Closure!

The library's parking lot will be closed on Saturday, August 27 & Sunday, August 28 for sealcoating. The parking lot will reopen on Monday, August 29. Lockers & Walk-up Book Return will be accessible via the sidewalk. [...]

Movies in the Park – AUGUST 8, 2022 UPDATE!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to inclement weather, tonight’s Movie in the Park (Sing 2) has been relocated indoors to the Villa Park Library (305 Ardmore Ave.) and will begin at 8 pm sharp! We apologize for the inconvenience. Mondays, August 1 and 8 • Movie will begin at 8:30-8:45 pm (approximately) Free • All ages (children… [...]

Summer Reading Program Sign-Up begins on Monday, May 23!

          Dive into reading and adventure with the Summer Reading Program this year! We’re offering a variety of activities and incentives for everyone from babies to seniors. Summer Reading is easy, fun, and open to everyone! For more information, visit the library or call 630-834-1164. Summer Reading Program flyer (English) Summer Reading Program flyer (Spanish)… [...]