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Temporary Wi-Fi Access

Please see the Internet Access & Wi-Fi page for current information Wi-Fi inside and outside the Library. For further information on on the Library's internet usage policies, please see Policy 643 - Public Information, Services, and Networks and the Use of Wireless Network section on the last page. [...]

Library Closing

Starting on Monday, March 16 at 5 p.m., the Library will be CLOSED. We hope to reopen on Monday, March 30, 2020, however, this situation is very fluid and our decisions will be based on the Village of Villa Park and the DuPage County Health Department recommendations. Stay up-to date with what’s happening with the Library as… [...]

Blood drive!

The Villa Park Public Library will be sponsoring a Blood Drive on Wednesday, November 11 from 2:30-6:30pm. The Blood Drive will be held in the mobile coach parked in our parking lot at 305 S. Ardmore Avenue. To schedule your donation, visit www.versiti.org/IL or call/text Camille from Versiti at 847-305-9998. Appointments will be honored first; walk-ins… [...]

Kid’s Election Webliography

At Villa Park Public Library, we believe it’s never too early to learn about the election process! This webliography includes a book list dedicated to important topics of our time as well as a list of educational resources for children and educators! Book List: Resources: PBS Learning Media Election Center: An Educational Guide to the… [...]

Babies & Books Online Storytime

October 6-November 19 Tuesdays OR Thursdays • 9:30 am (For infants & prewalkers with adult) All babies are born to read! We will introduce the world of language and books to infants through music and singing, stories, and rhymes. Sign up for one of the sessions to get emailed links to watch each week’s video. All registrants must provide an… [...]

Toddler Time Online Storytime

October 5-November 19 Mondays OR Thursdays • 10:30 am (For walkers with adult) Stories, musical activities, rhyming games, and playtime for toddlers! Sign up for one of the sessions to get emailed links to watch each week’s video. All registrants must provide an email address to participate. Information about how to access each storytime session will be sent via email… [...]

Books & Bites: Rocktober

Join Sean on Rocktober 1 at 11:30 am to discuss Greil Marcus' The History of Rock'n'Roll in Ten Songs. To register, click here. The program link will be shared with all registered participants. [...]

Toddler Time Online Storytime

September 7-28 Mondays & Thursdays • 10:30 am (Walkers) Stories, musical activities, rhyming games, and playtime for toddlers! Sign up for one of the sessions to get emailed links to watch each week’s video (the Monday session repeats on Thursdays). All registrants must provide an email address to participate. Information about how to access each storytime will be sent via… [...]

Babies & Books Online Storytime

September 8-29 Tuesdays & Thursdays • 9:30 am (Infants & Prewalkers) All babies are born to read! We will introduce the world of language and books to infants through music and singing, stories, and rhymes. Sign up for one of the sessions to get emailed links to watch each week's video (the Tuesday session repeats on Thursdays). All registrants must… [...]

Escape from Wonderland – a digital escape room

You've gone down the rabbit hole and find yourself in a topsy-turvy world...do you have what it takes to escape and return home? Tweens (and anyone else who is curious!) are invited to try this digital escape room. Escape using clues that help practice reading, pattern recognition, logic, and other important skills! Just follow the… [...]

Crafternoons

Wednesday, September 16 3 pm • Ages 7 and up A program for crafty kids! Make a fun project, using a wide variety of materials. Visit the Library to pick up the supplies, and then watch the instructional video at home! Registration is required. [...]