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Preschool Storytime

Wednesdays • 10 am • Ages 3-5 without adult September*15-October 13; October 27-November 24; December 8-15 This is a lively program of imaginative stories and musical fun. Designed for children ages 3-5 to attend independently. REGISTER NOW *All September sessions will be held online. Information about how to access the online program will be sent via email… [...]

Toddler Time

Mondays OR Thursdays • 9:30-10 am • Walkers up to age 3 with adult September*13-October 14; October 25-November 22; December 6-16 Stories, musical activities, rhyming games, and playtime for children up to age 3 who are walking, accompanied by an adult. Please click on the day of the week above to register for your preferred session. *All September sessions will be… [...]

Babies & Books

Tuesdays OR Thursdays • 9:30-10 am • Prewalkers with adult September*14-October 14; October 26-November 23; December 7-16 (*All September sessions will be held online) All babies are born to read! We will introduce the world of language and books to infants through music and singing, stories, and rhymes. Please click on the day of the week above to register for your… [...]

New online calendar!

On Monday, August 23, 2021, the library unveiled a new online calendar. This calendar will be used for program registrations. Please update any bookmarks you might have on your devices. Here is the new calendar: https://villapark.librarycalendar.com/events/month [...]

Crafty Creations with Gilda (In-person or Online)

  Crafty Creations with Gilda Wednesday, August 18 • 6:30-8:30 pm* OR Online via prerecorded YouTube video Fee $15 per project, per person Join Gilda as she demonstrates how to make this month’s Crafty Creation. REGISTER NOW for In-person Session OR Online Session.  *The deadline to register for this program is Wednesday, August 11. If there are less than 10… [...]

VPPL @ August Summer Concert Series

Thursdays, August 5-26 • 6 pm Location | Cortesi Veterans Memorial Park  318 E. Kenilworth Ave. Be sure to visit the Children’s Craft Corner presented by the Friends of the Library for a“Grab & Go”craft to take home! Presented by the Villa Park Parks and Recreation Department. August 5: Petty Cash Entertaining crowds of all… [...]

Crafternoons

Crafternoons Tuesday, July 20 • Ages 7 & Up A program for crafty kids! Make a fun project using a wide variety of materials. Explore, experiment, and create. Online video available to watch on-demand on program date. This is a Take & Make Craft. REGISTER HERE [...]

Kiwanis Summer Concerts

Wednesdays, July 7-July 28 • 6:30 pm Location | Ruggard Gazebo on the Prairie Path  Be sure to also visit the Children's Craft Corner presented by the Friends of the Library for a "Grab & Go" craft to take home! July 7: The Ethan Bell Band This Nashville-based group of musicians keeps audiences captivated with… [...]

Crafty Creations with Gilda (IN-PERSON OR ONLINE)

Crafty Creations with Gilda Thursday, July 22 • 6:30-8:30 pm* OR Online via prerecorded YouTube video Fee $15 per project, per person Join Gilda as she demonstrates how to make this month's Crafty Creation. Please choose either the FROG or the LIZARD when you register. REGISTER NOW for In-Person Session OR Online Session.  *The deadline to… [...]