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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… [...]

Cheese – Meet the Maker

Thursday, March 12 6:30-8 pm • Fee $5 We will focus on a single cheese maker (it's a surprise!) and address terroir, milk types, and cheese making techniques, as well as taste the final product. Registration is required. [...]

Sensory Storytime

Wednesday, March 11 • 11-11:30 am All ages with adult; siblings welcome This program is designed for children with special needs and varied learning levels and abilities. We will engage the senses through stories, music, activities, and movement, as well as social interaction. Registration is required. [...]

Real ID 101

Tuesday, March 10 7-8 pm Have you heard about Real ID? Starting in October 2020, Illinois residents over 18 who fly, or visit military bases, will need a REAL ID compliant document. This can be either a new driver’s license (or State ID) or a passport. To clarify this process, someone from the Illinois Secretary… [...]

Poetry Workshop

Monday, March 9 6-8:30 pm Calling all poets! Bring ten copies of one or two of your own poems to read and discuss. Presented by the Friends of the Villa Park Library. Registration is not required. [...]

Sunday Movie Matinee

Sunday, March 8  1:30 pm Join the Friends for a screening of Seven Faces of Dr. Lao (© Warner Brothers, 1964: 100 minutes). Refreshments are served and a discussion usually follows each movie screening. Registration is not required. [...]

Marvelous Mornings: Teddy Bear Clinic

Saturday, March 7 11 am-12:30 pm All ages, under 5 with adult  Join us for stories, songs, and activities for young children and their adults, including a “make & take” project to enjoy together. Registration is not required. [...]

Bark for Books

Wednesday, March 4 6:30-7:30 pm All ages, under 7 with adult Read with a dog! We have dogs certified by Therapy Dogs International® to be gentle listeners. Choose a book to read in advance. Registration is required. [...]