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Vernon Area Public Library

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Great author book review. “ the Girl from Berlin” The author was very informative and interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bobbygottlieb
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Lincolnshire, Illinois
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A modern library and a wonderful resource for our community, Great audio visual. Charming children section.

This is a very modern library. They have live programs for the entire range of ages in our... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
LarryKra
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Lincolnshire, Illinois
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“Book Review”
17 Sep 2018
“A modern library and a wonderful resource for our community, Great audio visual. Charming children section.”
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There are no overdue fines at this popular northwest suburban public library. Serving Lincolnshire and portions of Long Grove, Buffalo Grove, and surrounding communities, the Vernon Area Library extends checkout privileges to those with a library...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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300 Olde Half Day Rd, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-2927
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We frequent the VAPL with our kids. They have a large kids area with Legos, games, etc for kids. It's good for all ages from toddlers to teens. Nice selection of books and movies for the family to check out. This Library also gets very...More

2  Thank djcollie03
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great author book review. “ the Girl from Berlin” The author was very informative and interesting to listen too. Bobby

Thank bobbygottlieb
VernonAreaLibrary, Manager at Vernon Area Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed the book and the library event with author Ronald Balson. We will pass your sentiments on to him.

Reviewed 13 October 2018

Needs a lot of work in customer service: circulation desk, family programming, adult services. It only takes 1-2 people in each area to ruin it. Have had multiple poor experiences in each. Circulation department has lost books when put in inside slot & at book...More

Thank elliha687
VernonAreaLibrary, Public Relations Manager at Vernon Area Public Library, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

On behalf of the library, I apologize for whatever has happened to make you feel this way. If you are willing, please contact us directly so we can better understand the situation and what we need to address? Please DM me or email the library...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

This is a very modern library. They have live programs for the entire range of ages in our community. Easy to reserve book. Convenient drop off bins.

Thank LarryKra
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The children's summer program is awesome. The employees are very friendly and always willing to help with a smile. If you are late with your books, there's no late fees as long as you bring it back within two weeks after the due date.

Thank 2bumdrifters
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Full service library with up-to-date tech offerings and wonderful classes. Hard cover books, e-books, play-away books for road trips and excellant adult servies help are all available

Thank X7357DHjamesg
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Love the library and especially love all the services we can now access online. Great resource. It is filled with many helpful staff and like the presentations !

Thank Jenni V
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We were really impressed with the brick and mortar of this community library and with the variety of on-site programming. It would be a great place to just hang out with children, grandchildren, or just by yourself. The community should be proud!

Thank SMFSanFran
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Not my local library, but I have been coming here for years. Very welcoming and creative destination. There is a marvelous don't-miss Leroy "Skip" Weise art piece at the entrance. Inside you'll find a child-height craft table stocked with crayons, markers, coloured pencils, scissors, glue...More

Thank illinoistravelere
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We frequent the VAPL with our kids. They have a large kids area with Legos, games, etc for kids. It's good for all ages from toddlers to teens. Nice selection of books and movies for the family to check out. This Library also gets very...More

2  Thank djcollie03
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Vernon Area Public Library is a great place to work or just relax and read. There are also many great programs to attend with offerings such as workshops, computer classes, and concerts.

1  Thank Jessica F
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