Adult Services

New Display: Mountain Adventure

Posted July 24, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

 

Mountain Adventure

 

For all those armchair travelers who seek the thrill and excitement of mountain adventure. Check out our new end-cap display and find titles ranging from 127 Hours to No Way Down to K2: Life and Death on K2.  Need more reading suggestions?  Ask one of our Adult Services staff members or give us a call at 630.834.1164.  We are always ready and willing to assist!

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New Display: Embroidery & Cross-Stitch

Posted July 24, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

 

Embroidery & Cross-Stitch

 

 

The Villa Park Library has added lots of new books on embroidery and cross-stitch books to its collection. Stop by and check one or two out today.  Need further assistance?  Ask a librarian!

 

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FYI: DuPage County Offers Senior Health Fair

Posted July 23, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

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Learn how to live a happier and healthier life.  Legislative brochures will be available explaining state programs that benefit seniors. Dozens of participants will be on hand to provide information on state, local and private programs.

When

Wednesday, July 30
9am – Noon

Where

DuPage County Administration
Building – Auditorium
421 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL

Learn how to live a happier and healthier life.  Legislative brochures will be available explaining state programs that benefit seniors. Dozens of participants will be on hand to provide information on state, local and private programs.

Information
Available:
• Financial Security
• Nutrition
• Cancer Prevention
• Senior Services
• I-Cash
• Transportation
• Saving on Your Utility Bills
• Scam Prevention
• Assisted Living
• Veterans Assistance
• Senior Living Homes
• Healthcare Options
• Alzheimer’s

For more information, click here

Small Business: SBA Offers Spanish-Language Affordable Care Act 101 Webinars for Small Employers

Posted July 23, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

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The U.S. Small Business Administration, the Department of Health and Human Services, and Small Business Majority will launch a series of Spanish-language webinars for small business owners on the Affordable Care Act.  Every other Tuesday throughout the summer and fall, Spanish-speaking small employers can join representatives from SBA, HHS and Small Business Majority for ACA 101 webinars in Spanish.  The webinars will provide small business owners with an overview of the law and information on how they can enroll in the small business health insurance Marketplace. Other topics discussed include market reforms, the small business health care tax credit, and the employer shared responsibility provisions.

A question and answer period will follow the presentation.

Below are the registration links for the upcoming Spanish-language webinars

Note: These times translate to 3 PM CST …..

  • Tuesday, August 5 at 4 PM ET
  • Tuesday, August 19 at 4 PM ET
  • August 19, 2014 at 4 pm ET
  • September 9, 2014 at 4 pm ET
  • September 23, 2014 at 4 pm ET

For more information and to register, click here.

On the Job Front: Hiring our Heroes Job Fair

Posted July 23, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

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When

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
12:00noon to 3:00 p.m.

Where

University of Chicago-Ida Noyes Hall
1212 East 59th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Includes an employment workshop at 11:00 a.m.

FREE nonprofit hiring fair for veterans, active duty military members, guard & reserve members, & military spouses. Sponsored by Robert R. McCormick Foundation, IDES, IL Dept of Veterans Affairs, US Chamber of Commerce, & others.

For more information & to register, click here

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