Adult Services

On the Job Front: Mini Job Fair at COD on February 24

Posted February 16, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services



Tuesday, February 24, 2015
9:00 a.m. until noon

workNet DuPage Career Center
2525 Cabot Drive, First Floor
Lisle, IL 60532

No pre-registration required – simply arrive between 9:00 a.m. to noon.

For more information, click here

Valentine’s Day is for Reading!

Posted February 12, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services

readLove is in the air at the Villa Park Public Library! No matter what your taste, we have Valentine’s Day display for you. Sink your fangs into a romance with vampire romance books, be blinded by love from books that all have love in the title, or set yourself up with the greatest book you never met through our Blind Date with a Book display. Some of the titles you can find on these displays include:

Three Faces of Love by Emile Zola

Undead and Undermined by Mary Janice Davidson

Love Bites by Lori Foster


On the Job Front: Career Re-Launcher Workshop on February 21, 2015

Posted February 10, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services




Re-launching your career is a major undertaking.  Expert help is available at the Career Re-Launcher Workshop (The CREW) on  Saturday, February 21,  from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the Villa Park Public Library.

This  workshop is designed to provide practical and relevant advice to those who are attempting to revive an old career or begin a new one. The session is particularly helpful for those who have been laid-off, fired, or involved in a company-wide or departmental  reorganization.

Tom Somora, an employment services representative with IDES (Illinois Department of Employment Services), provides participants with the tools to re-enter the job market and find a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Bring a pen, paper and an open mind. Space is limited. Call 630-834-1164 to register.

On the Job Front: How to Conduct an Online Job Search on Feb. 3, 2015

Posted January 22, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services





Tuesday, February 3, 2014
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.


Villa Park Public Library
(Library Annex)
305 S. Ardmore Ave.
Villa Park, IL 60181

Learn how to use job search engines and job alerts to identify opportunities.  You’ll also learn how to respond to an online job posting, create an effective application, and stay safe during your job search.  Basic computer skills are required.

To register, call 630.834.1164

On the Job Front: Resume Review & Interviewing Strategy Workshop on Feb. 4, 2015

Posted January 22, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services




February 4,  2015
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.


The Villa Park Public Library
(Conference Room)
305 South Ardmore Avenue
Villa Park, Illinois 60181

Learn how to create a powerful resume and develop effective interviewing skills in this insightful workshop. Arrange an appointment with the presenter for the following Saturday for a one-on-one review of your resume.

To register, call 630.834.1164

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