Adult Services

College of DuPage Open House

Posted March 14, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Teen Services

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015, from 6-8:30pm, College of DuPage is hosting an Open House for Adults, High School students, and their families. The presentations include Admissions, Adult Admissions, a Student and Faculty Panel, and Engineering Pathways. At the same time, there is also a Health and Science Open House located in the Health and Science Center (HSC), and Information Tables at the Student Services Center (SSC).

For information and to RSVP, call 630-942-3000, or go to admissions.cod.edu

Directions: cod.edu/maps

Team Trivia Tuesday

Posted March 9, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-03-24-Team Trivia Tuesday-1280x720(Villa Park, IL) – Put your knowledge to the test: compete at Team Trivia Tuesday on Tuesday, March 24, at 8:00 p.m. at Crazy Pour, 105 E North Ave., Villa Park. Join the Villa Park Public Library and compete in teams of up to seven adults. Library staff will attempt to thwart your knowledge with a mixture of questions in various categories.

Form teams with friends, family, colleagues, church groups, clubs and other organizations, or simply come and the Library will place you on a team. This is a great opportunity for outreach for your organization. Third time is the charm, so hopefully you and your team can be among the lucky winners at our third Team Trivia Tuesday!

Possible trivia categories include, but are not limited to, In the News, Sports/ History, Movies/TV, Music, Science, and Useless Trivia. To get a jump on the competition, like us on Facebook. Categories and topic hints will only be announced in advance on our Facebook page.

The winning teams will receive fabulous prizes courtesy of Crazy Pour.

Registration is not required. For more information, check out the Villa Park Public Library website at www.vppl.info or call 630-834-1164, Ext. 5.

More information is also available at www.crazypour.com.

 

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

Posted February 16, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services

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

WHERE
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

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

Posted February 10, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services

 

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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.

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