Adult Services

Readers Advisory

Looking for that great new read? The Villa Park Public Library has a fantastic Readers Advisory staff that is happy to recommend novels. Whether you’re looking for new authors like your old favorites, or you’re ready for something completely new, our RA staff is here to help. They run reading groups and book discussions to help make reading a more social experience. These folks know their fiction!

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On the Job Front: Health Care Job Fair at the DuPage County Convalescent Center

Posted October 28, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Health Care Job Fair at the DuPage County Convalescent Center

  When Wednesday, November 12, 2014 9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Where DuPage Convalescent Center 400 N. County Farm Road Wheaton, IL 60187 The Convalescent Center will be conducting interviews for the following positions: Registered Nurse Licensed Practical Nurse Certified Nursing Associate Support Services (Housekeeper I, Dining Services Worker, Laundry (read the rest…)

On the Job Front: workNet DuPage Mini Job Fair on Nov. 6

Posted October 28, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: workNet DuPage Mini Job Fair on Nov. 6

    When Thursday, November 6, 2014 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Where workNet DuPage Career Center 2525 Cabot Drive Suite 302 Lisle, IL 60532 No pre-registration required — simply arrive before 1:00 p.m. Companies include: Advanced Resource, Phoenix Staffing, Staples, Domino’s Pizza, PMIC, Sweet Tomatoes, YRC  

Small Business: Boots to Business: REBOOT – Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Posted October 28, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
Small Business: Boots to Business: REBOOT – Introduction to Entrepreneurship

  When Monday, November 3, 2014 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Where College of DuPage 425 Fawell Blvd. Student Resource Center Room 2000 Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 Boots to Business: Reboot is an entrepreneurial education program offered to veterans by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) in partnership with the Institute for Veterans and Military (read the rest…)

On the Job Front: Resume & Interviewing Strategies Workshop on Nov. 5

Posted October 23, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Resume & Interviewing Strategies Workshop on Nov. 5

    When November 5, 2014 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Where 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 (read the rest…)

On the Job Front: Transitioning in Todays’s Job Market – Elmhurst College

Posted October 22, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Transitioning in Todays’s Job Market – Elmhurst College

  When Saturday, November 1, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Where Elmhurst College Frick Center 190 S. Prospect Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126 630.279.4100 Whether you are between jobs or desire a career “next chapter,” have hope and take charge. For seasoned professionals navigating challenges of career change and potential age bias in today’s job (read the rest…)

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