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!

Latest Book Lists and Information from Adult Services

Thinking About College of DuPage?

Posted September 23, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services, Teen Services

On Monday, October 13th, College of DuPage is hosting an informational presentation for prospective students. Information tables will be set up from 9am to 10:15am, with a Welcome and Admissions presentation running from 10:15 am to 11am in the Belushi Performance Hall, McAninch Arts Center. From 11am to 1pm, there will be Breakout Sessions. To (read the rest…)

On the Job Front: Career Re-Launcher (The CREW) Workshop on Sept. 27

Posted September 19, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Career Re-Launcher (The CREW) Workshop on Sept. 27

  Re-launching your career is a major undertaking.  Expert help is available at the Career Re-Launcher Workshop (The CREW) on  Saturday, September 27  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 (read the rest…)

Small Business: Small Business Association (SBA) Webinars

Posted September 8, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
Small Business: Small Business Association (SBA) Webinars

  The Small Business Association is offering several upcoming webinars in September and October to assist small business owners. Sessions include: How Social Media Can Help Your Small Business Succeed Twitter Growing Your Business Webinar Series, 3-part series Affordable Care Act 101 For more information and to register, click here    

On the Job Front: Elmhurst College Offers Free Career Workshop – Extreme Make-Over

Posted September 2, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Elmhurst College Offers Free Career Workshop – Extreme Make-Over

    Elmhurst College  is offering a career workshop on Saturday, September 6, 2014: Extreme Make-Over: Re-Assess and Re-Prioritize Your Path. This workshop is FREE and open to the general public (a light meal will be provided).  You may attend in person or online stream  (link provided upon registration).  The presenter is John Newton, a (read the rest…)

September is National Literacy Awareness Month

Posted September 2, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
September is National Literacy Awareness Month

  Please join us in celebrating National Literacy Awareness Month by learning more about adult literacy needs in DuPage County and how you can help change someone’s future.  Click here for a schedule of orientation or training classes.  Call Literacy DuPage at 630.416.6699 or check out www.literacydupage.org for more information.

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