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: Mini Job Fair at COD on February 24

Posted February 16, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Mini Job Fair at COD on February 24

  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
Valentine’s Day is for Reading!

Love 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 (read the rest…)

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

Posted February 10, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Career Re-Launcher Workshop on February 21, 2015

    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 (read the rest…)

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

Posted January 22, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: How to Conduct an Online Job Search on Feb. 3, 2015

    When Tuesday, February 3, 2014 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Where 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, (read the rest…)

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

Posted January 22, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Resume Review & Interviewing Strategy Workshop on Feb. 4, 2015

  When February 4,  2015 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 one-on-one (read the rest…)

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