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

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…)

On the Job Front: Hiring Our Heroes Virtual Job Fair on Wed., Oct. 29

Posted October 21, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Hiring Our Heroes Virtual Job Fair on Wed., Oct. 29

  Join us for a virtual job fair on virtualjobscout.org on Wednesday, October 29.4 Event Schedule: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Virtual Hiring Fair Virtual Job Scout brings all the benefits of a live fair to those who cannot make it to our traditional fairs. It allows job seekers and employers to connect with each (read the rest…)

New in History: The Rush

Posted October 18, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

Drawing on the diaries and memoirs of men and women of the era, Dolnick (The Forgers Spell) brings alive the experiences of those who left the East Coast, Europe, and even Asia in the search for freedom and wealth.

New Display: Refresh Your Resume

Posted October 16, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
New Display: Refresh Your Resume

  Are you entering the job market or starting a search for a new position? Then it’s time to refresh your resume!  For more information on all aspects of job searching,  stop by the Adult Services Information Desk and speak with one of the librarians.  We are always ready to help!     

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