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Small Business: SCORE Presents Digital Strategies in Marketing

Posted April 15, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services


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In this free presentation you will learn a series of cutting edge ideas and techniques about how using social media can help to promote and grow your business. You’ll also learn how social media can increase traffic and interactions with your websites and why this can increase sales.  Presented by Brian Basilico, B2b Interactive Marketing.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
6:30 p.m.  to  8:30 p.m.

Illinois Institute of Technology – Rice Campus
201 East Loop Road
Wheaton, IL 60187

To register, click here





New in History: How Paris Became Paris

Posted April 11, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

howparisbecameparisAt the beginning of the seventeenth century, Paris, like other European cities, was still emerging from its medieval past. In this witty and engaging work Joan DeJean demonstrates it was the 17th-century Bourbon monarchs, not Baron Haussmann in the nineteenth century, who first transformed Paris into the prototype of the modern city that would inspire the world.



FYI: Benedictine University Offers Free Professional Development Series

Posted April 10, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services




The Benedictine University National Moser Center for Adult Learning is offering  a FREE Professional Development Series.  Lunch will be provided.

Business Writing for Success

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
National Moser Center for Adult Learning
1832 Centre Point Circle
Suite 102
Naperville, IL

Linkedin for Business Success

Thursday, April 17, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
National Moser Center for Adult Learning
1832 Centre Point Circle
Suite 102
Naperville, IL

Space is limited: To reserve your seat, please email your contact information and session choice to or call, 630.829.6377.





Small Business: SBA Program – Federal Resources for Small Businesses

Posted April 9, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services


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Tuesday, April 29
8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
230 S. LaSalle Street
Chicago, Illinois 60604

This FREE SBA Symposium will inform small businesses of the federal government programs designed to assist them. With presentations on topics including small-large business partnerships, Department of Labor requirements, international trade and tax regulations, the Symposium will offer information and resources to help answer your small business questions.

Register for free at this link  (Space is limited at 140 seats.)

New Display: Not Your Average Dictionary

Posted April 4, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services,Uncategorized

avrg dictionary

Dictionaries have come a long way and now come in many fun and interesting types. For help finding your new favorite fun dictionary make sure to come and check out our new display, which includes titles such as:

The Facts on File Dictionary of Clichés by Christine Ammer

The Oxford Dictionary of Word Histories by Glynnis Chantrell

Bryson’s Dictionary of Troublesome Words by Bill Bryson



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