Adult Services

Barnes & Noble in Store Book Sale and Gift Wrapping Fundraiser!

Posted November 28, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page,Kids News & Events,Teen Services

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Sun., Dec. 13 11:00 a.m.–7:30 p.m.
*Special Location: Barnes & Noble, 297 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook
Need to do some holiday shopping? The Friends of the Villa Park Library will be staffing a welcome table at Barnes & Noble and wrapping gifts to help raise funds for the library. A percentage of the sales on this day will be donated to the Friends by Barnes & Noble. Watch the library’s website for more details!


Mitten Tree Ceremony

Posted November 28, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page,Kids News & Events,Teen Services

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Sat., Dec. 5 • 11:00 a.m.  Join us to welcome the first annual Mitten Tree to the library! If you wish to contribute, bring in an item of warm clothing or winter gear (hat, scarf, etc.) to be donated to those in need. In honor of each donation, a pair of paper mitten ornaments can be decorated and hung on the tree. The Mitten Tree will be up through the holiday season, so come by and visit!

Resume Review and Interviewing Strategies

Posted November 28, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-10-14-RR and IS-450x250Wed., Nov. 4 • 7:00–8:30 p.m.
Write a resume that will help you land the interview. Learn valuable interviewing strategies to help you get the job. Make an appointment with the presenter to return on a Saturday for a one-on-one review or your resume.

New in History: THE LAST of the PRESIDENT’S MEN

Posted November 18, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services

In this intimate but disturbing portrayal of Richard Nixon in the White House, Bob Wooward provides one of the last pieces of the enduring Nixon puzzle. He exposes the untold story of Alexander Butterfield, the Nixon aide who disclosed the secret White House taping system that changed history and provided the evidence of his Watergate crimes that ended Nixon’s presidency. In doing so Woodward portrays the intense drama of Butterfield’s struggle and why and how he changed history.

The Career Re-Launcher Workshop (The CREW™)

Posted November 14, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-10-10-Career Re-Launcher Workshop-450x250Sat., Nov. 21 • 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Frustrated with your job and life? Are you ready to review and reignite them both? Bring a pen, paper and an open mind to this workshop. Registration is required. Space is limited.

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