Adult Services

New Display: Holiday Sweets

Posted November 19, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services



Holiday Sweets


Whip up a batch of cookies or try a new dessert this Holiday Season.  You’ll find lots of ideas in cookbooks from our new display: Holiday Sweets.  Need more suggestions?  Stop by the Information Desk and ask a librarian!  You may also call us at 630.834.1164.

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New Display: Getting Ready for the Holidays

Posted November 18, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services


Get Ready for the Holidays

It’s time to celebrate the Holidays!  Try a new recipe or create a full menu from on of our many cookbooks.  Need assistance?  Stop by the Information Desk and ask a librarian!  You may also give us a call at 630.834.1164.

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On the Job Front: Career Re-Launcher (the CREW) Workshop on Nov. 15

Posted November 13, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services




Re-launching your career is a major undertaking.  Expert help is available at the Career Re-Launcher Workshop (The CREW) on  Saturday, November 15  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 begin a new one. The session is particularly helpful for those who have been laid-off, fired, or involved in a company-wide or departmental  reorganization.

Tom Somora, an employment services representative with IDES (Illinois Department of Employment Services), provides participants with the tools to re-enter the job market and find a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Bring a pen, paper and an open mind. Space is limited. Call 630-834-1164, ext. 5 to register.

Veterans Day: Memoirs of America’s Veterans

Posted November 8, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

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In honor of Veterans Day on Tuesday, November 11 we have a new display of memoirs by American veterans and their family members. Some of the amazing true stories you can find on this display include:

One Soldier’s Story: A Memoir by Bob Dole

On the Job Front: Health Care Job Fair at the DuPage County Convalescent Center

Posted October 28, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services



Wednesday, November 12, 2014
9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

DuPage Convalescent Center
400 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187

The Convalescent Center will be conducting interviews for the following positions:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Certified Nursing Associate
  • Support Services (Housekeeper I, Dining Services Worker, Laundry Attendant I)

To apply, click here

Upon attending the Job Fair, please bring a copy of your application and resume.

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