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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New Display: Holiday Crafts

Posted October 16, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
New Display: Holiday Crafts

      Looking for a festive new project?  You’ll find lots of ideas in our new display, Holiday Crafts.  Need more ideas?  Ask a librarian!  

New Display; Time for Soup!

Posted October 16, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
New Display; Time for Soup!

  With cooler weather upon us, why not try a steaming hot bowl of soup?  Stop by the Library today and peruse our new display of cookbooks featuring a wide variety of soups. Now’s the time to haul out your stockpot, mix the ingredients and enjoy!          

On the Job Front: Congressman Bill Foster’s Hiring Event

Posted October 15, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Congressman Bill Foster’s Hiring Event

When Friday, October 17 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. (Veteran’s Preview) 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (Open to the public) Where Prisco Center 150 W. Illinois Ave. Aurora, IL 60506 FREE! Come prepared with resumes To register, click here For more information, contact Maria DeLeon by calling 630.585.7672

On the Job Front: Manufacturing Job Fair on Thursday, October 16

Posted October 15, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Manufacturing Job Fair on Thursday, October 16

      When Thursday, October 16 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Where Symbol Training Institute 1413 Jeffrey Drive Addison, IL 60101 847.673.6500 www.symboltraining.edu Manufacturers will be interviewing on-site. Event is in partnership with Accelerated Training for Illinois (ATIM) and Illnois WorkNet Center. Register with Tom Peters at tpeters@symboltraining.edu    

On the Job Front: Villa Park Library Offers Workshop – How to Conduct an Online Job Search

Posted October 10, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Villa Park Library Offers Workshop – How to Conduct an Online Job Search

      When Tuesday, October 14, 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 (read the rest…)

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