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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Small Business: Small Business Association (SBA) Webinars

Posted September 8, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
Small Business: Small Business Association (SBA) Webinars

  The Small Business Association is offering several upcoming webinars in September and October to assist small business owners. Sessions include: How Social Media Can Help Your Small Business Succeed Twitter Growing Your Business Webinar Series, 3-part series Affordable Care Act 101 For more information and to register, click here    

On the Job Front: Elmhurst College Offers Free Career Workshop – Extreme Make-Over

Posted September 2, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Elmhurst College Offers Free Career Workshop – Extreme Make-Over

    Elmhurst College  is offering a career workshop on Saturday, September 6, 2014: Extreme Make-Over: Re-Assess and Re-Prioritize Your Path. This workshop is FREE and open to the general public (a light meal will be provided).  You may attend in person or online stream  (link provided upon registration).  The presenter is John Newton, a (read the rest…)

September is National Literacy Awareness Month

Posted September 2, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page
September is National Literacy Awareness Month

  Please join us in celebrating National Literacy Awareness Month by learning more about adult literacy needs in DuPage County and how you can help change someone’s future.  Click here for a schedule of orientation or training classes.  Call Literacy DuPage at 630.416.6699 or check out www.literacydupage.org for more information.

Small Business: SCORE Workshop: Creating Your Business Plan

Posted August 29, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
Small Business: SCORE Workshop: Creating Your Business Plan

  This is a six session series that meets on Fridays, September 19, 26, October 3, 10,17, and 24. When Fridays Sept. 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2014 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM CDT Where Illinois Institute of Technology – Rice Campus 201 East Loop Road Wheaton, IL 60189 This workshop is (read the rest…)

On the Job Front: Resume Review & Interviewing Stratetgies Workshop

Posted August 22, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: Resume Review & Interviewing Stratetgies Workshop

When Wednesdays (choose one session) September 3, October 1, November 5 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 (read the rest…)

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