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!

Latest Book Lists and Information from Adult Services

On the Job Front: workNet DuPage Hosts Mini Job Fair

Posted July 23, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: workNet DuPage Hosts Mini Job Fair

  When Wednesday, July 30, 2014 1:00 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. Where workNet DuPage Career Center 2525 Cabot Drive, Suite 302 Lisle, IL 60532 No registration required – simply arrive after 1:00 p.m. Participating employers include Advantage Sales  & Marketing, First Student, Peacock Engineering,  Manpower and Smart Resources.  Additional employers may be added. For more (read the rest…)

On the Job Front: COD Offers Adult Information Sessions

Posted July 17, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
On the Job Front: COD Offers Adult Information Sessions

  Information sessions for the adult student highlighting the degrees and certificates available as well as career opportunities in the fields of study listed below.  Also learn about the admissions process, financial aid, placement testing, and additional services provided for adult students. Upcoming sessions will include: Adult Services Track Wednesday, Sept. 10 Breakout session at (read the rest…)

“Say kid…Want to buy the Brooklyn Bridge?”

Posted July 16, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
“Say kid…Want to buy the Brooklyn Bridge?”

Read about the fascinating world of Swindlers & Scams, and also learn how to protect yourself from them. Take a look at some of the books listed below: Child Identity Theft Robert P. Chappell (364.163 CHA) The Ultimate Book of Imposters Ian Graham (364.163 GRA) The Sting Man : Inside Abscam Robert W. Greene (364.163 (read the rest…)

Small Business: Fox Valley SCORE Workshop – Your Sales Should Grow Like Clockwork

Posted July 16, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
Small Business: Fox Valley SCORE Workshop – Your Sales Should Grow Like Clockwork

WHEN Wednesday, July 23, 2014 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM CDT WHERE Illinois Institute of Technology – Rice Campus 201 East Loop Road Wheaton, IL 60187-8489   This 90-minute workshop is specifically designed to address the sales challenges small and mid-size company business owners face. Participants will learn the “Top 11 Reasons” why sales are (read the rest…)

New Display – Happiness Happens!

Posted July 14, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services
New Display – Happiness Happens!

August is Happiness Happens Month! To get ready for this month full of happiness check out our new display full of books that can help make happiness happen in your life. Some of the titles you can find on this display,  include: Happiness: The Science Behind Your Smile by Daniel Nettle Stumbling on Happiness by (read the rest…)

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