Seminar: Preparing for a Job Interview

Learn the importance of first impressions, and how to present yourself to the potential employer. We will review tips and techniques to help you prepare for job interviews. Presenter: Presenter: David Grier, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

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Twitter 101

Do you want to chat informally with your friends about serious and not-too serious stuff in real time? Well, this class is for you. You will learn the ins and outs of this popular social networking service. We will help you get started with your own account. To attend: must have an active email account and basic computer skills.

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Seminar: Do I Really Need a Cover Letter?

How important is having a cover letter? According to a recent survey of employers, it’s very important. In this seminar, you will review the components of a cover letter, and what you should and should not be including in one. Presenter: David Grier, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee.

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Seminar: What are Hiring Managers Looking For?

You’ve had job interviews, and haven’t gotten an offer. In this seminar, "What are Hiring Managers Looking For?: How to Market Yourself," you'll learn what qualities, in addition to job skills, you'll learn to better prepare and boost your chances of obtaining a job offer. Presenter: Edward T. Ozga, Job Readiness Manager, Prevail.

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Sing and Play Around the World

Join Jenny Chen of Paper Lantern Cultural Center and Shana Harvey of the Old Town School of Folk Music for a fun musical adventure, in English, Chinese and Spanish! Best for ages 2+.

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Maze Bike O'Rama

Celebrate National Bike Month with a day full of bike fun! Get into gear on our obstacle course, supe up your ride with some nifty decorations, and get your bike registered by a local police officer. All bikers welcome. This event will be held outdoors, weather permitting.

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Steckman OutLoud Drum Show

Gimme a Beat! Join us as we welcome African drum and drumline performers from Steckman Studio's OutLoud After School programs. All ages welcome. This event will be held outdoors, weather permitting.

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Adult Improv Workshop

Looking for a way to let your inner comedian run free? Want to improve your quick-thinking skills? Join us for a night of spontaneous comedy. All skill levels welcome. Warning: hilarity will ensue...

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"Facebook 101"

Learn how to use this popular social networking service and get started with your own account. To attend: must have a current email address.

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"Introduction to the Internet"

Get acquainted with Windows computers during this introductory class. Learn how to manage multiple windows, how to create and save documents, and how to navigate folders. This is the perfect class for beginners.

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