Learn the components of a strong resume, and what keywords or phrases to use that will help move your resume to the top of the stack. Presenter: David Preciado Chicago Federation of Labor Workforce & Community Initiative. Register now.
If you worked for a company that closed or you were laid off and are currently collecting unemployment benefits or recently exhausted them, you may be eligible to participate in the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act Program (WIOA). Find out more about the program, retraining opportunities, and other key benefits! Presented by Bill Lesus and Richard Williams of Triton College.
Congo Beat the Drum (2014, 57 min)See and discuss films showcasing Caribbean directors and screenwriters, in the third annual Chicago Caribbean Film Festival at the Oak Park Public Library. Held in conjunction with the Caribbean American Heritage Council and Diaspora Filmworks.
Songs of Redemption (2013, 74min)See and discuss films showcasing Caribbean directors and screenwriters, in the third annual Chicago Caribbean Film Festival at the Oak Park Public Library. Held in conjunction with the Caribbean American Heritage Council and Diaspora Filmworks.
Meet Jeff Ferdinand, author of "Austin Boulevard: The Invisible Line between Two Worlds," and hear the history of this street dividing Oak Park and Austin Village, located just across Austin Boulevard on the West Side of Chicago.
Meet Beth Kaplan, an Oak Park mom whose son Jacob was diagnosed with Autism before the age of two. Jacob is now 12 years old and learning to self-advocate. "Silence 2 Success: A Mother's Journey with Autism," is Kaplan's personal story which begins with a difficult pregnancy and a heart-wrenching diagnosis to a successful, thriving young boy.
Do you work from home? Do you crave some creative interaction every once in awhile? Then we're creating a co-working space just for you!
Free yourself from your living room and use the library to create and explore with like-minded entrepreneurs like yourself.
Grab a table and park yourself in the Main Library Veterans Room any time between 9 am and 5 pm.
Learn the basics of putting your business idea on paper. This class teaches you the fundamental content you need to begin writing a business plan and is aimed at those who have a business idea but need to think through all of the details.