LACONI-OPP (Outreach, Promotion and Publicity) will host a quarterly meeting.
All area homeschoolers are invited to participate in this Spring Exhibition, a fun opportunity for kids to present to their peers, either onstage or by displaying their work. The atmosphere will be casual and supportive, with a pot-luck reception to follow. Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
An Italian immigrant who spoke little English and struggled to scrape together a living on her primitive family farm outside Chicago, Sabella Nitti was arrested in 1923 for the murder of her missing husband. Within two months, she was found guilty and became the first woman ever sentenced to hang in Chicago. Journalist Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi leads readers through Sabella's sensational case, showing how, with no evidence and no witnesses, she was the target of an obsessed deputy sheriff and the victim of a faulty legal system.
Reading Olympics Final Competition for qualifying school teams.
Join us for a screening and discussion of "Being Mortal," a PBS Frontline film that originally aired in 2015.
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: David Preciado, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Workforce and Community Initiative. Register now.
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.