Halloween Party

10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Face painting, costume contest, prizes, story time, and refreshments!

It's Kringle Time!

It's kringle time...kringle time..time to order those delicious treats! Lemon, almond, pecan, apple, cherry, raspberry and blueberry!

$9 each 

Stop by the library and order your kringle. Order by November 23.

Happy Hundredth: Mercer Carnegie Library

created by Frank Mullen III


Are You Looking for a Job?

Your Illinois Department of Employment Security Invites You to an Information Session and Job Seeker Mock Interview Workshop

What: Information Session 

When: 9 a.m.-10 a.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2016

What: Mock Interview Workshop (see details below) 

When: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Where: Both will be held at the:

 Mercer Carnegie Library 
200 North College Avenue
Aledo, IL 61231

These events are sponsored by IDES and Partners in Job Training and Placement (PJTP).

This Information Session is the first step for enrolling in PJTP no-cost, re-training services. Information about other employment assistance provided by IDES will also be presented.

The Information Session includes: An overview of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Illinois Department of Employment Security resources and assistance, Partner Services, and WIOA job seeking services/training. 

A reservation is required for the information session: Please call 309-788-7587, extension 101

How can you be best prepared for a job interview? 

Attend and participate in a mock interviewing class that will help provide you with the experience and advice to best present yourself at an interview. How can you make the best first impression? What should you prepare prior to the interview? What should you bring with you? What should you wear? What should you know about the company? How should you follow up with the company? Human Resources and Company Representatives will be available to give you answers to these questions. Your RSVP is appreciated 309-794-3664.

Reservations are required for the Workshop: Please call Melissa at 309-794-3664.


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