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Get that Job! Job Club

2019-07-30 09:00:00 2019-07-30 11:00:00 America/Chicago Get that Job! Job Club Main Library

Tuesday, July 30
9:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2019-07-30 09:00:00 2019-07-30 11:00:00 America/Chicago Get that Job! Job Club Main Library

Main Library

Friends Conference Room (215)

Champaign Public Library and Champaign County Regional Planning Commission join forces to help you build the skills you'll need to stand out as the best candidate in your next job search. 

Each week we will offer a lecture and workshop time.  Thursday will be a repeat of Tuesday, sign up for the course that works best for your schedule. Come to both classes if you would like a bit more assistance and help. 

We encourage you to attend as many sessions as possible to get the most out of this series. 



Week 1 - Tuesday, July 16 &  Thursday, July 18, 9-11:00 a.m.
Take a career scope assessment and learn about essential tools to help you get the job you want. Prepare to create your first draft of a resume.

Week 2 - Tuesday, July 23 & Thursday, July 25, 9-11:00 a.m.
We'll match you to the resources containing the jobs that best fit your skills and interests. You'll also learn about job search etiquette relating to networking, social media, following up with potential employers, hiring events, and more. Submit the first draft of your resume. If you haven't already done so, we will help you to create an email and indeed account.

Week 3 - Tuesday, July 30 & Thursday, August 1, 9-11:00 a.m.
Polish the first draft of your resume, create a cover letter, and learn about who should be included in your reference list. 

Week 4 - Tuesday, August 6 & Thursday, August 8, 9-11:00 a.m.
Learn interview dos & dont's, complete a mock interview, develop your elevator speech, discuss transferable skills, and get feedback on your resume and cover letter. 

Week 5 - Tuesday, August 13 & Thursday, August 15, 9-11:00 a.m.
Build the techniques needed to keep your job with this workshop discussing communication techniques, enthusiasm, attitude, teamwork, problem solving, critical thinking, professionalism, and email etiquette. Review job leads and hear success stories. 

AGE GROUP: Adults,

TAGS: Workshop,

Main Library

librarian@champaign.org
Phone: 217/403-2000

Opening hours
Mon, Oct 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 20 12:00PM to 6:00PM

About the library

Our beautiful, state-of-the-art Main Library opened on January 6, 2008. You’ll find a wide variety of books, movies, and music, as well as free events for all ages. Looking for tech options? We offer free Wifi, dozens of public computers with internet access, and public meeting rooms.

Upcoming events

Tue, Oct 15, 9:00am - 10:00am
Friends Conference Room (215)

Tue, Oct 15, 9:45am - 10:05am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Tue, Oct 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Oct 15, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Oct 16, 9:45am - 10:15am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Oct 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Busey Bank Conference Room (222)

Wed, Oct 16, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Wed, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Wed, Oct 16, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Julia F. Burnham Conf Room

Wed, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C
This event is full

Thu, Oct 17, 8:00am - 9:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Oct 17, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Thu, Oct 17, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Fri, Oct 18, 9:30am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Fri, Oct 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Fri, Oct 18, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Sat, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Canceled
Sat, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Sun, Oct 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Mon, Oct 21, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Mon, Oct 21, 9:45am - 10:05am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Mon, Oct 21, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Mon, Oct 21, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Mon, Oct 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Busey Bank Conference Room (222)

Canceled
Mon, Oct 21, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Tue, Oct 22, 9:45am - 10:05am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Tue, Oct 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Oct 22, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Oct 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Oct 23, 9:45am - 10:15am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Oct 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Wed, Oct 23, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Wed, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B
This event is full

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Oct 24, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Fri, Oct 25, 9:30am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Fri, Oct 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Sat, Oct 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Sun, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Mon, Oct 28, 9:45am - 10:05am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Mon, Oct 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Mon, Oct 28, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Mon, Oct 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Mon, Oct 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Canceled
Mon, Oct 28, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Tue, Oct 29, 9:45am - 10:05am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Tue, Oct 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Oct 29, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Oct 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Canceled
Wed, Oct 30, 9:45am - 10:15am

Wed, Oct 30, 9:45am - 10:15am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Oct 30, 11:15am - 11:45am
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Wed, Oct 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Wed, Oct 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Wed, Oct 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C
This event is full

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Oct 31, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Canceled
Thu, Oct 31, 3:30pm - 4:15pm

Thu, Oct 31, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Oct 31, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Fri, Nov 01, 9:30am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Fri, Nov 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Fri, Nov 01, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Sat, Nov 02, 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Mon, Nov 04, 9:45am - 10:10am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Mon, Nov 04, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Mon, Nov 04, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Mon, Nov 04, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Canceled
Mon, Nov 04, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Tue, Nov 05, 9:00am - 11:00am
Friends Conference Room (215)

Tue, Nov 05, 9:45am - 10:05am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Tue, Nov 05, 10:00am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Tue, Nov 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Nov 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Nov 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Nov 06, 9:30am - 11:30am
Lobby area

Wed, Nov 06, 9:45am - 10:15am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Nov 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Wed, Nov 06, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Wed, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C
This event is full

Thu, Nov 07, 8:00am - 9:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Thu, Nov 07, 9:00am - 11:00am
Friends Conference Room (215)

Thu, Nov 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Nov 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Thu, Nov 07, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Nov 07, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Nov 07, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Thu, Nov 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Busey Bank Conference Room (222)

Fri, Nov 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Fri, Nov 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Canceled
Fri, Nov 08, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Sat, Nov 09, 10:00am - 10:45am
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Mon, Nov 11, 9:45am - 10:10am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Mon, Nov 11, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Mon, Nov 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Canceled
Mon, Nov 11, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Tue, Nov 12, 9:00am - 11:00am
Friends Conference Room (215)

Tue, Nov 12, 9:45am - 10:05am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Tue, Nov 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Nov 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Tue, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Nov 13, 9:45am - 10:15am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Wed, Nov 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friends Conference Room (215)

Wed, Nov 13, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Wed, Nov 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B
Registration opens Wednesday, October 16 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 14, 9:00am - 11:00am
Friends Conference Room (215)

Thu, Nov 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Nov 14, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Thu, Nov 14, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room C

Thu, Nov 14, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Canceled
Thu, Nov 14, 3:30pm - 4:15pm

Thu, Nov 14, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Nate & Lillie Story Room

Thu, Nov 14, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

Thu, Nov 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Friends Conference Room (215)