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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, February 03, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, February 07, 2015
Time
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
High school students can sign up for this free, fully proctored, full-length practice ACT test sponsored by Kaplan Test Prep. Students will learn what to expect in a test-like environment and receive a comprehensive analysis of their performance on the test, detailing individual strengths and weaknesses.

Space is limited so registration is required. Registration begins Saturday, January 10.

Students should bring two #2 pencils and a calculator.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
See one of the big movies of 2014 while enjoying some snacks and crafts.

Teens only.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Friday, February 20, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
You're so talented, you deserve an audience. Bring your poems, songs, stand-up comedy, or just yourself. Come out and show us what you can do!! Or sit back and prepared to be amazed.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Kick back and play a video game or two. Teens only.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Clueless about where to begin the scholarship search? Learn where to look for college scholarships and how to make your application shine! Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will guide you through online resources that will help you get the college funds you need.

This session is designed for high school juniors, seniors, and their parents. It will be repeated on Tuesday, March 10: see http://oppl.org/events/get-scholarship-0

Space is limited! Register now.
Location
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Clueless about where to begin the scholarship search? Learn where to look for college scholarships and how to make your application shine! Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will guide you through online resources that will help you get the college funds you need.

This session is designed for high school juniors, seniors, and their parents. This session is also being held on Thursday, February 26: see http://oppl.org/events/get-scholarship

Space is limited! Register now.
Location
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Kick back and play a video game or two. Teens only.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Friday, March 20, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
You're so talented, you deserve an audience. Bring your poems, songs, stand-up comedy, or just yourself. Come out and show us what you can do!! Or sit back and prepared to be amazed.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Time
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
In collaboration with Triton College, we're offering a free training course in tutoring and mentoring to interested teens and adults.

The training is nationally accredited in cooperation with the College Reading and Learning Association. It will benefit new and experienced tutors alike.

Training will cover:
* The Definition of Tutoring and Basic Tutoring Guidelines
* The Role of the Peer Mentor
* A Successful Tutoring Session
* Some Tutoring/Mentoring Dos and Don'ts
* Communication Skills & Diversity Dialogue
* Professional Ethics for Peer Mentors

Space is limited. Please register now.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
What do you list as "experience" when you don't have any? This workshop will give participants a thorough overview of the basic building blocks needed to construct a resume, how to describe your skills, and what will help you stand out to employers.

Presented by Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission. The session is designed especially for high school students and recent graduates.
Location
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Kick back and play a video game or two. Teens only.
Location
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Get free one-on-one help with narrowing down your college options and applying for financial aid. Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is available to help students that drop by or make appointments.

Second Floor - Teen Area
Library
Oak Park Public Library Main Branch

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