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Gotta Do It: March 18 through March 25

Ongoing

• Rotary Club of Joliet to offer six $1,000 scholarships – Students should request an application for their schools. Deadline is March 22. Mail to Rotary Club of Joliet, Attention:Cheryl McCarthy, past president/chairman of the scholarship committee, P.O. Box 225, Joliet, Illinois, 60434. Students notified April 19.

• Valley View Community Unit School District 365U – Visit vvsd/summer.

March 18

• LinkedIn Lab: Starting Your Profile – 9:30 a.m. Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3:30 p.m.; also March 25, Fountaindale Public Library, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Visit will.works.

• LinkedIn Lab: Maximizing Your Profile – 10 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• OJT Orientation – 10 a.m.; also March 25, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Industry Orientation – 1:30 p.m.; also March 25, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Manufacturing, transportation, distribution, logistics. Register at will.works or call 815-727-4444.

March 19

• Electronics Recycling – 6 to 11 a.m., Lockport Public Works, 17112 Prime Blvd., Lockport.

• "AARP Foundation Tax-Aide" program – Tuesdays through April 9, Troy Township. By appointment only. Free to taxpayers with low and moderate income, Especially 60 and older. Call 815-744-1968 or 815-744-1963.

• Career Cafe – 9:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Troy Schools Kindergarten Registration – 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; also 9:30 a.m to 2 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m., March 20. For more information on kindergarten registration,including information in Spanish and a boundary map of Troy School District30-C, visit troy30c.org.

Community Foundation of Will County FY19 Community Partner Grants Informational Meetings – 1 p.m., Will County Center for Community Concerns, 2455 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit wcfwill.org.

• Building Your Cover Letters – 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Shorewood-Troy Public Library, 650 Deerwood, Drive, Shorewood. Free. Register at shorewoodtroylibrary.org or 815-725-1715.• Electronics Recycling – 5 to 7 p.m., Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Drive, Romeoville. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

• Electronics Recycling – 5 to 7 p.m., Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Drive, Romeoville. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

March 20

• Microsoft Word – 9 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Job Readiness Workshop – 9:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3:30 p.m., Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• High School Equivalency (GED) – 12:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

Job Fair – 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Suite 100, Joliet. Seeking flex officers, security officers, production line worker, forklift operators, warehouse workers, on-call nanny, tutors, customer service representatives, HVAC service/installation technician, machine operators, maintenance technicians, production manager, quality assurance technician, package handlers, group leaders, universal associates, home health care aide/homemaker, transportation aide, packers, assistant manager trainee, caregivers, light industrial worker, material handler, quality control analyst and shipping associate. For more information, visit will.works.

• Superintendent Chat – 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Washington Junior High School gymnasium Richards Street and Fourth Avenue, Joliet.

• 9th Annual Prom Extravaganza – 6 p.m., Lockport Township High School, East Campus, Lockport, Students must have ID and be accompanied by a parent. Attendees will save $20 on purchase of prom tickets.

March 21

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m., Wilmington Public Library District, 201 S. Kankakee St., Wilmington. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Industry Orientation – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Health care. Register at will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Word (2010) Advanced – 3 to 4 p.m., 20670 Len Kubinski Drive, Crest Hill. Learn how to add graphics to your Word documents, how to create WordArt, how to create columns. Contact Colleen Melone at 815-552-4283or cmelone@whiteoaklibrary.org or visit whiteoaklibrary.org.

• Electronic Recycling – 5 to 7 p.m., Families of Faith Ministries, Channahon. The recycling center will accept residential electronics and take up to two televisions a household. Residents must show ID.

Free Self Defense Class – 6 to 9 p.m., Community Christian Church, 24035 Riverwalk Court, Plainfield. Hosted by State Rep Mark Batinick R-Plainfield. Presenters: One-Light Self-Defense. Girls and women age 12 and up. RSVP at 815-254-0000 or emailing debk.repbatinick@gmail.com.

“Seeds for Small Plot Gardens” – 6:30 to 8 p.m., White Oak Public Library District, 121 E. 8th St., Lockport. Presenter: professional gardener Anna Stange. Packets of starter seeds to take home. Adults. Register at whiteoaklibrary.org or call 815-552-4260.

March 22

• Industry Orientation – 9 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Professional, financial, information technology. Register at will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Master Your Job Search – 9:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon, Frankfort Public Library District, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Mokena Public Library, 11327 W. 195th St., Mokena. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

March 23

• Job Fair – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Holiday Inn & Suites, 205 Remington Boulevard, Bolingbrook. Visit jobs.aus.com.

• 2nd Annual Mattress Fundraiser – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Joliet Central High School Student Center, Joliet. Benefits JCHS band program. For information, visit bit.ly/beds4jcband

March 25

• Indeed.com Basics – 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Shorewood-Troy Public Library, 650 Deerwood, Drive, Shorewood. Free. Learn how to use this job posting website. Register at shorewoodtroylibrary.org or 815-725-1715.

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