October 04, 2017
Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host a her 5th Annual Hiring Event for residents of the 2nd Congressional District on Friday, October 27, from 9 a.m. to noon, in the gymnasium of South Suburban College, 15800 State St., South Holland. Last year more than 85 employers with active job openings met more than 400 job-seekers.
Prior to the Hiring Event, Rep. Kelly will sponsor a free Jobs Readiness Workshop on Wednesday, October 25, from 6 to 730 p.m. in the Community Room of the Calumet City Public Library, 660 S. Manistee Avenue, Calumet City. Instructors from the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership will teach job seekers interview skills, how to prepare a resume, and strategies to navigate hiring events.
Companies and agencies participating in this year's Hiring Event include UPS, ComEd, Metra Rail, Comcast, the CTA, the U.S. Post Office, MiJack, Franciscan Health, Lakeside Metals, and the Cook County Sheriff's Department.
Job seekers can visit reprobinkelly.eventbrite.com to register for the Hiring Event and/or the Job Readiness Workshop. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For more information, call Alan Banks or Jazmin Alvarez at (708) 679-0078 or access www.robinkelly.house.gov .
July 11, 2017
Due to the financial crisis the library is currently in, effective immediately the library will be open Monday-Thursday from 10am-6pm and we will now be closed on Friday, Saturday and Sunday until the financial situation improves. If you would like to support the library, please visit our gofundme page at https://www.gofundme.com/riverdale-library-donation-fund
March 22, 2017
Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host a Youth Job and Resource Expo for young men and women between the ages of 15 and 24 on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 9 a.m. to noon in the Field House of the Thornton Township High School, 15001 Broadway Ave, Harvey.
More than 50 companies and agencies will be accepting applications for available jobs, summer internships and apprenticeships. Participating employers and agencies include Nike, Walgreens, Chase Bank, ComEd, Illinois Department of Transportation and Chicago Cook Workforce Partnerships.
To help young people prepare for the hiring event and interviews, Rep. Kelly will sponsor a Job Readiness Boot Camp on Wednesday, March 29, from 530 to 7:30 p.m., in Room T107, located inside the Technical Building of Thornton Township High School in Harvey.
To pre-register, visit reprobrinkelley.eventbrite.com. For more information about the Hiring Event, call (708) 679-0078.
September 21, 2016
Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host a Hiring Event for residents of the 2nd Congressional District on Friday, October 14, 2016 from 9 to noon, in the gymnasium of South Suburban College, 15800 State St., South Holland. Last year, more than 400 job seekers attended the Hiring Event ready to make an impression on the 85+ employers looking for talent.
For more information about the Hiring Event, call (708) 679-0078.
August 31, 2016
The Library will be closed on Saturday, September 3rd through Monday, September 5th 2016. We will re-open on Tuesday, September 6th, 2016.
May 20, 2016
The Library will be closed on Saturday, May 28th through Monday, May 30th. We will re-open our regular hours on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.
April 18, 2016
The Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago is sponsoring a Free Financial Literacy to help people align their personal finances and prepare for your financial future. The workshop will be held on April 23, 2016 at the Dolton Village Hall located at 14122 Chicago Road in Dolton. IL from 9AM - Noon.
You will learn: Why credit is important, tips on managing your money/creating a budget, restoring your credit, understanding your credit report and credit traps.
Register Online: http://www.nhschicago.org/pages/register/register_homeownerships/2440
or Call: (708) 794-6660
March 23, 2016
The Riverdale Library will be closed on Friday, March 25th and Saturday, March 26th, 2016 in observance of Easter. We will resume our normal business hours on Monday, March 28th.
January 15, 2016
The Riverdale Library will be closed on Monday, January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr's Birthday. We will resume our normal business hours on Tuesday.
October 08, 2015
Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host a Hiring Event for residents of the 2nd Congressional District on Friday, October 16, 2015 from 9 to noon, in the gymnasium of South Suburban College, 15800 State St., South Holland. Last year, more than 85 employers with active job openings met more than 400 job seekers.
Companies and agencies participating this year include ComEd, Metra, Illinois Tollway, Ingalls Memorial Hospital, James McHugh Construction, U.S. Postal Service, Illinois State Police, Pace Suburban Bus Service, Comcast and the Chicago Transit Authority. Job seekers can visit www.reprobinkelly.eventbrite.com to register and view a complete list of employers. The list will be updated periodically.
For more information about the Hiring Event, call (708) 679-0078 or access www.robinkelly.house.gov
September 03, 2015
The Library will be closed on Saturday, September 5th through Monday, September 7th 2015. We will re-open on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015.
June 18, 2015
Come join us on Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 10 AM - 2PM in the Village Parking lot located across from the Village Hall and the Riverdale Public Library lot at 208 W. 144th St. Additional parking will be available in the Metra parking lot. School supplies, games and refreshments will be available.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Registration available June 29th - July 27th at the Village Hall or the Riverdale Library.
PARENTS MUST LIVE IN RIVERDALE AND PROVIDE ID PROOF OF RESIDENCE AND MEDICAL CARD.
For more information, please contact the Village at (708) 841-2200 or the Riverdale Library at (708) 841-3311.