Community Messages

Monday, October 4
10:00 AM

Resume Re-Dos

10:00 AM — 12:00 PM

 
Your resume is sometimes your only opportunity to make an AMAZING first impression. Join us for this FREE training session and make your resume count! Build From Scratch Learn how to highlight your skills and experiences to build a stand-out resume that’s sure to impress! Update Do you already have a resume? Have you added new training, skills, or experiences? Join us to update your content and formatting and be ready to click send. Target Looking at a career change? We can help you discover your transferable skills and write a resume designed for the jobs that interest you.    

Location/Venue Name
The Employment + Education Centre

  • 105 Strowger Blvd, Brockville, K6V 5K1
07:00 PM

Online Presentation to the Leeds & Grenville Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, on Monday, October 4th at 7:00 pm

07:00 PM — 07:30 PM

The village of Athens (formerly known as Farmersville) is in the centre of Leeds & Grenville Counties.  Henry and Sally Smid’s presentation will include the story of Athens and Area Heritage Society Museum from its beginnings to its continued development. The Museum has provided a variety of exhibits, events, and presentations over the years and has experienced the challenges of being a small rural museum. Innovation and technology have been a part of the COVID years. The Museum has recently begun to upload its extensive archives and looks forward to future activities as pandemic regulations are lifted.   To register for this free online presentation, click on this link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYkdeGsqzwrHtaOLIvtz86ojq9HLdV5-KRt.  Or register on our website: leedsandgrenville.ogs.on.ca.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the meeting.

Tuesday, October 12
10:00 AM

Attention Getting Cover Letters

10:00 AM — 12:00 PM

Writing a cover letter isn’t always easy. Let’s work together to make sure you’re connecting with local employers in a way that works. Show Your Interest Now’s your chance to let the company know why you’re interested in the position. Market Yourself We can help you recognize your marketable skills and experience, and put them in writing! Connect To The Company A strong cover letter shows a clear connection between your goals and a company’s values. Learn how to demonstrate those connections in your cover letter. Cover Letters For Every Position!
  • Advice on what employers look for
  • Support while formatting and writing
  • A quiet workspace and editing assistance

Location/Venue Name
The Employment + Education Centre

  • 105 Strowger Blvd, Brockville, K6V 5K1
Tuesday, October 19
09:00 AM

Alzheimer Society U-First!

09:00 AM — 12:00 PM

U-First is an educational program for all members of a care team that are supporting people with behavior changes due to dementia or other cognitive impairment. This would include health care providers in a direct care role and care partners (family and friends). This program is a person-centered approach to looking at the whole person. An online program through Zoom to be delivered in two 3-hour sessions. Once registered, the link will be sent. Check out  http://www.alzheimer.ca/llg for more details