October 25, 2012 7:44PM
Updated: November 27, 2012 10:47AM
Employment Fair: A community resource and employment fair will be from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 411 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet. The event is hosted by Catholic Charities, Joliet Junior College, Rasmussen College and the University of St. Francis. Job seekers should bring resumes and prepare to be interviewed. For information, visit
Joliet Area Young Professionals: JAYP’s annual dinner will begin with cocktails at 5:30 p.m. and a program at 6:30 p.m. at the Joliet Country Club, 1009 Spencer Road. Jean Kenol will receive the Young Professional of the Year award. Former state Sen. A.J. Wilhelmi will make a presentation. Cost: $30. Register with Mike Paone at the Joliet chamber, 815-727-5371.
Plainfield chamber: The Strictly Business Lunch and Learn Series will continue at noon at the Plainfield library. Topic: Google’s
Algorithm for Social Search. Bring a lunch. Drinks and dessert provided. Register at www.plainfieldpubliclibrary.org or call
Lockport chamber: The chamber’s annual autumn dinner gala will be from 6 to 11 p.m. at Narnia Estates, 16501 W. 135th St., Lockport. Cost: $65 per person, $120 per couple. For information, visit www.lockportchamber.com.
Joliet chamber: The chamber’s annual dinner will be from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Syl’s 150 West Banquet Hall. Awards will be given out for Business of the Year and four small business categories. New members will be announced. Make reservations at events.jolietchamber.com. Cost: $75 per person, with tables of 10 available.
Grundy County chamber: A Business After Hours is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. at Citizens First National Bank, 500 Bob Blair Road, Minooka.
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