Portage County – Maplewood Career Center is teaming up with The Renaissance Family Center, Kent Free Library, Reed Memorial Library, and the Portage County Libraries to offer free job opportunity workshops throughout March in Portage County.

The workshops will be approximately 90 minutes and will focus on how to be prepared for job opportunities, how to find new job opportunities, and how to develop an effective career strategy. In addition, there will be a brief discussion on current Portage County job trends and educational services offered by the libraries and Maplewood’s Adult Education Department.

These workshops are open to all who are of working age, preferably 16 and older. There is no registration, however, seating is limited and will be served on a first come first serve basis on the following dates and locations:

Tuesday, March 22, 6pm – Renaissance Family Center, 9005 Wilverne Dr., Windham, OH  44288.

Wednesday, March 23, 12pm – Garrettsville Library, 10482 South St., Garrettsville, OH 44231.

Thursday, March 24, 6pm – Kent Free Library, 312 West Main St., Kent, OH 44240.

Friday, March 25, 12pm – Aurora Memorial Library, 115 East Pioneer Trail, Aurora, OH 44202.

Saturday, March 26, 12:30pm – Pierce Streetsboro Library, 8990 Kirby Lane, Streetsboro, OH 44241.

Thursday, March 31, 6pm – Reed Memorial Library (Jenkins Room), 167 E. Main St., Ravenna, OH  44266.