The Southwest Branch opened on March 21, 1989 in a beautiful Mediterranean style building designed by Schweizer and Associates Architecture Firm, who also designed the Orlando Public Library. Serving the Dr. Phillips and Metrowest communities, Southwest is near International Drive and the attractions. Southwest is a popular place for local adults, children, students and tourists.
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Workforce Central Florida Employability Skills Workshop-This workshop will identify the four major types of resumes; discuss the components of resumes; provide tips and techniques for writing a cover letter; identify skills needed for the desired position; and discuss the most effective methods of conveying job-related and transferable skills.
This beautiful exhibit features works from local artists who continue to learn and practice the long established techniques of Chinese brush painting. Contact: Sharon Bennett at firstname.lastname@example.org or She Venezia at email@example.com / 407.290.1190