Libraries in Calcasieu Parish empower residents seeking jobs

CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Public Libraries are hosting eight free programs to empower citizens interested in qualifying for employment in local industries.

Thursday evening was their first session.

Attendees received a free booklet with information on what's needed to qualify for employment.

Library officials said its part of their mission to provide this kind of service to residents.