Central Library

Young Adult Literacy Program: Pre-Register Now!

Are you interested in getting your High School Equivalency, but not sure where to start?

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is here to help!

This program is open to students ages 16–24, and offers four days of classes per week, as well as one day of service learning and job shadowing to help build your ...

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make and learn from mistakes before they count. In this workshop you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions and follow up properly after an interview. Interviews will take place at the Job Readiness table. ...

Jul 27 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 27 @ 11:00 AM, Jul 27 @ 12:00 PM, Jul 27 @ 1:00 PM, Jul 27 @ 2:00 PM

Conquer Your Fear of Public Speaking with Robin Richie

Gain the tools you need to become an engaging, highly effective and memorable public speaker. Whether you are a high school senior, college student or seasoned professional in the workplace who simply wishes to become more confident, this series will help you comfortably achieve excellence when giving oral presentations. Robin Richie is an ...

Jul 27 @ 6:00 PM, Aug 3 @ 6:00 PM

Sunday Movie: xXx: Return of Xander Cage

Secret agent Xander Cage must retrieve a doomsday device from the clutches of supervillain Xiang. But when Cage and his crew uncover a government conspiracy during their mission, they find themselves in the fight of their lives.

Jul 30 @ 2:00 PM

Toddler Time

Children ages 18 months to 3 years old and their caregiver are invited to join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and all types of fun! Preregistration begins June 26th and space is limited. Don't miss it!

Jul 31 @ 10:30 AM, Aug 7 @ 10:30 AM, Aug 14 @ 10:30 AM

Harry Potter Birthday Bash

Teens, your Hogwarts acceptance letter has finally arrived! Come celebrate The Boy Who Lived at the library for our Harry Potter Birthday Bash! We will have an assortment of activities, including make your own Butterbeer and wand crafting!

Hogwarts robes are encouraged, but not required.

Jul 31 @ 3:00 PM

A Midsummer Night's Dream Interpretation

New York’s own Queens Library proudly presents a fun and entertaining Dream Interpretation workshop, interspersed with live music performed by Broadway’s Lauren Elder (Hair, Side Show), Composer/Lyricist Bobby Cronin (Mary & Max, The Cover) and Dream Interpreter Jefferson Harman (Star Dreams Café, Life Unedited Radio). Do you have ...

Jul 31 @ 6:30 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Tuesdays in August, we will screen the following movies at 2:00 P.M.:

8/1/2017: Pirate Radio (2009) Rated R
8/8/2017: Cape Fear (1991) Rated R Customer Suggestion
8/15/2017: The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) Rated PG Customer Suggestion
8/22/2017: Stand By Me (1986) Rated R Customer Suggestion
8/29/2017: Never ...

Aug 1 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 8 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 15 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 22 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 29 @ 2:00 PM

Beginners Excel

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Basic computer skills are required. Class Code: CC180

Aug 1 @ 3:00 PM

Choosing Entrepreneurship

This class provides an overview of the dynamic world of entrepreneurship. It helps participants assess their skills and aptitudes, allows participants to explore the right type of business for them based on aptitude and interest, and generally charts a path to success. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-634-4784 for ...

Aug 1 @ 7:00 PM

Resume Workshop

Does your resume stand out from the crowd? Make it the best it can be! This workshop will cover how to get started, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. Class code JR130

Aug 2 @ 10:00 AM

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