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Jump Start Your Job Search: Motivating Monday

Looking for a job is one of the most stressful activities we do. It's easier if we don't do it alone. Join fellow job seekers for tea, cookies, stress relief techniques, and networking. For more information and to preregister, call 718-990-8625.

Oct 23 @ 10:00 AM

Community Acting for All!

Learn theater arts through the process of collaborative theater making. This intergenerational program is open to anyone 14 years old or older. Registration is required. Please register online, in person, or by calling 718-990-0728 before October 15.

Oct 23 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 30 @ 7:00 PM, Nov 6 @ 7:00 PM, Nov 13 @ 7:00 PM, Nov 20 @ 7:00 PM

Resume Keywords and Accomplishment Statements

Finding a job is a game of words, so wouldn't it be a good idea to discover the words employers want to see in resumes and online applications? This class will show you how to identify your career accomplishments and will teach you how to create keyword career vocabulary using five resources. Class code JR130

Oct 24 @ 1:30 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

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

10/3/2017: "The Milagro Beanfield War" (1988) 2:00 Rated: R Customer Suggestion
10/10/2017: "Selena" (1997) 2:10 Rated: PG Customer Suggestion
10/17/2017: "Ghostbusters" (1984) 1:45 Rated: PG Customer Suggestion
10/24/2017: "Unbreakable" ...

Oct 24 @ 2:00 PM, Oct 31 @ 2:00 PM

Intermediate Excel

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include a review of spreadsheet basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Excel are required. Class code: CC210

Oct 24 @ 3:00 PM

Origami Skull

.Learn the exciting art of creating new worlds simply by folding paper! Boys and girls ages 6-12 are welcome to join us in making an origami skull to celebrate Halloween. No registration is required, but space will be limited. Don't miss out!

Oct 24 @ 4:00 PM

Social Media for Your Business

Learn which social sites are best for you and strategies for successfully using social media for your business. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990/8625 for additional information. Class code JR310.

Oct 24 @ 7:00 PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call ...

Oct 25 @ 10:00 AM

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. ...

Oct 25 @ 2:00 PM, Oct 25 @ 3:00 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Wednesdays in October, we will screen the following movies at 6:00 P.M.:

10/4/2017: Tyler Perry's "Boo! A Madea Halloween" (2016) 1:45 Rated: PG-13 Customer Suggestion
10/11/2017: "Ouija: Origin of Evil" (2016) 1:40 Rated: PG-13
10/18/2017: "Get Out" (2017) 1:45 Rated: R Customer Suggestion
10/25/2017: "Split" ...

Oct 25 @ 6:00 PM

There are no programs scheduled here at this time. Please check our Programs page for our other locations and programs you might be interested in attending.