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Cover Letters

A cover letter helps you stand out from the crowd and get an interview. In this two-part series, participants will learn what cover letters are and why they’re necessary; the do’s and don’ts of writing cover letters; how to write different types of cover letters; and how to properly type, format, and send your cover letter to potential ...

Feb 16 @ 1:30 PM

Open Lab

Join us in the Cyber Center Training Room every Tuesday from 2:00-6:00PM for Open Lab practice, when you can search for a job, edit your resume, or practice your computer skills. To use computers during Open Lab, you must create a JobMap account. To create an account, visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or ...

Feb 16 @ 2:00 PM, Feb 23 @ 2:00 PM

Small Business Workshop

Learn how to turn a business idea into a business plan! In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a demand for a product or service, set goals and objectives, budget and schedule, identify resources and networks, and get ready to open the "doors" of their business. Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, ...

Feb 16 @ 7:00 PM, Feb 23 @ 7:00 PM

Job Search Strategies

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume. Call 718-990-8625for more information. Class code ...

Feb 17 @ 10:00 AM

HAKS Engineering Presents: Discover Day Engineering Fair

Children ages 6-12 enjoy lots of STEM activities such as building bridges and making domes and towers at this Engineering Fair.

Feb 17 @ 2:00 PM

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 ...

Feb 17 @ 2:00 PM, Feb 17 @ 3:00 PM, Feb 18 @ 10:00 AM, Feb 18 @ 1:00 PM, Feb 18 @ 2:00 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

In February, we will screen the following movies, all released in 2015: 2/3 - "The Perfect Guy" (rated PG-13); 2/10 - "War Room" (rated PG); 2/17 - "Chi-Raq" (rated R) ; 2/24 - "Straight Outta Compton" (rated R)

Feb 17 @ 6:00 PM, Feb 24 @ 6:00 PM

Facebook

Learn how to use Facebook to stay in touch with loved ones, keep up with the news, and expand your job search. We will help you set up a Facebook account and answer your questions. Basic computer and Internet skills and a valid email account are required. Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. Class ...

Feb 18 @ 10:00 AM

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. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. Basic computer skills are required. Class code CC180

Feb 20 @ 10:30 AM

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. Peregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. Class code CC210

Feb 20 @ 1:30 PM

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