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. ...

Oct 19 @ 11:00 AM, Oct 19 @ 1:00 PM, Oct 19 @ 2:00 PM

Teen Graphic Novel and Anime Club

Like manga? Enjoy graphic novels? Love anime? Then join us for our Anime and Graphic Novel Club! We'll watch new and old favorites, read amazing titles, and discuss what we liked and what we didn't.

Oct 19 @ 4:00 PM, Oct 26 @ 4:00 PM

An Evening with the Eclectic Sounds of LiberQuartet: a Fusion of Classical, Jazz, and Latin Music

LiberQuartet is a group of musicians who come from different walks of life and musical backgrounds. This music is the expression of musicians’ diversified experiences, joined together in a unique way, combining elements from classical, jazz and Latin music.

Oct 19 @ 6:30 PM

Salary Negotiations

Have you been offered a new job? If so, do you know the best way to conduct salary negotiations? Before you start negotiating with a prospective employer about salaries, you need to find out how much you, and the job, are worth. Learn how to negotiate salaries in this workshop! Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, ...

Oct 20 @ 10:00 AM

Around the World with Eranga & Prianga

Come on musical journey around the world with Eranga and Prianga. Dubbed "The Pride of Sri Lanka" by the New York Times, this musical duo will perform a multi-lingual medley offering up the sounds of cultures near and far. No registration is required and all are invited to attend.

Oct 20 @ 2:30 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

Oct 21 @ 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. Class code: CC210

Oct 21 @ 1:30 PM

Jazz and Civil Rights: A Talk with the Author of "Phoebe's Fantasy" Hugh Wyatt

Did you know that Jewish impresario Phoebe Jacobs cajoled the mafia and the music industry to save the careers of Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington? Or that Duke Ellington helped to integrate nightclubs? Discover the forgotten history of jazz, mafia and civil rights with journalist and author of "Phoebe's Fantasy", Hugh Wyatt.

Oct 22 @ 2:00 PM

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

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