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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 ...

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, ...

Sep 22 @ 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. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call (718)990-8625. Basic computer skills are required. Class Code: CC180

Sep 23 @ 10:30 AM

From Timbuktu to Mississippi, a Musical History

Join us for an afternoon concert with Adbou MBoup and his Quartet. He and his band will be using keyboards, bass, guitar, saxophone, drums and kora 21 string African harp, xalam 5 string African guitar, percussion and vocals to tell the story.

Sep 23 @ 1:00 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. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call (718)990-8625. Class code: CC210

Sep 23 @ 1:30 PM

Alí Bello & The Sweet Wire Band: Afro-Venezuelan Jazz

Venezuelan-born Alí Bello has become a sought-after violinist, distinguishing himself with his versatility among different music styles. Coming from a classical background and known for his improvisational skills, he has become a top violinist in the Latin jazz arena.

Sep 23 @ 2:30 PM

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.

Sep 25 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 2 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 16 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 23 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 30 @ 7:00 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

9/5: "Silver Streak" (1976) Rated PG, customer suggestion; 9/12: "Immortal Beloved" (1994) Rated R; 9/19: "Stand and Deliver" (1988) Rated PG; 9/26/2017: "Take the Lead" (2006) Rated PG-13

Sep 26 @ 2:00 PM

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Boys and girls ages 7-12 can learn the basics of Microsoft Word. Learn how to create and save our own document and much more. Be ready next time you have a report in school! No registration required, but space is limited.

Sep 26 @ 6:00 PM

Basics of Business Planning

Are you tired of being confused about how to write your business plan? Are you stuck on writing it? In the Basic Business Planning course, we will cover what a business plan is, why we need it, the basic structure of a business plan along with some of the various formats, and how/where you can research and start building you plan right away. ...

Sep 26 @ 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 ...

Sep 27 @ 10:00 AM

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