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Motivating Mondays Job Search Group

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.

Feb 27 @ 10:00 AM, Mar 6 @ 10:00 AM, Mar 20 @ 10:00 AM, Apr 3 @ 10:00 AM, Apr 17 @ 10:00 AM

New Cuban Masters: The Power of Changó - Expressions of Santeria through Music and Dance

Kali Rodriguez-Peña is an up-and-coming trumpeter, composer, bandleader and educator. Carlos dos Santos, Jr. is a recognized dancer, choreographer and teacher. He has performed as a principal dancer with the Alvin Ailey Repertory Ensemble and more. This program was made possible with the support of Time Warner.

Feb 27 @ 6:30 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

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

2/7/2017 Purple Rain (1984) Rated R Customer Suggestion
2/14/2017 The Way We Were (1973) Rated PG
2/21/2017 Pride and Prejudice (2005) Rated PG
2/28/2017 The Shawshank Redemption (1994) Rated R Customer Suggestion

Feb 28 @ 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 28 @ 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

Mar 1 @ 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. ...

Mar 1 @ 2:00 PM, Mar 1 @ 3:00 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Wednesdays in March, we will screen the following movies:
3/1: Florence Foster Jenkins (2016) Rated PG-13 Customer Suggestion
3/8: Queen of Katwe (2016) Rated PG Customer Suggestion
3/15: The Girl on the Train (2016) Rated R Customer Suggestion
3/22: The Light Between the Oceans (2016) Rated PG-13 Customer ...

Mar 1 @ 6:00 PM, Mar 8 @ 6:00 PM, Mar 15 @ 6:00 PM, Mar 22 @ 6:00 PM, Mar 29 @ 6:00 PM

Instagram

Learn how to share and take photos, add filters, and image adjustments, connect accounts, and respond to comments. Please bring your smartphone with the Instagram app already installed to class. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center. Basic computer skills are ...

Mar 2 @ 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. ...

Mar 2 @ 10:00 AM, Mar 2 @ 11:00 AM, Mar 2 @ 1:00 PM, Mar 2 @ 2:00 PM

Author Talk with Denise Laidler: Journey to the Land of Look Behind

From the intoxicating bacchanal of New Orleans' speakeasies to the green grottoes of Port Antonio in Jamaica, Denise Laidler's novel captures a journey beyond the bounds of family and obligation to full self-emancipation. Come join us for an author talk! Books will be available for sale and signing.

Mar 2 @ 6:00 PM

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