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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 ...

More Than A Dream: A Celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. with Milton Suggs

While the importance of Dr. King’s life and work is recognized around the world, he is mostly recognized for his “I Have A Dream” speech given at the 1963 March on Washington. This program gives a multi-dimensional look at Dr. King’s ministry by pairing recorded excerpts of his many other speeches and sermons with arrangements of protest ...

Jan 17 @ 6:00 PM

Embrace Living in Your Purpose with Robin Richie

What is your vision for your life? Have you discovered your true purpose? During this 3-part workshop, independent cable television producer and on-air host Robin Richie will share several effective methods designed to help you identify and pursue what you love in order to live a more purposeful and fulfilling life. Some writing is required. ...

Jan 18 @ 6:00 PM, Jan 25 @ 6:00 PM

Learn Russian Language at Queens Library!

Our course focuses on language of real life everyday situations that will develop your Russian conversation skills and will build your vocabulary.

This class is perfect for you if you're completely new to the language and want to get the basics down to start speaking conversational Russian.

Class schedule:
Thursdays

Jan 18 @ 6:30 PM, Jan 25 @ 6:30 PM, Feb 1 @ 6:30 PM, Feb 8 @ 6:30 PM, Feb 15 @ 6:30 PM

Friday Movie

Join us on Fridays in January for Friday Movie. You don't need a ticket and there are no bad seats in the house. Kids up to age 12 are invited to check out a different movie each week.

Jan 19 @ 5:00 PM, Jan 26 @ 5:00 PM

Science Fair How-To Family Festival

Science Fair assignment coming up and you're not sure what to do? Fear not... the Discovery Team can help! They will showcase amazing science projects and help find the right one for you!

Jan 20 @ 11:00 AM

Music Monday

Join us for songs, singing, and musical fun. Fun for children ages 6-12 is a tune we can all sing along to! No registration required

Jan 22 @ 4:00 PM, Jan 29 @ 4:00 PM

Online Job Searching with Indeed

As the world's #1 job site, with over 200 million unique visitors every month. Indeed helps companies of all sizes hire the best talent and offers the best opportunity for job seekers to get hired In this workshop learn how use indeed, upload your resume and apply for various positions on this database. It is strongly recommended to have an ...

Jan 23 @ 3:00 PM

Crafty Tuesdays

Join us on Tuesdays in January for arts and crafts. Boys and girls age 6-12 can get...well...crafty! No registration required, but space will be limited.

Jan 23 @ 4:00 PM, Jan 30 @ 4:00 PM

Mistake Free Interviewing

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions and follow up properly afterwards. Preregister online or for more information call (718) 990-8625.

Jan 24 @ 10:00 AM

What Happened to Jazz after Bebop? Discovering what makes "Free Jazz" Avant-garde followed with Q&A

What happened to jazz after bebop? The main narrative of jazz would tell us that jazz became cool after the bop frenzy, thanks to geniuses like Miles Davis- and masterpieces such as Kind of Blue. But jazz is not monolithic nor must it necessarily rely on the recording industry for its identity.

Featuring Karen Borca bassoon, Mark ...

Jan 27 @ 2:30 PM

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