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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 ...

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

Jul 25 @ 1:30 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Tuesdays in July, we will screen the following movies at 2 pm:
7/11 Dirty Dancing (1987) Rated PG-13 Customer Suggestion
7/18 Eve's Bayou (1997) Rated R
7/25 American Graffiti (1973) Rated PG Customer Suggestion

Jul 25 @ 2:00 PM

Advanced Excel

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and macros.Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Basic computer skills and knowledge of excel are required.
Call 718-990-8625 for more information.

Jul 25 @ 3:00 PM

Marketing Basics for Small Business

We will examine the exciting world of marketing, learning tested models for success and exploring marketing technologies best suited for your business. In addition, we will consider the marketing fundamental of understanding customers and developing a story and message they love. To preregister or for additional information call ...

Jul 25 @ 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 ...

Jul 26 @ 10:00 AM

Summer Film Fest

Join us each Wednesday during the hot summer for a cool movie! Children up to age 12 and their caregivers are welcome. A different movie each week. No registration required, but space will be limited. Don't miss it!

Jul 26 @ 10:00 AM, Aug 2 @ 10:00 AM, Aug 9 @ 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. ...

Jul 26 @ 2:00 PM, Jul 26 @ 3:00 PM

Summer Graphic Novel and Anime Club

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

For Teens

Jul 26 @ 3:30 PM, Aug 2 @ 3:30 PM, Aug 9 @ 3:30 PM, Aug 16 @ 3:30 PM, Aug 23 @ 3:30 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Wednesdays in July, we will screen the following movies at 6:00 P.M.

7/5/2017 Assassin's Creed (2016) Rated PG-13
7/12/2017 Loving (2016) Rated PG-13
7/19/2017 Live By Night (2016) Rated R
7/26/2017 Fifty Shades Darker (2017) Rated R

Jul 26 @ 6:00 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 table. ...

Jul 27 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 27 @ 11:00 AM, Jul 27 @ 12:00 PM, Jul 27 @ 1:00 PM, Jul 27 @ 2:00 PM

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