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Special Saturday Science Lab with Vinny Voltage

Vinny Voltage, Queens' very own Mr. Wizard, will wow kids and their families with his amazing array of super science activities. Vinny's always got a great show. Don't miss it.

May 28 @ 11:00 AM

Small-Business Workshop

Learn how to turn a business idea into a business plan, create a demand for a product or service, set goals and objectives, budget and schedule, identify resources and networks, and get ready to open your business’s doors. To preregister, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call ...

May 31 @ 7:00 PM

Resume Workshop

Does your resume stand out from the crowd? Make it the best it can be! This workshop will cover how to get started, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. Class code JR130

Jun 1 @ 10:00 AM, Jun 8 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 6 @ 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. ...

Jun 1 @ 2:00 PM, Jun 1 @ 3:00 PM, Jun 2 @ 10:00 AM, Jun 2 @ 11:00 AM, Jun 2 @ 1:00 PM

Star Wars Celebration

Join us for a Star Wars Celebration! We will be showing a Star Wars film and putting together some Star Wars crafts.

Jun 1 @ 3:30 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

The Wednesday Night Movie Program will feature the following films in the month of June:
June 1st- Macbeth (2015, R)
June 8th- Joy (2015, PG-13)
June 15th- The Forest (2016, PG-13)
June 22nd- How to Be Single (2016, R)
June 29th- Race (2016, PG-13)

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

Twitter

Learn about Twitter, an online social networking service that allows you to connect instantly to what's most important to you. You’ll learn how you can “follow” your friends, experts, and favorite celebrities and receive breaking news, job posting notifications, and more. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. ...

Jun 2 @ 6:00 PM, Jul 21 @ 6:00 PM

Introduction to Computers

After this workshop, you will be able to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touchpad, basic keyboarding skills, and navigating computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. This is an introductory computer class; no prior skills or knowledge ...

Jun 4 @ 10:30 AM, Jun 13 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 9 @ 10:30 AM, Jul 11 @ 10:00 AM

JobMap Orientation

JobMap is a Queens Library’s online tool that provides customized recommendations for job-search help and computer training. Learn how to use it to preregister for job-search workshops and computer-training classes, store your resume and cover letters online, and get your resume reviewed online. Call 718-990-8625 for more information.

Jun 6 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 28 @ 6:00 PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Adult

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles they 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 718-990-8625. ...

Jun 7 @ 1:30 PM, Jul 5 @ 1:30 PM

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