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Motivating Mondays Job Search Group

Are you looking for work? Not sure how to start? Unsure where you should go from here? Come to Motivating Mondays, a customer lead job search group. Join your fellow job seekers for advice, useful tips, job search techniques, and networking. Looking for a job is one of the most stressful things we have to do, but you don’t have to do it ...

Aug 1 @ 10:00 AM, Aug 8 @ 10:00 AM, Aug 15 @ 10:00 AM, Aug 22 @ 10:00 AM, Aug 29 @ 10:00 AM

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, ...

Aug 2 @ 7:00 AM, Aug 9 @ 7:00 AM, Aug 16 @ 7:00 AM, Aug 23 @ 7:00 AM, Aug 30 @ 7:00 AM

Resumes

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For further information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR130

Aug 2 @ 1:30 PM, Aug 30 @ 1:30 PM

Open Lab

Join us in the Cyber Center Training Room every Tuesday from 2:00-6:00PM for Open Lab practice, when you can search for a job, edit your resume, or practice your computer skills. To use computers during Open Lab, you must create a JobMap account. To create an account, visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or ...

Aug 2 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 9 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 16 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 23 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 30 @ 2:00 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

The Tuesday Afternoon Movie Program will feature the following films in the month of August:

August 2nd- Gosford Park
August 9th- Jaws
August 16th- Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
August 23rd- The Unforgiven
August 30th- The Raiders of the Lost Ark

Aug 2 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 9 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 16 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 23 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 30 @ 2:00 PM

Anime and Comics Summer Bash!

8 to 12 year-olds are invited to join us for six weeks of fun and enrichment as we put together amazing crafts --comic book magnets, superhero bookmarks, decoupage boxes and more-- and explore new and old favorite comics and anime shows!

Registration begins June 28.

Aug 2 @ 3:30 PM, Aug 9 @ 3:30 PM, Aug 16 @ 3:30 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. ...

Aug 3 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 3 @ 3:00 PM, Aug 4 @ 10:00 AM, Aug 4 @ 11:00 AM, Aug 4 @ 1:00 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

The Wednesday Night Movie Program will feature the following films in the month of August

August 3rd- Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
August 10th- Our Brand is Crisis
August 17th- Miles Ahead
August 24th- Eddie the Eagle
August 31st- The Boss

Aug 3 @ 6:00 PM, Aug 10 @ 6:00 PM, Aug 17 @ 6:00 PM, Aug 24 @ 6:00 PM, Aug 31 @ 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 ...

Aug 6 @ 10:30 AM, Aug 8 @ 10:00 AM

Identifying Your Work Skills

In this competitive job market, it is important to know your job skills as well as be able to market these skills to potential employers. In this workshop, you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware ...

Aug 9 @ 1:30 PM

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