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Gracie Book Club: Live Stream of "The Star Side of Bird Hill" Discussion

Join moderator James Hannaham and author Naomi Jackson in a discussion of "The Star Side of Bird Hill", live streamed from Queens Library @ Langston Hughes.

Sep 29 @ 6:00 PM

Marketing Basics for Your 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 ...

Sep 30 @ 10:00 AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. Our one-on-one mock 1 hour interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions and follow up properly after the interview. To preregister, visit us at the Job & Business Academy ...

Sep 30 @ 2:00 PM

Annual StartUP! Business Plan Competition

The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s Annual Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition begins in September 2016. The competition gives entrepreneurs a chance to strengthen their business knowledge, learn about business trends and gain insights into starting and growing a business while also introducing them to the vast resources ...

Oct 1 @ 2:30 PM, Oct 15 @ 2:30 PM, Oct 22 @ 2:30 PM, Nov 2 @ 6:30 PM, Nov 5 @ 2:30 PM

Job Search via Social Media

The Internet is buzzing with social media, and there are many ways to use sites like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook to leverage your network for your job search. In this workshop you will learn about these three major social media sites and how they can help you optimize your job search. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For ...

Oct 4 @ 10:00 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

Oct 5 @ 10:00 AM

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 ...

Oct 6 @ 10:00 AM

Building Relationships in Business

This class will show how to build relationships through networking, foster partnerships in business, and get "buy in" from business acquaintances. To preregister visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org or for more information, call 718-990-8625. Class code JR310

Oct 7 @ 10:00 AM

Introduction to Social Media: LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a social media website that allow you to manage your professional identity. You will learn to follow friends and colleagues, look for employment, network, receive job posting notifications, and more. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class ...

Oct 11 @ 10:00 AM

Cover Letters

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make it the best possible by learning how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making it stronger. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For further information, please visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. ...

Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM

Sep
29
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Composting 101

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join the NYC Compost Project to learn how to reduce organic waste and create “black gold” for your garden by composting leaves, kitchen scraps, garden trimmings, and weeds. This workshop covers the essentials of outdoor composting in an urban setting.
*IRC Conference Room, 3rd Floor*


Sep
29
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Gracie Book Club: Live Stream of "The Star Side of Bird Hill" Discussion

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join moderator James Hannaham and author Naomi Jackson in a discussion of "The Star Side of Bird Hill", live streamed from Queens Library @ Langston Hughes.