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Resume Building

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130

Oct 6 @ 12:30 PM

Interview Preparation

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information call ...

Oct 6 @ 2:00 PM

Resume Building

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130

Oct 13 @ 12:30 PM

Interview Preparation

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call ...

Oct 13 @ 2:00 PM

Resume Building

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130

Oct 20 @ 12:30 PM

Interview Preparation

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call ...

Oct 20 @ 2:00 PM

Resume Building

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130

Oct 27 @ 12:30 PM

Interview Preparation

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call ...

Oct 27 @ 2:00 PM

Resume Building

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130

Nov 10 @ 12:30 PM

Interview Preparation

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information call ...

Nov 10 @ 2:00 PM

Sep
29
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Citizenship N-400 Assistance Day

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Are you or someone you know interested in getting free assistance with becoming a U.S. citizen and free legal advice on immigration-related issues? Do you need help with paying your application fees? We may be able to help you!

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Sep
29
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Birth Control Options

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join Planned Parenthood of New York City’s Community Health Workers for a fun and informative workshop on birth control methods. During this session, participants
will learn basic facts about how birth control works and discuss the pros and cons of specific methods. This workshop will be in Spanish.


Sep
29
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

30 Minutes or Less Cooking Club

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Patrons will explorer various recipes each month from a different part of the world that can be made under 30 minutes or less.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


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Sep
29
4:00PM

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5:30PM

30 Minutes or Less Cooking Club

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Patrons will explore various recipes each week from different parts of the world! Plus, they can be made in 30 minutes or less. The whole family is welcome to join.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Sep
29
5:45PM

--to--

6:00PM

Back to School Extravaganza

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Technology Day - 9/12/16; AD HOC Programs - 9/13/16; Poster Contest Pt. 1-- 9/14/16; DIY Pencil Case/Gaming Club -- 9/15/16; Reflection Jar - 9/16/16; Shake Your First Day - 9/19/16; Design Your Own Paper Beads - 9/20/16; DIY Lip Balm -- 9/21/16; Mandela Stone Art/Gaming Club -- 9/22/16; Suminagashi Art -- 9/23/16; Buddy System - 9/26/16; Binary Code Beading - 9/27/16; Poster Contest Pt. 2 - 9/28/16; Gaming Club - 9/29/16; STACKS - 9/30/16

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Sep
29
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt for Adults

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Instructor Susie Nin leads a total body workout fitness class that addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen circulatory and respiratory systems. Bring a towel and bottle of water. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Sep
30
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Microsoft Office

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Learn how to use Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint!

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
3
2:00PM

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3:30PM

OSHA 10 Job Training Information Session: Construction

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is now closed

Queens Library is offering free classes for 10-hour and 30-hour OSHA training for the construction trades. Registration is required in order to attend this event. To register go to www.queenslibrary.org or call (718) 752-3700 or (718)990-8625.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
3
2:45PM

--to--

3:30PM

Holiday Craft and Gift Making Series

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us after school for our holiday craft and gift making series. Participants will make soap, magnetic ceramics, crazy crayons, pendants and more.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
4
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 752-3700. Class code JR110


Oct
4
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Short-Cuts for the Computer

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Learn how to move about on a computer with just only using the keyboard!

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
5
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Emotional Wellness Series

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

This program is about mindfulness and coping with life’s chaos, and will focus on coping mechanisms for stress.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
6
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 39 openings

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130


Oct
6
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 39 openings

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information call 718-752-3700. Class code JR170.


Oct
6
2:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Diversity Visa Application Assistance

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Queens Library is making computers available from October 6 to November 3 to customers who want to fill out the online application for the Diversity Visa (Green Card) Lottery (DV-2018). Applicants can get assistance scanning photos at the following libraries: Central and Flushing - Mondays and Thursdays, 3:00-8:00PM; Jackson Heights - Thursdays 2:00-7:00 PM and Mondays 9:00 AM-2:00 PM; Long Island City - Thursdays 2:00-7:00 PM and Mondays 3:00-8:00 PM

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Anime Club/PokemonGO

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us to watch anime and play PokemonGO! A lure will be set on the library Pokestop. Teens must provide their own smart device to play PokemonGO. Ages 11 and up welcome.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
7
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Table Service

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with JobMap and revising your resume or cover letter? Drop in for one-on-one assistance and learn how to preregister for our computer classes. For further information, call (718) 752-3700.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
8
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Speed Typing Class For Kids

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8 and up will learn how to speed type. They will learn the basics of the keyboard and how type faster. Remember, practice makes perfect, so come to each of our classes in this bi-monthly series to increase speed with time.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
8
3:15PM

--to--

3:45PM

Typing for Kids

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Using the computer, children will learn the basics of typing and how to gradually increase their typing speed.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
11
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 752-3700. Class code JR110


Oct
13
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130


Oct
13
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-752-3700. Class code JR170.


Oct
13
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Breast Health

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join Planned Parenthood of New York City’s Community Health Workers for a fun and informative workshop on breast health. During this session, participants will learn basic facts about breast cancer prevention and early detection, and review facts and myths about general breast health. This workshop will be in Spanish.


Oct
15
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Design Thinking-Historias Interactivas [In Spanish]

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

A project-centric class that will introduce students with a diverse set of narrative tools to share their stories online and offline. Students will be required to create their own personal project. We will learn about digital production and interaction design through the lenses of different disciplines like journalism, art, education and advertising. From podcasting, interactive video, immersive storytelling and more, students will mix and explore different mediums.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
17
1:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Table Service

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with JobMap and revising your resume or cover letter? Drop in for one-on-one assistance and learn how to preregister for our computer classes. For further information, call (718) 752-3700.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Oct
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen/Tween Advisory Board (TTAB)

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

For teens to engage and have a say in youth programming! The Teen/Tween Advisory Board will assist in planning suitable events and activities for the local teen community.


Oct
18
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 752-3700. Class code JR110


Oct
20
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130


Oct
20
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-752-3700. Class code JR170.


Oct
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

The Pura Belpre Project

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

As the first Puerto Rican librarian in the New York Public Library system Pura Belpre' pioneered many programs for the Latino community. This performance is a re-enactment of her legendary "Bilingual Story Hour." Her famous tales Perez & Martina, Juan Bobo and The Three Magi come to life in a creative and interactive experience that combines storytelling with puppets. For ages 6-12.


Oct
25
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 752-3700. Class code JR110


Oct
27
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130


Oct
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-752-3700. Class code JR170.


Oct
31
5:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Monday Afternoon Movies

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

August 5th -- Space Jam
August 12th -- Cutting Edge
August 19th -- Cool Runnings
August 26th -- Blindside
September 26th -- Here Comes the Boom School of Rock
October 31st -- Nightmare Before Christmas
November 28th -- Star Wars: The Force Awakens
December 19th -- Norm of the North

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Nov
4
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Table Service

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with JobMap and revising your resume or cover letter? Drop in for one-on-one assistance and learn how to preregister for our computer classes. For further information, call (718) 752-3700.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Nov
7
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

OSHA 30 Job Training Information Session: Construction

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Queens Library is offering free classes for 10-hour and 30-hour OSHA training for the construction trades. Registration is required in order to attend this event. To register go to www.queenslibrary.org or call (718) 752-3700 or (718) 990-8625

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Nov
7
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Know Your Rights: A Tenants' Workshop

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

How does the proposed rezoning of Long Island City impact you? Attorney Andrew Lehrer from Catholic Migration Services, part of a coalition of legal services, will explain your rights as tenants and answer questions following the presentation.


Nov
8
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 752-3700. Class code JR110


Nov
10
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130


Nov
10
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information call 718-752-3700. Class code JR170.


Nov
14
1:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Table Service

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with JobMap and revising your resume or cover letter? Drop in for one-on-one assistance and learn how to preregister for our computer classes. For further information, call (718) 752-3700.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Nov
14
6:15PM

--to--

7:45PM

Glam for Less

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

- Learn how to save 70% on purchases all the time
- Why going to a brick and mortar store is sometimes better than shopping online
- How much you can get for the holidays within a limited budget
With the right mindset and knowledge gained from this workshop, you can live Glam for Less.


Nov
15
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume. Call 718-752-3700 for more information. Class code JR190


Nov
15
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Cover Letters

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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, tips for making it stronger. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For further information, please call 718-752-3700. Class code JR150


Nov
15
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Online Job Applications

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn: how to prepare information to make online applications easier; common online application sections and how to get noticed and how to avoid rejection! The Employment Counselor will be available for individual assistance after class. For further information, please call 718-752-3700. Class Code: JR160


Nov
22
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 752-3700. Class code JR110


Nov
29
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130


Nov
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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 at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information call 718-752-3700. Class code JR170.


Dec
1
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume. Call 718-752-3700 for more information. Class code JR190


Dec
1
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Cover Letters

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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, tips for making it stronger. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For further information, please call 718-752-3700. Class code JR150


Dec
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Online Job Applications

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn: how to prepare information to make online applications easier; common online application sections and how to get noticed and how to avoid rejection! The Employment Counselor will be available for individual assistance after class. For further information, please call 718-752-3700. Class Code: JR160


Dec
6
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 752-3700. Class code JR110


Dec
8
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

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 call 718-752-3700. Class code JR130