Central Library

A Celebration of Hispanic-American Music

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with Latin Music! Discover the beauty of Latin sounds, from bolero, salsa and merengue to Afro-Cuban rhythms, bossas and sambas. Hear famous songs such as Consuelo Velázquez’s “Bésame Mucho,” José Fernández Díaz’s “Guantanamera,” Antonio Carlos Jobim’s “One Note Samba” and many more.

Oct 8 @ 6:00 PM

Salary Negotiations

In this workshop, you will begin to navigate online job applications swiftly and efficiently by learning how to register and build an employment profile on a job site, apply to online job postings and upload your resume to an online application. Basic computer skills and an email account are required. Preregister online at ...

Oct 9 @ 10:00 AM

Beginners' Word

Make your documents stand out with Microsoft Word. In this beginners class, you will learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut, and paste items; and use the basic functions and commands of Word. Basic computer skills required. Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. Class code: CC170

Oct 10 @ 9:30 AM, Oct 29 @ 6:00 PM

Intermediate Word

Build upon your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word in this intermediate workshop. Learn how to format Word documents and bibliographies and insert tables, charts, headers and footers. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class ...

Oct 10 @ 1:00 PM

SaRon Crenshaw Band

SaRon Crenshaw is one of the most soulful and exciting blues artists performing today. A gifted guitarist who learned to play at the age of ten, he has performed with B.B. King, who signed his guitar, and other talented blues recording artists such as Lee Fields, Roy Roberts, and Tyron Davis. He and his band are well known throughout the ...

Oct 10 @ 4:30 PM

Independent Films, Fall Series 2015

Every Tuesday in Octobe , we screen an independent, foreign or documentary film: 10/6 - "Maps to the Stars" (R), 2014; 10/13 - "Wild Tales" (R, in Spanish) 2014; 10/20 - "Merchants of Doubt" (PG-13, Documentary), 2014; 10/27 - "Maggie" (PG-13), 2015

Oct 13 @ 2:00 PM, Oct 20 @ 2:00 PM, Oct 27 @ 2:00 PM

Open Lab

Search for a job, receive job search assistance, edit your resume or practice your computer skills. Participants are limited to two hours of lab time. Call 718-990-0700 for more information.

Oct 13 @ 2:00 PM, Oct 20 @ 2:00 PM, Oct 27 @ 2:00 PM

Small Business Workshop

Turn a business idea into a business plan by learning 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 a business’s "doors." To preregister, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or ...

Oct 13 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 20 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 27 @ 7:00 PM

Mistake-Free Interviewing

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 after the interview. Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Visit the Job Information ...

Oct 14 @ 10:00 AM, Oct 20 @ 1:30 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

In October, we will screen the following movies, all released in 2015: 10/7 - "Spy" (rated R); 10/14 - "Avengers: Age of Ultron" (rated PG-13); 10/21 - "Furious 7" (rated PG-13); 10/28 - "Poltergeist" (rated PG-13)

Oct 14 @ 6:00 PM, Oct 21 @ 6:00 PM, Oct 28 @ 6:00 PM

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