Central Library

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 ...

Oct 6 @ 1:30 PM, Oct 27 @ 1:30 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 6 @ 2:00 PM, 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 6 @ 2:00 PM, 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 6 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 13 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 20 @ 7:00 PM, Oct 27 @ 7:00 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 what a mature worker is, explain the obstacles they may face and suggest how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call ...

Oct 7 @ 10:00 AM, Oct 28 @ 10:00 AM

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 7 @ 6:00 PM, Oct 14 @ 6:00 PM, Oct 21 @ 6:00 PM, Oct 28 @ 6:00 PM


LinkedIn is a social networking website that allows you to manage your professional identity, build and engage with your professional network and access knowledge, insights and opportunities. Learn how to use it at this workshop. Basic computer skills and knowledge of the Internet are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. ...

Oct 8 @ 10:00 AM

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

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