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Beginners' Word

Learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut and paste items; and use Word's main functions and commands. Basic computer skills are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. Class code CC170

May 7 @ 10:30 AM

Creative Writers' Workshop with Jennifer Celestin

Got an itch to write? Need inspiration or time to write that poem, short story, or best-selling novel? Join Jennifer Celestin for a series of 8 workshops that will get you writing. We will cover different writing techniques and do poetry- and short story-writing exercises to free your creativity. Aspiring poets and writers are welcome to ...

May 8 @ 1:00 PM, May 15 @ 1:00 PM, May 22 @ 1:00 PM

Motivating Mondays Job-Search Group

Looking for a job is stressful, but you don't have to go through it it alone. Join fellow job-seekers for tea, cookies, stress relief techniques, and networking. For more information and to preregister, call 718-990-8625.

May 9 @ 10:00 AM, May 16 @ 10:00 AM, May 23 @ 10:00 AM

"Music in the Life of Langston Hughes" narrated by WQXR Radio Host Terrance McKnight

African-American writer Langston Hughes (1902-1967) will be celebrated in a live musical adaption of WQXR host Terrance McKnight’s radio documentary, “I, Too, Sing America: Music in the Life of Langston Hughes,” featuring soprano Janinah Burnett, pianist Christopher Cooley, and actor Gabriel Lawrence. Enjoy great performances & learn ...

May 9 @ 7:00 PM

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. ...

May 10 @ 1:30 PM, May 25 @ 10:00 AM

Open Lab

Join us in the Cyber Center Training Room every Tuesday from 2:00-6:00PM for Open Lab practice, where 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 ...

May 10 @ 2:00 PM, May 17 @ 2:00 PM, May 24 @ 2:00 PM

Small-Business Workshop

Learn how to turn a business idea into a business plan, create a demand for a product or service, set goals and objectives, budget and schedule, identify resources and networks, and get ready to open your business’s doors. To preregister, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call ...

May 10 @ 7:00 PM, May 17 @ 7:00 PM, May 24 @ 7:00 PM, May 31 @ 7:00 PM

Job-Search Strategies

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 718-990-8625 for more information. Class code ...

May 11 @ 10:00 AM

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. ...

May 11 @ 2:00 PM, May 18 @ 2:00 PM, May 25 @ 2:00 PM

Mock Interviews

In these one-on-one practice sessions, 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. Preregistration is required at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or ...

May 11 @ 3:00 PM, May 18 @ 3:00 PM, May 25 @ 3:00 PM

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