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Flushing

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.

Oct 25 @ 1:30 PM

Basics of Business Planning

Are you tired of being confused about how to write your business plan? Are you stuck on writing it? In the Basic Business Planning course, we will cover what a business plan is, why we need it, the basic structure of a business plan along with some of the various formats, and how/where you can research and start building you plan right away. ...

Oct 26 @ 10:30 AM

Choosing Entrepreneurship

This class provides an overview of the dynamic world of entrepreneurship. It helps participants assess their skills and aptitudes, allows participants to explore the right type of business for them based on aptitude and interest, and generally charts a path to success. Call 718-661-1205 for additional information.

Nov 2 @ 10:30 AM

Managing People: 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 or for more information, call 718-990-8625. Class code JR310

Nov 3 @ 10:30 AM

Introduction to Business Planning

Are you tired of being confused about how to write your business plan? Are you stuck on writing it? In the Basic Business Planning course, we will cover what a business plan is, why we need it, the basic structure of a business plan along with some of the various formats, and how/where you can research and start building you plan right away. ...

Nov 16 @ 1:00 PM

Traditional Marketing for Small Business

Marketing activities continue to evolve from traditional strategies to nontraditional methods that involve the Internet. Both traditional and nontraditional marketing have advantages and disadvantages. Traditional marketing activities help you become visible and attractive to your target customer and typically involve advertising, publicity, ...

Nov 30 @ 10:30 AM

Choosing Entrepreneurship

This class provides an overview of the dynamic world of entrepreneurship. It helps participants assess their skills and aptitudes, allows participants to explore the right type of business for them based on aptitude and interest, and generally charts a path to success. Call 718-661-1205 for additional information.

Dec 1 @ 10:30 AM

Managing People: 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 or for more information, call 718-990-8625.

Dec 7 @ 10:30 AM

Basics of Business Planning

Are you tired of being confused about how to write your business plan? Are you stuck on writing it? In the Basic Business Planning course, we will cover what a business plan is, why we need it, the basic structure of a business plan along with some of the various formats, and how/where you can research and start building you plan right away. ...

Dec 8 @ 10:30 AM

Traditional Marketing for Small Business

Marketing activities continue to evolve from traditional strategies to non-traditional methods that involve the Internet. You will learn both traditional and non-traditional marketing and their advantages and disadvantages. To preregister or for more information, call (718)661-1205.

Dec 15 @ 10:30 AM

Oct
25
11:00AM

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11:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children, ages birth - 18 months, enjoy simple stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
25
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Afternoon Stories

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 to 6 are invited to join us for stories and a craft every Wednesday afternoon.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
25
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Welcome Kids and Teens: No Screens Craft Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

No screens allowed during this artistic craft project! Break away from your devices and make something real!


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Oct
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children, ages 2 - 3, and their caregivers join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
26
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Welcome Kids and Teens: Lights on Afterschool

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Please join our librarians and after school program coordinator for crafts and activities to celebrate our after school programming!


Oct
28
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Welcome Kids and Teens: Family Storytime

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Rise and shine and head to the library for 30 minutes of stories and songs for children of all ages and their caregivers.


Oct
28
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens, ages 8 and up, learn and improve their knowledge of chess.


Nov
1
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Welcome Kids and Teens: Comics, Manga, and More!

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Our club gives kids aged 8-12 the opportunity to discuss their favorite comics and graphic novels.


Nov
4
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens, ages 8 and up, learn and improve their knowledge of chess.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
8
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Welcome Kids and Teens: Make It!

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

In our Maker’s Lab, children ages 8-12 will create, innovate and collaborate on a different project each month using a wide range of materials.


Nov
16
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Welcome Kids and Teens: Techsplorers

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

In addition to its books and encyclopedias, Queens Library also has access to a number of great databases and online educational materials to promote learning. This program explores a range of online learning tools for children in grades 1-6. Join us for the first of this monthly program to celebrate the return to school!


Nov
22
4:30PM

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6:00PM

Welcome Kids and Teens: Book Club Discussion BookBusters: "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for a book discussion themed around sweets, chocolate and the importance of being nice! (And who doesn’t like chocolate?!) You will also have a chance to find a Golden Ticket! Pick up the reserved book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by author Roald Dahl at the Children’s Reference Desk. Grades 4-6. Participation will count toward the Read Down Your Fees program.


Nov
24
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Drop-in Craft

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Drop in and create something amazing! We'll have craft supplies-- bring your ideas and creativity!


Nov
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Children's Film

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and their families are invited to join us for a film in the auditorium.


Nov
29
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Welcome Kids and Teens: Fresh Ink Writing Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8 to 12 will practice their writing skills with a different writing activity each month.


Dec
6
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children, ages birth - 18 months, enjoy simple stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
6
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Afternoon Stories

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 to 6 are invited to join us for stories and a craft every Wednesday afternoon.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
6
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Comics, Manga, and More!

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Our club gives kids aged 8-12 the opportunity to discuss their favorite comics and graphic novels.


Dec
7
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children, ages 2 - 3, and their caregivers join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
13
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Make It!

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

In our Maker’s Lab, children ages 8-12 will create, innovate and collaborate on a different project each month using a wide range of materials.


Dec
21
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Techsplorers

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

In addition to its books and encyclopedias, Queens Library also has access to a number of great databases and online educational materials to promote learning. This program explores a range of online learning tools for children in grades 1-6.