Apr
24
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Apr
24
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Apr
24
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

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Apr
24
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Apr
24
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Apr
25
11:00AM

Sewing Lab

The Central Library Sewing Club meets every Friday. All are welcome to join us as we explore a variety of sewing techniques. Sewing machines are provided.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Apr
26
2:00PM

Our Children, Our Neighbors: A Conversation about Human Trafficking in Queens

Human trafficking is a growing problem in Queens. What can we do to help victims and protect ourselves and our children? A panel of experts will discuss this issue and answer your questions.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Apr
27
2:00PM

Sunday Movies: "47 Ronin"

This epic, based on an actual event from 18th century Japan that became legendary over the course of centuries, tells the tale of a band of 47 loyal samurai seeking vengeance after the murder of their master. Universal Pictures; starring Keanu Reeves; written by Hossein Amini and Chris Morgan


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Apr
29
6:00PM

Google Tips and Tricks

In this one-session workshop, participants will learn how to use Google tools for various purposes, including sharing documents online, organizing medical records and more. Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required. Preregistration is required by phone by calling 718-990-076 or in person at the Cyber Center Desk.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Apr
30
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

Apr
30
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. The interview will take place at the Job Readiness table. To preregister, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class Code: JR180


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

Apr
30
6:00PM

Movie Screening: "The Namesake"

To mark Immigrant Heritage Week, we will watch this cinematic exploration of an immigrant’s journey from India to America, based on the novel by Pulitzer Prize- winning author Jhumpa Lahiri.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Apr
30
6:00PM

Conversational French for Beginners

This program is designed to help participants pick up French by practicing speaking, listening and pronunciation in a friendly environment. Special focus will be placed on idiomatic expressions needed in everyday interactions, and there will also be an introduction to the unique traditions and culture of the French.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 13 openings
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Apr
30
6:00PM

Beginners' Excel

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn how to navigate a spreadsheet, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Class Code: CC180


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

May
1
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

May
1
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

May
1
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
1
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
1
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
1
6:00PM

Introduction to Computers

After this workshop, you will be able to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touchpad, basic keyboarding skills, and navigating computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. This is an introductory computer class; prior computer knowledge or skills are not required. Class code CC100


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

May
2
1:00PM

Open Lab

Join us in the Cyber Center Training Room every Monday and Friday from 1:00-5:00 PM for Open Lab practice. During Open Lab, you can search for a job, edit your resume or practice your computer skills. Customers will be limited to two hours of lab time. To utilize the computers during Open Lab, you must create a Jobmap account. To create your account, visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 23 openings
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
3
9:30AM

Introduction to Computers

After this workshop, you will be able to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touchpad, basic keyboarding skills, and navigating computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. This is an introductory computer class; prior computer knowledge or skills are not required. Class code CC100


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 19 openings

May
6
6:00PM

Introduction to PowerPoint

In this two-session workshop, participants will learn how to create a slide show, add photos and images and create handouts. Basic computer skills are required. Preregistration is required by phone, or in person at the Cyber Center desk Tuesday evenings. For details, please call 718-990-0769.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
7
9:30AM

Introduction to Computers

Learn how to log on and off, use a keyboard and mouse, open and close “windows,” and use tool bars and scroll bars. Preregistration is required by phone or in person at the Cyber Center Desk. For details, please call 718-990-0769.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
7
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
7
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
7
2:00PM

PCs for Older Adults

Learn the basic parts of a computer, how to use a keyboard and mouse and how to browse the Internet. Preregistration is required. Please call 718-990-0769 for more information or to preregister.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
7
4:00PM

Typing Practice Lab

If you type slow and would like to improve your skills for work, school or any other reason, come to typing practice lab to get guided assistance and tips from a Queens Library instructor. Class Code CC290 For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 22 openings
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
7
6:00PM

Movie Night Wednesday

We will screen the following movies in May: 5/7 - "Blue Jasmine," rated PG-13; 5/14 - "Frozen," rated PG; 5/21 - "Philomena," rated PG-13; 5/28 - "Ride Along,"
rated PG-13


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
8
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
8
10:00AM

Android

Do you have an android phone? Need help using it? Bring it with you to this basic info session and learn how to navigate your Phone. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. To preregister, please call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 21 openings

May
8
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
8
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
8
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
8
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
8
2:00PM

Classic Movies @ 2:00

Every Thursday at 2:00PM we screen a different classic movie. In May, our theme is "film noir": 5/8 - "The Maltese Falcon" (1941); 5/15 - "Mildred Pierce" (1945); 5/22: "The Postman Always Rings Twice" (1946); 5/29: "Touch of Evil" (1958)


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
9
5:00PM

Pathway to Citizenship: Becoming a U.S. Citizen and Building Your Civic Knowledge

Sessions are in English and include a workshop and basic civics education. 5/9: Are you ready to be a U.S. citizen?/Introduction to American history; 5/16: Required documents and more/Introduction to American government and politics; 5/23: Common barriers to naturalization/American culture and geography; 5/30: Naturalization interview and beyond/Review of 100 questions.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
10
1:30PM

Introduction to American Sign Language

If you have always wanted to give this beautiful language a try, this is your opportunity! We will teach fingerspelling, numbers, beginning conversations and proper sign language etiquette.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
10
2:30PM

Alejandro Flórez and the Tin Throat Project

Alejandro Flórez and The Tin Throat Project excite audiences with intoxicating rhythms of music steeped in the traditions of folklore and improvisation.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
12
6:00PM

Mac Monday: Microsoft Office for Macs

Learn the basics of Apple computers on our MacBook Pro laptops in these weekly Mac labs. This week's topics are Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Preregistration is required online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC280


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 22 openings

May
14
9:30AM

Introduction to the Internet

Learn how to search the web for reliable resources and navigate a website. Participants must have basic mouse and keyboarding skills. Preregistration is required by phone or in person at the Cyber Center Desk. For details, please call 718-990-0769.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
14
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
14
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
14
2:00PM

PCs for Older Adults

Don't know how to use a computer? This workshop will get you started. You will learn the basic parts of a computer, how to use a keyboard and mouse and how to browse the Internet. Preregistration is required. Please call 718-990-0769 for more information or to preregister.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
14
5:30PM

Microsoft Excel (in Spanish)

Learn how to create a worksheet and perform calculations: 5/14 - Introduction to Microsoft Excel; 5/21 - Calculations and worksheets; 5/28 - Workbooks and layout. Customers must have basic computer skills and attend all three classes. Preregistration is required in person at the Cyber Center Reference Desk beginning Wednesday, May 7 at 9:00AM.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
15
10:00AM

Advanced Excel

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and macros.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 19 openings

May
15
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
15
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
15
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
15
1:00PM

Salary Negotiations

Have you been offered a new job? If so, do you know the best way to conduct salary negotiations? Before you start negotiating with a prospective employer about salaries, you need to find out how much you (and the job) are worth. Learn how to negotiate salaries in this workshop! Class Code: JR300.
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about this class? Visit the Job Information Center or call 71-634-4784.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

May
15
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
15
6:00PM

Photoshop

In this beginner's class, students will look at some of the many creative tools Adobe Photoshop offers and learn to design/enhance photos using tools such as marquee, paint bucket, and layers to create the design you want for personal or business use. Intermediate computer skills are required. To preregister, please call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

May
15
6:30PM

Professor Moustafa Bayoumi: Recent Fiction by and about Muslim Americans

Over the last several years, we have seen a rise in publication of fiction by and about Muslim Americans. Writer and Brooklyn College Professor of English Moustafa Bayoumi will discuss this development and talk about the opportunities and limitations of being a newly discovered cultural trend.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
16
1:30PM

Moving For Life: Gentle Aerobics for Cancer Survivors

Regain joy of movement and sense of well-being. This exercise program combines music and dance to help alleviate treatment and post-treatment side-effects such as fatigue, weight changes, lymphedema and joint or bone pain. This program will be held at Queens Cancer Center, 82-68 164th Street, Jamaica. Please call 718-883-4148 for more information or to sign up.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
17
10:00AM

GRE Practice Test Administered by Kaplan

The GRE is a standardized test required for admission to many graduate schools in the United States. Get the advantage you need to get into the school of your choice by finding out how you score on a practice test.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

May
17
2:00PM

Authors From Inside the Wall

Formerly incarcerated authors Mikail DeVeaux, Andrea C. James, Starlene Patterson, King Thai, and Eric Waters discuss their prison experiences, the psychological impact of prison life, what inspired them to become writers and what they see as their unique contributions to the current literature on prison issues. The program will be moderated by Wanda Best-Deveaux of Citizens Against Recidivism, Inc.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
18
2:00PM

Open Mic for Poets

Richard Jeffrey Newman is the author of a book of his own poems, “The Silence of Men” (CavanKerry Press, 2006), and two books of translations from classical Persian literature: “Selections from Saadi’s Gulistan” and “Selections from Saadi’s Bustan” (Global Scholarly Publications, 2004 & 2006 respectively). He is Associate Professor of English at Nassau Community College in Garden City, New York, where he coordinates the Creative Writing Project.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
19
6:00PM

Mac Monday: ilife

At our weekly Mac labs you can master the fundamentals of Apple computers and programs using our MacBook Pro laptops. Preregistration is required online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC280


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 21 openings

May
20
2:00PM

Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status in the United States

Author Nelson A. Castillo will discuss his book about, and answer questions on, key issues in obtaining a green card. The talk will be primarily in Spanish.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
20
6:00PM

Create an Email Account

Learn how to set up (open) your own email account. Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required. Preregistration is required by phone or in person at the Cyber Center Desk. For details, please call 718-990-0769.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
21
9:30AM

Google Tips and Tricks

In this single-session workshop, participants will learn how to use different Google tools to share documents online, organize medical records and much more. Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required. Preregistration is required by phone at 718-990-0769 or in person at the Cyber Center Desk.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
21
10:00AM

Beginners' Sewing Circle for Women (in Bengali)

Learn how to turn sewing skills into a career and earn money working for yourself. Lessons may include, but are not limited to, preparing and measuring fabrics, types of seams, finishing and pressing, and proper use of threads and tension for sewing. Basic math skills are required. Ppreregistration is required by calling Ms. Fatema at 347-300-6052.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
21
11:30AM

Book Discussion: "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd

In this Oprah Book Club selection, an urban slave in 19th-century Charleston yearns for life beyond the walls of her master's house. Pick up a copy at the Reference Desk and come to share your thoughts!


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
21
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
21
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
22
10:00AM

Twitter

Learn about Twitter, an online social networking service that allows you to connect instantly to what's most important to you. You’ll learn how you can “follow” your friends, experts and favorite celebrities and receive breaking news, job posting notifications and more. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC130.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 22 openings

May
22
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
22
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
22
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
22
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
22
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
22
6:30PM

Author Talk: Angela Bowie

Angela Bowie, the celebrated Empress of London’s Glam Rock scene in the 1970s, is a writer, rocker, poet, animal-welfare advocate, fashion icon and LGBT activist. Ms. Bowie was formerly married to rock legend David Bowie and recounted their life together in memoir "Backstage Passes: Life on the Wild Side with David Bowie." Her newest books are "POP.SEX" and "Cat-Astrophe." She will answer questions after her talk, and copies of her newest books will be available for sale and signing.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
24
2:00PM

Film Screening: "The Color Purple"

Join us for a screening of the film based on the novel by Alice Walker.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
25
2:00PM

Sunday Movies: "The Legend of Hercules"

This 2014 film version of the classic myth stars Kellan Lutz in the title role and is rated PG-13


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
27
6:00PM

Introduction to the Internet

In this one-session workshop, learn how to search the web for reliable resources and navigate a website. Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are necessary. Preregistration is required by phone or in person at the Cyber Center Desk. For details, please call 718-990-0769.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
28
9:30AM

Introduction to Email

We'll help you feel comfortable and confident in managing your own email account. Learn about sending and receiving email and get a general overview of email etiquette. Students must possess basic mouse and keyboarding skills. Preregistration is required by phone by calling 718-990-0769 or in person at the Cyber Center Desk.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
28
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
28
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
29
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
29
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
29
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
29
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
29
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

May
29
4:00PM

Permanent Opportunity: You Have a Green Card; Get More! (in Spanish)

If you have your green card, you might be ready to get the full benefits of citizenship, which will allow you to vote in your next local, state and national elections as well as enjoy many other opportunities.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

May
31
10:00AM

GMAT Practice Test Presented by Kaplan

The GMAT assesses a person's analytical, writing, verbal and reading skills in preparation for admission to a graduate management program. Take this practice exam, see how you score and get a head start on getting into the business school of your choice!


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

May
31
2:00PM

Soundation

Create music on the web using Soundation! Learn the fundamentals of using a powerful online music studio with recording, effects, virtual instruments and over 700 free loops and sounds. Intermediate computer skills are required. To preregister, please call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 23 openings

Jun
2
9:30AM

Beginners Word

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


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

Jun
2
1:00PM

Open Lab

Join us in the Cyber Center Training Room every Monday and Friday from 1:00-5:00 PM for Open Lab practice. During Open Lab, you can search for a job, edit your resume or practice your computer skills. Customers will be limited to two hours of lab time. To utilize the computers during Open Lab, you must create a Jobmap account. To create your account, visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jun
2
6:00PM

Mac Monday: iMovie

Learn the basics of Apple computers on our MacBook Pro laptops in these weekly Mac labs. Preregistration is required online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC280


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Jun
3
1:30PM

Resumes and Cover Letters

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Do your resume and cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make your resume and cover letter the best that they can be in this workshop! Participants will learn: how to get started; types of resumes; what to include and not include; tips for making your resume and cover letter stronger. Class Code: JR130. To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about this class? Visit the Job Information Center or call (718) 634-1876.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Jun
4
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Jun
4
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Jun
4
4:00PM

Typing Practice Lab

If you type slow and would like to improve your skills for work, school or any other reason, come to typing practice lab to get guided assistance and tips from a Queens Library instructor. Class Code CC290 For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings
Additional Event Dates/Locations
This is a recurring event. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jun
4
6:00PM

Introduction to Computers

After this workshop, you will be able to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touchpad, basic keyboarding skills, and navigating computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. This is an introductory computer class; prior computer knowledge or skills are not required. Class code CC100


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Jun
5
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Jun
5
10:00AM

How to Buy a Computer

Confused about RAM? Still think GB means Great Britain? And what's a graphics card anyway? Learn the basics of computer hardware so you can feel confident while deciding what type of computer you need! Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC240


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Jun
5
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Jun
5
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Jun
5
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Jun
5
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Jun
7
9:30AM

Introduction to Computers

After this workshop, you will be able to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touchpad, basic keyboarding skills, and navigating computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. This is an introductory computer class; prior computer knowledge or skills are not required. Class code CC100


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Jun
7
2:00PM

Introduction to Internet

After this workshop, you will have the basic skills to begin to navigate the internet. Topics covered include; terminology, how to use a web browser, the basic structure of a website, search, and internet safety. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call (718) 634-1876. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Class Code: CC110


Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Jun
9
9:30AM

Intermediate Word

Build upon your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word in this intermediate workshop. Learn how to format your Word document; Insert tables and charts; format bibliographies; and insert headers and footers. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word required. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Class code: CC200


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
11
10:00AM

Resumes and Cover Letters

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Do your resume and cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make your resume and cover letter the best that they can be in this workshop! Participants will learn: how to get started; types of resumes; what to include and not include; tips for making your resume and cover letter stronger. Class Code: JR130. To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about this class? Visit the Job Information Center or call (718) 634-1876.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
11
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
11
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
11
6:00PM

Introduction to Internet

After this workshop, you will have the basic skills to begin to navigate the internet. Topics covered include; terminology, how to use a web browser, the basic structure of a website, search, and internet safety. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call (718) 634-1876. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Class Code: CC110


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
12
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
12
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
12
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
12
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
12
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
14
9:30AM

Beginners Word

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


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
16
6:00PM

Mac Monday: Basics

Learn the basics of Apple computers on our MacBook Pro laptops in these weekly Mac labs. This week's topics are the differences between Macs and PCs, using the mouse and navigating the Mac interface and applications. Preregistration is required online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC280


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
18
10:00AM

Job Search Strategies

Prepare yourself to start a successful job search! In this workshop participants will learn what is needed to start a job search, details about general and career-specific websites and how to safely find and apply for jobs online. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For further information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-327-2549. Class code JR190


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
18
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
18
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
18
6:00PM

Introduction to Email

In this introductory workshop, you will learn: how to create an email account, how to log on, how to navigate your email account, how to send and receive email messages, and how to attach documents. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-634-4784. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Class code: CC120


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
19
10:00AM

Pinterest

Pinterest is a popular social media site that allows you to save images and links from the Internet, creating a virtual “pin board” of your interests. Learn about this tool for online sharing and marketing in this introductory workshop! Basic computer skills, knowledge of the Internet and preregistration are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC130


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
19
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
19
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
19
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
19
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
19
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
19
6:00PM

Metrix Learning: Free Online Training

In this orientation session, learn about free online training through Metrix Learning, in areas such as Microsoft Office, QuickBooks and Adobe. Metrix Learning is a self-directed online learning program offering multiple learning tracks in a single platform. All courses are online. Preregister by calling 718-990-8625 or visiting the Job Information Center, or pregister online. Class Code: CC230


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
20
9:30AM

Introduction to Computers

After this workshop, you will be able to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touchpad, basic keyboarding skills, and navigating computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. This is an introductory computer class; prior computer knowledge or skills are not required. Class code CC100


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
21
9:30AM

Intermediate Word

Build upon your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word in this intermediate workshop. Learn how to format your Word document; Insert tables and charts; format bibliographies; and insert headers and footers. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word required. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Class code: CC200


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
23
6:00PM

Mac Monday: Microsoft Office for Macs

Learn the basics of Apple computers on our MacBook Pro laptops in these weekly Mac labs. This week's topics are Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Preregistration is required online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC280


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
24
1:30PM

Resumes and Cover Letters

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Do your resume and cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make your resume and cover letter the best that they can be in this workshop! Participants will learn: how to get started; types of resumes; what to include and not include; tips for making your resume and cover letter stronger. Class Code: JR130. To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about this class? Visit the Job Information Center or call (718) 634-1876.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
25
10:00AM

Twitter

Learn about Twitter, an online social networking service that allows you to connect instantly to what's most important to you. You’ll learn how you can “follow” your friends, experts and favorite celebrities and receive breaking news, job posting notifications and more. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-641-7086 for additional information. Class code CC130.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
25
10:00AM

Resumes and Cover Letters

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Do your resume and cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make your resume and cover letter the best that they can be in this workshop! Participants will learn: how to get started; types of resumes; what to include and not include; tips for making your resume and cover letter stronger. Class Code: JR130. To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about this class? Visit the Job Information Center or call (718) 634-1876.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
25
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
25
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
26
10:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
26
11:00AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
26
12:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
26
1:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
26
2:00PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. In these one-on-one practice interviews, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. Class code: JR180
To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about mock interviews? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
26
6:00PM

Advanced Excel

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and macros.


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
27
9:30AM

Introduction to Internet

After this workshop, you will have the basic skills to begin to navigate the internet. Topics covered include; terminology, how to use a web browser, the basic structure of a website, search, and internet safety. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call (718) 634-1876. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Class Code: CC110


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

Jun
30
9:30AM

Metrix Learning: Free Online Training

In this orientation session, learn about free online training through Metrix Learning, in areas such as Microsoft Office, QuickBooks and Adobe. Metrix Learning is a self-directed online learning program offering multiple learning tracks in a single platform. All courses are online. Preregister by calling 718-990-8625 or visiting the Job Information Center, or pregister online. Class Code: CC230


Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this event. Please check back closer to the event date.

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Friends of Library - Chapter. Contact Community Library Manager at or Office of Government and Community Affairs (GCA) at (718) 990-0817 if you are interested in joining.


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