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Upcoming Programs

Jul
23
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


Jul
23
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


Jul
23
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


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Jul
23
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


Jul
24
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Starting and Running a Small Business (in Spanish)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Participants will learn how to turn a hobby or skills into a business, and where to obtain free resources to help them plan their business.


Jul
25
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Email

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

Learn how to create and navigate an email account, log on, send and receive email messages and attach documents. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Class code CC120.


Jul
26
9:30AM

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12:00PM

Computer Classes (in Spanish)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to turn on your computer and write an email to someone. 7/12 - Introduction to the computer; 7/19 - Navigating the Internet; 7/26- Creating your own email account. Customers are encouraged to attend all three classes. Preregistration is required in person at the Cyber Center Reference Desk beginning Saturday, July 12 at 9:00AM.


Jul
26
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Social Media for Beginners

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

There are many ways to use sites like Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook to leverage your network for a job search. In this workshop you will learn about these three major social media sites and how they can help you optimize your job search. Basic computer skills and a familiarity with the Internet are required. To preregister, visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. Class code JR 200


Jul
28
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Personal Branding Online

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Learn how to monitor your online reputation, use social media while job-seeking and create a strong LinkedIn profile. Participants must have basic computer skills and a valid email address. Preregistration is required online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. Class code CC130.


Jul
29
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Downloading eBooks

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

Learn how to download library materials to your e-reader. Preregistration is required at the Cyber Center.


Jul
29
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Downloading E-Magazines

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

Find out how to download free e-magazines on to your electronic device using the Queens Library website. You must have an email account and valid library card with PIN. Preregistration is required.


Jul
30
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Online Job Applications

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

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 jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code JR160


Jul
30
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


Jul
30
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


Jul
30
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


Jul
30
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code: JR180


Jul
31
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Getting More From Google Accounts (Google Docs)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 13 openings

Learn about the many ways you can use your Google account, from Gmail and Google Maps, to Google Drive and Google Groups. Basic computer skills and an existing Google account are required. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-634-4784 for additional information. Class Code: CC240


Aug
1
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Beginners' Word

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

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.


Aug
1
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Selections for the next several months are: 5/2 - "Wide Sargasso Sea" by Jean Rhys; 6/6 - "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn; 7/11 - "My Beloved World" by Sonia Sotomayor; 8/1 - "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother" by Amy Chua. In IRC Conference Room, 3rd Floor


Aug
4
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Twitter

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

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.


Aug
4
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Interview Preparation (Mandarin)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

收到理想工作的面試通知了,接著需要做什麼呢?需要實踐來完善你的面試技巧! 在本次研討會中,您將學習如何準備你的面試,成功地處理棘手的問題,並在面試後妥善跟進。 有興趣請在jobmap.queenslibrary.org進行預先註冊。欲了解更多信息,請致電718-634-4784。課程編碼JR170
8月4日,週一,下午3點,C&D室


Aug
4
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Photography Workshop Series

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

This 4-part workshop on how to take better photographs is taught by Len Bernstein, whose approach is based on this principle of Aesthetic Realism stated by its founder, poet and critic Eli Siegel: "All beauty is a making one of opposites, and the making one of opposites is what we are going after in ourselves." *In IRC Conference Room, 3rd Floor*

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

Additional Dates


Aug
5
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Computers and the Internet

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Learn about computer hardware and software and how to use it, and how to search the Internet.


Aug
5
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Computers and the Internet

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Learn about computer hardware and software and how to use it, and how to search the Internet.


Aug
5
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Computers and the Internet

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Learn about computer hardware and software and how to use it, and how to search the Internet.


Aug
5
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Computers and the Internet

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Learn about computer hardware and software and how to use it, and how to search the Internet.


Aug
5
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Computers and the Internet

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Learn about computer hardware and software and how to use it, and how to search the Internet.


Aug
5
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Computers and the Internet

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Learn about computer hardware and software and how to use it, and how to search the Internet.


Aug
5
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Computers for Beginners (in Chinese)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

This class, taught in Mandarin Chinese, is for beginning computer users. No prior computer experience is required.


Aug
6
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Beginners' Word

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

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.


Aug
6
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
6
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
6
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
6
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
7
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Introduction to JobMap

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

In this workshop on JobMap, Queens Library’s new online tool that provides customized recommendations for job search help and computer training, you will learn to how preregister for job search workshops and computer training classes, store your resumes and cover letters online and get your resume reviewed online. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center.


Aug
9
9:30AM

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12:00PM

Microsoft Word (in Spanish)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to create a document and work with tables: 8/9 - Introduction to Microsoft Word; 8/16 - Creating and saving documents; 8/23 - Working with tables and printing. Participants should know how to use the keyboard and mouse and be able to open and close applications, and must attend all three classes. Preregistration is required in person at the Cyber Center Reference desk beginning Saturday, August 2 at 9:00AM or call 718-661-1280 to register.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
9
9:30AM

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12:00PM

Microsoft Word (in Spanish)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to create a document and work with tables: 8/9 - Introduction to Microsoft Word; 8/16 - Creating and saving documents; 8/23 - Working with tables and printing. Participants should know how to use the keyboard and mouse and be able to open and close applications, and must attend all three classes. Preregistration is required in person at the Cyber Center Reference desk beginning Saturday, August 2 at 9:00AM or call 718-661-1280 to register.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
9
2:00PM

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4:30PM

Master Pan Tianshou and His Work (in Chinese)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Pan Tianshou is a recognized master of modern Chinese painting. In this program in Mandarin Chinese, Professor Lu Xin of the China Academy of Fine Arts, an expert on the work of Pan Tianshou, a former director of the Pan Tianshou Memorial Art Gallery in Hangzhou and the author of several books on Pan Tianshou, will discuss the artist and his work.


Aug
11
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Social Media for Beginners (In Mandarin)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

其實,我們可以利用很多社交網站,如Twitter,LinkedIn和Facebook的網絡來進行求職。在本次研討會中,您將會了解這三大社交媒體網站,以及他們如何可以優化你的求職。基本的計算機技能和互聯網的了解是必需的。有興趣請在jobmap.queenslibrary.org進行預先註冊。了解更多信息,請致電718-990-8625。課程編碼JR200。
8月11日,週一,下午3點,C&D室


Aug
12
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Word. Participants should have basic computer skills. Preregistration is required at the Cyber Center.


Aug
12
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to E-Mail

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Learn how to open an e-mail account, send and delete e-mail and use different functions in your e-mail account.


Aug
13
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Intermediate Word

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 11 openings

Build upon your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word in this intermediate workshop. Learn how to format Word documents and bibliographis and insert tables, charts, headers and footers. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC200


Aug
13
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
13
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
13
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
13
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
14
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Word for Resumes

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Make your resume stand out with Microsoft Word. Learn to create different types of resumes, open and save Word documents, format and align text, add bullets and change typeface. Basic computer skills are required. Familiarity with Microsoft Word is a plus. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org.


Aug
14
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Intro to eBooks

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

Queens Library has many popular electronic books available for free from our website. Bring your own Kindle, Nook, iPad or other e-reader along with your USB connecting cable to learn how to download free eBooks from the library. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC240.


Aug
16
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Caring for a Person with a Memory Problem (in Chinese)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

The Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter, offers a monthly support group in Mandarin Chinese for people caring for a person with Alzheimer’s or any of the other dementias. Our support group is a secure and safe place to share your experiences. This group will meet in July Sat 19, August Sat 16 and September Sat 20.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
17
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Xoregos Theater Presents "Eros and Psyche"

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

When the god Eros falls in love with Psyche, a mortal more beautiful than Eros's mother Aphrodite, there is bound to be mother-in-law trouble! The Xoregos Performing Company brings Greek mythology to life in this new comedy about the gods, love, vanity, a three-headed dog, a lovesick sheep, the queen of the ants, the Delphic oracle and a host of other amusing characters.


Aug
18
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Online Applications (In Mandarin)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

通過這個研討會,您將學到如何迅速,高效地使用瀏覽器進行網上職位申請.例如,如何在您所申請的公司裡登記和建立檔案;如何申請網上招聘;如何將你的簡歷上傳到網上。基本的計算機技能和電子郵件帳戶是必需的。有興趣請在jobmap.queenslibrary.org進行預先註冊。了解更多信息,請致電718-990-8625。課程編碼JR160。
8月18日,週一,下午3點,C&D室


Aug
19
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Excel

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 8 openings

Learn how to create spreadsheets and tables and use formulas. 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.


Aug
19
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Manage EMail accounts

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

How to use your existing email account. How to send attachments and open attachments already received, how to print from your email.


Aug
20
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Resumes

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your resume stand out from the crowd? Make your resume 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 stronger. Class Code: JR130. To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about this class? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Aug
20
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
20
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
20
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
20
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
21
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Gems by Jule: Selections from the Jule Styne Songbook

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

The incredibly prolific Jule Styne wrote hundreds of songs over the course of his heralded career. In their newest show, acclaimed cabaret couple Paul Chamlin and Rochelle Breyer Chamlin present a sampling of his many gems, from familiar favorites to lesser-known treasures. Selections will span Styne’s 60-plus-year career, from his early days in jazz-infused Chicago, to Hollywood in its studio heyday, to the Golden Age of Broadway and television.


Aug
22
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Intermediate Word

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Build upon your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word in this intermediate workshop. Learn how to format Word documents and bibliographis and insert tables, charts, headers and footers. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC200


Aug
23
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Facebook

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

Learn how you can use social media site Facebook to stay in touch with loved ones, keep up with the news and leverage your network for your job search. We will help you set up a Facebook account and answer questions about it. Basic computer knowledge, Internet skills and a valid email account are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC130.


Aug
25
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Facebook

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

Learn how you can use social media site Facebook to stay in touch with loved ones, keep up with the news and leverage your network for your job search. We will help you set up a Facebook account and answer questions about it. Basic computer knowledge, Internet skills and a valid email account are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC130.


Aug
25
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Skills Identification (Mandarin)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

在這個競爭激烈的就業市場,職業技能鑑定尤其重要,不僅要知道你擁有的工作技能,而且還要能夠在找工作時向市場推出這些技能給潛在雇主。本次研討會將告訴你如何做到這一點。有興趣請在jobmap.queenslibrary.org進行預先註冊。欲了解更多信息,請致電718-634-4784。課程編碼JR110
8月25日,週一,下午3點,C&D室


Aug
26
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Improve your workplace skills in this intermediate class for adults. Prior knowledge of Microsoft Word is required.


Aug
26
10:00AM

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12:00PM

PowerPoint

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

How to create your own presentation which is useful for both the workplace and school assignments. Make your presentation fun and professional-looking!


Aug
27
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Cover Letters

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your resume stand out from the crowd? Make your resume 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 stronger. Class Code: JR130. To register, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Have a question about this class? Visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Aug
27
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Community Health Awareness: Joint Pain and Gout

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Internist Lingpin Hung, MD, of the New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, will discuss how to manage joint pain and causes and health consequences of gout. This program is sponsored by Friends of the Flushing Library, Downtown Flushing BID and NYC Council Member Peter Koo.


Aug
27
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
27
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
27
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. At them, 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. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR180


Aug
28
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Twitter

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

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.


Sep
15
3:00PM

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5:00PM

StartUP! 9th Annual Business Plan Competition: Information Session

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s 9th Annual Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition begins in September 2014. The competition gives entrepreneurs a chance to strengthen their business knowledge, learn about business trends and gain insights into starting and growing a business while also introducing them to the vast resources available to them at Queens Library. Learn more at this session. Watch for more information sessions at various locations in September.


Sep
21
12:30PM

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2:30PM

Understanding Hepatitis B (in English and Chinese)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Hepatitis B is a very common viral infection that has no signs or symptoms. It is very treatable, but can cause liver cancer if untreated. Drs. Weining Liang, Guo Wenbin, William Li and Jianjun Li will explain the prevention and treatment of the disease. *In IRC Conference Room*