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Workshops

Dec
13
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Entrepreneurship Series: Traditional Marketing

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

Still, one of the most recognizable types of marketing, traditional marketing encompasses the advertisements that we see and hear every day. Determine the traditional marketing activities to make you visible and attractive to your target customer. To preregister or for more information, call (718) 990-8625.


Dec
13
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Mistake-Free Cover Letters

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

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
13
10:00AM

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11:00AM

Mock Interviews

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

In these one-on-one practice sessions, you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow-up properly after the interview. You must preregister for a one-on-one session.

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

Additional Dates


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Dec
13
10:30AM

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12:30PM

MS Word: Create Your Own Flyers

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

Make your documents stand out with Microsoft Word! In this class, you will learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut, and paste items; and use the basic functions and commands of Word. Basic computer skills are required. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-661-1205.


Dec
13
6:30PM

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8:30PM

QEDC: Business Plan Competition

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s Annual Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition begins in September 2018. 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 these information sessions and watch for more news about classes starting in October.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
15
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Presenting with PowerPoint

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 17 openings

Brush up on your public speaking skills with this PowerPoint workshop. Call 718-661-1205 to register.


Dec
15
12:30PM

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2:00PM

Photo Editing for Photoshop

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn to edit photos in Photoshop like a photographer. Previous computer experience is recommended.


Dec
15
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Synthesizer Workshop

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 26 openings

Use LittleBits to learn about circuits and synthesizers in this hands-on workshop. No previous experience necessary.


Dec
17
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Writing Resumes in Microsoft Word

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

Whether you are new to the workforce or have been a professional for years, keeping an up-to-date resume is important! In this class, you will learn layouts and formatting skills to make your resume stand out above the rest. Basic computer skills are required.


Dec
17
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Mistake Free Cover Letters

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.


Dec
17
5:45PM

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7:30PM

HTML Series

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn the basics of coding in this series for beginners. Previous computer experience is necessary.


Dec
18
10:30AM

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1:30PM

Council for Airport Opportunities

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Take flight into an exciting career within the aviation industry. The Council for Airport Opportunities will be available to answer questions and provide information on positions available at the airport.


Dec
18
7:00PM

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8:00PM

Locate, Advertise, and Activate with Google Digital Marketing

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 79 openings

Transform your business by creating an advantage online using Google products.
No entry without registration. You must register by December 11, 2018.


Dec
18
7:00PM

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8:30PM

Locate, Advertise, and Activate with Google Digital Marketing

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

Got questions? We’ve got answers! This is a question and answer panel with experienced industry professionals to hear their real life struggles and successes, or address your inquiries about entrepreneurship. This is an opportunity to come in and meet directly with industry professionals. Open for all. Register online or call 718-990-8625.


Dec
19
9:30AM

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11:30AM

Intro to Job Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job… now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.


Dec
20
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Entrepreneurship Series: Social Media Marketing

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

This course will prepare you with the knowledge to skillfully utilize social media resources to connect to your customers. Pick up strategies to becoming successful in a variety of social media marketing strategies for your business. Call 718-990-8625 for more information.


Dec
20
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Salary Negotiations

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 18 openings

Before you start negotiating salary with a prospective employer, you need to know how much you and the job are worth. Learn how to negotiate in this workshop.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
20
10:30AM

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12:30PM

MS Excel: Basics of Data Entry

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

Join these classes to learn how to use Excel to your advantage. Topics include basics of data entry and vary from class to class. Register online or by calling 718-661-1205. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required; bringing your own USB flash drive is recommended.


Dec
21
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Professional Etiquette

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

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.


Dec
27
10:00AM

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12:00PM

MS Excel: Formulas and Functions

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

Learn advanced methods to edit and manipulate data in the Key Formulas and Functions workshop. Learn the common and useful formulas to use with your data!


Jan
2
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

In this workshop you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
3
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Entrepreneurship Series: Funding Your Business

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

Become familiar with the variety of traditional and nontraditional resources available to help fund your business. The course will leave you knowledgeable about various loan options, crowdfunding, alternative lenders, and more. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625.


Jan
3
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Intro to Word

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

Learn to navigate Microsoft Word in this workshop for beginners.


Jan
3
10:00AM

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11:00AM

Mock Interviews

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

In these one-on-one practice sessions, you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow-up properly after the interview. You must preregister for a one-on-one session.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
3
5:45PM

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7:30PM

Anti-Social: Downloading Your Facebook Data

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

Find out what information technology companies collect. We will explore how to use data export tools to request and analyze personal data files, and how to use privacy tools to opt out of collection. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop or USB drive, and should have either a Facebook or Google account.


Jan
5
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Presenting with PowerPoint

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

Brush up on your public speaking skills with this PowerPoint workshop. Call 718-661-1205 to register.


Jan
5
12:00PM

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4:00PM

Tech Lab Open House

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

Come see what the Tech Lab has to offer you! Staff will set up multiple activities for all ages and talk you through how to use and create with different technologies.


Jan
7
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Stay Well

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Special Services and New York City Department for the Aging-Health Promotion Unit present
Stay Well Program for New Yorkers 60 and older.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
7
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

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

In this workshop you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.


Jan
7
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Intro to Computers

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

Learn the basic parts and functions of a computer in this introductory class.


Jan
7
5:45PM

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7:30PM

CSS Series

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date January 7, 2019
Availability: 30 openings

Learn the basics of coding with CSS in this series. Knowledge of HTML recommended.

QueensbridgeMon, Jan 14, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Jan 28, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM

Jan
8
7:00PM

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8:30PM

Choosing Entrepreneurship

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

This class provides an overview of the dynamic world of entrepreneurship, helps participants assess their skills and aptitudes, allows participants to explore the right type of business for them based on aptitude and interest, and generally charts a path to success. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. The class code is JR310.


Jan
9
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
10
10:00AM

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2:00PM

Entrepreneurship Series: Entrepreneurs Open Lab

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

Got questions? We’ve got answers! This is a question and answer panel with experienced industry professionals to hear their real-life struggles and successes or address your inquiries about entrepreneurship. This is an opportunity to come in and meet directly with industry professionals. Open for all. For more information, call 718-990-8625.


Jan
10
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Excel

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

Participants will learn the basic concepts of Microsoft Excel, such as what a spreadsheet is, basic Excel navigation, and basic data entry.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
11
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Financial Literacy

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

In this workshop customers will be able to define and understand the basics of banking and financial transactions, learn the different types of banking accounts, define and know the difference between savings and investments, and gain understanding of credit reports.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
11
10:30AM

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12:30PM

MS Excel: Basics of Data Entry

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

Join these classes to learn how to use Excel to your advantage. Topics include basics of data entry and vary from class to class. Register online or by calling 718-661-1205. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required; bringing your own USB flash drive is recommended.


Jan
12
2:00PM

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4:00PM

LinkedIn

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

Refresh and revive your online professional persona! Come to this LinkedIn workshop and learn how to create a professional profile that puts your best foot forward and shows off your abilities and accomplishments.


Jan
14
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

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

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.


Jan
14
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Intro to Google

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

Learn how to use Google and the basics of Google accounts in this introductory workshop.


Jan
15
7:00PM

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8:30PM

Basics of Business Planning

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

A business plan is the core document in convincing readers that your enterprise has the potential to be successful. This course will cover the purpose, basic structure, and process to begin building your business plan right away.


Jan
16
9:30AM

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11:30AM

Mistake-Free Cover Letters

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

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
17
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Entrepreneurship Series: Entrepreneurs Open Lab

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

Got questions? We’ve got answers! This is a question and answer panel with experienced industry professionals to hear their real-life struggles and successes or address your inquiries about entrepreneurship. This is an opportunity to come in and meet directly with industry professionals. Open for all. For more information, call 718-990-8625.


Jan
17
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Intro to Internet

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

Learn how to access and navigate the Internet. In this class, you will learn key terminology, use a web browser, and understand how to use searches and websites. Register online or by calling 718-661-1205. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop.


Jan
18
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

LinkedIn

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

Refresh and revive your online professional persona! In today’s world of social media, it’s more important than ever to ensure that your online profile and resume are fresh, current, and discoverable by your colleagues. Come to this LinkedIn workshop and learn how to create a professional profile that puts your best foot forward and shows off your abilities and accomplishments. Call 718-990-8625 for more information.


Jan
18
10:30AM

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12:30PM

MS Excel Formulas & Functions

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

Learn to edit and manipulate data in the Using Formulas and Functions workshop. Learn the common and useful formulas to use with your data! Basic computer skills are required.


Jan
19
10:30AM

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12:30PM

MS Excel Formulas & Functions

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

Learn to edit and manipulate data in the Using Formulas and Functions workshop. Learn the common and useful formulas to use with your data! Basic computer skills are required.


Jan
19
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Bring Your Own Device

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

Struggling to use your new iPhone? Not sure what to do with the tablet someone gave you? Google Chromebook got you down? Bring your own device and have your questions answered by our expert instructors.


Jan
19
2:30PM

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4:30PM

3D Printing for Accessories

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn the basics of 3D printing and design accessories like jewelry, keychains, and more in this two-part workshop.

QueensbridgeSat, Jan 26, 20192:30PM - 4:30PM

Jan
22
7:00PM

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8:30PM

Setting Up Your Business

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

Make your business legal! Participants are guided through the organizational tasks needed to set up a business and begin operation. Learn about legal structures and all the information you need to register and operate legally in NYC. Call 718-661-1205 for more information.


Jan
23
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Intro to Job Interviews

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

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job… now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
23
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.


Jan
23
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

In this workshop, you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.


Jan
24
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Getting More from Your Google Account

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

You already use Google for email. Now learn what else your Google account can do for you, including calendars, maps, Google Drive, and more.


Jan
24
5:45PM

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7:30PM

Neo-Pixel Workshop

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

Light up your life with LEDs in this hands-on workshop.


Jan
25
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.


Jan
25
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mistake-Free Cover Letters

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

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.


Jan
25
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

MS Excel: Advanced Lists

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

Join these classes to learn how to use Excel to your advantage. Topic includes advanced lists. Register online or by calling 718-661-1205. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required; bringing your own USB flash drive is recommended.


Jan
25
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.


Jan
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

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

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards. Preregister online or for more information call 718-661-1205.


Jan
28
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Intro to MS Office

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

Learn what MS Office can do for you in this introductory overview.


Jan
29
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.


Jan
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

In this workshop, you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.


Jan
29
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Entrepreneurship Series: Building Extraordinary Relationships

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

This class is geared toward developing networking strategies in order to foster partnerships and build relationships that lead to motivation, connections, resources, and investment opportunities. Attain new skills in an accessible and low-pressure setting. Please call 718-990-8625 for additional information and to preregister.


Jan
30
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Salary Negotiations

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

Before you start negotiating salary with a prospective employer, you need to know how much you and the job are worth. Learn how to negotiate in this workshop.


Jan
30
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Professional Etiquette

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.


Jan
30
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

In this workshop, you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.


Jan
31
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.


Jan
31
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.


Feb
1
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
1
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Intro to MS PowerPoint

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

Create awesome presentations and slideshows with PowerPoint 2010. Topics covered will include creating and editing slides, changing the design and colors, inserting pictures and illustrations, and presenting your slide show.


Feb
1
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
2
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Intermediate Word

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

Build on your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word. Learn how to format Word documents, insert tables and charts, format bibliographies, and insert headers and footers. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister.


Feb
2
12:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Tech Lab Open House

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

Come see what the Tech Lab has to offer you! Staff will set up multiple activities for all ages and talk you through how to use and create with different technologies.


Feb
4
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

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

In this workshop, you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.


Feb
4
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
4
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
4
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

JavaScript Series

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn the basics of JavaScript in this series. Knowledge of HTML and CSS recommended.

QueensbridgeMon, Feb 11, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Feb 25, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Mar 4, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM

Feb
5
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Traditional Marketing for Small Business

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

Marketing activities continue to evolve from traditional strategies to nontraditional methods that involve the Internet. Both traditional and nontraditional marketing have advantages and disadvantages. Traditional marketing activities help you become visible and attractive to your target customer and typically involve advertising, publicity, sales, merchandising, and distribution. To preregister or for more information, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
6
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
6
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
7
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
7
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
7
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Video Editing with Premiere

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn the basics of video editing with Premiere in this workshop series.

QueensbridgeThu, Feb 14, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM

Feb
8
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

MS Word: Make Your Own Calendar

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

Learn how to make your own calendar in Microsoft Word. To register, please call 718-990-8625.


Feb
9
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Make a Light-Up Valentine's Day Card

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

Show someone special how much they mean to you with a light-up Valentine’s Day card. All supplies provided.


Feb
9
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Data Privacy Series

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn how to protect yourself online in this three-part series.

QueensbridgeSat, Feb 16, 20192:00PM - 4:00PM
QueensbridgeSat, Feb 23, 20192:00PM - 4:00PM

Feb
11
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

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

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.


Feb
11
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mistake-Free Cover Letters

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
11
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Job searching can be an overwhelming process. Prepare yourself for success! This workshop teaches traditional and creative ways to find jobs, identify career-specific websites, and network.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
12
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
12
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
12
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Social Media Marketing for Small Businesses

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

In an advanced technological world with so many resources for socially connecting to your customers, it's hard to decide on which platform to choose and how to use it. Learn strategies to becoming successful in social media marketing for your business. Call 718-990-8625 for more information.


Feb
13
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Professional Etiquette

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.


Feb
13
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.


Feb
14
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Excel: Creating Charts and Graphs

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

Learn how to create charts and graphs in Microsoft Excel.


Feb
15
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Writing Resumes in Microsoft Word

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

Whether you are new to the workforce or have been a professional for years, keeping an up-to-date resume is important! In this class, you will learn layouts and formatting skills to make your resume stand out above the rest. Basic computer skills are required.


Feb
16
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

PowerPoint: Animating Presentations

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

Learn how to design your PowerPoint presentations. Call 718-990-8625 to register.


Feb
19
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Funding Your Business

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

Become familiar with the variety of traditional and nontraditional resources available to help fund your business. The course will leave you knowledgeable about various loan options, crowdfunding, alternative lenders, and more. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625.


Feb
21
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Intro to Email

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

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. It is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop.


Feb
21
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Audio Editing with Audacity

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

Learn the basics of audio editing with Audacity in this workshop series.


Feb
22
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

MS Word: Advanced Flyers

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

Make your documents stand out with Microsoft Word! In this class, you will learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut, and paste items; and use the basic functions and commands of Word. Basic computer skills are required. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-661-1205.


Feb
22
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mistake-Free Cover Letters

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

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.


Feb
23
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Instagram

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

Learn how to share and take photos, add filters and image adjustments, connect accounts, and respond to comments. Please bring your smartphone with the Instagram app already installed to class. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center. Basic computer skills are required.


Feb
23
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Make Art with Microscopes

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

Bring science and art together in this hands-on workshop for all ages.


Feb
25
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

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

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards. Preregister online or for more information call 718-661-1205.


Feb
26
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Entrepreneurs Open Lab

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

Got questions? We’ve got answers! This is a question and answer panel with experienced industry professionals to hear their real-life struggles and successes or address your inquiries about entrepreneurship. This is an opportunity to come in and meet directly with industry professionals. This even is open to all. For more information, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
28
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Networking

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

Networking is the development of professional relationships. In today’s competitive job market, it is also one of the best ways to find a job. Through networking, you can exchange information with others about job opportunities, interesting organizations, or up-and-coming industries. Learn about the basics of networking and improve your job search techniques at this workshop! For more information, call 718-990-8625 .


Mar
4
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Professional Etiquette

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

This workshop covers a variety of topics such as professional conduct and attitudes, business communication, suitable apparel, and maintaining an appropriate work environment.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
4
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
6
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
6
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
13
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Mistake-Free Cover Letters

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
13
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Job searching can be an overwhelming process. Prepare yourself for success! This workshop teaches traditional and creative ways to find jobs, identify career-specific websites, and network.

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

Additional Dates