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Workshops

Jan
20
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Beginners PowerPoint

Location: Central Library
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. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Basic computer skills are required. Call (718) 990-8625 to preregister.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
20
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Intro to Microsoft Word

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 beginner's 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. Register online or by calling 718-661-1205. Basic computer skills required. It is recommended to bring your own USB Flash Drive.


Jan
20
1:30PM

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3:30PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 6 openings

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call (718) 990-8625 to preregister.


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Jan
20
2:00PM

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4:30PM

Ready, set, bank- Financial Literacy & Mobile Banking

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

Ready, set, bank is a micro learning video series. This 4 part workshop series will be incorporated into a 6 week Financial Literacy program where customers will learn to download and navigate finance and banking apps. They will also learn how to deposit checks from their phone, pay bills online and create budgets. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 347-272-4875 and to register visit queenslibrary.org.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
22
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Intro to Email

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

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. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Call (718) 990-8625 to preregister.


Jan
22
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Job Search Strategies for Persons with Disabilities

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Individuals with disabilities often face many challenges, both internal and external, during a job search. In this workshop, you will learn how to explain your disability to employers and co-workers and identify the most common fears employers have in regards to hiring job seekers with disabilities. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. American Sign Language interpreter can be provided with 2 weeks notice.


Jan
22
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Intro to Internet

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

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
22
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Excel: Pivot Tables

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

Learn to create and display data with Pivot Tables in Excel. Previous knowledge of Excel is recommended.


Jan
22
1:00PM

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4:30PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Housing Counseling

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Come speak to a representative from Margert Community Corporation to receive more information on how to obtain, sustain, and improve your housing. Information can be provided on the following services: homeownership assessment, homeownership preparation, housing search assistance, fair housing, and more.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
22
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Rochdale Village
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
22
2:30PM

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3:30PM

JobMap Orientation

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Jobmap is a Queens Library online tool that provides customized recommendations for job-search help and computer training. Use it to preregister for job-search workshops and computer-training classes, store your resume and cover letters online, and get your resume reviewed online. Call 718-634-1110 for more information.


Jan
22
4:30PM

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6:00PM

InDesign: Using Grids

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 17 openings

Learn how to set up and use grids in Adobe InDesign CC. To register, call 718-990-8625.


Jan
22
5:00PM

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7:30PM

Financial Literacy & Mobile Banking

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Listos Clic Avance is a micro learning video series. This 4 part workshop series will be incorporated into a 6 week Financial Literacy program where customers will learn to download and navigate finance and banking apps. They will also learn how to deposit checks from their phone, pay bills online and create budgets. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 347-272-4875 and to register visit queenslibrary.org.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
22
5:00PM

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7:00PM

ESOL Technology Class

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

The ESOL Technology Program will prepare English language learners to use various computer software programs in order to improve their computer and English skills. Students will use Microsoft Office to draft electronic documents and spreadsheets with transferrable skills related to the job search process. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
22
6:00PM

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8:00PM

Traditional Marketing and Building Relationships

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join the Job and Business Academy at Fresh Meadows Library as we bring entrepreneurship workshops to you!

Starting your own company may be the best thing you ever do.
But before you open, you will need to spend countless hours trying to figure out next steps. Save yourself the time by learning all the things you will need to before starting up.

1/22, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Traditional Marketing

1/29, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Managing People: Building Extraordinary Relationships

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

Additional Dates


Jan
23
1:00PM

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4:30PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Housing Counseling

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Come speak to a representative from Margert Community Corporation to receive more information on how to obtain, sustain, and improve your housing. Information can be provided on the following services: homeownership assessment, homeownership preparation, housing search assistance, fair housing, and much more.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
23
1:30PM

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3:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 13 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. Preregister by calling (718) 990-8625.


Jan
23
2:00PM

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5:00PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Job Readiness

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with JobMap and revising your resume or cover letter? Drop in for one-on-one assistance and learn how to preregister for our computer classes.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
23
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Long Island City
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
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Online Job Searching with Indeed

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

As the world's #1 job site, with over 200 million unique visitors every month. Indeed helps companies of all sizes hire the best talent and offers the best opportunity for job seekers to get hired In this workshop learn how use indeed, upload your resume and apply for various positions on this database. It is strongly recommended to have an electronic copy of your resume in your email or USB Flash on hand for the workshop. Register online or call 718-990-8625 for more information.


Jan
23
7:00PM

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8:30PM

Setting Up and Funding Your Business

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 46 openings

In this course, students will be guided through the fundamental elements needed to set-up and become aware of the variety of resources available to help fund their business. The course will cover traditional and nontraditional ways of getting the money you'll need to get your business off the ground and be successful. Learn about various loans, crowdfunding, alternative lenders and more. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call (718) 990-8625.


Jan
24
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Mistake Free Interviewing

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 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. Preregister online or for more information call (718) 990-8625.


Jan
24
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Microsoft Powerpoint

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 6 openings

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Register online or by calling 718-661-1205. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required, it is recommended to bring your own USB Flash Drive.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
24
1:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Housing Counseling

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Come speak to a representative from Margert Community Corporation to receive more information on how to obtain, sustain, and improve your housing. Information can be provided on the following services: homeownership assessment, homeownership preparation, housing search assistance, fair housing, and much more.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
24
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Rochdale Village
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. Preregister by calling (718) 990-8625.


Jan
24
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after as interview. For further information, please call 718-990-8625.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
24
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Rochdale Village
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
10:00AM

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11:00AM

Mock Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after as interview. For further information, please call 718-990-8625.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
25
10:00AM

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12:00PM

LinkedIn

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

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
25
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Cover Letter Workshop

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 7 openings

In this workshop you will learn what cover letters are and why they’re necessary; the do’s and don’ts of cover letter writing; how to write different types of cover letters; and how to properly type, format, and send your cover letter to potential employers.


Jan
25
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Photoshop: Gradients

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

Learn to use a gradient effect in Adobe Photoshop CC. Prior knowledge of Photoshop is recommended. For more information or to register, call 718-990-8625.


Jan
25
12:00PM

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2:00PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Job Readiness

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with JobMap and revising your resume or cover letter? Drop in for one-on-one assistance and learn how to preregister for our computer classes. For further information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-634-1110.


Jan
25
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Advanced Internet

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

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Jan
25
12:30PM

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2:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 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
25
1:00PM

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2:30PM

CSS For Beginners

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Learn the basics of coding with CSS in this two part series! "HTML for Beginners" is the recommended prerequisite for this workshop series. To register, call 718-990-8625.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
25
2:30PM

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4:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
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
4:30PM

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6:30PM

Digital Career Path

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Are you 15-18 years old and interested in starting a career in digital technology? Get job-related skills and build a digital portfolio, while exploring digital production including: Adobe Photoshop, Video Editing, Digital Entrepreneurship… and more! Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all sessions. To register, please call 718-990-8625. The Digital Career Path program is presented in partnership with The LAMP.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
25
5:00PM

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7:00PM

Choosing Entrepreneurship

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 28 openings

The Job and Business Academy brings Entrepreneurship Workshops to Sunnyside Library!

Choosing Entrepreneurship Thursday 1/25 5pm- 7pm
Are you interested in starting your own business? Learn about the characteristics of an entrepreneur, how to create an elevator pitch for your new business, how to identify your own entrepreneurial qualities and more. Come prepare to take the next steps to develop your vision.


Jan
26
10:00AM

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12:00PM

ESOL Technology Class

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

The ESOL Technology Program will prepare English language learners to use various computer software programs in order to improve their computer and English skills. Students will use Microsoft Office to draft electronic documents and spreadsheets with transferrable skills related to the job search process. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
27
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Beginners Excel

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 8 openings

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. Call (718) 990-8625 to preregister.


Jan
27
1:00PM

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4:00PM

Design and Bind a Booklet or Journal with InDesign

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

Learn how to design and print a booklet, chapbook, zine, or journal with Adobe InDesign CC. Then bind your creation with a bookbinding stitch. To register, call 718-990-8625.


Jan
27
1:30PM

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3:30PM

Intermediate Excel

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 11 openings

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include; a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of excel are required.


Jan
29
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Jump Start Your Job Search: Motivation Monday

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

Looking for a job is one of the most stressful activities we do. It's easier if we don't do it alone. Join fellow job seekers for tea, cookies, stress relief techniques, and networking. Preregistration required. For more information, call 718-990-8625.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
29
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to the Internet

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

After this workshop, you will have the skills needed to begin to navigate the Internet. Topics covered include terminology, how to search and use a web browser, the basic structure of a website and Internet safety. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop.


Jan
29
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Intro to Email

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

Learn how to create and use an email account for keeping in touch with family, finding a job, or maintaining your business! 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
29
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Word: Using Shortcuts

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 27 openings

Take your word processing skills up a notch with keyboard shortcuts in Microsoft Word.


Jan
29
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after an interview.


Jan
29
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Writing Resumes

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

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 using MS Word to make your resume stand out above the rest.


Jan
29
4:30PM

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6:00PM

InDesign: Setting Up Paragraph Styles

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 18 openings

Learn how to set up and use Paragraph Styles in Adobe InDesign CC. To register, call 718-990-8625.


Jan
29
5:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Financial Literacy & Mobile Banking

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

Listos Clic Avance is a micro learning video series. This 4 part workshop series will be incorporated into a 6 week Financial Literacy program where customers will learn to download and navigate finance and banking apps. They will also learn how to deposit checks from their phone, pay bills online and create budgets. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 347-272-4875 and to register visit queenslibrary.org.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
30
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after as interview.


Jan
30
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Writing Resumes

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

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 using MS Word to make your resume stand out above the rest.


Jan
30
7:00PM

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8:30PM

Traditional Marketing for Small Business

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 48 openings

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.


Jan
31
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Cover Letter

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make it the best possible by learning how to get started, what to include and not include, tips for making it stronger. Preregister online or for further information, please call (718) 990-8625


Jan
31
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume.


Jan
31
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

NY Rising: Resume Building

Location: Far Rockaway
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. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org.


Feb
1
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Instagram

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

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
1
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mock Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after an interview. For further information, please call (718) 990-8625.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
1
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Job Readiness

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with JobMap and revising your resume or cover letter? Drop in for one-on-one assistance and learn how to preregister for our computer classes. For further information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-634-1110.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
1
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

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

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Feb
2
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Networking

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

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 .


Feb
2
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

ESOL Technology Class

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

The ESOL Technology Program will prepare English language learners to use various computer software programs in order to improve their computer and English skills. Students will use Microsoft Office to draft electronic documents and spreadsheets with transferrable skills related to the job search process. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
3
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. To preregister, call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Feb
3
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Introduction to Computers

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

After this workshop, you will be able to navigate a computer and begin to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touch pad, basic keyboarding skills, and how to navigate computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. Call 718-990-8625


Feb
3
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Introduction to Microsoft Word

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

Make your documents stand out with Microsoft Word. In this beginners 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. Register online or by calling (718)661-1205. Basic computer skills required, it is recommended to bring your own USB Flash Drive.


Feb
3
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Introduction to the Internet

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

After this workshop, you will have the skills needed to begin to navigate the Internet. Topics covered include terminology, how to search and use a web browser, the basic structure of a website and Internet safety. Call 718-990-8625. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
3
2:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Arduino Workshop: The World is Yours with Hip Hop Hacks

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 23 openings

Calling all makers, remixers, hackers, and tinkerers! Complete projects to measure the world around us with sensors powered by Arduino.

To register, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
5
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Identify 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. Preregister by calling (718) 661-1205.


Feb
5
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Word: Advanced Flyers

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 28 openings

Learn how to make advanced flyers in Microsoft Word. To register please call 718-990-8625.


Feb
5
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Rochdale Village
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
5
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

JobMap Orientation

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Jobmap is a Queens Library online tool that provides customized recommendations for job-search help and computer training. Use it to preregister for job-search workshops and computer-training classes, store your resume and cover letters online, and get your resume reviewed online. Call 718-634-1110 for more information.


Feb
5
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Young Bosses of Queens

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Queens Library’s Job & Business Academy “Young Bosses of Queens 2.0” will provide youth ages 16-21 years of age the opportunity to not only learn how to start their very own small business, but also equip them with the tools necessary to execute and start planning for their future.
The program will consist of several hands on interactive workshops over several weeks. In the end, youth will present their business ideas.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
5
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Introduction to Photoshop

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 27 openings

Learn the basic navigation of Photoshop CC. Participants should have basic computer skills, but no previous Photoshop experience is required. For more information or to register, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
5
5:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Ready, Click, Bank/ Financial Literacy & Mobile Banking

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

Ready, set, bank is a micro learning video series. Customers will learn to download and navigate finance and banking apps. They will also learn how to deposit checks from their phone, pay bills online and create budgets. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 347-272-4875 and to register visit queenslibrary.org.

Program held at:
Queen's Library Swing Space
1003 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, NY 11691

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

Additional Dates


Feb
5
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier; complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Feb
6
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Microsoft Excel

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

Join these classes to learn how to use Excel to your advantage. Topics include inserting charts and graphs, using formulas and more! Topics vary from class to class. Register online or by calling (718)661-1205. Basic computer skills and knowledge of excel are required, it is recommended to bring your own USB Flash Drive.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
6
1:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Housing Counseling

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Come speak to a representative from Margert Community Corporation to receive more information on how to obtain, sustain, and improve your housing. Information can be provided on the following services: homeownership assessment, homeownership preparation, housing search assistance, fair housing, and much more.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
6
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Long Island City
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
7
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Microsoft Word

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

Build upon your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word in these workshops. Learn how to format your Word document; Insert tables and charts; format bibliographies; and insert headers and footers. Register online or by calling (718)661-1205. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word required, it is recommended to bring your own USB Flash Drive.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
7
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Resume Workshop

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

Make your resume the best it can be. Topics include how to get started, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger. Call (718)661-1205 for more information.


Feb
7
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Rochdale Village
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. Preregister by calling (718) 990-8625.


Feb
7
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Rochdale Village
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.


Feb
8
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Introduction to Illustrator CC

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

Learn the basic navigation of Illustrator CC. Participants should have basic computer skills, but no previous Illustrator experience is required. For more information or to register, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
8
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier; complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Feb
8
12:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Long Island City
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.


Feb
8
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Resume Workshop

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 27 openings

Does your resume stand out from the crowd? Make it the best it can be! This workshop will cover how to get started, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger. To register please call 718-990-8625.


Feb
8
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Intro to Computer

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

Learn how to use the computer mouse, touchpad and keyboard! This class will help you navigate Microsoft Windows. Register online or by calling 718-661-1205. This is an introductory computer class, no prior knowledge or skills required.


Feb
8
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Resume Building

Location: Long Island City
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.


Feb
9
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Online Job Applications

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn: how to prepare information to make online applications easier; common online application sections and how to get noticed and how to avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625.


Feb
10
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Beginners Word

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

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. Call 718-990-8625.


Feb
10
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Sew Your Own Plushy Monster

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

Learn to hand sew a plush toy in this workshop!


Feb
10
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Intermediate Word

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

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
12
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Word: Make Your Own Calendar

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 29 openings

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


Feb
12
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Advanced Internet

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required.


Feb
12
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after an interview.


Feb
12
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Writing Resumes

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

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 using MS Word to make your resume stand out above the rest.


Feb
12
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Photoshop: Filter Basics

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 28 openings

Learn the use of filters in Adobe Photoshop CC. For more information or to register, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
12
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Feb
13
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume.


Feb
13
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after an interview.


Feb
13
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Intermediate Excel

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

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include; a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister!

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

Additional Dates


Feb
13
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Writing Resumes

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

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 using MS Word to make your resume stand out above the rest.


Feb
13
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Setting Up and Funding Your Business

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 50 openings

In this course, students will be guided through the fundamental elements needed to set-up and become aware of the variety of resources available to help fund their business. The course will cover traditional and nontraditional ways of getting the money you'll need to get your business off the ground and be successful. Learn about various loans, crowdfunding, alternative lenders and more. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call (718)990-8625.


Feb
14
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Resume Workshop

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Does your resume stand out from the crowd? Make it the best it can be! This workshop will cover how to get started, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger. To register please call 718-990-8625.


Feb
14
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Cover Letter Workshop

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

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make it the best possible by learning how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making it stronger. Preregister online or for further information, please call (718) 661-1205.


Feb
14
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Cover Letter

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make it the best possible by learning how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making it stronger. Preregister online or for further information, please call (718) 990-8625.


Feb
14
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mock Interviews

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

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after as interview. For further information, please call 718-990-8625.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
14
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume.


Feb
15
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

LinkedIn

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

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.


Feb
15
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Make an Animated .Gif with Adobe CC

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

Learn how to make an Animated .Gif with Adobe Photoshop CC and Adobe Illustrator CC. For more information or to register, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
15
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

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

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. To preregister, call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Feb
15
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Resume Writing with Word

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 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. To register please call 718-990-8625.


Feb
15
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Intro to Internet

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

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.


Feb
16
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Salary Negotiations

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

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! Preregister at 718-990-8625.


Feb
17
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Advanced Excel

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and advance formulas. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Feb
17
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Beginners PowerPoint

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

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. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Basic computer skills are required. Call (718)990-8625 to preregister.


Feb
17
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call (718)990-8625 to preregister.


Feb
20
10:00AM

--to--

2:00PM

OSHA 10 Hour Training Information Session: Construction

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Queens Library is offering classes for 10-hour construction trades. Preregistration is required in order to attend this event. For more information call (718) 990-8625.


Feb
20
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Central Library
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. Preregister by calling (718) 990-8625.


Feb
20
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Rochdale Village
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
20
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Resume Building

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about the 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
20
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

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.

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. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information and registration.


Feb
20
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! Entrepreneurs Open Lab is a time to come in and meet directly with a certified small business consultant. Ask questions, get tips and advice, and solve challenging problems. Meetings are on a first come, first serve basis. For more information, call (718)990-8625.


Feb
21
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Adult

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

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625.


Feb
21
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Microsoft PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Register online or by calling (718)661-1205. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required, it is recommended to bring your own USB Flash Drive.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
21
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mistake Free Interviewing

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 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. Preregister online or for more information call (718)661-1205.


Feb
21
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Rochdale Village
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
22
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Twitter

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

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. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information.


Feb
22
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Intro to Email

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

In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to create and navigate an email account, log on, send and receive messages, and attach documents. Please call 718-661-1205 for more information. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Class code: CC120.


Feb
22
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Intermediate Excel

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

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include; a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Feb
22
12:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

How to Set Up an Online Store

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

Learn about popular e-commerce websites and how to use them to sell your product.


Feb
23
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Bellerose
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Feb
24
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Beginners Excel

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

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. Call (718)990-8625 to preregister.


Feb
24
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Create Seamless Patterns with Adobe Illustrator

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

Turn your designs and illustrations into repeated patterns for wallpapers, backgrounds, prints, or other digital product with Adobe Illustrator CC. To register, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
26
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Personal Branding Online

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

Find out how to monitor your online reputation, use social media while job seeking and create a strong LinkedIn profile. In this workshop, find out how to monitor your online reputation, use social media while job-seeking, and create a strong LinkedIn profile. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or visit the Job Information Center. Basic computer skills are required. Class Code: CC130.


Feb
26
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. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Call (718)990-8625 to preregister.


Feb
26
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Getting More from Your Google Account

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

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. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information and registration.


Feb
26
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Advanced Internet

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

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required.


Feb
26
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after an interview.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

NY Rising: Professional Etiquette

Location: Peninsula
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
26
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Writing Resumes

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

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 using Microsoft Word to make your resume stand out above the rest.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
26
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Photoshop: Layers and Layer Masks

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

Learn the use of layers and layer masks in Adobe Photoshop CC. For more information or to preregister, call 718-990-8625.


Feb
26
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Fresh Meadows
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Feb
26
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Feb
27
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Resume Keywords and Accomplishment Statements

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

Finding a job is a game of words, so wouldn't it be a good idea to discover the words employers want to see in resumes and online applications? This class will show you how to identify your career accomplishments and will teach you how to create keyword career vocabulary using five resources. Please call 718-990-8625 to preregister.


Feb
27
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Typing Lab

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

Practice your typing skills at our Typing Lab! Call (718)990-8625 for more information and preregistration.


Feb
27
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! Entrepreneurs Open Lab is a time to come in and meet directly with a certified small business consultant. Ask questions, get tips and advice, and solve challenging problems. Meetings are on a first come, first serve basis. For more information, call (718)990-8625.


Feb
28
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mistake Free Interviewing

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. Preregister online or for more information call (718)990-8625.


Feb
28
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Cover Letter

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make it the best possible by learning how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making your cover letter stronger.


Feb
28
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Job Search Strategies

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop, you will learn how to navigate general and career-specific websites, find and apply for jobs safely online, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email your resume.


Mar
1
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Advanced Excel

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

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and advance formulas. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Mar
1
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

NY Rising: Job Skills Identification

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

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 634-1110.


Mar
2
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Job Skills Identification

Location: Laurelton
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
2
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Resume Building

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn what resume reviewers look for, how to select the best resume format, how to avoid common resume mistakes, and how to properly type and format your resume in Microsoft Word.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
3
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
5
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Interview Preparation

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
5
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

NY Rising: Interview Preparation

Location: Peninsula
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
5
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Advanced Internet

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

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
6
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

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

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. To preregister, call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
6
1:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

NY Rising: Drop-In Hours - Housing Counseling

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Come speak to a representative from Margert Community Corporation to receive more information on how to obtain, sustain, and improve your housing. Information can be provided on the following services: homeownership assessment, homeownership preparation, housing search assistance, fair housing, and much more.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
8
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Pomonok
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
8
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

NY Rising: Job Search Strategies

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume. Call for more information.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
12
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Professional Etiquette

Location: Laurelton
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
12
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Intermediate Word

Location: Windsor Park
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.


Mar
12
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

NY Rising: Professional Etiquette

Location: Peninsula
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.


Mar
12
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

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

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
13
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Intermediate Excel

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

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
15
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
15
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

NY Rising: Job Skills Identification

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

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market them to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. For further information, please call (718) 634-1110.


Mar
16
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
19
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Intermediate Word

Location: Windsor Park
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.


Mar
19
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier, complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Mar
20
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Advanced Excel

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

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and advance formulas. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
22
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Advanced Internet

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

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Mar
23
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Advanced Internet

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

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
26
1:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

OSHA 30 Job Training Information Session: Construction

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Queens Library is offering classes for 30-hour construction trades. Preregistration is required in order to attend this event. Call (718) 752-3700 or (718) 990-8625 for more information.


Mar
27
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Job Search Strategies for Persons with Disabilities

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

Individuals with disabilities often face both internal and external challenges during a job search. In this workshop, you will learn how to explain your disability to employers and co-workers and identify the most common fears employers have in regards to hiring job seekers with disabilities. American Sign Language interpreters can be provided with 2 weeks notice. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Mar
29
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

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

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Mar
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

NY Rising: Professional Etiquette

Location: Peninsula
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.


Mar
30
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier, complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Apr
2
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Interview Preparation

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview.


Apr
3
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Glen Oaks
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
5
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier, complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Apr
9
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

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

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. To preregister, call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
9
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

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

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. To preregister, call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
10
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier, complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Apr
12
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

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

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills and preregistration are required. Call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Apr
16
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Intermediate Excel

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

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required.


Apr
16
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Intermediate Excel

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

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include; a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
17
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Advanced Internet

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

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
19
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Intermediate Excel

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

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include; a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Apr
20
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

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

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
23
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Advanced Excel

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

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and advance formulas. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
24
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Job Search Strategies for Persons with Disabilities

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

Individuals with disabilities often face both internal and external challenges during a job search. In this workshop, you will learn how to explain your disability to employers and co-workers and identify the most common fears employers have in regards to hiring job seekers with disabilities. American Sign Language interpreters can be provided with 2 weeks notice. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
26
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Advanced Excel

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

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and advance formulas. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.

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

Additional Dates


Apr
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Bellerose
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


Apr
30
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Advanced Excel

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

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, forms, and advance formulas. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 for more information.


May
1
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

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

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
3
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Pomonok
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


May
7
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Queens Village
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
8
10:15AM

--to--

12:15PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
10
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


May
11
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

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

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Basic computer skills are required. To preregister, call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
14
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier, complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


May
14
2:30PM

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3:30PM

JobMap Orientation

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Jobmap is a Queens Library online tool that provides customized recommendations for job-search help and computer training. Use it to preregister for job-search workshops and computer-training classes, store your resume and cover letters online, and get your resume reviewed online.

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

Additional Dates


May
14
6:00PM

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8:00PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

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

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Basic computer skills and knowledge of PowerPoint are required. Call 718-990-8625 to preregister. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
15
10:15AM

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12:15PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier, complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


May
17
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Advanced Internet

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

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the Internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different Internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


May
18
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Intermediate Excel

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

Improve your productivity and boost your basic knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include; a review of the basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
22
10:15AM

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12:15PM

Job Search Strategies for Persons with Disabilities

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

Individuals with disabilities often face both internal and external challenges during a job search. In this workshop, you will learn how to explain your disability to employers and co-workers and identify the most common fears employers have in regards to hiring job seekers with disabilities. American Sign Language interpreters can be provided with 2 weeks notice. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
24
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

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

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


May
25
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Advanced Excel

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

Be an Excel ninja! Topics will include pivot tables, formulas, and advance formulas. Basic computer skills and knowledge of Excel are required. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.


May
31
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Navigating Online Job Applications

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

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn how to: prepare information to make online applications easier, complete common online application sections, and master how to get noticed and avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Rory Lancman.


Jun
1
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Intermediate Microsoft Word

Location: Bellerose
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. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Barry Grodenchik.