Programs for Job Hunters at Albany Public Library

“Provides a place for everyone to go. To look for work opportunities,
connect to the community, and learn.”  — APL patron
eNotes | March 10, 2017
This week, we’re talking about how you can:
Spring Workshops for Job Seekers
Looking for a new job? Need to brush up your resume, or practice your interviewing skills? Try one of these new workshops for job seekers.
2:00-4:00 pm | Washington Ave. Branch | 161 Washington Ave.
Thinking of taking a Civil Service exam? Join us for a test-prep tips session. No registration required.
6:00-7:30 pm | Washington Ave.  Branch | 161 Washington Ave.
Tired of your entry-level job, but not sure where to go or how to get there? This workshop can help you figure it out. Please register at 427-4303.
6:00-7:30 pm | Pine Hills Branch| 517 Western Ave.
Learn how to master all three important job-search tools. This program is supported by funds from the NYS Library Adult Literacy Library Services Program. Please register at 482-7911.
Resources for Job Seekers | April 26
6:00-7:15 pm | Howe Branch | 105 Schuyler St.
Take a tour of some free resources that can help your job application materials stand out. Please register at 472-9485.
Tax Prep Help Available
Haven’t done your income taxes yet? We have free tax preparation help available at several branches in March and April. The assistance is available for taxpayers with an annual household income of $54,000. This service is provided by our partners in the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and AARP Tax-Aide programs.
Appointments are required and are made by calling the free United Way hotline at 2-1-1.
Mondays & Wednesdays | Now through April 12
Washington Ave. Branch | 161 Washington Ave.
Saturdays | Now through March 25
Howe Branch | 105 Schuyler St.
Mondays & Fridays | Now through March 31
Arbor Hill/West Hill Branch | 148 Henry Johnson Blvd.
Tuesdays & Thursdays | Now through March 30
Delaware Branch | 331 Delaware Ave.

Get details about income tax services available at the library

Upcoming Activities
There’s always something interesting going on at the library! Here are just a few of our upcoming activities. All programs are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.
MARCH 10 (Fri)
Special Friends of APL Book Review: “America’s War for the Greater Middle East” | 12:30-1:30 pm | Pine Hills Branch | For adults | This is a special Friday Friends event that takes place at the Pine Hills Branch!

+ Calm Coloring | 1:00-2:00 pm | Delaware Branch | For adults
MARCH 11 (Sat)
Local History Room open hours | 1:30-5:00 pm | Washington Ave. Branch | For adults | City Historian Tony Opalka will be available to assist with research questions from 2:00-4:00 pm.

+ Spectrum Storytime | 2:00-4:00 pm | Pine Hills Branch | For children ages 0-8 who are on the spectrum, and their families
MARCH 12 (Sun)
+ Both the Bach and Washington Ave. branches are open | 1:00-5:00 pm
+ Test Taking Tips Workshop | 2:00-4:00 pm | Washington Ave. Branch | For adults
MARCH 13 (Mon)
LEGO Club | 3:30-5:00 pm | North Albany Branch | For ages 6-17

+ Real Talk | 4:00-5:00 pm | Arbor Hill/West Hill Branch | For ages 11-17
+ 2D & 3D Design | 4:00-7:30 pm | Washington Ave. Branch | Albany Made Creative Lab | For adults
MARCH 14 (Tues)
Pie for Pi Day | 12:00-2:00 pm | Bach Branch | For adults

+ Pi Day Pie Tasting for Kids | 4:00-5:00 pm | Howe Branch | For ages 3-17
MARCH 15 (Wed)
Intro to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu | 4:30-5:30 pm | Howe Branch | For ages 6-10

+ Yoga for Beginners | 6:00-7:00 pm | Arbor Hill/West Hill Branch | For adults
MARCH 16 (Thurs)
St. Patrick’s Pots of Gold Garland Craft | 3:30-5:00 pm | North Albany Branch | For ages 6-10

+ St. Patrick’s Day Craft | 4:00-5:00 pm | Delaware Branch | For ages 17 & under
Albany Public Library | 518-427-4300 |
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