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New Year, New Job!
Job Searching Workshop
This workshop is designed to assist with navigating through the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE) system to conduct Job Search. Participants will learn how to job search utilizing additional career sites to enhance employability, learn tips on how to complete an online application and learn how to conduct a successful job search. Professionals will help review position descriptions and utilizes ONET online resource center to enhance your resume and application content. In partnership with JobSource, St. Mary’s One Stop Career Center. Registration required.
Lexington Park Tuesday, February 9, 2-4 p.m. Register
Leonardtown Wednesday, March 16, 2-4 p.m. Register
Interview Skills Workshop
This workshop will introduce and answer questions as they relate to interviewing. Discussed will be purpose, preparation, body language, salary, legal and illegal questions, closings and follow-up. Participants will have a clear understanding of how to prepare and conduct themselves during an interview. In partnership with JobSource, St. Mary’s One Stop Career Center. Registration required.
Lexington Park Tuesday, February 28, 2-4 p.m. Register
Leonardtown Monday, March 28, 2-4 p.m. Register
Job Search One on One Help
Drop in and receive one on one help with job searching and accessing online applications. No registration required.
Lexington Park Mondays, 2-4 p.m.
Charlotte Hall Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m.
Leonardtown Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m.
Veterans’ Book Group
A reading and discussion series for veterans led by Vietnam veteran, author, and College of Southern Maryland professor, Wayne Karlin. Service members of all eras are welcome. This group will meet at Lexington Park on the first Friday of each month from 11:30am-1:30pm. Participants should plan to attend all five sessions. Free. Lunch and materials provided. Registration required.
Lexington Park Fridays: February 5, March 4, April 1, May 6, June 3
To register contact Cecelia Thomas at 301-863-8188, x3 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Veterans Book Group program is offered by the Maryland Humanities Council in partnership with the Maine Humanities Council and eleven other state humanities councils across the country. The program has received major support from the National Endowment for the Humanities’ Standing Together initiative, created to promote understanding of the military experience and to support returning veterans.
St. Mary’s Financial Classes
About financial literacy, in partnership with the St. Mary’s County Housing Authority. The class will be taught by professionals from The Assets for Financial Independence Foundation (AFFIF) and PNC. Registration required.
Leonardtown Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. Register
Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass
Travel through a whimsical world, and help Alice become queen. Celebrate Humpty Dumpty’s un-birthday, and play a game of croquet. All ages, no registration required.
Lexington Park Thursday, May 26, 6-7:30 p.m.
To see a complete listing of programs and events, check the calendar.
Please note that library staff may be taking photos of any or all events to use for future library publications. Program participants’ photos may be used without notification or compensation. If you do not feel comfortable having your photo taken, please inform library staff when you arrive to a program.