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Child psychologist Abigail Gewirtz will discuss how to help your child deal with the worries, stress, and other negative emotions caused by real problems, from the pandemic to active shooter drills to climate change.Talking and listening are essential for nurturing resilient, confident, and compassionate children. In her new book, When the World Feels Like a
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Date: Saturday, September 26, 2020 Time: 2:30 – 3:30 pm. Price: FREE!!! (RSVP at the link provided) *Please note: This is a virtual program held via Zoom. Flushing has long been famous for the Flushing Remonstrance, and its role as a landmark event in religious freedom in the early Americas. But The Flushing Remonstrance is
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Retired NYPD Detective James Coll will discuss the legal framework relating to police use of force and how the Supreme Court has interpreted the Constitution on this critical matter. In addition to his twenty years on the police force, Coll is currently an adjunct professor of American and Constitutional history at Hofstra University and Nassau
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From the vast emigration of Jews out of Eastern Europe to the Holocaust to the creation of Israel, the 20th century transformed Jewish life. From Franz Kafka to Philip Roth, Primo Levi to Yehuda Amichai and Tony Kushner, Kirsch argues that during this transformative period, literature offered Jews a new way to think about what
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Award-winning author and LGBTQ & Civil Rights Advocate Jo Ivester will speak on what it is like to have a transgender son in a world not quite ready for people like him. She is the author of Once a Girl, Always a Boy and The Outskirts of Hope and serves on the boards of Equality
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3:00 pm
Join our career builder workshop on Friday October 23, 2020 12pm PST / 3pm EST that would include: 1. Resume builder – Key tips to optimize your resume – Discuss your resume Objective – Discuss content, language and design best practices 2. Interview Preparation – Review common interview questions and how to answer them. 3.
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Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:43 pm
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Whether you’re a writer and storyteller or a genealogy or history buff, you can help us write women into history! Please join us for a live, virtual write-in event on Saturday, October 24th. Our goal: writing and gathering stories of all the women who have improved our lives, from an ancestor or relative to world
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12:00 pm
The composer of West Side Story, chief conductor of the NY Philharmonic, a friend of the powerful, and the life of every party, Leonard Bernstein was an American celebrity. But to his daughter Jamie, Bernstein was above all the compulsive teacher and father who taught his daughter to love the world in all its beauty
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