Links and Tips for Citizenship

Links and Tips for Citizenship


If It Quacks

Peter P. Ward

The Big Duck is a building shaped like a white duck with a yellow bill. If it were a real duck of this size it would be gigantic. Rated as a building, it is cottage-sized. 

The Big Duck

Video interview tips

Success at a virtual hiring event is about preparing beforehand, being on time, looking your best, and leaving the hiring staff with a great impression. Here are some tips provided by Indeed Career Guide that could be useful to get yourself ready for the virtual interview:


Old Fashioned Westerns on hoopla!

If you’re looking for some old-fashioned good guy/bad guy shootout action, try these movies on hoopla. 

6 Guns 

A young woman and a bounty hunter track down the men who killed her family 

http://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11131283 


Podcast
Brentwood Stories - Quarantine Conversations III

In today’s episode, me and Peter pay a virtual visit to our friends at the Brentwood public library Career and business development center. Our colleagues Vicki, Olivia, and Kaven share their memories and thoughts on how working at the career center has evolved during the COVID-19 quarantine.


Podcast
Brentwood Stories - Quarantine Conversations II

Peter Carmona and Peter Ward catch up with librarians and fellow podcasters Christoher Kretz and Christopher DeCristofaro. They discuss the quarantine, podcasting and even squeeze in some tech talk. 

 


Podcast
Brentwood Stories - Quarantine Conversations I

In this special Brentwood Stories miniseries, my cohost Peter and I check in with members of the Brentwood Library family to document their experiences during quarantine. Today's episode features Ellen Edelstein, President of the Brentwood Historical Society and Celia Vollmer, long time Brentwood Library Employee and Red Cross Volunteer.


Brentwood Public Library: How may we help you?

In the words of Governor Cuomo, “Coronavirus is still active in New York. We have to be smart. Wear a mask and maintain 6 feet distance in public.” It is important to keep washing your hands, for 20 seconds, often, including before and after eating. And don’t touch your face!


Planting For A Fall Harvest

Here at the Brentwood Seed Library, we can hardly believe we’ve reached the middle of summer! We hope you've been enjoying working on your garden and harvesting your own produce!

Garden

Hindi Movies on Hoopla!

Looking for a Hindi movie to enjoy while you're home? Check out some of these great choices on Hoopla!

The Train (1970)