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35-51 81 Street

Jackson Heights, NY 11372

(718) 899-2500   Wheelchair Accessible

Mon9:00 AM-8:00 PM
Tue2:00 PM-7:00 PM
Wed11:00 AM-7:00 PM
Thu11:00 AM-7:00 PM
Fri11:00 AM-7:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM-5:30 PM
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Mother Goose Time

Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays for newborns up to age 23 months accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Apr 23 @ 12:00 PM, Apr 30 @ 12:00 PM, May 7 @ 12:00 PM, May 14 @ 12:00 PM, May 21 @ 12:00 PM

Toddler Time

Children ages 2-4 years and their parent or other caregiver enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and movement.

Apr 23 @ 12:30 PM, Apr 30 @ 12:30 PM, May 7 @ 12:30 PM, May 14 @ 12:30 PM, May 21 @ 12:30 PM

Teen Fun Hour: Craft Time

All teens in 7th grade and up are invited to make a special spring inspired craft.

Apr 25 @ 4:00 PM

Pathway to U.S Citizenship: Becoming a U.S. Citizen and Building Your Civic Knowledge

Sessions are in English and include a workshop and basic civics education. 4/5: Are you ready to be a U.S. citizen?/Introduction to American history; 4/12: Required documents and more/Introduction to American government and politics; 4/19: Common barriers to naturalization/American culture and geography; 4/26: Naturalization interview and beyond/Review of 100 questions.

Apr 26 @ 3:00 PM

Sustainable Design

In this 4-week workshop, children ages 8-12 will be architects and engineers in training, exploring the concepts of sustainability and green design, and investigating energy alternatives in the forms of ...

Apr 26 @ 3:00 PM, May 10 @ 3:00 PM, May 24 @ 3:00 PM

Buying a Home: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

This workshop, presented by the Chhaya Community Development Corporation, covers everything first-time home buyers need to know about home ownership.

Apr 29 @ 5:00 PM

Yellow Sneaker Puppets presents, "What's for Lunch Today?"

This dynamic, interactive puppet show uses puppets, live actors and original music to consider healthy everyday eating choices. Sing along with the Healthy Snack Band and decide which healthy foods will provide the most energy! For children ages 4-8.

May 2 @ 4:00 PM

Creative Movement and Play with PlayHooray!

This interactive program for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers features a variety of music, rhythm and coordination activities along with social-skills development. Space is limited and available first come, first served.

May 9 @ 11:15 AM, May 16 @ 11:15 AM, May 23 @ 11:15 AM, May 30 @ 11:15 AM, Jun 6 @ 11:15 AM

Hands-on Energy Workshops for Teens with Solar One

Teens will learn about and experiment with different forms of energy.

May 9 @ 4:00 PM, May 16 @ 4:00 PM, May 23 @ 4:00 PM

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (in Spanish)

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) schema provides temporary deportation protection and work permits to those who qualify. Learn more about the program and whether you qualify.

May 10 @ 3:00 PM


Train Seven to 82nd Street

Grand Central Parkway to Northern Blvd. West. Turn left onto 82nd St. Turn right onto 37th Ave. Turn right onto 81st St.

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