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Upcoming Programs

Jan
30
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Chit Chat and STARs Performance

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Chat and make friends over the phone. Senior Theater Acting Repertory presents scenes from classic plays. This is a teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Feb
2
10:30AM

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11:45AM

Writing Workshop: Share Your Memories

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Kathy Cohen leads a four-session workshop on writing memoirs. Learn basics, tips and techniques, and share writing assignments, thoughts and ideas. This is a teleconferenced event. Call 718-464-0084 to preregister.


Feb
2
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Skype a Crossword

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We solve the puzzle together using your home computer and Skype. This program is open to all older adults and homebound Mail-a-Book patrons. Preregistration is required by calling 718-464-0084.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Feb
3
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Medications and Interactions

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Learn more about your medications and get tips on how to remember to take them from our guest speaker, Chung-Shien Lee, Assistant Clinical Professor, St. John's University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. First time participants should call 718-464-0084 to preregister and for access numbers.


Feb
4
11:00AM

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12:30PM

What Are You Reading?

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Find out what other people are reading, and tell them what you're reading now. This is a teleconferenced discussion open to all older adults and the homebound. Call Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 to preregister.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
5
8:00PM

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9:00PM

After Hours: History of Valentine's Day

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Karen Quinones of Patriot Tours presents an historical perspective on Valentine's Day. This is an evening teleconferenced discussion group. First-time callers should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Feb
6
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Queens Museum

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Jason Yoon from the Queens Museum will lead a discussion. This is a teleconferenced program. First-time callers should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Feb
10
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Bingo

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We're playing bingo, and you can join in from home. This is a teleconferenced event open to older adults and the homebound. Call 718-464-0084 for bingo cards, chips and access numbers.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
11
11:00AM

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12:30PM

You Be the Judge

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We discuss real court cases and verdicts. This is a teleconferenced program for older adults and the homebound. First-time participants must call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
11
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Discussion Group: For Men Only

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Men are invited to call into our program to talk about health, sports, politics and other topics of interest in this weekly discussion group. This is a teleconferenced event open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants must call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
13
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Old Hollywood

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a discussion about "Old Hollywood," with virtual appearances by Clark Gable, Claude Rains, Cary Grant, Greer Garson, Greta Garbo and many more of your favorite old-time stars. This is a teleconferenced event. First-time participants must call 718-464-0084 for access numbers and to preregister.


Feb
17
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Carnivals around the World

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Learn about the worldwide history and culture of carnivals in this teleconferenced program. First time callers must call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Feb
18
11:00AM

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12:30PM

The Poet in You

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Tap into your natural ability to enjoy and create original poetry in this teleconferenced discussion group. First-time participants, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
19
8:00PM

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9:00PM

After Hours: A Short Story Discussion Group

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bonnie Sue Pokorny moderates this teleconferenced evening short-story discussion group. First-time callers, please contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers and to receive a copy of the story we will be discussing.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
20
10:00AM

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12:00PM

United States Presidents: A Trivia Game

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Kathy Cohen hosts this game about presidents of the United States. This is a teleconferenced program. First time callers, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Feb
24
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Geography Trivia

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a trivia game about United States and world geography with Kathy Cohen. This is a teleconferenced program. First time callers, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Feb
25
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Bonnie's Book Discussion Group

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This month's selection is "Ricochet" by Sandra Brown. This is a teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants must call 718-464-0084 to preregister and obtain access numbers.


Feb
27
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Chit Chat and STARs Performance

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Chat and make friends over the phone. Senior Theater Acting Repertory presents scenes from classic plays. This is a teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.