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Upcoming Programs

May
27
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Queens Museum-Art History Lecture Series

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

A series of Art History lectures presented by the Queens Museum by teleconference. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for information about the lecture topic, and for access numbers. Topics include the Panorama, The World's Fair and artists Hongtu/Vida and Gropper/Oliver.

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

Additional Dates


May
27
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Outreach to JASA case managers

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Outreach to JASA case managers.


May
27
11:00AM

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1:00PM

At Home With Words: Memoir Writing

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Memoir Writing. Judy Kamilhor leads two sessions on May 6 and 27.


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May
31
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Spring Allergies

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Health Chat with RN Kathy Moran. This is a teleconference. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
1
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.


Jun
1
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Zumba Gold Workout

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Instructor Suzanne Windland leads a Zumba Gold program that uses dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. Preregistration by phone at Cambria Heights

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

Additional Dates


Jun
2
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Books and Beyond: Topical Discussion

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Shyan Bhairo leads this teleconferenced book discussion group. First-time participants should contact
Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
2
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Panorama and the World's Fair

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Presented by Queens Museum educator, Oliver Hummel. This 4 session lecture series will focus on the Panorama and The World's Fair.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
3
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Marion's Art History Class

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Marion Mango discusses great art in this teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
4
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Gentle Yoga

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Leslie Taylor leads this gentle, beginning-level yoga class for older adults. Space is limited, and preregistration is required. Please call the library to preregister. 718-784-3033

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

Additional Dates


Jun
6
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Pedestrian Safety for Seniors

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Eric Miu, Community Coordinator for the New York City Department of Transportation's Office of Safety Education, will offer tips for seniors on how to stay safe while crossing New York City streets and discuss Mayor de Blasio's new traffic safety initiative, Vision Zero. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation.


Jun
6
1:30PM

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3:00PM

Skype a Crossword Puzzle

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We solve the puzzle together using your home computer and Skype. This Mail-a-Book program is open to all older adults and the homebound. 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.

Additional Dates


Jun
6
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Gentle Yoga

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Leslie Taylor leads this gentle, beginning-level yoga class for older adults. Space is limited, and preregistration is required. Please call the library to preregister.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
7
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


Jun
9
1:00PM

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5:00PM

SNAP, SCRIE and Medicare Benefits

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Find out if you qualify for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, formerly known as food stamps, and get help applying. See if you are entitled to rent assistance through the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) program. Get help applying for Medicaid. Call the outreach office of LiveOn, formerly Council of Senior Centers and Services of New York, at
347-815-5930, or email SNAP@liveon-ny.org for other times and locations.


Jun
9
8:00PM

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9:00PM

After Hours: Health Chat

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Enjoy an informative teleconference with RN Kathy Moran. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
14
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Meditation

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

If you want to relax and let go of "mind chatter," meditation might be good for you. Helen Schwizer leads this guided meditation session, in which all you have to do is sit and listen to the spoken imagery. This is a teleconference event. First-time callers should call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
15
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.


Jun
16
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Books and Beyond

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

A teleconferenced discussion group. First-time callers should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers and for the name of the book we will be reading.


Jun
21
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Who Am I - Famous Women in History

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Who am I with Cecile. This is a teleconferenced program. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
23
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 for older adults and the homebound. 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.


Jun
28
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Fruits, Vegetables and Sunshine

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Health Chat with RN Kathy Moran. This is a teleconference. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
29
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Coping With Knee Pain

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Dr. Greg Gao of the United Interventional Pain Management and Physical Therapy Center, joins us for a discussion about how to manage knee pain. This is a teleconferenced program. First-time participants please contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
29
1:00PM

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2:15PM

"King" Solomon Hicks - The Ties Between Blues & Jazz

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

A musical concert with King Solomon Hicks. Solomon intertwines blues and jazz in his own unique style. His performance is a tribute to Wes Montgomery, BB.King, Howling Wolf and a number of other blues artists! An eclectic musician, Solomon also excels at classical, gospel, R&B, funk and classic rock.


Jul
1
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Marion's Art History Class

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Marion Mango discusses great art in this teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants please contact Mail-a-Book at 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


Jul
5
2:00PM

--to--

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


Jul
6
11:00AM

--to--

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 register.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
7
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Books and Beyond: Topical Discussion

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Shyan Bhairo leads this teleconferenced topical discussion group. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 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


Jul
11
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Skype a Crossword Puzzle

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We solve the puzzle together using your home computer and Skype. This Mail-a-Book program is open to all older adults and the homebound. 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.

Additional Dates


Jul
12
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Tribute to Louis Armstrong

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Ricky Riccardi, archivist for the Louis Armstrong House Museum and author of “What a Wonderful World: The Magic of Louis Armstrong's Later Years,” leads this discussion. This is a teleconferenced program. First time callers please contact Mail a Book for access numbers, 718-464-0084.


Jul
12
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Draw Your Story

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Older Adult Services presents, Draw Your Story; Create an Origami Memory Book. Led by professional teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald.


Jul
13
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 at this teleconferenced program for older adults and the homebound. 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


Jul
14
8:00PM

--to--

9:00PM

After Hours Topical Discussion Group

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This is a topical discussion group about popular culture and current events. First-time callers should contact Mail-a-Book at 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


Jul
15
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Chit Chat

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Online discussion group. This is a teleconferenced program. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jul
19
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Aging and Cognitive Decline

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

As part of the Community Health Education Partnership series, Irene Cheng, Psy.D., a clinical psychologist at Flushing Hospital Mental Health Clinic, will lead a discussion about Aging and Cognitive Decline. This is a teleconference event. First time callers should contact Mail a Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jul
20
11:00AM

--to--

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


Jul
21
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Books and Beyond

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

A teleconferenced discussion group. First-time callers should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers and for the name of the book we will be reading.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
26
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Hearing Loss

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This is a teleconferenced series led by audiologist Emily M. Esca. First-time callers please contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jul
28
8:00PM

--to--

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


Jul
29
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, then enjoy scenes from classic plays performed by Senior Theater Acting Repertory. This is a teleconferenced event. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Aug
2
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Food Allergies

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Yong Luo MD PHD leads this discussion about Food Allergies. This is a teleconferenced program for older adults and the homebound. First time callers please register by calling 718-464-0084


Aug
16
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Chit Chat

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Make friends and chat over the phone in this teleconferenced program. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Aug
19
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Medicare

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Eric Hausman is affiliated with the NY Department for the Aging. He is an independent consultant specializing in Medicare Education. Find out the latest information. This is a teleconferenced program. First time callers please contact Mail a Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Hearing Loss

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This is a teleconferenced series led by audiologist Emily M. Esca. First-time callers please contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Aug
30
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Chit Chat

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Make friends and chat over the phone in this teleconferenced program. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Aug
31
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Chit Chat

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Make friends and chat over the phone in this teleconferenced program. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Sep
22
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Still Life, Landscape, Photography: An Art History Adventure

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This 3-session series covers art from Egyptian times through the 19th Century and explores the relationship between still life, landscape, and photography.

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

Additional Dates