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Introducing WhereInQueens.org

“Where in Queens” helps users connect to social services closest to where they are. It refers users to both public services and those from faith-based and community-based organizations. The site is free to access and use on any internet connected device.

Zendesk originally created the app for use in San Francisco.  ...

Mail A Book for the Homebound

If you can't come to the library, the library will come to you. Books, videos, and music delivered right to your doorstep, free. Choose what you like to read in large print, audio books, in the language you prefer. Find out more. Phone 718-776-6800.

New Books in Spanish

Buscando libros para leer en español? Échale un vistazo a estos nuevos libros en español:

 

 

 

Las hijas de España, by Jean Plaidy

 

Alimenta tu figura, by Gill Paul

 

New Music Picks for March

Looking for new music? Look no further than your local Queens Library!

Every month, our expert staff will bring you the best of what's new in our collection.

This month features music from Sleater-Kinney, Ricky Martin, Ne-Yo, Imagine Dragons, Diana Krall, Fall Out Boy, Panda Bear, the Decemberists, and ...

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Mar
3
1:00PM

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6:00PM

SNAP and SCRIE Benefits

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Find out whether you qualify for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, formerly known as food stamps, and the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) Program, and get help applying. No appointment is necessary. For more information and a list of other locations and times, call the outreach office of LiveOn NY (formally Council of Senior Centers and Services of New York City, Inc.) at 347-815-5930 or email SNAP@liveon-ny.org.

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

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Mar
4
10:30AM

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1:30PM

Citizenship Classes

Location: Broadway
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Call 718-278-4303 to preregister, or preregister at the library starting on Wednesday, January 7 at 10:30 a.m.

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

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Mar
6
4:30PM

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6:15PM

Support Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Are you an employed person recovering from a mental illness or working your way through mental health issues? Would you like to learn from and share experiences with other professionals like yourself? This four-week, job-related support group will touch on topics such as stress at work, job retention, and career advancement.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Mar
9
10:00AM

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11:00AM

Stretch Class for Pain Sufferers

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Participants will learn how to use yoga to relieve the pain of arthritis and muscle tightness. Participants should bring a yoga mat, towel and bottle of water. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first served basis.

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

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Mar
16
6:00PM

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7:00PM

History and Headlines: A Book Discussion Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Our non-fiction book group meets on or about the third Monday of every month. For more information, call 718-721-2462.


Mar
19
11:30AM

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1:00PM

Ten Ways You're Ruining Your Eyes

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Sure, mom used to scold you about sitting too close to the TV, but that's not the only thing that could be hurting your eyes. As cheesy as it sounds, eyes are not only your windows to the world but the windows into your body. Let our ophthalmologist show you how to take care of them and preserve your vision.


Apr
1
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Writing Workshop: Share your Memories

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Kathy Cohen leads a two session writing workshop. Learn basics, tips and techniques of memoir writing. Share writing assignments, thoughts and ideas.

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

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Apr
2
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Caregiver Support Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

This three-session support group will be led by representatives of Senior Helpers.

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

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Apr
6
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Chair Yoga with Irene Failenbogen

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

There's no need to bring a mat to this yoga class. Irene Failenbogen will teach you the techniques and exercises that participants can practice while seated in chairs. Space is limited. Preregistration is required. Please wear workout clothing and sneakers.


Apr
20
6:00PM

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7:00PM

History and Headlines: A Nonfiction Book Discussion Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

In April we will discuss "The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals" by Michael Pollan. To learn more about our food choices, Pollan enters the worlds of processed food, organic food, foraged food and cooked food to critique the American way of eating.


Apr
24
2:00PM

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3:15PM

Fire Safety for Seniors

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Adults of all ages will gain important skills from lifesaving demonstrations on fire safety.