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It's #BookTuesday!

Every Tuesday, Queens Library will introduce you to a great book!

Our #BookTuesday pick for September 19 is Haunted: A Detective Michael Bennett Thriller by James Patterson and James O. Born.

Master of suspense James Patterson is back, with the latest entry in his Michael Bennett series, the bestselling ...

Citizenship Assistance at Queens Library

Sunday, September 17 is Citizenship Day and Constitution Day, so what better time to learn about the citizenship process at your nearest participating library?

You can sign up for civic knowledge classes, free legal consultations, and naturalization workshops to aid you in the immigration process.

Stay informed and know ...

Free Job Readiness Training

Queens Library's Job & Business Academy and the Consortium for Worker Education have partnered to provide a free Job Readiness and Computer Training program for the unemployed or underemployed.

This 9-week training program is a comprehensive series of workshops that offers entry to ...

It's a Great Day for Older Adults!

Queens Library's Older Adult Services Program is proud to present our third annual Older Adults Day, which will feature FREE health screenings, live entertainment, and information on healthcare, benefits, and other important topics specifically for adults age 50 and older.

In addition to special seminars and activities, ...

Free English Classes!

Are you a new American who wants to learn English or improve your English language skills?

You can learn English at Queens Library for FREE!

Join a supportive community of students and teaching professionals at our community libraries. Classes are available for Beginners and at Intermediate and Advanced ...

Back-to-School Events!

It’s that time of year again!

You and your kids can get ready for the new school year and ease the transition back to school by checking out one of Queens Library’s fun programs!

Make crafts, watch a movie, or learn about all the resources available at your library. For more information about each event, you ...

Hispanic Heritage Celebrations!

Hispanic Heritage Month 2017 begins September 15, and we’ll be celebrating with programs and events all month long!

Now through November 2, Queens Library will put the spotlight on the richness of Hispanic heritage and culture. Join us for concerts, dance performances, crafts, cooking classes, movies, and much ...

Queens Library Magazine

The new issue of Queens Library Magazine is out now!

Queens Library Magazine combines great library-themed feature stories and two months' worth of information about our free programs, services, and special events, and it's available at your neighborhood library or ...

Free Home Internet Access for Eligible NYC Students!

Do you know a New York City public school student with no home Internet access?

Their family may be eligible to borrow a hotspot from Queens Library and get FREE Internet service at home!

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a free program designed to help NYC ...

The 12th Annual StartUP Business Plan Competition!

Got a great idea for a business?

You can get the tools you need to launch your own business and enter a contest to win $10,000 in seed funding!

Thanks to the generous support of Resorts World Casino New York City, the Queens Economic Development Corporation is holding its ...

Sep
19
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ConnectED Library Internet HotSpots Lending Events

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

This Library program enables the families of eligible students to “check out” Internet service from the Library—absolutely free. The program is open to patrons who are at least 18 years old and have a child in a New York City public school, have no household Internet access at the time of sign-up and have a valid adult library card with no outstanding fines. To check out a HotSpot visit one of the participating community libraries. Limited number of devices. Conditions apply.

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

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Sep
19
4:00PM

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Maker Space

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Makers are tinkerers, artists, & inventors! Each week we explore different creative possibilities. Ages 9-12. No registration required.

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

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Sep
20
10:30AM

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Toddler Story and Play Time

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Play time followed by stories and songs for children ages 18 to 35 months and a parent or caregiver. No registration required but space is limited; pick up a free ticket in the Children's Room before each session.

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Sep
20
4:00PM

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Magic Tree House Book Club

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Enjoy fun games, crafts and other activities based on the time-traveling adventures of Jack and Annie, the heroes of the Magic Tree House book series. Explore, learn, do activities. Ages 6-10. No registration required. You do not have to read the books ahead of time.

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

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Sep
21
4:00PM

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Peace Day Craft: Origami Peace Cranes

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the UN's International Peace Day by making an origami crane that carries a message of peace. Ages 5-12.


Sep
22
10:30AM

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Broadway Babies

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Bring your infant up to age 17 months for short stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and socializing!

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

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Sep
22
4:00PM

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Fun Friday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Games, puzzles & more! Play with old friends, make new friends.

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

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Sep
22
4:00PM

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Film Friday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a family-friendly film in our auditorium.


Sep
25
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Creative Kids

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Stories, music, and artistic activities for children ages 3 & 4 and a parent or caregiver. Seating limited. Please pick up a free ticket in the children's room before each session.

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

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Sep
25
4:00PM

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Play With Me Time

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, and fun activities for children ages 5 and younger and their parent/caregiver, in the Early Learning Area. Preregistration is not required.

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

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Oct
3
4:00PM

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Maker Space: Costumes!

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Makers are creators, artists, tinkerers, and inventors! In this month's series of programs, participants will make masks, capes, crowns, wands, or other costume accessories. Get ready for Halloween! Ages 8-12. No registration required.

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

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Oct
4
4:00PM

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Readers' Theatre

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Let's put on a show! Here's your chance to read aloud and act out favorite children's books on the Broadway (Library) stage. For readers ages 6-12. No registration required.

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

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Oct
27
4:00PM

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Spooky Celebration!

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Start the Halloween fun early! Enjoy scary stories, creepy crafts, and ghostly games! For children ages 5-12. Costumes optional.