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Computer Science Education Week

It's Computer Science Education Week at Central Library! Learn the basics of computer science and coding from December 5 to 9!

Pick up skills in JavaScript and try out tech gadgets, plus learn about career pathways in the tech industry. 

Preregistration is required for most of these events; ...

Lincoln Center Local Presents The Nutcracker!

Lincoln Center has partnered with Queens Library to bring a free holiday treat for the whole family to a library near you!

In this special screening of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker ®, Tchaikovsky’s beloved melodies transport the young and young at heart to a magical world where mischievous mice besiege a ...

Upcoming NYCitizenship Information Sessions

Queens Library has partnered with the NYC Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs to bring you NYCitizenship, a program to assist New Yorkers along the path to citizenship.

Attend our upcoming information sessions with the NYCitizenship attorney to find out how to apply for citizenship easily, the benefits of ...

Video Visitation at Queens Library

Video visitation is a free program offered at libraries across the city that connects a live video feed between participating library locations and NYC Department of Corrections facilities, allowing incarcerated New Yorkers to talk, read, and share stories together with their loved ...

Your Donation Will Be Matched Dollar for Dollar*

For every $25 you donate, a new book will be added to the collection containing a bookplate with your name (or the name of someone you wish to recognize). $50 will buy two books, and so on.

*Thanks to a generous matching gift from Bloomberg Philanthropies, every Buy-a-Book donation you designate to a library will ...

Donate A Coat at Queens Library!

This holiday season, Queens Library is participating in the New York Cares Coat Drive!

Queens residents can visit 43 community library locations to donate new and gently used winter coats that will be distributed to men, women, and children in need.

Each year, more than 100,000 coats are collected across ...

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 Program is a free program designed to help NYC ...

Our New JBA Brochures

Every month, Queens Library’s Job & Business Academy (JBA) provides our customers with the technology training, small business help, and job-search assistance they need to succeed—all for free.

Now, it’s easier than ever to find out which classes are being offered. Just check the listings in our monthly ...

Adult Learner Program: Pre-Register Now!

Queens Library's Adult Learner Program provides lifelong learning opportunities to address the needs of the diverse and changing populations of Queens through FREE quality educational programs.

The following programs are offered at our seven Adult Learning Centers (located at Central Library, ...

Teen Podcast Workshop

Teens—have you ever wanted to create your own radio podcast?

Kids ages 12-19 can still join our FREE workshops at Queens Library for Teens in Far Rockaway and Central Library’s Teen Center!

Polish your presenting skills, learn how to record and edit audio, and ...

Dec
9
10:30AM

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11:15AM

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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Dec
9
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Fun Friday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Games, puzzles, crafts - a different fun activity each week! For children ages 5-12. No registration required.

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

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Dec
12
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Creative Kids

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Story, music and creative activity for tots ages 3 & 4 with caregiver/parent.

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Dec
13
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Gift (W)Rap Workshop

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Our Maker Space is devoted to making gifts, cards, and wrappin' 'em up! Cut, paste, sew, draw, crochet -- get inspired by our materials and make a unique gift! (ages 9-12)

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

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Dec
27
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Maker Space: New Year's Glitz

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Makers are creators, artists, tinkerers, and inventors. Use paper, fabric, and unusual pieces to create something glitzy to ring-in the new year! (ages 9-12)


Dec
30
4:00PM

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5:00PM

New Year's Eve Eve Party!

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

It's the Eve before New Year's Eve and we're celebrating with games, activities, snacks and prizes. Wear your best and we'll ring in a good time! (ages 5-12)


Jan
5
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Game Design with Google CS First

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

REGISTER IN PERSON. Design mazes, platform games, quests and more. Use Scratch coding to create characters, backgrounds, and rules. Use storytelling and music to enhance the experience. Imagine what you can create! For ages 9-12.

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

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