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Celebrate the Holidays at Queens Library!

Enjoy the holidays at Queens Library, with our special programs and events for kids, adults, teens, and the whole family, including holiday concerts, arts and crafts, holiday movie screenings, and much more!

Plus, you can view our collections of recommended holiday books and movies, available to borrow from your community ...

Donate A Coat at Queens Library!

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

Queens residents can visit 46 community library locations to donate new and gently used winter coats that will be distributed to men, women, and children in need.

Last year, more than 100,000 coats were collected across ...

Queens Library is for Everyone!

The Everyone Campaign is exactly that: for everyone. Queens Library is a safe space for all, no matter where you come from, who you love, or what you believe.

In today’s political and social climate, many people in the communities we serve feel vulnerable and afraid.

As the hub of every community across the ...

Double Your Donation: Give Today!

Nearly 1 million neighbors took advantage of more than 52,000 programs at Queens Library this year alone! Your support means that we can continue to meet our community’s needs in 2018.

A generous donor has provided a matching gift and hopes to inspire you to make a donation to Queens Library.

A gift of $25 means ...

Welcome Programs for Kids and Teens!

Whether you’re returning to your library for the first time in a long time, or it’s just another daily visit to your favorite afterschool hangout, all kids and teens are welcome at Queens Library!

To celebrate our younger customers, our libraries are hosting lots of special events for them this fall, including arts and ...

Immigration Assistance at Queens Library

Queens Library offers several resources for new Americans and prospective citizens.

Join us for citizenship classes and workshops, free legal help and financial counseling from NYCitizenship, and more.

Learn about your rights and the realities of the immigration process, and receive assitance from experienced lawyers and ...

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 ...

Dec
13
10:15AM

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10:45AM

Mother Goose

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Children ages 6-23 months and their parent/caregiver are invited to read simple picture books, sing nursery rhymes and finger plays. Preregistration is required. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
13
11:15AM

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11:45AM

Family Storytime

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Rise and shine and head to the library for 30 minutes of stories and songs for children from 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers. Preregistration is required. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
14
3:30PM

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4:30PM

All Kids & Teens Are Welcome Boys Book Discussion

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 8 openings

Join Mrs. Tina for the Autumn Boys Book Discussion on Thursday afternoons.
October 19: "The River" by Gary Paulsen
November 16: "The Seventh Most Important Thing" by Shelley Pearsall
December 14: "Holes" by Louis Sachar


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Jan
5
4:30PM

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5:45PM

Girls Book Discussion and Activity

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

This month's selection is "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane" by Kate DiCamillo. This program is for girls in grades 3-6. Participation will count toward the Read Down Your Fees program. Preregistration is required.