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Queens Library Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

We hope you will join us for our events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Admission to all programs is free.

 

 

 

 

Urban Stages Presents "The Gates of Equality"
This dramatic presentation tells about the life of Dr. King through his ...

Oscars 2015: Books on Screen

The nominees for the 87th annual Academy Awards have been announced. There are always disagreements about the nominations, but one thing we can all agree on is that Hollywood gets some of its best ideas from the world of books!

Which memoirs, plays, and stories influenced this year’s nominees — and how many have you ...

New Music for January

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 Taylor Swift, One Direction, Florida Georgia Line, Coldplay, Meshell Ndegeocello, Barbra Streisand, and ...

IDNYC

idNYC is the new identification card for all New Yorkers. It is a widely accepted photo ID that also doubles as a library card. idNYC also comes with free admissions to more than 30 of our City's cultural institutions.

You may apply at the Central Library, 89-11 Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica, at the Flushing Library at ...

An Interview with Author & Historian Jelani Cobb

UPDATE: Our author event with Jelani Cobb will take place on Friday, February 13 at 5:00 p.m. at the Central Library.

 

Professor Cobb is no stranger to the Queens Library community; born and raised in Queens, he’s joined us in the past for author events and he ...

New Arrivals in Chinese

Looking for books to read in Chinese? Check out these new arrivals!

想讀到最新的中文書嗎?請看以下新書介紹!

 

 

 

超從容時間管理術 / Chao cong rong shi jian guan li shu, by Wu Danru, 吳淡如.

 

无终仙境 (典藏版) / Wu zhong xian jing (dian cang ban), by Tianxiabachang, ...

New Arrivals in Spanish

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sabores Yucatecos: Un recorrido culinario a Yucatán
by Gilberto Cetina

Este libro sobre la cocina yucateca ...

Jan
29
12:00PM

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12:30PM

Sign, Read and Learn

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Sing, hear stories and use props, scarves, parachutes and bubbles, all while learning over 100 ASL vocabulary words and bonding with your child age 4 and under! This 8-week interactive course for preschoolers and their parents is presented by Nuts for Signs. Preregistration is required by calling the library.

Douglaston/Little NeckThu, Feb 5, 201512:00PM - 12:30PM
Douglaston/Little NeckThu, Feb 12, 201512:00PM - 12:30PM
Douglaston/Little NeckThu, Feb 26, 201512:00PM - 12:30PM
Douglaston/Little NeckThu, Mar 5, 201512:00PM - 12:30PM
Douglaston/Little NeckThu, Mar 12, 201512:00PM - 12:30PM
Douglaston/Little NeckThu, Mar 19, 201512:00PM - 12:30PM
Douglaston/Little NeckThu, Mar 26, 201512:00PM - 12:30PM

Jan
29
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Book Discussion and Activity for Boys

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Mrs. Tina will lead a discussion of "The Great Brain" by John D. Fitzgerald. Participants must have read the book before the day of the discussion. Participation in this program will count toward the "reading down your fines" program. To preregister, please call the library. Space is limited.


Jan
30
10:15AM

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10:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 6 openings

Children ages 9-23 months join Mrs. Tina for nursery rhymes, songs, stories, fingerplays and more. Preregistration required. Space is limited.

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

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Feb
11
10:45AM

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11:15AM

STEAM Toddler Time

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

Children ages 2 to 3½, accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver, listen to stories, sing songs and learn about science, technology, engineering, architecture and mathematics (STEAM), too!

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

Additional Dates