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This Weekend At Queens Library

Enjoy this weekend at Queens Library with a free Lincoln Center Local Live event, tips on immigration law, science, crafts, and ancient Chinese music.

 

 


Go Inside the Whimsy Works!

Grey Johnson, son of Disney legend Jimmy Johnson, tell tells us what is was like growing up alongside the Disney empire.

"THE SOLAR POWERED LIBRARY" -- ALL SUMMER IN GANTRY PARK

 Queens Library and the Friends of Hunters Point Library are pleased to announce a special series of library services coming to the Gantries all summer long. All activities are ...

Join the Summer Reading Fun!

Queens Library invites children from all over Queens to take part in "Fizz, Boom, READ!" -- our 2014 Summer Reading ...

Borrow a Google Nexus Tablet!

Queens Library now has 5,000 Google tablets available for loan from eight locations:

Central Library (Jamaica),

Lincoln Center Local! Live Performances

Enjoy world-class music and dance, free at your local Queens Library. See the full schedule

Jul
15
5:30PM

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6:45PM

Book Discussion and Activity for Girls

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Mrs. Tina and volunteers will lead a discussion on Kate DiCamillo's "Because of Winn-Dixie" for girls ages 7-10. After the discussion, the girls will each create a poster based on the book. Preregistration is required. Space is limited.


Jul
16
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Fizz, Boom, Read!

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

Listen to stories, explore new ideas in science and have fun at this program for children entering grades 1-5. 7/2: Birds and trees; 7/16: Sound; 7/23: Math;
7/30: Eyes; 8/6: Architecture; 8/13: Robotics; 8/20: Weather.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
17
11:15AM

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11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

Join Mrs. Tina for stories, nursery rhymes and fingerplays for children ages 9-23 months. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


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Jul
18
5:30PM

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6:45PM

Chess Club

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

Join our team of volunteers on Friday afternoons. Chess Club is open to children and teens of all levels, ages 8-18. Pre-registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
21
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Toddler Time and Craft

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

Children ages 2-5 listen to science-related stories and do a simple craft with a parent or other adult caregiver. 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


Aug
27
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Sing Me a Story, Read Me a Song with Emily Ellison

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children age 6 and up dance, play musical instruments and sing songs in different languages with educator and artist Emily Ellison in this "Fizz, Boom, Read" Summer Reading program finale.


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What does a Friends Group do?

Friends of Library - Chapter. Contact Community Library Manager at or Office of Government and Community Affairs (GCA) at (718) 990-0817 if you are interested in joining.