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This Weekend at Queens Library

Join Queens Library for a weekend of free musical performances, including traditional African-American piedmont blues, folk music, jazz classics, Turkish melodies as well as a hands on art ...

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Lincoln Center Local! Live Performances

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

Aug
2
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Piedmont Bluz

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Less known than the delta blues of Mississippi, Piedmont blues arose in the southeastern United States and employs more finger-picking and a ragtime-based rhythm. The Piedmont Bluz acoustic duo is dedicated to the preservation of the style and to educating audiences about this unique aspect of African-American culture.


Aug
6
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Social Media for Older Adults

Location: Rochdale Village
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.

This program, on the use of social media such as Facebook and Instagram, will be held at the Rochdale Village Senior Center. Call Dr. Salwa Elmeawad at Rochdale Village Library to preregister.

Rochdale VillageWed, Aug 13, 20141:00PM - 3:00PM
Rochdale VillageWed, Aug 20, 20141:00PM - 3:00PM
Rochdale VillageWed, Aug 27, 20141:00PM - 3:00PM
Rochdale VillageWed, Sep 3, 20141:00PM - 3:00PM
Rochdale VillageWed, Sep 10, 20141:00PM - 3:00PM

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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.