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This Weekend at Queens Library

This weekend, join us at Queens Library for Take Your Child to the Library Day, arts and crafts, a Community Health Forum (in Bengali, Spanish, and English), an introduction to the Internet, a celebration of the Asian-American community in Queens, Lunar New Year events, special musical performances—including the latest installment in ...

Queens Library Presents...Susan Choi and Cecily Wong

Join Susan Choi and Cecily Wong, two successful and acclaimed authors, for a fascinating discussion about their unique experiences, their journey to become successful writers and the challenges that they continue to face as Asian-American writers.

This event will be held at one of Long Island ...

Hip Hop Comedy with Ray DeJon and Friends

Join us on Thursday, February 11, for an evening of comedy with Hip Hop comedian, Ray DeJon and friends at Central Library!

Get Your Free Ticket Here

Born in Brooklyn, Ray DeJon's career as one of New York's prominent hosts and speakers in the entertainment industry spans over 18 years. Ray ...

In the Mood For Love? Here Are Some Great Romantic Reads!

Valentine's Day is coming soon, and we asked our staff members to share their favorite tales of romance!

Do you have a love story to share with us? Email us today with your favorite romantic novels, poems, short stories and more—and we just might add them to this diverse ...

Upcoming Concerts to Mark on Your Calendar!

Our Culture Connection program has several upcoming concerts this February and March! Enjoy performances by singer and songwriter Charles Duke, jazz trumpet virtuoso Shareef Clayton, and more!

Click here for dates and free tickets. 

Our New Music For February!

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 physical and digital collections.

This month features music from David Bowie, Babyface, Hank Williams Jr., Tamar Braxton, Tony Bennett & Bill Charlap, G-Eazy, Young ...

Free Universal Pre-K at Ravenswood!

Registration is now open for Universal Pre-K at Ravenswood UPK in Long Island City!

FREE Queens Library Universal Pre-K offers:

  • outstanding pre-K education from 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • free nutritious lunches and snacks
  • warm, friendly, highly-qualified staff
  • the best learning ...

Get Free Help With Your Taxes!

Do you need help with your ‪tax return‬?

Queens Library, in cooperation with the New York State Tax Department, is offering free tax-preparation assistance at participating libraries from January to April!

If your income was under $62,000 in 2015, you qualify to e-file your taxes at no cost. Volunteers ...

Feb
8
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Snack and Read

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Have your snack while enjoying a reading from TrueFlix or BookFlix!

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

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Feb
10
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Picture Book and Story Hour

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children and their parents or other adult caregivers enjoy a program of music, fingerplays, and dance. Age-appropriate arts and crafts end the hour of fun

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

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Feb
10
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Crafternoon

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Participants will explore their artistic side, using a variety of media, including fabrics.

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

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Feb
12
4:00PM

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5:45PM

Game Day Friday

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children and teens play board games, video games, and computer games.

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

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Mar
2
11:00AM

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11:30AM

Picture Book Time

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children and their parents or caregivers enjoy picture books, music, dancing, and fingerplays.

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

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Mar
2
11:45AM

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12:30PM

Preschool Arts and Crafts

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Preschool-age children participate in age-appropriate arts and crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Crafternoon

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Participants will explore their artistic side, using a variety of media, including fabrics.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
5
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Preschool Craft and Playtime

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Preschool children will be exposed to a variety of toys, games, and age appropriate crafts.

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

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Mar
7
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Hip Hop: Hip Hop Camp

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Hip Hop Camp is an interactive music, dance, and arts program about the five core elements of Hip Hop: MCing, DJing, Breaking, Graffiti, and Knowledge.

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

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Mar
11
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Preschool Craft and Playtime

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Preschool children will be exposed to a variety of age-appropriate toys, games, and crafts.

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

Additional Dates