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Introducing WhereInQueens.org

“Where in Queens” helps users connect to social services closest to where they are. It refers users to both public services and those from faith-based and community-based organizations. The site is free to access and use on any internet connected device.

Zendesk originally created the app for use in San Francisco.  ...

Mail A Book for the Homebound

If you can't come to the library, the library will come to you. Books, videos, and music delivered right to your doorstep, free. Choose what you like to read in large print, audio books, in the language you prefer. Find out more. Phone 718-776-6800.

Find the Sheet Music You Need at Queens Library!

Your options for finding classical music scores may be rapidly disappearing, but not at Queens Library!

We have the largest free circulating collection of sheet music in New York City! Over 80,000 music scores spanning a variety of genres, time periods and instruments are available for you at the Central ...

New Books in Spanish

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

 

 

 

Las hijas de España, by Jean Plaidy

 

Alimenta tu figura, by Gill Paul

 

New Music Picks for March

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 Sleater-Kinney, Ricky Martin, Ne-Yo, Imagine Dragons, Diana Krall, Fall Out Boy, Panda Bear, the Decemberists, and ...

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Find books, videos, events, download e-books and music, request library materials, all for free from your mobile device.

Mar
7
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Introduction to Tai Chi with Kevin M. Sullivan

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 6 openings

Instructor Kevin M. Sullivan teaches participants a gentle form of martial arts often referred to as "meditation in motion." Space is limited. Preregistration is required for each session.

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

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Mar
9
3:00PM

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4:45PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

In March, we are celebrating the pre-Hollywood work of Alfred Hitchcock: 3/2 – "The Lady Vanishes" (1938); 3/9 – "The Man Who Knew Too Much" (1934); 3/16 – "Sabotage" (1936); 3/23 – "Young and Innocent" (1937); 3/30 – "Jamaica Inn" (1939)

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

Additional Dates


Mar
10
10:15AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Computers

Location: Sunnyside
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 introductory computer course for adults will show you how to use the mouse and keyboard, navigate the Internet
and create your own email account. It will also provide basics on Microsoft Word, a common word processing program. Preregistration is required.

SunnysideTue, Mar 17, 201510:15AM - 12:00PM

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Mar
10
1:00PM

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6:00PM

Get Free Help with Your Taxes!

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Sign up to get FREE help with electronic filing. If your income is under $60,000 per year then you qualify to receive assistance from New York State Tax Department volunteers. Volunteers will be available to provide FREE guidance to taxpayers who are electronically preparing and filing their own personal income tax returns. Sign up at Queens Library @ Sunnyside. Volunteers will be available that speak English and Spanish.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
12
10:15AM

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11:30AM

Introduction to Computers (in Spanish)

Location: Sunnyside
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 introductory computer course for adults, in Spanish, will show you how to use the mouse and keyboard, navigate the Internet and create your own email account. It will also provide basics on Microsoft Word, a common word processing program. Preregistration is required.


Mar
12
12:00PM

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1:30PM

The Doctors You Need to See Every Year, Even if You're Perfectly Healthy

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Learn about the most common health problems and how to manage them, and which annual health exams are required to prevent many diseases.


Mar
16
6:00PM

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7:45PM

Open Mic Night

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Poets, writers, musicians, comedians, orators and everyone else are invited to share their talents every third Monday of the month at 6:00 PM. Share your talent!


Mar
30
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Four Good Reasons to Give Up Sugar

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 59 openings

Here they are: weight gain; diabetes; heart disease; premature aging. Learn more!


Apr
1
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

This month's selection, "I'll Be Seeing You," by Suzanne Hayes and Loretta Nyhan, is a collaboration by two authors who use the correspondence between women whose husbands are soldiers in World War II to tell a finely-realized story of friendship and the strength and solidarity of women.


Apr
6
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for great classic movies every Monday! 4/6 - "Double Indemnity" (1944); 4/13 - "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" (1954); 4/20 - "The Wrong Man" (1956); 4/27 - "National Velvet" (1944)

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

Additional Dates


Apr
6
5:00PM

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7:30PM

Queens Memory in Sunnyside

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Share your Queens memories and get those family photos digitized for free! The Queens Memory team will scan your photographs, postcards and other memorabilia and save them to a thumb drive you can take home.
Bring your materials and stories and expect to learn something new about your neighborhood!

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

Additional Dates


Apr
8
2:00PM

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4:30PM

Diabetes: A Self-Management Workshop

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

The Resource Center of the New York City Department for the Aging presents a six-part workshop on diabetes self-management. At each 2 1/2 hour weekly session, trained volunteer leaders will show you how to set goals and make a step-by-step plan to improve your health and life. Preregistration is required; preregister online.

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

Additional Dates


May
4
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Elder Law, Estate Planning, Trusts and Asset Protection

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Noted elder-law and estate-planning attorneys will present strategies and consult with you on aspects of elder law, powers of attorney, estate and disability planning, and long-term care. You will learn how to gain income and avoid estate taxes while providing for heirs and charitable interests. You will also gain insights into preserving wealth and increasing lifetime income.


May
30
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Introduction to Chair Yoga with Irene Failenbogen

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

There's no need to bring a mat to this yoga class. Irene Failenbogen will teach you the techniques and exercises that participants can practice while seated in chairs. Space is limited. Preregistration is required. Please wear workout clothing and sneakers.


Jun
9
1:30PM

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5:30PM

SNAP Benefits

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Find out if you qualify for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, formerly known as Food Stamps and get help applying. See if you qualify for SCRIE /Rent Assistance Plan. Walk –INS are welcome. No appointment necessary. Call LiveON – NY (formally Council of Senior Centers and Services of New York) Outreach Office -347-815-5930 or e mail SNAP @liveon-ny.org for other times and locations.