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This Weekend at Queens Library

It's the last weekend of the summer at Queens Library! We invite you to take an equivalency exam assessment test, attend a literacy workshop with your kids, learn about the college admission process (in Chinese), watch action-packed movies and enjoy some great musical performances, including classical music and Taiwanese campus folk ...

Advance Screening of Horror Movie "In the Dark”

Award-winning filmmaker and screenwriter David Spaltro, whose other credits include “The Cat’s Cradle” (2014), “Things I Don’t Understand” (2012) and “…Around” (2008), will present an advance screening of his new horror movie, “In the Dark,” on Wednesday, September 9 at ...

Peninsula Grand Re-Opening

It will be a fun and informative celebration for the community, local community organizations, Friends of the Library and library staff.

Come and join the grand re-opening celebration from Sept. 8 - 12.

Click here to download the brochure.

Register for Free UPK at Ravenswood

Registration for Fall 2015 is Now Open for Children Born in 2011 at Ravenswood UPK, located at 35-42 21st Street, Long Island City, 11106.

Queens Library Universal Pre-K offers an excellent curriculum based on HighScope and includes many other benefits: nutritious meals and snacks for the kids, engaging activities for ...

Nominate Your Librarian Today!

Librarians touch the lives of the people they serve every day. Has a librarian made a difference in your life? Have they inspired you, helped you achieve a personal or professional goal, been an invaluable community asset?

Now is the chance to tell your story—and pay tribute to everything they do!

The #I Love My ...

Register for the STACKS Afterschool Program

Developed by Queens Library, STACKS is a free after-school program for children ages 6-14.

STACKS was created to enhance your child’s learning experiences through structured and unstructured age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-aged children build their ...

An Alternate Path to the High School Diploma with the National External Diploma Program

  • Earn a traditional high school diploma from Long Beach High School
  • Flexible and confidential
  • Complete program in 6 to 12 months
  • Aligned with the college and career readiness standards
  • Work through online activities and with an advisor to complete your program
  • Work at home, ...

Lincoln Center Programs at Queens Library

Discover the magic of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in your neighborhood! Queens Library has partnered with Lincoln Center to bring FREE events to a library near you.

Lincoln Center Local offers live hour-long programs combining performance with a question-and-answer session in a dynamic, first-hand encounter with ...

Sep
2
11:30AM

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12:15PM

Genealogy

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Get hands-on instruction on how to use the Ancestry database to trace your family roots through United States census, immigration, military and other vital records.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
8
1:00PM

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2:15PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Join our monthly discussion group. This month we are reading "Turn of Mind" by Alice LaPlante.


Sep
8
1:00PM

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2:15PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

This month's selection is "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress" by Dai Sijie.


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Oct
13
1:00PM

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2:15PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

This month's selection is John Steinbeck's American classic, "The Grapes of Wrath."


Oct
14
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Lois Bruno Sings the Girls of the 60s

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Lois Bruno offers a tribute to the girl groups of the 60s, with selections made famous by the Supremes, Shirelles, Ronettes, Vandellas and more, singing songs like "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?" "Soldier Boy," "Chapel of Love," "My Boyfriend's Back" and more.