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New Music Picks 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 collection.

This month features music from J. Cole, Mikky Ekko, Hozier, Lupe Fiasco, Meghan Trainor, Nicki Minaj, Billy Talent, Bettye Lavette, Jazmine Sullivan, and ...

This Weekend at Queens Library

Queens Library has some great programs lined up for you this weekend! Attend a Women's History Month manga marathon; see if you're ready for the High School Equivalency exam; celebrate the Year of the Sheep with Chinese and Korean music, arts, and food; get free help with your taxes; and enjoy musical performances by Quintet and ...

New Books in Chinese

Looking for books to read in Chinese? Check out these new arrivals!

想讀到最新的中文書嗎?請看以下新書介紹!

 

 

 

永不拓宽的街道 / Yong bu ta kuan de jie dao, by Chen Danyan, 陈丹燕

 

雲來雲去 / Yun lai yun qu, by Lin Qingxia, 林靑霞

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

 

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Mar
4
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Genealogy

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Use the Ancestry database at the library to find birth, marriage, death, immigration, school and church records about your ancestors.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
4
1:30PM

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4:30PM

Tax Preparation Assistance

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

IRS-trained counselors will help you complete your 2014 personal income tax return. Bring a copy of your 2013 income tax return(s); all W-2, 1099 and other forms and documents for 2014; unemployment compensation statements; SSA-1099 if you received Social Security benefits; a photo ID for every person listed on the return; and Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
9
11:30AM

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4:30PM

Safe Driving for Older Adults

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

AARP offers this 6-hour driving safety course. Preregistration is required by calling 888-227-7669.

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

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Mar
10
1:00PM

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2:15PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Join our monthly discussion! This month's selection is Jane Austen's classic, "Emma."


Mar
19
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Cabaret Italian Style with Castorina and Rose

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Take a tour of Italy in song with memorable selections like "O sole mio," " That's Amore," " Volare" and more.


Apr
14
1:00PM

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2:15PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

This month's selection is "The Garden of Letters" by Alyson Richman.


Apr
24
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Elder Law, Estate Planning, Trusts and Asset Protection

Location: Whitestone
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.