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It's #BookTuesday!

Every Tuesday, Queens Library will introduce you to a great book!

Our #BookTuesday pick for November 21 is Artemis by Andy Weir.

The bestselling author of “The Martian” returns with a new near-future thriller—a heist story set in Artemis, the first and only city on the ...

It's National Novel Writing Month!

It's that time of year again!

Every November, thousands of writers of all experience levels dedicate themselves to writing a 50,000 word manuscript between November 1 and November 30.

If you've decided to sign up for National Novel Writing Month—or NaNoWriMo, as its fans like to affectionately call ...

A Season of Thanks at Queens Library

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. But this year, it’s not just about turkey and pumpkin pie!

Queens Library is hosting wonderful seasonal events, including Thanksgiving storytime, music, movies, arts and crafts, and even a recipe swap!

So bring your family and friends, and give thanks at your local ...

Teen Podcast Naming Contest!

Do you love podcasts? Are you creative with words? Put your skills to the test by entering the Teen Podcast Naming Contest. The winner will receive a pair of Beats Studio 2.0 Wired Over-Ear Headphones!

We want the new name to relate to the podcast’s themes of hip-hop and urban culture. Make it funny, make it playful, make ...

Queens Library Magazine

The new issue of Queens Library Magazine is out now!

Queens Library Magazine combines great library-themed feature stories and two months' worth of information about our free programs, services, and special events, and it's available at your neighborhood library or ...

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month!

November is National Native American Heritage Month! Join us at Queens Library as we pay tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans.

Our special events include author talks, film screenings, historical lectures, arts and crafts for kids, and much more.

Help us honor the history and customs of First ...

Welcome Programs for Kids and Teens!

Whether you’re returning to your library for the first time in a long time, or it’s just another daily visit to your favorite afterschool hangout, all kids and teens are welcome at Queens Library!

To celebrate our younger customers, our libraries are hosting lots of special events for them this fall, including arts and ...

Immigration Assistance at Queens Library

Queens Library offers several resources for new Americans and prospective citizens.

Join us for citizenship classes and workshops, free legal help and financial counseling from NYCitizenship, and more.

Learn about your rights and the realities of the immigration process, and receive assitance from experienced lawyers and ...

Video Visitation at Queens Library

Video visitation is a free program offered at libraries across the city that connects a live video feed between participating library locations and NYC Department of Corrections facilities, allowing incarcerated New Yorkers to talk, read, and share stories together with their loved ...

Shakespeare in Queens: The Final Season

The play’s the thing at Queens Library! We're partnering with the award-winning TITAN Theatre Company to bring dramatic staged readings of Shakespeare’s plays to libraries across Queens.

As TITAN finishes three years of performing each of the 37 plays that Shakespeare wrote, they have saved some of the best for ...

Nov
22
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Toddler Learning Center

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

A five-week series of play and learning for children ages 1 1/2 to 3. Speakers in areas of child development will be available. Crafts and fun for all. Parents must register with Miss Susan.

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Nov
22
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Thanksgiving Story and Craft

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Listen to "Fat Chance Thanksgiving", Miss Susan's favorite story. Afterwards, make a turkey with a real feather. All welcome, please join us.


Nov
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Tall Ships & Pirate Tales with Sciencetellers

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Ahoy! People don’t just build on land. They build on water too! Set sail with us on a thrilling action-packed adventure about a crew of quirky pirates marooned on a deserted island. Don’t miss this refreshing nautical tale with a twist!

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Nov
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Tall Ships and Pirate Tales with Science Tellers

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

A science-related storytelling program with lots of fun audience participation and engagement. Children ages 6-12 get to have fun while learning.


Dec
1
3:00PM

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6:00PM

After School Fun time

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

After school fun time for children of all ages. Includes puzzles, games, puppets, coloring pages and math worksheets. Please come and join us.

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

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