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This Weekend at Queens Library

Join us this Memorial Day weekend for a special Science Lab with our friend Vinny Voltage, some outdoor reading time, a Queens Memory celebration of both Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month and Military Appreciation Month, a rebroadcast of the Gracie Book Club, our author talk with Mingmei Yip, special movies, and much more. We hope to ...

Apply For Google CS First Today!

Queens Library is offering a unique opportunity for kids to build their knowledge of computer science and coding!

Google CS First is a free program for children in grades 4-8 that increases access and exposure to computer science (CS) education through after-school, in-school, and summer ...

Join Us and Tell NYC to Keep Investing in Libraries!

We hope you can join us at your community library in May and June!

Our President & CEO, Dennis Walcott, will partner with our elected officials for Story Time, a chance for you to read with your kids and share the joy of learning with them.

And as the Mayor and the City Council negotiate their final ...

Only One Band Can Be the Best!

Many bands will enter, but only one will be chosen as the winner at Queens Library's 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands!

This year, the competition is fiercer than ever, and bands will rock out at the 2,100-seat Colden Auditorium at Queens College's Kupferberg Center for the Arts on Thursday, July 14.

Queens has ...

Share Your One Sentence Story For Libraries!

How has your community library affected your life? It’s a complex question, but all we need is a one sentence answer!

We’re asking our customers and supporters to share their one sentence about the library's impact on their lives.

You can visit the One Sentence Stories website at ...

Queens Library Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month! Several upcoming Queens Library events will honor Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in our borough, our city, and beyond, including our ongoing program series “Living Memory: The Culture and Heritage of Chinese New Yorkers.” Visit our Events webpage throughout the month for ...

Gracie Book Club: Rebroadcast of the "Bright Lines" Discussion

Congratulations to First Lady Chirlane McCray for hosting the first meeting of the Gracie Book Club on May 17!

She and her guests participated in a live stream broadcast discussion of Tanwi Nandini Islam's novel Bright Lines, moderated by author James ...

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 ...

May
31
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Scrabble Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Adults and teens compete to see who can form the most words. First come, first served.

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

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Jun
2
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Bridge Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for a game of bridge on Thursday afternoons! First come, first served.

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

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Jun
2
5:00PM

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7:00PM

Chess Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Intermediate-level players are invited to enjoy a game while improving their strategies and tactics.

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

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Jun
13
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Gracie Book Club: Discussion of "Bright Lines" by Tanwi Nandini Islam

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

The citywide discussion of "Bright Lines" written by Tanwi Nandini Islam is continuing with book discussions at select Queens Library locations. Books are available at all locations.


Jun
30
12:00PM

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12:45PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

All adults are invited to read and discuss a great book every month.

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

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