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Artists: Apply Now for Project Art!

UPDATE: Read testimonials about the ProjectArt Teaching Artist Residency Program on the Queens Library blog.

Calling all visual artists—bring your creativity to ProjectArt!

ProjectArt is now accepting proposals from visual artists based in New York to participate in the #2017-2018 Teaching Artist ...

Culture Connection Concerts

Queens Library’s Culture Connection program brings world-class arts and culture to the borough of Queens, showcasing the work of emerging artists and renowned masters.

Our upcoming free shows include the Oleg Butman Quartet on Thursday, June 22 and a Summer Evening with Broadway singer ...

Summer Reading 2017: Build a Better World

Summer Reading at Queens Library begins Thursday, June 8.

Summer Reading helps kids stay sharp while they're out of school, and gets adults back into good habits! Try to read 20 minutes (or more!) each day.

This year, the Summer Reading theme is Build a Better World. Be inspired by ...

Summer Poetry Contest 2017

Can you rhyme? Know what a haiku is?

Entries are now open for the Summer Poetry Contest 2017! Send in your best poem for a chance to be published in Queens Library Magazine.

This year, the theme is Build A Better World. There’s no limit to your creativity, but please keep it under 250 ...

Congratulations to Our NYC Neighborhood Library Awards Finalists!

We’re proud to announce that three of our community libraries—Bayside, Lefferts, and Woodside—have been selected from hundreds of libraries in the city as finalists for the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards!

A record-breaking 24,000 New Yorkers nominated ...

Queens Library is for Everyone!

The Everyone Campaign is exactly that: for everyone. Queens Library is a safe space for all, no matter where you come from, who you love, or what you believe.

In today’s political and social climate, many people in the communities we serve feel vulnerable and afraid.

As the hub of every community across the ...

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 ...

Jun
23
10:00AM

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2:00PM

ESOL- English Classes for Beginners

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

English Class for beginners-ESOL. Registration is required.

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

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Jun
26
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Flowers Full House: The Art and Craft of the Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Queens Museum presents the art and craft of the Neustadt collection of Tiffany Glass. This virtual program will be presented in Chinese.


Jun
28
10:00AM

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12:00PM

WANY Group at East Flushing CL

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

We Are New York English conversation group.

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

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Jun
28
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Adult Coloring

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for our weekly Adult Coloring. Color different designs and relax.


Jun
29
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read the "Teacher Man" by Frank McCourt.


Jul
3
4:00PM

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6:00PM

"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" Movie Screening

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident...were it not for a No-Maj (American for Muggle) names Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of some of Newt's fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds.


Jul
7
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Introduction to Tai Chi with Jenny Kim

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Instructor Jenny Kim teaches participants a gentle form of martial arts often referred to as "meditation in motion." Space is limited. 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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Jul
17
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Movie Screening: "La La Land"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star as Mia and Sebastian, an actress and a jazz musician pursuing their Hollywood dreams — and finding each other — in a vibrant celebration of hope, dreams, and love.


Jul
27
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read "The Invention of the Wings" by Sue Monk.


Jul
31
4:00PM

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6:00PM

A Monster Calls Movie Screening

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

A boy befriends a wise tree monster while coping with bullying and his mother's terminal illness. He moves in with his grandmother as his mom's condition deteriorates, and uses his imagination and friendship with the monster to escape reality.


Aug
10
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Fun with Watercolors

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

Artist Karl Lorenzen will teach basic watercolor techniques, and participants will take home a beautiful painting they create at the end of the session. No experience is necessary. All materials will be provided. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Aug
14
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Movie Screening: "Miracles from Heaven"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

A 10-year-old girl is cured of a chronic digestive disorder following a serious accident in which she falls three stories. Soon, her mother believes that her recovery is a miracle.


Aug
31
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read "The Lake House" by Kate Morton.


Sep
28
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read "Reading Lolita in Tehran" by Azar Nafisi.


Oct
11
2:00PM

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6:00PM

Ask the Pharmacist

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Bring your prescriptions, vitamins, over-the-counter medicines, herbal supplements and a list of your questions to ask the pharmacist. Learn what medications you are taking and why and get tips on how to remember to take your medicines. Call/text/email Tamara at 917 702 4295/tmichel@queenslibrary.org to reserve a spot.


Oct
26
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read "Sisi" by Allison Pataki.


Nov
30
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read "Long Way Home" by Saroo Brierley, which inspired the movie "Lion".