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It's #BookTuesday!

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

Our pick for #BookTuesday, June 30 is Killing Monica by Candace Bushnell.

From the author of Sex and the City, Lipstick Jungle and The Carrie Diaries comes an addictive story ...

2015 Summer Reading Program

Join the action this summer and have a blast at the Summer Reading Program at Queens Library. This summer celebrate real-life and fictional heroes, cool books, popular fantasy and graphic novels to the latest in your favorite series.

Summer Reading 2015 begins Thursday, June 4.

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Thank You For Investing In Libraries!

The Mayor and the New York City Council have announced their FY 2016 Budget Agreement. We are very pleased and grateful to share that NYC libraries will receive $43 million citywide in additional funding for FY 2016!

This additional funding will increase access to library programs and services, and allow us to ...

Borrow eBooks and Audiobooks!

Borrow eBooks and Audiobooks for free!  Queens Library offers a variety of methods to access digital books and articles in any language for all age groups. eBooks can be used on a variety of devices such as PCs, laptops, and supported PDAs.

Axis 360 delivers digital Audiobooks and eBooks for library users in ...

Maker Camp 2015 at Queens Library

Maker Camp is a free summer program for kids ages 8 to 12, and Makers of all ages! Join young inventors and artists from around the world too. We make awesome projects, go on epic virtual “field trips,” and meet the world’s coolest makers.

Visit the web page to register or more information. 

Rockaways Summer of Health

Rockaways Summer of Health is a series of programs and events designed to educate and get the Rockaways fit and healthy. Participate in a variety of classes and workshops for a healthy lifestyle such as stress reduction, nutrition and exercise classes.

Get Fit! Get Healthy!

Visit the web page for more ...

Alicia Olatuja, Soul and R&B Concert

Alicia Olatuja sings with a strong, lustrous tone, and mixes elements of classical, jazz, gospel, and pop into her fluid vocalism.  She has played alongside giants like Chaka Khan, Christian McBride, and Bebe Winans.

Free tickets are available on Eventbrite

Submit Your eBook to Library Journal's eBook Awards Contest

The Library Journal will honor the best self-published ebooks in the following genres: Romance, Mystery, Science Fiction, Fantasy.  There will be a winner in each genre and each winner will receive $1,000.00 USD from Library Journal.  

Visit our Self Publish page for more information.

Queens Library Magazine

Welcome to our brand-new publication!

Queens Library Magazine combines great library-themed feature stories and information about all our programs and special events, and it's available now at your neighborhood library or ...

Free Summer Meals

Queens Library is partnering with the NYC Department of Education to provide FREE meals for kids and teens all summer long.

Summer meals are open to all children, 18 and younger, from now until September 4 at twenty-one Queens Library locations.

Enrollment is not required. Meals will be provided ...

Jul
6
12:30PM

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6:30PM

Smart Driver Course

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Learn how to drive defensively at this 6-hour course offered by AARP.

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

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Jul
8
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computers for Beginners

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics, including how to surf the Internet and open an email account. Participants must possess a valid Queens Library card.

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

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Jul
8
11:30AM

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1:00PM

STARs

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Senior Theater Acting Repertory presents acting with spontaneity, where you, too, can be a STAR!

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

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Jul
9
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Summer Superhero Film Fest

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Escape the ordinary with a superhero movie! Feel free to bring your own popcorn. All films are rated PG unless otherwise noted. 7/9: "Superman" (1978); 7/16: "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (1984); 7/23: "The Avengers" (2012), rated PG-13; 7/30: "The Incredibles" (2004)

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

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Jul
13
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Mitch Kahn Celebrates the Legacy of Cole Porter

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Mitch Kahn explores the work of the “dean” of the Great American Popular Songbook, Cole Porter, one of the finest Broadway composers and lyricists of the first half of the twentieth century.


Jul
16
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Book Discussion Goup

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

The Book Discussion Group meets on the third Thursday of every month. Pick up a copy of this month's selection at the Circulation Desk and join us!

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

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Aug
6
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Dancercise for Adults

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Lisa Spraragen leads this dance/exercise class for adults of all levels and abilities, combining movements from Latin dance, modern dance, yoga and flamenco.

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

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