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New On Our Blog: An Interview with Filmmaker David Spaltro

Award-winning filmmaker and screenwriter David Spaltro, whose credits include "The Cat’s Cradle" (2014), "Things I Don’t Understand" (2012) and "…Around" (2008), will present an advance screening of his new horror movie, "In the Dark" (2015), at Central Library on Wednesday, ...

Discovery Day Street Fair

We invite our community to check out the Children’s Library Discovery Center at our fourth annual Discovery Day Street Fair. Celebrate with us as we explore the wonders of science! Dazzle your senses, amaze your mind and play with possibilities! There will be activities for all ages. Come play with us!

Peninsula Grand Re-Opening

It will be a fun and informative celebration for the community, local community organizations, Friends of the Library and library staff.

Come and join the grand reopening celebration for Queens Library at Peninsula, at 92-25 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, from Sept. 8 - 12.

Click here to download the brochure.

Register for Free UPK at Ravenswood

Registration for Fall 2015 is Now Open for Children Born in 2011 at Ravenswood UPK, located at 35-42 21st Street, Long Island City, 11106.

Queens Library Universal Pre-K offers an excellent curriculum based on HighScope and includes many other benefits: nutritious meals and snacks for the kids, engaging activities for ...

Nominate Your Librarian Today!

Librarians touch the lives of the people they serve every day. Has a librarian made a difference in your life? Have they inspired you, helped you achieve a personal or professional goal, been an invaluable community asset?

Now is the chance to tell your story—and pay tribute to everything they do!

The #I Love My ...

Register for the STACKS Afterschool Program

Developed by Queens Library, STACKS is a free afterschool program for children ages 6-14.

STACKS was created to enhance your child’s learning experiences through structured and unstructured age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-aged children build their ...

An Alternate Path to the High School Diploma with the National External Diploma Program

  • Earn a traditional high school diploma from Long Beach High School
  • Flexible and confidential
  • Complete program in 6 to 12 months
  • Aligned with the college and career readiness standards
  • Work through online activities and with an advisor to complete your program
  • Work at home, ...

Queens Library Magazine

The new issue of Queens Library Magazine is out now!

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

Our New Music For September!

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 physical and digital collections.

This month features music from Lila Downs, Wale, Prince Royce, Best Coast, Jamie Foxx, Casey J, Neil Young, James Bay and ...

Sep
8
1:30PM

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3:00PM

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

This class is for those who need to learn English in order to pursue further education, apply for jobs or increase social skills.

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

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Sep
9
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computer Class

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics of how to use the Internet and social media and work with Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher 2010 programs. A valid Queens Library card is required.

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

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Sep
9
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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Sep
10
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Improving Your Life through Meditation

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Join psychotherapist Renate Lanotte, MS, LCSW, and learn the many benefits of meditation and how it can positively impact your life.


Sep
17
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!


Oct
5
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.

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

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