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New Music Picks for February

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 collection.

This month features music from J. Cole, Mikky Ekko, Hozier, Lupe Fiasco, Meghan Trainor, Nicki Minaj, Billy Talent, Bettye Lavette, Jazmine Sullivan, and ...

This Weekend at Queens Library

Queens Library has some great programs lined up for you this weekend! Attend a Women's History Month manga marathon; see if you're ready for the High School Equivalency exam; celebrate the Year of the Sheep with Chinese and Korean music, arts, and food; get free help with your taxes; and enjoy musical performances by Quintet and ...

New Books in Chinese

Looking for books to read in Chinese? Check out these new arrivals!

想讀到最新的中文書嗎?請看以下新書介紹!

 

 

 

永不拓宽的街道 / Yong bu ta kuan de jie dao, by Chen Danyan, 陈丹燕

 

雲來雲去 / Yun lai yun qu, by Lin Qingxia, 林靑霞

New Books in Spanish

Buscando libros para leer en español? Échale un vistazo a estos nuevos libros en español:

 

 

 

Las hijas de España, by Jean Plaidy

 

Alimenta tu figura, by Gill Paul

 

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Mar
2
12:30PM

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7:30PM

AARP Smart Driver Course

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

This course, offered by AARP, is open to anyone with a driver's license. The fee is $20 for AARP members and $25 for nonmembers, payable by check or money order only. Preregistration is required in person at the library.

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

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Mar
3
1:30PM

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4:30PM

Tax Preparation Assistance

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

IRS-trained counselors will help you complete your 2014 personal income tax return. Bring a copy of your 2013 income tax return(s), all W-2, 1099 and other forms and documents for 2014; unemployment compensation statements; SSA-1099 if you received Social Security benefits; a photo ID for every person listed on the return; and Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents.

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

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Mar
4
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computers for Beginners

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

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

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

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Mar
4
11:30AM

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1:00PM

Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Bring out your acting skills and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

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Mar
5
2:00PM

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3:00PM

English for Hindi Speakers

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

This course is specifically for speakers of Hindi who are learning English as a second language.

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

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Mar
9
5:00PM

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6:45PM

Monday Movie Night

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Feel free to bring your own popcorn!

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

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Mar
12
6:30PM

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7:30PM

"Pre-K for All" Community Meeting

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Representatives of the New York City Department of Education will explain what parents and guardians of children born in 2011 need to know about enrolling children in the free Pre-K for All program for the 2015-2016 school year. The session will describe the enrollment process and give parents the opportunity to ask questions. Space is limited and available first come, first served.


Mar
19
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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Apr
2
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Experienced or beginner, join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.

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

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Apr
3
4:30PM

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5:30PM

One-on-One Computer Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Learn or improve your computer skills at sessions tailored to your individual needs.

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

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Apr
23
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Introduction to Chair Yoga with Irene Failenbogen

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

There's no need to bring a mat to this yoga class. Irene Failenbogen will teach you the techniques and exercises that participants can practice while seated in chairs. Space is limited. Preregistration is required. Please wear workout clothing and sneakers.