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Queens Library Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

We hope you will join us for our events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Admission to all programs is free.

 

 

 

 

Urban Stages Presents "The Gates of Equality"
This dramatic presentation tells about the life of Dr. King through his ...

Oscars 2015: Books on Screen

The nominees for the 87th annual Academy Awards have been announced. There are always disagreements about the nominations, but one thing we can all agree on is that Hollywood gets some of its best ideas from the world of books!

Which memoirs, plays, and stories influenced this year’s nominees — and how many have you ...

New Music for January

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 Taylor Swift, One Direction, Florida Georgia Line, Coldplay, Meshell Ndegeocello, Barbra Streisand, and ...

IDNYC

idNYC is the new identification card for all New Yorkers. It is a widely accepted photo ID that also doubles as a library card. idNYC also comes with free admissions to more than 30 of our City's cultural institutions.

You may apply at the Central Library, 89-11 Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica, at the Flushing Library at ...

An Interview with Author & Historian Jelani Cobb

UPDATE: Our author event with Jelani Cobb will take place on Friday, February 13 at 5:00 p.m. at the Central Library.

 

Professor Cobb is no stranger to the Queens Library community; born and raised in Queens, he’s joined us in the past for author events and he ...

New Arrivals 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!

 

 

 

超從容時間管理術 / Chao cong rong shi jian guan li shu, by Wu Danru, 吳淡如.

 

无终仙境 (典藏版) / Wu zhong xian jing (dian cang ban), by Tianxiabachang, ...

New Arrivals in Spanish

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sabores Yucatecos: Un recorrido culinario a Yucatán
by Gilberto Cetina

Este libro sobre la cocina yucateca ...

Jan
27
3:30PM

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5:15PM

Family Movie Event

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy these family-friendly, Disney-PIXAR films: 1/13 - "Monsters University" (rated G); 1/27 - "Brave"(rated PG).


Jan
27
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available Mondays through Thursdays, except holidays, for children in grades K-6.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
28
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Babies Sing and Play

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 12-24 months accompanied by caregivers learn simple songs and rhymes and play with educational toys and puzzles. Preregistration for the series is required.

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

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Jan
30
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Toddler Story and Activity Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2 to 3½ years, accompanied by their caregivers, enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft or coloring activity. Preregistration for the series is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
30
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Board Game Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 3-6 play a variety of board games.


Feb
2
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available Mondays through Thursdays, except holidays, for children in grades K-6.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
3
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available Mondays through Thursdays, except holidays, for children in grades K-6.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
6
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Simple Games

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades K-2 play a variety of simple, fun board games and other games.


Feb
11
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Lego Building Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 get creative and have fun building with Legos.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
12
3:30PM

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4:45PM

Board Game Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 3-6 can choose from a wide variety of fun board games.


Feb
19
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Picture Bingo

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-10 play the fun and simple game of picture bingo. Space is limited.


Feb
20
11:00AM

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12:15PM

Children's Movie

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy the family-friendly animated film "Clifford's Really Big Movie" (2004), rated G.


Feb
20
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Lunar New Year

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-10 work on a craft to celebrate the lunar new year and learn about some of the customs surrounding this holiday. Preregistration is required. Please sign up with the librarian, beginning Monday, January 26th.


Feb
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Pen Pal Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 2-5 improve their writing and spelling skills and make new friends who are not really that far away. Participants at Bellerose Library will write letters to participants at Windsor Park Library, and vice versa. Preregistration for the series is required.