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Lincoln Center Local! Live Performances

Enjoy world-class music and dance, free at your local Queens Library. See the full schedule

Hot 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 collection. This month features Nickel Creek, Francesca Battistelli, Jencarlos Canela, and more!

Check them out here.

Get the Tools You Need to Launch Your Own Business

Announcing the 9th Annual StartUP Queens Business Plan Competition!

Learn to Succeed and Enter a Contest to Win $10,000 in Seed Funding. Find out how to enter here.

Borrow a Google Nexus Tablet!

Queens Library now has 5,000 Google tablets available for loan from eight locations:

Central Library (Jamaica), Howard Beach, Broad Channel, Arverne, Far Rockaway, Queens Library for Teens in Far Rockaway, Seaside and Peninsula. Borrow one for a month with the option of three renewals for a total of four months. ...

Sunday Concerts at Central: 29th Annual Series

Queens Library invites you to a series of free concerts featuring world music. Events take place on Sundays at 3:00 pm between October 2014-June 2015 at Queens Central Library. 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica, NY 11432.
 

 

Son De Madre 
Sunday, October 5, ...

Sep
17
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Lego Building Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 can be creative and have fun with Lego building blocks. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
19
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Toddler Story and Coloring Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-35 months, accompanied by a parent or caregiver, enjoy stories, songs, fingerplay rhymes and coloring activities.


Sep
19
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Board Game Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 3-6 have fun paying a variety of board games and a word game, too!

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

Additional Dates


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Sep
22
3:30PM

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4:00PM

Afterschool Storytime

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-5 years enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities with the Children's Librarian. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
23
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Fall Craft Activity

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades K-2 welcome fall by creating a seasonal craft. Preregistration is required.


Oct
2
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Family Movie Night

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a family-friendly film at the library. Children and their parents or caregivers are invited. Call the library for more information.


Oct
10
11:30AM

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12:45PM

Toddler Learning Center

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Toddlers age 18-36 months and their parents or caregivers play and learn in a 5-session workshop with child-development specialists. The program includes educational toys, games, and puzzles; simple craft activities; basic stories; and songs and rhymes. 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


Oct
16
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Super Spelling Bee

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 are invited to show how well they can spell and win a prize. Preregistration is required.


Oct
21
3:30PM

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4:30PM

"Read for the Record" Story and Craft Program

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Read for the Record is a nationwide shared literacy experience in which adults and children read the same book on the same day. This year, children ages 4-7 will enjoy the picture book "Bunny Cakes," by Rosemary Wells, and do a related craft activity. Preregistration is required.


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What does a Friends Group do?

Friends of Library - Chapter. Contact Community Library Manager at or Office of Government and Community Affairs (GCA) at (718) 990-0817 if you are interested in joining.