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This Weekend At Queens Library

Enjoy this weekend at Queens Library with a free Lincoln Center Local Live event, tips on immigration law, science, crafts, and ancient Chinese music.

 

 


Go Inside the Whimsy Works!

Grey Johnson, son of Disney legend Jimmy Johnson, tell tells us what is was like growing up alongside the Disney empire.

"THE SOLAR POWERED LIBRARY" -- ALL SUMMER IN GANTRY PARK

 Queens Library and the Friends of Hunters Point Library are pleased to announce a special series of library services coming to the Gantries all summer long. All activities are ...

Join the Summer Reading Fun!

Queens Library invites children from all over Queens to take part in "Fizz, Boom, READ!" -- our 2014 Summer Reading ...

Borrow a Google Nexus Tablet!

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

Central Library (Jamaica),

Lincoln Center Local! Live Performances

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

Jul
14
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Bubble Painting

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and up will have lots of fun painting with bubbles.


Jul
14
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Storytime

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and up will listen to a story and do a related activity.


Jul
15
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Storytime with Assemblywoman Michele Titus

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and up will hear a story read by Assemblywoman Michele Titus, and will then work on a story-related activity.


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Jul
16
11:15AM

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12:15PM

Summer Storytime

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Summer Storytime for children ages 2-4 includes stories, music, fingerplays and an activity afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
16
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Gloop Workshop

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Is it a liquid or a solid? Children age 5 and up will get their hands messy, have fun and make gloop!


Jul
17
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

The program for infants ages 1-2 includes toys, fingerplays and music.


Jul
17
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Rocket Time!

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Blast off! Children age 5 and up will learn about rockets by helping to make one and then watching it fly.


Jul
21
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Build a Tower of Straws

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Test your building skills at this construction program for children age 5 and up!


Jul
21
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Mad Scientist Book Club

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

At our Mad Scientist Book Club, for children age 8 and up, we will make a different project each week: 7/21 - lab coat; 7/28 - scientist's bag; 8/11 - lab goggles.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
22
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Small Wonder Puppet Theater

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Enjoy the magic of the Small Wonder Puppet Theater! The show will feature stories and musical entertainment that everyone can enjoy and appreciate. All ages are welcome.


Jul
29
11:30AM

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2:30PM

What's in the Bag?

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and up will try to figure out the contents of a bag using nothing but their sense of touch and powers of deduction.


Jul
29
11:30AM

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2:30PM

What's in the Bag?

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and up will try to figure out the contents of a bag using nothing but their sense of touch and powers of deduction.


Jul
30
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Sand Art

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Have fun making sand art pictures in this program for children age 5 and up.


Jul
31
11:30AM

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12:30PM

Noisemaker Time

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and up will exercise their sense of hearing by making a musical instrument.


Aug
7
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Sparkly Explosion

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

This fun experiment that will produce a sparkly explosion.


Aug
13
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Spider Web Art

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and up will create a spider web replica.


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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.