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This Weekend At Queens Library

Enjoy your weekend at Queens Library with a free Lincoln Center performance by esteemed Cain-Oscar Bergeron and his ensemble, a film screening of “Matinee”, a discussion with author Jahi ...

HOT MUSIC PICKS FOR JULY!

Every month, Queens Library's expert staff will bring you the best of what's new in our collection. Check out these music recommendations for July,

"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),

Download the Queens Library app!

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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

Jul
26
3:00PM

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Employment Law for Immigrant Workers (in Spanish)

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

In this workshop in Spanish you will learn about human trafficking, NYS labor laws, paycheck deductions, minimum-wage and overtime regulations, employment “at will,” and services provided by the NYS Department of Labor Division of Immigrant Policy and Affairs (DIPA).


Aug
2
3:00PM

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4:15PM

Tin Throat Ensemble Presents New Music for a New Audience

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

The Tin Throat Ensemble excites audiences with intoxicating rhythms steeped in the traditions of folk music and improvisation. The ensemble consists of Alejandro Flórez, guitar and compositions; Dan Blake, saxophones; Ben Stapp, tuba; and Satoshi Takeishi, drums.


Aug
7
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Making Jewelry by Quilling: A Crafts Workshop for Adults

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 11 openings

Phyllis Ger teaches participants how to roll and glue special paper to form unique jewelry which can then be embellished with sequins or crystals if desired. Preregistration is required. Space is limited. Materials are provided.


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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.