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It's #BookTuesday!

Every Tuesday, Queens Library will introduce you to a great new book!

Our pick for #BookTuesday, September 1 is The Girl in the Spider's Web by David Lagercrantz.

Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist return! She is the girl with the ...

Advance Screening of Horror Movie "In the Dark”

Award-winning filmmaker and screenwriter David Spaltro, whose other credits include “The Cat’s Cradle” (2014), “Things I Don’t Understand” (2012) and “…Around” (2008), will present an advance screening of his new horror movie, “In the Dark,” on Wednesday, September 9 at ...

Peninsula Grand Re-Opening

It will be a fun and informative celebration for the community, local community organizations, Friends of the Library and library staff.

Come and join the grand re-opening celebration from Sept. 8 - 12.

Click here to download the brochure.

Register for Free UPK at Ravenswood

Registration for Fall 2015 is Now Open for Children Born in 2011 at Ravenswood UPK, located at 35-42 21st Street, Long Island City, 11106.

Queens Library Universal Pre-K offers an excellent curriculum based on HighScope and includes many other benefits: nutritious meals and snacks for the kids, engaging activities for ...

Nominate Your Librarian Today!

Librarians touch the lives of the people they serve every day. Has a librarian made a difference in your life? Have they inspired you, helped you achieve a personal or professional goal, been an invaluable community asset?

Now is the chance to tell your story—and pay tribute to everything they do!

The #I Love My ...

Register for the STACKS Afterschool Program

Developed by Queens Library, STACKS is a free after-school program for children ages 6-14.

STACKS was created to enhance your child’s learning experiences through structured and unstructured age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-aged children build their ...

An Alternate Path to the High School Diploma with the National External Diploma Program

  • Earn a traditional high school diploma from Long Beach High School
  • Flexible and confidential
  • Complete program in 6 to 12 months
  • Aligned with the college and career readiness standards
  • Work through online activities and with an advisor to complete your program
  • Work at home, ...

Lincoln Center Programs at Queens Library

Discover the magic of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in your neighborhood! Queens Library has partnered with Lincoln Center to bring FREE events to a library near you.

Lincoln Center Local offers live hour-long programs combining performance with a question-and-answer session in a dynamic, first-hand encounter with ...

Sep
16
11:00AM

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11:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays for infants up to age 23 months. Each child must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
16
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Toddlers ages 2-4 and a parent or other caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and movement. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
9
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Author Visit with Dee Ardelean

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Author Dee Ardelean & musical guests will provide an exciting reading of her picture book series "Pup a series of short tails-The Cape." This interactive adventure begins with the reading of "Pup" series along with musical guests providing the book' sound effects. Children will enjoy musical performances with sing-a-longs. Q & A sessions will proceed.


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Oct
10
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Jamaica Drum Jam: Found Sounds - Craft + Play

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Visual artist Jaiquan Fayson shows how to turn ordinary household objects into small percussion instruments such as mini steel drums, maracas and shakers. Families will have a chance to decorate the instruments, then learn a basic rhythmic pattern with our percussionist at this program for children age 5 and up, accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver. Preregistration is required. Space is limited. Materials will be provided.