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Watch Great Films with Kanopy!

Get out your Queens Library card and sign up for Kanopy, the Library's newest on-demand video streaming service, where you can watch more than 30,000 classic movies, indie films, foreign films, and acclaimed documentaries!

You can stream films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion ...

Celebrate the Holidays at Queens Library!

Enjoy the holidays at Queens Library, with our special programs and events for kids, adults, teens, and the whole family, including holiday concerts, arts and crafts, holiday movie screenings, and much more!

Plus, you can view our collections of recommended holiday books and movies, available to borrow from your community ...

Double Your Donation: Give Today!

Nearly 1 million neighbors took advantage of more than 52,000 programs at Queens Library this year alone! Your support means that we can continue to meet our community’s needs in 2018.

A generous donor has provided a matching gift and hopes to inspire you to make a donation to Queens Library.

A gift of $25 means ...

Young Adult Literacy Program: Pre-Register Now!

Are you interested in getting your High School Equivalency, but not sure where to start?

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is here to help!

This program is open to students ages 16–24, and offers four days of classes per week, as well as one day of service learning and job shadowing to help build your ...

Donate A Coat at Queens Library!

This holiday season, Queens Library is participating in the New York Cares Coat Drive!

Queens residents can visit 46 community library locations to donate new and gently used winter coats that will be distributed to men, women, and children in need.

Last year, more than 100,000 coats were collected across ...

Dec
15
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Friday Morning Storytimes (Ages 18-36 mos.)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come join us for stories, songs, and crafts for children 18-36 months old. Space is limited, so advance registration will be required.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
19
2:00PM

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2:30PM

Mother Goose Time (Ages 12-18 Months)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Bring your children 12-18 months old to the library for stories and songs.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
20
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Morning Storytimes (Ages 18-36 mos.)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come join us for stories, songs, and crafts for children 18-36 months old. Space is limited, so advance registration will be required.

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

Additional Dates


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Dec
28
4:30PM

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5:15PM

Spelling Bee (Ages 6 and Up)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Show off your spelling ability and help lead your team to victory. For children ages 6 and up.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
4
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Powerpoint for Kids

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Students can create reports and presentations that cover all subject areas using PowerPoint. The use of PowerPoint will extend their technology skills and hold their interest. For kids ages 9-12.


Jan
4
6:00PM

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6:30PM

Science Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Welcome, all afterschool children and teens, for a fun interactive session of scientific discovery. In this program, you'll create new and exciting projects each week. Families and caregivers are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
5
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Make a Pop-Up Card (Ages 18 Mos. and Up)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come make a simple pop-up card for your friends, family, dog, or anyone you want to wish a happy new year.


Jan
26
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Make Your Own Gift Box (Ages 18 Mos. and Up)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Make a tiny box to give as a present or to use as a hiding place for your secret treasures.


Feb
13
3:15PM

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4:00PM

Black History Month

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

In celebrating Black History Month, we would like to know how well you know famous historians, celebrities, professional athletes in our Jeopardy challenge. Please join us.


Mar
11
1:00PM

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4:00PM

The Seuss-a-thon

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with stories, games, and a puppet show. Everyone is invited to read their favorite Dr. Seuss book out loud.