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New Arrivals In Chinese

找书在西班牙读?看看在中国的这些新来港定居人士:
Zhǎo shū zài xībānyá dú? Kàn kàn zài zhōngguó de zhèxiē xīn lái gǎng dìngjū rénshì:

 

Liu nong ka fei guan / Tengjingshu (Wu Ziyun) zhu. 六弄咖啡館 / Liu nong ka fei guan
Author Tengjingshu, author. ...

"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 free.

Beginning May 31st and continuing on Saturdays:

• The Mobile Library will be parked each Saturday at Gantry State Park, Vernon ...

Join the Summer Reading Fun!

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

Summer Reading activities will be happening in every Queens Library, all over the borough. Babies, children, teens and adults are invited to read at the library and participate in all the special ...

This Weekend at Queens Library

Everyone is invited to enjoy a fun-filled weekend at Queens Library with free musical and dance performances, lectures, visual arts, and movies. Events include a Free Lincoln Center Local Performance, the Chinese Philharmonic, renowned calligrapher Tian Xuzhong, an Eid-Al-Fitr celebration, Chinese artist Haisu Tian, and a film ...

Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of The Wizard of Oz

Join us as at Central Library as we celebrate L. Frank Baum's timeless classic story, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

 

Travel down the yellow brick road during the month of August.and visit our display of 1st edition original books and vintage memorabilia. Or attend a film screening:

"The ...

Hot New Music for August

Every month, Queens Library's expert staff brings you the best new music in our collection. This month features Calle 13, Dum Dum Girls, Trey Songz, new African Music and more! Check it out 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. ...

Download the Queens Library app!

Available on iPhone or Android

Find books, videos, events, download e-books and music, request library materials, all from your mobile.

Lincoln Center Local! Live Performances

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

Aug
20
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Health Chat for Seniors: Affordable Care Act—What’s In It for Me?

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Naturally Occurring Retirement Community Without Walls (NORC WOW) presents a discussion of the Affordable Care Act and how it affects seniors. Blood pressure screenings will be available from 1:30-1:45PM.


Aug
20
2:00PM

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3:15PM

The Evolution of Jazz from the 1940s to the Present

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Zambian-born guitarist Robert Mwamba and friends illustrate different jazz styles, from bebop to cool jazz, hard bop, modern and more.


Aug
21
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Knitting and Crochet Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your projects. Please bring your own supplies.

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

Additional Dates


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Aug
22
11:00AM

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6:00PM

Driver Safety

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This AARP course is open to anyone with a New York State driver's license. Because it is being offered by AARP, there is a minimal fee to attend. To preregister, please call 718-641-3911.


Aug
25
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Quilting Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Quilters work on individual or group projects and share ideas and techniques. Beginners are welcome. Bring your own supplies!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Film Screening and Discussion: "Olympus Has Fallen"

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Terrorists attack the White House and take the president hostage, and disgraced former presidential guard Mike Banning must use his inside knowledge to help rescue him. Starring Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman; 2013; 119 minutes; rated R


Aug
28
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Experienced or beginner, join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.


Sep
8
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Domino Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn how to play dominoes and Phase 10, a card game you will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
11
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Experienced or beginner, join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
12
11:00AM

--to--

6:00PM

Driver Safety

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This AARP course is open to anyone with a New York State driver's license. Because offered by AARP, there is a minimal fee to attend. To preregister, please call 718-641-3911.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
12
1:00PM

--to--

2:15PM

English Conversation Classes

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adults improve their English through group conversations about everyday topics.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
16
2:30PM

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3:45PM

Meditation for Optimum Well-Being

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Incorporating meditation into one’s day has many positive effects. Renate Lanotte shares a simple technique that can help you in all aspects of your life.


Sep
30
2:30PM

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3:45PM

Rodgers, Hammerstein and Hart

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Diane Hoffman presents a musical tribute to the brilliant collaborations between Richard Rodgers and lyricists Oscar Hammerstein and Lorenz Hart.


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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.