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Join Us for 50 Years of Integration

Queens Library, in partnership with Queens Borough President Melinda Katz, presents "50 Years of Integration" with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Starr Foundation.

The Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 had a profound impact on demographics in Queens, ...

See Shakespeare Performed at Queens Library!

The play’s the thing at Queens Library! We're partnering with the award-winning TITAN Theatre Company to bring dramatic staged readings of all Shakespeare’s plays to libraries across Queens.

There will be an interesting twist to the schedule in January and February, when TITAN will present eight of ...

Celebrate the Lunar New Year!

Xin Nian Kuai Le! Join us as we celebrate the Lunar New Year at Queens Library!

The Lunar New Year is a centuries-old tradition in China and several other Asian countries, and is a time to honor deities and ancestors, as well as make way for good fortune in the upcoming year.

At Queens Library, you can attend traditional ...

Get Help From a Financial Coach

Are financial problems causing you stress?

You can make an appointment to see a financial coach at Queens Library!

A financial coach can help you develop the skills you need to manage money and gain financial stability.

You can get free advice on various topics like reviewing and understanding your credit report, ...

Queens Library's Broken Heart Week

We hope you will join us at Queens Library for our inaugural Broken Heart Week this February!

Broken Heart Week (February 12–18) is a time to celebrate loves won and lost. Sure, February 14 is Valentine’s Day, but at Queens Library, every facet of love and heartbreak will be explored in this week-long ...

African-American History Month: The Power of Music

Whether it’s hip hop, jazz, rhythm and blues, or rock n' roll, music has played a central role in the lives of people of African descent in the Americas.

In honor of African-American History Month, Queens Library’s Culture Connection will host four special events at Central Library in Jamaica ...

Free UPK at Ravenswood

Start the New Year right by planning for your child’s education!

Queens Library’s Universal Pre-K at Ravenswood will soon be available for children born in 2013.

Queens Library’s free UPK program offers outstanding pre-K education; free nutritious lunches and snacks; warm, friendly, highly qualified ...

Shape the Future of Queens Library!

At Queens Library, we are continually working to serve you better.

To do this, we are undertaking a strategic planning process across the borough that will guide the Library for the next five years.

You can be a part of this process. Take our survey and share your thoughts.

To ...

Queens Library Magazine

The new issue of Queens Library Magazine is out now!

Queens Library Magazine combines great library-themed feature stories and two months' worth of information about our free programs, services, and special events, and it's available at your neighborhood library or ...

Video Visitation at Queens Library

Video visitation is a free program offered at libraries across the city that connects a live video feed between participating library locations and NYC Department of Corrections facilities, allowing incarcerated New Yorkers to talk, read, and share stories together with their loved ...

Jan
24
10:15AM

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5:15PM

Study Hall

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This is an all day event. During Regents week the Glen Oaks Teen Room will be a complete study zone with:
*Coloring pages
*Stress balls to give away
*Study break activities

Happy Regents Week!

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Jan
27
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Not Just A Teen Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We will be showing our favorite teen movies.
1/6: Finding Dory (PG)
1/27: Suicide Squad(PG-13)
2/3: Nerve (PG-13)

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Feb
2
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Glen Oaks Creators

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come to the Glen Oaks Library and create with us!
1/12: Cork Light
1/19: E-Textiles
2/2: Magnetic Slime
2/16: Watercolor Doodles

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Feb
9
3:30PM

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4:30PM

New Year, New You

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come ring in the New Year with some programs that start the year off right!
1/10: Art Journaling
1/17: Budgeting
2/9: Healthy Snacks


Feb
14
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Broken Heart Week: Black out Poetry

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Have you ever wondered if you could rewrite a book? Make up your own poem with someone else's words with black out poetry! Make your own art or poem using recycled books! Materials will be provided.


Feb
17
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Broken Heart Week: Movie - The DUFF

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

A high school senior instigates a social pecking order revolution after finding out that she has been labeled "The DUFF" - Designated Ugly Fat Friend - by her prettier, more popular counterparts.