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It's #BookTuesday!

Queens Library receives new books every Tuesday — and every Tuesday, we'll introduce you to our latest featured book!

Our pick for #BookTuesday, May 5 is 99 Problems: Superstars Have Bad Days, Too, written and illustrated by Ali Graham.

Inspired by but not based ...

8 Days of NonStop Hip Hop

Celebrate hip hop history and culture with 8 Days of NonStop Hip Hop.  Programs will include music, history, photography, MCs, DJs, and family days filled with fun for the entire family.

Visit the web page for more information.

Free Digital Music!

Get free digital music on your own computer and/or device!

Freegal Music is a downloadable music and streaming service that gives patrons access to over 7 million songs in more than 100 genres in MP3 format, and 12,000 music videos, including Sony Music's catalog of artists. The collection is comprised of music from over ...

Mail A Book for the Homebound

If you can't come to the library, the library will come to you. Books, videos, and music delivered right to your doorstep, free. Choose what you like to read in large print, audio books, in the language you prefer. Find out more. Phone 718-776-6800.

May Music Staff Picks

Looking for new music? Look no further than your local Queens Library!

Every month, our expert staff will bring you the best of what's new in our collection.

This month features music from Reba McEntire, Darius Rucker, Belle and Sebastian, Big Sean, Björk, Maná, David Phelps, Matana Roberts, Ludacris and ...

New Books in Chinese

Looking for books to read in Chinese? Check out these new arrivals!

想讀到最新的中文書嗎?請看以下新書介紹!

 

 

 

請問侯文詠 / Qing wen Hou Wenyong: yi chang yu nei zai dui hua de lü cheng, by Hou Wenyong, 侯文詠

 

四十九日・祭 / Si shi jiu ri ji, by Yan Geling, 严歌苓

New Books in Spanish

Buscando libros para leer en español? Échale un vistazo a estos nuevos libros en español:

 

 

 

Diario emprendedor by Joshua A. Aguilar

 

El mejor medicamento, eres tú by Frédéric Saldmann

 

May
6
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Fairy Tales from Around the World

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

We'll read and discuss a different fairy tale from a different place each time we meet.

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

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May
11
4:00PM

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5:00PM

A Reptile "Edventure" with Erik Callender

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

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This fun-filled educational experience allows children age 6 and up the unique opportunity to see and learn about reptiles, amphibians and even some large insects from around the world.

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

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Jun
4
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Dragons and Dreams with Sciencetellers

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 will learn about the science of fire and ice in this spectacular adventure about a world where dragons are real and dreams come true—and only the daring survive to tell the tale!


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Jun
5
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Kids in the City: A Musical Concert with Carol and Ed Nicodemi

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

If your elementary school-age children love to sing and move to music, then they will have an unforgettable time at this interactive program with veteran performers and music educators Ed and Carol Nicodemi, featuring a combination of original and traditional kid-tested songs.


Jun
29
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Magic Show

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

We're celebrating Summer Reading with an interactive comedy magic show--and a real, live rabbit!