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This Weekend at Queens Library

Join us at the Library this weekend for the soulful sounds of Vintage Bliss, a Korean Tea Ceremony, hints for dealing with back-to-school jitters, an open mic for all performers, free tutoring and creative writing help for kids, a back-to-school swap event, story time, arts and crafts, movies, and more! We hope to see you ...

Rockaway 31-Hour Summer Festival

Save the date! The Peninsula Community Library will be open for 31 hours straight, from 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 26 through 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 27.

Bring your friends and family for special story times, face painting, balloon animals, crafts, concerts, outdoor movies, yoga and meditation on the beach, a ...

Lincoln Center's Boro-Linc: La Casita

Lincoln Center and Queens Library have partnered to present Boro-Linc: La Casita, a free world-class performance and family workshop—right in the heart of Jamaica, Queens!

Join us at Rufus King Park on Saturday, September 9 for wonderful music and dance, and a chance to learn more about ...

Celebrate the Solar Eclipse With Queens Library!

UPDATE: Solar Eclipse glasses will be available only at our viewing events, and only for event participants, on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.

On Monday, August 21, a solar eclipse will be visible across the entire continental United States. For the first time in 99 years, no ...

Join Us on Our Mobile Library Tour!

Queens Library's Mobile Library will be touring the borough throughout the month of August.

Visit the Mobile Library to borrow books, sign up for a library card, and more!

Our stops will include public schools; a beach-side stay with special stories, songs, and rhymes; and a back-to-school event with State ...

Summer Programs For All Ages

Summer's almost over, but we've still got plenty of great things for kids, adults, and families to enjoy at the Library!

Join us at the Rockaway 31-Hour Summer Festival, see some unforgettable Culture Connection concerts, cosplay at our library ComicCon in Queens Village, ...

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 ...

Summer Meals For Kids & Teens

Summer Meals are here! For children and teens up to 18 years old, free, nutritious Summer Meals are available from now until Friday, September 1.

Meals are available Monday - Friday, from 1pm - 2pm, at 35 Queens Library locations. Enrollment is not required. Queens Library is honored to partner ...

Queens Library 2017 Gala

The Queens Library Foundation’s 2017 Annual Gala will take place on Tuesday, October 17, at the Queens Museum.

Nearly 300 supporters of the Library attended last year’s Gala to pay tribute to our special honorees and the Library’s mission and customers.

This year’s ...

Run the River with Queens Library!

Once again, Queens Library is partnering with the Randall’s Island Park Alliance for Run the River, a 5K fun run on Randall’s Island, on Saturday, October 28!

Now in its eighth year, you can run to protect the waterways, wetlands, and recreational areas of Randall’s Island ...

Aug
23
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun of Mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.

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

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Aug
23
2:00PM

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3:15PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun of Mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.

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

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Aug
25
12:30PM

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2:30PM

Matt Damon Matinee

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

August is Matt Damon Matinee Month. Adults are invited to screenings of these blockbuster movies starring Matt Damon. 8/4: "Good Will Hunting"; 8/11: "The Bourne Identity"; 8/18: "Jason Bourne"; 8/25: "The Great Wall". Bring your lunch and enjoy it while watching the movie. Seating is limited and available first-come, first-served.


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Sep
1
12:30PM

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2:30PM

Fast & Furious Matinee

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

September is Fast & Furious Matinee Month. Adults are invited to screenings of these blockbuster movies starring Vin Diesel . 9/1: "The Fast and the Furious"; 9/8: "2 Fast 2 Furious"; 9/15: "Fast Five"; 9/22: "Furious 7"; 9/29: "The Fate of the Furious". Bring your lunch and enjoy it while watching the movie. Seating is limited and available first-come, first-served.

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

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Sep
5
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Device Training

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Come learn about your everyday devices such as cell phones, tablets and computers.

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

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Sep
5
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Book Club At Mitchell-Linden: "The Target" by David Baldacci

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for a discussion of "The Target" by David Baldacci.


Sep
11
2:30PM

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4:00PM

ESOL Conversation Group

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for an ESOL conversation group. Practice your English-speaking skills through basic conversation. This group is for students with a basic knowledge of English.

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

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Oct
5
2:30PM

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3:45PM

A Classical Concert with Dr. Gennady Kupisok, Clarinet, and Dr. Olga Gurevich, Keyboard

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Classical works by Chopin, Brahms, Scarlatti, Tchaikovsky and Rimsky-Korsakov, among others, will be performed.