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This Weekend at Queens Library

It's the last weekend of the summer at Queens Library! We invite you to take an equivalency exam assessment test, attend a literacy workshop with your kids, learn about the college admission process (in Chinese), watch action-packed movies and enjoy some great musical performances, including classical music and Taiwanese campus folk ...

Advance Screening of Horror Movie "In the Dark”

Award-winning filmmaker and screenwriter David Spaltro, whose other credits include “The Cat’s Cradle” (2014), “Things I Don’t Understand” (2012) and “…Around” (2008), will present an advance screening of his new horror movie, “In the Dark,” on Wednesday, September 9 at ...

Peninsula Grand Re-Opening

It will be a fun and informative celebration for the community, local community organizations, Friends of the Library and library staff.

Come and join the grand re-opening celebration from Sept. 8 - 12.

Click here to download the brochure.

Register for Free UPK at Ravenswood

Registration for Fall 2015 is Now Open for Children Born in 2011 at Ravenswood UPK, located at 35-42 21st Street, Long Island City, 11106.

Queens Library Universal Pre-K offers an excellent curriculum based on HighScope and includes many other benefits: nutritious meals and snacks for the kids, engaging activities for ...

Nominate Your Librarian Today!

Librarians touch the lives of the people they serve every day. Has a librarian made a difference in your life? Have they inspired you, helped you achieve a personal or professional goal, been an invaluable community asset?

Now is the chance to tell your story—and pay tribute to everything they do!

The #I Love My ...

Register for the STACKS Afterschool Program

Developed by Queens Library, STACKS is a free after-school program for children ages 6-14.

STACKS was created to enhance your child’s learning experiences through structured and unstructured age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-aged children build their ...

An Alternate Path to the High School Diploma with the National External Diploma Program

  • Earn a traditional high school diploma from Long Beach High School
  • Flexible and confidential
  • Complete program in 6 to 12 months
  • Aligned with the college and career readiness standards
  • Work through online activities and with an advisor to complete your program
  • Work at home, ...

Lincoln Center Programs at Queens Library

Discover the magic of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in your neighborhood! Queens Library has partnered with Lincoln Center to bring FREE events to a library near you.

Lincoln Center Local offers live hour-long programs combining performance with a question-and-answer session in a dynamic, first-hand encounter with ...

Aug
31
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Our August classics are: 8/1 - "His Girl Friday" (1940); 8/10 - "White Heat" (1949); 8/17 - "Bullitt" (1968); 8/24 - "Papillon" (1973); 8/31 - "He Walked by Night" (1948)


Sep
10
5:30PM

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7:00PM

Preparing for Homeownership (in Spanish)

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Those contemplating buying their own house will hear about important issues to consider before purchasing: the responsibility of home ownership, the real costs of buying and owning a house, and
how to increase their ability to borrow.


Sep
14
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Our September classics are: 9/14 - "Duck Soup" (1933); 9/21 - "To Kill a Mockingbird" (1962); 9/28 - "Sunset Boulevard" (1950)

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

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Sep
14
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Open Mic Night

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Poets, writers, musicians, comedians, orators and everyone else are invited to share their talents onstage once a month.

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

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Sep
14
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Tenant Rights in Rent Controlled, Rent Stabilized and Unregulated Apartments

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Central Astoria LDC, which provides housing advice and assistance to the public, presents a workshop on tenant and landlord responsibilities; basic rights of tenants; rent, rent increases and rent surcharges; and complaint forms and procedures.


Sep
16
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

We will discuss Liane Moriarty's "The Husband's Secret."


Sep
19
3:00PM

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4:15PM

Steps to Self-Publishing

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Local author Joseph Cognard walks you through some self-publishing hurdles and gives insights on whether to self-publish or use a publishing house.


Oct
5
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Our October classics are: 10/5 - "It Happened One Night" (1934); 10/19 - "A Streetcar Named Desire" (1951); 10/26 - "The Pit and the Pendulum" (1961)

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

Additional Dates