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This Weekend at Queens Library

Enjoy your weekend at Queens Library with Christmas carols, percussion training, a book signing of “Fighting for the Dream” by Victoria Moy, a Bangladesh Independence Day celebration, and film screenings of “The Santa Clause” and "Dawn of the Planet of the ...

Introducing WhereInQueens.org

“Where in Queens” helps users connect to social services closest to where they are. It refers users to both public services and those from faith-based and community-based organizations. The site is free to access and use on any internet connected device.

Zendesk originally created the app for use in San Francisco.  ...

School is out, library is IN!

Free family-friendly fun is available all week long at your Queens Library. Check the program calendar for the full schedule.

 

The Children's Library Discovery Center adjacent to the Central Library in Jamaica is a wonderland every day, with hands-on science and math installations and surprise ...

Learn How to Code and Become a Tech Leader!

Have you ever wanted a career in the growing tech field but don't have the skills you need?

Join us at the Central Library on Monday, January 5 to find out how to apply for a great learning opportunity and a full scholarship!

Coalition for Queens (C4Q) is a local nonprofit dedicated to transforming the world’s ...

New Music for December

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 Lee Brice, Toni Braxton & Babyface, Johnny Winter, Dietrick Haddon, Chayanne, Twista, José James, and ...

New Library Hours as of Jan. 5, 2015

Beginning January 5, Queens Library will have earlier morning hours and later evening hours at every neighborhood library, to fit your busy schedule.

What's the best time to visit your Queens Library? Look here.

 

Sunday Concerts at Central: 29th Annual Series

Queens Library invites you to a series of free concerts featuring world music. Events take place on Sundays at 3:00 pm through June 2015 at Queens Central Library. 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica, NY 11432.
 

 

 

Hart & Soul
Sunday, January 4, ...

Dec
30
10:15AM

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11:30AM

Introduction to Computers for Adults (in Spanish)

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Would you like to know how to use computers and send e-mails to a friend or family member? These classes will teach: 1) An introduction to computers and how to use the mouse; 2) Fundamentals of Microsoft Word; 3) Navigating the Internet; 4) Creating your own email account. Preregistration is required.


Dec
30
11:45AM

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12:45PM

Introduction to Computers for Adults

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Would you like to know how to use computers and send emails to a friend or family member? These classes will teach: 1) An introduction to computers and how to use the mouse; 2) Fundamentals of Microsoft Word; 3) Navigating the Internet; 4) Creating your own email account. Preregistration is required.


Jan
5
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Introduction to Chair Yoga

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

Certified yoga instructor Flo Meyers teaches basic techniques and exercises that can be performed while seated on a chair. Participants are encouraged to attend all three sessions. Preregistration is required for each session.

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

Additional Dates


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Jan
5
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for the following films: 1/5 - "Touch of Evil" (1958, PG-13); 1/12 - "The Manchurian Candidate" (1962, unrated).

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

Additional Dates


Jan
6
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Center for Independence of the Disabled New York

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Representatives of the Center for Independence of the Disabled, in partnership with Queens Library, will provide information at various library locations throughout the month of January. The Center’s goal is to ensure full integration, independence and equal opportunity for all people with disabilities by removing barriers to the community's social, economic, cultural and civic life.


Jan
8
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Eat Smart New York

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Cornell Cooperative Extension offers this 8-seesion nutrition course as part of the Eat Smart New York and Emergency Food Assistance Program.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
17
3:00PM

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4:15PM

Connecting with Your Children

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Representatives from Queens/Long Island Counseling Services invite you to learn more on how to communicate and deepen connections between you and your child.


Jan
31
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Queens Memory in Sunnyside

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Share your Queens memories and get those family photos digitized for free! Queens Memory staff will scan your photographs, postcards and other memorabilia and save them to a thumb drive you can take home. Bring your materials and stories and expect to learn something new about your neighborhood!


Feb
16
6:00PM

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7:45PM

Open Mic Night

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Poets, writers, musicians, comedians, orators and everyone else are invited to share their talents every third Monday of the month at 6:00 PM. Share your talent!

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

Additional Dates