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It's #BookTuesday!

Every Tuesday, Queens Library will introduce you to a great book!

Our #BookTuesday pick for May 30 is The Moth Presents All These Wonders: True Stories About Facing the Unknown.

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of storytelling phenomenon The Moth with these 45 unforgettable true stories about risk, courage, ...

Get Free Tickets to Shakespeare in the Park!

Shakespeare in the Park is one of New York City's most beloved summer traditions—and now you can get your tickets at Queens Library!

Free tickets to Shakespeare’s "Julius Caesar," performed by the famed Public Theater, will be available at Elmhurst Community Library (86-07 Broadway) on ...

African-American Music Month Celebration!

June is African-American Music Appreciation Month, an annual celebration of African-American music in the United States.

To help us celebrate, come to Langston Hughes Community Library on Friday, June 9 for a special performance by two-time Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Eric Roberson and his ...

31-Hour Open House at Corona!

Experience everything Queens Library has to offer!

We're staying up all night at Corona Community Library for our 31-Hour Open House, which will include a Poetry of Inclusion open mic with Queens Poet Laureate Maria Lisella.

Be sure to also join us for immigration workshops and legal assistance; ...

Our New Music For May!

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 physical and digital collections.

This month features music from The xx, Wyclef Jean, Fat Joe & Remy Ma, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Trey Songz, Aimee Mann, ...

Learn to Code & Transform Your Career!

Coalition for Queens (C4Q) is a local nonprofit that aims to create a tech community that is reflective of our society, with individuals from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences.

Access Code is a 10-month software development program offered by the Coalition for Queens that trains talented ...

Celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month!

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, and we're pleased to honor some prominent figures of Asian and Pacific Island descent that have made great contributions and added to the rich cultural tapestry of the United States.

We will feature notable people from a variety of professions and careers on our ...

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 ...

Malcolm Gladwell: We Can’t Let NYC Libraries Lag Behind

Thank you to author and critic Malcolm Gladwell for his new letter on behalf of our City's libraries!

"Since I moved to New York City 20 years ago to become a staff writer at The New Yorker, I've relied on public libraries," Gladwell writes.

"They are open and welcoming to all, from writers like ...

Queens Library is for Everyone!

The Everyone Campaign is exactly that: for everyone. Queens Library is a safe space for all, no matter where you come from, who you love, or what you believe.

In today’s political and social climate, many people in the communities we serve feel vulnerable and afraid.

As the hub of every community across the ...

May
31
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come in for a one-on-one computer session. Training is available for: Microsoft Office suite, email, Internet, Facebook, and more. Preregistration is required.

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

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Jun
1
12:30PM

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2:00PM

ESOL Conversation Group

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Join us for an ESOL conversation group.

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

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Jun
1
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Experienced or beginner, join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.

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

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Jun
2
4:30PM

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5:30PM

One-on-One Computer Class

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come in for one-on-one PC training. Preregistration is required.

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

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Jun
5
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Adult Crafternoon Monday Session 1

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

This is session 1 of creative crafts for adults. Adults use a variety of media to create crafts. Preregistration is required.

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

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Jun
12
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Adult Crafternoon Monday Session 2

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

This is session 2 of creative crafts for adults. Adults use a variety of media to create crafts.**Registration Required**

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

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Jun
15
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

We meet on the third Thursday of every month. Pick up a copy of the month's selection at the Circulation Desk and join us!

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

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Jun
19
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Zumba with Susy

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Certified Zumba instructor Susy Bustamante leads a four-session fitness class for adults.

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

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Jul
10
6:00PM

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7:30PM

No-Sew Patriotic Wreath

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

Petrice Wideman shows participants how to create this beautifully crafted, no-sew patriotic wreath that you can display on holidays or at anytime throughout the year. Space is limited and supplies are provided for up to 12 participants. Preregistration is required.


Jul
11
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Sewing Club for Clothing Repairs and Alterations

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Bring your clothing in need of alterations or mending.
Meet with other like-minded people.
Sharing sewing experience/ideas on how to re-purpose/fix those clothing.

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

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Aug
24
6:00PM

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7:15PM

Learn CPR

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

Help Save A Life! Receive valuable instruction on performing compression only CPR, use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), and use practice mannequins and watch-while practice video instruction for follow up practice. Call or sign up at the library or online at www.queenslibrary/events