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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
29
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Super Spelling Bee

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 compete to show their skill in spelling. Prizes will be awarded! Preregistration is required.


Dec
29
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework Help is available Mondays-Thursdays, except holidays, for children in grades K-6.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
30
2:30PM

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3:15PM

Wintertime Story and Craft

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-5, with caregivers, are invited to hear a seasonal story and do a simple craft. Preregistration is required.


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Jan
2
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Picture Bingo

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-10 play the fun and simple game of Picture Bingo! Space is limited.


Jan
7
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Babies Sing and Play

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 12-24 months accompanied by caregivers learn simple songs and rhymes and play with educational toys and puzzles. Preregistration for the series is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
7
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Lego Building Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 get creative and have fun building with Legos.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
9
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Toddler Story and Activity Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2 to 3½ years, accompanied by their caregivers, enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft or coloring activity. Preregistration for the series is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
9
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Board Game Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 3-6 play a variety of board games.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
13
3:30PM

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5:15PM

Family Movie Event

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy these family-friendly, Disney-PIXAR films: 1/13 - "Monsters University" (rated G); 1/27 - "Brave"(rated PG).

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

Additional Dates


Jan
16
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Simple Games

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades K-2 play a variety of simple, fun board games and other games.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
23
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Pen Pal Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 2-5 improve their writing and spelling skills and make new friends who are not really that far away. Participants at Bellerose Library will write letters to participants at Windsor Park Library, and vice versa. Preregistration for the series is required.

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

Additional Dates