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Broadway Lovers Can’t Miss This Surprise Performance!

Join us this Thursday, May 26 at Central Library in Jamaica, when Tony® Award-winning and Grammy®-nominated producer Van Dean will discuss his favorite musical moments and career highlights.

Dean's credits include "The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess," "Rodgers and ...

Apply For Google CS First Today!

Queens Library is offering a unique opportunity for kids to build their knowledge of computer science and coding!

Google CS First is a free program for children in grades 4-8 that increases access and exposure to computer science (CS) education through after-school, in-school, and summer ...

Join Us and Tell NYC to Keep Investing in Libraries!

We hope you can join us at your community library in May and June!

Our President & CEO, Dennis Walcott, will partner with our elected officials for Story Time, a chance for you to read with your kids and share the joy of learning with them.

And as the Mayor and the City Council negotiate their final ...

Only One Band Can Be the Best!

Many bands will enter, but only one will be chosen as the winner at Queens Library's 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands!

This year, the competition is fiercer than ever, and bands will rock out at the 2,100-seat Colden Auditorium at Queens College's Kupferberg Center for the Arts on Thursday, July 14.

Queens has ...

Share Your One Sentence Story For Libraries!

How has your community library affected your life? It’s a complex question, but all we need is a one sentence answer!

We’re asking our customers and supporters to share their one sentence about the library's impact on their lives.

You can visit the One Sentence Stories website at ...

Queens Library Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month! Several upcoming Queens Library events will honor Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in our borough, our city, and beyond, including our ongoing program series “Living Memory: The Culture and Heritage of Chinese New Yorkers.” Visit our Events webpage throughout the month for ...

Gracie Book Club: Rebroadcast of the "Bright Lines" Discussion

Congratulations to First Lady Chirlane McCray for hosting the first meeting of the Gracie Book Club on May 17!

She and her guests participated in a live stream broadcast discussion of Tanwi Nandini Islam's novel Bright Lines, moderated by author James ...

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 ...

May
26
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available Monday through Thursday, except holidays, for children in grades K-6.

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

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May
27
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Toddler Learning Center

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Bring your child ages 18-36 months for a little TLC! Play and learn with your child in a free, five-session workshop that will include toys, games, puzzles, and other items specifically selected to enhance a toddler's educational and physical development. Preregistration is required.

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

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May
28
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available on Saturdays for children in grades K-6.

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

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May
31
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available Monday through Thursday, except holidays, after school for children in grades K-6.

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

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Jun
1
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Toddler Story Time

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Please join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays. This program is for children and their parents or caregivers. Please preregister with the Children's Librarian. For children ages birth to 4 years old.

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

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Jun
4
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Playtime

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and under improve their reading and socialization skills during playtime.

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

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Jun
9
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Kids Can Cook, Too!

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

Children will chop, grate, blend and roll their way through a delicious seasonal dish. Together they will explore the joys of cooking, develop cooking skills, and understand different cultures through food.


Jul
11
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Summer Teen Time at Bellerose

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Summer Teen Time
Monday's @ 4:30PM for 6th-12th Grade
@ Bellerose Library (250-06 Hillside Avenue/718 831-8644

7/11- Library Scavenger Hunt & Summer Reading Sign-up!
7/18- Wii Time
7/25- Make a Cubee!
8/1- Get in the Olympic Spirit, Movie: “The Gabby Douglas Story”, (120 min, 2014)
8/8- Game Tournament (Board & Relay- have a friendly competition)
8/15- Life Size Jenga Tournament
8/22- Summer Reading Wrap-up: Video Game Tournament & Karaoke Party

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

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