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New Music Picks for February

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 J. Cole, Mikky Ekko, Hozier, Lupe Fiasco, Meghan Trainor, Nicki Minaj, Billy Talent, Bettye Lavette, Jazmine Sullivan, and ...

This Weekend at Queens Library

Queens Library has some great programs lined up for you this weekend! Attend a Women's History Month manga marathon; see if you're ready for the High School Equivalency exam; celebrate the Year of the Sheep with Chinese and Korean music, arts, and food; get free help with your taxes; and enjoy musical performances by Quintet and ...

New Books in Chinese

Looking for books to read in Chinese? Check out these new arrivals!

想讀到最新的中文書嗎?請看以下新書介紹!

 

 

 

永不拓宽的街道 / Yong bu ta kuan de jie dao, by Chen Danyan, 陈丹燕

 

雲來雲去 / Yun lai yun qu, by Lin Qingxia, 林靑霞

New Books in Spanish

Buscando libros para leer en español? Échale un vistazo a estos nuevos libros en español:

 

 

 

Las hijas de España, by Jean Plaidy

 

Alimenta tu figura, by Gill Paul

 

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Mar
2
1:30PM

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4:30PM

Tax Preparation Assistance

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

IRS-trained counselors will help you complete your 2014 personal income tax return. Bring a copy of your 2013 income tax return(s); all W-2, 1099 and other forms and documents for 2014; unemployment compensation statements; SSA-1099 if you received Social Security benefits; a photo ID for every person listed on the return; and Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents.

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

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Mar
10
1:30PM

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3:30PM

Broadway to Hollywood

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

We will be screening movies that started out as Broadway plays before hitting the big screen. Light refreshments will be served. 1/13 - "Jersey Boys," rated R; 1/27 - "Les Misérables," rated PG-13; 2/10 - "Mamma Mia," rated PG-13; 2/24 - "Phantom of the Opera," rated PG-13; 3/10 - "Chicago," rated PG-13; 3/24 - "Hairspray," rated PG (film to play to film).

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

Additional Dates


Apr
14
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Introduction to Chair Yoga with Irene Failenbogen

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

There's no need to bring a mat to this yoga class. Irene Failenbogen will teach you the techniques and exercises that participants can practice while seated in chairs. Space is limited. Preregistration is required. Please wear workout clothing and sneakers.


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Apr
15
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computers for Beginners

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

Learn the basics! No prior computer experience is necessary. Preregistration is required in person or by calling the library.


Apr
16
2:00PM

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3:15PM

Learn to Draw...or Learn to Draw Better!

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Adults will improve their drawing skills in a class led by instructor Jessica Wolff. All art materials will be supplied. Seating is limited; preregistration is required.


Apr
29
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Introduction to the Internet

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

Learn the basics, including how to search for and browse websites. Preregistration is required in person or by calling the library.