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Watch Great Films with Kanopy!

Get out your Queens Library card and sign up for Kanopy, the Library's newest on-demand video streaming service, where you can watch more than 30,000 classic movies, indie films, foreign films, and acclaimed documentaries!

You can stream films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion ...

Celebrate the Holidays at Queens Library!

Enjoy the holidays at Queens Library, with our special programs and events for kids, adults, teens, and the whole family, including holiday concerts, arts and crafts, holiday movie screenings, and much more!

Plus, you can view our collections of recommended holiday books and movies, available to borrow from your community ...

Double Your Donation: Give Today!

Nearly 1 million neighbors took advantage of more than 52,000 programs at Queens Library this year alone! Your support means that we can continue to meet our community’s needs in 2018.

A generous donor has provided a matching gift and hopes to inspire you to make a donation to Queens Library.

A gift of $25 means ...

Young Adult Literacy Program: Pre-Register Now!

Are you interested in getting your High School Equivalency, but not sure where to start?

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is here to help!

This program is open to students ages 16–24, and offers four days of classes per week, as well as one day of service learning and job shadowing to help build your ...

Donate A Coat at Queens Library!

This holiday season, Queens Library is participating in the New York Cares Coat Drive!

Queens residents can visit 46 community library locations to donate new and gently used winter coats that will be distributed to men, women, and children in need.

Last year, more than 100,000 coats were collected across ...

Dec
18
12:00PM

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1:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Dance Fitness

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Instructor Shirlyn Diego-Lucas teaches easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone your body. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

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Dec
18
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Puzzle Time for Adults

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Every Monday come by the Reference Desk and pick up a Crossword, Sudoku or Word Find puzzle.


Dec
18
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Becoming friends with Josef Weber, an old man who's particularly loved in her community, Sage Singer is shocked when one day he asks her to kill him and reveals why he deserves to die, causing her to question her beliefs--and to wonder if his request would be murder or justice.

Join us as we discuss Jodi Picoult's novel, "The Storyteller" which deals with secrets, guilt and the human capacity for extreme evil.


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Dec
19
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Adult Coloring Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Come join the new coloring craze! Some materials will be provided or you can bring your own.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
22
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Learn Beginning American Mah Jongg with Linda Fisher

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Learn American Mah Jongg with expert player Linda Fisher.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
26
2:00PM

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3:00PM

A Wildflower on Broadway

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

From the Broadway company of Motown The Musical, Angela Wildflower takes you on a musical journey through her favorite Broadway tunes: "Colored Woman" (Memphis the Musical), "I'm Here" (Color Purple), "Popular" (Wicked), Motown the Musical and more.


Feb
23
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Hypertension and You

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Nearly a third of adults in the US have high blood pressure. Come learn from the experts how you can prevent this illness and how you can manage it if you already have it. All are welcome!