Central Library

"In Colors": Celebrating the Colors of Music and Autumn with Charles Duke

Charles Duke is an award-winning singer, songwriter, composer, and classically trained pianist residing in Harlem, NY. His music fuses soul, jazz, R&B, and pop styles with vivid lyrical imagery. Inspired by the quiet storm ambience of Sade and the neo-soul movement of recent years, Charles' music is one of melody and message. He is ...

Sep 24 @ 6:00 PM

Building Relationships in Business

This class will show how to build relationships through networking, foster partnerships in business, and get "buy in" from business acquaintances. To preregister, visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org or for more information, call 718-990-8625. The class code is JR310.

Sep 25 @ 7:00 PM

Job Search Strategies for the Mature Worker

Mature workers can face a struggle when it comes to searching for and obtaining employment. This class will define the mature worker, describe obstacles such workers may face, and explain how and where to search for jobs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call ...

Sep 26 @ 10:00 AM

Chess Club

An exciting program for children ages 7-12 to...rook out for! It's our chess club. Learn about this exciting and skillful game on Wednesdays. No registration required; however, space is limited so make your move!

Sep 26 @ 4:00 PM, Oct 3 @ 4:00 PM, Oct 10 @ 4:00 PM, Oct 17 @ 4:00 PM


Learn about the social media site that everyone is using, and how you can use it to stay in touch with loved ones, keep up with the news, and leverage your network for your job search! We will help you set up your new Facebook account and answer your questions. Basic computer knowledge, Internet skills, and a valid email account required.

Sep 27 @ 10:00 AM, Oct 25 @ 10:00 AM

Come to the Neighborhood: A Presentation from El Museo del Barrio

Founded in the 1960s, El Museo del Barrio has become a gem of New York City’s cultural scene. With a collection of over 6,500 artifacts, El Museo promotes an appreciation and understanding of Latin American culture and its rich contribution to the fabric of North America. The Central Library invites you to join us for a brief presentation ...

Sep 27 @ 11:00 AM

Health Benefits of Vegetarianism

Are you curious about vegetarianism? Maybe you've been a vegetarian for a few months, or even many years. Come by the library to learn more about how to eat a healthy vegetarian diet, the benefits of a plant-based approach to eating, myths and facts about things like protein, cooking tips, and tricks and answers to your burning questions.

Oct 1 @ 6:30 PM

Leaf Craft

This is an activity you will easily "fall" into. Join us for a leaf craft. Boys and girls ages 6-12 are invited to join us. No registration required, but space is limited so don't miss it!

Oct 4 @ 4:00 PM

Freeway of Love: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, and Roberta Flack

Emilie Surtees is an independent recording artist who writes, co-produces, & performs her original music all around her native New York and abroad. She also performs tribute shows at some of New York's top venues such as the Main Stage at BB King's Blues Club in Times Square, The Highline Ballroom in Chelsea, Cafe Wha? in the Village, ...

Oct 4 @ 6:00 PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Make your resume the best it can be in this workshop! Participants will learn about types of resumes, how to get started, what to include and not include, and tips for making a resume stronger.

Oct 10 @ 10:00 AM

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