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Glen Oaks

Annual StartUP! Business Plan Competition

The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s Annual Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition begins in September 2016. The competition gives entrepreneurs a chance to strengthen their business knowledge, learn about business trends and gain insights into starting and growing a business while also introducing them to the vast resources ...

Sep 12 @ 6:15 PM

Aug
1
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Teen Coloring

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We will provide the atmosphere and coloring supplies. Coloring is a new craze that promises relaxation, fun, and community. Get in the game and color your stress away!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
4
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Get in the Game: Spade Tournament

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Do you love Spades? So do we. Compete with your friends at Spades!

*Pre-register at Queenslibrary.org


Aug
11
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Get in the Game: Board Game Tournament

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Get in the game by playing board games. Find out who is Board Game Champion of Glen Oaks!

*Pre-register at Queenslibrary.org


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Aug
18
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Get in the Game: Video Games

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

You asked, we listened, and the X-box is coming back! Come play with the X-box one and get in the game with Glen Oaks library.


Aug
18
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Author Visit with Ayanna Bates

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join local author and poet Ayanna Bates as she discusses her book of poetry, "An Old Teen". Ayanna will lead a poetry writing workshop and discuss her experience as a self-published author.


Aug
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

#Booklove

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you love books? We do too! Come to the teen area to talk about the books you love. You might even find a new favorite!

*Part of the Read Down Your Fees program


Aug
26
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Summer Send-Off (End of Summer Reading Party)

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Say good-bye to Summer Reading with a party outside! Join us for snacks, music, and a proper send off to the summer. We will also be drawing raffle tickets for our summer reading prizes.

*Pre-register at Queenslibrary.org


Aug
31
2:00PM

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5:00PM

Practice SHSAT with Princeton Review

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Find out how you would score on a full-length practice test. You'll receive a personalized score report pinpointing your strength and weaknesses. Registration with Princeton Review is required. You can register at PrincetonReview.com or by calling 646-362-0628.


Sep
7
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Hump Day: Board Games

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

You made it to Wednesday! Come to Glen Oaks Library and enjoy some board games to celebrate.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
16
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Not Just A Teen Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Biweekly, we will be showing our favorite teen movies.
9/16: The Outsiders (PG)
9/30: The Fifth Wave (PG-13)
10/14: Hocus Pocus (PG)
10/28: The Avengers (PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Sep
23
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Make Your Own Locker Magnets

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Welcome back to school! Come learn how to personalize your locker and create magnets that will help you get organized.


Oct
21
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Teen Video Games

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

You asked, we listened, and we're having open video game time in the library.
Teens in grade 6 and up are invited to open video game time.