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Adult Coloring Get Together

Coloring is not just for kids! Join us to enjoy a relaxing and creative way to express yourself. We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils. Bring a friend and come join the fun!

Jul 24 @ 12:00 PM, Jul 31 @ 12:00 PM, Aug 28 @ 12:00 PM

Book Buddies

Read with a buddy! Tuesdays at 2 pm in the Meeting Room.

Jul 25 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 1 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 8 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 15 @ 2:00 PM, Aug 22 @ 2:00 PM

Adult Coloring Get Together

Coloring is not just for kids! Join us to enjoy a relaxing and creative way to express yourself. We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils. Bring a friend and come join the fun!

Aug 7 @ 4:00 PM, Aug 21 @ 4:00 PM

The Evolution of Bollywood

The Payalia Dance Company provides a performance of Bollywood dance, discusses the various dance styles and invites the audience to join in and learn some of the steps.

Aug 17 @ 6:30 PM

Jul
24
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Adult Coloring Get Together

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Coloring is not just for kids! Join us to enjoy a relaxing and creative way to express yourself. We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils. Bring a friend and come join the fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
24
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Coding Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come and check out Coding Club! Learn about introductory coding and most of all...have fun! This program is for children ages 8-14. Registration begins on June 19 in person. You must be able to attend all sessions!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
25
2:00PM

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2:45PM

Book Buddies

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Read with a buddy! Tuesdays at 2 pm in the Meeting Room.

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

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Jul
25
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Crafts for Grades K-3

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun summer craft. Tuesdays at 3 pm in the Meeting Room. Grades K-3 only.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
26
11:30AM

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12:15PM

Storytime

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and fun! Ages 18 months-3 years.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
26
2:00PM

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5:00PM

Fun and Games

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for games, movies and special programs. Wednesdays at 2:00 in the Meeting Room.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
27
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Summer Craft Grades 4-6

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun summer craft. Grades 4-6. Thursdays at 3:00pm in the Meeting Room.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
27
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Meditation Workshop Series for Adults

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Vajra Henderson teaches simple but effective techniques for transcending limitations and discovering your true potential, and shows you how to integrate these ancient and powerful techniques into your daily life.


Jul
28
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Teens & Tweens Summer Reading Book Talks

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Teens and Tweens will meet weekly to talk about the books they've read and hear about books other teens are reading. Hopefully we will be able to select a short story and make a dramatic presentation of it to the library at large by the end of the summer.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
28
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Teens & Tweens Summer Crafts

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Teens and Tweens will participate in moderately challenging crafts from 3-4 on Fridays in July and August.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
2
2:00PM

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5:30PM

Legal Advice for Homeowners

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Are you a homeowner in Queens with concerns about your mortgage, property taxes, homeowner's insurance, or water and sewage bills? Have you been served with court papers initiating a foreclosure action, or are considering bankruptcy?

A representative from The Legal Aid Society's Foreclosure Prevention Unit will be at the following libraries to answer your questions one-on-one:


Aug
3
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Books Into Film Book Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us on 7/6, 7/20, 8/3 and 8/17 for our Books to Film Book Club. Read the book at home and come watch the movie together! 2:00 in the Meeting Room.
7/6 - Coraline, Neil Gaiman
7/20 -Charlotte's Web
8/3 - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
8/17 - Matilda, Roald Dahl

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

Additional Dates


Aug
3
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for Hollis' newest club - learn to knit or crochet. Please bring your own materials - and ask a friend to join you!


Aug
7
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Adult Coloring Get Together

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Coloring is not just for kids! Join us to enjoy a relaxing and creative way to express yourself. We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils. Bring a friend and come join the fun!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
14
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Learn how to use Microsoft Word to create documents. Learn how to save and print your documents. Basic computer skills required. Sign up at the reference desk.


Aug
14
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Adult Book Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

We will be reading and discussing the following books on the following dates: "Black Man in a White Coat" by Damon Tweedy on May 15, "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan" by Lisa See on June 19, "When Breath Becomes Air" by Paul Kalanithi on July 17 and "The Rent Collector" by Camron Wright on August 14. Light refreshments will be served.


Aug
17
6:30PM

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7:45PM

The Evolution of Bollywood

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

The Payalia Dance Company provides a performance of Bollywood dance, discusses the various dance styles and invites the audience to join in and learn some of the steps.


Aug
25
2:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Theatricks by Phil the Magician

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Mr. Philip Levy will dazzle children with his Summer Magic show!


Sep
4
12:30PM

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1:15PM

Toddler Time

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Stories, songs, nursery rhymes and a coloring page. Ages 18 to 36 months.

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

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Sep
5
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Back to School Craft

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for a back to school craft!


Sep
6
11:30AM

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12:15PM

Storytime

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and fun! Ages 2-4 years.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
9
1:00PM

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4:00PM

Video Game Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us on Saturday afternoons to play Wii, board games, and more!

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

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Sep
15
3:00PM

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4:45PM

Monday Movie Matinee

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

9/11: "Everybody Loves Somebody"; 9/18: "The Fate of the Furious"; 9/25: "Chips"

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

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Sep
16
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Language Learning Group for Beginners in Spanish

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

Have you ever wished you could speak Spanish? Learn how to use Transparent Language Online and benefit from a 10-week group learning experience too! You will need a Queens Library card and a computer, tablet, or smart phone to access Transparent Language to do your weekly assignments. Bring your device to the first session for help in setting up your Transparent Language Online account. Space is limited and preregistration is required.

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

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Sep
18
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Computer Class for Adults

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Classes will cover basic computer skills, computer terminology and an introduction to the Internet. Please sign up at the reference desk.

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

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