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Now is a Great Time to Support the Queens Library!

Spring is an exciting time of growth and renewal—and a great time to give to the Queens Library Foundation!

The thousands of programs we offer are made possible by the generous support of donors like you.

Your gift today means we can continue to meet the needs of our diverse community.

With your gift, we ...

Public Budget Hearing April 19

Queens Library is preparing its operating budget for Fiscal Year 2019. The public is invited to find out what the Library’s funding priorities are and to provide input to the Library.

The Library’s public budget hearing will take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 6 p.m. at Queens Central Library, ...

One Book, One New York: Cast Your Vote!

Imagine all New Yorkers reading and talking about the same book at the same time!

The NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and New York Magazine have announced the return of One Book, One New York, the exciting city-wide initiative that brings book-loving New Yorkers together to read the same book at the same ...

Celebrate Earth Day at Queens Library!

April 22 is Earth Day, and we're marking the occasion with crafts, celebrations, movies, a time capsule, and more!

Join us for our special programs before and after Earth Day and help us raise awareness about protecting the planet we all call home (and have a lot of fun at the same ...

Celebrate National Poetry Month At The Library

April is National Poetry Month and we’ve got something planned for the poet in everyone.

We’ve gathered our list of recommendations from our collections, including books by poets and films about poets.

We also invite you to come to our poetry open mics and poetry slams, join in poetry writing events at your ...

Queens Library Magazine

The new issue of Queens Library Magazine is out now!

Queens Library Magazine combines great library-themed feature stories and two months' worth of information about our free programs, services, and special events, and it's available at your neighborhood library or ...

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 ...

Apr
19
2:00PM

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3:30PM

PowerPoint: Animating Presentations

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

Learn how to design your PowerPoint presentations. Call 718-990-8625 to register.


Apr
21
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Queensbridge Sewing Club

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Not required

Learn to use a sewing machine and make your own sewing projects with an expert teacher. Space is extremely limited. Register in person or by calling 917-378-5559. This program is made possible by a grant from the NYC Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications.

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

Additional Dates


Apr
23
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Word: Create a Table of Contents

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

Learn to automatically generate a table of contents in Microsoft Word. To register call 718-990-8625.


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Apr
23
5:00PM

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Web Development Bootcamp

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 19 openings

Learn to create fully functional websites in this six-week series. Participants are highly encouraged to attend all six workshops. No prior experience is required.

Weekly topics will be as follows:
Week 1 (April 2): HTML & CSS
Week 2 (April 9): JavaScript Basics & Functions
Week 3 (April 16): JavaScript Prototypes & Classes
Week 4 (April 23): AngularJS
Week 5 (April 30): NodeJS/Express
Week 6 (May 7): Putting It All Together

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

Additional Dates


Apr
26
11:00AM

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12:30PM

InDesign: Create an eBook

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 17 openings

Learn how to use InDesign to lay out and publish an eBook. Call 718-990-8625 to register.


Apr
26
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Presenting with PowerPoint

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 22 openings

Brush up on your publish speaking skills with this PowerPoint workshop. Call 718-990-8625 to register.


Apr
28
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Hashtag Workshop: Make Money with Social Media

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

#HipHopHacks will show you how to get your brand seen and making money on social media. Light refreshments will be served.

This program is made possible by a grant from the NYC Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications.


Apr
28
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Entrepreneurs and Industry Insiders Panel

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 37 openings

Join #HipHopHacks in conversation with entrepreneurs and industry insiders who have built businesses in technology, music, and beyond. Refreshments will be served.

This program is made possible by a grant from the NYC Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications.


Apr
30
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Excel: Advanced Tables

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 21 openings

Learn to create and use advanced tables in Microsoft Excel. Call 718-990-8625 to register.


May
5
1:00PM

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4:30PM

3D Printing for Beginners

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

With 3D printing, you can quickly make models, jewelry, prototypes, and more. Learn to use a 3D printer in this hands-on workshop.


May
14
5:00PM

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7:00PM

Hip Hop Hacks presents Arduino

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 29 openings

Learn to code with an Arduino board as taught by Hip Hop Hacks.


May
19
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Resumes

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

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. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For further information call 718-990-8625.


May
24
5:00PM

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7:00PM

3D Printing for Beginners

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

With 3D printing, you can quickly make models, jewelry, prototypes, and more. Learn to use a 3D printer in this hands-on workshop. Participants must attend both workshops.

QueensbridgeThu, May 31, 20185:00PM - 7:00PM

Jun
2
1:00PM

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4:30PM

3D Printing Project

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

You know the basics of 3D printing. Now learn more advanced skills in this hands-on workshop!