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Discover Your City With Culture Pass!

It's summer in the city and NYC’s libraries are making it easier for you to explore local museums, public gardens, and other cultural attractions for FREE with your friends and family!

Queens Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and the New York Public Library are excited to announce Culture Pass, a ...

Our New JBA Brochures

Every month, Queens Library’s Job & Business Academy (JBA) provides our customers with the technology training, small business help, and job-search assistance they need to succeed—all for free.

Now, it’s easier than ever to find out which classes are being offered. Just check the listings in our monthly ...

In Search of Earth’s Secrets: A Pop-Up Science Encounter

Are you curious about how our planet has evolved in the past—and how it is changing now?

Join us this summer and fall for a unique pop-up science exhibit where you will learn how scientists on board a research drilling ship are studying the seafloor’s core!

The JOIDES Resolution is a ship that drills into ...

Summer Reading: Libraries Rock!

Summer reading is here, and our theme this year is Libraries Rock!

We can’t wait for you to rock and roll with us at our music-themed events all summer long, from making your own instruments to sing-alongs!

Get your reading groove on this summer and track your reading progress through fun activities 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 ...

Summer Meals For Kids & Teens

For children and teens up to 18 years old, free, nutritious Summer Meals will be available from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

Meals will be provided Monday through Friday, from 1pm to 2pm, at 35 Queens Library locations. Enrollment is not required.

Queens ...

Summer Programs at the Library!

Summer Programs are in full swing at the Library! Come out to enjoy music, theater, and learning opportunities that are perfect for the family.

If the play’s your thing, don’t miss the chance to stop by and pick up free tickets to Shakespeare in the Park.

For an experience the entire family ...

Aug
16
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Creating with Electronics Series

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 28 openings

Learn to use LEDS, motors, sensors, and other components to make projects in this series. Beginners welcome!


Aug
16
5:45PM

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7:30PM

Designing with Illustrator

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.

Create projects with the guidance of an instructor in this series.


Aug
18
11:30AM

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1:00PM

Presenting with PowerPoint

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

Learn how to effectively use Microsoft PowerPoint to provide clear and concise presentations in and out of the workplace. Attendees will be prepped on the best practices when presenting with slide presentations and speaking with others. Please register for this program by following this link: https://queenslibrary.coursestorm.com


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Aug
18
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Photoshop: Light Effects

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

Learn the use of Light Effects in Adobe Photoshop CC.


Aug
20
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Excel: Advanced Formulas and Functions

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 13 openings

You’ve mastered the basics. Now learn to use more complex formulas and functions in Microsoft Excel.


Aug
20
5:45PM

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7:30PM

CSS Series

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.

Learn CSS in this series. Week 1: Getting Started with CSS. Week 2: Styling texts, links, and structures. Week 3: Managing the layout of a web page. Week 4: Wrap up project.

QueensbridgeMon, Aug 27, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM

Aug
23
5:45PM

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7:30PM

Intro to Video Editing with Premiere

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date August 23, 2018
Availability: 8 openings

Learn the basic navigation and layout of Adobe Premiere CC in this hands-on workshop.

QueensbridgeThu, Aug 30, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM

Aug
25
2:00PM

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4:30PM

3D Printing for Beginners

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 7 openings

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


Aug
27
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Excel: Advanced Formatting

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

Learn advanced formatting techniques in this hands-on Excel workshop.


Aug
30
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Create a Website with Wix

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 11 openings

Learn how to use Wix to create a free website that will suit your individual needs.


Sep
8
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Family Discovery Time

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

Calling future engineers, scientists, and computer programmers of Queensbridge! Caregivers and kids grades 3-6 are invited to the Tech Lab for a hands-on technology activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.


Sep
10
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Getting More from Your Google Account

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

You already use Google for email. Now learn what else your Google account can do for you, including calendars, maps, Google Drive, and more.


Sep
10
5:45PM

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7:30PM

JavaScript Series

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date September 10, 2018
Availability: 21 openings

Get familiar with JavaScript in this three-week series.
9/10: Getting Started with JavaScript
9/17: JavaScript Building Blocks
9/24: JavaScript Object Oriented Programming

QueensbridgeMon, Sep 17, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Sep 24, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM

Sep
13
5:45PM

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7:30PM

Intro to InDesign

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

Learn the basics of InDesign in this hands-on workshop.


Sep
15
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Intro to Computers

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

New to computers? Learn the basic parts and functions of a computer in this introductory class.


Sep
17
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Using Your Smartphone

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

Learn the basics of how to use your smartphone in this workshop. Make sure to bring your device!


Sep
22
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Introduction to Internet

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

Learn how to access and navigate the Internet. In this class, you will learn key terminology, use a web browser, and understand how to use searches and websites.


Sep
22
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Excel: Creating Charts and Graphs

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

Learn how to create charts and graphs in Microsoft Excel.


Sep
24
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Digital Photography Basics

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

Learn the fundamentals of taking great pictures and then use your skills to take photographs of the area surrounding Queensbridge Tech Lab. Please bring your camera or camera phone if you have one.


Sep
27
5:45PM

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7:30PM

3D Printing

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

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


Sep
29
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Introduction to Email

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

In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to create an email account, how to log on, how to navigate your email account, how to send and receive email messages, and how to attach documents.


Sep
29
2:30PM

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4:30PM

MS Excel: Using Formulas and Functions

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

Learn advanced methods to edit and manipulate data in the Key Formulas and Functions workshop. Learn the common and useful formulas to use with your data!


Oct
1
5:45PM

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7:30PM

Web Development: Backend Series

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.

Become familiar with servers and databases in this web development series.
10/1: Getting Started with the Terminal
10/15: Staring with Node/Express
10/22: Working with Databases 
10/29: Using Routes and Controllers
11/5: Wrap up and using package.json

QueensbridgeMon, Oct 15, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Oct 22, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Oct 29, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Nov 5, 20185:45PM - 7:30PM