This Weekend at Queens Library

Join us this weekend for our final Broken Heart Week events, our all-day Lunar New Year celebration, homework help, family storytime, English conversation classes for children and adults, a public speaking seminar, science activities, arts and crafts, and much more! We hope to see you ...

Nominate Your Library for the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards!

How does your library make your community a better place? Here's your chance to share your story and tell us how your neighborhood library has made a difference in your life!

The Fourth Annual NYC Neighborhood Library Awards are accepting nominations now through March 13. Nominate your ...

Broken Heart Week Blog Takeover!

Today's Posts:

Humor and Heartbreak at Steinway

Finish Broken Heart Week with Opera and Flamenco!


Broken Heart Week is finally here—and it’s so big that it’s taking over the Queens Library blog!

You can find great posts on our blog examining the ...

Library Day in Albany!

Join Queens Library on Wednesday, March 1 to tell your State Senators and Assembly Members what your community library means to you!

We’ll be going to Albany to speak up about issues faced by community libraries, and you’re invited.

Register Now to attend Library Day in ...

Lauren Elder Dazzles With Broadway Classics!

Broadway performer Lauren Elder will bring us beloved and classic hits of love and loss this Saturday, February 18 at Central Library in one of the final events of Broken Heart Week!

Lauren Elder is an actress, singer-songwriter, and whistler who lives in New York City. In addition to her mastery of Broadway ...

Queens Hip Hop Pioneers Launch!

The official launch celebration for Queens Hip Hop Pioneers has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 23!

Curated by Queens Library’s Hip Hop Coordinator, Ralph McDaniels, with images taken by MFidel Photography, the Queens Hip Hop Pioneers exhibit shines a light on the DJs, MCs, artists, and historians that nurtured hip ...

Celebrate African-American History Month!

We hope you will join us at Queens Library this February for African-American History Month!

We're honoring a special selection of notable African-American writers on the Queens Library blog. Check our special blog post every week in February, starting February 3, as well as our social media channels!

All month ...

Free English Classes!

Are you a new American who wants to learn English or improve your English language skills?

You can learn English at Queens Library for FREE!

Join a supportive community of students and teaching professionals at our community libraries. Classes are available for Beginners and at Intermediate and Advanced ...

Free UPK at Ravenswood

Start the New Year right by planning for your child’s education!

Queens Library’s Universal Pre-K at Ravenswood will soon be available for children born in 2013.

Queens Library’s free UPK program offers outstanding pre-K education; free nutritious lunches and snacks; warm, friendly, highly qualified ...

Celebrate the Lunar New Year!

Xin Nian Kuai Le! Join us as we celebrate the Lunar New Year at Queens Library!

The Lunar New Year is a centuries-old tradition in China and several other Asian countries, and is a time to honor deities and ancestors, as well as make way for good fortune in the upcoming year.

At Queens Library, you can attend traditional ...

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