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South Ozone Park
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South Ozone Park Library, located at 128-16 Rockaway Boulevard, will close on Friday, May 3 at 2pm for a roof replacement project.
We expect South Ozone Park to reopen in approximately 8 weeks.
Mobile  library service will be provided on Thursdays from 10am to 5pm, beginning May 9.
During the closure you can also visit the following nearby libraries: Lefferts, Ozone Park, and South Jamaica.

Aug
22
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Daily Crossword Puzzles

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Solve fun daily crossword puzzles at your favorite library.

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

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Aug
22
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mock Interviews

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

In these one-on-one practice sessions, you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. You must preregister for a one-on-one session.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

MS Excel Formulas & Functions

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

Learn to edit and manipulate data in the Using Formulas and Functions workshop. Learn the common and useful formulas to use with your data! Basic computer skills are required.


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Aug
22
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Introduction to Email (in Spanish)

Location: Flushing
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. It is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. To register visit the Flushing Library Cyber Center located on the 2nd Floor or call 718-661-1280.


Aug
22
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mobile Device Computer Classes

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Bring your Google Android or Apple IOS device and learn how to use it.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Beginner Yoga

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Jairo leads this fitness class where participants will practice beginning Vinyasa postures to warm up the body, bring flexibility to all muscles and joints, and wake up the nervous system followed by stretching exercises and ending with deep relaxation techniques. Wear comfortable clothing suitable for exercise; bring a yoga mat and a bottle of water. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

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

Join us each Thursday for songs, stories, and lap-sit rhymes. Babies from birth through crawling and their caregivers are welcome. Once they are walking they need to move on to Toddler Time. Registration is encouraged and can be done by calling the branch or going to queenslibrary.org the Friday before the program.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Ukulele Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come one, come all, ukulele fans. Bring your own instrument and play.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Chess

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play chess with your friends.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

French Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you speak French? Don’t forget this beautiful language! Join us at Club Français to talk about family, friends, and vacations; listen to music and songs; and discuss current events, art, films, cooking, and any other subject that might interest you. These will be real tête-à-têtes among friends.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Mother Goose Time

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

Join us each Thursday for songs, stories, and lap-sit rhymes. Babies from birth through crawling and their caregivers are welcome. Once they are walking they need to move on to Toddler Time. Registration is encouraged and can be done by calling the branch or going to queenslibrary.org the Friday before the program.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun and camaraderie of mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Daily Puzzles

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Boost your memory with challenging puzzles. We will make puzzles available to the community on a daily basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Diabetes Group Classes

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Not sure how to manage your diabetes? Want to learn more? Join our diabetes class with a certified diabetes educator and pharmacists. Those who attend at least six of the eight sessions will be given a $20 gift card to Trader Joe’s!
Each class will have
• Your blood pressure, glucose and weight checked
• A short and fun physical activity
• Topic of the week
• Diabetes drug class presentation
• Healthy food demonstration
• Group discussions

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Learn Windows 10 or Android Phones/Tablets - Bring Your Own Device

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Do you have a Windows 10 laptop or an Android phone/tablet? Would you like to learn more about these operating systems? Bring your Windows 10 laptop or your Android phone/tablet to receive one-on-one help. Registration is not required. Please call the Briarwood Library and ask for Mark, the Customer Service Specialist, at (718) 658-1680.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Microsoft Office for Beginners / Build Your Resume Workshop

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Adults are welcome to the Poppenhusen Library to learn Microsoft Office for beginners or get assistance in building your resume.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Bridge Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us and enjoy playing bridge at East Flushing Library.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

1:15PM

Sit & Think (Sudoku)

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come and do a Sudoku puzzle for fun or just refresh your math skills. All levels of difficulty are offered.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Paper Coloring

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Enjoy paper coloring for adults.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunch

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays from 1-2pm for free summer lunches for children ages 0-18. Meals are first-come, first-served; space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Meals & Music for Kids & Teens

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children 18 and under are welcome to enjoy a free lunch and music from 1 to 2 pm during the summer.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Meals and Fun

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Free summer meals for children 18 and under, plus fun activities like coloring, puzzles, and board games! Supplies are limited; first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

A Universe of Stories: Summer Meals - Lunch & Listen

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library at 1pm, Monday through Friday, for summer meals! Enjoy your meal while listening to audio books and shows that discuss outer space!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunches

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-18 may come for a free school lunch on weekdays during the summer. First-come, first-served; space is limited. Enjoy a watching a video while you eat.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals in Space

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Enjoy the NYC DOE's Summer Meals program while exploring the universe through movies, images, and music. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch for all children 18 years old and under. Summer Meals provided by NYC DOE.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Reading: Lunch and a Movie

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays for free lunch and a movie. Please note that lunch is provided by the Department of Education and is first-come, first-serve for children and teens only.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals At Poppenhusen Library

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer meal lunches at Poppenhusen Library for ages 0-18 years old Monday-Friday from 1pm-2pm June 27th-August 30th. Come to the library and nourish your brain and body while you read or enjoy various activities at the library this summer.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meal and A Movie Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Children can come for a free meal and to watch a movie.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Lunch Time Matinee

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a lunch time movie while nourishing your brain with free nutritious summer meal.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals & Movies 2019

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Children and teens are welcome to eat free lunch during the summer while watching a movie!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Movie Lunch

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy free summer meals for kids and teens with a movie!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Lunch

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

We will provide free summer lunch for all children and teens up to 18. Coloring and craft day included.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Reading: Music to Munch By

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join the library every day this summer at 1pm and take advantage of free lunch while gaining an appreciation for classical music. All families welcome. Meals are for children ages 18 and under.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Free Summer Meals and Fun

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer meals for children 18 and under plus fun activities like coloring pages, puzzles, and Friday movies.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chinese Open Mic

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Singing is one of the best ways to relieve stress. Group singing helps you make friends, build confidence, and find a sense of achievement. The Flushing Library and New Green Life Foundation presents the Chinese Open Mic to welcome you to sing with others. First-come, first-sing!
*Auditorium*

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Hollis All Star Stitchers - Knitting & Crocheting Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Whether you are experienced or just a beginner, come join the Hollis All Star Stitchers. You can create projects for yourself or donate to the community. Please bring your own materials if possible.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Meals at East Flushing Library

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Queens Library at East Flushing is honored to provide an essential summer service — FREE lunches for kids and teens all summer long. East Flushing Library will provide summer meals from Thursday, June 27 through Friday, August 30. Summer meals are open to all children, 18 and younger. Enrollment is not required. Free meals will be provided Mondays through Fridays from 1-2 pm. Please bring your child up to 18 years old to enjoy the healthy lunch food.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Reading Program: Lunch & Listen in the Library

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join us at the South Jamaica Library for lunch and storytime from outer space! All youth welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Movie Showing: "Finding Dory" (2016, PG)

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come watch "Finding Dory" (2016, PG) at the East Elmhurst Community Library!


Aug
22
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and free play with educational toys!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your projects. Please bring your own supplies.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

2:15PM

Daily Puzzle

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

The library makes puzzles available to adults every day.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come learn and practice English in this informal group; no registration necessary!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Remember Y(our) Connection/Tandaan Ang Ating Ugnayan: Filipino Wisdom in the Face of Climate Change

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

How do we survive and thrive in the face of climate change? In this exhibit, Filipino/a/x immigrants teach us about tapping into our resourcefulness, community power, resilience, hope, faith, and strength (lakas ng loob). Enjoy photos and video from interviews with Filipino/a/x immigrants, and learn about how the Fil-Am artist team engaged the community in this arts project.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Space Station Moon Fort Engineering Challenge

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Build a space station moon fort in this new engineering challenge at the Hillcrest library! We have over-sized foam blocks to create your fort on the moon! This program is for kids ages 4+.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Make Your Own Magazine

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children and teens are invited to create their own magazine compiled of reviews of books, comics, movies, video games, and more this summer for their friends and classmates.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Italian Club

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Do you speak Italian? Join us at the Italian Club to talk about family, friends, and vacations; listen to music and songs; and discuss current events, art, films, cooking, and any other subject that might interest you.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Grades 1-6

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

This is Summer Reading Club fun for school-age children in grades 1-6. Log your books and reading time. Meet new people, make new friends, and participate in fun activities.


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Book Buddies

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us to share a love of words. We're beginning a Book Buddies program where teen volunteers will read to younger kids. Join us as a reader or a listener!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Puzzle Hour

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Become a puzzle master! This program is for the whole family.


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Gaming on Laptops

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age kids can play games on laptops with library volunteers. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Fandom Fest

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Join us as we celebrate being a fan of your favorite books, movies, TV series, comics, and more for our Summer Reading 2019 finale.


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

East Flushing - Anyone Can Draw

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

For children and families who would like to draw for fun. All levels are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

PC Class

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Come for beginning computer lessons.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

VR Thursday

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Check out our library’s VR equipment for kids! Take a trip to space, try your luck at games, and watch VR videos.


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading Comedy and Magic Show with Adam Auslander

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join Adam Auslander in this fun-filled family literacy event that promotes reading in the summer. Children and their family will enjoy an hour filled with laughter and excitement.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Classic Movie Thursday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

8/1: "Light in the Plaza" (1962)
8/8: "The Rainmaker" (1956) Customer Suggested
8/15: "Ah, Wilderness" (1935)
8/22: "Dog Day Afternoon" (1975) Customer Suggested
8/29: "The Killers" (1946) Customer Suggested

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Douglaston Discovery Zone

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for fun after-school activities. Activities include problem solving, puzzles, coloring, games, and more for children in elementary and middle school.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Bowling for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a game of bowling!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Book Buddies (ages 6-8)

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Kids in grades 1-3, come and practice your reading with a teen buddy.


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Bookmark Making

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us at 2:30pm for our space-themed bookmark coloring program. We'll provide paper bookmarks, crayons, markers, and color pencils for ages 4-12.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

East Flushing Spring and Summer Toy Corner

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our Spring and Summer Toy Corner.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Recovery International

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Anxiety, fear, obsessions, anger, stress, depression: finding a way to cope is here. A Recovery International meeting is a safe, free, and confidential place to get help for these issues. All are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Break

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a rated G or PG movie during the Summer Break!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
2:30PM

--to--

4:15PM

Movies and Ice Cream Social

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Families with children and teens are welcome to cool off with a movie and ice cream!


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading Program 2019: Arts and Crafts by Sueli Zaquem

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

This craft program is for ages 3 and up.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Summer Reading: Take It With You Craft for Teens

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to join the Peninsula Library to make and take the craft of the day.


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Laurelton Math Club

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

The club will cover math topics from 2nd to 5th grade levels. The focus will be on developing problem solving skills. Students will advance their math skills through guided practice and assignments. All students from grade 2nd to grade 5th can join. Registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: "Sky Full of Stories" Puppet Making

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Teen storytellers, we need you! We have the supplies you need to design your own puppets and put on a show at the library. You can either tell your own story or retell a classic during our Summer Reading Party.


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Math Games for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-10 can learn math while playing games.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Summer Reading: Galaxy Crafts

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Make out-of-this-world crafts including a galaxy duct tape wallet and Star Wars origami. This program is for teens entering grades 7-12. All materials will be supplied.


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Summer Reading: Karaoke

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Students will sing and dance to popular, fun, and energetic music.


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Word Searches

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a different word search every day!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Seaside Movie Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us on Thursdays at 3pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Lego & Board Games Fun!

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-12, join us for some summer fun playing board games or building with LEGOs!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: The Force Awakens

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Become a Jedi master and make your own lightsaber!


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Reading Fair

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Have you completed your Summer Reading? Come to have some fun and play games at the Queens Public Library in Briarwood.


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Packet Homework Help

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Need help with your math or reading summer packets? Youth counselors and Teen Net mentors are here to help you out.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Stand Out in College Essays and Interviews: A Conversation with Dr. D'Urso

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join Dr. D'Urso for a conversation, including tips, about how to stand out in college essays and interviews. Dr. D'Urso is currently doing her residency at NY Presbyterian and mentors high school students on college applications, essays, and interviews for college undergrads. Come with your questions! Interested teens will have an opportunity to submit their essays for Dr. D'Urso's feedback.


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lego Challenge

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Can you complete our weekly Lego challenge? Maybe build a bridge, something that flies, or Lego pizza! You won't know unless you come in and pick a challenge. This is fun for all ages.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Introduction to Google Docs For Adults and Teens

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Tired of losing your work on Microsoft Word? Want a better way to type your papers without losing them? Come join us at East Elmhurst Library for a crash class on Google Docs!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Celebration for Children Entering Grades 3-6

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Join our summer reading celebration for those entering grades 3-6. We will have games and awards.


Aug
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Space Trivia

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join us for space trivia for kids.


Aug
22
3:15PM

--to--

4:45PM

Granny Square Crochet Club

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Please join our crochet club. Although there will be lessons for the beginners, we invite crocheters of all skill levels to join us. Please bring yarn and a crochet needle.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:15PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chess Club for Beginner's

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Come play chess!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bookcycle Storytime

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Get out and enjoy the nice weather with a storytime and sing-along on the lawn at Murray Park! The Queens Public Library Bookcycle will be there for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books! All ages are welcome. In case of inclement weather storytime will be held at the Court Square Library.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Stuyvesant Tutoring 2

Location: Forest Hills
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 22, 2019

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free ELA and Math tutoring to children entering 2nd to 5th grade. Preregistration is required as space is limited and tutors work with small groups. Sign up in person at the children's reference desk starting June 11. Children should be able to attend all eight sessions.


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Arts & Crafts

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Children in grades kindergarten to 6, come join us and create beautiful crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Alien Invasion in a Box

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Teams ages 6-11 have 30 minutes to dress up one of their teammates as a space alien using only what is provided in a box of stuff. They must also write a brief description of the alien, their home planet, and why they have come to earth. Descriptions will be read to the group during the alien invasion while you show off your newly created alien!


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Party and Film

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for our end of Summer Reading party! We will be screening "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (2018, PG), giving out summer reading certificates, and other activities.


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: End-of-Summer Festival

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for games and snacks to celebrate the reading we've done this summer!


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Game Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Join us as we play board and card games on Game Time.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

YA Summer STEAM Workshops

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us in the Teen Space for a summer of STEAM, each week on Thursdays at 3:30 PM, we will be tackling a different subject from Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. Discover fun and investigative topics such as forensics science, 3D printing, decorative designing, and much more. Space is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. All teens 12 through 19 years old are invited to join.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Bookcycle Craft

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Get out and enjoy the nice weather with a simple craft on the lawn at Murray Playground! The Queens Public Library Bookcycle will be there for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books! The craft will be best suited for ages 2 and up. In case of inclement weather storytime will be held at the Court Square Library.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Laurelton African American History Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

The Laurelton African American History Club aims to expose students to the rich heritage of African Americans and to support them in their own academic and personal growth as black citizens thriving in a global world.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Coding Club

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8 and above will learn how to code using Scratch. Registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Music

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and dance with our Wii music.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Karaoke

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

It's time to sing at the library! This program is for grades K & up.


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Storytime

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Let's read picture books together!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Minecraft: Coding Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our Minecraft coding club.


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Craft Time

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Ages 6-12, have fun with a craft!


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Minecraft Coding

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for Minecraft coding.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

This is a time for chess play and instructions for kids ages 6-12.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Youth Justice Court

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Hey teens! Are you interested in finding out more about the civic opportunities for young adults in the borough of Queens? Are you looking to study or start a career in criminal justice? Well, we have the perfect program for you! Join the Far Rockaway Teen Youth Court. Learn the rules of the law and the roles and responsibilities of the various people who work in the judicial system such as law enforcement officers, judges, clerks, attorneys, and much more!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Force Awakens!

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Become a Jedi and make your own lightsaber! Ages 5+.


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Lego Building Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-10 years can have fun being creative with Legos!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Ages 8 and up, come to the Briarwood Library to play a game of chess.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Bingo for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Will you be the lucky winner to yell “BINGO!”? Come for an hour of fun and test your knowledge while playing Bingo.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Legomania!

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Calling all families who love Legos! Make a Lego mask, build with Legos, play a Lego board game, play Lego ski-ball or Lego memory match, and more! This program is open to families with children up to 11 years old.


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Documentary Club

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Come watch an interesting documentary every week with a discussion afterwards!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Movie Showing: "Galaxy Quest" (1999, PG)

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Astoria Library goes to the movies! Come watch a screening of "Galaxy Quest" (1999, PG). We speak movies.


Aug
22
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Comedy Magic Show with Adam Auslander

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Join Adam Auslander in this fun-filled family literacy event that promotes reading in the summer. Children and their families will enjoy an hour filled with laughter and excitement.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading: Hour of Code Club

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Come use our laptops for our Hour of Code gaming session! This club will focus on understanding how coding controls everything on computers & technology through gaming. This program is for kids ages 7+.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Game Day at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids have fun playing board games and lots more!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Crochet Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles, and yarns ready! Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves, and other cozy things for your friends and family. Beginners are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Tabletop Gaming: Project Powerpunk

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us at Kew Gardens Hills for our first tabletop role playing game campaign! Project Powerpunk is a cyberpunk adventure game currently in beta testing and we'll be among the first players. Ages 14+ are welcome to join us in exploring this exciting new world. Registration is not required, but space is limited. You are encouraged to attend all sessions as existing players will be admitted first. Please note the first two sessions begin at 6pm and the following at 5pm.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Giant Size Chess Board

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come play on our giant chess game board with giant chess pieces including 25 inch tall kings.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Chess Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come join our ongoing Chess Club every week on Thursdays. Anyone who is interested is welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:30PM

--to--

6:15PM

Summer Reading Program: Cookie Book Club

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join us at the South Jamaica Community Library for our monthly Cookie Book Club. This event is appropriate for 3rd-6th graders.


Aug
22
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading: Summer Movie Nights

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Can’t get enough of everything ‘space’? Kids ages 7 and up and their caregivers: Join us in July and August for the following movies that are ‘out of this world’!
7/11: "Monsters vs. Aliens" (7+)
7/18: "Mars Needs Moms" (7+)
7/25: "Flight of the Navigator" (10+)
8/1: "Battle for Terra" (8+)
8/8: "Treasure Planet" (9+)
8/15: "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" (8+)
8/22: "Batteries Not Included" (10+)


Aug
22
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Experienced or beginning meditators are welcome to join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading Kids' Movie

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Children are invited to join us for the screening of our Thursday night movie.


Aug
22
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Practice your chess skills with other adults.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come and learn the tactics needed to dominate your friends in chess at the Children's Library Discovery Center!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

English Intermediate - Daily Topics - Conversation Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our English Intermediate - Daily Topics - Conversation Group! No registration required!


Aug
22
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Creating a Logo with Illustrator

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

Learn fundamental Illustrator tools of modifying shapes and tracing images to create your own custom logo. Your logo can be 3D printed afterward. Beginners are welcome.


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Total Body Conditioning Class for Adults

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Zarina leads this fitness class designed to assist with your daily activities, from lifting shopping bags to climbing the stairs and pushing the carts. Using your own bodyweight, we will incorporate moves like squats and lunges that will build muscle, gain strength, and burn calories. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Zumba for Adults

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Annette leads this fitness class designed for adults that includes a combination of high and low impact aerobics and incorporates dance moves to the beat of salsa, merengue, and a variety of music. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Pajama Storytime!

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Feel free to wear pajamas to this family storytime and bring your favorite stuffed animal.


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Summer Movie Nights with Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Please join Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman as she hosts movie nights at three libraries:

Rosedale
Thursday, June 27 6PM-8PM: "Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse" (2018, PG)
Thursday, July 11 6PM-8PM: "Incredibles 2" (2018, PG)

Laurelton
Thursday, July 25 6PM-8PM: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)
Thursday, August 8 6PM-8PM: "Hotel Transylvania" (2012, PG)

Central
Thursday, August 22 6PM-8PM: "A Wrinkle in Time" (2018, PG)


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Summer Reading Club '19: Come Explore Arts & Crafts

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us this summer for our ongoing adult arts and crafts classes where we explore with needle crafts, painting, drawing, collage work, and more.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Summer Reading: Thursday Nights in the Garden

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Have fun with friends and family in the Ridgewood Library garden!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Knit and Crochet Circle

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Have you ever wanted to learn how to knit? This is a beginner knitting class for anyone interested in learning the craft. Learn to knit, get help with projects, and share patterns and techniques. Gather and socialize with others who share your interest as you work on your projects and perhaps gain a few tips and tricks! We have some supplies, but please bring your own if you have them.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

6:45PM

Summer Reading: Twilight Tales

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 5 years and their parents or caregivers will listen to classic stories, old and new, and learn songs and finger plays. We'll also make a quick craft. Feel free to wear your slippers and pajamas, and please bring a flashlight. Space is limited.
July 11: Starlit Night in a Cup Craft
August 22: Make Your Own Telescope


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Summer Gardening and Crafts

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Calling all garden lovers! Families are invited to join us for a weekly gardening and craft program. The gardening club will meet every Thursday at 6:00 PM. Each week, we will plant seeds and create an easy garden craft to take home.


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Meet the Author: "Minding the Helm: An Unlikely Career in the U.S. Coast Guard" by Kevin P. Gilheany

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

As a boy growing up in New York City, Kevin P. Gilheany had two dreams: to join the Coast Guard and to play the bagpipes. Join us as he discusses his diverse and eventful twenty-year career in the Coast Guard and how he fulfilled his other childhood dream by founding the U.S. Coast Guard Pipe Band.


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Writers' Group

Location: Windsor Park
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.

We meet to share and discuss our writing.

Windsor ParkThu, Sep 19, 20196:00PM - 8:00PM
Windsor ParkThu, Sep 26, 20196:00PM - 8:00PM

Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

All Summer Math Review for Students Grades 7-11

Location: Fresh Meadows
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.

Students from Stuyvesant High School Math Team will provide math help. Please call 718-454-7272 or visit the library to register. Select one review group: general review, SHSAT, SAT, or American Mathematics Competitions. Walk-ins will be taken if space is available. This is for teens entering grades 7-11 only.


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Moving for Life

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Moving for Life is a scientifically based self-care fitness program using gentle warm-ups, light aerobics, and targeted strengthening in a way that is fun and enjoyable for all! Workouts can be done seated or standing. You are encouraged to do what is comfortable and modify based on your energy, range of motion, or fitness level. We start where you are, so don’t worry if you haven’t been moving in a while. All are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Board Games featuring Scrabble and chess

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for various board games featuring Scrabble and chess. No registration necessary.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Learn Chinese

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

This is a beginning Chinese class.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Sewing Basics

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Exercise your crafty side with sewing techniques for various projects.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

NYC Open Data 101

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

Want to know more about how your local government and city agencies work? Curious how you can use open data to better understand and advocate for change in your community? Join us for this introductory workshop to learn how to access, filter, and analyze information about your neighborhood from New York City’s open data platform.


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Table Tennis Club

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Play table tennis at the library. Whether you are a beginner or advanced player, you will have a ball (no pun intended; just kidding, pun intended).

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Princeton Review Specialized High School Information Session

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Are you confused about the specialized high school exam? Join the Princeton Review as they go over the ins and outs of the specialized high school exam and application process.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

English Conversation Class

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for an ESOL conversation group. Practice your English-speaking skills through basic conversation.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

NHS First-Time Homebuyers' Workshop

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the NHS First-Time Homebuyers' Workshop.


Aug
22
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Beginners' Computer Class

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Adults are introduced to basic computer programs: the Internet, email, and Microsoft Word.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Nora leads this fitness class that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardio fitness and mobility and to tone the body. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Bowling

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and bowl with us!


Aug
22
6:30PM

--to--

7:15PM

Summer Reading: Twilight Tales

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 5 years and their parents or caregivers will listen to classic stories, old and new, and learn songs and finger plays. Each week, a different parent/older sibling will read to the group. Feel free to wear your slippers and pajamas, and please bring a flashlight. Space is limited.


Aug
22
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Yoga for Adults with Dorothy Ng

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Certified yoga instructor Dorothy Ng teaches basic yoga techniques and exercises. Bring a mat and wear workout clothes. It is recommended that you do not eat for three hours or drink for one hour before class. Space is limited and available first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Open Mic

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Performers are invited to share their talents in a five-minute presentation of either poetry, written word, music, comedy, or spoken word. Spectators are also welcome.


Aug
22
8:00PM

--to--

9:00PM

After-Hours: A Short Story Discussion Group

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bonnie Sue Pokorny moderates this teleconferenced evening short story discussion group. First-time callers, please contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers and to receive a copy of the story we will be discussing.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Chinese For Travel

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Dr. Dave Wang will introduce you to the basic language you will need to eat, live, and get around in Mandarin-speaking countries. Since this is a language course, we recommend taking this course with a friend or group of friends. Practicing with others by speaking the language will help you learn it more effectively. Additionally, Mandarin is a tonal language, which means that in order to truly master it, you will need to say the words out loud!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

ESOL Intermediate

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for intermediate ESOL.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

World History: 1492

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Kathy Cohen leads this teleconference history discussion group. She will be discussing the year 1492 in two sessions. First-time participants please contact Mail-A-Book for access numbers: 718-464-0084.


Aug
23
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Whitestone Korean Book Discussion

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Join us for our Korean book discussion.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We meet weekly to play this popular word game. Please bring your own Scrabble set.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-24 months and their caregivers listen to stories and nursery rhymes, sing songs, use scarves, shakers and drums, and enjoy free play.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Picture Book Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 and under and their parents or other adult caregivers are welcome for storytelling, music, and games. This program runs all year long.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Kickoff to Kindergarten

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Parents and other caregivers can help young children learn the key skills they need to be successful in school well before they start kindergarten. During eight weekly sessions, early childhood teachers will teach and coach parents and caregivers how to use book reading, games, and hands-on activities to help build the most important language skills. Preregistration required. Space is limited. Sign ups start Monday, June 3.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mommy and Me

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for playtime with arts and crafts for toddlers ages 1-3.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Playtime

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a fun toddler playtime for 1-3 year olds with caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Storytime

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Please join us for stories, songs, and toys. This program is for children ages 0-6 and their parents or caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Feel the Breeze Program for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1 to 5 will play with fun, interactive toys that will make them feel a nice breeze. They will learn about wind.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Storytime and Me

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children between the ages of 8 months to 18 months and their caregivers are welcome to enjoy a storytime and activity time together.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

4:30PM

One on One Technology Assistance

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Do you have a phone, table, laptop, gadget or device you need help with? Bring it in to get one-on-one help. Or practice on our in-house computers. Registration is required. Please call Hillcrest Library and ask for the Customer Service Specialist at 718-454-2786.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers are welcome to join us for a simple craft followed by stories, songs, and finger plays.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

1:00PM

Knitting & Crochet Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Knitters and crocheters, if you are looking for a place to share your "purls" of wisdom and experience, please join us. Bring your own material.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

MS Excel: Using Formulas & Functions

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

Learn to edit and manipulate data in the Using Formulas and Functions workshop. Learn the common and useful formulas to use with your data! Basic computer skills are required.


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Toddler Time is a storytime for children ages 2 to 3. Weekly sessions encourage literacy with simple books, rhymes, finger plays, and songs.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

A Universe of Stories - Babies & Books

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

You are your child's first teacher. Enjoy our wide variety of board books, nurture preliteracy skills, meet up with other caregivers, and discover the joy of reading with your baby at the library! This program is for infants ages 6-17 months.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Art

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Join us for an out-of-this world storytime followed by a simple arts and crafts project for toddlers and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading: Picture Book Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Bring your kids to picture book storytime and get ready to dance, sing, and hear some great stories. There's even a fun craft at the end! This is recommended for kids aged 3-6 years.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Music Fun

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

This is an interactive program involving instruments, songs, and music for children ages 1-3 and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Baby Storytime

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, knee-bouncers, and simple books with your baby at baby storytime. This program is recommended for ages 0-24 months.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Microsoft Word Computer Class

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come learn how to use Microsoft Word to create documents and letters for daily use.


Aug
23
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Knitting & Crochet Group

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

If you like to knit and crochet, the library invites you to meet up and share techniques and patterns with one another. You must bring your own supplies.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time and Preschool Stories

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun for toddlers and preschoolers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: STEM Storytime

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Children in pre-K to grade 1 are invited to join us weekly for a story and various STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities. This fun and hands-on program will include a read-aloud of a popular children's picture book along with a STEM craft and activity.


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Summer Reading: Friday Family Films

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Don't know what to do this summer? Visit the Queens Library at Hillcrest every Friday 11am to 2pm for a different family film each week. Light refreshments are permitted.
(Films subject to change based on availability).


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Baby and Me

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Babies (3-17 months) and their parents and caregivers are welcome to join us for bounces, nursery rhymes, stories, and more!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

21st Century Tech Tools

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us this summer to learn about the 21st century tech skills you've always wanted to learn how to use better. This eight-week series led by one of our staff will feature a flexible curriculum that's based partially on the tools you want to learn more about. Registration is not required but please pick up a survey starting June 1 to fill out your interests at the adult reference desk.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: Family Playtime

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 3 years and their caretakers can enjoy bonding, doing finger plays, singing, dancing, and throwing and catching bean bags. Registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Come and join Mrs. H for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Family Storytime

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Families with children ages 2-5 are invited to participate in our space-themed summer reading storytime. Sessions includes stories, songs, finger plays, movement, dancing, and crafts!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

One-on-One Sessions: Download and Print from Google Docs and Email

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

Come in and get one assistance with learning how to download and print from Google Docs as well as your email! (Hotmail, Yahoo, Google, etc.) Space is limited. To register visit Flushing Library Cyber Center located on the 2nd Floor or call 718-661-1280.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

One-on-One Computer Basics

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

We are offering 30-minute one-on-one computer training, available by appointment. Participants are limited to three sessions per day. Sign up for classes at 11am, 11:30am, or noon.


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Friday Board Games

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Join us at the St. Albans Library for a day of fun playing various board games.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading Teen Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Join us for our teens' summer reading time. We'll be doing crafts, talking about books, playing games, and more!


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Typing Challenge

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Get ready for next school year and challenge yourself, friends, and the librarians to improve your typing skills.


Aug
23
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Explore Play

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-3 and their caregivers can enjoy an exploration play session after our Toddler Time/Toddler Music Fun program on Wednesday and Friday mornings.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs, stories, and finger plays every Friday for babies from birth to crawling!


Aug
23
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Toddler Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs for children ages 18 to 36 months and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Super Space Storytime!

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for our space-themed storytime! All ages are welcome. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Baby and Me

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Babies (ages birth up to 1 year) and their caregivers will enjoy a lap-sit program consisting of stories, songs, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Come and join Mrs. H for songs, finger plays & simple story books for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Do you have a gadget or device that you are having issues with or need help with? Bring your device to the library and get one-on-one help! To make an appointment or if you have any questions please call Poppenhusen Library at 718-353-8894.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Please bring your own Scrabble set, and enjoy the game with your new friends.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
12:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Be Ready for the Upcoming School Year: Math Workshop

Location: Laurelton
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.

Acquiring skills in math is extremely important. Most careers and jobs require knowledge from this subject. This workshop will prepare students for their upcoming year in math. The workshop will also address some topics that are essential for learning. This workshop is for students who are in grade 6 and under.

LaureltonMon, Aug 26, 201912:00PM - 3:00PM
LaureltonWed, Aug 28, 201912:00PM - 3:00PM
LaureltonFri, Aug 30, 201912:00PM - 3:00PM

Aug
23
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

One-on-One Technical Assistance for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with downloading our apps, navigating our website, or surfing the Internet? Do you have a phone, table, laptop, gadget, or any device you need help with? Bring it in to the Customer Service Specialist desk and get one-on-one help. Please sign up at the customer service desk.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
12:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Canasta Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come play or learn the game.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Golden Globe Winners Matinee

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

August is Golden Globe Winners Matinee Month. Join us for screenings of these blockbuster movies.
8/2: "The Exorcist" (1973, R)
8/9: "Scent of a Woman" (1992, R)
8/16: "Argo" (2012, R)
8/23: "La La Land" (2016, PG-13)
8/30: "Rocky" (1976, PG)
Seating is limited and available first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
1:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Reading BBQ

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Say goodbye to summer reading with games, crafts, and BBQ! The South Jamaica Community Library will be celebrating everyone that worked hard this summer and participated in our reading program.


Aug
23
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Movie Showing: "The Lego Ninjago Movie" (2017, PG)

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come watch "The Lego Ninjago Movie" (2017, PG) at the East Elmhurst Community Library!


Aug
23
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Whitestone Mahjong Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Interested in playing Mahjong or learning how to play? Sign up by calling 718-831-8644.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Teen Art Studio With Ms. C

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Do you know a teen or tween who loves to draw or would love to give art a try? If so, join us at the Teen Art Studio at Laurelton library this summer for a free, fun, art experience from July 9th - August 30th, every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. Learn how to create colorful landscapes and portraits. Space and supplies are limited so please register at the reference desk or give us a call at 718-528-2822.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Drop-in Activities for Teens

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Drop in on Fridays in the summer to make a different activity week!
Light refreshments are permitted during these sessions.


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Film Friday

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

End the month with a family-friendly film for ages 5-12.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Book Buddies

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Partner with a book buddy this summer to read something new.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Film Festival Fridays

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

We show classic and independent films every Friday. Please call Bay Terrace Library at 718-423-7004 for titles.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Teen Movie Fridays

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Teens, come join us and watch some of the biggest, best films to kick off your weekends this summer! (All movies PG-13)
Schedule:
7/5: "Spider-Man: Homecoming"
7/12: "Captain Marvel"
7/19: "Aquaman"
7/26: "Shazam!"
8/2: "Avengers"
8/9: "Avengers: Infinity War"
8/16: "Solo: A Star Wars Story"
8/23: "The Force Awakens"


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Spanish Workshop

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

This workshop is designed to teach children beginner level Spanish.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Typing for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Using the computer, children will learn the basics of typing and how to gradually increase their typing speed. There are only 10 spaces available.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Teen Space Craft

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Teens will participate in fun, creative activities that are designed to show them how the galaxy works.


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for a movie.


Aug
23
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Author Talk & Paint Party

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Author and artist Raynelda will read the story Kandi and the Fox to children ages 6-10 years, before a guided paint party.


Aug
23
2:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Game Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for an afternoon of checkers, chess, Connect Four, Jenga, jigsaw puzzles, mancala for kids, Monopoly, Scrabble, World Hangman, Yu-Gi-Oh, and more! This program is for children ages 3 and up, including teens.
and adults. Registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Coding for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join us as we learn the basics of coding and play some computer games!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

End of Summer Reading: Space Scavenger Hunt!

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate the end of Summer Reading with a space-themed scavenger hunt! At the end of the program, we will hand out children's summer reading certificates.


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Program: Maker Cart

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join other students in creating fun and engaging maker projects with our STEAM mobile Maker Cart.


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Out of this World Explorations

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Each Friday we’ll explore outer space through arts, crafts, and more!


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Jenga Fun

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Grades K and up, join us to play Giant Jenga and regular Jenga!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Table Top Gaming & Chess

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join Fresh Meadows in our Funday Friday with gaming.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Friday Kids' Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12, join us for a variety of fun activities each week: knitting, arts and crafts, board games, Legos, and much more! Parents, grandparents, and other adult caregivers are encouraged to join the activities!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Fun Fridays!

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for board games, card games, and more every Friday. Toys will be available for preschoolers too.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday Movie Afternoon

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

7/5 "What Men Want" (2019, R)
7/12 "Escape Room" (2019, PG-13)
7/19 "Lego Movie: The Second Part" (2019, PG)
7/26 "Isn’t it Romantic" (2019, PG-13)
8/2 "A Dog’s Way Home" (2019, PG)
8/9 "The Upside" (2017, PG-13)
8/16 "The Kid Who Would Be King" (2019, PG)
8/23 "Welcome to Marwen" (2018, PG-13)
8/30 "Miss Bala" (2019, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading: A Movie & Popcorn for Kids!

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a Friday afternoon watching a good movie and enjoying a snack. Feel free to bring along a drink for your child to enjoy. The following is our movie schedule:

7/5: "Lego Movie 2" (2019, PG)
7/12: "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" (2019, PG)
7/19: "Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (2018, PG)
7/26: "Trolls" (2016, PG)
8/2: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)
8/9: "Emoji Movie" (2017, PG)
8/16: "Despicable Me 3" (2017, PG)
8/23: "Wonder Park" (2019, PG)


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Basic Computer Class for Adults

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

Topics include introduction to the computer (using mouse & keyboard), introduction to Microsoft Word, and introduction to the Internet. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Summer Reading: Making Your Own Rocket Frame

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children three years old and up will be making their own rocket frame. Registration is not required.


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Technology Class

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

You will learn various computer technology in the class. Registration is required. Please call or come to the library to register.
8/20: "How to Master Windows 10"
8/21: "How to Master iPad/iPhone"
8/23: "How to Protect Yourself Online"


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Favorites from Opera & Broadway

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a fabulous program of musical favorites from the opera and Broadway stages! Stefanie Izzo (soprano), Gilad Paz (tenor), and Catherine Frank (piano) will perform solos and duets from popular classical and musical theatre productions. Come in out of the heat to hear selections from Sweeney Todd, Les Mis, La Boheme, Rigoletto, Phantom of the Opera, and more!


Aug
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Decorate Your Own Kite!

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Have fun creating designs for your very own kite! Space is limited. Please call 718-651-1100 to register.


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Board Game Fridays

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

You provide the fun; we'll provide the games! Come to the Maspeth Library every Friday, and give us your library card to use any of our many board games.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Seaside Open Mic

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Seaside Library invites all neighborhood performers to come and be a part of our open mic night! Bring your guitars, mandolins, voices, poetry, dancing shoes, and more. Let's celebrate each other's creativity and just have fun!


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 3 and up, come play board and card games and try your hand at origami on Friday afternoons in the children's room! Start your weekend off in a fun way!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

End of Summer Movie: "Heavyweights"

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

An overweight boys' camp is run by a fanatical fitness guru who plans to exploit the kids (1995, PG).


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

5:15PM

Summer Reading: Family Film Friday

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for this summer for screenings of family films with a space theme!
7/12: "Wall-E" (2008, PG)
7/26: "Space Jam" (1996, PG)
8/9: "Mars Needs Moms" (2001, PG)
8/23: "Space Buddies" (2009, G)


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Checkers Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Ages 6 and up, come play checkers at the Briarwood Library!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Friday STEAM

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

YA Craft

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for an afternoon of fun and crafting.


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Movie Showing: "The Lego Ninjago Movie" (2017, PG)

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Join Corona Library for a movie screening of the "The Lego Ninjago Movie" (2017, PG)! Audio in English, subtitles in Spanish.


Aug
23
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

End of Summer Reading Party

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come celebrate "A Universe of Stories" at the Court Square Library! Children who complete a reading log will receive a certificate of achievement and we will have crafts and other activities for all ages!


Aug
23
3:45PM

--to--

5:30PM

Recovery International

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Anxiety, fear, obsessions, anger, stress, depression: finding a way to cope is here. A Recovery International meeting is a safe, free, and confidential place to get help for these issues. All are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

New York Cares offers chess lessons for beginners and an opportunity for experienced players to get in the games.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading Arts and Crafts for Fridays

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3 and up, participate in summer arts and crafts on Fridays.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Prenda Code Club for Children

Location: Glen Oaks
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.

Join us in the weekly coding club for children ages 8 to 12. Unable to attend the weekly meetings? You can also learn at home once you create an account at the Glen Oaks Library. Call 718-831-8636 to preregister.

Glen OaksFri, Aug 30, 20194:00PM - 5:00PM

Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Theater Fun

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Play fun theater games and create your own play to be performed at the end of the summer.


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Ping-Pong Tournament

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to come and challenge your friends or play for fun in a game of ping-pong.


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Teen Board Games

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Teens relax at the end of the week with fun board and card games!


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Code Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn to code at Queens Public Library! Our code club has no lectures: you’ll learn to make websites, animations, apps, and games by actually making them, step by step. Prepare for a tech career or learn skills you can use in the real world right now to make whatever you can dream up.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Seaside Space Engineers

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Do you want to be an astronaut? Do you have what it takes to build a rocket? Join us on Mondays and Fridays at 4pm and test your engineering and design skills. Children and parents can construct space-themed objects using various materials.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

NYCitizenship Information Session

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come to an information session with NYCitizenship staff to find out how to apply for U.S. citizenship, and learn about the benefits of becoming a citizen and receiving financial counseling.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
4:30PM

--to--

5:15PM

Arts and Crafts

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age children, come and join us on Friday afternoons to make an arts and crafts project.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
23
5:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Nail Polish Workshop

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Design and polish your own nails or have them done for you. All nail polishes and supplies will be provided.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

ShapeUp NYC: Cardio Sculpt for Adults

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Instructor Farrah leads this fitness class that uses high intensity weight bearing exercises interspersed with cardio to keep your heart rate up and keep you sweating. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Adult Coloring Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Bring your own coffee, tea, and biscuits. We will provide the atmosphere, including music and coloring supplies. Coloring is a new adult craze that promises relaxation, fun, and community.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Self-Serve Craft

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Everything is ready for you in this self-serve craft for ages 6-12.


Aug
24
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Knitting Club

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your knitting projects!


Aug
24
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

English High Intermediate - Expressions/Idioms - Conversation Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our English High Intermediate - Expressions/Idioms - Conversation Group! No registration required!


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

4:30PM

Room Escape

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

Welcome to The AstroAcademy! You’re here for the first day of orientation…but something’s gone deadly wrong! Can you and your fellow classmates survive? Register your group of up to 8 people for one half-hour session by calling 718-454-7272, or sign up in person. Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled session time. Walk-in half-hour sessions are first-come first-served, subject to availability. This program is for ages 12+ through adult (8+ with adult supervision).

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading: Space Storytime and Craft

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for our fun space-themed storytime and craft program!


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Chair Aerobics for Adults

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Doris leads this chair-based class to enhance strength, flexibility, and cardio. Exercises target both upper and lower body. Participants can work at their own pace based on ability. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Whole Body Dance Cardio

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Mellissa leads this fitness class, a mixture of dance, aerobics, and toning all wrapped up into an upbeat environment. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Movies at St. Albans

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

8/3 - "Little" (2019, PG-13)
8/10 - "Final Score" (2019, NC-17)
8/17 - "Wonder Park" (2019, PG)
8/24 - "Trading Paint" (2019, NC-17)


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

1:30PM

Line Dancing with Angie

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Don’t sit on the sidelines! Join us and learn the latest line dances. It’s a lot of fun and definitely great exercise too!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:45AM

Tai Qi Class

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join our Tai Qi Class!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Saturday Storytime

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children (infants to 5-year-olds) and their parents/caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays.


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading (STEAM): iPad Gaming/Tech Time

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Children 6-11 years old are invited to play their favorite games, play educational games, or do research by themselves or in groups. You must have a library card to borrow iPad. 1 hour session limit. Registration not required.


Aug
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Saturday Musical Bubble Storytime

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will hear interactive stories, sing along, and do finger plays. Then they will get to play with toys and small instruments, and dance to music and bubbles. This will take place on Saturdays August 24, September 7, 21, and October 5th from 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Saturday Kids' Craft

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join our Saturday creations in arts and crafts in the Children's Room.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Chess Class for All

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

It's never too early (or too late) to learn how to play chess, which is the game of kings! Come learn how to play, enhance your skills, and have fun. Registration is required!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Low-Impact Dance Cardio for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Lucette leads this low-impact fitness class that uses fun music and high energy movement to help sculpt and stretch your body. Beginners and higher levels are welcomed. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Ultimate Cardio for Adults

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Gloria leads this total body workout that incorporates techniques such as kicks and punches that move to a rapid pace. This fitness class is designed to promote cardiovascular fitness, strength, muscular endurance, and flexibility using high energy and motivating music. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers; bring a water bottle and towel. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for Summer Reading storytime for toddlers and preschoolers on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Children ages 2-5 will be read picture books, sing finger plays, and enjoy coloring as well. Space is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Playdate: A Sky Full of Stories

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Stars and the night sky are the focus as your little ones explore through songs and stories. There is room for everyone!


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Super Saturday Morning

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids of all ages and their special grown-ups are invited to have fun on Saturday mornings with origami, coloring pages, board games, and puzzles for the 3+ crowd, and Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, and Star Builders for the little ones!


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Family Crafts

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun family crafts.


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Getting Started with Web Development and Coding

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.

This 8-week course will take a close look at how HTML & CSS work together to build engaging websites. Each class will be taking a deep dive into web development basics. Exploring everything from centering images to using CSS gradients and organizing content with Flexbox. There will also be optional at-home resources to push your web development skills to the next level! If you have written a single line of HTML and have an email address, this course will be perfect for you.

QueensbridgeSat, Sep 7, 201911:00AM - 1:00PM
QueensbridgeSat, Sep 14, 201911:00AM - 1:00PM
QueensbridgeSat, Sep 21, 201911:00AM - 1:00PM

Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Walk-In Craft

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Come create an awesome craft every Saturday, free of charge! The fun begins at 11am in the Children's Room.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Family Playtime

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Family playtime is fun for the whole family! Toys for different ages will be provided so everyone from the family can have a good time.


Aug
24
11:30AM

--to--

1:00PM

Language Learning Group for Beginners in Spanish

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

Have you ever wished you could speak Spanish? Learn how to use Transparent Language Online and benefit from a seven week group learning experience too! You will need a Queens Public Library card and a computer, tablet, or smartphone 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.


Aug
24
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Family Movie

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a family-friendly movie! (Rated PG-13 or below.)


Aug
24
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Saturday Afternoon Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

8/3: "The Mule" (2018, R)
8/10: "To Kill a Mockingbird" (1962)
8/17: "Bohemian Rhapsody" (2018, PG-13)
8/24: "Mary Queen of Scots" (2019, R)


Aug
24
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Writing from the Heart: A Ten-Week Workshop in Creative Writing with Dr. Maxine Fisher

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Do you have the urge to write a story or essay -- perhaps based on your own personal experience -- but don't know how or where to begin? Come join a group of people who share a love of the written word. Dr. Maxine Fisher taught writing for many years at Queens College and is a published author of books for children and young adults. In addition, she writes for children's television. Space is limited. First-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Ballroom Dance

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join ballroom dancing!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
12:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Movies

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Join us to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the moon landing by watching documentary, science fiction, and animated movies related with space traveling, exploration, and adventure.
7/6: "2001: A Space Odyssey" (1968, G)
7/13: "Captain Marvel" (2019, PG-13);
7/20: "Apollo 11" (2019, G)
7/27: "First Man" (2018, PG-13)
8/3: "Roving Mars" (2006, G) and "Hubble 3D" (2010, G)
8/10: "The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part" (2019, PG)
8/17: "WALL-E" (2008, G)
8/24: "Interstellar" (2014, PG-13)


Aug
24
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Cinema for Adults: "Spaceballs"

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Beat the heat and cool off while watching a space themed movie! This week we will screen "Spaceballs" (1987, PG*). A rogue star pilot and his trusty sidekick must come to the rescue of a princess and save the galaxy from a ruthless race of beings known as Spaceballs. *Space Cinema Saturday movies are not suitable for young children. Adults and teens are welcome.


Aug
24
1:00PM

--to--

1:45PM

Intermediate Chess: Learning from the Past

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

Experienced chess players age 8-12 will go on a deep dive into a historically significant chess game. Registration in advance is required.


Aug
24
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Saturday Color Me Calm Fun for Kids!

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will get to choose to color various Color Me Calm patterns with colored pencils in the children's room. The coloring pages will be found in the binder near the children's librarian's desk.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Friends of Lefrak City Presents: Jose Peralta Family Fun Day & School Supply Giveaway

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

In memory of Honorable Senator Jose R. Peralta, Friends of Lefrak City Library presents Family Fun Day and School Supplies Giveaway.


Aug
24
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Learn to Play Chess with Mr. Fariad

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

All chess lovers are welcome to this program.


Aug
24
1:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chinese Author Talk Series #44: Sharon Chang

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Sharon Chang, member of the New York Chinese Women Writers Association, will introduce her two books, “Rains from the Castle Gate” and “ Encounter: Love Songs from Tsangyang Gyatso.”


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Family Fun Time (Playroom)

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for hours of fun and games for the entire family. Come and play board games, Legos, puzzles, and much more. Space is limited; registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Children and Tween Art Studio

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Kids and tweens are invited to join the creative art studio at the South Jamaica Community Library; children will enjoy a variety of art projects. Ages 6+ are welcome.


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Movie Matinee

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Families can enjoy an afternoon of featured movies in a simulated movie theater! Bring your snacks.


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Seaside Library Saturday Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us Saturdays at 2pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to learn chess or improve their chess skills. All skill and experience levels are welcome!


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Marvel Movie Marathon

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

We are presenting the Marvel Cinematic Universe in what is currently the best viewing order.
Phase I:
7/6 "Captain America: The First Avenger" (2011, PG-13)
7/13 "Captain Marvel" (2019, PG-13)
7/20 "Iron Man" (2008, PG-13)
7/27 "Iron Man 2" (2010, PG-13)
8/3 "The Incredible Hulk" (2008, PG-13)
8/10 "Thor" (2011, PG-13)
8/17 "The Avengers" (2019, PG-13)
Phase II begins:
8/24 "Iron Man 3" (2013, PG-13)


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Free English & Math Enrichment for Children

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free English and Math enrichment sessions to children entering grades 2-5. Registration is required and starts on Saturday, June 8. Call 718-359-8332 or come in person to register.


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lecture on China and Ceramics Appreciation by Mr. Fan Shu Guo

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

In this three-session lecture, Mr. Fan Shu Guo, a collector of china and ceramics, will share his insight and experience with the audience. He will talk about the history and cultural elements of representative porcelains in the Song dynasty. The lecture is conducted in Chinese and is for culture and knowledge-sharing propose only. No appraisal and trade involved. *IRC Conference Room*

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to watch a movie.


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Classical Piano Concert with Pianist Hyojin Rhim

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Hyojin has actively performed as a concert pianist and a chamber musician throughout the United States, Germany, Austria, and South Korea and won prizes at numerous international competitions. She has been featured in various recitals including concerts at Carnegie Hall, Steinway Hall, Yamaha Salon, and Kaufman Music Center. At this concert, she will perform the works of Haydn, Brahms, Schumann-Liszt, and Muczynski. *Auditorium*


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Origami Club

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Join us to learn the Japanese art of folding paper for grades K & up.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Classical Vocal Music Concert with Jennifer Zamorano & Friends

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Take a fabulous international musical journey of great classical vocal music. Program includes Qui la voce from I Puritani by Bellini, Marfa's aria from Tzar's Bride by Rimsky-Korsakov,
duets from Don Giovanni by Mozart, La Traviata by Verdi, Malagueña by Lecuona and Gonzalo Roig’s Salida de Cecila Valdes.


Aug
24
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Cinema Saturdays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Can’t get enough of everything ‘space’? Come join us in July and August for the following movies:
July 6: "Muppets from Space" (ages 5+)
July 13: "Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins" (ages 5+)
July 20: "Jetsons: The Movie" (ages 4+)
July 27: "Space Buddies" (ages 5+)
August 3: “The Iron Giant” (ages 6+)
August 10: “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension” (ages 5+)
August 17: “LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” (ages 6+)
August 24: “Space Jam” (ages 7+)


Aug
24
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Movies

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for some great family movies in August!
8/3 - "The Lego Movie: The Second Part" (PG)
8/10 - "The Lego Batman Movie" (PG)
8/17 - "Brave" (PG)
8/24 - "Sing" (PG)


Aug
24
2:30PM

--to--

3:45PM

Adult Ping-Pong Club

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join us for adult ping-pong club!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Day at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids have fun playing board games and lots more!


Aug
24
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lego Hour

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Get your Lego on! This program is for ages 6 & up.


Aug
24
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Coloring Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Relax and unwind at Poppenhusen Library and make new friends while having fun with family coloring time. We will provide coloring sheets and pencils. Just come in and have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Disney Karaoke for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Have fun and sing Disney songs!


Aug
24
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Saturday Family Movie

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us for the following movie screenings:
8/3: "The Emperor’s New Groove" (2000, G)
8/10: "Babe" (1995, G)
8/17: "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" (2005, G)
8/24: "An Extremely Goofy Movie" (2000, G)

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

Additional Dates


Aug
24
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Bingo

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Please come join us for Summer Reading Bingo! Fun and prizes for the whole family (supplies are limited).


Aug
24
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Adult Query of the Week

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Stop into LIC Library for fun and simple riddles & trivia questions.


Aug
25
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Queens FEASTS Information Session

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Queens Food Entrepreneurship and Services Training Space (FEASTS) provides knowledge, tools, and resources to those who are interested in starting their own food business. Over a 12-week program, accepted students will learn the fundamentals of the food industry through interactive workshops and training, gain insight from industry experts, and receive one-on-one individualized assistance from counselors.


Aug
25
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Screening: "Robin Hood"

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

A veteran trained to become Robin Hood rebels against the corrupt Sheriff of Nottingham and his powerful army (2018, PG-13).

Directors
Otto Bathurst

Production year
2018

Rating
PG-13

Studio
Lions Gate Films, Inc.

Runtime
116 minutes

Cast
Taron Egerton, Eve Hewson, Jamie Foxx, Jamie Dornan, Paul Anderson


Aug
25
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Flushing Lecture Series presented by Flushing Library and North American Calligraphers Association

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Launched in 2009, the Flushing Lecture Series focuses on a wide range of Chinese cultural topics, from calligraphy and painting to poetry and Chinese classics. Scholars and artists have presented nearly 100 lectures in past years. The renewed program starting in July includes ten lectures that will bring enlightened perspectives on some interesting issues of Chinese culture. *IRC Conference Room*

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

Additional Dates


Aug
25
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Elegant Melody of Orchid: Selected Scenes from Kunqu Opera

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Enjoy selected scenes by Kunqu Opera from "The Interrupted Dream" and "Longing for Worldly Pleasures." Featured pieces represent and highlight cultural inheritance and keep the 400-year-old Kunqu Opera as vivid and fresh as an orchid, a metaphor of Kunqu.
*Auditorium *


Aug
26
9:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Healthcare Insurance Enrollment

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Get help from a Healthcare Navigator of the NY State of Health with enrolling into a low-cost health plan.


Aug
26
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Stay Well

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Special Services and New York City Department for the Aging-Health Promotion Unit present
Stay Well Program for New Yorkers 60 and older.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Introduction to Computers Class

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics of how to use a computer.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
10:00AM

--to--

11:15AM

Baby Basics: Moms' Club

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Baby Basics is a group that provides education and support to pregnant people. Join us and learn more about:
• How to have a healthy pregnancy
• Preparing for labor, birth, and the arrival of your baby
• How to care for a newborn
• Emotional changes and challenges
• Breastfeeding and nutrition
• Family planning
Call 347-571-2792 to register. This class is in Spanish.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Sewing Club: Open Lab

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Need to sew? Do you have a project you would like to work on? We provide the sewing machines and accessories; you bring your own project and fabric. There is no instruction during the lab so you need to know how to use a sewing machine. No registration is required, but space is limited. Adults 18 and over only.


Aug
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Rhyme & Storytime

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Kids up to age 5 can enjoy nursery rhymes, storytimes, and free play.


Aug
26
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.


Aug
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Weekly Crossword

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Solve crossword puzzles at your favorite library.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Crosswords

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We solve the puzzle together using your home computer. This Mail-A-Book program is open to all older adults and the homebound. First-time callers, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Monday Midday Matinee

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for a morning movie on Mondays at 11:00 am.


Aug
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Toddlers and their caregivers are invited for stories, songs, and games.


Aug
26
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Adult Bingo Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for adult Bingo.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
12:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Drop-in Make A Craft

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Drop in from 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Mondays in the summer to make a different surprise craft each week!


Aug
26
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Drop-In Computer Help

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Is your computer stumping you? Do you want to learn how to do something specific on the computer? We're here to help! Bring us your computer questions and queries and we'll provide basic instruction. This is a drop-in class for beginner to intermediate computer users. Library card is required. First-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
12:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Gaming Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join our adult gamers' club.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join Mrs. H for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.


Aug
26
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Summer Reading: Toddler Craft

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Toddlers and their caregivers are invited to make a seasonal craft. A parent or caregiver must be present.


Aug
26
12:15PM

--to--

1:15PM

Summer Reading: Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.


Aug
26
12:30PM

--to--

1:15PM

Play with Me

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for open play for young ones ages 0-2. Toys and music will be provided! A caregiver must be present with their child at all times.


Aug
26
12:30PM

--to--

1:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Come and join Mrs. H for songs, finger plays & simple story books for toddlers & their parents.


Aug
26
12:30PM

--to--

1:15PM

Baby Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, knee-bouncers, and simple books with your baby. This program is recommended for ages 0-24 months.


Aug
26
12:30PM

--to--

1:00PM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Baby Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Reading time is cuddle time! Enjoy songs, knee-bouncers, and simple books with your baby. This program is recommended for ages 0-24 months.


Aug
26
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Playdate: Take Me to Your Reader

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate favorite books and themes as your little ones get the opportunity to socialize and have fun!


Aug
26
1:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.


Aug
26
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Space-Themed Crossword Puzzles and Coloring

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

All are welcome to solve fun space-themed puzzles and to color.


Aug
26
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Movie Showing: "Incredibles 2" (2018, PG)

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come watch "Incredibles 2" (2018, PG) at the East Elmhurst Community Library!


Aug
26
1:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Drop Off Your Food Scraps With the NYC Compost Project

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Help transform organic disposals into a nutritious plant food.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Watercolor Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Practice your skills and meet others to share experiences. Please bring your own supplies.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bring your supplies and make new friends at this crafts group for adults!


Aug
26
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Chair Yoga

Location: Rego Park
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Melissa leads this beginner level chair-based class with a focus on getting more in touch with the body through breathing and body flexibility exercises. Participants should wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Lego Time

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children and caregivers are welcome to join in Lego playtime.


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Book Buddies

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Partner with a book buddy this summer to read something new.


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Weekly Crossword

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

A weekly crossword to challenge you!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us every weekday after lunch for a different space themed activity including crafts, experiments and more.


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Game Con

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for board game fun!


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Karaoke Shout

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

Do you love to sing out loud to your favorite song? If so, come join us for karaoke. Tell us your favorite song and be prepared to have fun with your friends. Ages 6 and up are welcome. Registration required.


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Jump Start Your Online Portfolio

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.

Ever wanted to show your creative work to the world, but don't know where to start? We will talk about the different ways you can display multimedia work online for others to see and to get hired, from designing a website on WIX to creating a portfolio in InDesign.


Aug
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

The Mr. Chris Musical Experience

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Join Mr. Chris and his team in a performance that includes music, movement, storytelling, and interactive games for ages 5-12.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
2:15PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Movie: "Coco"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Despite his family's baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. He journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse (2017, PG).


Aug
26
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Crafts in Space

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Come join us as we make crafts that are out of this world! This program is part of our Summer Reading Program.


Aug
26
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Poetry

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

In this fun workshop, children will create their own space-themed acrostic poems.


Aug
26
2:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Game Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for an afternoon of the end of summer game time of checkers, chess, Connect Four, Jenga, jigsaw puzzles, Mancala for Kids, Monopoly, Scrabble, World Hangman, Yu-Gi-Oh, and more! This program is for children ages 3 and up, including teens and adults. Registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

ESL Conversation Group

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Improve your spoken English skills in a supportive environment! Everyone will have the opportunity to speak and share about their culture and experiences. A group leader will lead the discussion.


Aug
26
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Coloring Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Come down to the Seaside Library and de-stress with some coloring! This program is open to all ages.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Board Games and Puzzles

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Join us for board games and puzzles on Mondays throughout the summer for grades K & up.


Aug
26
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for some great classic movies every Monday:
8/5 - "Waterloo Bridge" (1940)
8/12 - "Sirocco" (1951)
8/19 - "Cheyenne Autumn" (1964)
8/26 - "Donovan's Reef" (1963)


Aug
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Monday Summer Craft

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us for our Monday summer crafts and start your week off right. There is something different every Monday for children ages 5-12. No registration required; however, space is limited. Don't miss it!


Aug
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Create with 3D Pens

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

We have 3D pens. Come be creative and take your project home with you.


Aug
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

A Balloon Show with Nick The Balloonatic

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

In this fun-filled balloon show, Nick The Balloonatic will interact with children as he sculpts balloons, laughs, and jokes, making everyone feel special. Crazy hats, animals, and your favorite characters will be given away for children to take home.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Understanding Emotional Wellness

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

OHEL Project HEAL presents on the importance of emotional wellness. Join us for a discussion on normal aging and how to cope with challenges that may arise as one ages.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
3:15PM

--to--

4:15PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Have fun while learning to knit your very own creations! Please bring your own yarn and needles.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Writing Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children will share a funny, scary, or entertaining book with their friends. They will also get to write a review and decorate it however they like. Teen assistants will be there to help children do the best job they can, and then put any finished work on display.


Aug
26
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in every Monday from 3:30 until 5 for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for babies from birth through crawling. Once they begin walking they should attend the Toddler Playdate instead.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for a game of Super Smash Bros and other types of games. This is open to 6th-12th graders.


Aug
26
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Chess Club for Children

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come to our children's chess club and learn the game of chess! Have fun while learning a game that opens your mind to deep thought, analysis, imagination, and enjoyment. An experienced chess player will be present to provide assistance. This program is for children ages 6 to 12.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
4:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Seaside Movie Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us on Mondays at 4pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.


Aug
26
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in every Monday for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for babies from birth through crawling. Once they begin walking they should attend the Toddler Playdate instead.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

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

Make your resume the best it can be. This workshop provides insight into what resume reviewers look for, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger.


Aug
26
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Learn Russian

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

This is a beginning language course.


Aug
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Chess for Kids

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 are invited to play chess with other children. There will be an instructor for beginners.


Aug
26
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Monday Movie Afternoon

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come in and enjoy an afternoon film!


Aug
26
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for babies from birth through crawling. Once they begin walking they should attend the Toddler Playdate instead.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
5:00PM

--to--

5:45PM

Summer Reading: Grades 5 & 6 Book Club at Hillcrest

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

Each month we will read a different book & meet to discuss our favorite and least favorite parts, main plot points, and important topics raised by that month's book. Books available at the circulation desk; please leave your name & phone number so we can tell you when the next book has arrived!


Aug
26
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for chess club, where you can challenge your brain, make new friends, and have fun while learning critical thinking and problem-solving skills!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading: Sleepover Space Storytime!

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Kids can wear their pajamas to join us for a special evening storytime, where we will create our very own starlit night in a cup! Ages 2-6, registration is required; contact the children's librarian.


Aug
26
5:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

SHSAT Tutoring

Location: Central Library
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 26, 2019
Availability: 16 openings

Join us for free SHSAT tutoring for teens at the Central Library Teen Space.

Central LibraryMon, Sep 9, 20195:00PM - 6:30PM
Central LibraryMon, Sep 16, 20195:00PM - 6:30PM
Central LibraryMon, Sep 23, 20195:00PM - 6:30PM
Central LibraryMon, Sep 30, 20195:00PM - 6:30PM
Central LibraryMon, Oct 7, 20195:00PM - 6:30PM
Central LibraryMon, Oct 21, 20195:00PM - 6:30PM

Aug
26
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Gentle Yoga

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Practice gentle, restorative yoga with certified instructor Mirelle Netelle.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Monday Evening Movies

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come to an evening movie at the library. Bring your own popcorn. Sit back and enjoy.


Aug
26
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Perfect Form Bodyweight Boot Camp

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Shape Up NYC instructor Matt leads this fitness class designed to build strength and improve your movement capabilities with just your own bodyweight (and emphasis on perfect form!). Class is structured so you can move at your own pace in order to monitor your progress and do what’s right for your body. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Web Development Summer Boot Camp: Web Portfolio

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.

Join us this summer for a boot camp covering the fundamentals of web design. Topics include HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. The boot camp will span the course of 12 weeks in total. Students will learn the basics of web design and create their own personal portfolio that can be shown online.


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Basic Introduction to Excel

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for Introduction to Excel.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Craft Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for an evening of fun and crafting. Each month we create something new.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading: Chess Club

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Players age 8 and up learn chess and compete against each other. All experience levels are welcome.


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:45PM

Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories: Adult Book Discussion

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Book lovers, please come and join the Arverne Book Club! Each month we will select, read, and discuss a particular book. Upcoming book titles will be selected at our monthly meetings.


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Summer Reading: Book Discussion: "Just Kids"

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

This summer the Woodhaven Library will join the One Book, One New York conversation as we read this year’s “One Book, One New York” winner "Just Kids" by Patti Smith. Join us for a discussion followed by a book swap.


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Knit and Crochet Circle

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Learn to knit, get help with projects, share patterns and techniques, or have an enjoyable chat as you work on your projects. All handicrafts welcome! We have some supplies, but please bring your own if you have them.


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Draw Night at Laurelton

Location: Laurelton
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.

Do you love to draw or would love to give it a try? Join us for Draw Night at Laurelton Library every Monday, where we will be creating colorful pictures using color pencils, ink, and pastels. Supplies and space are limited so please register either at the reference desk or give us a call at 718-528-2822.

LaureltonMon, Sep 9, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Sep 16, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Sep 23, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Sep 30, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Oct 7, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Oct 28, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Nov 4, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Nov 18, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Nov 25, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Dec 2, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Dec 9, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Dec 16, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM

Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Recovery International

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Recovery International is a peer-led community mental health self-help group. Recovery International gives people the tools to lead more peaceful and productive lives. The group leader is Holly Weiss.


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Monday Movie

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us for the following movie screenings:
8/5: "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" (1971, G)
8/12: "The Dark Crystal" (1982, PG)
8/19: "Ant-Man & the Wasp" (2018, PG)
8/26: "The Secret of Nimh" (1982, G)


Aug
26
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Moving for Life

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Moving for Life is a scientifically based self-care fitness program using gentle warm-ups, light aerobics, and targeted strengthening in a way that is fun and enjoyable for all! Workouts can be done seated or standing. You are encouraged to do what is comfortable and modify based on your energy, range of motion, or fitness level. We start where you are, so don’t worry if you haven’t been moving in a while. All are welcome!


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

New York Cares Presents Computers for Beginners

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics: how to open an email account, navigate the Internet, and use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel programs.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Dance Fitness

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This fitness class teaches easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone your body. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Tone and Dance Fitness Party for Adults

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Lisa leads this fitness class designed for adults that includes dance aerobics with toning elements. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Book Swap Social

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Take part in our Book Swap Social with light refreshments. Bring your gently used books and take some home. (Sponsored by the Woodhaven Friends Group).


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Frances leads this fitness class where adults dance to an infusion of Latin, hip-hop, reggae, and techno rhythms to achieve a full body workout with high speed interval cardiac aerobics, with modifications and easy-to-follow fun dance routines. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Trivia Challenge

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a night of trivia with your fellow community members.


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Computer Basics

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

If you don't know how to use a computer, don't fret! Let's learn the basics!
8/5 - Desktop Functions
- What are applications? What is a window? And what in the world is a task bar?
8/12 - All About Files
- Learn how to create, open, edit, and delete files, move files into folders, and create shortcuts.
8/19 - File Storage
- Discover how to store your files on your computer and on the go.
8/26 - Learning a New Program
- Learn common program features.


Aug
26
6:30PM

--to--

8:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

The last Monday of each month we're serving up hot coffee and thought-provoking conversation. Pick up a copy of this month's read at Rochdale Village Library.

August: "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot
September: "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho
October: "The Book of Harlan" by Bernice McFadden
November: "Children of Blood and Bone" by Tomi Adeyemi
December: "A Woman is No Man" by Etaf Rum


Aug
26
6:45PM

--to--

7:45PM

Basic Qigong for Better Health

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Create a sense of smiling from inside out with Qigong (Chinese yoga) - an ancient set of naturally self-healing practices that will increase strength and vitality.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
7:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Baseball Chats

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Join your fellow baseball fans for an informal group to discuss the game. Conversation will range from recent games, stats, historical conversations, and trivia to the news of the day. See you there!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
7:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Low-Impact Chair Fitness for Adults

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Shape Up NYC instructor Sharen leads this low-impact fitness class that focuses on improving core, upper body strength, and mobility. This low-impact, gentle workout will help you burn calories, tone your body, and increase your heart health. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Elmhurst
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 everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Register in person at the library on Tuesday, July 2 at 10:00 AM or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Students should have a copy of their green card when they come to register. Participants must to attend the entire 10 week class series. Candidates must be green card holders. The first day of class is registration day when they should have a copy of their green card.

ElmhurstTue, Sep 3, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Sep 10, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Sep 17, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM

Aug
27
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Basic Computers

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

Learn the basics of using the computer in this workshop.


Aug
27
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

ESOL Conversation

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and practice English with our group.


Aug
27
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Richmond Hill Quilters

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

The Quilters meet on Tuesdays at 12 noon.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join our Mahjong club.


Aug
27
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us to play Mahjong at the Kew Gardens Hills Library. Tile sets provided by the Friends of the Kew Gardens Hills Library.


Aug
27
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Coloring

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for adult coloring.


Aug
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Movie Showing: "Trolls" (2016, PG)

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come watch "Trolls" (2016, PG) at the East Elmhurst Community Library!


Aug
27
1:15PM

--to--

3:30PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Play mahjong and share the fun, excitement, and camaraderie with others.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
1:15PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come join our chess club!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
1:15PM

--to--

3:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come play Scrabble, the word game that has been played for generations.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Book Discussion

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

All are welcome to our discussion of "The Dollhouse" by Fiona Davis.


Aug
27
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

One-on-One Computer Classes

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come for one-on-one computer help.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Knitting Club

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Learn to knit, finish an old project, and make new friends! Some practice materials will be available for those who want to try out knitting for the first time.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us and enjoy playing Scrabble game every Tuesday with intelligent people.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Reading Celebration

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Come to our end of summer reading party to turn in your summer reading logs and celebrate a Universe of Stories at Hillcrest!


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Comics Club

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Read and create your own comics.


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come watch "How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" (PG) 2019 with us! For kids of all ages and their caregivers.


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Tuesdays in August, we will screen the following films.

8/6: "Analyze This" (1999, R)
8/13: "Taking Woodstock" (2009, R)
8/20: "The Untouchables" (1987, R) Customer Suggestion
8/27: "Hitchcock" (2012, PG-13)


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Xbox360

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Come join us in playing Xbox360!


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

American Life in 1919

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

What was life like in America in the year 1919? Prof. Debbie Van Cura from the Astoria Historical Society leads this teleconferenced discussion group. First-time callers please contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Aug
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Coloring Pages

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Please join us for adult coloring pages. Materials will be provided or you may bring your own.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

The Knitting Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come learn knitting and enjoy the fun! Yarns and needles are provided during the sessions.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Movie of the Summer: "Wall-E"

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

We will be watching our space-themed movie of the summer, Wall-E. Refreshments are welcome and this movie is rated G.


Aug
27
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Prenda Code Club for Children

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

Join us in the weekly coding club for children ages 8 to 12. Unable to attend the weekly meetings? You can also learn at home once you create an account at the Rochdale Village Library. Call 718-723-4440 to preregister.


Aug
27
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Coloring Therapy for Adults

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring! Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and helps promote overall wellness. Come and color while also listening to relaxing music. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils and crayons will be provided.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Classical Music Hour

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Please join us for an hour of soothing classical music every Tuesday at 3PM.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Make and Take Crafts

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Join us for a simple arts and craft project to make and take home for children ages 4-12.


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

7/2: "Early Man" (2018, PG)
7/9: "Sherlock Gnomes" (2018, PG)
7/16: "Dog's Way Home" (2019, PG)
7/23: "Incredibles 2" (2018, PG)
7/30: "The Secret Live of Pets" (2016, PG)
8/6: "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" (2018, PG)
8/13: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG)
8/20: "Paddington 2 (2017, PG)
8/27: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (2018, PG)
9/3: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Summer Origami

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Try some easy, fun origami in this program series for school-age kids. Make one--make ten! Hang them in your room or give them as gifts.


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Prenda Code Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Join us in the weekly coding club for youth ages 8 to 17. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Party

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Join us as we celebrate the conclusion of the Summer Reading program here at the Windsor Park Library!


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Adult Crafternoons: DIY Paper Flowers

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Registration is now closed

Come join us for a fun afternoon of adult crafts: We will show you how to make beautiful flowers using paper. Materials will be provided. Please sign up at the desk.


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

STACKS Information Sessions for Parents & Guardians

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

STACKS is a free after-school program for children ages 6 – 12. Parents/guardians may join us for an information session about the program and the enrollment process for their children. Please note: children are not eligible for the program if parents/guardians have not attended an information session. To register, please visit Flushing Library or call 718-661-1212.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Fun & Games

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come have fun playing games at the East Elmhurst Community Library! There will be different activities on different days. This program is recommended for ages 5 and up.


Aug
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Resume Help

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Come and take your resume to the next level with your recent work experience.


Aug
27
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Day for Tweens and Teens at Richmond Hill

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Tweens and teens, please join us for board games at the Richmond Hill Library.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for walkers through 3 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Seaside Teen Anime/Gaming Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Teens! Come and join us Tuesday afternoons for a variety of anime features and gaming!


Aug
27
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Mighty Story Action Time presents The Magical Castle of Now

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

This is a fast-paced, participatory storytelling performance, combining stories, song, poetry, and movement. The young audience rehearses and performs magic spells, creates pictures, and sees stories and poetry come to live. This program is for children ages 6 to 12. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

This program invites all chess lovers: beginners, advanced players, and those in between.


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

August Junior Arts & Crafts

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library for August arts & crafts!

8/6 - Sea Images
8/13 - Ancient Art
8/20 - Sponge Painting
8/27 - Celebrate Labor Day


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play with our Wii gaming system.


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Ping-Pong Game Time

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Let's play ping-pong. Everyone is welcome. Children 13 and under should be accompanied by a parent or guardian.


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for walkers through 3 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Spelling Bee Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our spelling bee!


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Brain Teaser/Science club for Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our brain teaser program for teens.


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

The Best is Yet to Come: Getting Prepared for a Positive and Productive School Year!

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 19 openings

All teens and their parents are invited to a workshop focused on engaging the whole family in the preparation of getting mentally, physically, and emotionally ready for the new school year. Learn some new and creative ways to set yourself up for a successful and fulfilling year back from summer break. All teens 12 through 19 yrs. old are invited to join us. Space is limited and registration is required.


Aug
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

This club is open to knitters and crocheters of all levels from beginners to advanced! Come to learn or to share your knowledge with friends. Though all are welcome and there is no age limit, those bringing children are encouraged to keep in mind that this project requires fine motor skill ability, so children above age 6 are best served.


Aug
27
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for walkers through 3 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Introduction to HTML

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 18 openings

Build websites using HTML! You've got ideas and we want to give you the skill set to bring your ideas to life. There are many web developer job opportunities out there. Contribute your ideas to the Internet. We'll train you in the basics of web design and development with hands-on practice. Register now!


Aug
27
6:00PM

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8:00PM

Intermediate Level Chinese Class

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Queens Public Library in Flushing will provide a basic intermediate learning class series continuing in August. There will be ten sessions for each class. Interested students must register at the first class. Textbooks will be available to borrow for registered students with their library card. The Chinese learning classes are sponsored by the Consulate General of the PRC in New York. Tuesdays, August 20 to October 22, 6-8 pm *IRC Conference Room*

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

Additional Dates


Aug
27
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Make it Legal! Register Your Business

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

If you don’t own it, don’t promote it. Make your business legal! Participants are guided through the organizational tasks needed to set up a business and begin operation. Learn about legal structures and all the information you need to register and operate legally in NYC.


Aug
28
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

ESOL Conversation

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and practice English with our group.


Aug
28
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Mother Goose

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for simple picture books, nursery rhyme finger plays, and playtime.


Aug
28
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 13 openings

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards.


Aug
28
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Broadway
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 everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Participants must attend the entire 12-class series. Please arrive at 10 am sharp on Wednesday, July 3 to register in person at the Broadway Library (first-come, first-served) or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Candidates must be green card holders. The first day of class is the registration day when they should bring a copy of their green card.

BroadwayWed, Sep 4, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Sep 11, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Sep 18, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM

Aug
28
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Storytime

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-3 and their adult companions are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the librarian's desk.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading: Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.


Aug
28
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Toddler Time

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

Join us Wednesday mornings for stories, songs, and good company! Children who are walking up to 3 years old with their caregivers are welcome! Registration is required and we do not take walk-ins or keep a waiting list. Please call the branch after 10 a.m. the Friday before the program or go on queenslibrary.org to register.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

This program for children ages 1-3 and their parents or other adult caregivers includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, songs, flannel board stories, and circle activities. This program runs all year long.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

This program is for toddlers ages 1-3.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time!

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler time! Here, children will play with others their age while also doing educational activities! This is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mobile Device & Digital Media Class

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Do you have questions about your mobile device? Are you curious about e-books? How do you listen to an audiobook on your smartphone? Bring your Android or iOS device and learn how to use it.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Storytime

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Babies, toddlers, and their caregivers are invited to join us for an out-of-this world storytime with songs, stories, and rhymes.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Music and Play Hour

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-5, enjoy songs, make music with baby instruments, and join us for free play afterwards.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Adult Summer Reading Club '19: A Universe of Stories & Board Games

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for fun and games as we explore different board games. Remember mahjong, or backgammon? Come learn fun variations of the games.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Toddlers ages 19-36 months, with adult caregivers, listen to stories, learn songs and finger play rhymes, and enjoy movement activities.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 6-18 months are invited to join us for nursery rhymes, books and singing. Caregivers must be present.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6 months to 2 years and their caregivers are welcome to enjoy songs, stories, finger plays, and all sorts of fun. No registration is required for this program. Just bring yourselves and have fun!


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-2, accompanied by a caregiver, will enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Writing Resumes in MS Word

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 2 openings

Whether you are new to the workforce or have been a professional for years, keeping an up-to-date resume is important! In this class, you will learn layouts and formatting skills to make your resume stand out above the rest. Basic computer skills are required.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading Club: Dance, Dance Storytime

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Celebrate a universe of stories! Enjoy stories and dancing for children ages birth to 5. Dancing is a great way to bond with your child and burn a little energy at the same time. Here are just a few skills children develop while dancing: balance, coordination, rhythm, social skills, self-esteem, body awareness, listening skills, and gross and fine motor skills. We expect this program to be "out of this world." Siblings are always welcome.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children 2 - 4 years old and their caregivers enjoy stories, songs, puppets, and circle time in this 45-minute program.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Basics Computer: One-on-One Sessions

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for a one-on-one session. Get comfortable using a mouse, keyboard, and social media, uploading, downloading, and adding an attachment or saving and printing your document.
To register, please call (718) 368-8300.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

A Universe of Stories - Toddler Time

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs about outer space! This program is for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-23 months and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, rhymes, finger plays, and parachute play!


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Musical Bubble Mother Goose

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages birth to 18 months will hear interactive stories with songs, finger plays, baby bounces, and music. Then they get to dance with bubbles and play with toys.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Get moving with a fun storytime for those little crawlers and walkers! Enjoy songs, fingerplays, and fun stories with your toddlers. This program is recommended for ages 18-36 months.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Come out with your toddlers to enjoy storytime and singing! This program is recommended for ages 18 months and up.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Music for Tots

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come sing and dance to wonderful children's tunes! This program is recommended for ages 2+.


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come in for a computer session. Training is available for Microsoft Office suite, email, Internet, Facebook, and more. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Computer & Microsoft Office Help

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Do you have a computer question? Need help with Microsoft Office? Stop into Long Island City and receive help and basic computer tips. Bring your questions.
*It is recommended to bring a Flash Drive.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Stay Well

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Seniors meet every Wednesday for exercise and other health-related programs.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Craft

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler arts and crafts! This program is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time in Space!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us for songs and stories. Space is limited. Registration is required.


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Bingo!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We're playing bingo and you can join in from home. This is a teleconferenced event open to older adults and the homebound. Call 718- 464-0084 for bingo cards, chips, and access numbers.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Summer Reading: Escape Room in Outer Space

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

You and your friends have an important mission – to escape the room! Solve puzzles and find clues in this outer space-themed escape room adventure.


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

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

Join us Wednesday mornings for stories, songs, and good company! Children who are walking up to 3 years old with their caregivers are welcome! Registration is required and we do not take walk-ins or keep a waiting list. Please call the branch after 10 a.m. the Friday before the program or go on queenslibrary.org to register.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for simple picture books, nursery rhyme finger plays, songs, and playtime.


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Storytime

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 4 years accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver can join us for an out of this world story time with stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and coloring.


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Beginning Knitting for Adults and Teens

Location: Queens Village
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 the basics of knitting: casting on, knit stitch, and casting off. Please bring your own materials: size 8 needles and worsted weight yarn in a light color.


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Story Time

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-3 and their adult companions are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the library.


Aug
28
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Crochet Creation

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles, and yarns ready! Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves, and other cozy things for your friends and family. Beginners are welcome.


Aug
28
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: Playdate at the Library

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Children and their caregivers can build friendships while enjoying the library's toys, games, puzzles, and more. Siblings are always welcome.


Aug
28
11:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time & Craft

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, animal puppets, and parachute fun! For the summer, we'll include a simple craft that you can do with your child.


Aug
28
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Musical Bubble Toddler Time

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 5 years old will hear interactive stories with songs, finger plays, and music. Then they get to dance with bubbles and play with toys.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and a simple arts and crafts activity.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time in Space

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for space-themed stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.


Aug
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Summer Reading: Read to Me!

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children under 5 years old and their caregivers will enjoy a reading of picture books, interlaced with music, finger plays, and dancing. The program will end with age-appropriate arts and crafts, related to this year's Summer Reading Theme!


Aug
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Crayon Art

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Continue the fun after Story Time with coloring pages and crayons in the Children's Room!


Aug
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Picture Book Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for our storytime program for children ages 3-5.


Aug
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:45PM

Toddler Time

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers will read, sing, color, and have fun together.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
1:00PM

--to--

3:15PM

Movie Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Wednesdays we will show the following movies:
7/3: "The Upside" (2017, PG-13)
7/10: "Crazy Rich Asians" (2018, PG -13)
7/17: "Operation Finale" (2018, PG-13)
7/24: "A Star is Born" (2018, R)
7/31: "A Dog's Way Home" (2019, PG)
8/7: "Mary Queen of Scots" (2019, NC-17)
8/14: "On the Basis of Sex" (2019, PG-13)
8/21: "Pride and Prejudice" (2005, PG)
8/28: "Ben Is Back" (2018, NC-17)


Aug
28
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Ask A Specialist

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Come into our Broad Channel branch for answers to your technology-related problems!
From configuring your new tablet to PDF troubleshooting, we are here to help you learn.
For appointments, call 718-318-4943. Walk-ins are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Crochet and Conversation

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Experienced knitters and crocheters will team up with our English Conversation Class. Ideas, patterns, and vocabulary will be exchanged!


Aug
28
1:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Movie Showing: "A Dog's Journey" (2019, PG)

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come watch "A Dog's Journey" (2019, PG) at the East Elmhurst Community Library!


Aug
28
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

A Reptile "Edventure" with Erik Callender

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This fun-filled educational experience gives children ages 6 and up a unique opportunity to see and learn about reptiles, amphibians, and even some large insects from around the world.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Explore the Solar System

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Each week explore a different part of our solar system! This is includes the sun, Earth's moon, the planets, stars & more!


Aug
28
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

7/31: We'll discuss "Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History" by Keith O'Brien.
8/28: We'll discuss "Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine" by Gail Honeyman


Aug
28
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Board Games

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for all types of board games.


Aug
28
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun of mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.


Aug
28
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Tutoring

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free English and math tutoring to children in 2nd to 5th grade. Preregistration is required: please sign up at the children's librarian desk. Space is limited.


Aug
28
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Reading Party!

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Come celebrate your summer reading achievements with crafts, games, and prizes!


Aug
28
2:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Summer Reading Arts and Crafts on Wednesdays

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Ages 3 and up, participate in summer arts and crafts on Wednesdays.


Aug
28
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Alien Invasion in a Box!

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Come join us as we compete to create and show off the coolest alien made from the materials in a box of random space junk! This program is part of our Summer Reading Program.


Aug
28
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Storytime and Craft

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us Wednesdays at 2:30pm for our fun space themed storytime and craft program. Supplies are limited.


Aug
28
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Chess & Board Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play monopoly or Connect Four and other various board games with your friends.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Switch Gaming at Woodside

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us and show your skills on the Nintendo Switch. Play casual games with your friends or join us for tournaments to see who is the champion at Woodside! All are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Lego Time

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 and up are invited to come and build with Legos.


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Build This Weird Thing...In Space

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Your mission? To help “astronauts” build a structure in space. The catch? You can’t see them and they can’t see you.


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

August Oral History Workshop

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Learn how to conduct a great interview to capture the history of your family or neighborhood as a Queens Memory volunteer interviewer. Queens Memory volunteers are working all over the borough to collect residents' stories and photos for safekeeping in the Queens Public Library digital archives. You will learn how to prepare, how to ask good questions, how to make a high-quality recording, and how to submit your completed interview to the library. RSVP to Josselyn.Atahualpa@queenslibrary.org


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wednesday Afternoon Movie: "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas"

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for the film "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" (1998).


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Galaxy Crafts

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Make out-of-this-world crafts including a galaxy duct tape wallet and Star Wars origami. This program is for teens entering grades 7-12 only.


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Puzzle Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to enjoy puzzles.


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chill & Chat

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

We would love for you to come chill and chat with us about what you've been doing, reading, and watching.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Summer Reading Club Ice Cream Party

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

This is for all children who have registered for the Summer Reading Club and have read at least seven books. Please tell Miss Susan and put your chips in the jar.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Teen Program: Teen Movie Wednesdays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Teens, join us in the auditorium every Wednesday for a movie. Movie starts at 3:30 p.m.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Reading Buddies

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Participants can read to each other for a reduction in their library card fines. Reduce your fines by $2.50 for each thirty minutes, up to a maximum of one hour. All participants should be between 4 years and 21 years old. Registration is required at the children's reference desk.


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Volunteer Club: Fall Decorations

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Help take down the summer reading decorations and make new ones to transform the library for fall and back-to-school! This activity is for teens entering grades 7-12 only.


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Crafts

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come create fun, space themed art projects! Ages 5-12.


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Arts & Crafts

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Teens in grades 6 to 12 are invited to stop by and create awesome crafts.


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Italian Conversation Circle: Il Nostro Salotto Italiano

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Ciao! Have you studied a lot of Italian but lack opportunities to converse in this beautiful language? Do you want to practice speaking Italian and become so comfortable with it that you begin thinking in Italian? Using print (easy but challenging), video, music, and more, we will explore all things Italian in our Salotto Italiano. A presto! This is for advanced beginner & intermediate speakers.


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Prenda Code Club for Children and Teens

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us in the weekly coding club for children and teens ages 10 to 17. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Tell Me a Story

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

This is a storytime program for ages 3-9.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Robotics Club

Location: Central Library
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 28, 2019
Availability: 15 openings

Join us for Robotics Club , where you'll utilize your creativity while learning the ins and outs of Raspberry Pi.

Central LibraryWed, Sep 4, 20193:30PM - 5:00PM15 openings

Aug
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Reading Party

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate the fun we had during Summer Reading this year with a party! There will be games, dancing, singing, and just maybe... some prizes!


Aug
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

BookBusters Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Kids grades 4-6 join us on the last Wednesday of every month to discuss popular books. Come in to pick up a copy of the books we're discussing this month.


Aug
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Comics Club

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Join us to read your favorite comics and manga and to practice drawing and creating your own stories for grades 2 & up.


Aug
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Nutrition Workshops

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Cornell University Cooperative Extension presents free nutrition workshops! You will learn to make recipes your family will love, plan meals and menus, enjoy physical activities, read labels to choose healthier foods, taste healthy snacks, practice food safety, and have fun! Those who attend six or more sessions will receive a certificate from Cornell Cooperative Extension.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Lanyard Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us in making different styles of lanyards.


Aug
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Session: Youth Justice Court

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Hey teens! Are you interested in finding out more about the civic opportunities for young adults in the borough of Queens? Are you looking to study or start a career in criminal justice? Well, we have the perfect program for you! Join the Far Rockaway Teen Youth Court. Learn the rules of the law and the roles and responsibilities of the various people who work in the judicial system such as law enforcement officers, judges, clerks, attorneys, and much more!


Aug
28
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Internet Basics for Beginners

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to navigate, surf the internet, use search engines, find websites, use job sites, fill out job applications, and create and use email accounts.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
28
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Intermediate Excel: Advanced Functions and Macros

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 18 openings

Take your Excel skills to the next level. Learn advanced formulas and how to automate your work with macros. Previous Excel experience is required.


Aug
28
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Queens Artists and Non-Profit Organizations: Do You Need Funding?

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn about the 2020 Queens Arts Fund Grant Program! The Queens Arts Fund (QAF) awards grants to Queens-based individual artists and non-profit organizations that are producing arts and cultural programming in visual, performing, literary, and folk arts disciplines. Program guidelines and the application process will be reviewed.


Aug
28
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Wednesdays in August, we will screen the following films.

8/7: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG) Customer Suggestion
8/14: "The Upside" (2019, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
8/28: "Captain Marvel" (2019, PG-13) Customer Suggestion


Aug
28
7:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

One on One Sessions: Mavis Beacon Typing Lessons

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

Come in and learn how to type up that next report quickly and (most important) correctly! Space is limited. To register, visit Flushing Library Cyber Center on the 2nd Floor or call 718-661-1280.


Aug
29
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Networking

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 21 openings

Networking is the development of professional relationships. In today’s competitive job market, it is also one of the best ways to find a job. Through networking, you can exchange information with others about job opportunities, interesting organizations, or up-and-coming industries. Learn about the basics of networking and improve your job search techniques at this workshop! For more information, call 718-990-8625 .


Aug
29
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Book Discussion Club: "Dreams of Joy"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to discuss "Dreams of Joy" by Lisa See.


Aug
29
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Seaside Book Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Please join our book club for book discussion and reading inspiration. Everyone is welcome! Ask a librarian for details.


Aug
29
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Movie Showing: "Storks" (2016, PG)

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come watch "Storks" (2016, PG) at the East Elmhurst Community Library!


Aug
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Fun Book Club

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Please join us on Thursday August 29 at 2 PM. We will be discussing the book of your choice. We want to hear from you about what you have read recently, what you have enjoyed, and why.


Aug
29
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Video Book Talk with Lisa See, Author of "The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join us for an interactive book talk with author Lisa See, who will answer questions via Skype about her New York Times bestselling novel "The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane."


Aug
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Summer Reading: Teen Closing Celebration

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for our Teen Summer Reading Closing Celebration! Book logs and game boards are due in order to attend. There will be take-home crafts, games, and giveaways. This program is for teens entering grades 7-12.


Aug
29
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Adult Crafternoons: Colorful Paper Clip Earrings

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Make your own beautiful earrings. Materials will be provided.


Aug
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Book Club Discussion: "My Ántonia"

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

This is a discussion of the book "My Ántonia" by Willa Cather.


Aug
29
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Space-themed Arts and Crafts Projects

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-11 will have fun making Star Wars origami characters and bookmarks as well as space-themed zippered pouches, bookmarks, or wallets out of duct tape. We'll finish the session with a game of Space Bingo with prizes for the winners!


Aug
29
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Back-to-School Origami

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Make a fun shape to celebrate back-to-school!


Aug
29
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Talent Show

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come show off your talent at Woodside's annual talent show for kids, teens, and tweens.


Aug
29
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Family Charades

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate the end of summer by playing charades. This program is for children ages 6 and up, teens, and adults. Registration is not required.


Aug
29
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Club Celebration: "Music Bubble and Comedy Show"

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

The sensory-friendly Music, Bubble, and Comedy Show is a “turtle-riffic” musical experience that is designed to engage children through song, movement, stories, projections, and interactive music technology!


Aug
29
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Make Your Halloween Picture Frame and Storytime

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 will get to make their own Halloween picture frame after listening to Halloween stories.


Aug
29
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Collage Animals

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Use our craft supplies to decorate a picture of a farm animal; then share a story about your animal. This is for school-age children.


Aug
29
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Reading Party!

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come celebrate all your summer reading achievements with games, awards, and prizes! All ages welcome!


Aug
29
4:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Movie Showing: "Spaceballs" (1987, PG)

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Astoria Library goes to the movies! Come watch a screening of "Spaceballs" (1987, PG). We speak movies.


Aug
29
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr.'s Mobile Office Hours

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. is hosting library office hours to listen to constituent/community concerns and to make his office more accessible to the public.


Aug
29
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading: Family Book Discussion

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Do you want to enjoy reading a book with your child and have them talk about the book with their peers? Come try our family book discussion at Ozone Park! Copies of the book will be available behind the customer service desk. Call for the book title or come in to pick up your copy!


Aug
29
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Open Mic and Reading Series

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Open Mic is for all performers of any genre to take the mic for four minutes. Spectators are also welcome. Featured readers are as follows: June: Tejas Desai, July: Mary B. Safrit, August: Nina D. Irizarry


Aug
30
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Chit Chat and STARs Performance

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Chat and make friends over the phone, and then enjoy scenes from classic plays performed by Senior Theater Acting Repertory. This is a teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Aug
30
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Introduction to PowerPoint

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is now closed

Create awesome presentations and slideshows with PowerPoint. Topics covered will include creating and editing slides, changing the design and colors, inserting pictures and illustrations, and presenting your slide show.


Aug
30
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Toddler Time is a storytime for children ages 2 to 3. Weekly sessions encourage literacy with simple books, rhymes, finger plays, and songs.


Aug
30
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Microsoft Word For Adults and Teens

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Are you interested in learning to use Microsoft Word? Do you need to write a letter or a paper for school? These classes can teach you to create and save documents, and edit them according to your needs. Basic computer skills are required.


Aug
30
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs, stories, and finger plays every Friday for babies from birth to crawling!


Aug
30
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Last Day of Summer Reading Arts & Crafts

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come celebrate the end of a fantastic summer of reading with arts & crafts! Recommended for ages 5+.


Aug
30
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: End of the Summer Party

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Say goodbye to the summer at our end of summer reading party.


Aug
30
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Family Movie: "Space Jam"

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Customers of all ages are welcome to join us for a screening of "Space Jam" (1996, PG).


Aug
30
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Uno Tournament

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for an Uno tournament and make new friends.


Aug
30
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Puzzle Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to put together puzzles.


Aug
30
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Outer Space Challenge

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Our children's librarian, Mr. Meyer, has challenged the kids in the Summer Reading Club to read a very large number of books by the end of the summer. If they succeed, they'll get a chance to paint the solar system on Mr. Meyer's head. There may be other surprises as well.


Aug
30
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

National Love People Day Activity

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to join in the discussion and later activity regarding National Love People Day. This is a chance to talk about the importance of being kind and empathetic to our friends, family, neighbors, and even people we only meet briefly during our daily lives.


Aug
30
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday At The Movies

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Come join us on Friday at the movies. Movies are rated G or PG.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
30
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

End of Summer Reading Party/Open Mic

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

The Seaside Library will be celebrating the terrific job all the Summer Reading participants have done at the End of Summer Reading Party! Join us for games, singing, dancing and more!


Aug
30
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Movie Showing: Kids’ Choice

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Vote starting Monday to help choose which movie the library will show on Friday! The choices are "Space Jam" (1996, PG), "Space Buddies" (2009, PG), and "Zathura" (2005, PG). Audio in English, subtitles in Spanish (if available for chosen movie).


Sep
2
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Family Place Corner

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Come to Corona Library for a family playtime. We'll provide the early learning space and toys for your child to free play and socialize with other kids! This is recommended for ages 5 and under; older kids are also welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
2
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Join us every first Monday of the month for our book discussions.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
2
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Stacks Program

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

The STACKS program will enhance learning experiences through structured and unstructured age- appropriate activities for kids ages 6-14. Registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
2
4:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Seaside Movie Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us on Mondays at 4pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

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.


Sep
3
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Adults will learn computer basics. Topics include but are not limited to Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and email. Classes are not held on the last week of every month.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Basic Computer Class for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Topics include basic introduction to the computer, introduction to Microsoft office, and navigating the Internet. Registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Computer Classes for Seniors

Location: North Hills
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Learn the basics of using a computer and how to download library ebooks to apps. Preregistration is required in person.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Basic Computers

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

Come learn the basics of using the computer in this one-hour workshop.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Computer Class for Adults and Seniors

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join our computer classes!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Daily Puzzles

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Boost your memory with challenging puzzles. The library will make puzzles available to the community on a daily basis.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come to Whitestone branch, have fun, and relax in a joyful atmosphere. Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your knitting projects!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
1:00PM

--to--

3:15PM

Movie Screening

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Come and join us to watch movies together with families, friends, and other library patrons.
9/3: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG),
9/4: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (2018, PG),
9/7: "Iron Man" (2008, PG-13),
9/10: "Marvel's The Avengers" (2012, PG-13),
9/13: "Guardians of the Galaxy" (2014, PG-13),
9/14: "Avengers: Infinity War" (2018, PG-13),
9/14: "Avengers: Endgame" (2019, PG-13),
9/21: "Shazam!" (2019, PG-13),
9/30: "Wonder Woman" (2017, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Adult Coloring

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Relax with coloring!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Have fun while learning to knit your very own creations! Please bring your own yarn and needles.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School: Get Your Library Card, Your Ticket to Discovery

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Be empowered! Get your library card, your ticket to the world of discovery.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Back-to-School Tabling Event

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Table will be set up in the Adult Public Area with printed information on programs, services, and resources for children, parents, and caregivers; there will a staff member available to answer questions. There will be free giveaways.


Sep
3
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Day @ St. Albans: "Avengers: Endgame"

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to reverse Thanos' actions and restore balance to the universe (2019, PG-13).


Sep
3
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Education Workshop: Important Legal and Financial Documents

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

This workshop will provide information about power of attorney, types and benefits of power of attorney, trust funds, family member eligibility for Medicaid (covering for MLTC and nursing home services), and organizations assisting in power of attorney and trust funds.


Sep
3
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Bingo for Adults

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Come spend an hour playing Bingo with old friends and new or simply because you love Bingo!!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
2:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Tuesdays in September, we will screen the following films:

9/3: "Mona Lisa Smile" (2003, PG-13)
9/10: "School Ties" (1992, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
9/17: "Belle Époque" (1992, R)
9/24: "McFarland, USA" (2015, PG)

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Coloring

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Come relax at the Poppenhusen Library with adult coloring.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
2:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and lots of bouncing rhymes for children under 18 months old. Please remember that storytimes at Kew Gardens Hills are cell phone-free zones.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
2:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Snack and Chat

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Bring your own snack and hang out with your friends in the Ridgewood auditorium every day after school.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Botanical Watercolor Painting

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Registration is now closed

This is a five-session sequential Creative Aging course led by Teaching Artist Karen Fitzgerald. Learn to tone fruit, vegetables, leaves, and branches. Focus on concepts of light source, value, and shading to create form. Learn about brushes and techniques to create different leaf and flower forms. Registration required. Call the Kew Gardens Public Library to register at 718-261-6654

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Club Party

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

We will have a party celebrating those children who completed their summer reading log. There will be a surprise at our party! Only those with a completed summer reading log will be allowed to enter. There will be cool stories and a craft.


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

DIY Button Mosaic Art

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Join us for an evening of fun and crafting. Please sign up at the desk.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School Crafternoon

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for a special back-to-school craft!


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School: Library Card Drive

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Don't have a library card? Now is the time to get one! We'll have fun events and prizes so sign up to get your library card today.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School: Crafty Supplies

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join us to decorate folders (while supplies last; also feel free to bring your own) and create duct tape flower pen toppers!


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

The Book Club at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for a discussion of the "The Bat" by Jo Nesbo. Inspector Harry Hole of the Oslo Crime Squad is dispatched to Sydney to observe the investigation of a murdered Norwegian celebrity. Along with one of the lead detectives and witnesses, he is drawn deeper into the case as a string of unsolved murders reveals a psychopath working across the country. No one is safe, including Harry's group.


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Children Knit & Crochet

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 can learn how to knit or crochet! Families will be responsible for bringing the following items:
For Crocheting: Crochet Hook - Size G or H
For Knitting: Knitting Needles - Size 7, 8, or 9

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Need help with your homework? Come to the Mitchell-Linden Library and our teen volunteers will help you with your homework. Grades K-6 are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Make and Take Crafts

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Enjoy simple crafts for school-age children to make and take home.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bing Tournament

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Come and participate in our Bing tournament.


Sep
3
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Beginning Ballet for Kids

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us Tuesdays at 3:30pm for beginning ballet for children ages 4-7. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Douglaston Discovery Zone

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for fun after-school activities. Activities include problem solving, puzzles, coloring, games, and more for children in elementary and middle school.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

American Girl Doll Fan Club: Kaya and the Nez Perce Indians

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

The focus of this club are the books, time periods, and dolls from the American Girl series. The library will provide copies of "Meet Kaya" by Janet Shaw. The fan club will read the book and discuss it. We will also do crafts and activities. Books are for ages 8 to 12 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available after school on Mondays through Thursdays for children in grades K-6.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Ping-Pong Game Time

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Let's play ping-pong. Everyone is welcome. Children 13 and under should be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Kidz Build!

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Children can use their creative side to build and create.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Teen Video Gaming

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Come and join your fellow teens as we play the latest video games on our Xbox One & PS 4 video systems. You will have fun competing with your friends while building your hand-eye coordination.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

September Children's Arts & Crafts

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library for September arts & crafts!

9/3 - Sunflowers
9/10 - Pollinators
9/17 - Henri Matisse
9/24 - Fall Landscapes

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bingo for Kids

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come and enjoy an evening of bingo and there will be prizes and surprises!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Elementary Korean III

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 18 openings

This course is designed for those who have taken Elementary Korean I & II, or have some knowledge of Korean. Basic communication skills, vocabulary, and grammar will be covered in this ten week program.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Board Games Featuring Scrabble and Chess

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for various board games featuring Scrabble and chess. No registration necessary.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Board Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children can join us for daily board games after school.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess For All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

This program is open to all chess lovers: advanced players, intermediates, and beginners.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

The Crafting Corner: Back to School Series

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us in the crafting corner to make something fun you can take home!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Back-to-School: Introducing St. Albans Community Library

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Join us for a brief tour and learn about the resources and programs at your library.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Lego Time!

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 are invited to build and create using our extensive Lego collection.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Board Games Hour

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Let's take a fun break with some board games!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
5:00PM

--to--

5:45PM

Back-to-School: Grades 3 & 4 Book Club at Hillcrest

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

Each month we will read a different book & meet to discuss our favorite and least favorite parts, main plot points, and important topics raised by that month's book. Books available at the circulation desk; please leave your name & phone number so we can tell you when the next book has arrived!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
5:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Book Jeopardy

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 7 to 12 years old are invited to join us for an exciting, book-themed kid version
of the trivia game Jeopardy.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
3
5:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Ping-Pong

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for fun games of ping-pong for all.


Sep
3
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Developing Business Connections

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Building relationships are key for starting a business. In this class you will learn to develop networking strategies in order to foster partnerships and build relationships that lead to motivation, connections, resources, and investment opportunities. Attain new skills in an accessible and low-pressure setting.


Sep
4
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

ESOL Conversation

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and practice your English speaking skills in a structured group setting.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

That Suits You! Professional Style Workshop Series with PK Kersey (Sept.)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

Author and entrepreneur PK Kersey is partnering with the Central Library Job & Business Academy (JBA) to offer style workshops and lessons on image. Come and learn about custom fittings, professional style tips, and other topics related to suit care, image etiquette, and what is the proper attire that allows you to put your best foot forward during interviews and within the workplace. All attendees get a free necktie from the Job & Business Academy’s TIEbrary.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time!

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler time! Here, children will play with others their age while also doing educational activities. This is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Please join us for stories, songs, and finger plays. This program is for children ages 0-4 and their parents or caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Cambria Heights Quilters

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Please join us Wednesday mornings for beginner quilting. We will learn basic and intermediate techniques to create beautiful individual and group projects. All are welcome; supplies will be available for use during the sessions.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come out with your toddlers to enjoy an hour of storytime and singing! This program is recommended for ages 2 and up.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Toddlers ages 19-36 months, with adult caregivers, listen to stories, learn songs and finger play rhymes, and enjoy movement activities.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children 2 - 4 years old and their caregivers enjoy stories, songs, puppets, and circle time in this 45 - minute program.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Basic Computer: One-on-One Sessions

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

Join us for a one-on-one session. Get comfortable using a mouse, keyboard, and social media, uploading, downloading, and adding an attachment or saving and printing your document.
To register, please call (718) 468-8300.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Back-to-School Music and Play Hour

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-5, enjoy songs, make music with baby instruments, and join us for free play afterwards.


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, and finger plays for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Come out with your toddlers to enjoy stories, singing, and creative movement! This program is recommended for ages 18 months and up.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6 months to 2 years and their caregivers are welcome to enjoy songs, stories, finger plays, and all sorts of fun. No registration is required for this program. Just bring yourselves and have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 6-18 months are invited to join us for nursery rhymes, books, and singing. Caregivers must be present.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Toddler Time is a storytime for children ages 2 to 3. Weekly sessions encourage literacy with simple books, rhymes, finger plays, and songs.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-23 months and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, making music, hand puppets, and finger plays. We end our time together with parachute fun and free play.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Storytime

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, rhymes, and stories for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Morning Storytimes

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Enjoy stories, songs, and finger plays for children 18-36 months old. Please remember that storytimes at Kew Gardens Hills are cell phone-free zones.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Timeless Tales

Location: Central Library
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.

School is back on and so is...Timeless Tales! Children ages 3-5 along with a caregiver are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more fun. Registration will be required so don't miss out!

Central LibraryWed, Sep 11, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryWed, Sep 18, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryWed, Sep 25, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryWed, Oct 2, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM

Sep
4
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Musical Bubble Storytime

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will hear interactive stories and finger plays. They will also get to dance to music and bubbles, and play with small instruments and toys.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

What Are You Reading?

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Find out what other people are reading and tell them what you're reading now. This is a teleconferenced discussion open to all older adults and the homebound. Call Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 to register.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

East Flushing Fall and Winter Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for storytime for ages 2-5 at 11AM on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Picture books will be read, songs will be sung and there will be some coloring as well.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Craft

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler arts and crafts! This program is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Toddlers and their parents or caregivers will learn how to develop basic early literacy skills by participating in a program of stories, songs, and themed activities.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Family Playtime

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 3 years and their caretakers can enjoy bonding, doing finger plays, singing, dancing, and throwing and catching bean bags. Registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us for songs and stories.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, finger plays & simple story books for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

St. Albans Crochet Stars

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Join us to share crochet patterns and techniques. There will be lessons for beginners, with all skill levels welcome to attend. Please bring your own yarn and crochet needles.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Computers

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Would you like to know how to use computers, or how to send an e-mail to a friend or family member? Then these classes are for you.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, finger plays, making music, and parachute fun!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:30AM

--to--

2:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun and camaraderie of mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Craft

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Continue the fun after Toddler Time with an age-appropriate craft.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Picture Book Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for our storytime program for children ages 3-5.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Craft

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages two to five and their caregivers are invited to join us for a weekly story-themed craft.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Tai Chi Basics

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Famous tai chi expert Mr. Sitan Chen and his team will teach basic forms of movements, including the original tai chi elements. Limited spots available. First-come, first-served. Participants are required to sign a waiver for each session. *Rooms A&B*

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Spanish Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Please join us for stories, songs, and creative movement. This program is for children ages 0-5 and their parents or caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Coloring Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun coloring time!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Peking Opera Salon

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Facilitated by Qi Shu Fang Peking Opera Association, this activity is to promote traditional Chinese art, especially Peking Opera, in the community. Everyone is welcome to join in singing and performing, with live music accompaniment.
*Auditorium*

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Afternoon Film Screening

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Join us at Hillcrest for an afternoon movie screening. Please call location for movie listing and time.
Light refreshments are permitted.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Movie Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

9/4: "Dumbo" (2019, PG)
9/11: "Sully" (2016, PG-13)
9/18: "Me Before You" (2016, PG-13)
9/25: "Green Book" (2018, PG-13)
10/2: "King of Thieves" (2018, R)
10/9: "Light Between Oceans" (2016, PC-13)
10/16: "The Professor" (2019, R)
10/23: "Everybody Knows" (2019, Spanish)
10/30: " The Girl in the Spider's Web" (2019, R)

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School Kickoff

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Queens Village Library and get ready for the new school year! Stop by and learn how the library can help you succeed!


Sep
4
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lawn and Leaf Bag & Compost Distribution Event

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Join us for this lawn and leaf bag and compost distribution event.


Sep
4
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Coloring Therapy for Adults

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring! Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and helps promote overall wellness. Come and color while also listening to relaxing music. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils and crayons will be provided.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School Event

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Families can get ready for the upcoming school year by learning about the library's resources.


Sep
4
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun of mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Percussion from Around the World

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Escape the city with a rhythmic trip around the world! Using his collection of exotic instruments, percussionist Rex Benincasa explores the tropical rhythms of Latin America, the Caribbean, and beyond, and demonstrates how these beats have shaped and been shaped by other cultures. This highly interactive workshop is a cultural celebration!


Sep
4
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

CIAD Meeting

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

This is the monthly meeting of the Coalition of Institutionalized Aged and Disabled (CIAD). CIAD is a non-profit, grassroots organization run by and for adult home and nursing home residents and resident councils.


Sep
4
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wednesday Afternoon Movie: "The Dukes of Hazzard"

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a showing of the film "The Dukes of Hazzard"(2005, PG-13).


Sep
4
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Seaside Back-to-School Kickoff

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library and get ready for the new school year! Stop by and learn how the library can help you succeed.


Sep
4
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Kindergarteners, Welcome to School! Free Gifts & Library Card Sign Up

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Kindergarteners, welcome to school! Join us for free gifts (first-come, first-served) & library card sign ups.


Sep
4
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School: Lanyard Craft

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Why not spend the day before school begins making a simple lanyard project? This is for children ages 5 and older.


Sep
4
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Lego Time

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Come and build amazing Lego creations. This is for ages 4 and up.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Italian Conversation Circle: Il Nostro Salotto Italiano

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Ciao! Have you studied a lot of Italian but lack opportunities to converse in this beautiful language? Do you want to practice speaking Italian and become so comfortable with it that you begin thinking in Italian? Using print (easy but challenging), video, music, and more, we will explore all things Italian in our Salotto Italiano. A presto! This is for advanced beginner & intermediate speakers.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Picture Book Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories and songs for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Reading Buddies

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Participants can read to each other for a reduction in their library card fines. Reduce your fines by $2.50 for each thirty minutes, up to a maximum of one hour. All participants should be between 4 years and 21 years old. Registration is required at the children's reference desk.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School Arts & Crafts

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Get your school supplies back-to-school ready with some arts and crafts! Ages 4 and up welcome!


Sep
4
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Back-to-School: Bingo for Kids

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun way to get ready for back-to-school! Winners will receive backpacks and school supplies.


Sep
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

LEGO Building Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades K-6 can have fun being creative with Legos!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Construction Junction

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

What can you make out of marshmallows and toothpicks? Come find out, and use our Legos, Jenga, and Joinks to make creative structures. This is for school-age kids, teens, and adults.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: Wednesday Craft

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Come decorate two pocket folders for a fun, fresh start to the new school year!


Sep
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Seaside Teen Anime/Gaming Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Teens! Come and join us Wednesday afternoons for a variety of anime features and gaming!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Crafternoon

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Come join us as we make arts and crafts for you to take home!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: First Day of School Storytime

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3 to 5 years are invited to get ready for the first day of school by attending a school-themed storytime. A parent or caregiver must be present.


Sep
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Adult Coloring Hour

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Bring creativity and stress relief into your life by joining us for adult coloring club.


Sep
4
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Back-to-School: Learn to Use Scholastic's Bookflix

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Come to Middle Village for this back-to-school tabling event to learn how to navigate and use Scholastic's Bookflix available on our queenslibrary.org website.


Sep
4
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Guided Meditation

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Guided meditation calms the mind and relaxes the body. Those who practice it regularly may experience reduced levels of stress and increased inner peace. The instructor will help you explore stress reduction and self-care techniques. All are welcome.


Sep
4
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Wednesdays in September, we will screen the following films:

9/4: "Fighting With My Family" (2019, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
9/11: "The Intruder" (2019, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
9/18: Culture Connection Program: "Halston" (2019, NR)
9/25: Culture Connection Program: "Third Wife" (2019, R)

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Chinese Singing Class with Professor Chi Ying

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

In these four sessions of singing class, students will learn basic singing techniques and the theory behind them. Professor Chi Ying, a renowned artist specializing in Chinese folk songs, will train students how to understand an art song and express it artistically. Seats limited. Registration at first class.
*Rooms A&B*

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

Additional Dates


Sep
4
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Hacks for Going Green: Accessible Sustainability

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 4, 2019
Availability: 29 openings

Learn about the importance of sustainability in today's world as well as some easy hacks to "go green" in your daily life!

QueensbridgeWed, Sep 11, 20196:00PM - 7:30PM

Sep
5
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mock Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

In these one-on-one practice sessions, you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. You must preregister for a one-on-one session.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Medicaid Advantage Plus Integrated Plan

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and learn about Medicaid Advantage Plus Integrated Plan that brings Medicare and Medicaid benefits together, presented by Visiting Nurse Services of New York. This program is in Chinese.


Sep
5
10:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Computer Classes for Adults

Location: Sunnyside
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.

Would you like to know how to use computers, or how to send an e-mail to a friend or family member? These classes are for you.

Topics covered include:
1) Introduction to computers and how to use the mouse
2) Navigating the Internet
3) Creating your own E-Mail account

SunnysideThu, Sep 12, 201910:15AM - 11:45AM
SunnysideThu, Sep 19, 201910:15AM - 11:45AM
SunnysideThu, Sep 26, 201910:15AM - 11:45AM

Sep
5
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Movies at St. Albans

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Join us for the hottest & latest new releases.
9/5 - "Isn't it Romantic" (2019)
9/12 - "A Simple Favor" (2018)
9/19 - "I Can Only Imagine" (2018)
9/26 - "Mr. Church" (2016)

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Learn Windows 10 or Android Phones/Tablets - Bring Your Own Device

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Do you have a Windows 10 laptop or an Android phone/tablet? Would you like to learn more about these operating systems? Bring your Windows 10 laptop or your Android phone/tablet to receive one-on-one help. Registration is not required. Please call the Briarwood Library and ask for Mark, the Customer Service Specialist, at (718) 658-1680.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Microsoft Office for Beginners / Build Your Resume Workshop

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Adults are welcome to come to the Poppenhusen Library to learn Microsoft Office for beginners or get assistance in building your resume.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
12:30PM

--to--

1:15PM

Toddler Time

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Toddlers and their caregivers are invited for stories, songs, and games.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Introduction to Computers

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

Join us for an introduction to basic parts and functions of a computer. Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard, and how to edit, print, and save.


Sep
5
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come learn and practice English in this informal group; no registration necessary!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Basic Mandarin Chinese

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Use Transparent database and learn basic Mandarin Chinese with Ms. Jenney.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

I-Heung Lee in Concert

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Music critics have described I-Heung Lee’s performances as graceful, thoughtful, and intelligent, touched with a unique style of artistic sophistication. She performs extensively in Asia. She has performed in many major concert halls including Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Weill Recital Hall in New York, Herbst Theatre in San Francisco, City Concert Hall of Hong Kong, and Shanghai Concert Hall in China.


Sep
5
2:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Classic Movie Thursday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

9/5: "Grease" (1978) Customer Suggested
9/12: "Manhattan Melodrama" (1934)
9/19: "A Letter to Three Wives" (1949) Customer Suggested
9/26: "The Man Who Knew Too Much" (1956) Customer Suggested

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Back-to-School Meet and Greet

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Get ready for the new school year by learning about how the library can help you succeed at school!


Sep
5
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your work skills and market those skills to potential employers during a job search. This workshop will explain the benefits of knowing your work skills and how to identify them.


Sep
5
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Reading Coach

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Have your child come and sit with a reading coach to improve literacy and comprehension.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Back-to-School Open House

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come celebrate the start of school with craft activities, check out our new books, and get familiar with all the resources the library has to offer.


Sep
5
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School: Craft Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Come make a duct tape pencil case to use in the new school year!


Sep
5
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Back-to-School: After-School Activities

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children and teens are welcome to convene in the meeting room every school day to do homework, eat a snack, or read.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Introduction to Word

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 5, 2019
Availability: 29 openings

Learn the basic skills in Microsoft Word, and gain hands-on experience creating documents, learning Word’s main functions, and discovering many features Word provides like styling, key commands, and more. Basic computer skills are required.

QueensbridgeThu, Sep 12, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM

Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back to School: Welcome Tour

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Join us as we introduce children and parents to educational resources and provide a tour of the library followed by a library scavenger hunt. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School Tabling Event

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Join us for our back-to-school tabling event for informational materials and giveaways.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School Celebration

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come join Fresh Meadows for a back-to-school celebration with fun and games.


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Back-to-School Open House

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Come and find out about various cultural and educational programs for students in the fall.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Stumped by a math question? Need help with your reading assignment? Drop by the Seaside Library for some homework help!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

African American History

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for an education and discussion about African American history. This program is designed for children that are 5 to 10 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Every Teen Ready to Achieve: Teen Makerspace Afternoons

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

For 24 sessions over 12 weeks, teens engage in a series of hands-on projects to develop their ability to identify problems, brainstorm, tinker, create, innovate, and reach solutions. This is open to teens ages 14-19. Teens who attend 12 sessions will be invited to an end of program party. Those who attend 20 sessions or more will receive a certificate of completion.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School Library Scavenger Hunt

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun back-to-school library scavenger hunt.


Sep
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School Scavenger Hunt

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for a back-to-school scavenger hunt and get to know what the library has to offer you.


Sep
5
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Build it Club

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Get creative with our STEAM based program for children in grades K-5.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Little Kids' Craft

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Join us for arts and crafts fun.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bowling for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a game of bowling!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: Tour & Scavenger Hunt

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us as we introduce children and parents to our educational resources and provide a tour of the library, followed by a scavenger hunt. Preregistration is not required, but the program is limited to 15 children and is on a first-come, first-served basis. Get a ticket at the Children’s Room reference desk before the start of the program.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: ABC Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Get ready to read with alphabet awareness! Children ages 4-6 years with their caregivers will have fun getting to know the A-B-Cs and will hear inspiring ideas for at-home activities that foster early literacy and prepare children for preschool and kindergarten. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Back-to-School Craft

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

Join us for a special back-to-school craft for school-age children. Registration required.


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: Decorate a Notebook

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

School-age kids, decorate a spiral notebook for school or home.


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School Program: Book Bingo

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 can join us for a fun game of book Bingo. Just like traditional Bingo, every player will get a card, but instead of numbers, they'll have the names of classic children's book titles!


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: Rocking Your Back-to-School Program for Kids

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 will learn how to use Queens Public Library's research databases for homework. The children will learn how to make and decorate their own pencil cases!


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Back-to-School Craft

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

Join us for a back- to-school craft for school age children.


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Seaside Movie Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us on Thursdays at 3pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Kids' Book Discussion and Craft for "Wind in the Willows" by Kenneth Grahame

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

"The Wind in the Willows" is a delightful tale about a group of animal friends: a mole, rat, badger, and a mischievous toad.

When? September 2, 2019 at 4-5pm
Copies of this book will be at the children’s librarian desk to borrow with your library card. a Craft based on the book will follow.


Sep
5
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Back-to-School: Tabling Event

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Tables will be set up in the Children’s Room with printed information on programs, services, and resources for children, parents, and caregivers; there will a staff member available to answer questions. Children: Vote for your favorite subject on our “Favorite Subjects Display” and put your “My Wish for the New School Year” in our raffle box; three of you will win a free book!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Game Day at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids have fun playing board games and lots more!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Back-to-School Science: Lava Lamps

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Pretend you come from the groovy '60s--or the far future--and make your own lava lamp. You'll also get some supplies to take home that will help you during the coming school year. This is suggested for ages six and up.


Sep
5
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Whether you are experienced or a beginner, join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Back-to-School Pajama Storytime!

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-6 can come dressed in their pajamas, ready to listen to stories, sing songs, and dance.


Sep
5
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Come to our children's chess club and learn the game of chess! Have fun while learning a game that opens your mind to deep thought, analysis, imagination, and enjoyment. An experienced chess player will be present to provide assistance. This program is for children ages 6 to 12. Registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Practice your chess skills with other adults.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Crochet with Mrs. B

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Join us to share crochet patterns and techniques. There will be lessons for beginners, with all skill levels welcome to attend.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Basic Electricity

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 5, 2019
Availability: 25 openings

In this seven-part series, gain an understanding of electricity and all of its components, from resistance to voltage. Build circuits and become aware of what is going on a subatomic level. Realize the relationship between quantum mechanics and technology!

QueensbridgeThu, Sep 12, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeThu, Sep 19, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeThu, Sep 26, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeThu, Oct 3, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeThu, Oct 10, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeThu, Oct 17, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM

Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Friends Of South Hollis Library Group Meeting

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Friends groups serve to strengthen the Queens Library as a whole through legislative advocacy, program planning, community awareness, and fundraising.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Queens Artists and Non-Profit Organizations: Do You Need Funding?

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Learn about the 2020 Queens Arts Fund Grant Program! The Queens Arts Fund (QAF) awards grants to Queens-based individual artists and non-profit organizations that are producing arts and cultural programming in visual, performing, literary, and folk arts disciplines. Program guidelines and the application process will be reviewed.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Spanish Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you speak Spanish? Join us to talk about anything and everything including film, music, cooking, and news. Meet guest authors and connect with new friends.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

We Do Family Research

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us as we learn, explore, and record our family histories. Each session we will learn about the basic tools and research methodologies of genealogy. We will also have an opportunity to share our research findings and create visual family trees. Join us as we recover the lives of our ancestors.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Victoria leads this easy-to-follow cardio dance class that combines high energy and motivating music. This is a moderate, heart-pumping workout to help burn calories, a good way to improve heart health, and a great way to start your weekend. All levels welcome. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

6:45PM

Ping-Pong Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for a game of ping-pong! Game time starts at 6pm and all ages are welcome. Children under the age of 12 should have an adult accompanying them.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Sewing 101

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Exercise your artistic side with sewing techniques for various projects.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Classical Dance Class with Bella Dance Art Center: The Butterfly Lovers

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Based on the vocabulary of Chinese dance, the movements are smooth. Butterfly lovers' dance ideas come from well-known Chinese folklore. This drama reveals the lingering emotion, in the euphemistic and beautiful body language, of the character's psychological portrayal through a lot of classical dance movements, emphasizing them with high and low music. Space is limited - registration at first class. Participants are required to sign a waiver for each session.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Quilting Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Please join us Thursday evenings for beginner quilting. We will learn basic and intermediate techniques to create beautiful individual and group projects. All are welcome; supplies will be available for use during the sessions.

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

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Sep
5
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Teen Tech Time

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to join in learning new technologies.

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

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Sep
5
6:30PM

--to--

7:45PM

Book Discussion

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for our book discussion group! We meet at 6:30 pm on the first Thursday of the month. We will be reading the following:
7/11: Naomi Alderman, "Disobedience"
8/1: Kevin Powers, "A Shout in the Ruins"
9/5: Chloe Benjamin, "The Immortalists"
10/3: Paul Howarth, "Only Killers and Thieves"

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

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Sep
5
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

St. Albans Community Book Club

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Join the monthly book club discussion group for avid adult readers in the community. We meet on the first Thursday evening of each month to discuss bestsellers, fiction, biographies, nonfiction, classics, and more. Book discussions question will be available at the Reference Desk.
9/5 - "Becoming" by Michelle Obama
10/3 - "Patsy" by Nicole Dennis-Benn
11/7-"Mondays Not Coming" by Tiffany D. Jackson
12/5- "A Celebration of Power & Creativity of Beyoncé Knowles-Carter" - by Veronica Chambers

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

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Sep
5
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Sewing Club

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Designed for kids, teens, & caregivers who already know how to sew, this program is for making projects of your choice or contributing to sewing patchwork donation blankets for shelter animals. Materials provided, but remain in library. This program is for kids 8 +, teens, & adults. Beginners are welcome.

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

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Sep
5
6:30PM

--to--

8:30PM

Open Mic Night

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Performers are invited to share their talents in a five-minute presentation of either poetry, written word, music, comedy, or spoken word. Spectators are also welcome.
*IRC Conference Room*

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

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Sep
5
8:00PM

--to--

9:00PM

Hollywood in History: Wage Inequality

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This is a discussion group led by social worker Lisa Wartur. The topic today is Hollywood in History: Wage Inequality. This is a teleconference event. First-time callers please contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Sep
6
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Livestream: STAR Singers

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

The STAR Singers perform live via Zoom Livestream. Watch from your PC or mobile device. First- time participants please contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for a link to the performance.


Sep
6
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Famous Ladies Aging Gracefully

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This is a discussion group led by social worker Lisa Wartur. The topic today is about famous ladies who have aged gracefully, part 2. This is a teleconference event. First-time callers please contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Sep
6
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

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Sep
6
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Mother Goose

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for bonding time for children ages 6-18 months and their caregivers with stories, songs, finger plays, music, and play!

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

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Join the English Conversation Group at Windsor Park Community Library. Registration is not required; just walk-in.

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

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Storytime and Me!

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for a storytime! Here, children will play with others their age and enjoy a storytime and songs! This is designed for children that are 5 months to 5 years old.

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

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Baby Storytime

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, knee-bouncers, and simple books with your baby at baby storytime. This program is recommended for ages 0-24 months.

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

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Microsoft Word For Beginners In Spanish

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

Learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut and paste items; and use Word’s main functions and commands. You will also learn how to use a flash drive or USB. Basic computer skills are required. Please call 718-721-2462 to register.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Mother Goose

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Infants and children up to 2 years and their caregivers enjoy rhymes, puppets, and playing with toys in this 45-minute program.

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

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Babies & Books

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

You are your child's first teacher. Enjoy our wide variety of board books, nurture preliteracy skills, meet up with other caregivers, and discover the joy of reading with your baby at the library! This program is for infants ages 6-17 months.

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

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers are welcome to join us for a simple craft followed by stories, songs, and finger plays.

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

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Sep
6
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Career Development Workshop: Resume Review

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join us for this career development workshop, focusing on resume writing. All teens and adults are welcome.

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

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Sep
6
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Baby and Me

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Babies (3-17 months) and their parents and caregivers are welcome to join us for bounces, nursery rhymes, stories, and more!

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

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Sep
6
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Baby and Me

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 6-18 months, and their adult caregivers, share simple stories, songs, and bouncing rhymes, and play with educational toys and games.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for bonding time for children and caregivers with stories, songs, finger plays, physical movement, and a craft for children ages 18-36 months with their caregivers.

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

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Sep
6
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Baby and Me (in Spanish)

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 0-12 months, and their adult caregivers, share simple stories, songs, and bouncing rhymes, and play with educational toys and games.

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

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Sep
6
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Picture Book Storytime

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Preschool children up to 5 years old enjoy finger rhymes, read aloud, coloring, and/or crafts.

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

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Sep
6
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months can join us for simple songs, finger plays, and nursery rhymes. Caregivers must be present.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Are you interested in learning to use Microsoft Word? Do you need to write a letter or a paper for school? These classes can teach you to create and save documents, and edit them according to your needs. Basic computer skills are required.

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

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Sep
6
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs, stories, and finger plays every Friday for babies from birth to crawling!

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

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Sep
6
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Morning Storytime

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for our all ages storytime, Fridays at 11:30am. We will read books, sing songs, do finger plays, and more! All ages are welcome to participate.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Family Playtime

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-5, come and play with toys and make new friends.

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

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Sep
6
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Friday Movie Matinee

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for screenings of these blockbuster movies.

9/6: "The Intruder" (2019, PG-13)
9/13: "Avengers: Endgame" (2019, PG-13)
9/20: "Us" (2019, R)
9/27: "The Upside" (2017, PG-13)

Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Canasta Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come play or learn the game.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

English Conversation Class

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adults improve their English through group conversations about everyday topics. No sessions on November 15th and November 29th.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Flushing Book Discussion Group

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us the first Friday of each month in Rooms C&D:
9/6: Path to Personal Power by Napoleon Hill.
10/4: Plato in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern.
11/1 : Trump's War by Michael Savage.
12/6: Three Feet From Gold by Sharon Lechter and Greg Reid.

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

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Sep
6
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Film Festival Fridays

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

We show classic and independent films every Friday. Please call Bay Terrace Library at 718-423-7004 for titles.

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

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Sep
6
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Basic Computer Class for Adults

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

Topics include introduction to the computer (using mouse & keyboard), introduction to Microsoft Word, and introduction to the Internet. Preregistration is required.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Sep
6
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Game Time

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Play board games.

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

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Sep
6
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Curator's Choice: Music Documentaries and Performances in September

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Curator's Choice: Music Documentaries and Performances in September
Friday 9/6 - "John Legend Live from Philadelphia" (April 26, 2007)
Friday 9/13 - "Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Yacub Addy and Odadaa! Congo Square"
Monday 9/23- "Bob Marley: Legend"

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Game Day

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children of all ages are welcome to join game day for some board game fun.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: Party

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the beginning of the school year with special games and prizes!


Sep
6
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Back-to-School: Scavenger Hunt

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join us for a library scavenger hunt to start off the school year and learn more about our library!


Sep
6
3:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Family Movie Afternoon

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

September's Line-Up

9/6 "Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral" (PG-13)
9/13 "Little" (PG-13)
9/20 "How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" (PG)
9/27 "Shazam!" (PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Table Top Gaming & Chess

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join Fresh Meadows in our Funday Friday with gaming.

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

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Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Coloring Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us Fridays at 3:30pm for our family coloring time. Coloring sheets, crayons, markers, and color pencils will be provided. You can also bring your own. All ages are welcome. Supplies are limited.

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

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Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Game Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for an afternoon of checkers, chess, Connect Four, Jenga, jigsaw puzzles, mancala for kids, Monopoly, Scrabble, World Hangman, Yu-Gi-Oh, and more!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Brick Builders

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come play with Legos the first Friday of every month at the Court Square Library! Free build or take a "challenge card" and put your engineering skills to the test. The only limit is your imagination! Ages 4 and up are welcome.


Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a fun activity every Friday!

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

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Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: Friday Kids' Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Celebrate going back to school every Friday in September by making your own pencil case, key chain, folder, and book cover! Get information about the library's programs and resources to help you during the school year.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Kids' Movie Friday

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Join us at Corona Library every Friday for a fun-packed family-friendly movie screening! All ages welcome.

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

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Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 3 and up, come play board and card games and play with a selection of toys or try your hand at origami on Friday afternoons in the Children's Room! Start your weekend off in a fun way!

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

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Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Teen Craft

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for an afternoon of fun and crafting.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Children's Friday Matinee

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids age 12 and under with their parents or guardians are invited to screenings of blockbuster children's movies.
9/6: "Dumbo" (PG)
9/13: "Ugly Dolls" (PG)
9/20: "Secret Life of Pets 2" (PG)
9/27: "Kung Fu Panda" (PG)
Seating is limited and available first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
3:45PM

--to--

4:45PM

Back-to-School Bingo

Location: Rego Park
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the first week of school by playing a game of back-to-school Bingo. Preregistration is not required but space is limited to the first 25 children in grades K-5.


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

East Flushing Fall and Winter Arts and Crafts for Children

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for arts and crafts for ages 3 and up on Fridays at 4pm.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun & Games

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come have fun playing games at the East Elmhurst Community Library! There will be different activities on different days. This program is recommended for ages 5 and up.

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

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Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Board Games

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Teens can relax at the end of the week with fun board and card games!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Come play our Wii games and relax at the end of the week! All ages are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Seaside Open Mic

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Seaside Library invites all neighborhood performers to come and be a part of our open mic night! Bring your guitars, mandolins, voices, poetry, dancing shoes, and more. Let's celebrate each other's creativity and just have fun!

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

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Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Back-to-School: Library Scavenger Hunt

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6 to 12 years are invited to go on a scavenger hunt to explore and learn about the Children's Room of the Broadway Library.


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Coding for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join us as we learn the basics of coding and play some computer games!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Prenda Code Club for Children and Teens

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us in the weekly coding club for children and teens ages 10 to 17. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Virtual Reality for Kids

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Hey, it's Friday! Come relax and have fun by trying out our virtual reality glasses!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us every Friday for board games in the Teen Room. Check out classic games and play them with your friends!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Code Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn to code at Queens Public Library! Our code club has no lectures: you’ll learn to make websites, animations, apps, and games by actually making them, step by step. Prepare for a tech career or learn skills you can use in the real world right now to make whatever you can dream up.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Back-to-School Program: After-School Movie

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children are invited to join us for an after-school movie, "Mr. Peabody and Sherman" (2014, PG).


Sep
6
4:15PM

--to--

4:45PM

Back-to-School Friday Craft

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Learn to make your own book covers (bring your textbooks!), Thing 1 and Thing 2 pens, and pocketfolder and notebook covers for use in the new school year! First-come, first-served.


Sep
6
4:30PM

--to--

5:15PM

Arts and Crafts

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age children, come and join us on Friday afternoons to make an arts and crafts project.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
6
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Circle of Friends

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

This program is for children 6-13 years old with autism spectrum disorder. The goal of this program is to help children to learn social skills through simple science experiments, art projects, and board games. A therapist or caregiver must be present.

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

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Sep
6
6:00PM

--to--

9:00PM

An Evening of Art with the Cambria Heights Library Craft Artist Extraordinaire

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Celebrate Cambria Heights Library's artistic community at their 4th Annual Artist Reception and Exhibit. An array of creative expression will be on display through October including yarn crafts, watercolor, acrylics, jewelry, line art photography, quilts, and sewing projects.


Sep
7
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler STEM: Drip, Drop, Water

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2 to 7 and their caregivers are welcome to join in a water-themed STEM program and storytime.


Sep
7
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM