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Peace Through Understanding: The 1964-1965 New York World's Fair

Terri Marlowe, founding member and producer of BBQ Productions, presents BBQ’s 2003 documentary film, "Peace Through Understanding: The 1964/65 New York World’s Fair." The product of years of research ...

Jul 10 @ 6:00 PM

Lincoln Center Local: Elementos de Flamenco

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana builds bridges between cultures using the universal spirit of flamenco, an expression of emotion through dance. Enjoy a journey through Spain through the style’s powerful ...

Jul 12 @ 3:00 PM

Friends United (in Spanish)

Are you living with cancer? Meet with other Spanish-speakers and share your experiences, worries and hopes. To RSVP or for more information, call Carolina at 212-647-9700 x245. The group will meet at ...

Jul 15 @ 12:00 PM

Peer Mediation

Our peer mediation groups meet every Tuesday afternoon.

Jul 15 @ 4:00 PM, Jul 22 @ 4:00 PM, Jul 29 @ 4:00 PM, Aug 5 @ 4:00 PM, Aug 12 @ 4:00 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

We will screen the following movies in July: 7/2 - "About Last Night" (2014); 7/9 - "Lone Survivor" (2013); 7/16 - "The Lego Movie" (2014); 7/23 - "Heaven is for Real (2014); 7/30 - "Saving Mr. Banks" ...

Jul 16 @ 6:00 PM, Jul 23 @ 6:00 PM, Jul 30 @ 6:00 PM

Classic Movies @ 2:00

Every Thursday at 2:00PM we screen a different classic movie. In July, we feature customer requests: 7/3 - "Yankee Doodle Dandy" (1942); 7/10 - "King Kong" (1933); 7/17 - "Blackboard Jungle" (1955); 7/24 ...

Jul 17 @ 2:00 PM, Jul 24 @ 2:00 PM, Jul 31 @ 2:00 PM

Author Talk and Book Signing with Grey Johnson

Grey Johnson will give a spirited talk and PowerPoint presentation on “Inside the Whimsy Works: My Life with Walt Disney Productions” by his late father, Jimmy Johnson (1917-1975), which culled from the ...

Jul 17 @ 6:30 PM

Metastatic Cancer Support Group

Meet with others living with metastatic cancer and exchange information, resources and experiences. This program will take place at Queens Cancer Center of Queens Hospital, 82-68 164 Street, Jamaica. For ...

Jul 22 @ 12:00 PM

Intermediate PowerPoint

Take your PowerPoint presentations to the next level! Topics covered will include; creating transitions, emphasizing your information with animations, inserting charts, and inserting multimedia. Register ...

Jul 26 @ 2:00 PM

Treehouse Orientation

Treehouse is an online learning platform that allows users to access more than 1,000 video tutorials, quizzes, and code challenges created by expert teachers. Students can learn to code in languages such ...

Aug 4 @ 10:00 AM

Jul
10
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
10
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
10
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

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Jul
10
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
10
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
10
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
10
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
10
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Learn to Crochet: Classic Granny Squares

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 July 10, 2014

Learn how to crochet the classic granny square in this 4-session workshop. You will learn basic stitches, single and multi-color designs, and how to join your squares. All supplies and materials will be provided. Space is limited; preregister online or by calling 718-990-0728.

Central LibraryThu, Jul 17, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 24, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM
Central LibraryThu, Jul 31, 20143:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
10
5:00PM

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6:30PM

One Hour of Coding

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 will be taught simple concepts of computer science: drag-and-drop programming, repeat-loops, conditionals, and basic algorithms, functions and variables.


Jul
10
6:00PM

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8:30PM

Peace Through Understanding: The 1964-1965 New York World's Fair

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Terri Marlowe, founding member and producer of BBQ Productions, presents BBQ’s 2003 documentary film, "Peace Through Understanding: The 1964/65 New York World’s Fair." The product of years of research and interviews, the film explores the people, pavilions and attractions of the World’s Fair and explores how the event was created and the controversy that surrounded the event.


Jul
10
6:00PM

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8:00PM

eBooks

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

Queens Library has many popular electronic books available free from our website. Bring your own Kindle, Nook, iPad or other e-reader along with your USB connecting cable to learn how to download free eBooks from the library. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional information. Class code CC240