Central Library

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

Movie Screening: "Down in the Delta"

We celebrate the life of poet, actress, dancer and film director Maya Angelou with a screening of the 1998 film that marked her directorial debut, the story of an inner-city Chicago family who return to ...

Jul 24 @ 6:00 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

Author Talk with Jahi Issa: "Until Africa Is Redeemed"

Jahi Issa, Ph. D., the author of the forthcoming book "Until Africa is Redeemed: The Universal Negro Improvement Association in Louisiana," will discuss the fascinating, turbulent history of ...

Jul 26 @ 2:30 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

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What does a Friends Group do?

Friends of Library - Chapter. Contact Community Library Manager at or Office of Government and Community Affairs (GCA) at (718) 990-0817 if you are interested in joining.