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Learn how to use Facebook to stay in touch with loved ones, keep up with the news, and expand your job search. We will help you set up a Facebook account and answer your questions. Basic computer and Internet skills and a valid email account are required. Preregister at the lower level librarian desk or Call 718-831-8636 for more ...

Aug 30 @ 10:15 AM

Annual StartUP! Business Plan Competition

The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s Annual Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition begins in September 2016. The competition gives entrepreneurs a chance to strengthen their business knowledge, learn about business trends and gain insights into starting and growing a business while also introducing them to the vast resources ...

Sep 12 @ 6:15 PM

Jul
26
10:15AM

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12:00PM

iPad, Freegal and Queens Library

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn how to download free music directly to your iPad using "Freegal" and your Queens Library account.


Jul
26
1:15PM

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3:00PM

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.

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Jul
26
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Lincoln Center Local Screening: Villalobos Brothers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Lincoln Center is partnering with Queens Library to bring free screenings of world-class performances to your neighborhood. The Villalobos Brothers masterfully blend the indigenous rhythms and melodies of their native Veracruz, Mexico with the intricate harmonies of jazz and classical music to create a new sound in Latin music.


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Jul
27
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Beginners' Canasta

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Have you ever wanted to join a Canasta game but didn’t know how to play? Here’s your chance to learn! In six easy lessons we will teach you the basics and provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to share in the fun, excitement, and camaraderie of playing this increasingly popular game. Space is limited. Preregistration is required by calling or visiting the library.

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

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Jul
27
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Music and Movement for Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

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.

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Jul
27
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Word Wednesdays

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Get in the game! Pick up a word search or crossword puzzle in the teen area and complete the puzzle.

*Counts as a Read down your fees event
*Participants are encouraged to sign in with staff

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

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Jul
27
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Summer Writing Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children will share a funny, scary, or entertaining book and share it 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.

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

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Jul
28
12:00PM

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1:00PM

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.

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Jul
28
12:00PM

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2:00PM

One-on-One Computer Class

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come in for a One on One Computer Session. Trainings are available for: Email, Internet, Facebook, E-books, Tablets and more.
Thursdays at 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m.
or
Saturdays by appointment only.

*Registration is required*
Stop by the Lower Level Librarian's desk to reserve your spot.

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

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Jul
28
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Summer Intergenerational Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn how to knit and crochet this summer. Experienced adult crafters will teach their skills to children and and other beginners while sharing patterns and techniques and working on their own projects. Participants should bring their own supplies.

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

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Jul
28
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Summer Family Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a family movie: 7/7- "Norm of the North" (PG); 7/14-"Open Season Scared Silly" (PG); 7/21- "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip" (PG); 7/28-"Home" (PG). See you there!


Jul
28
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Experienced or 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


Jul
28
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Moving For Life: Dance Exercise for All

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Moving for Life incorporates dance and qi gong, accompanied by different types of music, to accentuate the body-mind connection. The instructor is Catherine Gross.


Jul
29
10:15AM

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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


Jul
29
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Read, Play, Learn!

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join the 2016 Summer Reading Club where we will explore many topics including sports and games through books, fun activities, science experiments, arts-and-crafts projects and more.
Grade 1-3 on July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; August 5, 19, 26.
Grade 4-6 on July 6, 13, 20, 27; August 3, 17, 24.

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

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Jul
29
1:00PM

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3:00PM

"We Are New York" English Conversation Classes

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.

"We Are New York" is an Emmy Award-winning television show created to help immigrant New Yorkers practice English while informing them of the city’s resources. This 10-session program will help people practice speaking conversational English while learning about health, social, educational and employment services.

Glen OaksFri, Aug 5, 20161:00PM - 3:00PM
Glen OaksFri, Aug 12, 20161:00PM - 3:00PM
Glen OaksFri, Aug 19, 20161:00PM - 3:00PM
Glen OaksFri, Aug 26, 20161:00PM - 3:00PM
Glen OaksFri, Sep 2, 20161:00PM - 3:00PM

Jul
29
3:00PM

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4:30PM

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


Jul
29
4:00PM

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5:00PM

#Booklove

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you love books? We do too! Come to the teen area to talk about the books you love. You might even find a new favorite!

*Part of the Read Down Your Fees program

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

Additional Dates


Jul
30
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Adult Coloring

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


Jul
30
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Saturday Afternoon Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This month we will screen the following films: 7/2-"The Book Thief" (PG-13); 7/9-"East Side Sushi" (PG); 7/16-"Belle" (PG); 7/23-"The 33" (PG-13); 7/30-"12 Years a Slave" (R).


Aug
1
12:00PM

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3:00PM

Chess and Dominoes Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn how to play chess and dominoes. We welcome players of all skill levels, including absolute beginners.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
1
12:15PM

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1:00PM

Adventures in Literature

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This program offers children ages 4-5 years an opportunity to develop a love for literature. Children will be exposed to nursery rhymes, classic fairy tales, nonfiction books, and award-winning children's literature through story books, dramatization, puppeteering, and music.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
1
1:30PM

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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
1
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Teen Coloring

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We will provide the atmosphere and coloring supplies. Coloring is a new craze that promises relaxation, fun, and community. Get in the game and color your stress away!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
4
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Get in the Game: Spade Tournament

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Do you love Spades? So do we. Compete with your friends at Spades!

*Pre-register at Queenslibrary.org


Aug
4
3:30PM

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5:15PM

Summer Family Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a family movie: 8/4- "The Good Dinosaur" (PG); 8/11-"Zootopia" (PG); 8/18- "The Book of Life" (PG); 8/25-"The Penguins of Madagascar" (PG); 9/1-"Kung Fu Panda 3" (PG). See you there!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
4
6:00PM

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7:45PM

Spanish Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you speak Spanish? Join to talk about anything and everything including film, music, cooking and news. Meet guest authors and connect with new friends.


Aug
6
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Saturday Afternoon Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This month we will screen the following films: 8/6-"Love the Coopers" (PG-13); 8/13-"The Finest Hours" (PG-13); 8/20-"Steve Jobs" (R); 8/27-"Eddie the Eagle" (PG-13).

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

Additional Dates


Aug
8
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Meditate to be Serene

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join Renate Lanotte, MS, LCSW, and psychotherapist to find out how to use meditation to help improve your overall well being and tap into the into the source of all joy and peace that exists with us all. Participate in a short meditation sitting.


Aug
9
10:15AM

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11:45AM

Internet Basics for Beginners

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This class, an interactive, hands-on search, is for beginners who need simple steps to understanding the Internet. Preregistration is required. Please call 718-831-8636 or stop by the Lower Level Information Desk to reserve your spot.


Aug
9
2:00PM

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2:45PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Zumba Gold uses dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. Preregistration by phone is required for all sessions. Anyone attending this class will need to sign an exercise waiver.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
11
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Get in the Game: Board Game Tournament

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Get in the game by playing board games. Find out who is Board Game Champion of Glen Oaks!

*Pre-register at Queenslibrary.org


Aug
12
10:30AM

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11:30AM

The Magical Castle of Now

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Mighty Action Racket presents a fast paced, participatory storytelling performance, combining stories, song, poetry, movement and props. Young audiences rehearse and make magic spells, create pictures and see stories and poetry come to life. This program is for ages 5-12.


Aug
12
1:00PM

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2:15PM

Lincoln Center Local Screening: New York Philharmonic Gala with Lang Lang

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for a screening of the opening gala with the New York Philharmonic and piano virtuoso Lang Lang as they play Grieg and Beethoven in a concert filmed in September, 2015.


Aug
15
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Adult Craft Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

Glen Oaks is starting an Adult Craft Club on Monday Evenings starting July 18th @ 6pm.
Each month the club will do a different craft project.


Aug
16
10:15AM

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11:45AM

Email Basics

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This class will teach you how to create and utilize your email address. The class will begin at 10:15 a.m. and end at 11:45 a.m. Preregistration is required. Please call 718-831-8636 or stop by the Lower Level Information desk to reserve your spot.


Aug
18
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Get in the Game: Video Games

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

You asked, we listened, and the X-box is coming back! Come play with the X-box one and get in the game with Glen Oaks library.


Aug
18
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Author Visit with Ayanna Bates

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join local author and poet Ayanna Bates as she discusses her book of poetry, "An Old Teen". Ayanna will lead a poetry writing workshop and discuss her experience as a self-published author.


Aug
19
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Glen Oaks Chartering Ceremony

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Glen Oaks Chartering Ceremony


Aug
22
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Meet the Author: Mark Torres "A Stirring in the North Fork"

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

"A Stirring in the North Fork" by local author Mark Torres is a thriller about a cold case, a murder on Long Island, and the out-of-work attorney who is driven to solve the decades-old mystery. Mr. Torres will discuss the story behind the book, his experience with self-publishing, and how he became a debut author.

Books will be available for sale and signing.


Aug
24
11:00AM

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12:15PM

Beaded Jewelry Workshop

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn how to make beaded jewelry with instructor Terry Go. Registration is required, only 10 spaces in each class. Supplies will be provided by the library.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
26
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Lincoln Center Local Screening: Red Hot + Fela Live!

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Lincoln Center is partnering with Queens Library to bring world-class performances to your neighborhood. Enjoy the music of Nigerian firebrand Fela Anikulapo Kuti, as Fela’s master drummer and Afrobeat icon Tony Allen teams up with the cinematic dance rockers of Superhuman Happiness and stars of the next generation of Afro-futurist innovators.


Aug
26
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Summer Send-Off (End of Summer Reading Party)

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

Say good-bye to Summer Reading with a party outside! Join us for snacks, music, and a proper send off to the summer. We will also be drawing raffle tickets for our summer reading prizes.

*Pre-register at Queenslibrary.org


Aug
30
10:15AM

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11:45AM

Facebook

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn how to use Facebook to stay in touch with loved ones, keep up with the news, and expand your job search. We will help you set up a Facebook account and answer your questions. Basic computer and Internet skills and a valid email account are required. Preregister at the lower level librarian desk or Call 718-831-8636 for more information.


Aug
31
2:00PM

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5:00PM

Practice SHSAT with Princeton Review

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Find out how you would score on a full-length practice test. You'll receive a personalized score report pinpointing your strength and weaknesses. Registration with Princeton Review is required. You can register at PrincetonReview.com or by calling 646-362-0628.


Sep
1
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Moving For Life: Dance Exercise for All

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Moving for Life incorporates dance and Qi Gong, accompanied by different types of music to accentuate the body-mind connection.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
7
1:00PM

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3:00PM

The Quilting Project

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn sewing, planning and quilting processes to create a quilt project from small to large. Sewing lessons included if you have never used a sewing machine. Learn about types of fabrics and different approaches to designing a quilt.

Professional Teaching Artist Karen Fitzgerald leads this 8-session creative aging Quilting Project. Registration is required, space is limited. Please contact Queens Library @ Glen Oaks to Register for this class 718-831-8636.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
9
1:00PM

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2:30PM

English Conversation Classes

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adults improve their English through group conversations about everyday topics.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
10
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Adult Coloring

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


Sep
10
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Saturday Afternoon Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This month we will screen the following films, all released in 2016.

September 10th, "Hail Caesar" Rated PG-13
September 17th, "My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2" Rated PG-13
September 23rd "Race" Rated PG-13

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

Additional Dates


Sep
12
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Please join us for an adventure in reading. The Adult Book Discussion Club at the Glen Oaks Community Library, once a month on Monday afternoon at 12 pm..

Monday, September 12th @ 12pm "The Interestings" By Meg Wolitzer
Monday, October 17th @ 12pm " The Nest" By Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

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

Additional Dates


Sep
12
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Gentle Yoga

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Leslie Taylor leads this gentle, beginning-level yoga class for older adults. Space is limited, and preregistration is required. Please call the library to preregister.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
12
6:15PM

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8:15PM

Annual StartUP! Business Plan Competition

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s Annual Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition begins in September 2016. The competition gives entrepreneurs a chance to strengthen their business knowledge, learn about business trends and gain insights into starting and growing a business while also introducing them to the vast resources available to them at Queens Library. Learn more at these information sessions and watch for more news about classes starting in October.


Sep
17
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Lincoln Center Local Screening: Harlem Renaissance Orchestra

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for a screening of a concert that celebrates the musical traditions of Harlem with the music of Basie, Ellington, Lionel Hampton, and Illinois Jacquet.


Sep
22
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Still Life, Landscape, Photography: An Art History Adventure

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This 3-session series covers art from Egyptian times through the 19th Century and explores the relationship between still life, landscape, and photography.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
26
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Adult Craft Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for the Glen Oaks Community Library's monthly Craft Club. Each month the club will do a different craft project. Suggestions welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
27
1:30PM

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3:00PM

How's Your Hearing?

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

A Doctor of Audiology will give you a free, quick and easy hearing screening. All are welcome. This is a component of Queens Library's annual Older Adult Day.


Sep
28
10:00AM

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2:00PM

Queens Memory Project

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Visit the Queens Memory table to find out how to capture and share family stories. Then listen to oral histories from the Queens Memory collections. Learn ways to safely store, handle and display photos and other treasured family artifacts. Sign up to participate in an upcoming Queens Memory event where staff will digitize your photos or other mementos for free!


Sep
28
10:00AM

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2:00PM

Older Adults Day

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Older Adult Services presents Older Adults Day, featuring live entertainment, short presentations on a range of subjects of interest to older adults, free health screenings, and information on healthcare, benefits and other important resources.


Sep
28
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Arthritis and Joint Pain

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Kathy Moran, R.N. discusses causes and symptoms of arthritis and joint pain and available treatments.


Sep
28
11:00AM

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1:00PM

An Introduction to Relief Printmaking

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Older Adult Services presents An Introduction to Relief Printmaking. All materials will be provided. Registration is required. Please call the Glen Oaks Library @ 718-831-8636 to register. Space is limited.


Sep
28
11:30AM

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12:30PM

Long Term Care, Options and Placement

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Dr. Oltean from NY Presbyterian/Queens will provide important information about long term care. What are the options for the medical and non-medical needs of people with chronic illness or disability who cannot care for themselves. This lecture is part of "Older Adults Day" activities at the Glen Oaks Library on September 28th.


Sep
28
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Vaccines for Older Adults

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Dr. Pipia from NY Presbyterian/Queens talks about the need for vaccines and which are recommended for older adults. This lecture is part of "Older Adults Day" activities at the Glen Oaks Library on September 28th.


Sep
28
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Double Trouble Concert

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

"Double Trouble", Evy Mayer and Jean Farnworth, sing an eclectic mix of songs which showcase their talents as vocalists, instrumentalists and interpreters.
"They are contemporary traditional musicians who sing about modern life with the same spirit troubadors of the 19th sang about their contemporary lives." Christine Lavin, WFUV, 90.7 FM


Oct
1
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Lincoln Center Local Screening: Rosanne Cash, The Lone Bellow, Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Lincoln Center is partnering with Queens Library to bring free screenings of world-class performances to your neighborhood. Enjoy a great country, blues, and indie rock concert filmed at "Lincoln Center Out of Doors" in August, 2014.


Oct
15
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Humane Education with Cats & Dogs

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

Children will explore various ways to treat animals with kindness and compassion. They will recognize cat and dog body languages, which is one way their pet shows its feelings. They are taught the "rules" of pet ownership, responsibility and kindness. A hands-on activity and fun worksheet follow the presentation. for ages 4-10. Space is limited. Pre-Registration is required.


Oct
18
1:15PM

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3:15PM

Introduction to Photography

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This is a creative aging 8 session course in photography for adults ages 50+. The 9th session is a gallery showing of your work with professional teaching artist Karen Bourbeau. Registration is required. Call Glen Oaks Library at 718-831-8636.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
3
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Chair Yoga

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Certified instructor Didi Tapomaya teaches participants basic yoga techniques, breathing and relaxation exercises with guided visualization. Space is limited. Please register at the Glen Oaks Library - 718-831-8636

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

Additional Dates


Nov
12
3:00PM

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4:15PM

Double Entendre Concert

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Our focus this year is quartets. We will present a concert of oboe and bassoon quartets (including pieces for oboe, violin, viola, cello and bassoon, violin, viola, cello). The program will include Mozart, Devienne, Britten and a couple of contemporary arrangements for 2 oboes and 2 bassoons.