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Halloween Craft

All teens are invited to create a spooky Halloween-themed craft.

Oct 31 @ 4:00 PM

Oct
23
11:00AM

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7:00PM

Affordable Care Act: Insurance Enrollment

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

New York’s official Health Plan Marketplace is up and running! You and your family can shop, compare plans and enroll in health coverage that fits your budget. A Certified Navigator is ready to assist you in the enrollment process.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
23
2:00PM

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7:00PM

Diversity Visa Application Assistance

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Queens Library is making computers available from October 1 to November 3 to customers who want to fill out the online application for the Diversity Visa (Green Card) Lottery (DV-2016). Applicants can get assistance scanning photos at the following libraries: Central and Flushing - Mondays and Thursdays, 3:00-8:00PM; Jackson Heights - Thursdays 2:00-7:00 PM and Mondays 9:00 AM-2:00 PM; Long Island City - Thursdays 2:00-7:00 PM and Mondays 3:00-8:00 PM

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

Additional Dates


Oct
25
12:30PM

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2:30PM

A Celebration of Deepavali with Indian Crafts and Music

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Highlights include: 12:30 p.m. - Henna Hand-Painting Workshop with Summiya and Samia Malik (materials are limited and available first come, first served); 3:00 p.m. - Classical and contemporary music and dances of India, accompanied by Indian instruments, performed by Subhra Goswami and the Ranjanee Group.

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

Additional Dates


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Oct
31
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Halloween Craft

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

All teens are invited to create a spooky Halloween-themed craft.


Nov
4
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Self-Defense for Girls

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

This two-session program for girls ages 12-18 is presented by the Hit like a Girl Project, founded by Master Barry Cuda Yedwabnick to teach teen girls skills for self-defense, anti-bullying and personal empowerment. All girls must have a release form completed by a parent to participate.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
5
1:00PM

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4:00PM

Need Health Insurance? We Can Help!

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

In-person application assistance is available for Medicaid, Child Health Plus and various New York State of Health qualified plans.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
7
5:00PM

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7:00PM

Pathway to U.S Citizenship: Becoming a U.S. Citizen and Building Your Civic Knowledge

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Sessions are in English and include a workshop and basic civics education. 11 /7: Are you ready to be a U.S. citizen?/Introduction to American history; 11/14: Required documents and more/Introduction to American government and politics; 11/21: Common barriers to naturalization/American culture and geography; 11/28: Naturalization interview and beyond/Review of 100 questions.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
15
3:00PM

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4:15PM

Chota Madre Presents Afro-Ecuadorian Bomba

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Chota Madre celebrates the history and heritage of Ecuador, performing bomba music from Ecuador's upper Chota River valley.


Nov
20
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Science of Sight

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Participants will conduct science experiments that demonstrate the properties of light waves, optics, the color spectrum, and the lenses. Please contact your Local Queens Library to inquire about more STEAM week activities or check online at www.queeenslibrary.org For children ages 7 to 12.


Nov
25
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Elder Law, Estate Planning, Trusts, and Asset Protection

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Noted elder law and estate planning attorneys will present strategies and consult with you on aspects of elder law, powers of attorney, estate and disability planning, and long-term care. You will learn how to gain income and avoid estate taxes while providing for heirs and charitable interests. You will also gain insights into preserving wealth and increasing lifetime income.


Jan
10
1:30PM

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4:30PM

Kaplan Practice SAT

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Take a practice SAT through Kaplan! Preregistration is required at http://bit.ly/LibraryPracticeTest. Contact Danielle.Black@Kaplan.com with questions.


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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.