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It's #BookTuesday!

Every Tuesday, Queens Library will introduce you to a great book!

Our #BookTuesday pick for May 23 is The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women, by Kate Moore.

The Curies' newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines across the nation as the fresh face of beauty, ...

Celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month!

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, and we're pleased to honor some prominent figures of Asian and Pacific Island descent that have made great contributions and added to the rich cultural tapestry of the United States.

We will feature notable people from a variety of professions and careers on our ...

Queens Library Magazine

The new issue of Queens Library Magazine is out now!

Queens Library Magazine combines great library-themed feature stories and two months' worth of information about our free programs, services, and special events, and it's available at your neighborhood library or ...

Queens Library is for Everyone!

The Everyone Campaign is exactly that: for everyone. Queens Library is a safe space for all, no matter where you come from, who you love, or what you believe.

In today’s political and social climate, many people in the communities we serve feel vulnerable and afraid.

As the hub of every community across the ...

Video Visitation at Queens Library

Video visitation is a free program offered at libraries across the city that connects a live video feed between participating library locations and NYC Department of Corrections facilities, allowing incarcerated New Yorkers to talk, read, and share stories together with their loved ...

Malcolm Gladwell: We Can’t Let NYC Libraries Lag Behind

Thank you to author and critic Malcolm Gladwell for his new letter on behalf of our City's libraries!

"Since I moved to New York City 20 years ago to become a staff writer at The New Yorker, I've relied on public libraries," Gladwell writes.

"They are open and welcoming to all, from writers like ...

May
23
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Teen Volunteers are available to help grade school children with their homework assignments in the afternoons, after school, daily from 4 pm to 6 pm.

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

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May
24
11:30AM

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12:15PM

Storytime

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and fun! Ages 18 months-3 years.

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

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May
26
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Fun and Games

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us on Friday afternoon for a movie!

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

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May
27
11:00AM

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2:00PM

Video Game Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us on Saturday afternoons to play Wii, board games, and more!

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

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Jun
20
3:00PM

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4:00PM

STEM Programs with Kyshia M. Lawrie

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Douglaston Library Let's Go to Disney June 8th
Auburndale Library Rocket Science June 8th
Hillcrest Library Rocket Science June 14
Baisley Park Library Rocket Science June 19th
Hollis Library Let's Go to Disney June 20th
Bellerose Library Rocket Science June 21st


Jun
22
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Nick the Balloonatic Show

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

In this fun-filled balloon show, children will see characters that they can relate to being sculptured right before their eyes. Children will take home a sculptured balloon made especially for them. Audience participation is encouraged.


Jun
29
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Ife The Storyteller - Books and Empowerment Storytelling

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Presenter will perform her picture book, ‘Mama Rue,’ and a storytelling performance with guitar music, drumming and song. Stories will be of poetic form, narration style and rap.


Jul
3
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Art Adventures for Preschool Children

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

Children ages 3-5 will explore Art through a series of Art adventures using their imagination and creativity. Maximum 20 children

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

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Aug
25
2:00PM

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2:45PM

Theatricks by Phil the Magician

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Mr. Philip Levy will dazzle children with his Summer Magic show!