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It's #BookTuesday!

Queens Library receives new books every Tuesday — and every Tuesday, we'll introduce you to our latest featured book!

Our pick for #BookTuesday, June 2 is Finders Keepers by Stephen King.

Finders Keepers is the second book of the ...

New Books in Chinese

Looking for books to read in Chinese? Check out these new arrivals!

想讀到最新的中文書嗎?請看以下新書介紹!

 

 

 

請問侯文詠 / Qing wen Hou Wenyong: yi chang yu nei zai dui hua de lü cheng, by Hou Wenyong, 侯文詠

 

四十九日・祭 / Si shi jiu ri ji, by Yan Geling, 严歌苓

New Books in Spanish

Buscando libros para leer en español? Échale un vistazo a estos nuevos libros en español:

 

 

 

Diario emprendedor by Joshua A. Aguilar

 

El mejor medicamento, eres tú by Frédéric Saldmann

 

Congratulations to our Winning Libraries!

The NYC Neighborhood Library Awards recognize the tremendous impact public libraries have on the diverse communities they serve. Queens was proud to have three out of the ten finalists.

We’re happy to announce that the Langston Hughes Community Library and Cultural Center was one of the five local libraries awarded ...

June is All About Jazz!

The Culture Connection Program at Queens Library is presenting three exceptional Jazz concerts by three incredible Jazz performers -- Timothy Oliver Reid, Charles Turner and Sharp Radway.   

Mr. Reid will take the audience back to the sounds of Harlem in 1934 where clubs like Small’s Paradise, the Cotton Club, the ...

2015 Summer Reading Program

Join the action this summer and have a blast at the Summer Reading Program at Queens Library. This summer celebrate real-life and fictional heroes, cool books, popular fantasy and graphic novels to the latest in your favorite series.

Summer Reading 2015 begins Thursday, June 4.

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Submit Your eBook to Library Journal's eBook Awards Contest

The Library Journal will honor the best self-published ebooks in the following genres: Romance, Mystery, Science Fiction, Fantasy.  There will be a winner in each genre and each winner will receive $1,000.00 USD from Library Journal.  

Visit our Self Publish page for more information.

Jun
3
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Storytime

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Storytime for ages 2-6 includes stories, songs and crafts.

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

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Jun
4
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Kids in the City: A Musical Concert with Carol and Ed Nicodemi

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

If your elementary school-age children love to sing and move to music, then they will have an unforgettable time at this interactive program with veteran performers and music educators Ed and Carol Nicodemi, featuring a combination of original and traditional kid-tested songs.


Jun
18
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Father’s Day Craft Project

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Children will make Father’s Day cards out of construction paper and glue and will write Father’s Day greetings on lined paper and paste the message in the card.


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Jun
25
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Graduation Craft and Story

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

We will list the names of those graduating from pre-K, kindergarten and grade 5 on a large piece of poster paper and the other children will write congratulatory messages on the poster paper to them. We will also listen to "Oh, the Places You’ll Go!" by Dr. Seuss.


Jun
30
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Summer Reading

Location: Hollis
Registration: Registration is now closed

There are books, songs, entertainment and games, with arts and crafts led by Sueli Zaquem, for elementary school-age children.

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

Additional Dates