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Help Decide How Your Tax Dollars are Spent!

This year, some NYC Council Members will ask voters to decide how to spend over $25 million in their neighborhoods through participatory budgeting.

From April 11 to 19, New Yorkers can vote on proposals in their participating City Council districts, choose how they want to improve their neighborhoods and have ...

This Weekend at Queens Library

This weekend at Queens Library, celebrate Library Week with U.S. Representative Joseph Crowley and NYC Council Member Costa Constantinides; take an SAT workshop; learn about various musical instruments; see a Girl Scout puppet show; enjoy jazz and classical music; participate in an author discussion; and attend a lecture on Chinese ...

Celebrate Earth Day 2015

Earth Day is an annual worldwide event begun in 1970 for the purposes of celebrating our planet and promoting environmental awareness.  Queens Library is marking the 45th anniversary of this global initiative with programs and activities for the whole family. 

Click here for details.

 

Elder Law Seminars

Learn more about planning for your retirement and financial future.  Attend one of our many Elder Law Seminars (free of charge), where you can learn valuable information on how you can make plans for the future that will benefit you and those you love. Seminars will run from mid-April through early-June across Queens.

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Share Your Feedback on Queens Library's Budget

Queens Library invites the community to give us input on next year's budget priorities. 

You are invited to review the proposed budget priorities here. Public comments are encouraged.

Queens Library will  be taking public comments through April 30 at www.queenslibrary.org/budgetfeedback. If you prefer, ...

Need Help With the NYPD Exam?

Are you interested in the NYPD Police Officer Entrance Examination? The NYPD Recruitment Section is offering a free tutorial program at the Central Library for all applicants who are interested in taking the exam.

Police Officer instructors will offer applicants helpful test-taking skills and strategies so you can achieve your ...

Our New Music Picks for April

Looking for new music? Look no further than your local Queens Library!

Every month, our expert staff will bring you the best of what's new in our collection.

This month features music from Kelly Clarkson, Madonna, Kid Ink, Love And Theft, Luke Bryan, Bob Dylan, Chris Brown & Tyga, Modest Mouse and ...

Ask the Pharmacist

Join information sessions, workshops, and make individual appointments with Dr. Lee, a pharmacist and a Professor at Saint John’s University.  Dr. Lee is available to answer questions about medications and provide tips on making the right medical choices.  Dr. Lee will be accompanied by his students who will also be ...

8 Days of NonStop Hip Hop

Celebrate hip hop history and culture with 8 Days of NonStop Hip Hop.  Programs will include music, history, photography, MCs, DJs, and family days filled with fun for the entire family.

Visit the web page for more information.

Apr
22
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Storytime

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

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

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Apr
24
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Friday Movie Time: "Frozen" Sing-Along

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

This Walt Disney movie is based on Hans Christian Andersen's beloved fairy tale "The Snow Queen."


Apr
30
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Poem in Your Pocket

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Children will make a pocket from construction paper and will be encouraged to write a poem, place it in the pocket and read the poem aloud to the group.


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May
1
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Friday Movie

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

In "The Lego Movie" (2014), rated PG, a simple Lego character is mistakenly recruited into a a group intent on battling an evil force of immobility.


May
8
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Friday Movie Time: "Dolphin Tale 2"

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

A group of sympathetic humans help a dolphin with a damaged tail.


May
14
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Etiquette for Children

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 will read selections from "Emily Post’s The Guide to Good Manners for Kids" by Peggy Post and Cindy Post Senning, learn practical etiquette for eating out and get hands-on experience with a formal table setting.


May
26
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Adolescent Health Workshop

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Teens will learn ways to stay healthy, with tips on nutrition, personal hygiene and dental care.