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It's #BookTuesday!

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

Our #BookTuesday pick for February 20 is Down The River Unto The Sea by Walter Mosley.

Joe King Oliver was one of the NYPD's finest investigators until, dispatched to arrest a well-heeled car thief, he is framed for assault by his ...

Celebrate National Library Lovers Month

Show your love for libraries by entering our Share Your Love for Queens Library Photo Contest.  

Enter the contest today and show how much you love your library for a chance to win a Samsung 16 GB Galaxy Tablet!

Complete contest rules here.

Free UPK at Ravenswood

Queens Library’s Universal Pre-K at Ravenswood, located at 35-32 21st Street in Long Island City, offers an outstanding pre-K education; free nutritious lunches and snacks; warm, friendly, highly qualified staff; the best learning experience for your child; free after-school care until 5:30 p.m.; and all the ...

Celebrate the Lunar New Year!

Xin Nian Kuai Le! Join us as we celebrate the Lunar New Year at Queens Library.

The Lunar New Year is a centuries-old tradition in China and several other Asian countries, and is a time to honor deities and ancestors, as well as make way for good fortune in the upcoming year.

At Queens Library, you can attend traditional ...

Free Tax Help at Queens Library!

It’s that time of year again!

If you need help figuring out and filing your ‪tax return‬, come to Queens Library for free tax-preparation assistance if you're age 60 and older, or earn $66,000 or less a year.

The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance is offering free electronic ...

Celebrate Black History Month at Queens Library!

We hope you will join us at Queens Library this February for Black History Month!

We’ll be screening movies, hosting talks, and presenting concerts to celebrate and commemorate the Black experience in America.

Programs are available for children, teens, and adults, including five special events focusing on Claudia ...

Free English Classes!

Are you a new American who wants to learn English or improve your English language skills?

You can learn English at Queens Library for FREE!

Join a supportive community of students and teaching professionals at our community libraries. Classes are available for Beginners and at Intermediate and Advanced ...

Feb
23
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Happy Hour

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come join your teen mates, excuse the pun, for fun and games at Flushing! Come play the Nintendo Wii U/Xbox360 or enjoy our awesome array of board or card games. The fun is on at Flushing!


Feb
24
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens, ages 8 and up, learn and improve their knowledge of chess.


Feb
26
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Tween Maker Lab: Sphero Robotics

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us in our new Tween Maker Lab. We'll be combining the latest technology (tablets, robotics, circuitry, coding and more!) with traditional arts and crafts materials to build exciting new designs and creative projects. Explore Sphero Robotics this month! For children in grades 6-8. Space is limited, please register at the Flushing Library Teen Desk for this program.


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Feb
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Kids & Teens Welcome: African American History Jeopardy

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

All Kids and Teens are welcome to our annual African American History Jeopardy
in February 2018.
For all Black History Month programs, visit http://queenslib.org/blkhistorymonth18

Come hang with your bros while answering fun trivia about African Americans, as well as, general trivia !

The Fun is like Totally On @Flushing !


Mar
2
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Teen Jeopardy for Kids & Teens

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come hang out with your pals and enjoy our variety of mad cool board and card games, as well as, our Nintendo Wii U or X Box 360. The Fun is SO ON @ Flushing!

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

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Mar
2
4:30PM

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6:00PM

Korean for Beginners II

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

This class offers additional daily conversational skills and more vocabulary. Also this class covers Korean grammar and sentence patterns with a solid foundation of 4 aspects of language; listening, speaking, reading and writing. Completion of Korean for Beginners I is NOT required.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
3
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens who are ages 8 and up, learn and improve your knowledge of chess.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
5
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Tween Maker Lab: Pattern Art

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us in our new Tween Maker Lab. We'll be combining the latest technology (tablets, robotics, circuitry, coding and more!) with traditional arts and crafts materials to build exciting new designs and creative projects. This month, we're focusing on how we can use patterns - and math - to create artwork! For children in grades 6-8. Space is limited, please register at the Flushing Library Teen Desk for this program.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
6
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Anime Club for Kids & Teens

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come hang with your mates, and enjoy mad cool teen-selected Anime! The Fun is SO ON @ Flushing!


Mar
12
6:00PM

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7:15PM

Shakespeare in Queens: Talking Shakespeare

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Lenny Banovez, artistic director of Titan Theatre Company, will give a behind the scenes look at "Timon of Athens", "Cymbeline", and "Julius Caesar", and discuss modern interpretations of these classic plays.


Mar
17
12:00PM

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4:00PM

SAT vs ACT: Choosing What is Right for You

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 33 openings

Choosing the right college entrance exam can be difficult, but this series will help you make the right decision. Princeton Review's "What do your scores mean?" workshop will give you all the information you need to know about the SAT and ACT. Find out how you would score on a full-length practice test. Take a practice SAT or ACT exam and you'll receive a personalized score report pinpointing your strengths and weaknesses. Registration is required.


Mar
27
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Teen Debate for Kids & Teens

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Kids and teens are invited to a fun opportunity to debate on selected topics in a fun setting! Yummy prizes will be awarded to all participants. The Fun is SO ON @ Flushing!


Apr
2
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Tween Maker Lab: Coding Unplugged

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us in our new Tween Maker Lab. We'll be combining the latest technology (tablets, robotics, circuitry, coding and more!) with traditional arts and crafts materials to build exciting new designs and creative projects. This month, we're learning about coding, but WITHOUT a computer! Come join us to make binary jewelry and to make yourself into a robot. For children in grades 6-8. Space is limited, please register at the Flushing Library Teen Desk for this program.

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

Additional Dates


Apr
6
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Teen Game Day!

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come join you mates for some awesome fun in our Teen Center!

Play our unlimited array of board or card games including Jenga.
Or chill with Super Smash Bros. or Ultimate Marvel Capcom
with your pals!

The Fun is Uncomparabl

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

Additional Dates


Apr
20
1:30PM

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2:45PM

Meet the Author: Lauren Hilgers "Patriot Number One: American Dreams in Chinatown"

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Lauren Hilgers, a journalist who lived in Shanghai for six years and has written extensively about China, weaves the captivating story of Zhuang and Little Yan into a larger investigation of the Chinese community in Flushing.
Books will be available for sale and signing.


Apr
24
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Blackout Poetry for Teens

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Teens and tweens are invited to learn techniques of Blackout Poetry, a unique relatively new form of poetic expression. At the same time participants will learn methods of preserving and reusing discarded library materials! This is a unique chance to see both sides of the Blackout conversation.

The Fun is So on @Flushing !