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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 ...

Support Your Community Library

Join Queens Library to tell your State Legislators what your community library means to you!

Our customers are our loudest voices. Your State Senators and Assembly Members want to hear from you! Queens Library will be going to Albany on February 28.

If you're interested, please register online by ...

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
20
11:30AM

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12:45PM

Computer Class for Beginners

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

This is a beginner's computer class for adults. Come in for a one-on-one computer session. Learn the basics of computer, mouse and keyboard, how to navigate the internet, sign up for an email account and how to work with Microsoft Word documents.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
24
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Crochet Circle

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Join us for a morning of crochet stitching and learn to create winter-ready items for yourself and others. All experience levels welcome and materials will be provided for those just starting out.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
24
12:00PM

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1:30PM

Full Circle Actor/Writers Workshop

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Start the new year by taking part in a creative writing and performance workshop that will run every two weeks from January to June 2018. Bring your short written or performance pieces (less than 5 minutes) to share! All genres welcome.

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

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Mar
3
12:00PM

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1:30PM

Full Circle Actor/Writers Workshop

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

This fall, take part in a creative writing and performance workshop that will run every two week beginning in September 2017 thru June 2018. Bring your short written or performance pieces (less than 5 minutes) to share! All genres welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
6
11:30AM

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12:45PM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: Astoria
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

This is a beginner's computer class. Come in for a one-on-one computer session. Lessons include introduction to the computer, Microsoft Word, email, and Internet.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
9
3:30PM

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5:30PM

NYCitizenship Information Session

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Come to an information session with a NYCitizenship attorney to find out how to apply for U.S. citizenship, and learn about the benefits of becoming a citizen and receiving financial counseling.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
19
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Civilian Complaint Review Board Outreach

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Please join the Civilian Complaint Review Board at a tabling and information session
hosted by the Astoria Library. The CCRB oversees the New York City Police Department and library patrons will have the opportunity to ask questions about police-community relations and learn about key agency updates. Information will also be provided as to submitting complaints of misconduct and other issues.


Jun
2
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Woodside Players of Queens Summer Play Festival

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Enjoy short plays by these talented local writers: Nancy Kelton (Finding Mr. Rightstein); J. Gulotta (The Adventures of Lil Ms. Buckaroo..); Nelson Diaz-Marcano (El Yunque-in English); Lane Northcutt (Secretary); Fernando Segall (Soft Water); Barry Morris (Scared); Ellen Abrams (Relations); Joe Passarella (God and the Book Publisher); Zan Hall (The Mysterious Luggage); Alison Lowenstein (A Sinking Star); and Brysen Boyd (Elephant). Bring a lunch!