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Artists: Apply Now for Project Art!

UPDATE: Read testimonials about the ProjectArt Teaching Artist Residency Program on the Queens Library blog.

Calling all visual artists—bring your creativity to ProjectArt!

ProjectArt is now accepting proposals from visual artists based in New York to participate in the #2017-2018 Teaching Artist ...

Culture Connection Concerts

Queens Library’s Culture Connection program brings world-class arts and culture to the borough of Queens, showcasing the work of emerging artists and renowned masters.

Our upcoming free shows include the Oleg Butman Quartet on Thursday, June 22 and a Summer Evening with Broadway singer ...

Summer Reading 2017: Build a Better World

Summer Reading at Queens Library begins Thursday, June 8.

Summer Reading helps kids stay sharp while they're out of school, and gets adults back into good habits! Try to read 20 minutes (or more!) each day.

This year, the Summer Reading theme is Build a Better World. Be inspired by ...

Summer Poetry Contest 2017

Can you rhyme? Know what a haiku is?

Entries are now open for the Summer Poetry Contest 2017! Send in your best poem for a chance to be published in Queens Library Magazine.

This year, the theme is Build A Better World. There’s no limit to your creativity, but please keep it under 250 ...

Congratulations to Our NYC Neighborhood Library Awards Finalists!

We’re proud to announce that three of our community libraries—Bayside, Lefferts, and Woodside—have been selected from hundreds of libraries in the city as finalists for the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards!

A record-breaking 24,000 New Yorkers nominated ...

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 ...




Computer Class for Beginners

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

This is a beginner's computer class for Adults. Come in for a one-on-one computer session.
Learn the basics of the mouse and keyboard, how to navigate the Internet, email and Microsoft Word. Preregistration is required.




Gardening Club

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Plant, tend, and feel the dirt between your hands as you watch our garden grow this summer.

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

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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. Come in for one-on-one computer session. Lessons include Introduction to computer, Microsoft Word, email, Internet.

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

Additional Dates