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Launch Your Food Business with Jamaica FEASTS!

Calling all aspiring food entrepreneurs: Jamaica FEASTS is back!

This completely FREE incubator program was created to provide resources to those who are looking to start and run their own food-based business.

Learn the fundamentals with our hands-on workshops, receive a one-on-one session with an industry expert, and ...

Enter the Naturalize NY Lottery!

Green card holders: Enter the Naturalize NY lottery today for the chance to have your citizenship application costs waived!

Winners will receive a $725 voucher to cover the cost of applying for citizenship. The deadline to register for the lottery is Friday, July 28.

You ...

Get Free Tickets to Shakespeare in the Park!

Shakespeare in the Park is one of New York City's most beloved summer traditions—and now you can get your tickets at Queens Library!

Free tickets to Shakespeare’s "A Midsummer Night’s Dream," performed by the famed Public Theater, will be available at Queens Central Library (89-11 ...

Join Us on Our Mobile Library Tour!

Queens Library's Mobile Library will be touring the borough throughout the month of July.

Visit the Mobile Library to borrow books, sign up for a library card, and more!

Our stops will include public schools, veterans' health care facilities, and the 3rd Annual Battle of the Bands at Queens College's Colden ...

Queens Library 2017 Gala

The Queens Library Foundation’s 2017 Annual Gala will take place on Tuesday, October 17, at the Queens Museum.

Nearly 300 supporters of the Library attended last year’s Gala to pay tribute to our special honorees and the Library’s mission and customers.

This year’s ...

A Celebration of Southeast Queens Authors

Many authors call Southeast Queens their home. Join us on Saturday, July 22 at Cambria Heights Community Library in celebrating a few of our literary lights!

Some of our authors have an extensive publishing pedigree, while others are the proud creators of their first work.

Our participating authors will ...

Battle of the Bands Spotlights!

The 3rd Annual Battle of the Bands is only two weeks away, and we're still introducing you to our talented contestants.

Check our homepage every week leading up to our July 27th event at Colden Auditorium for a new band profile—and see who you think is the best!

For today's ...

Get Help From a Financial Coach

Are financial problems causing you stress?

You can make an appointment to see a financial coach at Queens Library!

A financial coach can help you develop the skills you need to manage money and gain financial stability.

You can get free advice on various topics like reviewing and understanding your credit report, ...

Queens Library Magazine

The new issue of Queens Library Magazine is out now!

Queens Library Magazine combines great library-themed feature stories and two months' worth of information about our free programs, services, and special events, and it's available at your neighborhood library or ...

Young Adult Literacy Program: Pre-Register Now!

Are you interested in getting your High School Equivalency, but not sure where to start?

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is here to help!

This program is open to students ages 16–24, and offers four days of classes per week, as well as one day of service learning and job shadowing to help build your ...

Jul
31
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Book Discussion Group: "An Object of Beauty" By Steve Martin

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

"An Object of Beauty", a book by Steve Martin, is about an ambitious woman navigating her way up — and out of — the New York City art world.
Come join us to this book discussion on July 31 @6:30


Aug
1
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Introduction to Computers

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Learn basic skills to use a computer.


Aug
3
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computer Lab

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Would you like to brush up on your computer skills, practice things you already know or simply need more time to finish an online application? Come to our Computer Lab!

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

Additional Dates


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Aug
10
6:00PM

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7:30PM

An Evening of Clean Comedy with Michelle Slonim & Friends

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Comedienne Michelle Slonim brings other talented comedians along for an evening packed with laughter that everyone can enjoy!


Aug
28
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Book Discussion Group: "Poe" by James M Hutchinsson

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

"Poe", a book by James M. Hutchinsson, Poe's literary achievements and his dramatic character have drawn readers and critics to him in droves. This biography by James M. Hutchinsson shows Poe in a different light.


Sep
12
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Basic Computers

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Learn basic skills to use a computer.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
21
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Open Lab

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Would you like to brush up on your computer skills? Practice things you already know? Or simply need more time to finish an online application? Come to our Computer Lab!

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

Additional Dates


Sep
25
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Book Discussion Group: "The Translation of Love" by Lynne Kutsukake

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

In a story that takes place in occupied Tokyo, a young girl searches for her missing older sister, who has disappeared into the world of bars and dance halls.This turbulent story shows how war irrevocably shapes the lives of people.