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This Weekend at Queens Library

Join us at the Library this weekend for the New Americans Program 40th Anniversary Celebration, our Planning for Pregnancy Conference, Native American Heritage Month events, Justice League Day, an author talk with Dr. William Loren Katz, a poetry reading with Vijay R. Nathan, spelling bees, book discussion groups, computer coding classes, ...

Celebrate 40 Years of the New Americans Program!

Since 1977, Queens Library's New Americans Program (NAP) has helped thousands of immigrants, new Americans, and prospective citizens integrate into American society and share their cultures with the greater community of Queens.

Come join the festivities on Sunday, November 19 at 12:30 p.m. at Flushing ...

Planning for Pregnancy Conference

If you're pregnant, considering parenthood, or even considering expanding your family, this free conference at Central Library on Sunday, November 19 at 12 p.m. is for you!

Join us for a day of pregnancy-related lectures, panel discussions, and more. All types of families are welcome, and you ...

It's National Novel Writing Month!

It's that time of year again!

Every November, thousands of writers of all experience levels dedicate themselves to writing a 50,000 word manuscript between November 1 and November 30.

If you've decided to sign up for National Novel Writing Month—or NaNoWriMo, as its fans like to affectionately call ...

A Season of Thanks at Queens Library

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. But this year, it’s not just about turkey and pumpkin pie!

Queens Library is hosting wonderful seasonal events, including Thanksgiving storytime, music, movies, arts and crafts, and even a recipe swap!

So bring your family and friends, and give thanks at your local ...

Teen Podcast Naming Contest!

Do you love podcasts? Are you creative with words? Put your skills to the test by entering the Teen Podcast Naming Contest. The winner will receive a pair of Beats Studio 2.0 Wired Over-Ear Headphones!

We want the new name to relate to the podcast’s themes of hip-hop and urban culture. Make it funny, make it playful, make ...

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 ...

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month!

November is National Native American Heritage Month! Join us at Queens Library as we pay tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans.

Our special events include author talks, film screenings, historical lectures, arts and crafts for kids, and much more.

Help us honor the history and customs of First ...

Welcome Programs for Kids and Teens!

Whether you’re returning to your library for the first time in a long time, or it’s just another daily visit to your favorite afterschool hangout, all kids and teens are welcome at Queens Library!

To celebrate our younger customers, our libraries are hosting lots of special events for them this fall, including arts and ...

Immigration Assistance at Queens Library

Queens Library offers several resources for new Americans and prospective citizens.

Join us for citizenship classes and workshops, free legal help and financial counseling from NYCitizenship, and more.

Learn about your rights and the realities of the immigration process, and receive assitance from experienced lawyers and ...

Nov
22
10:15AM

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10:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Registration is now closed

Join us for songs, stories, and great company every Wednesday! This program is for toddlers who are walking to running. Registration is required and opens every Friday for the following week.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
22
11:00AM

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11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Registration is now closed

Join us for songs, stories, and great company every Wednesday! This program is for toddlers who are walking to running. Registration is required and opens every Friday for the following week.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
30
11:15AM

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11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

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

Join us for songs, stories, and good company every Thursday! This program is for babies from birth to crawling. Registration is required and opens every Friday for the following week.

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

Additional Dates


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Nov
30
12:00PM

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12:30PM

Mother Goose Time

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

Join us for songs, stories, and good company every Thursday! This program is for babies from birth to crawling. Registration is required and opens every Friday for the following week.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
6
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Spelling Bee Sign-up and Study Group

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

The Court Square Spelling Bee will take place on January 24th! Come sign up, brush up on your skills, and study with other kids on Wednesday afternoons. This program is for kids from 3rd through 6th grade. There will be one competition for grades 3/4 and one for grades 5/6. Winners will compete against kids from all over Queens in May!

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

Additional Dates


Dec
7
3:30PM

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4:15PM

Process Art Story Time

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

Join us for a brief art-focused story time followed by an unstructured art activity. It's about the process, not the product! Come ready to get messy! This program is for children ages 2 to 4 and registration is required. Call or stop in to the library the Friday before the program to register.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
7
4:30PM

--to--

5:15PM

Process Art Story Time

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

Join us for a brief art-focused story time followed by an unstructured art activity. It's about the process, not the product! Come ready to get messy! This program is for children ages 2 to 4 and registration is required. Call or stop in to the library the Friday before the program to register.

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

Additional Dates