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Kids Discovery
Insects - Bugs

Explains what insects are and how they differ from other animals, with an overview of the life cycle of a variety of insects, including ...
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5
Presents an introduction to insects, discussing their life cycles, feeding habits, defense mechanisms, and impact on the environment.
ISBN#
5
Introduces a variety of unusual facts about the physical characteristics and behavior of insects.
ISBN#
5
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Classifying insects / Andrew Solway.
Explains what insects are and how they differ from other animals, with an overview of the life cycle of a variety of insects, including ...

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Insects / Barbara Taylor.
Presents an introduction to insects, discussing their life cycles, feeding habits, defense mechanisms, and impact on the environment.

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Incredible insects / John Townsend.
Introduces a variety of unusual facts about the physical characteristics and behavior of insects.

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Jun
24
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Saturday Science Lab

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us for Saturday Science Lab. Explore the world with the Discovery Team. Take part in fun activities, hands on learning, and fun for children up to age 12 and their families. No registration required.


Jun
30
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Amazing Readers Movie Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Read the book; check out the movie. The book club members between ages 7-12 will watch the movie "Charlotte's Web" together before discussing the book written by E.B. White.


Jun
30
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Amazing Readers Kids Book Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 will discuss E.B. White's "Charlotte's Web" at this session of Amazing Readers. Participation will count toward the Read Down Your Fines program.
Do not forget to watch the movie that will be showing before this meeting.


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Jul
5
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Summer Film Fest

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us each Wednesday during the hot summer for a cool movie! Children up to age 12 and their caregivers are welcome. A different movie each week. No registration required, but space will be limited. Don't miss it!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Timeless Tales

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date July 5, 2017
Availability: 14 openings

Timeless Tales returns for the summer! Children ages 3-5 and their caregiver are invited to join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and all types of fun. Preregistration begins June 21st. Space is limited, so don't miss out!

Central LibraryWed, Jul 12, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryWed, Jul 19, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryWed, Jul 26, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryWed, Aug 2, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM

Jul
5
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Library Jeopardy

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Please join the trivia and prove your knowledge by answering questions on various topics.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
7
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Fun Friday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us on Fridays for something fun and exciting. Each week we'll do a different activity. Games, crafts, movies, and...who knows? No registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
10
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Children ages 18 months to 3 years old and their caregiver are invited to join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and all types of fun! Preregistration begins June 26th and space is limited. Don't miss it!

Central LibraryMon, Jul 17, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryMon, Jul 24, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryMon, Jul 31, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryMon, Aug 7, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryMon, Aug 14, 201710:30AM - 11:30AM

Jul
10
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Music and Movement Mondays

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us at the Children's Library Discovery Center for Music and Movement Mondays. Children will participate in group singing, dancing, karaoke and Zumba activities.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
11
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Origami - Summertime is Funtime!

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Summertime is here and it's time for some fun crafts with Miss Sue! Create your own works of art while learning the ancient art of origami. There is no end to what you can create with your two hands and a little piece of paper!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
12
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Summer Graphic Novel and Anime Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Like manga? Enjoy graphic novels? Love anime? Then join us for our Anime and Graphic Novel Club! There will be crafts! We'll watch new and old favorites, read amazing titles, and discuss what we liked and what we didn't.

For Teens

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

Additional Dates


Jul
13
6:00PM

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7:15PM

2017 Summer Poetry Contest

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Can you rhyme? Know what a haiku is? Then enter the 2017 Summer Poetry Contest for a chance to be published in Queens Library Magazine! There are four different age categories, and the theme is Build a Better World. Get help perfecting your poem and -assistance in submitting your work, ages 7-16.


Jul
18
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Coding Club: Game Design

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

In the coding club for game design, students learn basic video game coding concepts by making different types of games, including racing, platform, launching, and more!! Ages 8-14 are encouraged to attend all eight sessions. Space is limited. Sign Up in person in the CLDC on June 26 at 1:00pm.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
28
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Amazing Reader's Movie Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Read the book; check out the movie. Book club members between ages 7-12 will watch the movie "Matilda" together, before discussing the book written by Roald Dahl.


Jul
28
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Amazing Readers' Kids Book Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 will discuss Roald Dahl's "Matilda" at this session of Amazing Readers. Participation will count toward the Read Down Your Fines program.


Jul
31
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Harry Potter Birthday Bash

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Teens, your Hogwarts acceptance letter has finally arrived! Come celebrate The Boy Who Lived at the library for our Harry Potter Birthday Bash! We will have an assortment of activities, including make your own Butterbeer and wand crafting!

Hogwarts robes are encouraged, but not required.


Aug
4
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Tie Dye T-Shirts

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

*Brighten up your summer even more with our far out tie dye t-shirts program! Children ages 8-12 are invited to make your very own groovy design and take your shirt home with you. Space is limited and registration will begin July 28th. You must bring your OWN plain white t-shirt!*