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Detailed Latest News and Press Releases

Format: 2018-09-19

Steinway Library to Close For Renovations

2018-08-02

Steinway Community Library, located at 21-45 31 Street in Astoria, will be closed from Monday, August 13 through Saturday, August 18 for renovation work. The library is scheduled to reopen on Monday, August 20.

During the closure, you can visit the following nearby libraries: Astoria, Broadway, and Long Island City.

We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience as we continue to work to make improvements to our libraries.

South Ozone Park Closed on August 1st

2018-08-01

South Ozone Park Community Library, located at 128-16 Rockaway Boulevard, will be closed on Wednesday, August 1 due to a planned water shutdown in that community.

Customers are invited to use nearby community library locations.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

EMERGENCY CLOSING

2018-07-27

Langston Hughes Community Library, at 100-01 Northern Boulevard in Corona, and South Ozone Park Community Library, located at 128-16 Rockaway Boulevard, will be closed for the rest of the day on Friday, July 27 for emergency maintenance.

Customers are invited to use nearby community library locations.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

EMERGENCY CLOSING

2018-07-20

Laurelton Community Library, located at 134-26 225 Street, will be closed for the rest of the day on Friday, July 20 for emergency maintenance.

Customers are invited to use nearby community library locations.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Beat The Heat at Queens Library!

2018-07-16

During high temperatures in New York City, cooling centers are places where you can enjoy air-conditioned comfort. They are free and open to the public.

Every Queens Library location* is an official NYC Cooling Center. Please visit us if you need to beat the heat! You can find your nearest community library at queenslibrary.org/ql_findabranch.

* Our Richmond Hill location, at 118-14 Hillside Avenue, currently cannot serve as a Cooling Center. We apologize for any inconvenience.