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Detailed Latest News and Press Releases

Format: 2017-07-28

SERVICE ALERT

2017-03-17

Mobile library service at our Queensboro Hill location (60-05 Main Street in Flushing) has been cancelled for Friday, March 17. We apologize for any inconvenience.

EMERGENCY CLOSING

2017-03-15

East Elmhurst Community Library, located at 95-06 Astoria Boulevard, will be closed on Wednesday, March 15 due to a power outage in the area.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Customers are invited to use nearby community library locations; please visit queenslibrary.org/ql_findabranch.

SERVICE ALERT

2017-03-15

All Queens Library locations will open today, Wednesday, March 15 at their regularly scheduled times.

We look forward to seeing you, and please stay safe.

CLOSING ALERT

2017-03-14

All Queens Library locations are closed today, Tuesday, March 14, due to the blizzard forecast and expected hazardous travel conditions.

Return dates for all checked-out materials due on March 14 will be extended.

We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you and please stay safe during today’s weather.

EAST ELMHURST IS NOW OPEN!

2017-03-07

East Elmhurst Community Library, located at 95-06 Astoria Boulevard, is now open for regular hours.

The first phase of the library's renovation and expansion project has been completed, and the library will operate on its regular schedule during the remainder of the project, which is expected to be done by the end of 2018.

The full renovation of the library will include a 4,500-square-foot addition for a community assembly room, a quiet reading area, a cyber center, and more space for teens and adults.