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Upcoming Programs

Jul
28
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Summer Reading Jeopardy

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

It's back: our annual Summer Reading Jeopardy match! Answer a variety of fun trivia questions and win prizes. The fun is at Flushing this summer!


Jul
29
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Summer Reading Teen Anime Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

There's anime fun for teens on Wednesday afternoons this summer. Join us!

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

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Jul
30
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Summer Reading Crafts

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a fun variety of craft programs Thursday afternoons this summer.

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

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Jul
31
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Summer Reading Teen Happy Hour

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join your old friends and make new ones in the Teen Room with our new Nintendo Wii U, X Box or awesome variety of card and board games! The fun is at Flushing this summer!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
1
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens, age 8 and up, learn the basics of chess or improve their game.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
3
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Teen Movie Mondays

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join your friends in the Teen Room each Monday for our Summer Reading movie lineup from July 6 to August 10. Enjoy the fun at Queens Library!

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

Additional Dates


Aug
8
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Joseph Campbell Sends Out Mew: Pokemon as Mythic Narrative

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Mythology uses epic battles, conflicted characters and encounters with strange and powerful creatures to reveal truths about human existence. These truths can be told through a storyteller's words or can come to life in the palm of our hands. This lecture will explore mythology and the truths that it tells us through the medium of tiny virtual monsters and the real bonds we form with them.


Aug
11
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Polyhedron Origami

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Using brightly colored paper, teens will make three-dimensional geometric shapes that can be put together, stacked or connected to form towers, containers and much more.


Aug
13
2:00PM

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3:30PM

End-of-Summer-Reading Party

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Enjoy our annual party celebrating the end of summer reading by hanging out with friends and competing for cool prizes!


Aug
19
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Meet Patricia Park, Author of "Re Jane: A Novel"

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Queens native Patricia Park discusses her debut novel, a fresh, contemporary retelling of Jane Eyre that takes its heroine Jane Re on a journey from Queens to Brooklyn to Seoul—and back. Books will be available for sale and signing.


Aug
30
1:00PM

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2:30PM

The College Admissions Process (in Chinese)

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

This workshop is designed to help college-bound high school students and their parents navigate the complex and confusing college admissions and financial aid application process.


Sep
9
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Drum Workshop

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Make some noise in this hands-on drum and percussion workshop with professional musician Tony Genovese!