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Upcoming Programs

Apr
27
4:45PM

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5:45PM

Pounds Fitness

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

This modern-day fusion of movement and music lets you channel your inner performer and rock your body. Drum along to music using weighted drumsticks for a fun-filled workout!


Apr
28
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Zumba: Dance for Your Health

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Certified Zumba instructor Maxine Davis teaches this easy-to-follow Latin dance-inspired fitness routine at PS 104Q, 26-01 Mott Avenue, Far Rockaway.

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

Additional Dates


Apr
29
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Ask the Pharmacist

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Gather all your prescriptions, vitamins, over-the-counter medicines and herbal supplements and bring a list of your questions to ask the pharmacist. Preregister at the Reference Desk, call 718-990-5197 or email tmichel@queenslibrary.org to make an appointment to minimize your wait time.


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Apr
30
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Smoking: Everyone Loves a Quitter

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Although giving up smoking can be a challenging experience, people do it every day. Get tips on how to quit it at this program, presented by the Rockaway Wellness Partnership Program.


May
4
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Alzheimer's Disease

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Alzheimer's is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other intellectual disabilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Learn about the symptoms of and treatments for these diseases in a program presented by the Alzheimer's Association.


May
7
4:00PM

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5:00PM

How to Speak to Your Physician

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Learn how to advocate for yourself and your family in the doctor’s office at this open discussion about doctor-patient communication.


May
13
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Healthy Cooking with Spices

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Spice up your life learning how to cook delicious and healthy food with spices! Participants are welcome to sample the food prepared. Queens Library is not responsible for any allergic reactions or illnesses as a result of participation.


May
14
5:00PM

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6:30PM

Sexuality (in Spanish)

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

This program in Spanish is presented in collaboration with AIDS Center of Queens County (ACQC). All are welcome.


May
26
3:30PM

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4:45PM

Anatomy for Kids

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

We don’t talk about our bodies very much, even though we have lots of questions. What’s puberty? What changes will happen as I get older? There's no need to be shy. This is the place to come and get your questions answered!


May
27
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Ask the Pharmacist

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Would you like a one-on-one appointment with the pharmacist? Gather your prescriptions, vitamins, over-the-counter medicines and herbal supplements and bring a list of your questions. Call 718-990-5197 or email tmichel@queenslibrary.org to make an appointment to minimize your wait time.


May
28
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Seniorcise: Tips for Keeping Active

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

You’re never too old to be active. Learn tips and tricks for staying active at any age at this workshop presented by the Rockaway Wellness Partnership Program.


Jun
1
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Caring for Someone with Alzheimer's

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Caregivers of those with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia face special challenges. This program, presented by the Alzheimer's Association, will assist by providing information about caregiving and coping skills.


Jun
4
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Mindful Meditation at the Boardwalk

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Enjoy the benefits of meditation in the beautiful outdoors! Meet at the library, where staff will direct you to the meditation class location. Rain won’t stop us; in the event of bad weather, class will be held in the library. Don’t forget sunblock!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
4
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Skin Care

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Healthy skin starts with proper skin care. Learn how to care for your biggest organ!