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Upcoming Programs

May
25
12:00PM

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12:45PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Zumba Gold uses dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. This workshop will be led by Suzanne Windland. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. Preregistration by phone is required for all sessions. This program is presented by Older Adult Services.


May
29
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us on Tuesdays to have fun playing Scrabble.

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

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May
31
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read and discuss "Hidden Figures" by Margot Lee Shetterly.


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May
31
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Bridge Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join and enjoy our Bridge club with a number of local players playing bridge for long time.

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

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Jun
1
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Chair Yoga with Miriam

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

There's no need to bring a mat to this yoga class. Miriam will teach techniques and exercises that can be practiced while seated in chairs. Space is limited. Preregistration is required. Please wear workout clothing and sneakers.


Jun
2
2:00PM

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4:00PM

ESOL Job Search Training

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

This program is geared towards high intermediate and advanced English language learners seeking to enter the job market. The curriculum is focused on helping students understand different types of marketable skills as well as develop vocabulary associated with these skills. The classes are also integrated with a technology component that prepares students for the 21st century workforce.

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

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Jun
4
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Movie Screening: Darkest Hour

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

U.K. prime minister Winston Churchill must rally the nation to war against the Nazis. (2017, PG-13)


Jun
4
6:00PM

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7:45PM

ESOL Intermediate Level

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

ESOL

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

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Jun
6
10:00AM

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12:00PM

ESOL Conversation Group

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and improve your English conversation skills.

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

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Jun
7
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Sinatra & Friends

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Susanne LoFaso and Vincent Roccaro celebrate the music that never goes out of style. Sing along to great hits such as Mack the Knife, Cheek to Cheek, Orange Colored Sky, Lady is a Tramp, and many, many more.


Jun
7
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Microsoft Excel: Some Basic Tips

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

Learn about creating a MS Excel worksheet, typing in the cells and navigation, getting help from the web, and creating some easy functions. Hands-on training. Space is limited. First-come, first-register. Some basic computer knowledge is needed.

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

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Jun
9
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Potpourri Collage with Pressed Flowers

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

In this workshop you will learn to arrange dried pressed flowers in a colorful collage that you can enjoy for a long time.

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

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Jun
11
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Movie screening "15:17 to Paris"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

In August 2015, three American tourists subdue a terrorist aboard a Thalys train headed to Paris. This docudrama chronicles their lifelong friendship and the numerous choices that prepared them to act quickly in the face of sudden danger. (2018, PG-13)


Jun
12
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Understanding Antibiotics

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Lifesaving antibiotics can cure dangerous bacterial infections, but did you know that antibiotics do not help fight viruses? In fact, the main driving factors behind antibiotic resistance are the overuse and misuse of antibiotics. Come learn from an infectious disease pharmacist and physician assistant about when antibiotics are and are not needed, as well as the potential harms of using antibiotics.


Jun
13
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Working with Watercolors: An Art Project

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Explore the expressive possibilities of this exciting and dynamic medium. Using color theory and the examination of masterworks as guides, this two-session workshop will advance your painting, drawing and composition skills through the examination of landscape painting. Participants will paint several landscapes that will be based on images, as well as from their imagination. Suitable for all skill levels. Come have fun, build your skills and socialize! Registration is required.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Jun
18
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Movie screening: Forever My Girl

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

A country music star reconnects with an old flame while visiting his hometown in Louisiana. (2018, PG)


Jun
27
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Introduction to Watercolor Painting

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

with Teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald
Creative Aging program for adults age 50 and up. Preregistration is required. Please call the East Flushing Library to register 718-357-6643

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

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Jun
28
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read and discuss "Everyone Brave is Forgiven" by Chris Cleave.


Jul
6
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Stress Management and Relaxation Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join our club as we share proven ways from all around the world to relax and manage stress.

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

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Jul
9
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Watercolor/Collage Greeting Card Project

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

A two-session workshop with teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald. Learn basic techniques of drawing, composition, color, collage, and printmaking. Create original greeting cards using collage and printmaking processes. Registration is required. Call East Flushing to register 718-357-6643.

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

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Jul
10
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Beginning Tai Chi

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Instructor Kevin M. Sullivan teaches participants a gentle form of martial arts often referred to as "meditation in motion."

Space is limited on a first come, first-served basis.

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

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Jul
18
10:00AM

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11:30AM

ESOL Conversation

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

ESOL Conversation Group.

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

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Jul
26
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read and discuss "Alice Network" by Kate Quinn.


Jul
30
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Great Women in Music from '30s-'60s

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Singer/entertainer Flo Michaels celebrates great women who made an impact in the music industry of the twentieth century. Hear songs of Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, The Andrew Sisters, Doris Day, Etta James, Marlene Dietrich, Cher, Liza Minelli, Mary Wells, and more.


Aug
6
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Movie Screening "Everything, Everything"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

A sheltered teenage girl develops a relationship with the boy next door, and their romance eventually inspires her to venture into the outside world. (2017, PG-13)


Aug
13
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Movie Screening: "Million Dollar Arm"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

An American sports agent travels to India to scout for baseball pitchers. When he returns home with two prospects, he learns an important lesson about friendship and family. (2014, PG)


Aug
22
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Art History: Greek Art from Ancient to Modern

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

From the Minoans and Myceneans to the Wonders of the World to contemporary artists, we will explore the spectrum of the legacy of Greek Art. Included will be their sculpture, paintings, ceramics, and architecture.

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

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Aug
30
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read and discuss "Brain on Fire" by Susannah Cahalan.


Sep
17
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Flute Music from Around the World

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Tereasa Payne, flautist from NYC, presents an exciting program of flutes from around the world. Pan flutes, ocarinas, Native American flutes and more! Tereasa performs solos on each of these world flutes, while sharing interesting anecdotes about the history and cultural significance of each one!


Sep
19
3:00PM

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5:00PM

The Quilting Project

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

Professional teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald leads the class in sewing, planning, and quilting processes to create a quilt project from small to large. Participants will learn about the different types of fabrics and approaches to designing a quilt. If you have never used a sewing machine, sewing lessons are included. This is a nine-session course, including a culminating event. Please call 718-357-6643 to register for this class. Space is limited.

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

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Sep
27
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read and discuss "The Leavers" by Lisa Ko.


Oct
25
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read and discuss "Marriage" of Opposites by Alice Hoffman.


Nov
15
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Love Songs From Around The World

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Natalie Zeitlin sings beautiful love songs from around the world in Hebrew, French, Italian, Spanish, Greek, and more. Enjoy an afternoon of music and singing.


Nov
29
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Book Discussion

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to read and discuss "Killers of the Flower Moon" by David Grann.