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A Season of Thanks at Queens Library

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. But this year, it’s not just about turkey and pumpkin pie!

Queens Library is hosting wonderful seasonal events, including Thanksgiving storytime, music, arts and crafts, and more!

So bring your family and friends, and give thanks at your local library.

 

 

 

 

 

Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts
Visit the Briarwood Library to do a Thanksgiving arts and crafts project!

Friday, November 16, 3:30pm to 4:15pm
Briarwood Library
85-12 Main Street

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Thanksgiving Craft
Children ages 6-12 will create a Thanksgiving turkey coaster.

Friday, November 16, 4pm to 5pm
North Forest Park Library
98-27 Metropolitan Avenue, Forest Hills

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Thanksgiving Wreath
Children will create wreaths using decorations of what they are thankful for.

Friday, November 16, 4pm to 5pm
St. Albans Library
191-05 Linden Boulevard

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It's Time for Kind: Thanksgiving Storytime
Visit the Briarwood Library to listen to books about Thanksgiving and being thankful.

Friday, November 16, 4:30pm to 5pm
Briarwood Library
85-12 Main Street

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Budgeting for the Holidays
Do you dread budgeting? Are you nervous about holiday shopping? Never fear, we have some saving tips that may reduce your stress. This free program helps participants plan ahead and budget for holiday and family expenses. We hope to see you here! Presented by a professional from Sole Strivers Financial Fitness, LLC.

Saturday, November 17, 2:30pm to 4pm
Elmhurst Library
86-07 Broadway

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Turkey Origami
This is a fun Thanksgiving program you'll be sure to "gobble up." Come by and make your own origami turkey. It's an activity that boys and girls ages 5-12 are sure to be thankful for. No registration required, but space and supplies will be limited.

Monday, November 19, 4pm to 5pm
Queens Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica

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A Classic Thanksgiving—Voice of the Violin: Gil Morgenstern, Violin/Reiko Uchida, Piano
Acclaimed for his artistry and technical brilliance, violinist Gil Morgenstern is devoted to expanding the traditional classical music concert experience through his Reflections Series International. A violinist with a long history of performing in the world’s great concert halls, Morgenstern’s career has taken him to international venues. Reiko Uchida enjoys an active career as a soloist and chamber musician. She has appeared with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Santa Fe Symphony, Greenwich Symphony, and the Princeton Symphony, among others. For free tickets, visit https://voiceoftheviolin2018.eventbrite.com.

Monday, November 19, 6pm to 7:30pm
Queens Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica

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Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids
Children of all ages are welcome to stop in and create a fun Thanksgiving craft.

Tuesday, November 20, 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Maspeth Library
69-70 Grand Avenue

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Thanksgiving Craft
Children ages 4 to 12 are welcome to celebrate Thanksgiving with a craft.

Tuesday, November 20, 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Queens Village Library
94-11 217 Street

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Thankful Turkeys
Join us at the library to celebrate our family and friends. Children will make Thankful Turkeys!

Tuesday, November 20, 4pm to 5pm
Baisley Park Library
117-11 Sutphin Boulevard, Jamaica

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Thanksgiving Fill Your Plate Collage
Boys and girls ages 6-12 are welcome to join us to make a Thanksgiving collage. No registration will be required for this cornucopia of fun!

Tuesday, November 20, 4pm to 5pm
Queens Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica

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Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the library to hear a story and get creative making a fall craft.

Tuesday, November 20, 4pm to 5pm
South Ozone Park Library
128-16 Rockaway Boulevard

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Choose Your Thanksgiving Craft! A Native American Shield or a Paper Bag Turkey
Thanksgiving is getting near! It's time to choose your own Thanksgiving craft. Make a Native American shield or a paper bag turkey! Registration is required.

Tuesday, November 20, 4pm to 5:15pm
St. Albans Library
191-05 Linden Boulevard

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Thanksgiving Craft
Get in the holiday spirit with our Thanksgiving craft for grades kindergarden and up.

Tuesday, November 20, 4pm to 4:30pm
Woodside Library
54-22 Skillman Avenue

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Thanksgiving Craft Program for Children
Children ages 5-10 years enjoy assembling and decorating a fun craft for Thanksgiving. All materials will be supplied. No registration necessary.

Wednesday, November 21, 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Bay Terrace Library
18-36 Bell Boulevard, Bayside

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DIY Adults: Reversible Holiday Blocks
Decorate for the holidays with handmade reversible blocks. One side will be for Thanksgiving and the other for Christmas. All supplies and instructions will be provided.

Wednesday, November 21, 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Howard Beach Library
92-06 156 Avenue

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Thanksgiving Crafts

Come make a Thanksgiving themed craft with us! All ages welcome, no registration required.

Wednesday, November 21, 4pm to 5pm
Richmond Hill 
118-14 Hillside Avenue
 

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Thanksgiving Story & Craft
Kick off the holiday season starting with Thanksgiving. Come to the library to hear a story and get creative making a fall craft. All children welcome!

Wednesday, November 21, 4pm to 5pm
South Jamaica Library
108-41 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, Jamaica

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Thanksgiving Story and Craft
Miss Susan will read "Fat Chance Thanksgiving." Kids ages 4 and up will make a turkey.

Wednesday, November 21, 4pm to 4:45pm
Whitestone Library
151-10 14 Road

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Thanksgiving Placemat Craft
Children are invited to color a Thanksgiving-themed placemat to celebrate the season.

Wednesday, November 21, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Langston Hughes Library
100-01 Northern Boulevard, Corona

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It’s Time for Kind: Thankful Crafts
Children, caregivers, and family members will work on a group project to create and share what they are thankful for.

Saturday, November 24, 4pm to 5pm
Arverne Library
312 Beach 54 Street

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It’s Time for Kind: Turkeyteller’s Storytime and Craft
Come one and all to the Arverne Library for a thankful storytime and craft. Gobble! Gobble! Gobble! All ages welcome! No registration required.

Wednesday, November 28, 10am to 10:30am
Arverne Library
312 Beach 54 Street

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