This Weekend at Queens Library

Join us this weekend and celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., take a line and ballroom dance class, create fabric-beaded jewelry, get help with your taxes, enjoy the music of Puerto Rico, and attend a lecture with music producer and three-time Grammy Award winner Russ Titelman. We hope to see you there!

Reminder: all Queens Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 5 for the Easter holiday.






America is a Dream…A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Please join us to learn about Dr. King's legacy and the struggle for civil rights and enjoy this all-day blend of speakers, film, dramatic presentation and live music. Click here for a schedule of this program's events.

Sat. Apr. 4, 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Langston Hughes Community Library
100-01 Northern Boulevard, Corona, NY 11368


Social Dance
Learn line and ballroom dances at this dance course for adults.

Sat. Apr. 4. 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Library at Forest Hills
108-19 71 Avenue, Forest Hills, NY 11375


Making Fabric Beaded Jewelry
Craft artist Pamela Isaac will teach you how to make jewelry from recycled fabric, buttons and other materials. Space is limited. Materials will be provided. Pre-registration is required, online or by phone (718-229-1834).

Sat. Apr. 4, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Queens Library at Bayside
214-20 Northern Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11361


Tax Preparation Assistance
The National Association of Black Accountants offers free income tax preparation assistance on Saturdays for those with an annual income under $40,000. Come early; there is a limit of 20 persons per day.

Sat. Apr. 4, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Langston Hughes Community Library
100-01 Northern Boulevard, Corona, NY 11368


Get Free Help with Your Taxes!
Sign up to get FREE help with electronic filing. If your income is under $60,000 per year, then you qualify to receive assistance from New York State Tax Department volunteers. Volunteers will be available to provide FREE guidance to taxpayers who are electronically preparing and filing their own personal income tax returns.

Sat. Apr. 4, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Queens Library at Far Rockaway
1637 Central Avenue, Far Rockaway, NY 11691


Music of Puerto Rico
Puerto Rican-born guitarist and composer Josué Pérez and guitarist and flamenco dancer Lisa Spraragen present "danza" and "bolero" selections by Rafael Hernandez, Angel Mislán and Don Felo.

Sat. Apr. 4, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Library at Sunnyside
43-06 Greenpoint Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11104


Music Industry Talk with Three-Time Grammy Award Winner Russ Titelman
Record producer Russ Titelman will discuss his career and the music industry in general. He received Grammy awards for Steve Winwood's “Higher Love,” the 1986 Record of the Year; Eric Clapton's “Tears in Heaven,” the 1992 Record of the Year; and Eric Clapton's "Unplugged,” the 1992 Album of the Year.

Sat. Apr. 4, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Queens Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica, NY 11432

Sun, 2015-04-05 (All day)