This Weekend At Queens Library

Enjoy your weekend at Queens Library with a free Lincoln Center performance by esteemed Cain-Oscar Bergeron and his ensemble, a film screening of “Matinee”, a discussion with author Jahi Issa, and free SAT and ACT practice exams.




Lincoln Center Local Presents Caïn et les Cadiens: Chez Nous Autres:

Queens Library at Flushing invites you to a free Lincoln Center Local performance starring Cain-¬Oscar Bergeron and his ensemble, Caïn et les Cadiens, who combine flute, viola, piano, guitar and accordion in classical and Cajun folk styles to recount the journey of a people from the motherland of western France to North America.

Sat. July 26,  2:00-3:00 pm and 4:00-5:00 pm
Queens Library at Flushing
41-17 Main Street, Flushing


Saturday Movie Matinee:

Queens Library at Lefferts invites you for a film screening of “Matinee.” The film, which takes place in Detroit during 2028, is about a multinational conglomerate OmniCorp who sees an opportunity to create a part-man, part-robot police officer, when loving husband, father and good cop Alex Murphy is critically injured in the line of duty.  Rated PG-13.

Sat. July 26, 3:00-4:45 pm
Queens Library at Lefferts
103-34 Lefferts Blvd. Richmond Hill


Author Talk with Jahi Issa: "Until Africa Is Redeemed"

All are invited to Queens Central Library for a discussion with Jahi Issa, Ph. D., the author of the forthcoming book "Until Africa is Redeemed: The Universal Negro Improvement Association in Louisiana." Author Issa will discuss the fascinating, turbulent history of African-American nationalism and the struggle for self-government, from early African kingdoms in colonial territories to Marcus Garvey in the United States.

Sat. July 26,  2:30-4:00 pm
Queens Central Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica


SAT and ACT Practice Test:

Kaplan and the Teen Space will administer a free practice exam for those preparing for the SAT and ACT. Preregistration through Kaplan is required! Do it at http://bit.ly/SATPT.

Sat. July 26,  10:00 am-12:00 pm
Queens Central Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica

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