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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF GLEN OAKS

Jul
21
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Saturday Afternoon Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

7/7, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" (2017, R)
7/14, "Le Weekend" (2013, R)
7/21, "Post" PG-13
7/28, "All the Money in the World" (2017, R)

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

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Jul
21
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Intermediate Coding Classes for Kids

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Children ages 9-12 (4th to 7th grades) will expand knowledge of coding using HTML, CSS, and Java Script and learn techniques to improve their webpage making skills. This program is open for children who have completed basic coding classes. Attendance is required for all four sessions. Register in person or by calling 718-831-8636.

Glen OaksSat, Jul 28, 20181:00PM - 2:30PM

Jul
21
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Basic Coding Classes for Kids

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

This program introduces children ages 9-12 (4th to 7th grades) to the world of coding. Participants will learn basic HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create their very first webpage. Attendance is required for all four sessions. Register in person or by calling 718-831-8636.

Glen OaksSat, Jul 28, 20183:00PM - 4:30PM

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Jul
23
12:00PM

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3:00PM

Adult Gamers Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adult Gamers Club
Mondays 12 to 3 pm
July 2, 2018 through December 31, 2018
Except 9/3, 10/8, 11/12, 12/24

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

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Jul
23
12:15PM

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1:00PM

Shake, Rattle, & Read - Music & Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and books!

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

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Jul
23
1:30PM

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3:00PM

Watercolor Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Practice your skills and meet others to share experiences. Please bring your own supplies.

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

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Jul
23
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Summer Writing Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children will share a funny, scary, or entertaining book with their friends. They will also get to write a review and decorate it however they like. Teen assistants will be there to help children do the best job they can, and then put any finished work on display.

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Jul
23
4:00PM

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5:45PM

Shrek Sing-Along (Teen)

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

You don't have to sing along. But it's fun.


Jul
24
1:15PM

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3:00PM

Mahjong CLub

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Play mahjong and share the fun, excitement, and camaraderie with others.

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

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Jul
24
3:30PM

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4:45PM

Family Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Family Movies for July
7/3 "The Secret Life of Pets" (2016, PG)
7/10 "Hotel Transylvania 2" (2015, PG)
7/17 " Coco" (2017, PG)
7/24 "The Swan Princess: A Royal Myztery" (2018, PG)
7/31 "Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas" (2017, PG)

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Jul
24
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Ping Pong Game Time

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Let's play ping pong. Everyone is welcome. Children 13 and under should be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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

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Jul
25
10:15AM

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11:00AM

Shake, Rattle, & Read - Music & Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and books!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
25
10:15AM

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11:15AM

Google CS First Coding Music & Sound

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Children ages 9-12, learn coding with Google CS First. Create your own digital music and sounds! Must attend all sessions. Registration required.

Glen OaksWed, Aug 1, 201810:15AM - 11:15AM
Glen OaksWed, Aug 8, 201810:15AM - 11:15AM
Glen OaksWed, Aug 15, 201810:15AM - 11:15AM
Glen OaksWed, Aug 22, 201810:15AM - 11:15AM
Glen OaksWed, Aug 29, 201810:15AM - 11:15AM

Jul
25
11:30AM

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12:30PM

Masterpiece

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Explore famous masterpieces and create your own artistic interpretation. Children ages 6-9.

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

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Jul
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adult Book Discussion
7/25 "The Handmaid's Tale By Margaret Atwood
8/29 "Little Fires Everywhere" By Celeste Ng

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

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Jul
25
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Summer Reading Club Grades 1-3

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Libraries Rock! Enjoy crafts, games, music, and books too! For children in grades 1-3.

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

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Jul
26
12:00PM

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1:00PM

French Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you speak French? Don’t forget this beautiful language! Join us at Club Français to talk about family, friends, and vacations, listen to music and songs, and discuss current events, art, films, cooking, and any other subject that might interest you. These will be real tête-à-têtes among friends.

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Jul
26
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Summer Intergenerational Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Learn how to knit and crochet this summer. Experienced adult crafters will teach their skills to children and other beginners while sharing patterns and techniques and working on their own projects. Participants should bring their own supplies.

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Jul
26
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Kids' Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 can join us for a variety of fun activities each week: knitting, arts and crafts, board games, Legos, and much more! Parents, grandparents, and other adult caregivers are encouraged to join the activities!

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Jul
26
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Whether you are experienced or beginner, join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.

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

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Jul
26
6:00PM

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6:45PM

Moving for Life

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Moving for Life is a scientifically based self-care fitness program using gentle warm-ups, light aerobics, and targeted strengthening in a way that is fun and enjoyable for all! Workouts can be done seated or standing. You are encouraged to do what is comfortable and modify based on your energy, range of motion, or fitness level. We start where you are, so don’t worry if you haven’t been moving in a while. All are welcome!

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Jul
27
10:15AM

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12:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We meet weekly to play this popular word game. Please bring your own Scrabble set.

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

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Jul
27
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Summer Reading Club Family Storytime

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Libraries Rock! Enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, dancing, and games. Families with children ages 2-5 are welcome.

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

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Jul
27
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Summer Reading Club Grades 4-6

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Libraries Rock! Enjoy crafts, games, music, and books too! For children in grades 4-6.

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

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Jul
28
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Adult Coloring Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Bring your own coffee, tea, and biscuits. We will provide the atmosphere, including music and coloring supplies. Coloring is a new adult craze that promises relaxation, fun, and community.

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

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Jul
30
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Adult Craft Mondays

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adult Craft Mondays
Monday, July 30th @ 6 p.m.
Monday, August 27th @ 6 p.m.
Monday, September, 24th @ 6 p.m.
Monday, October 29th @ 6 p.m.
Monday, November 26th @ 6 p.m.

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

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Aug
2
6:00PM

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7:45PM

Spanish Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you speak Spanish?
Join to talk about anything and everything including film, music, cooking, and news.
Meet guest authors and connect with new friends.

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

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Aug
3
12:30PM

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2:30PM

Intermediate Level Watercolor/Drawing

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

Creative Aging: Intermediate Level Drawing and Watercolor Learn perspective and portrait techniques using both mediums. (This course is designed for those who have already taken a basic watercolor and drawing course.) Registration is required. Call 718-831-8636

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

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Aug
4
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Saturday Afternoon Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

8/4, "The Shape of Water" (2017, R)
8/11, "A Month of Sundays" (2015, PG-13)
8/18, "A Night in Old Mexico" (2013, NR)
8/25, " The Music of Silence" (2017)

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

Additional Dates


Aug
4
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Intermediate Coding Classes for Kids

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Children ages 9-12 (4th to 7th grades) will expand knowledge of coding using HTML, CSS, and Java Script and learn techniques to improve their webpage making skills. This program is open for children who have completed basic coding classes. Attendance is required for all four sessions. Register in person or by calling 718-831-8636.

Glen OaksSat, Aug 11, 20181:00PM - 2:30PM
Glen OaksSat, Aug 18, 20181:00PM - 2:30PM
Glen OaksSat, Aug 25, 20181:00PM - 2:30PM

Aug
4
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Basic Coding Classes for Kids

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

This program introduces children ages 9-12 (4th to 7th grades) to the world of coding. Participants will learn basic HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create their very first webpage. Attendance is required for all four sessions. Register in person or by calling 718-831-8636.

Glen OaksSat, Aug 11, 20183:00PM - 4:30PM
Glen OaksSat, Aug 18, 20183:00PM - 4:30PM
Glen OaksSat, Aug 25, 20183:00PM - 4:30PM

Aug
6
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Teen Karaoke Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for teen karaoke club, where you can have the most fun while singing yourself hoarse.


Aug
6
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Monday Night Karaoke

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Monday Night Karaoke

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

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Aug
7
10:15AM

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11:45AM

Introduction to Gmail (Google Email)

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

We will walk through the basics of creating and using a Gmail account to send and receive email. This class is a two part workshop for beginners with basic computer skills. Registration is required for both sessions. Register in person or call 718-831-8636.

Glen OaksTue, Aug 14, 201810:15AM - 11:45AM

Aug
7
10:15AM

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11:45AM

Introduction to Gmail (Google Email)

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We will walk through the basics of creating and using a Gmail account to send and receive.
Participants must have basic computer skills and should attend both sessions.
Space is limited. Registration is required. To register please visit the adult reference desk or call 718- 831-8636.

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

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Aug
7
1:15PM

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3:15PM

Watercolor/Collage Greeting Card Project

Location: Glen Oaks
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 Glen Oaks to register: 718-831-8636.

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

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Aug
7
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Family Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Family Movies
8/7 "Spark: A Space Tail" (2016, PG)
8/14 "Beauty and the Beast" (2017, PG)
8/21 "Ferdinand" (2017, PG)
8/28 "The Greatest Showman" (2017, PG)

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

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Aug
8
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Music and Movement Workshop for Seniors

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Linda Choldenko leads a music and movement workshop for seniors 50+. Ms. Choldenko is a professional dancer, director, and choreographer. She worked on Broadway, off Broadway, in regional theatre, touring companies, and in Paris and Montreal. She has been a Teaching Artist with Lincoln Center for 20 years, along with working with America Ballet Theatre and New York City Ballet.

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

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Aug
13
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Teen Movie Afternoon

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

August 13, 4-6pm: "The Greatest Showman" (PG, 105min)
Come watch the 2017 smash musical, starring Hugh Jackman and Zendaya!


Aug
15
2:00PM

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3:30PM

NORC WOW Health Chats for Seniors

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Each month, NORC WOW will provide talks from Northwell Health on a variety of health issues that affect seniors. Learn about asthma and COPD on July 18 with Dr. Jonathan Ilowite and multiple sclerosis on August 15 with Dr. Asaff Harel.


Aug
20
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Crowd Karaoke for Teens

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

A crowd karaoke singalong for Broadway songs, with the books that inspired them.


Aug
20
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Understanding Autism

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Autism is known as a “spectrum” disorder because there is wide variation in the type and severity of symptoms that people experience. Come learn more about autism spectrum disorders and how they might affect a family from the founder and executive director of Many Babies NYC, a peer resources center for families with children who have special needs.


Aug
21
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Ask the Pharmacists: Hypertension Prevention & Management

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This program will be delivered by Dr. Sum Lam, Associated Clinical Professor at St. John's University. She is a Doctor of Pharmacy, Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist and Board Certified Geriatric Pharmacist. Her practice is at NYU Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, New York. This is an Academic Service Learning (ASL) event, involving sixth-year Doctor of Pharmacy Candidates from St. John's University, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.


Aug
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Erik the Reptile Guy Presents an Environmentally Friendly Approach to Conservation Wildlife

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Get ready for a great adventure with Erik the Reptile Guy and his "menagerie" of life sized GIANT reptiles, amphibians, and bugs! Ever want to see a 12 foot crocodile up close? You will! This fun-filled event is for ages 6-12.


Aug
28
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Harry Potter 20: Harry Potter Celebration!

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Ages 6-12, join the celebration as we make quill pens, butterbeer, and potions!


Aug
30
3:00PM

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7:00PM

Music from Our Community: Glen Oaks Community Music Festival

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Calling all performers! Glen Oaks Library is hosting a community music festival, open to all who want to perform. Performers must have participated in NYSSMA at level 4 or above, or be willing to provide a recording/in-person audition. Applications are accepted up to August 11.


Sep
4
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Zumba Gold instructor Suzanne Windland will teach dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. First-come, first-served.

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

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Sep
6
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your projects. Please bring your own supplies.

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

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Sep
6
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Beginning Ukulele Lessons

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

Creative Aging Program: Learn how to play the ukulele, for beginning students. Bring your own ukulele or use one on site at the library. Teaching artist Nancy Hinchliffe leads this ten-session course. For Older Adults 50+. Registration is limited to 15 students. Register at the Glen Oaks Library or by calling 718-831-8636.

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

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Sep
7
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

English Conversation Class

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adults improve their English through group conversations about everyday topics.

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

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Sep
8
12:00PM

--to--

1:45PM

Saturday Afternoon Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

9/8: "Under The Tuscan Sun" (2003, PG-13)
9:15: "Wonder" (2017, PG)
9/22: "Chappaquiddick" (2017, PG-13)
9/29: " The Hero" (2017, R)

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

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Sep
8
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Miolina: The Immigrant Stories Behind the Music

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Violin duo Miolina featuring Mioi Takeda and Lynn Bechtold with cellist Jennifer DeVore perform music by NYC immigrant and immigrant-descendent composers with video interviews.


Sep
19
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

NORC WOW Health Chats for Seniors

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Each month, NORC WOW will provide talks from Northwell Health on a variety of health issues that affect seniors. Learn about foot calluses-- what they tell you about your ankle, knees, hips and back, presented by Dr. Raisa Bakshiyev, September 19th and how you can reduce stress with Dr. Joseph Diamond on October 17th.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
24
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Zumba Gold

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

This class is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a fun dance workout at lower intensity. Come ready to sweat and leave feeling strong. This class focuses on all elements of fitness: cardio, muscular conditioning, flexibility, and balance!


Sep
26
10:15AM

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11:00AM

Older Adults Day: Podogeriatric Care: The Management of Foot Care for Older Patients

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Dr. Stanley Chen from New York Hospital Queens leads this lecture about podogeriatric care, the management of foot care for older patients. This is part of Older Adults Day at Glen Oaks.


Sep
26
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Older Adults Day: Stenciling Project

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We're making a watercolor project with teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald. Registration required. Call 718-831-8636 to register. This is part of Older Adults Day at Glen Oaks.


Sep
26
11:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Older Adults Day: Brain Games

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Exercise your mind and test your long-term and short-term memory at a discussion led by registered nurse Kathy Moran.


Sep
26
12:15PM

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1:00PM

Older Adults Day: Healthy Eating

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Elissa Meditz, MS, RD, CSO, CDN, outpatient clinical dietitian/nutritionist from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, leads this Healthy Eating for Older Adults program, part of Older Adults Day at Glen Oaks.


Sep
26
1:15PM

--to--

2:00PM

Preventing Falls: Reduce Your Risk

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you worry about falling? Learn what you can do to reduce your risk and build confidence in your ability to move around freely and independently.
Speaker: Alan Ho, PT, DPT, Senior Physical Therapist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Sep
26
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Older Adults Day: Music and Movement Workshop for Seniors

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Linda Choldenko leads a music and movement workshop for seniors 50+. Ms. Choldenko is a professional dancer, director, and choreographer. She worked on Broadway, off Broadway, in regional theatre, touring companies, and in Paris and Montreal. She has been a Teaching Artist with Lincoln Center for 20 years, along with working with America Ballet Theatre and New York City Ballet.


Sep
26
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Older Adults Day: Love Songs from Around the World

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Cantor Irene Failenbogen is a singer-songwriter from Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is a crossover artist who has performed in operas, musical comedies, and theatre. She was trained as a Hazzan in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and lead liturgical services for Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur, and Shabbat. Celebrate the world in music on Older Adults Day at Glen Oaks.


Oct
1
4:00PM

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8:00PM

SHSAT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Take this free, full-length practice test to find out how you might score on the real SHSAT! Your personalized score report pinpointing your strengths and weaknesses will help you know what to focus on as you prep. Preregistration is required. You can register by calling Glen Oaks library at 718-831-8636 or in person at the lower level reference desk.


Oct
6
12:00PM

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1:45PM

Saturday Afternoon Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

10/6: "Man with a Golden Arm" (1955)
10/13: "Sense and Sensibility" (1995, PG)
10/20: "Arranged" (2007)

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

Additional Dates


Oct
16
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Music and Movement Workshop for Seniors

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Linda Choldenko leads a music and movement workshop for seniors 50+. Ms. Choldenko is professional dancer, director, and choreographer. She worked on Broadway, off Broadway, and in regional theatre, touring companies, and in Paris and Montreal. She has been a Teaching Artist with Lincoln Center for 20 years.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
6
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Beginning Tai Chi

Location: Glen Oaks
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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Nov
14
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

NORC WOW Health Chats for Seniors

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Each month, NORC WOW will provide talks from Northwell Health on a variety of health issues that affect seniors. Learn about diabetes, what it is, and the treatments and management of the disease, presented by Dr. Jennifer Lee.


Date Formed: August 19, 2016

Current Board Members:

President - Harriet Peaceman
Vice President - Barbara Kaplan
Treasurer - Zarina Maher
Secretary - Mary Ann Leonard 
Member-at-Large - Joan L. Scguster; Dede Silverston; Gertrude Wolf; Patricia Woods 

Thank you for your interest in the Friends of the Library at Queens Library.
Friends Chapters enrich community life around their community library. You will meet other people who care, and you will benefit your neighborhood by:
• Increasing community awareness and library use.
• Acting as liaisons between community and your library.
• Sponsoring programs that enhance the cultural life of your community.
As a Friend, you will:
• Educate your community about Queens Library’s vital services.
• Contribute your time towards programs and special activities at your library.
• Advocate for better library service to your own community through outreach, legislative contact, and fundraising. 

Contact Info: Government and Community Affairs, Camille T. Barrett at 718-990-8583 or cbarrett@queenslibrary.org

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