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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF MCGOLDRICK

Jan
24
11:00AM

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11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 3 years and their parent or caregiver are welcome to join us for stories, finger plays, songs and crafts.

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

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Jan
24
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Homework Help

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Homework help for kids grades K-6 is available on Mondays-Fridays 3-5pm and Saturdays 12-2pm.

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

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Jan
24
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Winter Meditation Class for Adults

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Vajra Henderson teaches participants simple but effective techniques for transcending limitations and discovering their true potential, and shows them how to integrate these ancient and powerful techniques into their daily life.


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Jan
25
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Winter Movie Screenings

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Families are invited to join us for our daily movie screenings.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
25
3:30PM

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4:15PM

Picture Book Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-5 years and their parent or caregiver are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and crafts.


Jan
26
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Family Playtime

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play with toys and make new friends. For children ages 2-5.


Jan
26
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Friday Family Movies

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for our family fun movie screenings: 1/12- "Cars" (2006), 1/19- "Cars 2" (2011), and 1/26- "Cars 3" (2017).


Jan
27
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Family Crafts

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun family crafts. No registration required.


Jan
27
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Homework Help

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Homework Help for kids grades K-6 available Monday-Friday 3-6pm, Saturday 12-3pm.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
27
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Chess Club

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Everyone is welcome to learn the basics or improve their knowledge of chess.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
27
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Coding Club

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Kids learn about coding!

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

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Jan
29
1:00PM

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2:30PM

English Conversation Class

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Improve your English language skills with others.

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

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Jan
29
5:30PM

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7:30PM

Pathway to U.S Citizenship: Becoming a U.S. Citizen and Building Your Civic Knowledge

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Are you ready to become a U.S. citizen? Sessions are in English and include a workshop and basic civics education. 01/8- Are you ready to be a U.S. citizen?/Introduction to American history; 01/22 - Required documents and more/Introduction to American government and politics; 01/29- Common barriers to naturalization/American culture and geography; 02/05- Naturalization interview and beyond/Review of 100 questions.

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

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Feb
1
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Board Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Relax at the end of the day with board and card games.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
3
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Board Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Relax at the end of the day with board and card games.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
6
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Adults will learn computer basics. Topics include but are not limited to Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and email. Classes are not held on the last week of every month. Preregistration is required by phone or in person.

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

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Feb
7
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Korean for Beginners II

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

This class offers additional daily conversational skills and more vocabulary. Also this class covers Korean grammar and sentence patterns with a solid foundation of 4 aspects of language; listening, speaking, reading and writing. Completion of Korean for Beginners I is NOT required.

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

Additional Dates


Feb
9
3:00PM

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5:30PM

Friday Family Movies

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for our family fun movie screenings: 2/9- "WALL-E" (2008), 2/16- "Gnomeo & Juliet" (2011), and 2/23- "Beauty and the Beast" (2017).

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

Additional Dates


Feb
15
3:00PM

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4:15PM

Broken Heart Week: Urban Stages presents Venus & Adonis

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

In this one-woman show, Misha Bouvion presents the story of Venus and Adonis, using only Shakespeare’s text from his little-known poem about what happens when Venus, the goddess of love, faces rejection.
For all Broken Heart Week programs, visit http://queenslib.org/BHW18


Thank you for your interest in the Friends of the Library at Queens Library.

We currently do not have a Friends group at this location, however, kindly contact the Friends Administrator (friends@queenslibrary.org) to find an active Friends group near you. 

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. 

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