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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF NORTH HILLS

Jun
24
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Board Games

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Play a variety of board games in the children's room! Ages 4 and up are welcome!


Jun
24
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available after school on Mondays through Thursdays for children in grades K-6.

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

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Jun
24
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Board Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children can join us for daily board games after school.

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

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Jun
24
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Kidz Build!

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Children can use their creative side to build and create.


Jun
24
4:00PM

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4:30PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other babies, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood every Monday for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies from birth to crawling.


Jun
24
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Culture Pass Community Programs: Treasures from The Frick Collection

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

"Treasures from The Frick Collection"
Can you imagine the transformation from a private home into a museum? Take a glimpse into the world at 1 East 70th Street to which the entire public shall forever have access. This program is for children 9-14 years old. Space is limited for all sessions. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
24
4:00PM

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4:30PM

Classic Starts for Kids

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us as we read some of the classics (easy versions) and then discuss. This program is for school-age children.


Jun
24
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Bring Your Story: Recipe Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come join us to discuss recipes and cooking at the Kew Garden Hills Library! This month we'll be focusing on cooking and immigrant heritage, sharing the food traditions of all the various countries of our and our families' origins.


Jun
24
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Educational Puzzles for Kids: Cryptograms, Sudoku, Word Search, and more!

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will exercise their brains and critical thinking skills with challenging and fun puzzles such as crypotgrams, sudoku, word search, and more.

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

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Jun
24
4:30PM

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5:30PM

STACKS Program

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

The STACKS program will enhance learning experiences through structured and unstructured age (6-14) appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps build emotional, social, and academic skills. Participate in a variety of enrichment activities that are informative, hands-on, and fun! Activities include STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and literacy-based activities that complement the school curriculum.

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

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Jun
24
4:30PM

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5:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other babies, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood every Monday for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies from birth to crawling.


Jun
24
4:30PM

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5:30PM

The Mr. Chris Musical Experience

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join Mr. Chris in an educational musical experience with hip hop music, movement, storytelling, and interactive games. For ages 6-12.


Jun
24
4:30PM

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5:00PM

Children's Query of the Week

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Stop into LIC Library for fun and simple riddles & trivia questions.


Jun
24
4:30PM

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5:30PM

STACKS: Enrichment Activities

Location: Bayside
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.

STACKS is a free enrichment program for children grades 1 to 8. The enrichment activities are part of the STACKS program. They include math games, science experiments, board games, talent shows, spelling bees, arts and crafts, and performances. The activities occur daily after school for 60 minutes. Registration is required. Please come to the library during STACKS hours to register.

BaysideTue, Jun 25, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideWed, Jun 26, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideThu, Jun 27, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideFri, Jun 28, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM

Jun
24
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Avoiding the "Summer Slide" with Teacher Jessica Wong

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

As the school year comes to an end, join us to learn from elementary school teacher Ms. Jessica Wong how our children can avoid the "summer slide" (the phrase used to describe the slide backwards that many children make in reading and math skills over the summer).


Jun
24
5:00PM

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6:30PM

Chemistry Tutoring

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come get step-by-step high school chemistry tutoring.


Jun
24
5:00PM

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7:00PM

Monday Night Movie

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Adults are invited to join us for the screening of our Monday night movie.


Jun
24
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Children's Chess

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Would you like to learn how to play chess? Do you know how to play, but would like to learn new strategies? If so, please join us for Windsor Park Library’s Children’s Chess on Mondays from 5-6pm.


Jun
24
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for chess club, where you can challenge your brain, make new friends, and have fun while learning critical thinking and problem-solving skills!

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

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Jun
24
5:00PM

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5:45PM

Summer Reading: Grades 5 & 6 Book Club at Hillcrest

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

Each month we will read a different book & meet to discuss our favorite and least favorite parts, main plot points, and important topics raised by that month's book. Books available at the circulation desk; please leave your name & phone number so we can tell you when the next book has arrived!

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

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Jun
24
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Gentle Yoga

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Practice gentle, restorative yoga with certified instructor Mirelle Netelle.

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

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Jun
24
5:30PM

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7:00PM

Korean for Beginners II

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: By phone or in person

This class offers additional daily conversational skills and more vocabulary. This class also covers Korean grammar and sentence patterns with a solid foundation of four 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.

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Jun
24
5:30PM

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7:30PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Practice your chess skills with other adults.

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

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Jun
24
5:30PM

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5:45PM

Bring Your Story: Map Your Story

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us to trace your family's journey to the United States.

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

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Jun
24
5:45PM

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7:30PM

Web Development Summer Bootcamp: HTML

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

Join us this summer for a boot camp covering the fundamentals of web design. Topics include HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. The boot camp will span the course of 12 weeks in total. Students will learn the basics of web design and create their own personal portfolio that can be shown online.


Jun
24
5:45PM

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7:30PM

English Advanced Conversation Group: Hot Topics

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our Advanced English Conversation Group to discuss hot topics.

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

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Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Laurelton Literary Society

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Please come and join the Laurelton Literary Society. This is a monthly adult book discussion group. Please note we will not meet during the summer months.

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

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Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:45PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Book lovers, please come and join the Arverne Book Club! Each month we will select, read, and discuss a particular book. Upcoming book titles will be selected at our monthly meetings.


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Knit and Crochet Circle

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Learn to knit, get help with projects, share patterns and techniques, or have an enjoyable chat as you work on your projects. All handicrafts welcome! We have some supplies, but please bring your own if you have them.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Players age 8 and up learn chess and compete against each other. All experience levels are welcome.


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Adult Craft Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for an evening of fun and crafting. Each month we create something new.


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Total Body Workout with Ronald Williams, Get Right Fitness Inc.

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Instructor Ronald Williams leads this exercise regimen to address muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health.


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Yoga for Adults

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

This healing session is appropriate for those who wish to finally add the healing qualities of yoga into their lives. Instructor Alice moves the body through the classical poses very slowly, gently, and conscientiously. You will also learn important breathing exercises. Everyone will leave feeling refreshed and relaxed. Please bring a yoga mat and water to keep hydrated, and wear comfortable clothing. Space is limited. Participation is first-come, first-served.


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Basic Introduction to Excel

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for Introduction to Excel.

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

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Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Moving for Life

Location: East Flushing
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!

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

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Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:45PM

ESOL Intermediate Level

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our ESOL Intermediate Level course.


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Propagation Party

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

Join us to share your plant seeds and cuttings or learn more about how to grow plants for free.


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Draw Night

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Do you love to draw or always wanted to learn? Do you love creating colorful flowers, landscapes, and portraits ? If you're over 16, come join us for Laurelton's Draw Night, now every Monday evening at 6 PM at the Laurelton Library with Ms. Christine. Register at the reference desk or give us a call!


Jun
24
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Making Jewelry by Quilling: A Crafts Workshop for Adults

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

Phyllis Ger teaches participants how to roll and glue special paper to form unique jewelry which can then be embellished with sequins or crystals if desired. Preregistration is required. Space is limited. Materials are provided.


Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

New York Cares Presents Computers for Beginners

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics: how to open an email account, navigate the Internet, and use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel programs.

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

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Jun
24
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

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

The last Monday of each month we're serving up hot coffee and thought-provoking conversation. Pick up a copy of this month's read at Rochdale Village Library.
June: "A More Beautiful and Terrible History" by Jeanne Theoharis


Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Latin Cardio Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Instructor Michele leads this fitness class that addresses muscle strength, flexibility, and endurance while keeping your heart rate up in order to burn maximum calories and tone the body. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and a bottle of water. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
24
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Bring Your Story: Uncovering Chinese American Family Histories with Amy Chin

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Are you interested in learning more about genealogy research for Chinese ancestors? Join us for this entertaining and informative presentation by experienced researcher, Amy Chin. For decades, Ms. Chin’s family carefully saved records, objects, and other personal artifacts of their immigration past. Join Ms. Chin for a behind the scenes look at how she pieced together her family’s history using public archives, libraries, oral histories as well as centuries-old genealogy books from China.


Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Bring Your Story: Discover Your Family History

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Every family has a story. What's yours? Learn more about how to research your family story and find out about the experiences of your ancestors.


Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Learn to Dance Soca!

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Instructor Davin McLeod shares the history and movements of this masquerade dance, the "soul of Calypso" and "the power of movement," which is performed at the annual Caribbean Carnival. You do not need to know how to dance to participate, but you will certainly feel like a dancer when you leave!


Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Ask Me Anything

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Here's a chance to ask everything you ever wanted to know about our LGBTQ community but were afraid to ask! Our “Ask Me Anything” panel discussion aims to take away the awkwardness of asking personal questions in a public panel forum. Ask anonymously in writing and have your questions answered! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Dance Fitness

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This fitness class teaches easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone your body. Space is limited. Participation is 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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Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Tone and Dance Fitness Party for Adults

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Lisa leads this fitness class designed for adults that includes dance aerobics with toning elements. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is 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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Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Let’s Make Some Noise: LGBAC Woodwind Quintet and The Horn All Stars

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps bring performances of classical music, musical theatre, and opera with their Woodwind Quintet and horn ensemble The Horn All Stars. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Comedy Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Welcome to Laurelton's comedy club. Please join us as we laugh the night away. We are looking for all comedians and poets.

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

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Jun
24
6:45PM

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7:45PM

Basic Qigong for Better Health

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Create a sense of smiling from inside out with Qigong (Chinese yoga) - an ancient set of naturally self-healing practices that will increase strength and vitality.

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

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Jun
24
7:00PM

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8:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Low-Impact Chair Fitness for Adults

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Sharon leads this low-impact fitness class that focuses on improving core, upper body strength, and mobility. This low-impact, gentle workout will help you burn calories, tone your body, and increase your heart health. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is 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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Jun
25
10:00AM

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11:00AM

Daily Crossword Puzzles

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Solve fun daily crossword puzzles at your favorite library.

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

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Jun
25
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Richmond Hill Quilters

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

The Quilters meet on Tuesdays at 12 noon.

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

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Jun
25
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Have fun while learning to knit your very own creations! Please bring your own yarn and needles.


Jun
25
1:00PM

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1:15PM

Sit & Think (Sudoku)

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come and do a Sudoku puzzle for fun or just refresh your math skills. All levels of difficulty are offered.

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

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Jun
25
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Computer Basics

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

If you don't know how to use a computer, don't fret! Join us for Technology Tuesdays to learn the basics!


Jun
25
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Adult Dominoes

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us for a game of dominoes.


Jun
25
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Adult Coloring

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Take a break and relax! Join us for adult coloring.


Jun
25
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Computer Skills: Tech Savvy Seniors ( A Three-Part series)

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

This series will include learning the basics, navigating the Internet, online banking, watching content online, reading and opening emails, opening and sending email attachments, composing, editing, saving, and retrieving MS Word documents.


Jun
25
1:00PM

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4:00PM

Coloring for Adults

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Adults are welcome to join us for coloring.


Jun
25
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Computer Lessons

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to learn how to use a computer.

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

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Jun
25
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join our Mahjong club.

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

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Jun
25
1:00PM

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3:30PM

Golden Girls Marathon

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Each day we will watch several classic "Golden Girls" episodes.

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

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Jun
25
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Title Swap at Queensboro Hill

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun hour of sharing the titles of our favorite books. Get ready to grow your reading list and share your own recommendations at this title swap led by our librarians. You'll leave with a list of great reads!


Jun
25
1:15PM

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3:30PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

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


Jun
25
1:15PM

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3:15PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come play Scrabble, the word game that has been played for generations. Please bring your own Scrabble kit.


Jun
25
1:15PM

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3:15PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come join our chess club!


Jun
25
1:15PM

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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. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
25
1:30PM

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2:30PM

One-on-One Computer Classes

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come for one-on-one computer help.


Jun
25
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

All are welcome to our discussion of "The Child" by Fiona Barton.


Jun
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Adult Coloring

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Adults can relax and take their minds off their stressful lives and color at the library.

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

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Jun
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us and enjoy playing Scrabble game every Tuesday with intelligent people.

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

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Jun
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Afternoon Needle Craft Circle

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Enjoy knitting, crocheting, or even cross-stitching? The library invites you to meet up and talk techniques and tips. You must bring your own projects or supplies.


Jun
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Local History Chat with Oliver

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Oliver Hummel from the Queens Museum and local historian will lead the discussion group today. First-time participants should contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
25
2:00PM

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2:15PM

Daily Puzzle

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

The library makes puzzles available to adults every day.

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

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Jun
25
2:00PM

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5:30PM

Remember Y(our) Connection/Tandaan Ang Ating Ugnayan: Filipino Wisdom in the Face of Climate Change

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

How do we survive and thrive in the face of climate change? In this exhibit, Filipino/a/x immigrants teach us about tapping into our resourcefulness, community power, resilience, hope, faith, and strength (lakas ng loob). Enjoy photos and video from interviews with Filipino/a/x immigrants, and learn about how the Fil-Am artist team engaged the community in this arts project.


Jun
25
2:00PM

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4:30PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Tuesdays in June, we will be screening the following films:

6/4: "My Own Private Idaho" (1991, R) Customer Suggestion
6/11: "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" (1989, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
6/18: "Far From Heaven" (2002, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
6/25: "Stonewall" (2015, R)


Jun
25
2:00PM

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2:30PM

Mother Goose Time (Ages 12-18 Months)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come to the library for stories, songs, and finger plays for children 12-18 months old.

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

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Jun
25
2:00PM

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3:15PM

Working with Clay

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to make objects with air drying clay. You will learn how to varnish and decorate with acrylic paint. Registration is limited. Please call the library to register. This program is funded through Older Adult Services for Seniors.


Jun
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

One-on-One Technology Assistance

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Want to learn how to use a computer? Do you have a device you need help with? Bring it in to get one-on-one help or practice on our in-house computers. Registration is required. Please come in or call Howard Beach Library and ask for the Customer Service Specialist at 718-641-7086.

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

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Jun
25
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Film Screening of "Milk"

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Join us for the screening of the film "Milk," starring Sean Penn, as he portrays the life of San Francisco activist and politician Harvey Milk (2008, R). For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
25
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Medication Management

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Keeping track of all our medications can be difficult for many reasons and as we get older, dealing with numerous medications can be even more complex. Come learn about how to make and keep a comprehensive medication list, information on medications to avoid as we get older, and tips for managing medications from Manpreet Boparai, PharmD, CGP, BCACP, a clinical pharmacist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.


Jun
25
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Coloring Therapy

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring! Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and helps promote overall wellness. Come and color while also listening to relaxing music. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils and crayons will be provided.


Jun
25
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

The Knitting Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come learn knitting and enjoy the fun! Yarns and needles are provided during the sessions.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

After-School Activities

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children and teens are welcome to convene in the meeting room every school day to do homework, eat a snack, or read.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
2:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Douglaston Discovery Zone

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for fun after-school activities. Activities include problem solving, puzzles, coloring, games, and more for children in elementary and middle school.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Bilingual Birdies Concert: Songs for Young Children

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children accompanied by their parents or adult caregivers will learn new words and enjoy music, movement, and songs in English and Spanish at this live, interactive multicultural concert for celebrating summer reading. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
25
2:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

East Flushing Spring and Summer Toy Corner

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our Spring and Summer Toy Corner.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Children's Arts and Crafts

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Jump-start your child's creativity with these simple crafts made from all varieties of colorful paper.


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Arts and Crafts for Kids

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Please join us for an enjoyable time of arts and crafts for children!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

STACKS After-School Homework Help

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

STACKS is a free after-school program for children ages 6-14. STACKS team offers homework help and fun activities for the participating kids. Hours are 3pm-5:30pm.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

After-School Fun and Activities

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Join us as we do fun activities after school!


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

STACKS After School Program

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Developed by Queens Library, STACKS is a free after school program for children aged 6 – 14. STACKS was created to enhance your child’s learning experiences through structured and unstructured, age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-aged children build their emotional, social and academic skills.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

STACKS Homework Help

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Welcome to the STACKS Homework Help! Conquer all your schoolwork challenges; sign up to get homework help every day after school (ages 6-14). Registration Required. Please call 718-359-1102 for details.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Classical Music Hour

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Please join us for an hour of soothing classical music every Tuesday at 3PM.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Stumped by a math question? Need help with your reading assignment? Drop by the Seaside Library for some homework help!


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Picture book time is for children ages 4-6. Activities will include stories, songs, and rhymes. Space is limited.


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Homework Help (ELA/Social Studies)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come to the Teen Space to receive one-on-one assistance with your English language arts and history homework.


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Pop-Up Tabling for Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Pop-Up events engage teens in interactive activities & one-on-one education about sexual and reproductive health. Topics covered include sexual development and anatomy, rights, access to sexual and reproductive health services, and public insurance programs. Assistance with making appointments at PPNYC’s health centers is available. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Yarn Bookmark

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come join our arts and crafts event for children of all ages to make DIY yarn bookmarks.


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

QPL Teen Radio Podcast

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Attention, teens! Are you interested in one of these careers?
-Broadcast Journalism
-Audio Engineering
-News Reporting
-Radio
-Podcast

If so, come be a part of Far Rockaway's very own teen radio show for teens by teens. Learn how to be a radio host, create topics, or edit and engineer! This program is made possible by a grant from the Department of Youth & Community Development.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Time for Legos!

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Time for Legos! Show us your creations.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

STACKS: Homework Help

Location: Bayside
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.

STACKS is a free enrichment program for children grades 1 to 8. STACKS was created to enhance participant's learning experiences through structured and unstructured age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-age children build their emotional, social, and academic skills. Homework Help is the keystone of the STACKS program. It occurs daily after school for 60-90 minutes. Registration is required. Please come to the library during STACKS hours to register.

BaysideWed, Jun 26, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideThu, Jun 27, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideFri, Jun 28, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM

Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Word Searches

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a different word search every day!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

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

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lanyard Club

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Teens and tweens make a lanyard keychain or bracelet.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Craft Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Children are invited to stop by and make a fun craft!


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Day for Tweens and Teens at Richmond Hill

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Tweens and teens, please join us for board games at the Richmond Hill Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Welcome to STACKS

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come learn about STACKS and how our library can help you with your schoolwork.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

American Girl Book Club

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

This book club is for anyone interested in American history. We will use the series of "American Girl" books to discuss the different periods. There will also be crafts and activities to add to the fun!


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Origami for Adults

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

We will be making a different project each session.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Design Your Own Lace Bracelet

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

Phyllis Ger shows how to give an ordinary cuff bracelet a chic designer look using vintage lace accented with crystals. Materials will be provided. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

4:15PM

Make and Take Crafts

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

School-age children make simple arts and craft projects to take home.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Video Gaming

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Come and join your fellow teens as we play the latest video games on our PS 2, Xbox One, and Wii video systems. You will have fun while building your hand-eye coordination.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chapter Book Readers Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Readers in grades 2-4 read, learn, and explore with their favorite chapter books! We'll introduce a new book series with a fun activity. No registration required. You do not need to read the book beforehand.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

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.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

A Reptile "Edventure" with Erik Callender

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

This fun-filled educational experience gives children age 6 and up a unique opportunity to see and learn about The Reptile Guy's animal science, rescue, and awareness. Meet reptiles, amphibians, and even some large insects from around the world.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

The Young Debaters Program

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

The Young Debaters Program is a skill development program aimed at teaching students the fundamental skills required to be effective debaters and public speakers.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Paint Night

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us to create an inspiring painting!


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Rev Up!

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Ages 6-12, learn what you need to do to get ready for summer reading and try out some of our summer reading programs.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Get tips and tools for helping your children with their language arts, math, and science homework.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Do-It-Yourself Craft Corner

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Have a creative itch? Want to hang out with your friends and make something cool? Come join us in the Teen Room every week, grab some supplies (and maybe an idea or two, if you need it) and make to your heart's content.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess For All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

This program is open to all chess lovers: advanced players, intermediates, and beginners.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Arts & Crafts

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library for June arts & crafts!
6/4 - Cityscapes: Be inspired by the buildings of NYC and experiment with watercolors and watercolor pencils.
6/11 - Modern Art: Draw inspiration from the work of Josef Albers and design your own painting.
6/18 - Summer Solstice: Celebrate the sun and create midsummer wreaths.
6/25 - Rainbows: Celebrate Gay Pride Day and paint a rainbow.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Teen Cookbook/ Recipe Swap

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Teens will come up with a great cookbook concept and then create recipes that they will be able to swap and share in a cookbook that will be published for them and by them in Lefrak City.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading: Space Slime Making for Kids

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-12 will get to make space colored slime.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

Learn a fun, relaxing skill that is as practical as it is enjoyable! Geared toward ages 6 to adult, this program provides simple projects for children, guidance for beginners, and project tutorials for advanced knitters and crocheters. See you there!


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Board Games Featuring Scrabble and Chess

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for various games featuring Scrabble and chess. No registration necessary.


Jun
25
5:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Jeopardy

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 7 to 12 years old are invited to join us for an exciting kid version
of the trivia game Jeopardy.


Jun
25
5:30PM

--to--

8:00PM

Introduction to Photoshop

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Take the first steps to becoming a digital artist. Learn how to use the industry’s leading image editing tool to create graphics, edit photos, and composite works of art. We’ll train you in the basics of Photoshop and give you the skills to bring your imagination to life. Preregistration is required in person or call the Cyber Center at 718-990-0769.


Jun
25
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Basic Chinese Class

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Queens Public Library in Flushing will provide a basic Chinese learning class series starting in June. The first round of lessons is at the basic level and will continue to intermediate level in August. There will be 10 sessions for each class and both levels of classes will be repeated once after October. Interested students must register at the first class – first-come, first-registered. Textbooks will be available to borrow for registered students with their library card.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Building Extraordinary Relationships

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 46 openings

This class is geared toward developing networking strategies in order to foster partnerships and build relationships that lead to motivation, connections, resources, and investment opportunities. Attain new skills in an accessible and low-pressure setting.


Jun
26
9:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Google Tips and Tricks

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

In this single-session workshop, participants will learn about different Google tools, including sharing documents online, organizing your medical records, and much more. Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required. Preregistration is required by phone at 718-990-0769 or in person at the Cyber Center desk.


Jun
26
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Baby and Me

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Babies (3-17 months) and their parents and caregivers are welcome to join us for bounces, nursery rhymes, stories, and more!


Jun
26
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

ESOL Conversation

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and practice English with our group.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, and finger plays for ages 19 months to 3 years. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
26
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

This program for children ages 1-3 and their parents or other adult caregivers includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, songs, flannel board stories, and circle activities. This program runs all year long.


Jun
26
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Registration is now closed

Join us for songs and stories every Wednesday for babies who are walking up to 3 years old! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces). If calling, please call early! We fill up quickly and we do not keep a waiting list.


Jun
26
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Storytime

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-3 and their adult companions are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the librarian's desk.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:15AM

--to--

11:30AM

Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.


Jun
26
10:15AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Music

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs, creative movement, instruments, and a simple craft for ages 1 - 3. Caregiver must attend.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-23 months and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children 2-4 years old and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and circle time in this 45-minute program.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Please join us for stories, songs, and finger plays. This program is for children ages 0-4 and their parents or caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come in for a computer session. Training is available for Microsoft Office suite, email, Internet, Facebook, and more. Preregistration is required.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Join us for toddler storytime! Children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/adult caregiver may join us for stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and other activities.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Cambria Heights Quilters

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Please join us Wednesday mornings for beginner quilting. We will learn basic and intermediate techniques to create beautiful individual and group projects. All are welcome; supplies will be available for use during the sessions.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-2, accompanied by a caregiver, will enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

This program is for toddlers ages 1-3.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Basic Computer Class

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

Come to learn basic computer skills. Preregistration is required. Space is limited; please call 718-468-8300 to register.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us for interactive stories with simple crafts, hand rhymes, and finger plays, along with bubbles and toys. For ages 1-5.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Toddler storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. Join us for stories, finger plays, puppets, activities, and songs!


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time!

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler time! Here, children will play with others their age while also doing educational activities! This is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Music and Play Hour

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-5, enjoy songs, make music with baby instruments, and join us for free play afterwards.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Toddlers ages 18-36 months, with adult caregivers, listen to stories, learn songs and finger play rhymes, and enjoy movement activities.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mobile Device & Digital Media Class

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Do you have questions about your mobile device? Are you curious about e-books? How do you listen to an audiobook on your smartphone? Bring your Android or iOS device and learn how to use it.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Baby Sign Language

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

Learn to communicate with your baby! We'll incorporate American Sign Language vocabulary, play, and music. This is for ages 3 months - 2 years with parent/caregiver. You must register for each session individually. Registration begins Monday, May 6.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Storytime

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Babies, toddlers, and their caregivers are invited to join us for an out-of-this world storytime with songs, stories, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

4:30PM

One on One Technology Assistance

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Do you have a phone, table, laptop, gadget or device you need help with? Bring it in to get one-on-one help. Or practice on our in-house computers. Registration is required. Please call Hillcrest Library and ask for the Customer Service Specialist at 718-454-2786.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Boys and girls ages 6 months to 2 years and their caregiver are welcome to enjoy songs, stories, finger plays, and all sorts of fun. No registration is required for this program. Just bring yourselves and have fun!


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Puppet Playtime

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Join Miss Nicola, the puppeteer, for 45 minutes of puppet fun! We'll sing songs, read stories, play some dance games, and, above all, meet lots of friendly puppets! Recommended for ages 5 and under; little ones welcome.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Music for Tots

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Come sing and dance to wonderful children's tunes! A few songs in Spanish are included. This program is recommended for ages 2+.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Story & Play Time

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for a half hour of free play with educational toys, followed by stories, song, rhymes, and movement for toddlers ages 18-35 months and their parents/caregivers. Space is limited; pick up a free ticket in the Children's Room at least 15 minutes before each session.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Wednesday Morning Storytime (Ages 18-36 Months)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come to the library for stories, songs, and finger plays for children ages 18-36 months old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Community Gardening

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Work on the library grounds with library staff, friends, and neighbors.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Bengali Storytime

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Bengali storytime is back! Join us for songs, stories, and fun in Bengali. No registration is required. Don't miss out.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 6-18 months are invited to join us for nursery rhymes, books and singing. Caregivers must be present.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Musical Bubble Mother Goose

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages birth to 18 months will hear interactive stories with songs, finger plays, baby bounces, and music. Then they get to dance with bubbles and play with toys.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Adult Coloring Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Think coloring is for kids? Not anymore! Join the crowd of adult coloring fans and find out why adults are going back to coloring.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join Mrs. H for songs, finger plays, and enjoyable simple picture books for toddlers ages 6 to 36 months. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Registration is now closed

Join us for songs and stories every Wednesday for babies who are walking up to 3 years old! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces). If calling, please call early! We fill up quickly and we do not keep a waiting list.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Explore Play

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-2 and their caregivers can enjoy an exploration play session after our Toddler Time program on Wednesday and Friday mornings.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Craft

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler arts and crafts! This program is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

MS Office Boot Camp

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Looking to take your computer skills to the next level? Join us at Langston Hughes Community Library for MS Office Boot Camp every Wednesday! We will explore the wonders of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Walk out of your class feeling comfortable and motivated! Registration is strongly recommended.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Spring Storytime 2019

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for storytime, songs, and coloring for toddlers and preschool age children. This program for ages 2-5 is first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us for songs and stories.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Bingo!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We're playing bingo and you can join in from home. This is a teleconferenced event open to older adults and the homebound. Call 718- 464-0084 for bingo cards, chips, and access numbers.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Family Playtime

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 3 years and their caretakers can enjoy bonding, doing finger plays, singing, dancing, and throwing and catching bean bags.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Picture Book/Storytime

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children and their caretakers enjoy picture book reading mixed with songs, finger play, and dancing ending with age-appropriate arts and crafts.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 4 years accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver can join us for stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and coloring.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading Program: Family Story, Time Babies and Books

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join us at the South Jamaica Community Library for family storytime. This event is appropriate for newborns and prewalkers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

St. Albans Crochet Stars

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Join us to share crochet patterns and techniques. There will be lessons for beginners, with all skill levels welcome to attend. Please bring your own yarn and crochet needles.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

Bring your toddler ages 18-36 months to toddler time, where they can hear age-appropriate stories, sing songs, and play. Help your child enhance their early literacy skills by participating with them in this fun group!


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Story Time

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-3 and their adult companions are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, and finger play fun!


Jun
26
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mommy or Daddy and Me

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, simple rhymes, and songs, followed by free play for infants and their caregivers.


Jun
26
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Musical Bubble Toddler Time

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 5 years old will hear interactive stories with songs, finger plays, and music. Then they get to dance with bubbles and play with toys.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and a simple arts and crafts activity.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

2:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come join our club!


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Craft

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler arts and crafts! This program is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Bring Your Story: Create Your Family Flag

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Let your imagination run free and create your family flag! Combine colors and shapes which come from the flags of your family’s country or countries of origin, or use colors and pictures that are meaningful to your family, and make a unique family flag that celebrates your heritage!


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:45PM

Toddler Time

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers will read, sing, color, and have fun together.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Storytime

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy some fun stories and coloring.


Jun
26
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chinese Open Mic

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Singing is one of the best ways to relieve stress. Group singing helps you make friends, build confidence, and find a sense of achievement. The Flushing Library and New Green Life Foundation present this “Chinese Open Mic” to welcome you to sing with others. First-come, first sing!
*Rooms A&B*


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Adult Book Club

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Adult Book Club is the last Wednesday of the month; enjoy a book and discuss it with a group of adults once monthly!


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Healthy Brain, Healthy Life

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Sunnyside Community Services/Care NYC will give insight into the best ways to reduce the risk of cognitive impairment as we age. Learn the steps to take to have a healthy brain and a healthy life by experiencing techniques designed to keep your brain happy and well.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Afternoon Film Screening

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

6/12- A Dog's Way Home (2019, PG) A lost dog goes on an epic 400 mile journey to be reunited with her owner. Along the way she meets a host of new friends, both human and otherwise.

6/26- The Painted Veil (2006, PG-13 ) A British couple take their troubled marriage to a remote Chinese village.


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Movie Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

5/1: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG)
5/8: "Lost in Translation" (2003, PG-13);
5/15: "Green Book" (2018, PG-13)
5/22: "Modern Times" (1936, PG)
5/29: "Atonement" (2007, R)
6/5: "Avalon" (1990, PG)
6/12: "Moulin Rouge!" (2001)
6/19: "What Dreams May Come" (1998, PG-13)
6/26: "Christopher Robin" (2018, PG)


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Classic Foreign Film Series at Langston Hughes

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Come and enjoy an afternoon film series, some with subtitles and some in English, at the comfortable and spacious Langston Hughes Auditorium. We will open with the Japanese blockbuster "The Seven Samurai" (1954). There will be time for discussion afterwards, if the audience is so inclined. We'll be viewing stunning films made in Japan, Italy, the U.S., Great Britain, France, Sweden, and more.


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Crochet and Conversation

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Experienced knitters and crocheters will team up with our English Conversation Class. Ideas, patterns, and vocabulary will be exchanged!


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Crochet and Conversation

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Experienced knitters and crocheters will team up with our English Conversation Class. Ideas, patterns, and vocabulary will be exchanged!


Jun
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun of mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.


Jun
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adult Book Discussion
5/29: "The Great Alone" By Kristin Hannah
6/26: "The Alice Network" By Kate Quinn


Jun
26
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Introduction to Excel

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

Participants will learn the basic concepts of Microsoft Excel, such as what a spreadsheet is, basic Excel navigation, and basic data entry.


Jun
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Summer Vacation Kickoff Movie

Location: Rego Park
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the last day of school by watching the movie Hotel Transylvania 3 (2018, PG) at the library. This program is for children in grades K-5. Registration is not required, but space is limited and is first- come, first-served.


Jun
26
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Flag Making

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Let's decorate the library for Pride Month! We'll color, cut out, and hang Pride flags all month long. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Switch Gaming at Woodside

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us and show your skills on the Nintendo Switch. Play casual games with your friends or join us for tournaments to see who is the champion at Woodside! All are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Lego Time

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 and up are invited to come and build with Legos.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Drawing to See: A Creative Aging Program

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

This is a seven-week course where participants will learn a variety of drawing techniques, deepening the experience. It is for beginners as well as students who wish to broaden their understanding of basic approaches to drawing. Teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald leads the course. Preregistration is required for all seven sessions. Please call the Rochdale Village Library to register at 718-723-4440.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Italian Conversation Circle: Il Nostro Salotto Italiano

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Ciao! Have you studied a lot of Italian but lack opportunities to converse in this beautiful language? Do you want to practice speaking Italian and become so comfortable with it that you begin thinking in Italian? Using print (easy but challenging), video, music, and more, we will explore all things Italian in our Salotto Italiano. A presto! This is for advanced beginner & intermediate speakers.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Volunteer Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Decorate the library for this year's summer reading theme: A Universe of Stories. Community service credit given.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Wednesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for the showing of the movie "Boy Erased" (2018). For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Family Movies

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for some family movies in June:
6/1 - "Incredibles 2" (PG)
6/26 - "My Little Pony: The Movie"


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Coloring Pages

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Let's make some noise! Show your true colors with a compilation of coloring pages.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Rising Stars Summer Program

Location: Briarwood
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.

Visit the Briarwood Public Library for the Rising Stars Summer Program! Spend the summer participating in fun educational programs for children in grades K-5. Subjects include math, reading, and science. Space is limited. Please register in person or by phone.

BriarwoodThu, Jun 27, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodFri, Jun 28, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodWed, Jul 3, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodFri, Jul 5, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodWed, Jul 10, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodThu, Jul 11, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodFri, Jul 12, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodWed, Jul 17, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodThu, Jul 18, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodFri, Jul 19, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodWed, Jul 24, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodThu, Jul 25, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodFri, Jul 26, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodWed, Jul 31, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodThu, Aug 1, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodFri, Aug 2, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodWed, Aug 7, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodThu, Aug 8, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM
BriarwoodFri, Aug 9, 20193:00PM - 4:00PM

Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Help us unlock characters in Super Smash Bros! This is open to 6th-12th graders.


Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Tell Me a Story

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-8 and their caregivers can enjoy interactive picture book storytelling and rhymes!


Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Teen Program: Teen Movie Wednesdays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Teens, join us in the auditorium every Wednesday for a movie. Movie starts at 3:30 p.m.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teens: Tech Time

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

Need extra computer time to do homework? Or just want to surf the net? Join us for Teen Tech Time! Already used your one hour on the computer? Enjoy unlimited computer time to finish that project. For ages 13-18. Registration required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Chat and Cards

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5 to 12 are welcome to enjoy friendly games of cards and Uno.


Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Reading Buddies

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Participants can read to each other for a reduction in their library card fines. Reduce your fines by $2.50 for each thirty minutes, up to a maximum of one hour. All participants should be between 4 years and 21 years old. Registration is required at the children's reference desk.


Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: The Force Awakens

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Become a Jedi master and make your own lightsaber. Space and materials are limited; this program is recommended for ages 6-12.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Arts & Crafts

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children between the ages of 5-12 are invited to join us for an arts & crafts activity.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

LEGO Building Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades K-6 can have fun being creative with Legos!


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Wednesday Craft Series

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 5 and up, join us for our Wednesday craft series in May & June.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Mr. Chris Musical Experience

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join Mr. Chris in an educational musical experience with hip-hop music, movement, storytelling, and interactive games for ages 6-12. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Karaoke!

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Sing your heart out! This program is for all ages.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Anna's Book Club

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Anna's Book Club is a book club for discussion and reading inspiration. The club will discuss "Hum If You Don't Know the Words" by Bianca Marais. Everyone is welcome!


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Resume and Cover Letters for Teens

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Take your job search to the next level and join us in Laurelton. Learn how to add key vocabulary words to make your resume stand out. Participants will leave this workshop with an electronic and hard copy of their new resume.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Last Day of School BINGO!

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the start of summer with everyone's favorite game for children ages 5-12. No registration required.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

BookBusters Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Kids grades 4-6 join us on the last Wednesday of every month to discuss popular books. Come in to pick up a copy of the books we're discussing this month.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Home School Community Group - LEAP!

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for Literary Escapades and Projects (LEAP) for kids! Each week there will be a live performative reading followed by a hands-on project.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Origami

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, is a great way to get children engaged in math and problem solving. It also improves their thinking skills. Join us at the Seaside Library on Wednesdays at 4pm to make your own origami creations.


Jun
26
4:15PM

--to--

5:15PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: East Flushing
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. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
26
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Fun with Legos

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Building with our Legos is limited only by your imagination! For school-age kids due to small pieces.


Jun
26
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Immigrant Heritage Month: Bring Your Story: Stories Around Clothes

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Do you have a traditional costume from your ancestral country? Come and show it off in our multinational mini-fashion show!


Jun
26
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Query of the Day

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Enjoy easy, fun, and simple riddles and trivia questions.


Jun
26
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Internet Basics for Beginners

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to navigate, surf the internet, use search engines, find websites, use job sites, fill out job applications, and create and use email accounts.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Introduction to Word

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Learn the basic skills in Microsoft Word and gain hands-on experience creating documents, changing formats, and using key shortcuts.


Jun
26
6:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Wednesdays in June, we will screen the following films:

6/5: "The Favourite" (2018, R) Customer Suggestion
6/19: "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" (2018, R) Customer Suggestion
6/26: "Bohemian Rhapsody" (2018, PG-13) Customer Suggestion


Jun
26
7:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

New You: Skin Care Secrets for Adults

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us for a skin care class with New York State licensed esthetician Linda Branitskaya who will share her knowledge about skin physiology, skin types, and skin care regiments. We will also create a skin care product using botanical ingredients that you can take home with you.


Jun
27
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mock Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

In these one-on-one practice sessions, you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. You must preregister for a one-on-one session.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Excel: Creating Charts and Graphs

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 8 openings

Learn how to create charts and graphs in Microsoft Excel. To register call 718-990-8625.


Jun
27
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Flushing
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.

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Participants must attend the entire 12-class series. Please arrive at 10 am sharp on Thursday, May 23 to register in person at the Flushing Library/ IRC Conference Room 3rd Floor (first-come, first-served) or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Candidates must be green card holders.

FlushingThu, Jul 11, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Jul 18, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Jul 25, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Aug 1, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Aug 8, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Aug 15, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM

Jun
27
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mobile Device Computer Classes

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Bring your Google Android or Apple IOS device and learn how to use it.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Beginner Yoga

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Jairo leads this fitness class where participants will practice beginning Vinyasa postures to warm up the body, bring flexibility to all muscles and joints, and wake up the nervous system followed by stretching exercises and ending with deep relaxation techniques. Wear comfortable clothing suitable for exercise; bring a yoga mat and a bottle of water. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Book Discussion Club: "Exit West"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to discuss "Exit West" by Mohsin Hamid.


Jun
27
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Basic Computer Boot Camp for Seniors

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

This course will guide you step-by-step on the basics of using a PC, from explanations of the terminology to the simple use of a computer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 3 openings

Join us for songs and stories every Thursday for babies from birth to crawling! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces).


Jun
27
11:45AM

--to--

12:45PM

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.


Jun
27
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 8 openings

Join us for songs and stories every Thursday for babies from birth to crawling! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces).


Jun
27
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Ukulele Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come one, come all, ukulele fans. Bring your own instrument and play.


Jun
27
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Microsoft Word Computer Class

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come learn how to use Microsoft Word to create documents and letters for daily use.


Jun
27
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Basic Computer Class for Adults

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Join us to learn what a computer is and its functions; how to use a mouse, keyboard, and social media; and how to save and print your document. Preregistration is required in person at the Briarwood Reference Desk or by phone at 718-658-1680.


Jun
27
12:15PM

--to--

2:45PM

Movie Screening

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Come and join us to watch movies together with families, friends, and other library customers.
5/1: "Lego DC Comics Superheroes: Justice League - Gotham City Breakout" (2016, NR)
5/4: "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" (2008, PG)
5/18: "Bumblebee" (2018, PG-13)
6/15: "Aquaman" (2018, PG-13)
6/27: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG)
6/28: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)
6/29: "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" (2018, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
12:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Movie Afternoon at St. Albans

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

6/20 - The Mule (2019) : A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran turns drug mule for a Mexican cartel.
6/27: The Upside(2017, PG-13): A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.


Jun
27
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Microsoft Office for Beginners / Build Your Resume Workshop

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Adults are welcome to the Poppenhusen Library to learn Microsoft Office for beginners or get assistance in building your resume.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Board Games for Adults

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us Thursdays for a variety of board games at the library (chess, Scrabble, Monopoly, and more).


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Bridge Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us and enjoy playing bridge at East Flushing Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Mandarin Chinese Conversation Class

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Do you want to learn Mandarin Chinese? Please join our Mandarin Chinese conversation class for beginners. This class introduces the basic elements of the Chinese language. Space is limited; registration is required.


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Italian Club

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Do you speak Italian? Join us at the Italian Club 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.


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Paper Coloring

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Enjoy paper coloring for adults.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunch

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays from 1-2pm for free summer lunches for children ages 0-18. Meals are first-come, first-served; space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Meals & Music for Kids & Teens

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children 18 and under are welcome to enjoy a free lunch and music from 1 to 2 pm during the summer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Navigating the Health Care System

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Gain insight about long-term care planning including Medicaid enrollment, navigating the healthcare system, and much more that can help you and your loved ones prepare for the road ahead. This program is presented by Sunnyside Community Services/CARE NYC.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Meals and Fun

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Free summer meals for children 18 and under, plus fun activities like coloring, puzzles, and board games! Supplies are limited; first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals At Poppenhusen Library

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer lunch at Poppenhusen Library for ages 0-18 years old Monday-Friday June 27th-August 31st from 1pm-2pm. Come to the library and nourish your brain and body while you read or enjoy various activities at the library this summer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

A Universe of Stories: Summer Meals - Lunch & Listen

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library at 1pm, Monday through Friday, for summer meals! Enjoy your meal while listening to audio books and shows that discuss outer space!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals in Space

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Enjoy the NYC DOE's Summer Meals program while exploring the universe through movies, images, and music. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch for all children 18 years old and under. Summer Meals provided by NYC DOE.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunches

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-18 may come for a free school lunch on weekdays during the summer. First-come, first-served; space is limited. Enjoy a watching a video while you eat.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meal and A Movie Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Children can come for a free meal and to watch a movie.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals & Movies 2019

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Children and teens are welcome to eat free lunch during the summer while watching a movie!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Lunch

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

We will provide free summer lunch for all children and teens up to 18. Coloring and craft day included.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Free Summer Meals and Fun

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer meals for children 18 and under plus fun activities like coloring pages, puzzles, and Friday movies.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Hollis All Star Stitchers - Knitting & Crocheting Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Whether you are experienced or just a beginner, come join the Hollis All Star Stitchers. You can create projects for yourself or donate to the community. Please bring your own materials if possible.


Jun
27
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and free play with educational toys!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:30PM

--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.


Jun
27
1:30PM

--to--

2:45PM

Basic Mandarin Chinese

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Learn basic Mandarin Chinese with Ms. Jenney.


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Aging Mastery: 50+ Wellness Ten-Session Workshop

Location: Seaside
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

The Aging Mastery Program is a ten-session workshop. Classes are led by experts in their field. Topics include exercise, sleep, nutrition, finances, planning, relationships, medication, community engagement, & falls prevention. Preregistration is required. This is for customers who live in the Rockaways only. There is a screening process. Call Seaside Library at 718-634-1876 or organizer Susan Lavin at 718-368-5079. Led by National Council on Aging.


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come learn and practice English in this informal group; no registration necessary!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Afternoon Movie Matinee

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Sit back and relax, have fun and enjoy the good old days as you watch a classic film from the 1930s - 1960s.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Code Your Own Art with JavaScript

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 21 openings

Create algorithmic art in this four-part series on p5.js, a JavaScript dialect. Learn how to create static, moving, or evolving museum-style works with JavaScript code. Participants will create amazing projects ranging from simple math doodles to simulations of basic physics concepts in this hands-on workshop. Attendance at all four sessions is highly recommended.


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Fun Book Club

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come to McGoldrick on Thursday June 27. We will be discussing the poetry of Edgar Allen Poe. We will be comparing it to other poetry. The book talk will be at 2 PM and we hope you can join us.


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Blast Off into a Universe of Stories!

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Kick off your summer reading with activities, games & more! Sign up for Queens Public Library's free summer reading program & learn what exciting programs Middle Village has for you this summer!


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Family Games

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Start the summer holiday with family fun including games, crafts, puzzles, and more. No registration required.


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading: Blast off into a Universe of Stories!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Let's get the summer started by joining us at Queens Village Library to register for the Summer Reading program and do a fun activity!


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Classic Movie Thursday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

6/6: "Screaming Eagles" (1956)
6/13: "I Never Sang for My Father" (1970)
6/20: "The Women" (1939)
6/27: "Watch on the Rhine" (1943)


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Friends of Pomonok Presents: Summer Reading Face Painting and Balloon Twisting

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Friends of Pomonok Library Presents: Summer Reading Face Painting and Balloon Twisting
Come and enjoy face painting and balloon twisting after summer reading activities!


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Aliens: Escape from Earth with Sciencetellers

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Throughout the intergalactic story, children 6 to 12 will get to discover the unbelievable world of science through experiments and demonstrations with chemical reactions, polymers, pressure, inertia, energy, explosions and so much more! Don’t miss this action-packed and educational alien adventure. It's totally out of this world! Space is limited. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Recovery International

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Anxiety, fear, obsessions, anger, stress, depression: finding a way to cope is here. A Recovery International meeting is a safe, free, and confidential place to get help for these issues. All are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Adult Book Discussion: "There There"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

We will discuss "There There" by Tommy Orange.


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Book Club "Boy Erased" by Garrard Conley

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a discussion of the book "Boy Erased: A Memoir of Identity, Faith, and Family" by
Garrard Conley. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Creative Aging: Pastel Art Workshop

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is now closed

Participants will strengthen their drawing skills by working with oil-based pastels. We will explore the range of techniques pastels offer and examine the medium's potential for expressiveness. Participants will spend time working with photo-based imagery as a source and point of departure in constructed drawings. Preregistration and a commitment to attend all sessions is required. Space is limited. Call Glen Oaks to register at 718-831-8636. This program is for older adults 50+.


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Lego Challenge

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Can you complete our weekly Lego challenge? Maybe build a bridge, something that flies, or Lego pizza! You won't know unless you come in and pick a challenge. This is fun for all ages.


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Homework Help (Math/Science)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come to the Teen Space to receive one-on-one assistance with your math and science homework.


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Preview

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Learn about all the fun programs for school-age children that will be held at Broadway Library this summer. We'll play a summer reading game and do a craft based on the summer 2019 theme, “A Universe of Stories.” This program is for kids ages 5-12 and their families. No registration required.


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Amazing Readers Summer Movie Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Read the book; then watch the movie "The House With a Clock in Its Wall" written by John Bellairs. No registration is required (2018, PG).


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fused Glass Jewelry Making Workshop for Adults

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Registration is now closed

Learn about and make fused glass jewelry. Materials will be provided. Preregistration is required; class is limited to 20 participants.


Jun
27
3:15PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chess Club for Beginner's

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Come play chess!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bookcycle Storytime

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Get out and enjoy the nice weather with a storytime and sing-along on the lawn at Murray Park! The Queens Public Library Bookcycle will be there for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books! All ages are welcome. In case of inclement weather storytime will be held at the Court Square Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Movie Premiere "Apollo 13"

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Come in from the heat and enjoy watching "Apollo 13" (1995, PG).


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Computer Kids

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 are invited to join us to learn the beginnings of computer coding. Space is limited; first-come, first-served.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Lego Club for Kids

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for Lego Club for ages 5-12.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Storytelling with Atiba Kwabena-Wilson

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Musician, poet, and storyteller Atiba Kwabena-Wilson will engage children age 6-12 in this fun-filled event. Space is limited. Registration is required.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Charades

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate the summer by playing charades. This program is for children ages 6 and up, teens, and adults.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Youth Justice Court

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Hey teens! Are you interested in finding out more about the civic opportunities for young adults in the borough of Queens? Are you looking to study or start a career in criminal justice? Well, we have the perfect program for you! Join the Far Rockaway Teen Youth Court. Learn the rules of the law and the roles and responsibilities of the various people who work in the judicial system such as law enforcement officers, judges, clerks, attorneys, and much more!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Bookcycle Craft

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Get out and enjoy the nice weather with a simple craft on the lawn at Murray Park! The Queens Public Library Bookcycle will be there for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books! The craft will be best suited for ages 2 and up. In case of inclement weather storytime will be held at the Court Square Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Nutrition Workshop for Kids and Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

This workshop promotes healthy eating, food safety, and nutrition information for kids and teens.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Independence Day Crafternoon

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

Kids ages 6-12, join us for an Independence Day craft session! Space is limited — first-come, first-served at the Reference Desk beginning 6/20/2018.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Laurelton African American History Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

The Laurelton African American History Club aims to expose students to the rich heritage of African Americans and to support them in their own academic and personal growth as black citizens thriving in a global world.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Zumba Kids

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun dance-based exercise class designed just for kids!


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Make a Planet Mask for Kids!

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will make their own planet mask.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Amazing Readers Kids' Book Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 will discuss John Bellairs' "The House with a Clock in Its Wall" at this session of Amazing Readers. Participation will count toward the “Read Down Your Fines” program.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Storytime

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Let's read picture books together!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

This is a time for chess play and instruction for kids ages 6-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Kids' Board Game Day

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

A day for kids to play board games.


Jun
27
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Game Day at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids have fun playing board games and lots more!


Jun
27
5:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Bring Your Story: Day of the Dead Tradition

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Mexican-born artist Aurelia Fernandez will discuss ancient traditions surrounding the Day of the Dead altar and demonstrate the making of it. She will also teach attendees in this workshop how to make calaveras---clay versions of the elaborately decorated sugar skulls used in Mexico. This is a crafts program for the entire family; all ages are welcome. Space is limited and is on a first-come, first- served basis.


Jun
27
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Play Chess!

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 2-6 are welcome to learn the game of chess, and if you already play, come and sharpen your skills.


Jun
27
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Slimefest

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

All summer long, we'll be hosting space-themed events every week, starting off with Slimefest, where you can make all kinds of alien goo to take home. This is suggested for ages 6-12.


Jun
27
5:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Friends of Lefrak City Family Fun Night

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Family Fun Nights are all about celebrating our customers! We're so thankful for everyone that's part of our extended family here at Lefrak City Library. Your dedication to success deserves a reward! The Friends of Lefrak City presents games for the entire family, a Soul Train line, a vision board craft, prizes, light refreshments, and music.


Jun
27
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Chinese Folk Dance

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join us for Chinese folk dance!


Jun
27
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Experienced or beginning meditators are welcome to join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.


Jun
27
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Chess Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come join our ongoing Chess Club every week on Thursdays. Anyone who is interested is welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr.'s Mobile Office Hours

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. is hosting library office hours to listen to constituent/community concerns and to make his office more accessible to the public.

5:30PM - 7PM
Thursday, August 16: Glendale temporary space
Thursday, September 6: Broad Channel
Thursday, September 20: Middle Village
Thursday, September 27: Seaside
Thursday, October 4: North Forest Park
Thursday, October 11: Ozone Park
Thursday, October 18: Howard Beach
Thursday, October 25: Kew Gardens Hills

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Ukulele for Kids

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Registration for is required for this six-class session. Please contact the branch directly to register.
Children 10 to 15 years old can join in these beginners' ukulele lessons. Ukuleles will be provided and registration will be first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

3D Printing Stencils

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

Stencils are great tools for drawing and spray painting designs onto lots of different materials! For example, you can add a logo on a T-shirt or paint a mural. Learn how to create your own stencil in this beginner 3D printing class.


Jun
27
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

English Intermediate - Daily Topics - Conversation Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our English Intermediate - Daily Topics - Conversation Group! No registration required!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Chess is a game of strategy and problem solving, Whether you have never played, are a beginner, or a more advanced player, you can learn the strategies that will make you a better chess player. Play a game of chess with friends at Poppenhusen Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Conversational English Group

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us in our meeting room to practice speaking English in an informal setting.


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Craft Hour

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us weekly for a variety of crafts. We will learn to crochet, knit, make jewelry, explore paper crafts, create collages, and paint with coffee, watercolor, and acrylics.


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Ping Pong

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Play ping pong in the library!


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Writers' Group

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

We meet to share and discuss each other's writing.


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Low-Impact Chair Exercise for Adults

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Peggy leads this low-impact workout designed to help build muscle strength while improving cardiovascular health and range of motion. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Introduction to iPhone & iPad: Use and Navigation

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to use the proper settings and functions of the iPhone and iPad. There will be hands-on practical training. Space is limited; registration is required. Participants have to bring their own iPhone/iPad.


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Total Body Conditioning Class for Adults

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Zarina leads this fitness class designed to assist with your daily activities, from lifting shopping bags to climbing the stairs and pushing the carts. Using your own bodyweight, we will incorporate moves like squats and lunges that will build muscle, gain strength, and burn calories. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Zumba for Adults

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Annette leads this fitness class designed for adults that includes a combination of high and low impact aerobics and incorporates dance moves to the beat of salsa, merengue, and a variety of music. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:45PM

Maspeth Evening Movie: "To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything! Julie Newmar"

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Three New York drag queens travel cross-country on their way to Hollywood, but a broken-down car strands them in a narrow-minded Midwestern town, where they share makeup tips with the ladies and show the hostile men how to treat women right (1995, PG-13).


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Inn Riots

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for a documentary about the Stonewall Inn in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: Fresh Meadows
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. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Summer Movie Nights with Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Please join Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman as she hosts movie nights at three libraries:

Rosedale
Thursday, June 27 6PM-8PM: "Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse" (2018, PG)
Thursday, July 11 6PM-8PM: "Incredibles 2" (2018, PG)

Laurelton
Thursday, July 25 6PM-8PM: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)
Thursday, August 8 6PM-8PM: "Hotel Transylvania" (2012, PG)

Central
Thursday, August 22 6PM-8PM: "A Wrinkle in Time" (2018, PG)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:15PM

Ping-Pong Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for our brand new Ping-Pong Club! Game time starts at 6pm and all ages are welcome. Children under the age of 12 should have an adult accompanying them.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Documentary: American Experience Stonewall Riots

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

When police raided the Stonewall Inn, a popular gay bar in the Greenwich Village section of New York City on June 28, 1969, the street erupted into violent protests that lasted for the next six days. The Stonewall riots, as they came to be known, marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement in the United States and around the world. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Knit and Crochet Circle

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Have you ever wanted to learn how to knit? This is a beginner knitting class for anyone interested in learning the craft. Learn to knit, get help with projects, and share patterns and techniques. Gather and socialize with others who share your interest as you work on your projects and perhaps gain a few tips and tricks! We have some supplies, but please bring your own if you have them.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Beginners' Computer Class

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Adults are introduced to basic computer programs: the Internet, email, and Microsoft Word.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Yoga for Adults with Dorothy Ng

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Certified yoga instructor Dorothy Ng teaches basic yoga techniques and exercises. Bring a mat and wear workout clothes. It is recommended that you do not eat for three hours or drink for one hour before class. Space is limited and available first-come, first-served.


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Nora leads this fitness class that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardio fitness and mobility and to tone the body. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading: Hour of Code Club

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Come use our laptops for our Hour of Code gaming session! This club will focus on understanding how coding controls everything on computers & technology through gaming. This program is for kids ages 7+.


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

A Tribute to the Jersey Boys

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

The Vic Vincent Group presents a musical tribute to The Jersey Boys, who attained world-wide fame with their unique sound throughout several decades. The tribute includes other great artists of rock and roll, doo wop, and pop from the 1950s and the following decades.


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Open Mic and Reading Series

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Open Mic is for all performers of any genre to take the mic for four minutes. Spectators are also welcome. Featured readers are as follows: June: Tejas Desai, July: Mary B. Safrit, August: Nina D. Irizarry

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Open Mic

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Performers are invited to share their talents in a five-minute presentation of either poetry, written word, music, comedy, or spoken word. Spectators are also welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
8:00PM

--to--

9:00PM

After Hours: A Short Story Discussion Group

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bonnie Sue Pokorny moderates this teleconferenced evening short story discussion group. First-time callers, please contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers and to receive a copy of the story we will be discussing.


Jun
28
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Chit Chat and STARs Performance

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Chat and make friends over the phone, and then enjoy scenes from classic plays performed by Senior Theater Acting Repertory. This is a teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
28
10:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!


Jun
28
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Senior Health Chat

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a senior health chat with RN Kathy Moran by teleconference. First-time participants, please register at 718-464-0084 to obtain access numbers.


Jun
28
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

East Elmhurst Library Grand Opening Celebration

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Please join us and Queens Public Library President & CEO Dennis M. Walcott for the long-awaited grand reopening of our East Elmhurst Library!

The grand reopening will also be celebrated with a Community Day on Saturday, June 29th. Join Queens Public Library and the East Elmhurst community for a day of fun and festivities!

Grand Reopening of East Elmhurst Library: Friday, June 28th @ 10am
Community Day: Saturday, June 29th @11am


Jun
28
10:15AM

--to--

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.


Jun
28
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Picture Book Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 and under and their parents or other adult caregivers are welcome for storytelling, music, and games. This program runs all year long.


Jun
28
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Whitestone Korean Book Discussion

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come and join us.


Jun
28
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Play Today

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Program for babies through pre-K and caregivers to drop in and play with a variety of early literacy toys (blocks, puzzles, and movement toys such as bikes and crawl tunnel).


Jun
28
10:15AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, and finger plays, followed by a coloring page for ages 1 - 3. Caregiver must attend.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

1:00PM

Knitting & Crochet Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Knitters and crocheters, if you are looking for a place to share your "purls" of wisdom and experience, please join us. Bring your own material.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

In this 45-minute program, infants to 3 years olds enjoy bouncing rhymes, puppets, and free play with our toys and puzzles. An adult must accompany the child.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mommy and Me

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for playtime with arts and crafts for toddlers ages 1-3.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

English Conversation Class

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Adults improve their English through group conversations about everyday topics.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Playtime

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a fun toddler playtime for 1-3 year olds with caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Storytime

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy some fun stories and coloring.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Babies & Books

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

You are your child's first teacher. Enjoy our wide variety of board books, nurture preliteracy skills, meet up with other caregivers, and discover the joy of reading with your baby at the library! This program is for infants ages 6-17 months.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose Time/Picture Book Open Play

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Mother Goose Time is for children 18 months to 2 years of age. Join us for songs, finger plays, and stories.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Knitting & Crochet Group

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

If you like to knit and crochet, the library invites you to meet up and share techniques and patterns with one another. You must bring your own supplies.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Feel the Breeze Program for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1 to 5 will play with fun, interactive toys that will make them feel a nice breeze. They will learn about wind.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Storytime

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Children birth to age 5 and their parent or caregiver are welcome to join us for stories, songs, crafts, and lots of fun. A great way to meet other families with young children in the neighborhood. Siblings are always welcome!


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Storytime and Me

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children between the ages of 8 months to 18 months and their caregivers are welcome to enjoy a storytime and activity time together.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers are welcome to join us for a simple craft followed by stories, songs, and finger plays.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Play Hooray for Preschool Children

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Preschool children will enjoy a play hooray with their parents or caregivers. Please register at the library.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Friday Morning Storytime (Ages 18-36 Months Old)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come to the library for stories, songs, and finger plays for children ages 18-36 months old.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Classic Concert

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Music critics have described I-Heung Lee's performance as graceful, thoughtful, and intelligent, touched with a unique style of artistic sophistication. Ms. Lee performs extensively in Asia as well as at Carnegie Hall and Alice Tully Hall in New York. Her repertoire includes works by Mozart, Franz Liszt, Maurice Ravel, and Frederic Chopin.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Power Walk Fitness

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Try our indoor gentle fitness for health and wellness.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Art

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Join us for an out-of-this-world story time with songs, rhymes, and stories followed by an art project for toddlers and their caregivers.


Jun
28
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Computer & Microsoft Office Help

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Do you have a computer question? Need help with Microsoft Office? Stop into Long Island City and receive help and basic computer tips. Bring your questions.
*It is recommended to bring a Flash Drive.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time and Preschool Stories

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun for toddlers and preschoolers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Creative Aging: Working with Watercolors

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Working with Watercolors is taught by professional teaching artist Richard Estrin. This is a nine-session sequential course. Attendance at all sessions is recommended. Registration is required. Register by calling the Peninsula Library at 718-634-1110. All supplies will be provided by the Library.


Jun
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Baby and Me

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Babies (3-17 months) and their parents and caregivers are welcome to join us for bounces, nursery rhymes, stories, and more!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

One-on-One Computer Basics

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

We are offering 30-minute one-on-one computer training, available by appointment. Participants are limited to three sessions per day. Sign up for classes at 11am, 11:30am, or noon.


Jun
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: STEM Storytime

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Children in pre-K to grade 1 are invited to join us weekly for a story and various STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities. This fun and hands-on program will include a read-aloud of a popular children's picture book along with a STEM craft and activity.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months can join us for simple songs, finger plays, and nursery rhymes. Caregivers must be present.


Jun
28
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

Bring your baby ages 6-18 months to Mother Goose Time at the library. They will hear stories, sing songs, and play. Help your child enrich their early literacy skills by participating together in this fun group!


Jun
28
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Little Critters Lapsit

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Little Critters is for children 6 to 12 months old. Engage with your young one through lap bounces, finger play, songs, and stories!


Jun
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Toddler Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs for children ages 18 to 36 months and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Baby and Me

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Babies (ages birth up to 1 year) and their caregivers will enjoy a lap-sit program consisting of stories, songs, and rhymes.


Jun
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Storytime

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories and songs Fridays at 11:30am. All ages are welcome.


Jun
28
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Family Playtime

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-5, come and play with toys and make new friends.


Jun
28
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Do you have a gadget or device that you are having issues with or need help with? Bring your device to the library and get one-on-one help! To make an appointment or if you have any questions please call Poppenhusen Library at 718-353-8894.


Jun
28
12:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

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


Jun
28
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Arts & Crafts for Adults

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Please join us for arts & crafts. We will be working on simple projects using different craft materials. This class is designed for adults with intellectual disabilities. All interested adults are welcomed.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Kevin Hart Movie Marathon

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

June is Kevin Hart Matinee Month. Join us for screenings of his blockbuster movies.
6/7: "Central Intelligence" (2016, PG-13)
6/14: "Wedding Ringer" (2015, R)
6/21: "Get Hard" (2015, R)
6/28: "Ride Along" (2014, PG-13)

Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
28
12:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Canasta Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come play or learn the game.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
12:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

One-on-One Technical Assistance for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with downloading our apps, navigating our website, or surfing the Internet? Do you have a phone, table, laptop, gadget, or any device you need help with? Bring it in to the Customer Service Specialist desk and get one-on-one help. Please sign up at the customer service desk.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Canasta Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come play or learn the game.


Jun
28
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Whitestone Mahjong Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Interested in playing Mahjong or learning how to play? Sign up by calling 718-831-8644.


Jun
28
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Let's Bingo!

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Spend an hour playing Bingo with old friends and new. Earn bragging rights & sometimes a surprise library prize.


Jun
28
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Film Festival Fridays

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

We show classic and independent films every Friday at 2:00 PM. Please call Bay Terrace Library at 718-423-7004 for titles.


Jun
28
2:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Film Friday

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

End the month with a family-friendly film for ages 5-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
2:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Freestyle Fridays

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us after school on Fridays to hang out with your friends and participate in activities like board games, ping pong, art, and karaoke! Each week features a different activity; come on by to check it out!


Jun
28
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Movie Showing: "WALL-E"

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Join Corona Library for a movie screening of the movie "WALL-E" (2008, PG)! Audio in English, subtitles in Spanish.


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Movie Fridays for Kids

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for fun movies!


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

QL Teen Radio Podcast

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Attention, teens! Are you interested in one of these careers?
-Broadcast Journalism
-Audio Engineering
-News Reporting
-Radio
-Podcast

If so, come be a part of Far Rockaways' very own Teen Radio Show! This program is by teens, for teens. Come along and learn how to be a radio host, create topics and host engaging podcast episodes, or edit and engineer! This program is made possible by a grant from Department of Youth & Community Development.


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Program: Maker Cart

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join other students in creating fun and engaging maker projects with our STEAM mobile Maker Cart.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bring Your Story: Create your Family Flag

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Let your imagination run free and create your family flag! Combine colors and shapes which come from the flags of your family's country or countries of origin, or use colors and pictures that are meaningful to your family, and make a unique family flag that celebrates your heritage!


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Creative Aging: Watercolor Project

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald leads this two-session art workshop. Registration is required. Please call the Broadway Library to register at 718-721-2462.


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Summer Reading: Teen Summer Movie

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy the biggest, best films to kick off your weekend this summer!


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Book Walk in the Park

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for an outdoor library adventure in Juniper Valley Park! We will have an outdoor storytime along with some songs and games.
***Please note that this program will not take place in the event of rain***


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

The Great American Folk Song Revival with Caroline Doctorow

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Ms. Doctorow concentrates on the folk music of the early ‘60s, presenting the work of important American songwriters and performers such as Bob Dylan and Joan Baez. She also performs her original compositions, discusses the songwriting process, and describes what it was like growing up with her late father, author E.L. Doctorow. This program-through-song offers the listener a unique perspective of this significant period in our country’s musical history. Audience sing-alongs are encouraged!


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Summer Sand Art Series

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come join us for this year's Summer Sand Art Series at the Children's Library Discovery Center! Each week children ages 4-12 will make a different sand art creation. There is no registration required; however, space and materials are limited. Due to limited quantities, materials will be distributed to children only, but parents are encouraged to help! We hope to see you there!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday Kids' Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 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!


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday at the Movies

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Come join us on Friday at the movies. Movies are rated G or PG.


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Board Game Fridays

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

You provide the fun; we'll provide the games! Come to the Maspeth Library every Friday, and give us your library card to use any of our many board games.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Table Top Gaming & Chess

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join Fresh Meadows in our Funday Friday with gaming.


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Arts and Crafts

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age children, come and join us on Friday afternoons to make an arts and crafts project.


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Day

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children of all ages are welcome to join game day for some board game fun.


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for an afternoon of checkers, chess, Connect Four, Jenga, jigsaw puzzles, mancala for kids, Monopoly, Scrabble, World Hangman, Yu-Gi-Oh, and more!


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

S.T.E.A.M. Fridays

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Let off a little S.T.E.A.M. on Friday! Children are welcome to participate in a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) activity!
4/26: Newspaper Shoe Challenge
5/3: Design and Build Your Own "mini roller coaster"
5/10: Rescue Device
5/17: Pretty Penny Experiments
5/31: Maze Design
6/7: Popsicle Stick Geometry
6/14: Design and Build Your Own "Grabber"
6/21: Newspaper Tower Challenge
6/28: CD Balloon Hovercraft


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 3 and up, come play board and card games and try your hand at origami on Friday afternoons in the children's room! Start your weekend off in a fun way!


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Movie: "The Little Mermaid 2 - Return to the Sea"

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Join us the last Friday of every month for a family movie! All ages are welcome!


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Children's Friday Matinee

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids age 12 and under with their parents or guardians are invited to screenings of blockbuster children's movies.
6/7: "The Emoji Movie" (2017, PG)
6/14: "Annie" (2014, PG)
6/21: "Christopher Robin" (2018, PG)
6/28: "The Nutcracker and the Four Realms" (2018, PG)
Seating is limited and available first-come, first-served.


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Family Movie: "A Wrinkle in Time"

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children and their families may join us for a showing of the movie "A Wrinkle in Time" (2018, PG).


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Seaside Open Mic

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Seaside Library invites all neighborhood performers to come and be a part of our open mic night! Bring your guitars, mandolins, voices, poetry, dancing shoes, and more. Let's celebrate each other's creativity and just have fun!


Jun
28
3:45PM

--to--

5:30PM

Recovery International

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Anxiety, fear, obsessions, anger, stress, depression: finding a way to cope is here. A Recovery International meeting is a safe, free, and confidential place to get help for these issues. All are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:45PM

Kids' Film

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

We will show a children's film or family film, a genre that contains children or relates to them in the context of home and family.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Come race your wheels off, battle your heart out, and dance your socks off with Wii games at the library every Monday! We have sports games, dancing games, racing games, and more! No registration or experience necessary. A parent or guardian must accompany children under age 8.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Have fun during game day! Check out a board game to play with your friends, or play one of our specialty games with new and old friends.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a fun activity every Friday!


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

New York Cares offers chess lessons for beginners and an opportunity for experienced players to get in the games.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Foster a sense of positive physical activity and sportsmanship using our Wii cart.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Children's Film Series

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5 to 12 years old are invited to join us for a different children's film on the last Friday of each month.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Spring Arts and Crafts

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for spring arts and crafts for ages 3 and up.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Game Day

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Come and play one of our many board games. This program is for the whole family.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

A Reptile "Edventure" with Erik Callender

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

This fun-filled educational experience gives children age 6 and up a unique opportunity to see and learn about reptiles, amphibians, and even some large insects from around the world.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Code Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn to code at Queens Public Library! Our code club has no lectures: you’ll learn to make websites, animations, apps, and games by actually making them, step by step. Prepare for a tech career or learn skills you can use in the real world right now to make whatever you can dream up.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Coding for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join us as we learn the basics of coding and play some computer games!


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Friday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Games, puzzles, crafts, cards--a different fun activity each week! For children ages 5-12 years. No registration required.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Samsung Windows Mixed Reality Experience

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Windows Mixed Reality combines the thrill of virtual reality mixed with augmented reality in an experience like no other. Must be 18+ and/or 13+ with parental consent.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Starlit Night in a Cup Craft

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-6 will make starlit nights in a cup.


Jun
28
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Young Ambassadors Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

The Young Ambassadors Program is an innovative education and leadership development program focused on experiential learning and community.


Jun
28
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Movie Night at Astoria Library

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Join us for a film screening at the Astoria Library. We will be screening age-appropriate movies for kids every Friday.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
4:45PM

--to--

5:45PM

Girls' Junior Book Club

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

This is a book club for girls reading at second to third grade level! Come join in the book discussion and encourage healthy reading habits. Please pick-up and read the month's selection for the club meeting.


Jun
28
5:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Nail Polish Workshop

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Design and polish your own nails or have them done for you. All nail polishes and supplies will be provided.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Teen Anime and Graphic Novel Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Like manga? Enjoy graphic novels? Love anime? Then join us for our Anime and Graphic Novel Club! We'll watch new and old favorites, read amazing titles, and discuss what we liked and what we didn't.


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

ShapeUp NYC: Cardio Sculpt for Adults

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Instructor Farrah leads this fitness class that uses high intensity weight bearing exercises interspersed with cardio to keep your heart rate up and keep you sweating. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

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.


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale. Proceeds will help purchase special items such as new children's books and fund programs for all ages. A great selection of books and media will be available for purchase (cash only). To become a Friend, visit https://queenslibrary.org/support/friends-of-library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

In this 30-minute program, infants and toddlers enjoy bouncing rhymes, puppets, and free play with our toys and puzzles. An adult must accompany the child.


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Ridgewood Photo Collection

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

The Friends of the Ridgewood Library and the Queens Memory Project are working together to gather rare images of Ridgewood to add to the library’s digital archives. Bring your photos from home on one of the drop-in dates and volunteers will help you record all the information about them. Photos will be sent off to the digitization lab to be scanned and saved to a flash drive for you to keep! You will be notified once your images are back at the Ridgewood Library for pickup.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for the Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale in the Library Garden. A huge selection of books and media are available for purchase (CASH ONLY). All proceeds go directly to Ridgewood Library to purchase books and media and fund programs for all ages. In case of inclement weather, the Book Sale will be held in the Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Knitting Club

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your knitting projects!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Shape Up NYC: Chair FITTness for Adults

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Mekki leads this seated fitness class which emphasizes functionality, strength, and flexibility with options for ranges of motion. Some exercises can be done seated or standing. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
29
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Saturday Mommy or Daddy and Me

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, simple rhymes, and songs, followed by free play for infants and their caregivers.


Jun
29
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

English High Intermediate - Expressions/Idioms - Conversation Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our English High Intermediate - Expressions/Idioms - Conversation Group! No registration required!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:30AM

--to--

11:45AM

Tai Qi Class

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join us for Tai Qi class!


Jun
29
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Line Dancing with Angie

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Don’t sit on the sidelines! Join us and learn the latest line dances. It’s a lot of fun and definitely great exercise too!


Jun
29
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Preschool Fun

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-6 will play with age-appropriate games and make an occasional craft.


Jun
29
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Whole Body Dance Cardio

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Mellissa leads this fitness class, a mixture of dance, aerobics, and toning all wrapped up into an upbeat environment. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

It's toddler time! Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs for toddlers.
Join us on 4/27 as we get ready for Children's Book Week!


Jun
29
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Saturday Storytime

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children (infants to 5-year-olds) and their parents/caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays.


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Saturday Kids' Craft

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join our Saturday creations in arts and crafts in the Children's Room.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Walk-In Craft

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Come create an awesome craft every Saturday, free of charge! The fun begins at 11am in the Children's Room.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Family Movies

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come join us for exciting and fun family movies, rated G or PG.


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Chess Class for All

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

It's never too early (or too late) to learn how to play chess, which is the game of kings! Come learn how to play, enhance your skills, and have fun. Registration is required!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Low-Impact Dance Cardio for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Lucette leads this low-impact fitness class that uses fun music and high energy movement to help sculpt and stretch your body. Beginners and higher levels are welcomed. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Ultimate Cardio for Adults

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Gloria leads this total body workout that incorporates techniques such as kicks and punches that move to a rapid pace. This fitness class is designed to promote cardiovascular fitness, strength, muscular endurance, and flexibility using high energy and motivating music. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers; bring a water bottle and towel. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Playdate: STEAM edition

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Infants and toddlers are invited to play and interact with one another as we sing, read, and explore balance, sound, water, and magnetism. There is room for everyone!


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Storytime

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for an interactive adventure into the abyss of the imagination for ages 3-8.


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Saturday Science Lab

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children up to age 12 and their families are invited to join us for Saturday Science Lab. This is a fun and hands-on science experience you're sure to enjoy! Learn and do a different science program every week!


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Make Your Own Nature Documentary with Adobe Premiere

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 21 openings

Learn the basics of editing your own nature documentary with Adobe Premiere in this hands-on workshop series. Bring your own digital video files or download nature videos from an open source library and learn how to cut, transition, add a music bed, and color correct.


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Family Crafts

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun family crafts.


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Saturday Storytime and Songs

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for a family storytime! Hear stories, sing songs, and color a picture or two. Everyone is welcome!


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Super Saturday Morning

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids of all ages and their special grownups are invited to have fun on Saturday mornings with origami, coloring pages, board games, and puzzles for the 3+ crowd, and Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, and Star Builders for the little ones!


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Musical Bubble Storytime

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

This is for children ages birth to 7 years old. Children will listen to interactive stories, get to play with some small instruments, and then dance along to music and bubbles.


Jun
29
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Family Storytime

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Families with children of all ages are invited to join us every Saturday for a storytime.


Jun
29
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Instructor Althea Bazemore leads this fitness class that uses easy-to-follow dance moves geared at increasing cardiovascular fitness, body toning, and burning calories. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. Be sure to bring a bottle of water. Space is limited. Participation is first-come, first-served.


Jun
29
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Ballroom

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join us for adult ballroom!


Jun
29
12:00PM

--to--

2:15PM

Saturday Afternoon Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

6/1: "A Star Is Born" (2018, R)
6/8: "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress" (2002)
6/15: "That Touch of Mink" (1962)
6/22: "Front Runner" (2018)
6/29: "Red Sparrow" (2018, R)


Jun
29
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Writing from the Heart: An Eleven-Week Workshop in Creative Writing with Dr. Maxine Fisher

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Do you have the urge to write a story or essay -- perhaps based on your own personal experience -- but don't know how or where to begin? Come join a group of people who share a love of the written word. Dr. Maxine Fisher taught writing for many years at Queens College and is a published author of books for children and young adults. In addition, she writes for children's television. Space is limited. First-come, first-served.


Jun
29
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Family Movie

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a family-friendly movie! (Rated PG-13 or below.)


Jun
29
1:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Poetry Day

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please come and join this poetry and spoken word program at the Richmond Hill Library with Dr. Dhanpaul Narine.


Jun
29
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Crochet Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our adult crochet program. All skill levels are welcome from beginner to advanced. Learn to knit or crochet, learn new stitches and techniques, or just come to enjoy some fellowship.


Jun
29
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Culture Bridge Series # 16: The Art of Chinese Paper Cutting

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Chinese paper cutting artist Lu Mingliang will demonstrate Chinese paper cutting, which is also called engraving paper. It is an ancient folk art recorded and streamlined since the Northern and Southern Dynasties period. He will introduce the history of Chinese paper cutting and its cultural elements, and demonstrate the traditional technique of paper cutting as well as his masterful three-dimensional portraits of paper cutting. *IRC Conference Room*


Jun
29
1:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Queensbridge Community Science Project

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Join us this summer as we observe our urban landscape more closely. Work with science educators in hands-on activities exploring air, water, and soil quality using science and technology tools. Connect with your neighbors and discuss solutions to indoor air quality, pathways for advocacy, and resources for continued monitoring of our community.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

A Watercolor Workshop for Adults

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Registration is now closed

Tina Jefferson leads this painting class where participants will learn tips and techniques to create their own watercolor masterpiece. No art experience needed. Materials will be provided. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
29
1:45PM

--to--

3:30PM

Chess with Mr. Fariad

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

All chess lovers are welcome to this program: advanced players, intermediate, and beginners.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Ping Pong Club

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come to the library to challenge friends to ping pong every Saturday afternoon.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Chess & Games

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for an afternoon of games & chess. Kids, come have fun, play, and practice your skills.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Saturday Family Movie

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Families are invited to join us for our Saturday afternoon movie screening.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Make Your Own Magazine

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Kids create their own magazine style.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to learn chess or improve their chess skills. All skill and experience levels are welcome!


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Seaside Library Saturday Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us Saturdays at 2pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Kanopy Saturday Film Series

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Get to know Kanopy, a free on-demand video service available to Queens Library cardholders!
5/4: "100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared" (2013, R)
5/11: "Harold & Maude" (1971, PG)
5/18: "Don't Talk to Irene" (2016, NR)
5/25: "As it is in Heaven" (2004, NR)
6/1: "Greenfingers" (2000, R)
6/8: "Love Story" (1970, PG)
6/22: Here and There (2012, NR)
6/29: Starting Over (1979, NR)


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Movie Time: "Mary Poppins Returns"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
PG ‧ Fantasy/Adventure/Comedy ‧ 2h 10m. Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw. Director: Rob Marshall


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

The Hour of Misfit Crafts

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Make a craft from the fourth dimension and beyond for ages 6-12.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Children and Tween Art Studio

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Kids and tweens are invited to join the creative art studio at the South Jamaica Community Library; children will enjoy a variety of art projects. Ages 6+ are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Fused Glass Jewelry Making Workshop for Adults

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 6 openings

Learn about and make fused glass jewelry. Materials will be provided. Preregistration is required; class is limited to 20 participants.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Queensboro Hill Knitting/Crochet Group

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Get your knit and crochet on with us at Queensboro Hill! We knit twice a month; all levels welcome! Confounded by a pattern? We've all been there - bring it; we're bound to have someone who can figure it out. Bring your craft bag and get ready for light snacks and fun conversation. Please bring your own supplies.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Love is Love is Love Crafternoon

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Love knows no color, shape, or form. Love is love is love! Use colorful paper, markers, and your own imagination to express how you think of love. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Day

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to watch a movie.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Write Now! NY Writer's Coalition

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join NY Writer's Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop open to writers of all genres--poetry, fiction, memoir, and anything else. Writers of all backgrounds and experience levels are welcome. No advanced registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

The Third「In Arts We Trust」Chinese Opera Forum

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Flushing Library, Chinese Oral and Performing Literature and Chinese Theatre Works present
roundtable discussion & performances. Featured groups include Qi Shu Fang Opera Troupe, Asia Pacific Culture and Art Center, Renaissance Chinese Opera Society, and Wintergreen Kunqu Society.


Jun
29
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Myth or Fact! Autism Workshop

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Find out if it's a fact and how to research the real answers. Connect with important resources to help you in dealing with navigating the world of autism. There will be Q & A after the workshop.


Jun
29
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Cinema Saturdays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 5 and up and their caregivers can sit back and enjoy a great feature film in the comfort of Forest Hills' Story Hour Room. Come be entertained by the magic of the movies!
Join us in June for the following movies:
June 1: 101 Dalmatians (1961) (ages 5 and up) 80 min
June 8: Over the Hedge (ages 5 and up) 83 min
June 15: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (ages 6 and up) 89 min
June 22: Curious George (ages 4 and up) 86 min
June 29: The Emperor’s New Groove (ages 6 and up) 78 min


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Movies

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for various family movie screenings!


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Coloring Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Relax and unwind at Poppenhusen Library and make new friends while having fun with family coloring time. We will provide coloring sheets and pencils. Just come in and have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lego Hour

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Get your Lego on! This program is for ages 6 - 12.


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bring Your Story: Ali Bello & The Latin American Songbook

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Violinist Ali Bello and his ensemble present an intimate encounter of melody, harmony, and voice that brings a new perspective on the rich musical repertoire of Latin America and captures the vibrant legacy of styles such as boleros, ballads, tangos, guarachas, festejos, and bossas.


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Bring Your Story: Celebrate Holi, Indian Spring Festival

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

The Srijan Dance Center invites you to celebrate Holi, the Indian celebration of the arrival of spring with a performance of music, celebration dances, and a storytelling performance depicting good over evil.


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Create Beaded Animals with Sharen Lin

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Our artist will help you create beautiful beaded animals representing the Chinese horoscope. This is the Year of the Pig. We will create pigs and other whimsical animals. Come join us on a first-come, first-served basis. Supplies are limited.


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Jazz on Fire! featuring Javier Arau, saxophonist with Joe Knipes, guitar

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Join Jackson Heights jazz musicians Javier Arau and Joe Knipes for a memorable afternoon of jazz for the whole family. Featuring classic and contemporary jazz and blues from all eras, Javier and Joe heat it up with toe-tapping music filled with fun and fire!


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Family Movie: "Night of the Living Carrots"

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

On Halloween, a mutant alien pumpkin explodes in a carrot garden and zombie carrots rise up, bite the townspeople, and take over their minds. B.O.B., Dr. Cockroach, and The Missing Link join forces to take on the zombie carrots (2011).

For family of all ages.


Jun
29
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Bring Your Story: Fiesta Flamenca

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Experience the cultural richness and traditions of flamenco. Members of Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana bring you a colorful and lively performance full of the energetic music and intense dance that reveals a glimpse into a life full of pride, passion, honor, love, and sorrow. With influences from North Africa, South America, the Gypsies, and the Jewish peoples, this vibrant and culturally diverse art form will keep you moving.


Jun
29
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Immigrant Heritage Month - Map Your Story

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Trace your family's journey to the United States with the Seaside Library. During the month of June, customers can show on a map the path their families have taken to get here.


Jun
29
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Immigrant Heritage Month - QPL Cookbook

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Share your family recipes with the Queens Public Library! In celebration of Immigrant Heritage Month, QPL will be compiling a cookbook. Stop into the Seaside Library and jot down your family's recipes!


Jun
30
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Screening: "The Vanishing"

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Three lighthouse keepers stumble upon gold while they were on their six-week shift on an uninhabited island, 20 miles from the Scottish coast (2019, R).

Directors
Kristoffer Nyholm

Production year
2019

Rating
R

Studio
Lions Gate Films, Inc.

Runtime
101 minutes

Cast
Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Gary Lewis, Søren Malling


Jun
30
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Zumba: Latin Dance Fitness

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Instructor Meiling Schumm uses Latin dance moves to create a workout that helps you lose fat, build muscle, and feel more energized. Dress in exercise clothes, bring a bottle of water, and come early to complete an exercise release form.


Jul
1
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Stay Well

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Special Services and New York City Department for the Aging-Health Promotion Unit present
Stay Well Program for New Yorkers 60 and older.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Introduction to Computers Class

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics of how to use a computer.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Rhyme & Storytime

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Kids up to age 5 can enjoy nursery rhymes, storytimes, and free play.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Beginner Yoga

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Jairo leads this fitness class where participants will practice beginning Vinyasa postures to warm up the body, bring flexibility to all muscles and joints, and wake up the nervous system followed by stretching exercises and ending with deep relaxation techniques. Wear comfortable clothing suitable for exercise; bring a yoga mat and a bottle of water. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Crosswords

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We solve the puzzle together using your home computer. This Mail-A-Book program is open to all older adults and the homebound. First-time callers, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Weekly Crossword

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Solve crossword puzzles at your favorite library.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Monday Midday Matinee

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for a morning movie on Mondays at 11:00 am.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Adult Bingo Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for adult Bingo.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Drop-in Make A Craft

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Drop in from 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Mondays in the summer to make a different surprise craft each week!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Drop-In Computer Help

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Is your computer stumping you? Do you want to learn how to do something specific on the computer? We're here to help! Bring us your computer questions and queries and we'll provide basic instruction. This is a drop-in class for beginner to intermediate computer users. Library card is required. First-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Chess

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play chess with your friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Gaming Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join our adult gamers' club.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join Mrs. H for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Power Walk Fitness

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

This is gentle exercise for health and well-being.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:15PM

--to--

1:15PM

Summer Reading: Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:30PM

--to--

1:15PM

Baby Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, knee-bouncers, and simple books with your baby. This program is recommended for ages 0-24 months.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:30PM

--to--

1:15PM

Play with Me

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for open play for young ones ages 0-2. Toys and music will be provided! A caregiver must be present with their child at all times.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:30PM

--to--

1:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Come and join Mrs. H for songs, finger plays & simple story books for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Playdate: Take Me to Your Reader

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate favorite books and themes as your little ones get the opportunity to socialize and have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Reading: Lunch and a Movie

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays for free lunch and a movie. Please note that lunch is provided by the Department of Education and is first-come, first-serve for children and teens only.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals At Poppenhusen Library

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer meal lunches at Poppenhusen Library for ages 0-18 years old Monday-Friday from 1pm-2pm June 27th-August 30th. Come to the library and nourish your brain and body while you read or enjoy various activities at the library this summer.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunch

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays from 1-2pm for free summer lunches for children ages 0-18. Meals are first-come, first-served; space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Lunch Time Matinee

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a lunch time movie while nourishing your brain with free nutritious summer meal.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Movie Lunch

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy free summer meals for kids and teens with a movie!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Summer Reading Program: Lunch and Listen

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join the South Jamaica Community this summer for our Lunch and Listen Program; children ages 18 and under will enjoy listening to a book read to them or watching a current movie while eating their free lunch.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Chair Yoga

Location: Rego Park
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp Instructor Melissa leads this beginner level chair-based class with a focus on getting more in touch with the body through breathing and body flexibility exercises. Participants should wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:30PM

--to--

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.

Additional Dates


Jul
1
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bring your supplies and make new friends at this crafts group for adults!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Chair Aerobics for Adults

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Doris leads this chair-based class to enhance strength, flexibility, and cardio. Exercises target both upper and lower body. Participants can work at their own pace based on ability. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Screening: "On the Basis of Sex"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Future Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg launches her career fighting for gender equality by proving discrimination "on the basis of sex" is unconstitutional (2018, PG-13).


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Lego Time

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children and caregivers are welcome to join in Lego playtime.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Kids Space Club: Astronaut Glove Box

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

Children ages 7-12: Pretend you are an astronaut in space as you complete different challenges.
Preregistration is not required, but the program is limited to 20 children and is on a “first-come, first- served” basis. Get your ticket at the Children’s Room reference desk before the start of the program. Early arrival is strongly encouraged.


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Book Buddies

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Partner with a book buddy this summer to read something new.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Book Buddies

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us to share a love of words. We're beginning a Book Buddies program where teen volunteers will read to younger kids. Join us as a reader or a listener!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Get Your Read On!

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Don't fall into the summer slide! Just a little reading this summer helps you prepare for next school year! This for grades K-3.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Tracing A Photo in Illustrator

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Learn a quick and fun trick in Illustrator. Turn any image or photo into a vectorized design that you can laser cut, 3D print, or turn into a custom logo! Please bring any imagery you would like to use on a flashdrive.


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Typing for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Using the computer, children will learn the basics of typing and how to gradually increase their typing speed. There are only 10 spaces available.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Weekly Crossword

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

A weekly crossword to challenge you!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Book Buddies

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to share a love of words. We're beginning a Book Buddies program where teen and older kid volunteers will read to younger kids. Join us as a reader or a listener! It's a great way to Read Down Your Fines!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Day Book Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

The book for July is "Lost Roses" by Martha Hall Kelly; the book for August is "Sold on a Monday" by Kristina McMorris.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Family Coloring Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

We will have coloring pages for both adults and children so that families can enjoy the relaxing and creative benefits of coloring together.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Monday Funday

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-6 can participate in an interactive storytime and develop early literacy skills. Children and their caregivers will listen to stories, tell us about their favorite books, sing songs, and move to the music. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Book Buddies (ages 6-8)

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Kids in grades 1-3, come and practice your reading with a teen buddy.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: "Moon Day" - Build a Model of the Moon's Orbit

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Welcome to the first day of Rochdale Village’s “Moon Day.” Join us to create a model of the moon orbiting the Earth and the Earth orbiting the sun! We will also be performing a Reader’s Theater of "Imani’s Moon," a short play adapted from a Native American folktale. Children will have the opportunity to participate as a reader or an audience member! This program is geared for school-age children.


Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

ESL Conversation Group

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Improve your spoken English skills in a supportive environment! Everyone will have the opportunity to speak and share about their culture and experiences. A group leader will lead the discussion.


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading Program 2019: Arts and Crafts by Sueli Zaquem

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

This craft program is for ages 3 and up.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us in July as we screen movies from the early 1970s.
7/1 - "Butterflies Are Free" (1972)
7/8 - "Chinatown" (1974)
7/15 - "The Way We Were" (1973)
7/22 - "Love Story" (1970)
7/29 - "Jeremiah Johnson" (1972)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Math Games for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-10 can learn math while playing games.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Make and Take Monday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Stop by the Children’s Room activity table to pick up materials for a fun craft to make at the library and take home. There will be a different project each Monday afternoon: beading, scratch art, black velvet coloring, paper mosaics, sticker scenes, and more! This is for children ages 5-12 years. Some materials are limited; first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Coloring Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Come down to the Seaside Library and de-stress with some coloring! This program is open to all ages.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Video Game Trivia

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come and test how much you truly know about your favorite games with our Video Game Trivia program in the Children's Library Discovery Center!


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Flat Stanley Vacation Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Pick up your Flat Stanley package. Color your Flat Stanley doll. Take him on vacation with you, and fill out the journal. Vacation packs available while supplies last.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in every Monday from 3:30 until 5 for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for babies from birth through crawling. Once they begin walking they should attend the Toddler Playdate instead.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

SHSAT Prep

Location: Fresh Meadows
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.

Prepare for the SHSAT English section with tutor John Castellano. Registration for all three sessions is required and opens on June 17. Call 718-454-7272 or come in person to register. Preference is given to students entering 8th and 9th grade.

Fresh MeadowsTue, Jul 2, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Fresh MeadowsWed, Jul 3, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for a game of Super Smash Bros and other types of games. This is open to 6th-12th graders.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Checkers Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Ages 6 and up, come play checkers at the Briarwood Library!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Video Games

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Tweens and teens, come and enjoy an afternoon of board games and video games.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Kids Make Their Own Star Wands

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will learn how to make their own star wands, as well as learn about stars.


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Seaside Movie Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us on Mondays at 4pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Star Constellations

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 will learn about different constellations such as the Big Dipper, Orion, and Taurus, and then they will make their own constellation to take home.


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Music

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and dance with our Wii music.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in every Monday for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for babies from birth through crawling. Once they begin walking they should attend the Toddler Playdate instead.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading: Galactic Movie Matinee

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come watch space-themed kids movies with us! For kids of all ages and their caregivers.
Schedule:
7/1: "Lego Movie 2" (PG) 2019
7/8: "Home" (PG) 2015
7/15: "Lilo & Stitch" (G) 2003
7/22: "Space Jam" (PG) 1996
7/29: "Mars Needs Moms" (PG) 2011
8/5: "Planet 51" (PG) 2009
8/12: "Treasure Planet" (PG) 2002
8/19: "Monsters Vs Aliens" (NR) 2009

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Seaside Space Engineers

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Do you want to be an astronaut? Do you have what it takes to build a rocket? Join us on Mondays and Fridays at 4pm and test your engineering and design skills. Children and parents can construct space-themed objects using various materials.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading: Great Filmmakers of the World, Federico Fellini

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for this cycle of Federico Fellini film demonstrations.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Movie Making

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Ages 8-15 will write, film, direct, and act in a movie of our own creation and then post it on YouTube! All participants must have signed permission slip from parents/guardians. See what we've done here: https://www.youtube.com/user/WoodhavenFilms

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Bead’N’Read

Location: Forest Hills
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 in 3rd through 5th grade are welcome to bead necklaces and bracelets while we read a Summer Reading book list selection. This is a recurring program; we will read from the same book for several weeks in a row - regular participation is strongly encouraged.
Preregistration is not required, but the program is limited to 16 children and is on a “first come, first served” basis. Get a ticket at the Children’s Room desk before the start of the program.

Forest HillsMon, Jul 8, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 8, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 8, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 8, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 15, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 15, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 15, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 15, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 22, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 22, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 22, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 22, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 29, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 29, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 29, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Jul 29, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 5, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 5, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 5, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 5, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 12, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 12, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 12, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsMon, Aug 12, 20194:30PM - 5:00PM

Jul
1
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for babies from birth through crawling. Once they begin walking they should attend the Toddler Playdate instead.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Lego Building Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-10 years can have fun being creative with Legos!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Game Day at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids have fun playing board games and lots more!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Crochet Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles, and yarns ready! Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves, and other cozy things for your friends and family. Beginners are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Summer Reading: Teen Time

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Check out all the cool programs that will be happening for teens and tweens this summer at the South Jamaica Community Library. From Ps4 Gaming to becoming a movie critic, we have it all at teen time.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Perfect Form Bodyweight Bootcamp

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Shape Up NYC instructor Matt leads this fitness class designed to build strength and improve your movement capabilities with just your own bodyweight (and emphasis on perfect form!). Class is structured so you can move at your own pace in order to monitor your progress and do what’s right for your body. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Monday Evening Movies

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come to an evening movie at the library. Bring your own popcorn. Sit back and enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading: Film and Book Discussion: "In Cold Blood"

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Read the book by Truman Capote and then join us for a screening of the film starring Robert Blake, Scott Wilson, John Forsythe, and Paul Stewart. Return the next week to compare and discuss the film and the book. Copies of the book are available at the library.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Practice your chess skills with other adults.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Web Development Summer Bootcamp: CSS

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date July 1, 2019
Availability: 12 openings

Join us this summer for a boot camp covering the fundamentals of web design. Topics include HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. The boot camp will span the course of 12 weeks in total. Students will learn the basics of web design and create their own personal portfolio that can be shown online.

QueensbridgeMon, Jul 8, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM
QueensbridgeMon, Jul 15, 20195:45PM - 7:30PM

Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Gardening Club (Ages 8-12)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come learn about gardening and help grow flowers and other kinds of plants (maybe even a tree) outside the library. This program is for ages 8-12. Space is limited (and so are gardening supplies), so registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

American Mathematics Competitions Review Pre-Screening Evaluation

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

A pre-screening evaluation for those interested in working with Fresh Meadows' All Summer Math Review on the American Mathematics Competitions. Teens entering grades 6-10 only.


Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading: Chess Club

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Players age 8 and up learn chess and compete against each other. All experience levels are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:15PM

Adult Craft

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

Adults need an escape too! Come have fun crafting! Preregistration required. Space is limited.


Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Summer Reading: Teen Writers' Circle

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Teens and young adults are invited to join us for a weekly forum in which we will try various exercises designed to get our creative energy flowing. Those who wish may choose to share their work with the group and receive support and positive feedback. No prior writing experience is necessary.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Total Body Workout for Adults with Ronald Williams, Get Right Fitness Inc.

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Instructor Ronald Williams leads this exercise regimen to address muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Summer Docuseries: "Reconstruction: America after the Civil War"

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Join us in viewing the PBS docuseries "Reconstruction: America after the Civil War." Teens, adults, and older adults are welcome to view a comprehensive and compelling history of the United States immediately following the Civil War.
This is a 4-part series, we will air one part each week.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Draw Night at Laurelton

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date July 1, 2019
Availability: 1 openings

Do you love to draw or would love to give it a try? Join us for Draw Night at Laurelton Library every Monday, where we will be creating colorful pictures using color pencils, ink, and pastels. Supplies and space are limited so please register either at the reference desk or give us a call at 718-528-2822.

LaureltonMon, Jul 8, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Jul 15, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Jul 22, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Jul 29, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Aug 12, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Aug 19, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Aug 26, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Sep 9, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Sep 16, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Sep 23, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Sep 30, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Oct 7, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Oct 28, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Nov 4, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Nov 11, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Nov 18, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Nov 25, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Dec 2, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Dec 9, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM
LaureltonMon, Dec 16, 20196:00PM - 7:00PM

Jul
1
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Bowling

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and bowl with us!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Frances leads this fitness class where adults dance to an infusion of Latin, hip-hop, reggae, and techno rhythms to achieve a full body workout with high speed interval cardiac aerobics, with modifications and easy-to-follow fun dance routines. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

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.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Elmhurst
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.

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Register in person at the library on Tuesday, July 2 at 10:00 AM or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Students should have a copy of their green card when they come to register. Participants must to attend the entire 10 week class series. Candidates must be green card holders. The first day of class is registration day when they should have a copy of their green card.

ElmhurstTue, Jul 9, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Jul 16, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Jul 23, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Jul 30, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Aug 6, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Aug 13, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Aug 20, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Aug 27, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Sep 3, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Sep 10, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
ElmhurstTue, Sep 17, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM

Jul
2
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Computer Classes for Adults

Location: Sunnyside
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.

Would you like to know how to use computers, or how to send an e-mail to a friend or family member? These classes are for you.

Topics covered include:
1) Introduction to computers and how to use the mouse
2) Navigating the Internet
3) Creating your own E-Mail account

SunnysideTue, Jul 9, 201910:15AM - 12:00PM
SunnysideTue, Jul 16, 201910:15AM - 12:00PM
SunnysideTue, Jul 23, 201910:15AM - 12:00PM

Jul
2
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Basic Computer Class for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Topics include basic introduction to the computer, introduction to Microsoft office, and navigating the Internet. Registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Coding with Google CS First - Art

Location: Forest Hills
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.

Learn to code with Google CS First! In this art-themed coding club, students ages 9-12 use Scratch to create animations, interactive artwork, photograph filters, and other exciting, artistic projects.
Only 12 spots are available; preregistration is required. Sign up in person at the Children's Room reference desk. Registration starts at our Summer Reading Kickoff Party on June 7. Club members should be able to attend all 8 sessions.

Forest HillsTue, Jul 9, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Forest HillsTue, Jul 16, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Forest HillsTue, Jul 23, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Forest HillsTue, Jul 30, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Forest HillsTue, Aug 6, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Forest HillsTue, Aug 13, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Forest HillsTue, Aug 20, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM

Jul
2
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Kickoff to Kindergarten

Location: Woodhaven
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.

Parents and other caregivers can help young children learn the key skills they need to be successful in school well before they start kindergarten. During 8 weekly sessions, library staff and early childhood teachers will teach and coach parents and caregivers how to use book-reading, games,and hands-on activities to help build the most important language skills. Preregistration required. Space is limited. Sign ups start Monday, June 17.

WoodhavenTue, Jul 9, 201910:30AM - 12:00PM
WoodhavenTue, Jul 16, 201910:30AM - 12:00PM
WoodhavenTue, Jul 23, 201910:30AM - 12:00PM
WoodhavenTue, Jul 30, 201910:30AM - 12:00PM
WoodhavenTue, Aug 6, 201910:30AM - 12:00PM
WoodhavenTue, Aug 13, 201910:30AM - 12:00PM
WoodhavenTue, Aug 20, 201910:30AM - 12:00PM

Jul
2
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Computer Classes For Seniors

Location: North Hills
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Learn the basics of using a computer and how to download library ebooks to apps. Preregistration is required in person.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Computer Class for Adults and Seniors

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Adults and seniors can learn the basics of computer usage including how to browse the Internet, set up email accounts, and more.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Beginner Computer Skills

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

This beginner computer skills session will help learners achieve the tech fluency they need to feel more comfortable using computers. In this session participants will be introduced to some basic computer skills, such as holding and moving a mouse.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come to Whitestone branch, have fun, and relax in a joyful atmosphere. Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your knitting projects!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Movies at St. Albans

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

7/2 - "Miss Bala" (2019, PG-13)
7/9- "Tyler Perry's A Madea Family Funeral" (2019, PG-13)
7/16 - "Captain Marvel" (2019, PG-13)
7/23 - "Shazam!" (2019, PG-13)
7/30- "Us" (2019, R)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Reading: Music to Munch By

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join the library every day this summer at 1pm and take advantage of free lunch while gaining an appreciation for classical music. All families welcome. Meals are for children ages 18 and under.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:15PM

--to--

3:30PM

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.

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:15PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come join our chess club!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:15PM

--to--

3:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come play Scrabble, the word game that has been played for generations.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Summer Reading: Monthly Meditation at Hillcrest

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Come to Hillcrest to unwind from your busy summer schedule and enjoy relaxing music & guided meditation for kids ages 8-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Creative Writing Workshop for Teens

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Have you ever wanted to write a novel, a comic, or both? Do you find yourself thinking about different characters and the worlds they belong to? Not sure where to start? Join us for our creative writing workshop! Each week, we will cover a different topic in creating your novel, from literary devices to character development. Space is limited. This program is for all teens ages 12-19.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Summer Reading - Make Art with Science!

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Make art with science at the East Flushing Library! Children ages 3 and up will engage in scientific activities that will become works of art. Slime making and creating homemade toys will be some of the activities taking place.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Bingo!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We're playing bingo and you can join in from home. This is a teleconferenced event open to older adults and the homebound. Call 718- 464-0084 for bingo cards, chips, and access numbers.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Comics Club

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Read and create your own comics.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Tuesdays in July, we will screen the following films.
7/2: Private Benjamin (1980, R) Customer Suggestion
7/9: Children of Men (2005, R) Customer Suggestion
7/16: Chappaquiddick (2017, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
7/23: Mansfield Park (1999, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
7/30: Batman (1989, PG-13) Customer Suggestion

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Mary Poppins Returns

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come watch "Mary Poppins Returns" (PG) 2019 with us! For kids of all ages and their caregivers.


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Play a game or learn to play for ages 6 and up.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Gaming on Laptops

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age kids can play games on laptops with library volunteers. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading Program: STAR Net‘s “Summer of Space”

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Celebrate 60 years of space exploration! The South Jamaica Community Library will be hosting the "Summer of Space" program, a series of STEM activities geared towards investigating the exploration of space.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Fourth of July Crafts

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us to make easy crafts for celebrating your Fourth of July.


Jul
2
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Origami for Kids

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Ages 5-12, join us for our space-themed origami program. Supplies are limited.


Jul
2
2:30PM

--to--

3:15PM

Summer Reading: Rocket on a Straw

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

This program is for children ages 5-12 years. Create and launch your own paper rocket on a straw. All materials will be supplied. Registration not required.


Jul
2
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Arts and Crafts

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Make fun crafts for the summer.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Prenda Code Club for Children

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

Join us in the weekly coding club for children ages 8 to 12. Unable to attend the weekly meetings? You can also learn at home once you create an account at the Rochdale Village Library. Call 718-723-4440 to preregister.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading Program: Children Knit & Crochet

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 can learn how to knit or crochet!
*Families will be responsible for bringing the following items:
For Crocheting: Crochet Hook - Size G or H
For Knitting: Knitting Needles - Size 7, 8, or 9

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Make and Take Crafts

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Join us for a simple arts and craft project to make and take home for children ages 4-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Movie

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

7/2: "Early Man" (2018, PG)
7/9: "Sherlock Gnomes" (2018, PG)
7/16: "Dog's Way Home" (2019, PG)
7/23: "Incredibles 2" (2018, PG)
7/30: "The Secret Live of Pets" (2016, PG)
8/6: "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" (2018, PG)
8/13: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG)
8/20: "Paddington 2 (2017, PG)
8/27: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (2018, PG)
9/3: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Arts and Crafts

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for arts and crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

The Book Club at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for a discussion of "The Faithful Spy" by Alex Berenson. John Wells is the only CIA agent to ever penetrate Al-Qaeda, biding his time and building his cover. The CIA no longer trusts him and he's replaced with high-tech intelligence gathering. As the mastermind plans a historical devastating attack in the US, Wells and a lone handler must find a way to stop this attack.


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Exploration Stations

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for a variety of activity centers featuring art and craft materials, LEGOS and other building sets, toys, and games that give children ages 4-12 the chance to play, build, create, imagine, and explore! Registration is not required, but space and materials are limited; pick up a free ticket in the Children’s Room 15 minutes before each session.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Space Alien Hats

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

What would an alien be wearing when visiting Earth? Create and decorate an origami newspaper hat using your imagination. This program is for fourth to sixth graders.


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Rock Painting

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Paint your own rock! Bring a rock to paint. Take it home or put it in the library's rock garden. Supplies provided by the library.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Prenda Code Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Join us in the weekly coding club for youth ages 8 to 17. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Stuyvesant Tutoring 1

Location: Forest Hills
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.

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free ELA and Math tutoring to children entering 2nd to 5th grade. Preregistration is required as space is limited and tutors work with small groups. Sign up in person at the children's reference desk starting June 11. Children should be able to attend all eight sessions.

Forest HillsTue, Jul 9, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Forest HillsTue, Jul 16, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Forest HillsTue, Jul 23, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Forest HillsTue, Jul 30, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Forest HillsTue, Aug 6, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Forest HillsTue, Aug 13, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Forest HillsTue, Aug 20, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
2
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for walkers through 3 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Arts & Crafts

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Children in grades kindergarten to 6, come join us and create beautiful crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Seaside Teen Anime/Gaming Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Teens! Come and join us Tuesday afternoons for a variety of anime features and gaming!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Rocket Making Craft for Kids

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-12 will make rockets using paint and cardboard.


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

This program invites all chess lovers: beginners, advanced players, and those in between.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

July Arts & Crafts

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library for July arts & crafts!

7/2 - Celebrate the Fourth of July
7/9 - Universe of Stories
7/16 - Seascapes and Shells
7/23 - Mandalas
7/30 - Sorbet Colors

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play with our Wii gaming system.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

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.

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for walkers through 3 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading: Star Constellations

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us in the crafting corner to make something fun you can take home! In this session we will learn about different constellations with this fun and educational craft.


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Guitar Lessons

Location: Woodhaven
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 are offering eight weeks of lessons for ages 10 and up. Learn scales, chords, strumming techniques, and songs. Guitars available for children 18 and under with library card. Adults must have own guitar. All participants must take a memorization quiz. You must attend all classes. Preregistration required. Space is limited. Sign up in person at the Woodhaven Library. Sign ups start Monday June 17.

WoodhavenTue, Jul 9, 20194:00PM - 5:30PM
WoodhavenTue, Jul 16, 20194:00PM - 5:30PM
WoodhavenTue, Jul 23, 20194:00PM - 5:30PM
WoodhavenTue, Jul 30, 20194:00PM - 5:30PM
WoodhavenTue, Aug 6, 20194:00PM - 5:30PM
WoodhavenTue, Aug 13, 20194:00PM - 5:30PM
WoodhavenTue, Aug 20, 20194:00PM - 5:30PM

Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Crafty Tuesdays for Teens

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Teens are invited to join us each Tuesday this summer for slime, masks, DIY jewelry, mosaics, fantasy art, and more! Bring your friends and enjoy making a new craft each week!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Program: Origami 101

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Learn how to do a fun origami project for ages 8-12.


Jul
2
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for walkers through 3 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Ages 8 and up, come to the Briarwood Library to play a game of chess.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
5:00PM

--to--

5:45PM

Summer Reading: Grades 3 & 4 Book Club at Hillcrest

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

Each month we will read a different book & meet to discuss our favorite and least favorite parts, main plot points, and important topics raised by that month's book. Books available at the circulation desk; please leave your name & phone number so we can tell you when the next book has arrived!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
2
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Marketing

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

You can’t just rely on social media. This class is geared towards teaching you some of the most recognizable types of marketing. Traditional marketing encompasses the advertisements that we see and hear every day. Determine the traditional marketing actions you will take to make your business visible and attractive to your target customer.


Jul
3
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Mother Goose

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for simple picture books, nursery rhyme finger plays, and playtime.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Broadway
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.

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Participants must attend the entire 12-class series. Please arrive at 10 am sharp on Wednesday, July 3 to register in person at the Broadway Library (first-come, first-served) or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Candidates must be green card holders. The first day of class is the registration day when they should bring a copy of their green card.

BroadwayWed, Jul 10, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Jul 17, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Jul 24, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Jul 31, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Aug 7, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Aug 14, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Aug 21, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Aug 28, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Sep 4, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Sep 11, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
BroadwayWed, Sep 18, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM

Jul
3
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Toddler Time

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

Join us Wednesday mornings for stories, songs, and good company! Children who are walking up to 3 years old with their caregivers are welcome! Registration is required and we do not take walk-ins or keep a waiting list. Please call the branch after 10 a.m. the Friday before the program or go on queenslibrary.org to register.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:15AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Music

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, creative movement, and marching with instruments followed by a simple craft for ages 1-3. Caregiver must attend.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

This program for children ages 1-3 and their parents or other adult caregivers includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, songs, flannel board stories, and circle activities. This program runs all year long.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Storytime

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Please join us for stories, songs, and toys. This program is for children ages 0-6 and their parents or caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Music and Play Hour

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-5, enjoy songs, make music with baby instruments, and join us for free play afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Toddlers ages 19-36 months, with adult caregivers, listen to stories, learn songs and finger play rhymes, and enjoy movement activities.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Family Space Club: Rocket Program

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

Children ages 3–6 will learn about rockets and space through a rocket-themed storytime and craft, using simple household materials. Preregistration is not required, but the program is limited to 20 children and is on a first-come, first-served basis. Get your ticket at the Children’s Room reference desk before the start of the program. Early arrival is strongly encouraged.


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6 months to 2 years and their caregivers are welcome to enjoy songs, stories, finger plays, and all sorts of fun. No registration is required for this program. Just bring yourselves and have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-2, accompanied by a caregiver, will enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Toddler Time is a storytime for children ages 2 to 3. Weekly sessions encourage literacy with simple books, rhymes, finger plays, and songs.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading Club: Dance, Dance Storytime

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Celebrate a universe of stories! Enjoy stories and dancing for children ages birth to 5. Dancing is a great way to bond with your child and burn a little energy at the same time. Here are just a few skills children develop while dancing: balance, coordination, rhythm, social skills, self-esteem, body awareness, listening skills, and gross and fine motor skills. We expect this program to be "out of this world." Siblings are always welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children 2 - 4 years old and their caregivers enjoy stories, songs, puppets, and circle time in this 45-minute program.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Basics Computer: One-on-One Sessions

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for a one-on-one session. Get comfortable using a mouse, keyboard, and social media, uploading, downloading, and adding an attachment or saving and printing your document.
To register, please call (718) 368-8300.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

A Universe of Stories - Toddler Time

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs about outer space! This program is for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-23 months and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, rhymes, finger plays, and parachute play!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for Summer Reading storytime for toddlers and preschoolers on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Children ages 2-5 will be read picture books, sing finger plays, and enjoy coloring as well. Space is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time in Space!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us for songs and stories. Space is limited. Registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

What Are You Reading?

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Find out what other people are reading and tell them what you're reading now. This is a teleconferenced discussion open to all older adults and the homebound. Call Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 to register.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Storytime

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages two to five are invited for stories, songs, and finger plays.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

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

Join us Wednesday mornings for stories, songs, and good company! Children who are walking up to 3 years old with their caregivers are welcome! Registration is required and we do not take walk-ins or keep a waiting list. Please call the branch after 10 a.m. the Friday before the program or go on queenslibrary.org to register.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: Family Playtime

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 3 years and their caretakers can enjoy bonding, doing finger plays, singing, dancing, and throwing and catching bean bags. Registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Come and join Mrs. H for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for simple picture books, nursery rhyme finger plays, songs, and playtime.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Reading: Celebrate the 4th of July with Crafts!

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Ages 6-11, stop by the children's room between 11am-2pm and create some Fourth of July crafts to celebrate the holiday!


Jul
3
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Beginning Crochet for Teens and Adults

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date July 3, 2019
Availability: 14 openings

Learn the basics of crocheting. Chain and single crochet will be taught. Please bring your own supplies: size H/8 hook and worsted weight yarn in a light color.

Queens VillageWed, Jul 10, 201911:00AM - 12:30PM
Queens VillageWed, Jul 17, 201911:00AM - 12:30PM
Queens VillageWed, Jul 24, 201911:00AM - 12:30PM
Queens VillageWed, Jul 31, 201911:00AM - 12:30PM

Jul
3
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mommy or Daddy and Me

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for simple rhymes and stories followed by free play for ages birth - 1 year. Caregiver must attend.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: Playdate at the Library

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Children and their caregivers can build friendships while enjoying the library's toys, games, puzzles, and more. Siblings are always welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time & Craft

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, animal puppets, and parachute fun! For the summer, we'll include a simple craft that you can do with your child.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Adult Crafts

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Please join us for crafts on Wednesdays. No registration required.


Jul
3
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time in Space

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for space-themed stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Summer Reading: Read to Me!

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children under 5 years old and their caregivers will enjoy a reading of picture books, interlaced with music, finger plays, and dancing. The program will end with age-appropriate arts and crafts, related to this year's Summer Reading Theme!

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

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Jul
3
11:30AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Craft

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages two to five and their caregivers are invited to join us for a weekly story-themed craft.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Crayon Art

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Continue the fun after Story Time with coloring pages and crayons in the Children's Room!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Picture Book Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for our storytime program for children ages 3-5.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Come and join Mrs. H for songs, finger plays & simple story books for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
11:45AM

--to--

12:30PM

Family Playtime

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-5, come and play with toys and make new friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Peking Opera Salon

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Facilitated by Qi Shu Fang Peking Opera Association, this activity is to promote traditional Chinese art, especially Peking Opera, in the community. Everyone is welcome to join in singing and performing, with live music accompaniment.
*Auditorium*

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
1:00PM

--to--

3:15PM

Movie Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Wednesdays we will show the following movies:
7/3: "The Upside" (2017, PG-13)
7/10: "Crazy Rich Asians" (2018, PG -13)
7/17: "Operation Finale" (2018, PG-13)
7/24: "A Star is Born" (2018, R)
7/31: "A Dog's Way Home" (2019, PG)
8/7: "Mary Queen of Scots" (2019, NC-17)
8/14: "On the Basis of Sex" (2019, PG-13)
8/21: "Pride and Prejudice" (2005, PG)
8/28: "Ben Is Back" (2018, NC-17)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Ask A Specialist

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Come into our Broad Channel branch for answers to your technology-related problems!
From configuring your new tablet to PDF troubleshooting, we are here to help you learn.
For appointments, call 718-318-4943. Walk-ins are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Explore the Solar System

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Each week explore a different part of our solar system! This is includes the sun, Earth's moon, the planets, stars & more!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Board Games

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for all types of board games.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Galaxy Bookmark Crafts for Kids

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-12 will make galaxy bookmarks with the summer reading theme A Universe of Stories.


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Summer Reading: Early Learners' Story and Craft Time

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-6 years, with adult caregivers, listen to a story, learn rhymes and songs, and do a craft project related to our summer reading theme, "A Universe of Stories." All materials will be supplied. Registration not required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun of mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Read picture books and play games, followed by a craft. This is for kids in Pre-K through second grade.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Creating Impactful Resumes

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

Make your resume the best it can be! This workshop provides insight into what resume reviewers look for, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger.


Jul
3
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Tutoring

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free English and math tutoring to children in 2nd to 5th grade. Preregistration is required: please sign up at the children's librarian desk. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:30PM

--to--

3:15PM

Summer Reading Arts and Crafts on Wednesdays

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Ages 3 and up, participate in summer arts and crafts on Wednesdays.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

CIAD Meeting

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

This is the monthly meeting of the Coalition of Institutionalized Aged and Disabled (CIAD). CIAD is a non-profit, grassroots organization run by and for adult home and nursing home residents and resident councils.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Storytime and Craft

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us Wednesdays at 2:30pm for our fun space themed storytime and craft program. Supplies are limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Book Buddies

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Teens will read with younger children.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Family Space Cinema: "Wall- E"

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Visit the Queens Public Library in Rochdale Village to watch the space-themed family movie titled "Wall-E" (2008, G). This family movie is about Wall-E, short for Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-class, the last robot left on Earth. When he spots EVE, a sleek and shapely probe sent back to Earth on a scanning mission, Wall-E embarks on his greatest adventure across the galaxy.


Jul
3
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Family Movies

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun family movies this July!
7/3 - Cars (2006, G)
7/5 - Finding Nemo (2003, G)
7/6 - The Good Dinosaur (2015, PG)
7/12 - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001, PG)
7/13 - Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018, PG)
7/19 - Despicable Me (2010, PG)
7/20 - Minions (2015, PG)
7/26 - Trolls (2016, PG)
7/27 - The Princess and the Frog (2009, G)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wednesday Afternoon Movie: "Staten Island Summer"

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a showing of the film "Staten Island Summer" (2015).


Jul
3
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

STEM Science

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 7-10 are invited to join us for some cool STEM science activities.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Summer Program: Astronaut Glove Box

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Pretend you are an astronaut in space as you complete different challenges.


Jul
3
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Reading Buddies

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Participants can read to each other for a reduction in their library card fines. Reduce your fines by $2.50 for each thirty minutes, up to a maximum of one hour. All participants should be between 4 years and 21 years old. Registration is required at the children's reference desk.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Space Crafts

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come create fun, space themed art projects! Ages 5-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Arts & Crafts

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Teens in grades 6 to 12 are invited to stop by and create awesome crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Italian Conversation Circle: Il Nostro Salotto Italiano

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Ciao! Have you studied a lot of Italian but lack opportunities to converse in this beautiful language? Do you want to practice speaking Italian and become so comfortable with it that you begin thinking in Italian? Using print (easy but challenging), video, music, and more, we will explore all things Italian in our Salotto Italiano. A presto! This is for advanced beginner & intermediate speakers.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
3:30PM

--to--

8:30PM

Summer Reading: Galaxy Bracelets

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Make a space themed bracelet to keep or to give as a gift. All materials will be provided. This program is recommended for ages 6-12.


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chess & Board Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play monopoly or Connect Four and other various board games with your friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Paint Club for Kids

Location: Forest Hills
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 7-12: Join us for our Paint Club this summer! We will experiment with a different medium/technique every week. Preregistration is not required, but the program is limited to 16 children and is on a first-come, first- served basis. Get your ticket at the Children’s Room reference desk before the start of the program. Early arrival is strongly encouraged.

Forest HillsWed, Jul 10, 20194:00PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsWed, Jul 17, 20194:00PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsWed, Jul 24, 20194:00PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsWed, Jul 31, 20194:00PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsWed, Aug 7, 20194:00PM - 5:00PM
Forest HillsWed, Aug 14, 20194:00PM - 5:00PM

Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Red, White, and Blue Pajama Party (Ages 3 and Up)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for bedtime stories, songs, crafts, and other holiday surprises. This program is suggested for children 3-5 years old.


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Teen Book Club

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

We bring the book, you bring yourself, and we read together. The book is "On a Sunbeam" by Tillie Walden, a graphic novel about space, love, and loss.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Board Games

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Drop in to play with the library's collection of board games and make new friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fourth of July Craft

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 6-12, get your craft on!


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fourth of July Craft

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join us in celebrating our independence; we will be making a special craft and everyone is invited.


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Arts & Crafts

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 can join us to complete an arts & crafts activity. Here is what we'll be working on:
July 3rd: Lacing Constellations
July 10th: Alien Invasion!
July 17th: Duct Tape Wallet
July 24th: Puffy Paint
July 31st: Aliens from Outer Space
August 7th: Popsicle Craft
August 14th: Tie-Dye Your T-shirt (Children will need to bring in a cotton t-shirt)
August 21st: Decorate a Picture Frame

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Origami

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, is a great way to get children engaged in math and problem solving. It also improves their thinking skills. Join us at the Seaside Library on Wednesdays at 4pm to make your own outer space origami creations.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Cats Cradle String Games

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Learn to do the Cats Cradle string game. Miss Susan is an expert!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
4:30PM

--to--

5:15PM

Summer Reading: Glow-in-the-Dark Lacing Constellation Cards

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

For ages 6-12, this Summer Reading program invites children to learn about different constellations. Children will be able to work on their eye-hand coordination, fine-motor skills, and concentration.


Jul
3
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Intro to MS PowerPoint

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 29 openings

Create awesome presentations and slideshows with PowerPoint. Topics covered will include creating and editing slides, changing the design and colors, inserting pictures and illustrations, and presentation tips.


Jul
3
6:00PM

--to--

8:15PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Wednesdays in July we will screen the following films.

7/3: "On the Basis of Sex" (2018, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
7/10: "Tyler Perry's A Madea Family Funeral" (2018, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
7/17: "First Man" (2018, PG-13)
7/24: "The Girl in the Spider's Web" (2018, R) Customer Suggestion
7/31: "Creed II" (2018, PG-13) Customer Suggestion

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

Additional Dates


Jul
3
7:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

One-on-One Sessions: Bring Your Own Devices

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

Come in and get one-on-one assistance with your device, assistance with using the computer, and basic tutorials. Space is limited. To register visit the Flushing Library Cyber Center located on the 2nd Floor or call 718-661-1280.
*** Bring your own devices or Iphone/Ipad***

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

Additional Dates


Jul
4
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

We Do Family Research

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

PROGRAM CANCELLED - VINNY 5/3/19
Join us as we learn, explore, and record our family histories. Each session we will learn about the basic tools and research methodologies of genealogy. We will also have an opportunity to share our research findings and create visual family trees. Join us as we recover the lives of our ancestors.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:15AM

--to--

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.

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:15AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

This is a program of stories, songs, and rhymes followed by a coloring page for ages 1-3 yrs. Caregiver must attend.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Picture Book Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 and under and their parents or other adult caregivers are welcome for storytelling, music, and games. This program runs all year long.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers are welcome to join us for a simple craft followed by stories, songs, and finger plays.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:30AM

--to--

1:00PM

Knitting & Crochet Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Knitters and crocheters, if you are looking for a place to share your "purls" of wisdom and experience, please join us. Bring your own material.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Join the English Conversation Group at Windsor Park Community Library. Registration is not required; just walk-in.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

A Universe of Stories - Babies & Books

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

You are your child's first teacher. Enjoy our wide variety of board books, nurture preliteracy skills, meet up with other caregivers, and discover the joy of reading with your baby at the library! This program is for infants ages 6-17 months.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Summer Reading: Friday Family Films

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Don't know what to do this summer? Visit the Queens Library at Hillcrest every Friday 11am to 2pm for a different family film each week. Light refreshments are permitted.
(Films subject to change based on availability).

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Baby and Me

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Babies (3-17 months) and their parents and caregivers are welcome to join us for bounces, nursery rhymes, stories, and more!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months can join us for simple songs, finger plays, and nursery rhymes. Caregivers must be present.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

One-on-One Sessions: How to Use "MyMTA" App

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

Come in and get one-on-one assistance with learning how to download and use the "MyMTA" app. Space is limited. To register, visit Flushing Library Cyber Center on the 2nd Floor or call 718-661-1280.

*** Please bring your own devices***

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Adult Book Discussion

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Join us for an adult book discussion.
7/5: "Manhattan Beach" by Jennifer Egan
8/9: "Go Set a Watchman" by Harper Lee

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs, stories, and finger plays every Friday for babies from birth to crawling!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Super Space Storytime!

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for our space-themed storytime! All ages are welcome. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Baby and Me

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Babies (ages birth up to 1 year) and their caregivers will enjoy a lap-sit program consisting of stories, songs, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Computer Lessons

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Learn Internet searches, how to use Microsoft Word, and how to type. This program is for grades 1-6. Preregistration required. Space is limited. Sign up in the children's room.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Do you have a gadget or device that you are having issues with or need help with? Bring your device to the library and get one-on-one help! To make an appointment or if you have any questions please call Poppenhusen Library at 718-353-8894.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Computer Class (Intermediate Level)

Location: Bayside
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.

You will learn the basics of Microsoft Office. It is required that you have basic computer skills before the class. Registration is required. Please call or come to the library to register.
7/5: Basics of PowerPoint
7/12 & 7/26: Basics of Word part 1 and 2
8/2, 8/9, & 8/16: Basics of Excel part 1-3

BaysideFri, Jul 12, 201912:00PM - 2:00PM
BaysideFri, Jul 26, 201912:00PM - 2:00PM
BaysideFri, Aug 2, 201912:00PM - 2:00PM
BaysideFri, Aug 9, 201912:00PM - 2:00PM
BaysideFri, Aug 16, 201912:00PM - 2:00PM

Jul
5
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Please bring your own Scrabble set, and enjoy the game with your new friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Wellness Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us as we practice meditation and breathing exercises, and share tips for overall well-being.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Drop-in Activities for Teens

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Drop in on Fridays in the summer to make a different activity week!
Light refreshments are permitted during these sessions.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Book Buddies

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Partner with a book buddy this summer to read something new.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Film Festival Fridays

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

We show classic and independent films every Friday. Please call Bay Terrace Library at 718-423-7004 for titles.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Teen Movie Fridays

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Teens, come join us and watch some of the biggest, best films to kick off your weekends this summer! (All movies PG-13)
Schedule:
7/5: "Spider-Man: Homecoming"
7/12: "Captain Marvel"
7/19: "Aquaman"
7/26: "Shazam!"
8/2: "Avengers"
8/9: "Avengers: Infinity War"
8/16: "Solo: A Star Wars Story"
8/23: "The Force Awakens"

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Star Constellations

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children in 3rd to 5th grade can celebrate summer reading by discussing books and participating in the space-related constellation project.


Jul
5
2:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: End of Summer Game Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for an afternoon of checkers, chess, Connect Four, Jenga, jigsaw puzzles, mancala for kids, Monopoly, Scrabble, World Hangman, Yu-Gi-Oh, and more! This program is for children ages 3 and up, including teens.
and adults. Registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Coding for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join us as we learn the basics of coding and play some computer games!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Balloon Rockets

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

This is an interactive workshop that explores rocketry basics. Using the air released from balloons (forward motion called thrust), children will explore the scientific method by sending balloons flying
along a track made from string. Participants will create and test balloon rockets.


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Jenga Fun

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Grades K and up, join us to play Giant Jenga and regular Jenga!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Table Top Gaming & Chess

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join Fresh Meadows in our Funday Friday with gaming.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Movie Night

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us as we watch "Lego Movie: The Second Part" (PG 2019).


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading: Family Film Friday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

End a week of summer fun with a family-friendly movie! This program is for kids of all ages--children five years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Fun Fridays!

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for board games, card games, and more every Friday. Toys will be available for preschoolers too.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday Movie Afternoon

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

7/5 "What Men Want" (2019, R)
7/12 "Escape Room" (2019, PG-13)
7/19 "Lego Movie: The Second Part" (2019, PG)
7/26 "Isn’t it Romantic" (2019, PG-13)
8/2 "A Dog’s Way Home" (2019, PG)
8/9 "The Upside" (2017, PG-13)
8/16 "The Kid Who Would Be King" (2019, PG)
8/23 "Welcome to Marwen" (2018, PG-13)
8/30 "Miss Bala" (2019, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Board Games

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Come to the library to play a variety of board games. Children ages 4 and up are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading: A Movie & Popcorn for Kids!

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Enjoy an easy Friday afternoon watching a good movie and enjoying some popcorn. Feel free to bring along a drink for your child to enjoy. The following is our movie schedule:
7/5: "Lego Movie 2" (2019, PG)
7/12: "Ralph Breaks The Internet" (2018, PG)
7/19: "Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (2018, PG)
7/26: "How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" (2019, PG)
8/2: "Trolls" (2016, PG)
8/9: "Emoji Movie" (2017, PG)
8/16: "Despicable Me 3" (2017, PG)
8/23: "Wonder Park" (2019, PG)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Seaside Open Mic

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Seaside Library invites all neighborhood performers to come and be a part of our open mic night! Bring your guitars, mandolins, voices, poetry, dancing shoes, and more. Let's celebrate each other's creativity and just have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 3 and up, come play board and card games and try your hand at origami on Friday afternoons in the children's room! Start your weekend off in a fun way!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: Fun Fridays!

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Cool off and celebrate Summer Reading at the Court Square Library every Friday this summer with crafts, games, Lego challenges, and movies. We will do something different every Friday! Ages 4 and up are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday At The Movies

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Come join us on Friday at the movies. Movies are rated G or PG.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: A Universe of Games

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 will join us for space-themed board game fun.


Jul
5
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Movie Showing: "The Tale of Despereaux"

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Join Corona Library for a movie screening of the movie "The Tale of Despereaux" (2008, G)! Audio in English, subtitles in Spanish.


Jul
5
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading Arts and Crafts for Fridays

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3 and up, participate in summer arts and crafts on Fridays.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Galaxy Bracelets

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-12 will get to make their own galaxy bracelet!


Jul
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Uno Tournament

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for an Uno tournament and make new friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Ping-Pong Tournament

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to come and challenge your friends or play for fun in a game of ping-pong.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Code Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn to code at Queens Public Library! Our code club has no lectures: you’ll learn to make websites, animations, apps, and games by actually making them, step by step. Prepare for a tech career or learn skills you can use in the real world right now to make whatever you can dream up.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Fabulous Fridays

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Every Friday we'll read a story and do a related coloring or craft.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
5
4:30PM

--to--

5:15PM

Arts and Crafts

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age children, come and join us on Friday afternoons to make an arts and crafts project.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
10:00AM

--to--

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.

Additional Dates


Jul
6
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Local History Chat with Oliver

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Oliver Hummel from the Queens Museum leads a discussion about Queens history. First time callers please register with Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 to receive access numbers.


Jul
6
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Self-Serve Craft

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Everything is ready for you in this self-serve craft for ages 6-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Summer Reading: Early Childhood

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children 0 to 5 years old can celebrate summer reading with space-themed crafts, activities, and stories.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading: Doctor For A Day

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Doctor For A Day is for children ages 8-12. There are three sessions that include hands-on activities.
Session 1 - 7/6 - Understanding the tools that doctors use.
Session 2 - 7/13 - Learning the basics of nutrition.
Session 3 - 8/3 - Learning about dental hygiene.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

2019 Summer Tutoring Program

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free English and math tutoring to children in 2nd to 5th grade. Preregistration is required. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Free English & Math Enrichment for Children

Location: Fresh Meadows
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.

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free English and Math enrichment sessions to children entering grades 2-5. Registration is required and starts on Saturday, June 8. Call 718-454-7272 or come in person to register.

Fresh MeadowsSat, Jul 13, 201910:30AM - 12:30PM
Fresh MeadowsSat, Jul 20, 201910:30AM - 12:30PM
Fresh MeadowsSat, Jul 27, 201910:30AM - 12:30PM
Fresh MeadowsSat, Aug 3, 201910:30AM - 12:30PM
Fresh MeadowsSat, Aug 10, 201910:30AM - 12:30PM
Fresh MeadowsSat, Aug 17, 201910:30AM - 12:30PM

Jul
6
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Saturday Movies at St. Albans

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

7/6 - "Miss Bala" (2019, PG-13)
7/13 - "Tyler Perry's A Madea Family Funeral" (2019, PG-13)
7/20 - "Shazam" (2019, PG-13)
7/27- "Us" (2019, R)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Playdate: A Sky Full of Stories

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Stars and the night sky are the focus as your little ones explore through songs and stories. There is room for everyone!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Super Saturday Morning

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids of all ages and their special grown-ups are invited to have fun on Saturday mornings with origami, coloring pages, board games, and puzzles for the 3+ crowd, and Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, and Star Builders for the little ones!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Family Crafts

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun family crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Creative Coding with Open Processing

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

This is an introduction to creative code using open processing. Create museum quality art work using P5js.


Jul
6
11:15AM

--to--

12:30PM

Summer Reading: Family Storytime

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Families with children of all ages are invited to join us this summer for stories, songs, and a fun activity!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Saturday Afternoon Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

7/6: "Immortal Beloved" (1994, R)
7/13: "Green Book" (2018, PG-13)
7/20: "The Upside" (2018, PG-13)
7/27: "On the Basis of Sex" (2018, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Family Movie

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a family-friendly movie! (Rated PG-13 or below.)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
12:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Space Movies

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Join us to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the moon landing by watching documentary, science fiction, and animated movies related with space traveling, exploration, and adventure.
7/6: "2001: A Space Odyssey" (1968, G)
7/13: "Captain Marvel" (2019, PG-13);
7/20: "Apollo 11" (2019, G)
7/27: "First Man" (2018, PG-13)
8/3: "Roving Mars" (2006, G) and "Hubble 3D" (2010, G)
8/10: "The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part" (2019, PG)
8/17: "WALL-E" (2008, G)
8/24: "Interstellar" (2014, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Playtime

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children are invited to explore educational fun toys and coloring in a relaxing atmosphere.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
1:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Space Cinema for Adults: Independence Day

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Beat the heat and cool off while watching a space themed movie! This week we will screen "Independence Day" (1996, PG-13*). The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive.

*All Space Cinema Saturday movies are PG-13 and are not suitable for children. Adults and teens are welcome.


Jul
6
1:00PM

--to--

1:45PM

Basic Chess

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Improve your chess game by learning basic chess strategies. Anyone age 8-12 years who already knows the basic chess rules is welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Learn to Play Chess with Mr. Fariad

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

All chess lovers are welcome to this program.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Family Fun Time (Playroom)

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for hours of fun and games for the entire family. Come and play board games, Legos, puzzles, and much more. Space is limited; registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

R.E.A.D. a Book With a Dog Named Shadow

Location: Astoria
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

Reading Education Assistance Dogs is a program which helps children build confidence while reading to a dog (Shadow) in a relaxed, non-judgmental environment. The program, offered in conjunction with New York Therapy Animals, focuses on children K-3, but is equally successful for students with special needs, physical, emotional, and intellectual disabilities, and ESL students. Preregistration is recommended.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to learn chess or improve their chess skills. All skill and experience levels are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Marvel Movie Marathon

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

We are presenting the Marvel Cinematic Universe in what is currently the best viewing order.
Phase I:
7/6 "Captain America: The First Avenger" (2011, PG-13)
7/13 "Captain Marvel" (2019, PG-13)
7/20 "Iron Man" (2008, PG-13)
7/27 "Iron Man 2" (2010, PG-13)
8/3 "The Incredible Hulk" (2008, PG-13)
8/10 "Thor" (2011, PG-13)
8/17 "The Avengers" (2019, PG-13)
Phase II begins:
8/24 "Iron Man 3" (2013, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading Program: Saturday STEM

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children between the ages of 7-12 are invited to join us for some Saturday STEM fun! Space is limited; first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Free English & Math Enrichment for Children

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Students from Stuyvesant High School provide free English and Math enrichment sessions to children entering grades 2-5. Registration is required and starts on Saturday, June 8. Call 718-359-8332 or come in person to register.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Ridgewood Tenants Union

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

The Ridgewood tenants' assembly meets to grow tenant power in the neighborhood in the face of increasing displacement and gentrification. Tenants will come together to discuss the issues they are facing and start working together to create a plan of action. The Tenants Union meets at the library the first Saturday of each month.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Cinema Saturdays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Can’t get enough of everything ‘space’? Come join us in July and August for the following movies:
July 6: "Muppets from Space" (ages 5+)
July 13: "Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins" (ages 5+)
July 20: "Jetsons: The Movie" (ages 4+)
July 27: "Space Buddies" (ages 5+)
August 3: “The Iron Giant” (ages 6+)
August 10: “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension” (ages 5+)
August 17: “LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” (ages 6+)
August 24: “Space Jam” (ages 7+)

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Artist Reception - Mari Corona

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

An extraordinary example of pushing through your circumstances, photographer and lifestyle blogger Mari Corona began exploring her passions first as a child. Developing her film became a hobby of escape, and later, shifted to one of expression. Born to parents from the Dominican Republic, Mari is a first-generation American, Brooklyn-born and raised. Mari’s work will be exhibited at Langston Hughes for the month of July. The opening reception will be held on July 6th at 3PM.


Jul
6
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Day at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids have fun playing board games and lots more!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lego Hour

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Get your Lego on! This program is for ages 6 & up.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Disney Karaoke for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Have fun and sing Disney songs!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
6
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Jeopardy for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age children are welcome to join Miss Q for a quiz competition. Use your knowledge to answer the questions on various topics.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
8
9:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Healthcare Insurance Enrollment

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Get help from a Healthcare Navigator of the NY State of Health with enrolling into a low-cost health plan.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
8
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Sewing Club: Open Lab

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Need to sew? Do you have a project you would like to work on? We provide the sewing machines and accessories; you bring your own project and fabric. There is no instruction during the lab so you need to know how to use a sewing machine. No registration is required, but space is limited. Adults 18 and over only.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
8
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Summer Reading: Fresh Meadows Mother Goose Time Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, stories, finger plays, and movement activities for ages newborn-2.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
8
10:15AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Baby & Me

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Babies 7-18 months and their caregivers enjoy 45 minutes of songs and playtimes.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
8
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Identifying Your Work Skills

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

In this workshop you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware of the most sought-after job skills.


Jul
8
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Summer Reading: Typing Challenge

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Get ready for next school year and challenge yourself, friends, and the librarians to improve your typing skills.

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

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