Text-size

Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF SOUTH HOLLIS

Jun
24
6:00PM

--to--

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.

Additional Dates


Jun
24
6:30PM

--to--

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.

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.


More...
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
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
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
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
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Kids' Board Game Day

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

A day for kids to play board games.


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
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
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
4:30PM

--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
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
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--

3:30PM

Make Your Own Magazine

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Kids create their own magazine style.


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
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
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
8
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: STEM Boot Camp

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for a STEM boot camp focused on coding and STEM programming. Major support is provided by New York Life Foundation, the city-wide summer reading sponsor.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
11
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Minecraft: Coding Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our Minecraft coding club.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
11
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Friends Of South Hollis Library Group Meeting

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Friends groups serve to strengthen the Queens Library as a whole through legislative advocacy, program planning, community awareness, and fundraising.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
11
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

A mock interview, also known as a practice interview, is a simulation of an actual job interview. It provides you with an opportunity to practice for an interview and receive feedback.


Jul
16
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Spelling Bee Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our spelling bee!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
17
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Book Talk Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Enroll in a book talk class to make next school year a big success. There are programs for all ages.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
18
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Interview Skills

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Having the skills you need to interview successfully will help you get hired. These interview tips will teach you how to answer interview questions and convince the hiring manager that you are the one for the job.


Jul
19
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading Club: French Workshop

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

The French Summer Reading Club is designed to teach beginner level French to students.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
19
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Blast Off Rocket Frame Craft Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Make your own rocket picture frame.


Jul
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Starlit Night In A Cup

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

This fun, educational art program allows children to learn about different constellations.


Jul
24
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

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.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
25
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Resume Prep Workshop

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Learn how to write a resume and cover letter for success in your job search.


Jul
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Galaxy Bracelets

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Make galaxy-themed bracelets!


Jul
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Paint Your Wine Glass

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Learn how to create your own hand painted wine glasses.


Aug
9
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Spanish Workshop

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

This workshop is designed to teach children beginner level Spanish.

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

Additional Dates


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

Friends Chapters enrich community life around their community library. You will meet other people who care, and you will benefit your neighborhood by:

• Increasing community awareness and library use.
• Acting as liaisons between community and your library.
• Sponsoring programs that enhance the cultural life of your community.

As a Friend, you will:

• Educate your community about Queens Library’s vital services.
• Contribute your time towards programs and special activities at your library.
• Advocate for better library service to your own community through outreach, legislative contact, and fundraising. 

Date Formed: May 10, 2016

Current Board Members:

President- Muying (Chena) Hunt

Vice President- Florence Robinson

Treasurer- George Parker

Secretary- Marie F. Bathard

Member-at-Large- Merrill Lindenbaum

.