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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF SOUTH HOLLIS

Jan
19
11:00AM

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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.

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Jan
22
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Adults Bingo Club

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Play the world's friendliest Bingo game with your friends.

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Jan
22
4:30PM

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6:00PM

Family Movie Night

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for Family Movie Night!

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Jan
23
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Pre-Teens and Teens Comic Book Club

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

With manga becoming more popular than ever, we take a look at some of the most popular series and recommend top choices for teens.

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Jan
25
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Adult Haitian Creole Computer Class

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Basic computer classes in Haitian Creole for adults and senior citizens.

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Feb
1
6:00PM

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7:15PM

Urban Stages Presents "The Gates of Equality"

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

This dramatic presentation tells about the life of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through his speeches, press conferences and fictional narrative.


Feb
8
4:00PM

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5:30PM

NY Aquarium: Discovering Coral Reefs

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join the STACKS Program for an exploration of incredible coral reef habitats! Find out why corals and the reefs they form are important homes for fish and many other aquatic animals. Discover the diversity of life on the reef as we investigate bio-facts, meet a live reef animal, and learn about how animals live and grow in this underwater habitat.


Feb
12
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Valentine's Arts and Crafts

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Valentine's Day Arts and Crafts. Express your love with handmade Valentine's crafts and decorations.


Feb
12
4:30PM

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6:00PM

Broken Heart Week: Family Movie "Beauty and the Beast"

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

There's a reason why they call it a broken heart. ... It can help to have close friends and family members to lean on. Join us for Broken Heart Week-themed family movie night. For all Broken Heart Week programs, visit http://queenslib.org/BHW18


Feb
13
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Broken Heart Week: Make Your Own "What I Love" Scrapbook

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Using a range of materials, teens will create their own scrapbook about the people and things they love. For all Broken Heart Week programs, visit http://queenslib.org/BHW18


Feb
14
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Valentine's Day Poetry

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for short poems about Valentine's Day. It's not the length of the poem that matters, rather it is the thought that goes into it.


Feb
15
5:30PM

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7:00PM

Broken Heart Week: Karaoke Night

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for our monthly karaoke program! For Broken Heart Week - we'll be singing our favorite songs about heartbreak. For all Broken Heart Week programs, visit http://queenslib.org/BHW18


Feb
16
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Broken Heart Week Movie

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for a Broken Heart Week movie. For all Broken Heart Week programs, visit http://queenslib.org/BHW18


Feb
16
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Broken Heart Week: Blind Date with a Book

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

As part of Broken Heart week, we'll have secret, wrapped books available for teens and adults to take out on a "blind date" all month long beginning February 1. Rate your date with our special ratings card and enter a raffle by February 16 for a special Broken Heart week prize!
For all Broken Heart Week programs, visit http://queenslib.org/BHW18


Feb
22
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Reader's Theater

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Teens and tweens are invited to join us for fun theater games and to perform adaptations of popular stories and books.


Feb
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Make Cards for Card Care Connection

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come join us to make cards for Card Care Connection, which provides greeting cards from around the country to individuals facing cancer.


Mar
5
6:00PM

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7:45PM

Movie Night with Kanopy

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come watch classics, indie films, and documentaries featured on Kanopy, a new streaming site offered by Queens Library. Our March picks are "I Am Not Your Negro" (March 5) and "Hunt for the Wilderpeople" (March 19). Check out Kanopy before the movie night and come with your own recommendations for future screenings!

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Apr
19
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Health Challenge

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

It is time for the Community Health, Health Challenge! Bring your friends and come enjoy this interactive game and lesson plan. Compete to learn about nutrition tips, healthy habits and more!


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

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