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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF SOUTH HOLLIS

Aug
21
1:00PM

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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.

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Aug
21
3:00PM

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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.


Aug
21
4:00PM

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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.


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Aug
22
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Summer Reading Comedy and Magic Show with Adam Auslander

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join Adam Auslander in this fun-filled family literacy event that promotes reading in the summer. Children and their family will enjoy an hour filled with laughter and excitement.


Aug
22
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Minecraft: Coding Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our Minecraft coding club.


Aug
22
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Minecraft Coding

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for Minecraft coding.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
22
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Giant Size Chess Board

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come play on our giant chess game board with giant chess pieces including 25 inch tall kings.

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

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Aug
23
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.

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

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Aug
23
2:00PM

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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.

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Aug
26
12:00PM

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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


Aug
26
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.

Additional Dates


Aug
26
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.

Additional Dates


Aug
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Summer Reading: Spelling Bee Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our spelling bee!


Aug
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Brain Teaser/Science club for Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our brain teaser program for teens.


Sep
3
5:30PM

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6:00PM

Ping-Pong

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for fun games of ping-pong for all.


Sep
4
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Back-to-School Event

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Families can get ready for the upcoming school year by learning about the library's resources.


Sep
5
6:00PM

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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


Sep
7
11:00AM

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12:00PM

21st Century Computer Class

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our computer class!

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

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Sep
7
11:00AM

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2:00PM

Back-to-School School Supplies Giveaway Event

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for free school supplies!


Sep
10
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Back-to-School Arts and Crafts: Decorating Your Notebooks

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come and decorate your notebooks.


Sep
11
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Spelling Bee for Kids and Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our spelling bee for kids and teens.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
11
4:00PM

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5:00PM

LINC STEM Storytime

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

School-age children are welcome to join us for an afternoon of STEM related activities.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
17
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Back-to-School Decorate Your Folders

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Decorate your folders for back-to-school.


Sep
21
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Book Discussion: "The Dumb Things Smart People Do With Money"

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come discuss "The Dumb Things Smart People Do With Money: Thirteen Ways to Right Your Financial Wrongs" by Jill Schlesinger.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
24
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Back-to-School Crafts

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come make pencil cases and flower pens.


Oct
1
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Arts and Crafts for Kids and Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Enjoy arts and crafts for teens and tweens from yarn to painting to slime.

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

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