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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF STEINWAY

Nov
20
10:30AM

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11:00AM

Story Time

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us for short stories, nursery rhymes and finger plays.

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

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Nov
20
5:00PM

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8:00PM

Online Job Applications

Location: Steinway
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 13 openings

Online job applications have become the standard for applying to many jobs and they can be difficult to navigate if you’re not prepared. Participants will learn: how to prepare information to make online applications easier; common online application sections and how to get noticed and how to avoid rejection! For further information, please call 718-990-8625.


Nov
21
8:00AM

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11:00AM

Drop Off Your Food Scraps With the NYC Compost Project

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Help transform organic disposals into a nutritious plant food.

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

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Nov
22
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Baby & Me

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Nursery rhymes, short stories, songs, and simple movements for babies 6 - 20 months.

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

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Nov
22
11:00AM

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11:45AM

Crafts for Adults

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us for a creative activity session for adults, such as painting, crafting or sewing. Activities may vary. Materials will be provided.

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

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Nov
25
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Little Builders

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Come build with the library's collection of large Legos, blocks, and bricks. For children ages 2-5 and their caregivers.

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

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Nov
27
5:00PM

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8:00PM

Digging for Job Leads

Location: Steinway
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Are your resume and cover letters ready? How do you search for jobs? What are the most effective ways to find open jobs? In this two-part series, participants will learn traditional and creative ways to find jobs, how to network for job leads, and how to use online tools to find job leads. For further information, please call 718-990-8625.


Nov
27
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Book Discussion Group: "Augustown" By Kei Miller

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

"Augustown" is a magical and haunting novel set in the underbelly of Jamaica. Join us to discuss this interesting book.


Nov
30
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Open Lab

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Would you like to brush up on your computer skills? Practice things you already know? Or simply need more time to finish an online application? Come to our Computer Lab!

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

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Nov
30
12:00PM

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1:30PM

Knitting Club

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your projects. Please bring your own supplies.

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

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Nov
30
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Kids Knit

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Kids in grades 4-8 are invited to join the knitting club. All levels welcome. Limited supplies available.

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

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Nov
30
5:00PM

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8:00PM

Interview Preparation

Location: Steinway
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Preparation and practice make perfect when it comes to job interviews. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, different interview techniques and common questions, how to successfully respond to difficult questions, and how to follow up properly after as interview. For further information, please call 718-990-8625.


Dec
2
2:00PM

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3:15PM

A Holiday Celebration with Lois Bruno

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

pickup job # 004452-10/15

Lois Bruno invites the entire family to bring their holiday spirit as we celebrate this season with such memorable selection as White Christmas, Winter Wonderland, Let It Snow, and many more.


Dec
5
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Basic Computers

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Learn basic skills 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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Dec
8
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Teen Time

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Play games. Watch movies. Hang out with your friends

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

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Dec
21
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Steinway Globe Trotters

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Explore the world with the Steinway Library. Join us each month as we take a trip to a new country. While there you will learn about the country's people, culture, celebrations, language, food, music and more! Come make your passport on October 19th. You will need it for our first trip on November 16th.
For ages 7-12

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

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Jan
4
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Knitting Club

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your projects. Please bring your own supplies.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
4
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Kids Knit

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Kids in grades 4-8 are invited to join the knitting club. All levels welcome. Limited supplies available.

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

Additional Dates


Jan
11
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Tween Titans

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

If you are in grades 4-8, join us for games and crafts.

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.

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

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

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

As a Friend, you will:

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

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