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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF STEINWAY ALC

May
23
10:30AM

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11:00AM

Storytime!

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, finger plays and crafts. For children ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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May
23
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Harry Potter Club

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

If you are a wizard, muggle, or squib in grades 5-8, join us for activities and discussions about all things Harry Potter.

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

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May
24
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!

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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May
24
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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May
24
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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May
25
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Toddler Movements

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us for singing and dancing. Space is limited. Please pick up a ticket in the children's room before each session.

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

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May
25
3:00PM

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4:00PM

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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May
26
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Little Builders

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Bring your young children to build with the library's collection of large Legos, blocks, and bricks.

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

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May
29
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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May
29
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Come learn the basics of chess or improve your game. For teens and children ages 8 and up.

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

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Jun
4
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Baby and Me

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Babies and their caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, songs, and rhymes.

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

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Jun
4
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Lego Club

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Come build with the library's collection of Legos.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
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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Jun
12
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Tea and Talk with Martha

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Come chat with expert listener Martha and friends. Each month we will talk about a different topic.
Tea will be provided.


Jun
14
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Child and Infant CPR

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Experts from NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst will use life-like mannequins to show the basics of CPR for children or infants. Participants will also have the opportunity to practice. This class is not for certification and all are welcome.


Jun
18
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Queens Library & Sciencetellers Rock with the Wild West: "The Mystery of the Golden Piano"

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Throughout this absolutely wild adventure story, volunteers from the audience will help us explore the fascinating science behind chemical reactions, combustion, air pressure, inertia, and more. Don’t miss this classic action-packed western with ‘notes’ of science!


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:

Current Board Members:
President – Seelia Boogert
Vice President – Dalila Fedouache
Treasurer – Najifa Ahmed
Secretary – Pikul Pongthaitatape
Member-at-Large – Marleny Mosquere

Significant Accomplishments:

Friends Fun Facts:

Contact Info: Center Manager Tsansiu Chow (718-932-3239).
 

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