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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF STEINWAY ALC

Sep
24
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.

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

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Sep
24
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.

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Sep
24
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Come join us to uncover a new topic in our book club discussions on the last Monday of every month at 6:30pm.

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

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Sep
25
10:00AM

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2:00PM

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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Sep
25
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Toddle Learning Center Fall - Parenting

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Bring your young children ages 18-38 months to Steinway Library for Toddler Learning Center program.


Sep
26
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Storytime!

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

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

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

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Sep
26
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Back-to-School Celebration

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Make your own superhero mask in this back-to-school celebration.


Sep
27
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 do you 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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Sep
27
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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Sep
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

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.

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Sep
28
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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Sep
28
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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Sep
29
10:00AM

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1:30PM

SHSAT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Take this free, full-length practice test to find out how you might score on the real SHSAT! Your personalized score report pinpointing your strengths and weaknesses will help you know what to focus on as you prep. Preregistration is required.


Sep
29
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Open House for NYC Schools and Student Success

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us for back-to-school stories and activities.


Oct
2
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Teens and children ages 8 and up, come learn the basics of chess or improve your game.

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

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Oct
3
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Basic Coding for Kids

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 can learn simple coding. Space is limited to the first ten kids.

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

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Oct
4
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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Oct
5
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Bilingual Birdies presents Movin' to Mandarin Storytime

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Preschool children and their parents/caregivers will enjoy a storytime class in Mandarin.

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

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Oct
11
3:00PM

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6:00PM

An Afternoon of Goosebumps

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Slappy is back! Celebrate his return with Goosebumps activities and a viewing of the first movie.


Oct
20
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Financial Aid Basics with Bell Curves

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join Bell Curves as they discuss the basics of financial aid and paying for college. This workshop is open to both students and their parents.


Oct
25
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Spelling Bee

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Students in grades 3-8 are invited to test their spelling skills. Three winners will compete in the spelling bee at the Central Library.


Oct
31
2:30PM

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5:30PM

Spooky Movie Marathon

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Drop by and check out some spooky movies to put you in a Halloween mood.


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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