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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF STEINWAY ALC

Jul
20
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.

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

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Jul
20
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Summer Fun for Tweens and Teens

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us for a variety of activities, including crafts, a Lip Sync Battle, and a Wii Dance Party.

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

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Jul
21
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.

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Jul
23
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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Jul
23
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Nutrition Workshops with Cornell University Cooperative Extension

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

In these workshops, you will learn about basic nutrition, portion size, food safety, menu planning, food shopping and budgeting, food preparation, and feeding children.

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

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Jul
23
2:00PM

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2:45PM

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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Jul
24
2:00PM

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2:45PM

Summer Reading Crafts

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Fun crafts for school ages; first-come, first-served.

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

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Jul
25
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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Jul
25
2:00PM

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2:45PM

Let's Dance

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Each week we will learn a new dance from around the world! For ages 5-11.

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

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Jul
25
3:30PM

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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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Jul
26
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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Jul
30
6:30PM

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7:45PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Come and discover the different interesting topics we uncover in our book club discussions. Join us 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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Aug
7
10:30AM

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12:00PM

Basic Computers

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Learn basic skills to use a computer.

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

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Aug
8
3:00PM

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5:00PM

How to Do Business with the NYC Department of Education--in Spanish

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

For small business owners and minority women business owners this presentation will give your business insight into opportunities to sell your goods and services to the nation’s largest school system with 1,700 schools, 1.1 million students, and 138,000 employees. NYCDOE contracts with a vast array of vendors to purchase the goods and services necessary to ensure that students will have all they need to receive the quality education they deserve.


Aug
8
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Animal Show with Jason Reilly

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join Jason Reilly as he introduces his animal friends. Children will learn where these animals are from, what they eat, when they sleep, and how they protect themselves. Meet frogs, bugs, a bunny, guinea pigs, chinchillas, mice, reptiles, birds, hermit crabs, and a chicken. Enjoy dancing, singing, and a surprise activity at the end of the show.

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

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Aug
27
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Harry Potter 20: Craft

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Grades 5-12, join us in celebrating 20 years of Harry Potter.

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

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Aug
28
2:00PM

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4:30PM

Harry Potter 20: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us in celebrating 20 years of Harry Potter by viewing the first movie.


Aug
29
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Harry Potter 20: Trivia Contest

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us in celebrating 20 years of Harry Potter with a trivia contest.


Aug
31
2:00PM

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4:30PM

Harry Potter 20: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Join us in celebrating 20 years of Harry Potter by viewing the second movie.


Sep
13
6:00PM

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7:30PM

An Evening of Clean Comedy with Michelle Slonim, Ben Rosenfeld, & Friends

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Comedienne Michelle Slonim, Ben Rosenfeld, and other talented comedians present an evening packed with laughter that everyone can enjoy!


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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