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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF WHITESTONE

Sep
21
3:00PM

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6:00PM

After-School Fun

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

After-school fun for kids of all ages includes puzzles, puppets, games, coloring pages, and math worksheets. Please come and join us.


Sep
21
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Fabulous Fridays

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Every Friday at 4 PM, listen to a story and do a craft with Miss Susan.


Sep
25
1:00PM

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4:00PM

Knitting Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come to Whitestone branch, have fun, and relax in a joyful atmosphere. Our Knitting Club starts at 1pm every Tuesday and at 2pm every second Tuesday of the month.

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

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Sep
25
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Reading Tutor

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Meet Mrs. Ackerman, our reading tutor. She will be available to work with your child on reading on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3pm.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Whitestone Book Discussion

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Join local author Jason D. Antos for a discussion of his book, "Whitestone." Mr. Antos, a lifelong resident of Queens, is also the author of two other local history books, "Queens: Now and Then" and "Shea Stadium."


Sep
28
10:15AM

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12:00PM

Whitestone Korean Book Disscussion

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Whitestone Korean Book Discussion
Come and join us.
퀸즈도서관 화이트스톤 한국책 독서 토론

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

Additional Dates


Sep
29
2:00PM

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3:00PM

OK I Retired...Now What?

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Our local motivational speaker and life coach Barbara Anerella will inspire you and help you discover new pathways and purpose in your life.


Sep
29
2:00PM

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2:45PM

Open House for NYC Schools and Student Success

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Please come and join us for a story and craft for children ages 5 up at 2 PM.


Oct
6
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Whitestone Saturday Angel Book Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Whitestone Saturday Angel Book Club
Come to Whitestone Library and join us every first Saturday at 10:30 am.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
6
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Saturday Angel Book Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come to Whitestone branch and join us every first Saturday of the month.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
6
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Inner Peace, Inner Power - Presented by Global Harmony House Meditation Center

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come with us on a journey inside to explore, experience, and enjoy a precious part of you – that remains hidden unless visited. Raja Yoga Meditation creates inner peace and power, the type that makes one steadfast in the face of challenge; the peace and power that comes from a deep inner contentment.


Oct
9
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Whitestone Book Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

The Forest Hills Book Club will meet to discuss the book of the month; June 12, 2018 book of the month is: The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

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

Additional Dates


Oct
20
2:00PM

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3:00PM

To Forgive or Not to Forgive - Presented by Global Harmony House Meditation Center

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Forgiveness can transform our lives. When we forgive, we let go of the emotions of fear, sorrow, and anger that hold us captive. Today, we will explore how forgiveness allows us to find peace of mind.


Nov
3
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Prepare for Your Care: Learn How to Have Your End-of-Life Wishes Honored

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Reimagine End of Life Week is a city-wide exploration of big questions about life and death through creativity and conversation. A workshop leader from Reimagine will first lead participants in creating personal six word memoirs and then provide the tools for participants to identify wishes for medical care when living with a progressive or serious illness or at end of life. Learn how to talk more effectively with doctors and family and friends about your wishes and those of loved ones.


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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