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Friends of the Library

Welcome to FRIENDS OF WINDSOR PARK

Jun
17
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Crosswords

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We solve the puzzle together using your home computer. This Mail-A-Book program is open to all older adults and the homebound. First-time callers, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
17
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Monday Midday Matinee

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for a morning movie Mondays at 11:00 am.

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

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Jun
17
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Weekly Crossword

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Solve crossword puzzles at your favorite library.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
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Jun
17
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 19-36 months are invited to join us for singing and story time. A parent or caregiver must be present.

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

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Jun
17
12:00PM

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1:00PM

ESOL Conversation Group at Bellerose

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Join our ESOL Conversation Group at Bellerose Library and improve your English speaking skills!

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

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Jun
17
12:00PM

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12:30PM

Toddler Craft

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Come join us to make a simple craft. For toddlers ages 1-4 years old. Must be accompanied by a caregiver.

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

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Jun
17
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Drop-In Computer Help

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Is your computer stumping you? Do you want to learn how to do something specific on the computer? We're here to help! Bring us your computer questions and queries and we'll provide basic instruction. This is a drop-in class for beginner to intermediate computer users. Library card is required. First-come, first-served.


Jun
17
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Adult Bingo Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for adult Bingo.

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

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Jun
17
12:00PM

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3:00PM

Adult Gamers Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join our adult gamers club.


Jun
17
12:00PM

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8:00PM

Remember Y(our) Connection/Tandaan Ang Ating Ugnayan: Filipino Wisdom in the Face of Climate Change

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

How do we survive and thrive in the face of climate change? In this exhibit, Filipino/a/x immigrants teach us about tapping into our resourcefulness, community power, resilience, hope, faith, and strength (lakas ng loob). Enjoy photos and video from interviews with Filipino/a/x immigrants, and learn about how the Fil-Am artist team engaged the community in this arts project.


Jun
17
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Bring Your Story: Stories Around Food

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

What is your family’s most beloved recipe? Who was the first to make it? What are its roots? All through June, pick a page, write down your family’s recipe, and bring it back to us. Your recipe will be scanned. All recipes will be gathered and judged by Queens chefs, and maybe your recipe will be selected to be featured in Queens Public Library’s first ever cookbook!

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

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Jun
17
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Bring Your Story: "Where are you from?" Heritage Wall

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Do you know your roots? Write the name of the country or countries where you and your family originated on our heritage wall! This wall, in celebration of Immigrant Heritage Month, will be up from Monday June 17th through Saturday June 22nd.


Jun
17
12:15PM

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1:00PM

Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.

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

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Jun
17
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Chair Yoga with Irene Failenbogen

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Friends of Briarwood Library presents chair yoga. Instructor Irene Failenbogen leads this beginner level chair-based yoga class. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and a smile! Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
17
12:30PM

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2:30PM

ESL Conversation Class

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our ESL conversation class!

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

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Jun
17
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Computer Basics

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come learn the basic steps of how to operate a computer for daily use.


Jun
17
12:30PM

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1:15PM

Bilingual Baby Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, knee-bouncers, and simple books in English and Spanish with your baby at bilingual baby storytime. This program is recommended for ages 0-24 months.

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

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Jun
17
12:30PM

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2:30PM

Adult ESL Conversation Class

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for conversation courses that are taken by students who want to use and improve their speaking (and listening) skills. Their needs are different from students who take ordinary textbook-based classes.

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

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Jun
17
1:00PM

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5:00PM

Job Readiness Drop-In Hours

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with your resume or cover letter? Not sure how to search for a job? Come to our Job Readiness Drop-In Hours for assistance on these topics and more! For further information, visit the Rochdale Village Adult Learning Center or call 718-723-7662.

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

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Jun
17
1:00PM

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1:15PM

Sit & Think (Sudoku)

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Come and do a Sudoku puzzle for fun or just refresh your math skills. All levels of difficulty are offered.

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

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Jun
17
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Movie Screening: "Awakenings"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Based on a true story, a doctor tries to revive a catatonic patient. (1990, PG-13)


Jun
17
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Playdate: STEAM edition

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Infants and toddlers are invited to play and interact with one another as we sing, read, and explore balance, sound, water, and magnetism. There is room for everyone!

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

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Jun
17
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Creative Aging Art Project

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Teaching artist Richard Estrin leads this four-session art project. Registration is required; space is limited. Call Bay Terrace to register at 718-423-7004.


Jun
17
1:00PM

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2:45PM

Movie Time: "Ben is Back"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join us to watch "Ben is Back" (2018, R).


Jun
17
1:00PM

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7:00PM

Drop Off Your Food Scraps With the NYC Compost Project

Location: Broadway
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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Jun
17
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Golden Girls Mondays

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Every Monday during the month of June we will be showing episodes of The Golden Girls. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.

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

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Jun
17
1:30PM

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3:00PM

Watercolor Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Practice your skills and meet others to share experiences. Please bring your own supplies.


Jun
17
1:30PM

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2:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Chair Yoga

Location: Rego Park
Registration: Not required

Instructor Melissa Siegel leads this beginner level chair-based class with a focus on getting more in touch with the body through breathing and body flexibility exercises. Participants should wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

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Jun
17
1:30PM

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3:00PM

Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bring your supplies and make new friends at this crafts group for adults!

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

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Jun
17
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Weekly Crossword

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

A weekly crossword to challenge you!

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

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Jun
17
2:00PM

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3:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Chair Aerobics for Adults

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Doris leads this chair-based class to enhance strength, flexibility, and cardio. Exercises target both upper and lower body. Participants can work at their own pace based on ability. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

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Jun
17
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Poetry Club

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Let's read and discuss great poetry together!


Jun
17
2:00PM

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2:15PM

Daily Puzzle

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

The library makes puzzles available to adults every day.

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

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Jun
17
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Digital Apps for Financial Health

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

There are many websites and apps that can help you keep track of your expenses and get your finances in order. We'll cover the digital apps that can help you best.


Jun
17
2:00PM

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3:30PM

Jewelry Making Workshop

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Phyllis Ger teaches you how to make beautiful jewelry in this workshop. Space is limited, call library to reserve your seat


Jun
17
2:00PM

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2:30PM

Special Needs Reading Group

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

We'll be reading to special needs children and adults who have limited verbal abilities. Come join us as we read books that help with sensory development. Contact the Children's Librarian for further information.


Jun
17
2:30PM

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4:30PM

After-School Activities

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children and teens are welcome to convene in the meeting room every school day to do homework, eat a snack, or read.

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

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Jun
17
2:30PM

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5:00PM

Douglaston Discovery Zone

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for fun after-school activities. Activities include problem solving, puzzles, coloring, games, and more for children in elementary and middle school.

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

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Jun
17
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Kew Gardens Hills Bring Your Own Book Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Bring Your Own Book Club is a new and exciting book club from Kew Garden Hills. There is no assigned title for this group! Join Jackie in discussing your latest and greatest reads, no matter the genre.


Jun
17
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Bring Your Story: Map Your Story

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Throughout the month of June, add your story to our map and trace your family's journey to the United States.

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

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Jun
17
2:30PM

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3:30PM

ESL Conversation Group

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Improve your spoken English skills in a supportive environment! Everyone will have the opportunity to speak and share about their culture and experiences. A group leader will lead the discussion.


Jun
17
2:30PM

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5:30PM

East Flushing Spring and Summer Toy Corner

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our Spring and Summer Toy Corner.

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:30PM

STACKS After-School Homework Help

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

STACKS is a free after-school program for children ages 6-14. STACKS team offers homework help and fun activities for the participating kids. Hours are 3pm-5:30pm.

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:30PM

STACKS After School Program

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Developed by Queens Library, STACKS is a free after school program for children aged 6 – 14. STACKS was created to enhance your child’s learning experiences through structured and unstructured, age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-aged children build their emotional, social and academic skills.

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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4:30PM

STACKS Homework Help

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Welcome to the STACKS Homework Help! Conquer all your schoolwork challenges; sign up to get homework help every day after school (ages 6-14). Registration Required. Please call 718-359-1102 for details.

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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6:00PM

Stacks After School Enrichment Programs

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Join us for arts, crafts and educational projects for students enrolled in the STACKS program.

LaureltonTue, Jun 18, 20193:00PM - 6:00PM
LaureltonWed, Jun 19, 20193:00PM - 6:00PM
LaureltonThu, Jun 20, 20193:00PM - 6:00PM
LaureltonFri, Jun 21, 20193:00PM - 6:00PM

Jun
17
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Stumped by a math question? Need help with your reading assignment? Drop by the Seaside Library for some homework help!

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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6:00PM

QL Teen Radio Podcast

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Attention, teens! Are you interested in one of these careers?
-Broadcast Journalism
-Audio Engineering
-News Reporting
-Radio
-Podcast

If so, come be a part of Far Rockaways' very own Teen Radio Show! This program is by teens, for teens. Come along and learn how to be a radio host, create topics and host engaging podcast episodes, or edit and engineer! This program is made possible by a grant from Department of Youth & Community Development.

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Monday Afternoon Movies

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

5/6: "Hunter Killer" (2018, R)
5/13: "King of Thieves" (2018, R)
5/20: "Mule" (2018, R)
6/3: "On the Basis of Sex" (2018, PG-13)
6/10: "Glass" (2019, PG-13)
6/17: "Cold Pursuit" (2019, R)
6/24: "Upside" (2019, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Drawing to See: A Creative Aging Program

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

This is a seven-week course where participants will learn a variety of drawing techniques, deepening the experience. It is for beginners as well as students who wish to broaden their understanding of basic approaches to drawing. Teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald leads the course. Preregistration is required for all seven sessions. Please call the Rochdale Village Library to register at 718-723-4440.

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Adult Board Game Night: Ticket to Ride

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

We will be demonstrating a board game for adults. The game is 'Ticket to Ride' and it is a colorful strategy-based game.


Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for some great classics in June:

6/3 - "The Big Knife" (1955)
6/10 - "Platinum Blonde" (1931)
6/17 - "Humoresque" (1946)
6/24 - "Gold Diggers" (1935)

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Adult Book Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for book discussions and light refreshments. We will be reading and discussing "One for the Money" by Janet Evanovich on 5/20, "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot on 6/17, "Another Brooklyn" by Jacqueline Woodson on 7/22, and "Persuasion" by Jane Austen on 8/19. Pick up copies four weeks before each meeting; bring your opinions, reactions and criticisms to share with the group!

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Bring Your Story: What the Future Will Know

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

What would you want the future to see about you and your heritage? Join us, as we create the stories of us, and transform our “documents” into papers of old!


Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Time for Legos!

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Time for Legos! Show us your creations.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
3:00PM

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4:30PM

STACKS: Homework Help

Location: Bayside
Registration: By phone or in person
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

STACKS is a free enrichment program for children grades 1 to 8. STACKS was created to enhance participant's learning experiences through structured and unstructured age-appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps school-age children build their emotional, social, and academic skills. Homework Help is the keystone of the STACKS program. It occurs daily after school for 60-90 minutes. Registration is required. Please come to the library during STACKS hours to register.

BaysideTue, Jun 18, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideWed, Jun 19, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideThu, Jun 20, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideFri, Jun 21, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideMon, Jun 24, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideTue, Jun 25, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideWed, Jun 26, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideThu, Jun 27, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM
BaysideFri, Jun 28, 20193:00PM - 4:30PM

Jun
17
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Adult Picture Book Discussion "Julián Is a Mermaid"

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for an adult group discussion of the picture book "Julián Is a Mermaid" by Jessica Love. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Coloring Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Come down to the Seaside Library and de-stress with some coloring! This program is open to all ages.

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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5:00PM

Word Searches

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a different word search every day!

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

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Jun
17
3:00PM

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3:30PM

Flat Stanley Vacation Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Pick up your Flat Stanley package. Color your Flat Stanley doll. Take him on vacation with you, and fill out the journal. Vacation packs available while supplies last.

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

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Jun
17
3:15PM

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4:15PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Have fun while learning to knit your very own creations! Please bring your own yarn and needles.

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

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Jun
17
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Homework help for kids grades K-6 is available on Mondays-Fridays 3-5pm.

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

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Jun
17
3:30PM

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4:00PM

Lanyard Club

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Teens and tweens make a lanyard keychain or bracelet.

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

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Jun
17
3:30PM

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4:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other babies, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood every Monday for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies from birth to crawling.

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

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Jun
17
3:30PM

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4:15PM

Play With Me Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Encourage early learning! Join us for a story, songs, and rhymes, followed by free play with age-appropriate toys. For toddlers ages 0-5 with a caregiver.


Jun
17
3:30PM

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4:00PM

Relay

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun and games as we practice listening skills and teamwork for ages 6-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
3:30PM

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6:30PM

Welcome to STACKS

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come learn about STACKS and how our library can help you with your schoolwork.


Jun
17
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Study Hall

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

School-age children will receive support in reading and homework. If interested, they may also participate in book discussions or reading circles.


Jun
17
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Teen Study

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

The program room is open for teens needing space to work on homework, do group projects, read down fines, or just hang out.


Jun
17
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Children and teens can come to learn and improve their knowledge of chess.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
3:30PM

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4:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Love Is Love Is Love!

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Love knows no color, shape, or form. Come in and add your very own creation to our Love Is Love Is Love collage. We will provide you with colorful supplies so just bring your imagination and create whatever you like! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.

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

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Jun
17
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Bring Your Story Bingo!

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Come celebrate Immigrant History Month and the amazing diversity in our community with an afternoon of family bingo! In each round, we will learn about famous immigrants throughout history and their important contributions.


Jun
17
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Afternoon Movies

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for an relaxing afternoon film!


Jun
17
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Board Games

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Play a variety of board games in the children's room! Ages 4 and up are welcome!


Jun
17
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Elementary age children can come and get help for homework during the weekdays (Mondays through Thursdays) based upon the availability of the volunteers. First-come, first-served.


Jun
17
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available after school on Mondays through Thursdays for children in grades K-6.

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

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Jun
17
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Kidz Build!

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Children can use their creative side to build and create.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other babies, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood every Monday for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies from birth to crawling.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Board Games

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children can join us for daily board games after school.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Culture Pass Community Programs: Learning Through Art for Children

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join our Culture Pass Community Programs with Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
"Poof! Life in a Vacuum"
This program is for children 6-12 years old. Space is limited for all sessions. First-come, first-served.


Jun
17
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Culture Pass Community Programs: Treasures from The Frick Collection

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

"Treasures from The Frick Collection"
Can you imagine the transformation from a private home into a museum? Take a glimpse into the world at 1 East 70th Street to which the entire public shall forever have access. This program is for children 9-14 years old. Space is limited for all sessions. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Read picture books and play games, followed by a craft. This is for kids in Pre-K through second grade.


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Yoga is for Every Body!

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Yoga, meditation, and mindfulness can benefit everyone, but you might not think that from who you see practicing poses on Instagram. No matter your orientation, gender presentation, color, shape, or size, join us in a safe space to learn how to focus your mind and body! It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat to sit on. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Love is Love is Love Zine Workshop for Teens

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Love knows no color, shape, or form. Love is love is love! Use colorful paper, markers, and clip art to create your own zine expressing how you think of love.


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bring Your Story: Create Your Family Flag!

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Let your imagination run free and create your family flag! Combine colors and shapes which come from the flags of your family's country or countries of origin, or use colors and pictures that meaningful to your family, and make a unique family flag that celebrates your heritage!


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Classic Starts for Kids

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us as we read some of the classics (easy versions) and then discuss. This program is for school-age children.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

After-School Crafts

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 can come to the library and make some fun crafts!


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bring Your Story: 3D Printing: My Family Immigration Story

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Participants brainstorm and identify objects that represent some element of their family's immigration story. They then learn the principles of 3D design to create their object to be printed with our 3D printer. Objects go on exhibit. This program is for children ages 11-14. Registration required. There are three sessions. Please see the Children's Librarian or call 718-661-1212 to register.


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Educational Puzzles for Kids: Cryptograms, Sudoku, Word Search, and more!

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will exercise their brains and critical thinking skills with challenging and fun puzzles such as crypotgrams, sudoku, word search, and more.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Doodle Club

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-12, make your own galaxy inspired artwork to take home.


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Minecraft Mondays

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us every Monday for an hour of punching trees, crafting, and creeper hunting. Play the pocket edition or new story mode. All ages welcome but recommended for 8 and up.


Jun
17
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

This is a time for chess play and instruction for kids ages 6-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

STACKS Program

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

The STACKS program will enhance learning experiences through structured and unstructured age (6-14) appropriate activities in a safe and welcoming environment that helps build emotional, social, and academic skills. Participate in a variety of enrichment activities that are informative, hands-on, and fun! Activities include STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and literacy-based activities that complement the school curriculum.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other babies, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood every Monday for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies from birth to crawling.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Children's Query of the Week

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Stop into LIC Library for fun and simple riddles & trivia questions.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

STACKS: Enrichment Activities

Location: Bayside
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

STACKS is a free enrichment program for children grades 1 to 8. The enrichment activities are part of the STACKS program. They include math games, science experiments, board games, talent shows, spelling bees, arts and crafts, and performances. The activities occur daily after school for 60 minutes. Registration is required. Please come to the library during STACKS hours to register.

BaysideTue, Jun 18, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideWed, Jun 19, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideThu, Jun 20, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideFri, Jun 21, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideMon, Jun 24, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideTue, Jun 25, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideWed, Jun 26, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideThu, Jun 27, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM
BaysideFri, Jun 28, 20194:30PM - 5:30PM

Jun
17
5:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Chemistry Tutoring

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come get step-by-step high school chemistry tutoring.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Monday Night Movie

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Adults are invited to join us for the screening of our Monday night movie.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Children's Chess

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Would you like to learn how to play chess? Do you know how to play, but would like to learn new strategies? If so, please join us for Windsor Park Library’s Children’s Chess on Mondays from 5-6pm.


Jun
17
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for chess club, where you can challenge your brain, make new friends, and have fun while learning critical thinking and problem-solving skills!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Mock Interviews

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

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 an interview. For further information, please call 718-990-8625.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Gentle Yoga

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Practice gentle, restorative yoga with certified instructor Mirelle Netelle.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Perfect Form Bodyweight Bootcamp

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Shape Up NYC instructor Matt leads this fitness class designed to build strength and improve your movement capabilities with just your own bodyweight (and emphasis on perfect form!). Class is structured so you can move at your own pace in order to monitor your progress and do what’s right for your body. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Family Movie: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Come to the Briarwood Library to watch "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (2018, PG). This movie is about Spider Man meeting many different versions of himself when a gateway into the multiverse opens up.


Jun
17
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Practice your chess skills with other adults.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Coney Island, Immigration, and the American Dream

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for an evening of history. Learn about a few of the immigrants that made Coney Island home and then watch a documentary on the neighborhood's most famous resident - Nathan, of Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs.


Jun
17
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Bring Your Story: Ali Bello & The Latin American Songbook

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Violinist Ali Bello and his ensemble present an intimate encounter of melody, harmony, and voice that brings a new perspective on the rich musical repertoire of Latin America and captures the vibrant legacy of styles such as boleros, ballads, tangos, guarachas, festejos, and bossas.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:30PM

--to--

5:45PM

Bring Your Story: Map Your Story

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us to trace your family's journey to the United States.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Web Development Summer Bootcamp: HTML

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Join us this summer for a boot camp covering the fundamentals of web design. Topics include HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. The boot camp will span the course of 12 weeks in total. Students will learn the basics of web design and create their own personal portfolio that can be shown online.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

English Advanced Conversation Group: Hot Topics

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our Advanced English Conversation Group to discuss hot topics.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Knit and Crochet Circle

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Learn to knit, get help with projects, share patterns and techniques, or have an enjoyable chat as you work on your projects. All handicrafts welcome! We have some supplies, but please bring your own if you have them.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Players age 8 and up learn chess and compete against each other. All experience levels are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Total Body Workout with Ronald Williams, Get Right Fitness Inc.

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Instructor Ronald Williams leads this exercise regimen to address muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Yoga for Adults

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

This healing session is appropriate for those who wish to finally add the healing qualities of yoga into their lives. Instructor Alice moves the body through the classical poses very slowly, gently, and conscientiously. You will also learn important breathing exercises. Everyone will leave feeling refreshed and relaxed. Please bring a yoga mat and water to keep hydrated, and wear comfortable clothing. Space is limited. Participation is first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Computer Classses in Spanish

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

This class for beginners consists of 3 sessions: mousercise/typing club, web browsing/email, and creating a cover letter in Microsoft Word.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Basic Introduction to Excel

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for Introduction to Excel.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Open Mic Night

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Performers are invited to share their talents in a short presentation of either poetry, written word, music, comedy, or spoken word. Spectators are also welcome.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Moving for Life

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Moving for Life is a scientifically based self-care fitness program using gentle warm-ups, light aerobics, and targeted strengthening in a way that is fun and enjoyable for all! Workouts can be done seated or standing. You are encouraged to do what is comfortable and modify based on your energy, range of motion, or fitness level. We start where you are, so don’t worry if you haven’t been moving in a while. All are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:45PM

ESOL Intermediate Level

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for our ESOL Intermediate Level course.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise Graphic Novel Discussion: "Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles"

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a discussion of "Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles" by Mark Russell. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Bring Your Story: Uncovering African American Family Histories with Sharon Wilkins

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

This hands-on workshop with Sharon Wilkins, Deputy Borough Historian of Manhattan, will focus on genealogy research for African American families. Researchers of all backgrounds are welcome. Join us for a fun exploration of how to get started on your family research, methods of keeping your information organized, and the best ways to make use of the many local resources available to genealogists.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Bring Your Story: Queens Memory Podcast Premiere, Episode 2

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Come listen and share with us in a three-part listening event series to celebrate the launch of the first season of the Queens Memory Podcast, “Memories of Migration.” The podcast draws from oral history recordings with Queens residents. At each event, we will listen to a full episode from the season, followed by a talk-back session with a featured storyteller from the episode.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Gardening Club (Ages 8-12)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come learn about gardening and help grow flowers and other kinds of plants (maybe even a tree) outside the library. This program is for ages 8-12. Space is limited (and so are gardening supplies), so registration is required.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Draw Night

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Do you love to draw or always wanted to learn? Do you love creating colorful flowers, landscapes, and portraits ? If you're over 16, come join us for Laurelton's Draw night, now every Monday evening at 6 PM at the Laurelton Library with Ms. Christine. Register at the reference desk or give us a call!


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Ask Me Anything

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Here’s a chance to ask everything you ever wanted to know about our LGBTQ community but were afraid to ask! Our “Ask Me Anything” panel discussion aims to take away the awkwardness of asking personal questions in a public panel forum. Ask anonymously in writing and have your questions answered! There is no such thing as a foolish question, and everybody will be a little bit wiser after this great opportunity for a frank, open, and all-encompassing conversation.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Recovery International

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Recovery International is a peer-led community mental health self-help group. Recovery International gives people the tools to lead more peaceful and productive lives. The group leader is Holly Weiss.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Culture Bridge Series #15: Changes:The Union of Man and Nature - Music, Dance, Singing, and Tai Chi

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Through the resonance of thousand-year-old musical instruments, swaying silken water sleeve dance, pleasant fluctuation of singing sound waves, and the refreshing energy flow of tai chi, this performance demonstrates the Eastern thought of the power of changes and the relationship between changeable small units and the big universal energy. *Auditorium*


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

6:30PM

Guitar Exploration for Toddlers

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

In this show and tell for toddlers ages 3-4 and their caregivers, participants will learn the rudiments of guitar and get to touch and play a guitar! Preregistration required. Limited space. Sign-ups start on Wednesday, June 5.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Join the English Conversation Group at Bayside Community Library. Registration is not required; just walk-in.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Poetry Writing Prompts to Stimulate the Creative Noodle

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for writing poems based on fun and inventive prompts and sharing them in a workshop setting.


Jun
17
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Raising Awareness for Peripheral Vascular Disease

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Did you know there are about three million peripheral vascular disease (PVD) cases a year and the disease affects one in five people over age 50? In Queens alone there is a high prevalence of late-stage PVD, but this can change. During this presentation by Dr. Soma Brahmanandam you will learn about the signs, symptoms, treatment, and more about peripheral vascular disease. Come be empowered and put your health first!


Jun
17
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

New York Cares Presents Computers for Beginners

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics: how to open an email account, navigate the Internet, and use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel programs.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Latin Cardio Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Instructor Michele leads this fitness class that addresses muscle strength, flexibility, and endurance while keeping your heart rate up in order to burn maximum calories and tone the body. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and a bottle of water. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Learn to Dance Soca!

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Instructor Davin McLeod shares the history and movements of this masquerade dance, the "soul of Calypso" and "the power of movement," which is performed at the annual Caribbean Carnival. You do not need to know how to dance to participate, but you will certainly feel like a dancer when you leave!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Let’s Make Some Noise: Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps present the Woodwind Quintet

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps Woodwind Quintet performs selections of classical music, music theatre, and opera. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
17
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Dance Fitness

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This fitness class teaches easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone your body. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Tone and Dance Fitness Party for Adults

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Lisa leads this fitness class designed for adults that includes dance aerobics with toning elements. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Comedy Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Welcome to Laurelton's comedy club. Please join us as we laugh the night away. We are looking for all comedians and poets.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
6:45PM

--to--

7:45PM

Basic Qigong for Better Health

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Create a sense of smiling from inside out with Qigong (Chinese yoga) - an ancient set of naturally self-healing practices that will increase strength and vitality.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
17
7:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Low-Impact Chair Fitness for Adults

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Sharon leads this low-impact fitness class that focuses on improving core, upper body strength, and mobility. This low-impact, gentle workout will help you burn calories, tone your body, and increase your heart health. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
18
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Daily Crossword Puzzles

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Solve fun daily crossword puzzles at your favorite library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Adults will learn computer basics. Topics include but are not limited to Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and email. Classes are not held on the last week of every month.


Jun
18
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

This class for beginners consists of 3 sessions: mousercise/typing club, web browsing/email, and creating a cover letter in Microsoft Word.


Jun
18
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Participants must attend the entire 12-class series. Please arrive at 10 am sharp on Tuesday, April 2 to register in person at the Elmhurst Library/ ALC (first-come, first-served) or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Candidates must be green card holders. The first day of class is the registration day when they should bring a copy of their green card.


Jun
18
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Kickoff to Kindergarten

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Parents and other caregivers can help children learn the skills they need to be successful before they start kindergarten. During eight weekly sessions, library staff will show parents, caregivers, and children how to use games, hands-on activities, and stories that help build the most important language and social skills. Children will be able to keep the games and stories and use them again at home. This program is for children ages 3-5 and their parents/caregivers.


Jun
18
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Computer Classes For Beginners

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Learn basic computer skills to get you through everyday life. You will also learn how to safely surf the Internet.


Jun
18
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Computer Classes For Seniors

Location: North Hills
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Customers will learn how to create an email account and how to download e-books onto their e-devices by using Axis 360.


Jun
18
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Computer Classes For Beginners In Spanish

Location: Broadway
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn basic computer skills including introduction to the computer and navigating the Internet. You will learn how to format, edit, print, and save a file in Microsoft Word. Please call 718-721 2462 to register.


Jun
18
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Location: Broadway
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut, and paste items; and use Word's main functions and commands. Basic computer skills are required. Preregistration is required.


Jun
18
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Basic Computers

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn the basics of using the computer in this one-hour workshop.


Jun
18
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Intro to Computers

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

New to computers? Learn the basic parts and functions of a computer in this introductory class.


Jun
18
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Computer Class for Adults and Seniors

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Adults and seniors can learn the basics of computer usage including how to browse the Internet, set up email accounts, and more.


Jun
18
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Bring Your Own Device

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Get one-on-one assistance with your device, ask questions, and get basic tutorials.


Jun
18
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Richmond Hill Quilters

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

The Quilters meet on Tuesdays at 12 noon.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

MOMA Art Lecture

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

MoMA leads the discussion about current art exhibits at the museum. This is a teleconference. First- time callers, please contact Mail-A-Book for access numbers at 718-464-0084.


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Have fun while learning to knit your very own creations! Please bring your own yarn and needles.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Computer Basics

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

If you don't know how to use a computer, don't fret! Join us for Technology Tuesdays to learn the basics!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Dominoes

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us for a game of dominoes.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Coloring

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Take a break and relax! Join us for adult coloring.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come to Whitestone branch, have fun, and relax in a joyful atmosphere. Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your knitting projects!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Computer Skills: Tech Savvy Seniors ( A Three-Part series)

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

This series will include learning the basics, navigating the Internet, online banking, watching content online, reading and opening emails, opening and sending email attachments, composing, editing, saving, and retrieving MS Word documents.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Coloring for Adults

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Adults are welcome to join us for coloring.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Computer Lessons

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to learn how to use a computer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join our Mahjong club.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:15PM

--to--

3:30PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Play mahjong and share the fun, excitement, and camaraderie with others.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:15PM

--to--

3:15PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come play Scrabble, the word game that has been played for generations. Please bring your own Scrabble kit.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:15PM

--to--

3:15PM

Adult Chess Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come join our chess club!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Zumba Gold instructor Suzanne Windland will teach dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Cambria Heights Adult Book Discussion Group

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join our book discussion group at Cambria Heights! We will discuss the following book: "The Sun Does Shine: How I found Life and Freedom on Death Row" by Anthony Ray Hinton. The book will be available in advance for your reading pleasure.


Jun
18
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

One-on-One Computer Classes

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come for one-on-one computer help.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Create Your Own Jewelry Box: A Crafts Workshop for Adults

Location: Rego Park
Registration: Registration is now closed

Phyllis Ger teaches you how to create a beautiful jewelry box, to keep or give as a gift, in different shapes from materials you might have discarded. Preregistration is required. Space is limited. Materials will be provided.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Coloring

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Adults can relax and take their minds off their stressful lives and color at the library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us and enjoy playing Scrabble game every Tuesday with intelligent people.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Afternoon Needle Craft Circle

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Enjoy knitting, crocheting, or even cross-stitching? The library invites you to meet up and talk techniques and tips. You must bring your own projects or supplies.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:00PM

--to--

3:15PM

Working with Clay

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to make objects with air drying clay. You will learn how to varnish and decorate with acrylic paint. Registration is limited. Please call the library to register. This program is funded through Older Adult Services for Seniors.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Tuesdays in June, we will be screening the following films:

6/4: "My Own Private Idaho" (1991, R) Customer Suggestion
6/11: "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" (1989, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
6/18: "Far From Heaven" (2002, PG-13) Customer Suggestion
6/25: "Stonewall" (2015, R)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Mother Goose Time (Ages 12-18 Months)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come to the library for stories, songs, and finger plays for children 12-18 months old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

One-on-One Technology Assistance

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Want to learn how to use a computer? Do you have a device you need help with? Bring it in to get one-on-one help or practice on our in-house computers. Registration is required. Please come in or call Howard Beach Library and ask for the Customer Service Specialist at 718-641-7086.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Coloring Therapy

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring! Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and helps promote overall wellness. Come and color while also listening to relaxing music. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils and crayons will be provided.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

The Knitting Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come learn knitting and enjoy the fun! Yarns and needles are provided during the sessions.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Craft Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a rainbow craft! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Children's Arts and Crafts

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Jump-start your child's creativity with these simple crafts made from all varieties of colorful paper.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Arts and Crafts for Kids

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Please join us for an enjoyable time of arts and crafts for children!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Kids Knit & Crochet

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 8 and older are invited to join us and learn how to knit and/or crochet! If you already know how, then just join us and create! You'll need to bring your own supplies.


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

After-School Fun and Activities

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Join us as we do fun activities after school!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Classical Music Hour

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Please join us for an hour of soothing classical music every Tuesday at 3PM.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Picture book time is for children ages 4-6. Activities will include stories, songs, and rhymes. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Homework Help (ELA/Social Studies)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come to the Teen Space to receive one-on-one assistance with your English language arts and history homework.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Is It Real? Decoding Optical Illusions

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Through a PowerPoint presentation, participants will discover the world of optical illusions from their origins during the Roman Empire, 2,000 years ago, through the paintings of M.C. Escher, and the computer generated images of today.


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

QPL Teen Radio Podcast

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Attention, teens! Are you interested in one of these careers?
-Broadcast Journalism
-Audio Engineering
-News Reporting
-Radio
-Podcast

If so, come be a part of Far Rockaway's very own teen radio show for teens by teens. Learn how to be a radio host, create topics, or edit and engineer! This program is made possible by a grant from the Department of Youth & Community Development.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Love is Love is Love

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Love knows no color, shape, or form. Love is Love is Love! Use colorful paper, markers and your imagination to make hearts, or whatever shape you think love has. Add your creations to our Love Is Love Is Love collage! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Creative Aging: Watercolor Workshop

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald leads this two-session art workshop. Registration is required. Please call the Middle Village Library to register at 718-326-1390.


Jun
18
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Kickoff: Teen Program: Teen Summer Reading Book Club

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Teens: Register at the reference desk for the Summer Reading June 11 - June 18. Read any book of your choice or use our summer reading list. Read (5) books from July - August and win prizes from Amazon and Dunkin' Donuts. The winner will be announced at our Summer Reading End Party!


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Craft Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Children are invited to stop by and make a fun craft!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood every for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies who are walking until 3 years old.


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Day for Tweens and Teens at Richmond Hill

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Tweens and teens, please join us for board games at the Richmond Hill Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Space! The Cosmos For Kids

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Space! The Cosmos For Kids is a techno-space-dance-party for kids. Each song includes dancing, music technology and information about our solar system to a thumping beat. This program is free. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. For children ages 6 to 12.


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:15PM

Funtastic Family Sing Along

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children and their parents and caregivers participate in a family sing-along with popular songs incorporating movement.


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

American Girl Book Club

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

This book club is for anyone interested in American history. We will use the series of "American Girl" books to discuss the different periods. There will also be crafts and activities to add to the fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Anime Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Watch the hottest anime with your friends on our Crunchyroll Premium account.


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Origami for Adults

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

We will be making a different project each session.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading Comedy and Magic Show

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Join Adam Auslander in this fun-filled family literacy event that promotes reading in the summer. Children and their family will enjoy an hour filled with laughter and excitement. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Mosaic Collage

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to create beautiful mosaics.


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Crafty Tuesday

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

To celebrate the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup , we will be making several foosball games to use in the library. Working in small groups, kids will use everyday materials to build the games, decorate, and, of course, test them out!


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Classical Music for Children

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Gennady Kupisok will engage children ages 5 -12 and their families with a captivating concert production series. These educational experiences will offer the audience a unique opportunity to hear alto, soprano, and sopranino recorders. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:15PM

Make and Take Crafts

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

School-age children make simple arts and craft projects to take home.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Arts and Crafts for Adults

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Join us for arts and crafts for adults in Spanish with Marco Laria.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

The Queens Symphony Woodwind Quintet Presents Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf for woodwind quintet and narrator is a classic for all ages. Peter, his animal friends, his grandfather, the wolf, and the hunters are represented by the instruments of the woodwind quintet and all have appropriate musical themes making this piece a delight to hear.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Lego Time!

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-10 years enjoy constructing various structures, vehicles, and other objects with our Lego set in this fun and educational program.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Video Gaming

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Come and join your fellow teens as we play the latest video games on our PS 2, Xbox One, and Wii video systems. You will have fun while building your hand-eye coordination.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chapter Book Readers Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Readers in grades 2-4 read, learn, and explore with their favorite chapter books! We'll introduce a new book series with a fun activity. No registration required. You do not need to read the book beforehand.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Adult Computer Class

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Adults are welcome at our classes on computer basics, Microsoft Word, and the Internet. Space is limited and preregistration is required in person.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies from walking until 3 years old.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Ping Pong Game Time

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Let's play ping pong. Everyone is welcome. Children 13 and under should be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

The Young Debaters Program

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

The Young Debaters Program is a skill development program aimed at teaching students the fundamental skills required to be effective debaters and public speakers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Get tips and tools for helping your children with their language arts, math, and science homework.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

A Balloon Show with Nick The Balloonatic

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

In this fun-filled balloon show, Nick The Balloonatic will interact with children as he sculpts balloons, laughs, and jokes, making everyone feel special. Crazy hats, animals, and your favorite characters will be given away for children to take home.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Three-Dimensional Geometric Origami

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

In this program, origami and paper engineering techniques are used to make different types of three-dimensional geometric shapes such a pentagon bowl and rectangular prisms, which can be used to store things. The pieces the children make are theirs to take home. All materials are provided. Space is limited. Registration is required. This program is for ages 6 to 12.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Peninsula Talent Show!

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Can you sing, dance, or twirl a baton? Do you tell jokes or know how to perform magic tricks? If you do, please join us Tuesday, June 18th from 4-5:30 pm for our community talent show. Please register at the children's or teen’s desk. Show us what you've got!


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Chess For All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

This program is open to all chess lovers: advanced players, intermediates, and beginners.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Arts & Crafts

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library for June arts & crafts!
6/4 - Cityscapes: Be inspired by the buildings of NYC and experiment with watercolors and watercolor pencils.
6/11 - Modern Art: Draw inspiration from the work of Josef Albers and design your own painting.
6/18 - Summer Solstice: Celebrate the sun and create midsummer wreaths.
6/25 - Rainbows: Celebrate Gay Pride Day and paint a rainbow.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Stories and Crafts

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Childre ages 4-8 with their caregivers listen to a fun story and do a craft.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Teen Cookbook/ Recipe Swap

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Teens will come up with a great cookbook concept and then create recipes that they will be able to swap and share in a cookbook that will be published for them and by them in Lefrak City.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Books & Crafts

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Readers in grades 2-4 explore and create with their favorite books! We'll introduce new books and a fun activity.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

The Crafting Corner

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us in the crafting corner to make something fun you can take home!


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Kids Make Their Own Galaxy Pinwheel

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will learn about our galaxy. Then they will make their own galaxy pinwheel.


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Knitting and Crocheting Club

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

Learn a fun, relaxing skill that is as practical as it is enjoyable! Geared toward ages 6 to adult, this program provides simple projects for children, guidance for beginners, and project tutorials for advanced knitters and crocheters. See you there!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Board Games Featuring Scrabble and Chess

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for various games featuring Scrabble and chess. No registration necessary.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Toddler Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Come meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers in the neighborhood for an unstructured playdate! We will provide toys and music; you provide the good company! This is for babies from walking until 3 years old.


Jun
18
5:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Jeopardy

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 7 to 12 years old are invited to join us for an exciting kid version
of the trivia game Jeopardy.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
5:30PM

--to--

8:00PM

Introduction to Photoshop

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Take the first steps to becoming a digital artist. Learn how to use the industry’s leading image editing tool to create graphics, edit photos, and composite works of art. We’ll train you in the basics of Photoshop and give you the skills to bring your imagination to life. Preregistration is required in person or call the Cyber Center at 718-990-0769.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Smooth Guitar with John Lehmann-Haupt

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

John Lehmann-Haupt has played guitar since he was five years old. As a guitarist, he has built a distinctive solo repertoire, interweaving classical selections with his own arrangements of popular and traditional songs.


Jun
18
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Basic Chinese Class

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Queens Public Library in Flushing will provide a basic Chinese learning class series starting in June. The first round of lessons is at the basic level and will continue to intermediate level in August. There will be 10 sessions for each class and both levels of classes will be repeated once after October. Interested students must register at the first class – first-come, first-registered. Textbooks will be available to borrow for registered students with their library card.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
18
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Introduction to Music Theory

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Have you ever wanted to learn more about the technical side of music? Presenter Jin-Xiang Yu will provide instruction in the basics of how to read music, including naming notes, rhythm, time signature, keys, and very simple harmonies. Advance registration is required for this five-session program, and a single registration will secure your place for all sessions. Both adults and teens are invited to attend, and we hope to see you there.


Jun
18
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Setting Up Your Business

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 40 openings

Make your business legal! Participants are guided through the organizational tasks needed to set up a business and begin operation. Learn about legal structures and all the information you need to register and operate legally in NYC.


Jun
19
9:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mistake-Free Cover Letters

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

The cover letters workshop teaches the most important aspects of cover letter writing, defines the different types of cover letters, and prepares participants to write and customize cover letters for their job applications.


Jun
19
9:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

How to Navigate the Queens Public Library Website

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to navigate the Queens Public Library website at www.queenslibrary.org. Search the catalog for books, magazines, CDs, DVDs and more. Browse our library programs and events for all ages, and a multitude of valuable services. Preregistration is required in person or call the Cyber Center at 718-990-0769.


Jun
19
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Baby and Me

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Babies (3-17 months) and their parents and caregivers are welcome to join us for bounces, nursery rhymes, stories, and more!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Participants must attend the entire 12-class series. Please arrive at 10 am sharp on Wednesday, April 3 to register in person at the Broadway Library (first-come, first-served) or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Candidates must be green card holders. The first day of class is the registration day when they should bring a copy of their green card.


Jun
19
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Mother Goose

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for simple picture books, nursery rhyme finger plays, and playtime.


Jun
19
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

ESOL Conversation

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and practice English with our group.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:00AM

--to--

10:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-18 months and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and more.


Jun
19
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, and finger plays for ages 19 months to 3 years. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

This program for children ages 1-3 and their parents or other adult caregivers includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, songs, flannel board stories, and circle activities. This program runs all year long.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Registration is now closed

Join us for songs and stories every Wednesday for babies who are walking up to 3 years old! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces). If calling, please call early! We fill up quickly and we do not keep a waiting list.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Storytime

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-3 and their adult companions are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the librarian's desk.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:15AM

--to--

11:30AM

Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:15AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Music

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs, creative movement, instruments, and a simple craft for ages 1 - 3. Caregiver must attend.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-23 months and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

The Poet in You

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Share and discuss your poetry. This is a teleconference event. First-time participants, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children 2-4 years old and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and circle time in this 45-minute program.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Please join us for stories, songs, and finger plays. This program is for children ages 0-4 and their parents or caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come in for a computer session. Training is available for Microsoft Office suite, email, Internet, Facebook, and more. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Join us for toddler storytime! Children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/adult caregiver may join us for stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and other activities.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Cambria Heights Quilters

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Please join us Wednesday mornings for beginner quilting. We will learn basic and intermediate techniques to create beautiful individual and group projects. All are welcome; supplies will be available for use during the sessions.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-2, accompanied by a caregiver, will enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

This program is for toddlers ages 1-3.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Basic Computer Class

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Come to learn basic computer skills. Preregistration is required. Space is limited; please call 718-468-8300 to register.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us for interactive stories with simple crafts, hand rhymes, and finger plays, along with bubbles and toys. For ages 1-5.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Toddler storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. Join us for stories, finger plays, puppets, activities, and songs!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time!

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler time! Here, children will play with others their age while also doing educational activities! This is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Music and Play Hour

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-5, enjoy songs, make music with baby instruments, and join us for free play afterwards.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Toddlers ages 18-36 months, with adult caregivers, listen to stories, learn songs and finger play rhymes, and enjoy movement activities.


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mobile Device & Digital Media Class

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Do you have questions about your mobile device? Are you curious about e-books? How do you listen to an audiobook on your smartphone? Bring your Android or iOS device and learn how to use it.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Baby Sign Language

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 11 openings

Learn to communicate with your baby! We'll incorporate American Sign Language vocabulary, play, and music. This is for ages 3 months - 2 years with parent/caregiver. You must register for each session individually. Registration begins Monday, May 6.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Summer Reading: Storytime

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Babies, toddlers, and their caregivers are invited to join us for an out-of-this world storytime with songs, stories, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

4:30PM

One on One Technology Assistance

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Do you have a phone, table, laptop, gadget or device you need help with? Bring it in to get one-on-one help. Or practice on our in-house computers. Registration is required. Please call Hillcrest Library and ask for the Customer Service Specialist at 718-454-2786.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Boys and girls ages 6 months to 2 years and their caregiver are welcome to enjoy songs, stories, finger plays, and all sorts of fun. No registration is required for this program. Just bring yourselves and have fun!


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Puppet Playtime

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Join Miss Nicola, the puppeteer, for 45 minutes of puppet fun! We'll sing songs, read stories, play some dance games, and, above all, meet lots of friendly puppets! Recommended for ages 5 and under; little ones welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Come out with your toddlers to enjoy an hour of storytime and singing! This program is recommended for ages 2 and up.


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Wednesday Morning Storytime (Ages 18-36 Months)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come to the library for stories, songs, and finger plays for children ages 18-36 months old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Bengali Storytime

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Bengali storytime is back! Join us for songs, stories, and fun in Bengali. No registration is required. Don't miss out.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Babies ages 6-18 months are invited to join us for nursery rhymes, books and singing. Caregivers must be present.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose Time for Little Ones 0-18 months

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs, stories, and finger plays. Caregivers must attend with children. Space may be limited and is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Drag Queen Story Hour

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Please join the Seaside Community Library for a Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH). The program features a drag queen reading picture books and singing songs. This program is funded by NYC Council Member Daniel Dromm, in collaboration with Out Rockaway.


Jun
19
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Musical Bubble Mother Goose

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages birth to 18 months will hear interactive stories with songs, finger plays, baby bounces, and music. Then they get to dance with bubbles and play with toys.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Beginner's Computer Class

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn the basics of computers in our weekly class running September through June. Registration recommended. This is a weekly class and participation at least three times a month is expected.


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Adult Coloring Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Think coloring is for kids? Not anymore! Join the crowd of adult coloring fans and find out why adults are going back to coloring.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join Mrs. H for songs, finger plays, and enjoyable simple picture books for toddlers ages 6 to 36 months. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Registration is now closed

Join us for songs and stories every Wednesday for babies who are walking up to 3 years old! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces). If calling, please call early! We fill up quickly and we do not keep a waiting list.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Explore Play

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-2 and their caregivers can enjoy an exploration play session after our Toddler Time program on Wednesday and Friday mornings.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Craft

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler arts and crafts! This program is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

MS Office Boot Camp

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Looking to take your computer skills to the next level? Join us at Langston Hughes Community Library for MS Office Boot Camp every Wednesday! We will explore the wonders of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Walk out of your class feeling comfortable and motivated! Registration is strongly recommended.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for simple picture books, nursery rhyme finger plays, songs, and playtime.


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Spring Storytime 2019

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for storytime, songs, and coloring for toddlers and preschool age children. This program for ages 2-5 is first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us for songs and stories.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading Program: Family Story, Time Babies and Books

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join us at the South Jamaica Community Library for family storytime. This event is appropriate for newborns and prewalkers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Family Playtime

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 3 years and their caretakers can enjoy bonding, doing finger plays, singing, dancing, and throwing and catching bean bags.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Picture Book/Storytime

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Children and their caretakers enjoy picture book reading mixed with songs, finger play, and dancing ending with age-appropriate arts and crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts.


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Storytime

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12 months to 4 years accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver can join us for stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and coloring.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

St. Albans Crochet Stars

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

Join us to share crochet patterns and techniques. There will be lessons for beginners, with all skill levels welcome to attend. Please bring your own yarn and crochet needles.


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

Bring your toddler ages 18-36 months to toddler time, where they can hear age-appropriate stories, sing songs, and play. Help your child enhance their early literacy skills by participating with them in this fun group!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Story Time

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1-3 and their adult companions are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-4 and their parents/caregivers can join us for stories, songs, and finger play fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mommy or Daddy and Me

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, simple rhymes, and songs, followed by free play for infants and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Musical Bubble Toddler Time

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months to 5 years old will hear interactive stories with songs, finger plays, and music. Then they get to dance with bubbles and play with toys.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

1:00PM

Central Library Book Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Central Library Book Club meets every third Wednesday of the month. Pick up our next selection at Central Library's reference desk and join us to share your thoughts!


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and a simple arts and crafts activity.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

2:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Come join our club!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Craft

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Come and join us for toddler arts and crafts! This program is designed for children that are 18 months to 5 years old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

This is a lapsit storytime including simple books, chants, and songs for infants, ages 0-11 months and pre-walkers.


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time for Little Ones

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and movement. Caregivers must attend with toddlers ages 19 months to 4 years. First-come, first-served. Space may be limited.


Jun
19
11:30AM

--to--

12:45PM

Toddler Time

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers will read, sing, color, and have fun together.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
11:45AM

--to--

12:15PM

Coloring Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun coloring time!


Jun
19
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Storytime

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy some fun stories and coloring.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Career Workshop: Job Search and Resume Help

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Get one-on-one help with your resume and job search. Please register in person or call to schedule an appointment.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Inclusive Programming: Music and Movement for Adults with Disabilities

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

In this hourlong movement with music class, participants will experience all the joys that dance can bring to us. This class will include some yoga breathing and a full body warm-up plus a social component of dancing together. Classes close with a gentle meditation. Space is limited. Call 718-831-8636 to register.


Jun
19
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Let Your Fingers Do the Talking: Introduction to American Sign Language

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to communicate with your hands in this interactive workshop on the basics of American Sign Language.


Jun
19
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Movie Time

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

5/1: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG)
5/8: "Lost in Translation" (2003, PG-13);
5/15: "Green Book" (2018, PG-13)
5/22: "Modern Times" (1936, PG)
5/29: "Atonement" (2007, R)
6/5: "Avalon" (1990, PG)
6/12: "Moulin Rouge!" (2001)
6/19: "What Dreams May Come" (1998, PG-13)
6/26: "Christopher Robin" (2018, PG)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Classic Foreign Film Series at Langston Hughes

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Come and enjoy an afternoon film series, some with subtitles and some in English, at the comfortable and spacious Langston Hughes Auditorium. We will open with the Japanese blockbuster "The Seven Samurai" (1954). There will be time for discussion afterwards, if the audience is so inclined. We'll be viewing stunning films made in Japan, Italy, the U.S., Great Britain, France, Sweden, and more.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Crochet and Conversation

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Experienced knitters and crocheters will team up with our English Conversation Class. Ideas, patterns, and vocabulary will be exchanged!


Jun
19
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Crochet and Conversation

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Experienced knitters and crocheters will team up with our English Conversation Class. Ideas, patterns, and vocabulary will be exchanged!


Jun
19
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Crafternoon: Watercolors

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Each month we'll explore a different artistic medium. In June, we'll use watercolors to create our own artwork. Ideas for future programs are welcome!


Jun
19
1:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Movie Matinee: "Wonder Woman"

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us to watch "Wonder Woman" (2017, PG-13).


Jun
19
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Adult Book Club

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join our monthly adult book club to read and discuss a variety of books.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join in the fun of mahjong in our non-instructional weekly session.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

NORC WOW Health Chats for Seniors

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Each month, NORC WOW will provide talks from Northwell Health on a variety of health issues that affect seniors. Join us as we discuss Shingles and Shingles Vaccine with Dr. Cacace on April 17; Partnering for Your Health with Susan Congiusta, DNP on May 15; and Stroke and Stroke Prevention with Mary Frances Ward, RN,ANP, MS, Stroke Coordinator at LIJMC on June 19. A question-and-answer session will be part of the presentation, and blood pressure screenings will be available from 1:30-1:45pm.


Jun
19
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Book Discussion Group: "Hillbilly Elegy" by J.D. Vance

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We will discuss "Hillbilly Elegy" by J.D. Vance.


Jun
19
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Join us to commemorate Juneteenth. Juneteenth, also known as Juneteenth Independence Day or Freedom Day, is an American holiday that commemorates the June 19, 1865, announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. state of Texas, and more generally the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the former Confederate States of America. We will be showing the film "Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom" in the Black Heritage room.


Jun
19
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Job Readiness Drop-In Hours

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

Do you need help with your resume or cover letter? Not sure how to search for a job? Come to our Job Readiness Drop-In Hours for assistance on these topics and more!


Jun
19
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Flag Making

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Let's decorate the library for Pride Month! We'll color, cut out, and hang Pride flags all month long. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

French Conversation Circle

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Improve your French with the French Conversation Circle.

Rejoinds Robert et les autres pour un peu de conversation français à la bibliothèque Douglaston/Little Neck. Un niveau intermédiaire à locuteur natif préferé mais tous sont les bienvenus. Nous parlerons français seulement.

Join Robert and others for a little French conversation at the Douglaston/Little Neck library. An intermediate to native speaker level is preferred but all are welcome. We will speak French only.


Jun
19
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Switch Gaming at Woodside

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us and show your skills on the Nintendo Switch. Play casual games with your friends or join us for tournaments to see who is the champion at Woodside! All are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Lego Time

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 and up are invited to come and build with Legos.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Jewelry Workshop

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Make your own piece of jewelry to keep or to give as a gift. All supplies will be included.


Jun
19
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Italian Conversation Circle: Il Nostro Salotto Italiano

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Ciao! Have you studied a lot of Italian but lack opportunities to converse in this beautiful language? Do you want to practice speaking Italian and become so comfortable with it that you begin thinking in Italian? Using print (easy but challenging), video, music, and more, we will explore all things Italian in our Salotto Italiano. A presto! This is for advanced beginner & intermediate speakers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Wednesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a showing of the movie "De-Lovely" (2004, PG-13). For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Help us unlock characters in Super Smash Bros! This is open to 6th-12th graders.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Tell Me a Story

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-8 and their caregivers can enjoy interactive picture book storytelling and rhymes!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Teen Program: Teen Movie Wednesdays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Teens, join us in the auditorium every Wednesday for a movie. Movie starts at 3:30 p.m.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teens: Tech Time

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

Need extra computer time to do homework? Or just want to surf the net? Join us for Teen Tech Time! Already used your one hour on the computer? Enjoy unlimited computer time to finish that project. For ages 13-18. Registration required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Homework Hour for Kids

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Need help with your homework? Stop by Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30pm.


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

DIY Adults: Patriotic Bandana Wreaths

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Celebrate patriotism with a self-made bandana to decorate your door or home!


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

A Universe of Stories with Storyteller Ria Alexander

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Join Alexair Dreams in an exciting show about space, rockets, and the solar system! Participants will explore the universe; it's sure to be an "out of this world" experience! Space is limited. Preregistration is required for ages 6-9.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Chat and Cards

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5 to 12 are welcome to enjoy friendly games of cards and Uno.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:15PM

Parent-Child Workshop

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

From birth to age three is when a baby's brain is developing. Our early learning specialist gives parents and their tots an overview of our Early Learning Area, including activities parents can do to help their children's early learning.


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Frogs, Bugs & Animal Show with Jason Reilly

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

This program features frogs, bugs, chinchillas, and a chicken. Learn about where these animals are from, what they eat, when they sleep, and how they protect themselves. This program is for ages 6 to 12.


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Reading Buddies

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Participants can read to each other for a reduction in their library card fines. Reduce your fines by $2.50 for each thirty minutes, up to a maximum of one hour. All participants should be between 4 years and 21 years old. Registration is required at the children's reference desk.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Movie

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Come join us at the Teen Library for our teen movie at 3:30 pm.


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Arts & Crafts

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children between the ages of 5-12 are invited to join us for an arts & crafts activity.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

LEGO Building Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children in grades K-6 can have fun being creative with Legos!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Wednesday Craft Series

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 5 and up, join us for our Wednesday craft series in May & June.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Healing and Learning Circle for Women (in Hindi)

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

You will learn information about health, education, children's behavior, cultural competencies, healthy relationships, and resources for immigrant victims of domestic violence.


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bring Your Story: What’s Your Flag?

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Create a flat that represents who you are!


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Resume and Cover Letters for Teens

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Take your job search to the next level and join us in Laurelton. Learn how to add key vocabulary words to make your resume stand out. Participants will leave this workshop with an electronic and hard copy of their new resume.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Preschool Storytime & Craft

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-5 and a parent or adult caregiver can join us to listen to some stories and create a craft. Preregistration is required for this program. Register by phone or in person. Space is limited.


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wacky Wednesday

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

If it's Wednesday, it must be wacky! Join us for activities for children in grades K-6.


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Black Music Month Celebration: Make a Flute, Play Some Music

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

To celebrate Black Music Month, we have flutes you can decorate. Afterwards we will make sweet music with the flutes and other instruments.


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Home School Community Group - LEAP!

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for Literary Escapades and Projects (LEAP) for kids! Each week there will be a live performative reading followed by a hands-on project.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Juneteenth Remembrance

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us as we learn about an American holiday and community celebration, Juneteenth. Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery in the United States and how the last community of enslaved Africans found out two years later. With the use of book displays, slides, and handouts, all your questions will be answered.


Jun
19
4:15PM

--to--

5:15PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Zumba Gold instructor Suzanne Windland will teach dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Fun with Legos

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Building with our Legos is limited only by your imagination! For school-age kids due to small pieces.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Immigrant Heritage Month: Bring Your Story: Create Your Family Flag

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Let your imagination run free and create your family flag! Combine colors and shapes which come from the flags of your family’s country or countries of origin or use colors and pictures that are meaningful to your family to make a unique family flag that celebrates your heritage!


Jun
19
4:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Query of the Day

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Enjoy easy, fun, and simple riddles and trivia questions.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
4:30PM

--to--

5:15PM

Garden Cookie Decorating

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children and teens ages 7 through 16 are welcome to decorate garden-themed cookies to celebrate the season. Registration required. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
19
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

New You: Skin Care Secrets for Teens

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us for a skincare class with New York State licensed esthetician Linda Branitskaya who will share her knowledge about skin physiology, skin types, and skin care regiments. We will also create a skin care product using botanical ingredients that you can take home with you.


Jun
19
5:00PM

--to--

5:45PM

Chapter Chat: A Book Club for Kids!

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a kids' book discussion on a summer-themed novel! The title will be available in mid-May. Copies of the book will be available at the circulation desk at the Rochdale Village Library. Participants should read the book before the meeting. Bring your ideas and questions. This program will count towards the Read Down Your Fines program.


Jun
19
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Internet Basics for Beginners

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to navigate, surf the internet, use search engines, find websites, use job sites, fill out job applications, and create and use email accounts.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Introduction to Email

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 30 openings

In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to create an email account, how to log on, how to navigate your email account, how to send and receive email messages, and how to attach documents. It is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop.


Jun
19
6:00PM

--to--

7:15PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Silent Dance Party

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Party and silence do not usually go together unless the venue of the party is your favorite library! Put on your party shoes and your headphones and join us in a dancing party that won’t disturb the rest of the library’s patrons but is sure to make you move to the rhythm of DJ Sparkx! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
19
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Wednesdays in June, we will screen the following films:

6/5: "The Favourite" (2018, R) Customer Suggestion
6/19: "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" (2018, R) Customer Suggestion
6/26: "Bohemian Rhapsody" (2018, PG-13) Customer Suggestion

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

Additional Dates


Jun
19
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Face Painting with Akbar Chowdhury

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a face painting workshop for the entire family with artist Akbar Chowhury. Supplies are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
20
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

How to Make Greeting Cards in Spanish

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

Come join us for an introductory workshop on how to make greeting cards. To register, please visit the Flushing Library Cyber Center located on the 2nd Floor or online at www.queenslibrary.org. For further assistance, call the Cyber Center at 718-661-1280.


Jun
20
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Bring your toddler ages 2-3 for some stories, music, and movement at the library! Weekly sessions encourage literacy with simple books, rhymes, finger plays, and songs. Play session follows.


Jun
20
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mock Interviews

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is now closed

In these one-on-one practice sessions, you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. You must preregister for a one-on-one session.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Typing 101 (Open Lab)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 22 openings

Getting to know the keyboard can be challenging. Come to this open lab class to help you to learn how to type and navigate the keyboard. Basic computer skills are recommended. To register call 718-990-8625.


Jun
20
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Participants must attend the entire 12-class series. Please arrive at 10 am sharp on Thursday, May 23 to register in person at the Flushing Library/ IRC Conference Room 3rd Floor (first-come, first-served) or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Candidates must be green card holders.

FlushingThu, Jun 27, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Jul 11, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Jul 18, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Jul 25, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Aug 1, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Aug 8, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM
FlushingThu, Aug 15, 201910:00AM - 1:00PM

Jun
20
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mobile Device Computer Classes

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Bring your Google Android or Apple IOS device and learn how to use it.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Beginner Yoga

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Jairo leads this fitness class where participants will practice beginning Vinyasa postures to warm up the body, bring flexibility to all muscles and joints, and wake up the nervous system followed by stretching exercises and ending with deep relaxation techniques. Wear comfortable clothing suitable for exercise; bring a yoga mat and a bottle of water. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Basic Computer Boot Camp for Seniors

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

This course will guide you step-by-step on the basics of using a PC, from explanations of the terminology to the simple use of a computer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 9 openings

Join us for songs and stories every Thursday for babies from birth to crawling! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces).

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

French Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Do you speak French? Don’t forget this beautiful language! Join us at Club Français to talk about family, friends, and vacations; listen to music and songs; and discuss current events, art, films, cooking, and any other subject that might interest you. These will be real tête-à-têtes among friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Court Square
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

Join us for songs and stories every Thursday for babies from birth to crawling! You can register every Friday for the following week by calling the branch or going to the website. If registering online please add every person attending (an adult and child should take up two spaces).

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
12:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Ukulele Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come one, come all, ukulele fans. Bring your own instrument and play.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Basic Internet

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come and learn how to navigate the Internet and search for information more easily.


Jun
20
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Basic Computer Class for Adults

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Join us to learn what a computer is and its functions; how to use a mouse, keyboard, and social media; and how to save and print your document. Preregistration is required in person at the Briarwood Reference Desk or by phone at 718-658-1680.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
12:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Movie Afternoon at St. Albans

Location: St.Albans
Registration: Not required

6/20 - The Mule (2019) : A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran turns drug mule for a Mexican cartel.
6/27: The Upside(2017, PG-13): A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.

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

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Jun
20
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Intermediate Computer Class

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Our weekly intermediate computer class is for anyone who knows the basics, but wants to learn more advanced computer skills. Registration is recommended. This is a weekly class running September-June and we recommend attending at least three classes a month.


Jun
20
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Microsoft Office for Beginners / Build Your Resume Workshop

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Adults are welcome to the Poppenhusen Library to learn Microsoft Office for beginners or get assistance in building your resume.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Board Games for Adults

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us Thursdays for a variety of board games at the library (chess, Scrabble, Monopoly, and more).

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Bridge Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us and enjoy playing bridge at East Flushing Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Mandarin Chinese Conversation Class

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Do you want to learn Mandarin Chinese? Please join our Mandarin Chinese conversation class for beginners. This class introduces the basic elements of the Chinese language. Space is limited; registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Italian Club

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Do you speak Italian? Join us at the Italian Club to talk about family, friends, and vacations; listen to music and songs; and discuss current events, art, films, cooking, and any other subject that might interest you.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Paper Coloring

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Enjoy paper coloring for adults.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Granny Square Crochet Club

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Please join our crochet club. Although there will be lessons for the beginners, we invite crocheters of all skill levels to join us. Please bring yarn and a crochet needle.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

1:45PM

Toddler Playtime

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Come join us as we play with new building toys. First-come, first-served. Space may be limited.


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Seaside Book Club

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Please join our book club for book discussion and reading inspiration. Everyone is welcome! Ask a librarian for details.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Hollis All Star Stitchers - Knitting & Crocheting Club

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Whether you are experienced or just a beginner, come join the Hollis All Star Stitchers. You can create projects for yourself or donate to the community. Please bring your own materials if possible.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:15PM

--to--

2:15PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and free play with educational toys!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Glen Oaks
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


Jun
20
1:30PM

--to--

2:45PM

Basic Mandarin Chinese

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Learn basic Mandarin Chinese with Ms. Jenney.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come learn and practice English in this informal group; no registration necessary!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
2:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Aging Mastery: 50+ Wellness Ten-Session Workshop

Location: Seaside
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

The Aging Mastery Program is a ten-session workshop. Classes are led by experts in their field. Topics include exercise, sleep, nutrition, finances, planning, relationships, medication, community engagement, & falls prevention. Preregistration is required. This is for customers who live in the Rockaways only. There is a screening process. Call Seaside Library at 718-634-1876 or organizer Susan Lavin at 718-368-5079. Led by National Council on Aging.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Laughter at the Library

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Special Services presents comedian Mark Brier, who shares his unique humor, including jokes, anecdotes, and impressions, in a fun-filled program.


Jun
20
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Adult Movie Matinee

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us as we watch "On the Basis of Sex" (2018, PG-13).


Jun
20
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Afternoon Movie Matinee

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Sit back and relax, have fun and enjoy the good old days as you watch a classic film from the 1930s - 1960s.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Code Your Own Art with JavaScript

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 20 openings

Create algorithmic art in this four-part series on p5.js, a JavaScript dialect. Learn how to create static, moving, or evolving museum-style works with JavaScript code. Participants will create amazing projects ranging from simple math doodles to simulations of basic physics concepts in this hands-on workshop. Attendance at all four sessions is highly recommended.

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

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Jun
20
2:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Classic Movie Thursday

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

6/6: "Screaming Eagles" (1956)
6/13: "I Never Sang for My Father" (1970)
6/20: "The Women" (1939)
6/27: "Watch on the Rhine" (1943)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Pearl Bracelet and Earring Workshop for Adults

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Registration is now closed

Melody Burns leads this craft class where participants learn how to create a beautiful pearl bracelet and earring set. Preregistration is required. Space is limited. Materials will be provided for up to 15 participants.


Jun
20
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Friends of Kew Gardens Hills: African Art

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

The Friends of Kew Gardens Hills Library invite you to join us for an exciting program of African art, presented by Lisa Scandaliato, assistant director of the Queensborough Community College gallery.


Jun
20
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Recovery International

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Anxiety, fear, obsessions, anger, stress, depression: finding a way to cope is here. A Recovery International meeting is a safe, free, and confidential place to get help for these issues. All are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
2:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-1/2 through 6 years and their parent or caregiver are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and coloring. Families may join us after they arrive from school.


Jun
20
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Creative Aging: Pastel Art Workshop

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is now closed

Participants will strengthen their drawing skills by working with oil-based pastels. We will explore the range of techniques pastels offer and examine the medium's potential for expressiveness. Participants will spend time working with photo-based imagery as a source and point of departure in constructed drawings. Preregistration and a commitment to attend all sessions is required. Space is limited. Call Glen Oaks to register at 718-831-8636. This program is for older adults 50+.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
3:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Lego Challenge

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Can you complete our weekly Lego challenge? Maybe build a bridge, something that flies, or Lego pizza! You won't know unless you come in and pick a challenge. This is fun for all ages.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
3:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Homework Help (Math/Science)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come to the Teen Space to receive one-on-one assistance with your math and science homework.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Teen UNO Tournament

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to participate in an afternoon UNO tournament.


Jun
20
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Comics Club

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Every other week we'll discuss the latest comics and create our own comic books or comic-related craft.


Jun
20
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Mr. Chris Musical Experience

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join Mr. Chris in an educational musical experience with hip-hop music, movement, storytelling, and interactive games for ages 6-12. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Flag Making

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Color pride flags in support of our community! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Computer Kids

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 are invited to join us to learn the beginnings of computer coding. Space is limited; first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Robotics Thursday: STEM Introduction to Robotics

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Are you interested in building a light motorized machine controlled by programs and an ultrasonic sensor? Join us for a robotics program. In-house preregistration is required.

January: "Turtle Robot"
February: "Dozer Bot"
March: "Scorpion Robot"
April: "Desert Explorer"
May : "Helicopter Model"
June: "Rover Bot"


Jun
20
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Lego Club for Kids

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for Lego Club for ages 5-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Youth Justice Court

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Hey teens! Are you interested in finding out more about the civic opportunities for young adults in the borough of Queens? Are you looking to study or start a career in criminal justice? Well, we have the perfect program for you! Join the Far Rockaway Teen Youth Court. Learn the rules of the law and the roles and responsibilities of the various people who work in the judicial system such as law enforcement officers, judges, clerks, attorneys, and much more!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

3-Dimensional Geometric Origami

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

In this program, origami and paper engineering techniques are used to make different types of 3-dimensional geometric shapes such a pentagon bowl and rectangular prisms, which can be used to store things. The pieces the children make are theirs to take home. All materials are provided. Space is limited. Registration is required. This program is for ages 6 to 12.


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Silent Dance Party

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Party and silence do not usually go together unless the venue of the party is your favorite library! Put on your party shoes and your headphones and join us in a dancing party that won’t disturb the rest of the library’s patrons but is sure to make you move to the rhythm of DJ Sparkx! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Wellness Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Life can be stressful, so join our wellness club to discuss and learn coping skills and tips for healthy living. From meditation to self-care to healthy cooking, and more, this group will help you find some peace and relaxation in your life.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

10:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come celebrate Pride Month by watching "The Perks of Being a Wallflower"! (2012, PG-13) For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bowling for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a game of bowling!


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Nature Scouts: Art with Nature

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn to tie several useful knots and then use your new skill while making a work of art with items from nature!


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Art

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Families with children of any age can try a different art project every week.


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Alien Puppet for Kids

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-12 will make their own adorable alien puppet.


Jun
20
4:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Storytime

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Let's read picture books together!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Kids' Board Game Day

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

A day for kids to play board games.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Friends of Pomonok Library Presents Erik's Reptile Adventure

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Educator and author Erik the Reptile Guy will introduce you to reptiles, amphibians, and bugs from around the world, and share these amazing creatures with you. The program features 10-12 animals including snakes, lizards, turtles, frogs, and bugs! All programs include activity sheets for the children to enjoy.


Jun
20
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Game Day at Mitchell-Linden

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids have fun playing board games and lots more!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
5:00PM

--to--

6:15PM

Bring Your Story: An Afternoon of Japanese Culture

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Traditional Okinawan dancer, singer, and musician Junko Fisher performs choreographed dance pieces using Okinawan and Japanese dance forms to tell the story of historical places or events in Japanese culture.


Jun
20
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Play Chess!

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 2-6 are welcome to learn the game of chess, and if you already play, come and sharpen your skills.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Chinese Folk Dance

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join us for Chinese folk dance!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Friends of Lefrak City Teen Trivia

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Compete against your peers in various categories and test your wits with teen trivia!


Jun
20
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Chess Club

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come join our ongoing Chess Club every week on Thursdays. Anyone who is interested is welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
5:30PM

--to--

6:45PM

Parents' Playdate

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

All parents who are under 21 years old are welcome for refreshments, conversation, and to share stories and advice about what it’s like to be a parent. You’re welcome to bring your child or children with you.


Jun
20
5:30PM

--to--

6:15PM

Summer Reading Program: Cookie Book Club

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join us at the South Jamaica Community Library for our monthly Cookie Book Club. This event is appropriate for 3rd-6th graders.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Designing a Flyer in InDesign

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 16 openings

Design eye-catching flyers for your event, business, or lost pet in this hands-on workshop. We'll explore basic features in Adobe InDesign to create a full-color flyer. Participants will leave this workshop with a hard copy of their design project.


Jun
20
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

English Intermediate - Daily Topics - Conversation Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our English Intermediate - Daily Topics - Conversation Group! No registration required!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Haitian Creole Computer Class

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Basic computer classes in Haitian Creole for adults and senior citizens.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Chess Club

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Chess is a game of strategy and problem solving, Whether you have never played, are a beginner, or a more advanced player, you can learn the strategies that will make you a better chess player. Play a game of chess with friends at Poppenhusen Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Conversational English Group

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us in our meeting room to practice speaking English in an informal setting.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Craft Hour

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us weekly for a variety of crafts. We will learn to crochet, knit, make jewelry, explore paper crafts, create collages, and paint with coffee, watercolor, and acrylics.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Ping Pong

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Play ping pong in the library!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Writers' Group

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

We meet to share and discuss each other's writing.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Low-Impact Chair Exercise for Adults

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Peggy leads this low-impact workout designed to help build muscle strength while improving cardiovascular health and range of motion. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Introduction to iPhone & iPad: Use and Navigation

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Learn how to use the proper settings and functions of the iPhone and iPad. There will be hands-on practical training. Space is limited; registration is required. Participants have to bring their own iPhone/iPad.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Total Body Conditioning Class for Adults

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Zarina leads this fitness class designed to assist with your daily activities, from lifting shopping bags to climbing the stairs and pushing the carts. Using your own bodyweight, we will incorporate moves like squats and lunges that will build muscle, gain strength, and burn calories. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Zumba for Adults

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Annette leads this fitness class designed for adults that includes a combination of high and low impact aerobics and incorporates dance moves to the beat of salsa, merengue, and a variety of music. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Health and Safety

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Summer is here! That means beaches, sunshine, mosquitoes, and more! Come get some health and safety information that could help you and your loved ones stay safe, healthy, and cool this summer! We will discuss the importance of sunscreen, staying hydrated, and avoiding tick bites.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Introduction to Microsoft Word (in Spanish)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn how to create a document and work with tables. Participants should have basic computer skills and must attend all three classes. Preregistration is required in person at the Central Library Cyber Center Reference Desk beginning Thursday, May 30 at 10:00 a.m. or by calling 718-990-0769.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: PrEP and PEP

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Announcing the next generation of HIV prevention! Did you know that there are medications that can help prevent HIV infection? Come learn about them from Maureen Jones, RN infectious disease nurse. All are welcome. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Bring Your Story: Queens Memory Podcast Premiere, Episode 3

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Come listen and share with us in a three-part listening event series to celebrate the launch of the first season of the Queens Memory Podcast, “Memories of Migration.” The podcast draws from oral history recordings with Queens residents. At each event, we will listen to a full episode from the season, followed by a talk-back session with a featured storyteller from the episode.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Teen Trivia

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Teen Trivia Showdown is presented by Lefrak City Friends. Join us for a night of fun and entertainment. Test your wits!


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Zumba Gold Workshop

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Zumba Gold instructor Suzanne Windland will teach dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Bring Your Story: Mano de Obra/Hands-on [Art] Work: Music, Stories, and Poetry

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us for an evening full of art and emotions in which talented Ecuadorian-Americans (Christopher Moncayo-Torres, Maria Fernanda Chamorro, Pedro Mieles Cantos, Sara Ontaneda, Joanne Vance, Stephan Sebastian Herrera) will delight you with stories, poetry, and music.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:15PM

Bring Your Story: Alicia Svigals' Klezmer Fiddle Express

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Alicia Svigals' Klezmer roots band presents a program of ecstatic Jewish instrumental music and Yiddish song, both ancient and new. Space is limited. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:15PM

Bring Your Story: Akoko Nante Ensemble

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

This Queens-based Pan African percussion and vocal ensemble presents music harvested from the continent of Africa and its diaspora—from the royal palaces of Ghana to the groves of old Haiti, the seaside shanties of Cuba, and more.


Jun
20
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Understanding the Real Situation at Our Southern Border

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

With so much contradictory information about immigration issues, it’s hard to know what’s really going on. Please join us as Nara Milanich, history professor at Barnard College/Columbia University, breaks it down and separates truth from hype.


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:15PM

Ping-Pong Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for our brand new Ping-Pong Club! Game time starts at 6pm and all ages are welcome. Children under the age of 12 should have an adult accompanying them.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Knit and Crochet Circle

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Have you ever wanted to learn how to knit? This is a beginner knitting class for anyone interested in learning the craft. Learn to knit, get help with projects, and share patterns and techniques. Gather and socialize with others who share your interest as you work on your projects and perhaps gain a few tips and tricks! We have some supplies, but please bring your own if you have them.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Friends of Ridgewood: New York City Swing

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

The Ridgewood Library is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year.
Come to a music concert of songs from the 1920s, '30s, and '40s performed by New York City Swing.
Singing and dancing to the music are encouraged.
June 20 (Rain Date June 27)
July 18 (Rain Date July 25)
August 15 (Rain Date August 22)

Sponsored by the Friends of the Ridgewood Library with funding from Councilman Robert Holden.


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Beginners' Computer Class

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Adults are introduced to basic computer programs: the Internet, email, and Microsoft Word.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Yoga for Adults with Dorothy Ng

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Certified yoga instructor Dorothy Ng teaches basic yoga techniques and exercises. Bring a mat and wear workout clothes. It is recommended that you do not eat for three hours or drink for one hour before class. Space is limited and available first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness for Adults

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Nora leads this fitness class that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardio fitness and mobility and to tone the body. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Summer Reading: Hour of Code Club

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Come use our laptops for our Hour of Code gaming session! This club will focus on understanding how coding controls everything on computers & technology through gaming. This program is for kids ages 7+.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

8:00PM

Haitian Creole Class for Beginners

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

This course is for people with little or no prior knowledge of Haitian Creole (Kreyòl). Participants will learn speaking, reading, writing, and listening comprehension within a Haitian cultural context. Core concepts of grammar, phonetics, and other aspects of language structure will be covered. At the end of the course, participants will be able to conduct simple conversations and write at the basic level in Kreyòl. Space is limited.


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Long Island Sound Performs Hits of the '50s and More

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Take a trip down memory lane with classic tunes by Johnny Mathis, Connie Francis, great Motown artists, and more.


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Open Mic

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Performers are invited to share their talents in a five-minute presentation of either poetry, written word, music, comedy, or spoken word. Spectators are also welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
20
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Pop, Rock & Soul: Songs of the 60s

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Pop/Jazz vocalist Cody Childs performs the music of the 60s featuring the songs of Wilson Pickett, Aretha Franklin, The Beatles, Ben E. King, The Young Rascals, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and others. . This tribute includes biographical notes of the artists as well as a performance of their hits such as “Respect”, “Don’t Let The Green Grass Fool You”, “Stand By Me”, ”Knock On Wood”, "Groovin’ ", "I Heard It Through The Grapevine” and more.


Jun
20
8:00PM

--to--

9:00PM

After Hours Book Discussion Group

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

This is an evening book discussion group by teleconference. First-time callers, please contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers and for this month's book selection.


Jun
21
9:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Current Issues Databases

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to access information on controversial topics such as abortion, the death penalty, gun control, euthanasia, and much more using electronic databases and other online sources. Preregistration is required in person or call the Cyber Center at 718-990-0769.


Jun
21
10:00AM

--to--

10:45AM

Funtastic Family Sing-Along

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children and their parents and caregivers will enjoy a family sing-along with popular songs.


Jun
21
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Whitney Museum Teleconferenced Lecture Series

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

5/24: Current Exhibit, David Wojnarowicz: History Keeps Me Awake at Night
6/21: Whitney Biennial 2019
Call Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 to register and to receive access codes for these teleconferences. Printed documentation will be provided.


Jun
21
10:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

STARs: Senior Theater Acting Repertory

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Calling all older adults! Join our galaxy of STARs and perform theatrical works at the library with a great group of people!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

We meet weekly to play this popular word game. Please bring your own Scrabble set.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

Picture Book Time

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4 and under and their parents or other adult caregivers are welcome for storytelling, music, and games. This program runs all year long.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Mother Goose

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and more.


Jun
21
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

Whitestone Korean Book Discussion

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Join us for our Korean book discussion.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:15AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, and finger plays, followed by a coloring page for ages 1 - 3. Caregiver must attend.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

1:00PM

Knitting & Crochet Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Knitters and crocheters, if you are looking for a place to share your "purls" of wisdom and experience, please join us. Bring your own material.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

In this 45-minute program, infants to 3 years olds enjoy bouncing rhymes, puppets, and free play with our toys and puzzles. An adult must accompany the child.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mommy and Me

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for playtime with arts and crafts for toddlers ages 1-3.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

English Conversation Class

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Adults improve their English through group conversations about everyday topics.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Playtime

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a fun toddler playtime for 1-3 year olds with caregivers.


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Storytime

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy some fun stories and coloring.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Babies & Books

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

You are your child's first teacher. Enjoy our wide variety of board books, nurture preliteracy skills, meet up with other caregivers, and discover the joy of reading with your baby at the library! This program is for infants ages 6-17 months.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Mother Goose Time/Picture Book Open Play

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Mother Goose Time is for children 18 months to 2 years of age. Join us for songs, finger plays, and stories.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Knitting & Crochet Group

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

If you like to knit and crochet, the library invites you to meet up and share techniques and patterns with one another. You must bring your own supplies.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Feel the Breeze Program for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 1 to 5 will play with fun, interactive toys that will make them feel a nice breeze. They will learn about wind.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Storytime

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Children birth to age 5 and their parent or caregiver are welcome to join us for stories, songs, crafts, and lots of fun. A great way to meet other families with young children in the neighborhood. Siblings are always welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Storytime and Me

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children between the ages of 8 months to 18 months and their caregivers are welcome to enjoy a storytime and activity time together.


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Toddler Time

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers are welcome to join us for a simple craft followed by stories, songs, and finger plays.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Microsoft Word For Beginners In Spanish

Location: Broadway
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut and paste Items; and use Word’s main functions and commands. You will also learn how to use a Flash Drive or USB. Basic computer skills are required. Please call 718-721 2462 to register.


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Play Hooray for Preschool Children

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Preschool children will enjoy a play hooray with their parents or caregivers. Please register at the library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Friday Morning Storytime (Ages 18-36 Months Old)

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come to the library for stories, songs, and finger plays for children ages 18-36 months old.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Art

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Join us for a planet-themed story time followed by a craft for toddlers and their caregivers.


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

This program offers stories, songs, and finger plays for young children from 1 year (walkers) -2 yrs.


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Power Walk Fitness

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Try our indoor gentle fitness for health and wellness.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Computer & Microsoft Office Help

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Do you have a computer question? Need help with Microsoft Office? Stop into Long Island City and receive help and basic computer tips. Bring your questions.
*It is recommended to bring a Flash Drive.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Toddler Time and Preschool Stories

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun for toddlers and preschoolers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers.


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Creative Aging: Working with Watercolors

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

Working with Watercolors is taught by professional teaching artist Richard Estrin. This is a nine-session sequential course. Attendance at all sessions is recommended. Registration is required. Register by calling the Peninsula Library at 718-634-1110. All supplies will be provided by the Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Baby and Me

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Babies (3-17 months) and their parents and caregivers are welcome to join us for bounces, nursery rhymes, stories, and more!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

PreK Stories

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Parents/caregivers with PreK three & four year olds will enjoy storytime and activities. We'll explore a new theme and skill every week!


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

One-on-One Computer Basics

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

We are offering 30-minute one-on-one computer training, available by appointment. Participants are limited to three sessions per day. Sign up for classes at 11am, 11:30am, or noon.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

11:45AM

Summer Reading: STEM Storytime

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Children in pre-K to grade 1 are invited to join us weekly for a story and various STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities. This fun and hands-on program will include a read-aloud of a popular children's picture book along with a STEM craft and activity.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-18 months can join us for simple songs, finger plays, and nursery rhymes. Caregivers must be present.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

Bring your baby ages 6-18 months to Mother Goose Time at the library. They will hear stories, sing songs, and play. Help your child enrich their early literacy skills by participating together in this fun group!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Little Critters Lapsit

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Little Critters is for children 6 to 12 months old. Engage with your young one through lap bounces, finger play, songs, and stories!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Toddler Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs for children ages 18 to 36 months and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Baby and Me

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Babies (ages birth up to 1 year) and their caregivers will enjoy a lap-sit program consisting of stories, songs, and rhymes.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Storytime

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories and songs Fridays at 11:30am. All ages are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:30AM

--to--

12:00PM

Family Playtime

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-5, come and play with toys and make new friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
11:30AM

--to--

12:15PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

This program offers stories, songs, and finger plays for young children ages 3-4.


Jun
21
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Do you have a gadget or device that you are having issues with or need help with? Bring your device to the library and get one-on-one help! To make an appointment or if you have any questions please call Poppenhusen Library at 718-353-8894.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
12:00PM

--to--

12:30PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
12:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

We meet weekly to play this popular word game. Please bring your own Scrabble set.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

HIAS Meeting

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Meet with representatives from the refugee resettlement agency HIAS for a refugee health promotion workshop series for their Afghan clients in Queens.


Jun
21
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Friday Films

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for Friday Films! Every Friday, we'll be showing a mix of classics, new movies, and hidden gems.


Jun
21
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Movie Matinee

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us at the North Hills Library for screenings of feature films:
6/7: "King of Thieves" (2018, R)
6/21: " On the Basis of Sex" (2018, PG-13)


Jun
21
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Kevin Hart Movie Marathon

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

June is Kevin Hart Matinee Month. Join us for screenings of his blockbuster movies.
6/7: "Central Intelligence" (2016, PG-13)
6/14: "Wedding Ringer" (2015, R)
6/21: "Get Hard" (2015, R)
6/28: "Ride Along" (2014, PG-13)

Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
12:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

One-on-One Technical Assistance for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Do you need help with downloading our apps, navigating our website, or surfing the Internet? Do you have a phone, table, laptop, gadget, or any device you need help with? Bring it in to the Customer Service Specialist desk and get one-on-one help. Please sign up at the customer service desk.


Jun
21
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Canasta Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Come play or learn the game.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Whitestone Mahjong Club

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Interested in playing Mahjong or learning how to play? Sign up by calling 718-831-8644.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Creative Aging: Watercolor Workshop

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald leads this two-session art workshop. Registration is required. Please call the Howard Beach Library to register at 718-641-7086.


Jun
21
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Let's Bingo!

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Spend an hour playing Bingo with old friends and new. Earn bragging rights & sometimes a surprise library prize.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

STARs Performance

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

The Senior Theater Acting Repertory will perform an afternoon of theatrical works.


Jun
21
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Film Festival Fridays

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

We show classic and independent films every Friday at 2:00 PM. Please call Bay Terrace Library at 718-423-7004 for titles.


Jun
21
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Informational Table-Catholic Charities

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Catholic Charities is setting up an informational table at the Richmond Hill Library @ 2pm. Learn about benefits available through this organization including Meals on Wheels and the Friendly Visiting Program.


Jun
21
2:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Freestyle Fridays

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join us after school on Fridays to hang out with your friends and participate in activities like board games, ping pong, art, and karaoke! Each week features a different activity; come on by to check it out!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Movie Fridays for Kids

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for fun movies!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Family Film Friday

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Join us for two different family film screenings!
6/7: "Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween" (2018, PG)
6/21: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (PG)


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Program: Maker Cart

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join other students in creating fun and engaging maker projects with our STEAM mobile Maker Cart.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Email for Beginners

Location: Broadway
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to use the basic features of an email account to communicate quickly and conveniently with friends and family! You will also learn how to attach files to outgoing messages and open incoming attachments. Tips for printing messages will also be demonstrated.


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Space! The Cosmos For Kids

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Space! The Cosmos For Kids is a techno-space dance party for kids. Each song includes dancing, music technology, and information about our solar system to a thumping beat. Space is limited. Preregistration is required. This program is for children ages 6 to 12.


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Summer Reading: Take It With You Craft for Teens

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Teens are welcome to join the Peninsula Library to make and take the craft of the day.


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Movie: "Mars Needs Moms"

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Customers of all ages are welcome to join us as we watch "Mars Needs Moms" (2011, PG).


Jun
21
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Summer Reading: Teen Kickoff Celebration

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Come to the Summer Reading Kickoff Celebration! Enjoy making a solar print (weather permitting) and learn about all the different summer reading programs going on this summer. This program is for teens entering grades 7-12.


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday Kids' Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 join us for a variety of fun activities each week: knitting, arts and crafts, board games, Legos, and much more! Parents, grandparents, and other adult caregivers are encouraged to join the activities!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Friday STEAM

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Join us for fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math!


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Board Game Fridays

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

You provide the fun; we'll provide the games! Come to the Maspeth Library every Friday, and give us your library card to use any of our many board games.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Table Top Gaming & Chess

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join Fresh Meadows in our Funday Friday with gaming.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Arts and Crafts

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

School-age children, come and join us on Friday afternoons to make an arts and crafts project.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Day

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children of all ages are welcome to join game day for some board game fun.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Game Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Come join us for an afternoon of checkers, chess, Connect Four, Jenga, jigsaw puzzles, mancala for kids, Monopoly, Scrabble, World Hangman, Yu-Gi-Oh, and more!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

S.T.E.A.M. Fridays

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Let off a little S.T.E.A.M. on Friday! Children are welcome to participate in a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) activity!
4/26: Newspaper Shoe Challenge
5/3: Design and Build Your Own "mini roller coaster"
5/10: Rescue Device
5/17: Pretty Penny Experiments
5/31: Maze Design
6/7: Popsicle Stick Geometry
6/14: Design and Build Your Own "Grabber"
6/21: Newspaper Tower Challenge
6/28: CD Balloon Hovercraft

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Plaza Theatrical Productions Presents The Wizard of Oz

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

The celebrated children's classic comes to life onstage with Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion. The entire family will enjoy this adaptation, complete with costumes, sets, and the music of the MGM movie.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 3 and up, come play board and card games and try your hand at origami on Friday afternoons in the children's room! Start your weekend off in a fun way!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Movie Showing: Kids' Choice

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Vote starting Monday to help choose which movie the library will show on Friday! The choices are "Spy Kids" (2001, PG), "Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams"
(2002, PG), or "Spy Kids 3: Game Over" (2003, PG). Audio in English, subtitles in Spanish (if available for chosen movie).


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Children's Friday Matinee

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Kids age 12 and under with their parents or guardians are invited to screenings of blockbuster children's movies.
6/7: "The Emoji Movie" (2017, PG)
6/14: "Annie" (2014, PG)
6/21: "Christopher Robin" (2018, PG)
6/28: "The Nutcracker and the Four Realms" (2018, PG)
Seating is limited and available first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Seaside Open Mic

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Seaside Library invites all neighborhood performers to come and be a part of our open mic night! Bring your guitars, mandolins, voices, poetry, dancing shoes, and more. Let's celebrate each other's creativity and just have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
3:45PM

--to--

5:30PM

Recovery International

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Anxiety, fear, obsessions, anger, stress, depression: finding a way to cope is here. A Recovery International meeting is a safe, free, and confidential place to get help for these issues. All are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:45PM

Kids' Film

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

We will show a children's film or family film, a genre that contains children or relates to them in the context of home and family.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Come race your wheels off, battle your heart out, and dance your socks off with Wii games at the library every Monday! We have sports games, dancing games, racing games, and more! No registration or experience necessary. A parent or guardian must accompany children under age 8.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Friday

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Start the weekend with fun games, crafts, puzzles, and more. No registration required.


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Have fun during game day! Check out a board game to play with your friends, or play one of our specialty games with new and old friends.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Fridays

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a fun activity every Friday!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

New York Cares offers chess lessons for beginners and an opportunity for experienced players to get in the games.


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Tween and Teen Club

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Tweens and teens, join us every Friday (that school is open) to hang out with your friends, make new friends, play games, and create crafts. There will be a different activity every week for 5th-12th graders.


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Spring Arts and Crafts

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Join us for spring arts and crafts for ages 3 and up.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Game Day

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Come and play one of our many board games. This program is for the whole family.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Teen Code Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn to code at Queens Public Library! Our code club has no lectures: you’ll learn to make websites, animations, apps, and games by actually making them, step by step. Prepare for a tech career or learn skills you can use in the real world right now to make whatever you can dream up.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Coding for All

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join us as we learn the basics of coding and play some computer games!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Samsung Windows Mixed Reality Experience

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Windows Mixed Reality combines the thrill of virtual reality mixed with augmented reality in an experience like no other. Must be 18+ and/or 13+ with parental consent.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Alien Writing Workshop Series For Kids

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

This is a writing workshop for children ages 7-12. The children will get to create, decorate, and write their own out-of-this world alien story!
June 21, 2019 4-5pm
July 29, 2019 at 2-3 p.m.
August 19, 2019 at 2-3pm


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Foster a sense of positive physical activity and sportsmanship using our Wii cart.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

First Day of Summer Planting

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the first day of summer by planting seeds.


Jun
21
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Circle of Friends for Autistic Children

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Children in our Circle of Friends discover the wonders of science doing simple experiments, develop social skills, and have fun playing games. Caregivers must be present. This program is for children ages 6 -12.


Jun
21
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Young Ambassadors Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

The Young Ambassadors Program is an innovative education and leadership development program focused on experiential learning and community.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Frogs, Bugs, & Animal Show with Jason Reilly

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

This program features frogs, bugs, chinchillas, and a chicken. Learn about where these animals are from, what they eat, when they sleep, and how they protect themselves. This program is for ages 6 to 12.


Jun
21
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Movie Night at Astoria Library

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

Join us for a film screening at the Astoria Library. We will be screening age-appropriate movies for kids every Friday.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
5:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Nail Polish Workshop

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Design and polish your own nails or have them done for you. All nail polishes and supplies will be provided.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Teen Anime and Graphic Novel Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Like manga? Enjoy graphic novels? Love anime? Then join us for our Anime and Graphic Novel Club! We'll watch new and old favorites, read amazing titles, and discuss what we liked and what we didn't.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
21
6:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

Bookcycle at the Solstice Celebration, Socrates Sculpture Park

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Stop by and see us at the Solstice Celebration, hosted by the Socrates Sculpture Park. The Bookcycle will be on hand for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books! All ages are welcome!


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

ShapeUp NYC: Cardio Sculpt for Adults

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Instructor Farrah leads this fitness class that uses high intensity weight bearing exercises interspersed with cardio to keep your heart rate up and keep you sweating. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Adult Coloring Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Bring your own coffee, tea, and biscuits. We will provide the atmosphere, including music and coloring supplies. Coloring is a new adult craze that promises relaxation, fun, and community.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Computers for Beginners (In Spanish)

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn how to turn on your computer and write an email. Participants must attend all three classes. Preregistration is required in person at the Flushing Library Cyber Center Reference Desk beginning Saturday, June 2 at 10 a.m. or by calling 718-661-1280.


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Summer Reading Face Painting

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Join us for face painting for children 12 and under. Children can get their faces painted while supplies last. *This event will take place at Murray Playground, 45th Rd. & 21st St, Long Island City, NY 11101.


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Self-Serve Craft

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Everything is ready for you in this self-serve craft for ages 6-12.


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Court Square Library Summer Reading Kickoff

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

The Friends of the Court Square Library are hosting their Third Annual Summer Reading Kickoff! There will be crafts, face painting, and more! The festivities will be held at Murray Park and all ages are welcome!


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Knitting Club

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Share patterns and techniques or just have a friendly chat while working on your knitting projects!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Shape Up NYC: Chair FITTness for Adults

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Mekki leads this seated fitness class which emphasizes functionality, strength, and flexibility with options for ranges of motion. Some exercises can be done seated or standing. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:15AM

--to--

11:15AM

It's Rocket Science: STEAM Workshop for Children

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

It is rocket science. This is an interactive workshop for ages 7-12 that explores rocketry basics and scientific concepts such as Newton’s laws of motion through various crafts and activities. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
22
10:15AM

--to--

12:00PM

English High Intermediate - Expressions/Idioms - Conversation Group

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join our English High Intermediate - Expressions/Idioms - Conversation Group! No registration required!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Family Story Time

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children and their families are invited to join us for songs, books, and parachute play. A parent or caregiver must be present.


Jun
22
10:30AM

--to--

11:45AM

Tai Qi Class

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join us for Tai Qi class!


Jun
22
10:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Line Dancing with Angie

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Don’t sit on the sidelines! Join us and learn the latest line dances. It’s a lot of fun and definitely great exercise too!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Preschool Fun

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children ages 3-6 will play with age-appropriate games and make an occasional craft.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Whole Body Dance Cardio

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Mellissa leads this fitness class, a mixture of dance, aerobics, and toning all wrapped up into an upbeat environment. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Saturday Storytime

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Children (infants to 5-year-olds) and their parents/caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
10:30AM

--to--

3:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Love is Love is Love!

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Love knows no color, shape, or form. Use colorful paper, markers, and your imagination to make a rainbow bouquet featuring your loved one’s name on a flower petal! Add your creations to our Love Is Love Is Love collage! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

21st Century Tech Skills

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Using laptops, smart phones, and tablets, staff will demonstrate and teach you about different websites, tech tools, and social media tips to help with everyday needs.


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Saturday Kids' Craft

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join our Saturday creations in arts and crafts in the Children's Room.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Walk-In Craft

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Come create an awesome craft every Saturday, free of charge! The fun begins at 11am in the Children's Room.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Family Movies

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come join us for exciting and fun family movies, rated G or PG.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Chess Class for All

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

It's never too early (or too late) to learn how to play chess, which is the game of kings! Come learn how to play, enhance your skills, and have fun. Registration is required!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Low-Impact Dance Cardio for Adults

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Lucette leads this low-impact fitness class that uses fun music and high energy movement to help sculpt and stretch your body. Beginners and higher levels are welcomed. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel and water bottle. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Language Learning Group for Beginners in French

Location: North Hills
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Have you ever wished you could speak French? Learn how to use Transparent Language Online and benefit from an eight -week group learning experience too! You will need a Queens Library card and a computer, tablet, or smartphone to access Transparent Language to do your weekly assignments. Bring your device to the first session for help in setting up your Transparent Language Online account. Space is limited and preregistration is required.


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Language Learning Group for Beginners in Mandarin Chinese

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

Have you ever wished you could speak Mandarin Chinese? Learn how to use Transparent Language Online and benefit from an eight -week group learning experience too! You will need a Queens Public Library card and a computer, tablet, or smartphone to access Transparent Language to do your weekly assignments. Bring your device to the first session for help in setting up your Transparent Language Online account. Space is limited and preregistration is required.


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Language Learning Group for Beginners in Spanish

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Have you ever wished you could speak Spanish? Learn how to use Transparent Language Online and benefit from an eight-week group learning experience too! You will need a Queens Library card and a computer, tablet, or smartphone to access Transparent Language to do your weekly assignments. Bring your device to the first session for help in setting up your Transparent Language Online account. Space is limited and preregistration is required.


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Shape Up NYC: Ultimate Cardio for Adults

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Gloria leads this total body workout that incorporates techniques such as kicks and punches that move to a rapid pace. This fitness class is designed to promote cardiovascular fitness, strength, muscular endurance, and flexibility using high energy and motivating music. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers; bring a water bottle and towel. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Playdate: STEAM edition

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Infants and toddlers are invited to play and interact with one another as we sing, read, and explore balance, sound, water, and magnetism. There is room for everyone!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Language Learning Group for Beginners in Mandarin Chinese

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Have you ever wished you could speak Mandarin Chinese? Learn how to use Transparent Language Online and benefit from an eight-week group learning experience too! You will need a Queens Library card and a computer, tablet, or smartphone to access Transparent Language to do your weekly assignments. Bring your device to the first session for help in setting up your Transparent Language Online account. Space is limited and preregistration is required.


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Saturday Science Lab

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children up to age 12 and their families are invited to join us for Saturday Science Lab. This is a fun and hands-on science experience you're sure to enjoy! Learn and do a different science program every week!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Make Your Own Nature Documentary with Adobe Premiere

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 19 openings

Learn the basics of editing your own nature documentary with Adobe Premiere in this hands-on workshop series. Bring your own digital video files or download nature videos from an open source library and learn how to cut, transition, add a music bed, and color correct.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Family Crafts

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for some fun family crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Saturday Storytime and Songs

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for a family storytime! Hear stories, sing songs, and color a picture or two. Everyone is welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Super Saturday Morning

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids of all ages and their special grownups are invited to have fun on Saturday mornings with origami, coloring pages, board games, and puzzles for the 3+ crowd, and Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, and Star Builders for the little ones!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:15AM

--to--

11:45AM

Family Storytime

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Families with children of all ages are invited to join us every Saturday for a storytime.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Instructor Althea Bazemore leads this fitness class that uses easy-to-follow dance moves geared at increasing cardiovascular fitness, body toning, and burning calories. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. Be sure to bring a bottle of water. Space is limited. Participation is first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
11:30AM

--to--

1:00PM

Language Learning Group for Beginners in Spanish

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 15 openings

Have you ever wished you could speak Spanish? Learn how to use Transparent Language Online and benefit from an eight-week group learning experience too! You will need a Queens Public Library card and a computer, tablet, or smartphone to access Transparent Language to do your weekly assignments. Bring your device to the first session for help in setting up your Transparent Language Online account. Space is limited and preregistration is required.


Jun
22
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Fall Writing Circle and Performance Workshop

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

In this creative writing and performance workshop series, anyone with a story to offer, an interesting/dramatic character to present, or an interest in connecting their creative work with an audience will have the opportunity to offer and receive constructive feedback on work presented with emphasis on how effectively a piece might engage with an audience.


Jun
22
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Adult Ballroom

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Come join us for adult ballroom!


Jun
22
12:00PM

--to--

1:45PM

Saturday Afternoon Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

6/1: "A Star Is Born" (2018, R)
6/8: "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress" (2002)
6/15: "That Touch of Mink" (1962)
6/22: "Front Runner" (2018)
6/29: "Red Sparrow" (2018, R)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Writing from the Heart: An Eleven-Week Workshop in Creative Writing with Dr. Maxine Fisher

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Do you have the urge to write a story or essay -- perhaps based on your own personal experience -- but don't know how or where to begin? Come join a group of people who share a love of the written word. Dr. Maxine Fisher taught writing for many years at Queens College and is a published author of books for children and young adults. In addition, she writes for children's television. Space is limited. First-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
1:00PM

--to--

1:45PM

Intermediate Chess: Strategy and Puzzles

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 32 openings

Experienced chess players age 8-12 are invited to learn about advanced chess strategies and exciting chess puzzles. Registration in advance is required.


Jun
22
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Crochet Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Join our adult crochet program. All skill levels are welcome from beginner to advanced. Learn to knit or crochet, learn new stitches and techniques, or just come to enjoy some fellowship.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Wine Glass Painting

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a fun-filled session of wine glass painting; bring a friend and join us for a memorable afternoon. Glassware and materials will be provided. Space is limited.


Jun
22
1:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Queensbridge Community Science Project

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

Join us this summer as we observe our urban landscape more closely. Work with science educators in hands-on activities exploring air, water, and soil quality using science and technology tools. Connect with your neighbors and discuss solutions to indoor air quality, pathways for advocacy, and resources for continued monitoring of our community.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Long Island Sound Performs Hits of the '50s and More

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Take a trip down memory lane with classic tunes by Johnny Mathis, Connie Francis, great Motown artists, and more.


Jun
22
1:45PM

--to--

3:30PM

Chess with Mr. Fariad

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

All chess lovers are welcome to this program: advanced players, intermediate, and beginners.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Ping Pong Club

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come to the library to challenge friends to ping pong every Saturday afternoon.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Workshops for Parents & Students

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Saturdays: 12/8: How to Help Your Children Apply for College; 3/16: How to Obtain New York State Teacher’s Certification; 5/18: How to Help Your Children Use Their Home Language in Studying Other Courses and English; 6/22: New York State High School Graduation Requirements
*Rooms A&B*


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Chess & Games

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for an afternoon of games & chess. Kids, come have fun, play, and practice your skills.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Saturday Family Movie

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Families are invited to join us for our Saturday afternoon movie screening.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Family Fun Time (Playroom)

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Please join us for hours of fun and games for the entire family. Come and play board games, Legos, puzzles, and much more. Space is limited; registration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Make Your Own Magazine

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Kids create their own magazine style.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to learn chess or improve their chess skills. All skill and experience levels are welcome!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Seaside Library Saturday Matinee

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us Saturdays at 2pm for a seasonal selection of movies we hope our adult and older adult movie fans will enjoy.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bring Your Story: An Afternoon of Chinese Culture

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Celebrate Immigrant Heritage Month with the Ba Ban Chinese Music Society with cultural presentations of Chinese music and dance.


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Microsoft Excel for Spanish Speakers

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn how to create a worksheet and perform calculations. Participants should have basic computer skills and must attend all three classes. Preregistration is required in person at the Langston Hughes Library Reference Desk beginning June 1 at 10 a.m. or by calling 718-651-1100.


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Series on May Fourth New Literature Movement by Chinese Writers Assoc. of NY and Flushing Library

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

This year marks the one-hundredth anniversary of the May Fourth Movement of 1919 in China. Vernacular literature, democracy, and science were advocated vastly by scholars and students in the big wave. Four well-known speakers are invited to deliver speeches on four topics covering how the movement significantly and profoundly influenced modern Chinese literature.
*IRC Conference Room*


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Bring Your Story: Fiesta Flamenca

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Experience the cultural richness and traditions of flamenco. Members of Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana bring you a colorful and lively performance full of the energetic music and intense dance that reveals a glimpse into a life full of pride, passion, honor, love, and sorrow. With influences from North Africa, South America, the Gypsies, and the Jewish peoples, this vibrant and culturally diverse art form will keep you moving.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Children and Tween Art Studio

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Kids and tweens are invited to join the creative art studio at the South Jamaica Community Library; children will enjoy a variety of art projects. Ages 6+ are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bring Your Story: An Afternoon of Bengali Culture

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

The Bangladesh Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) presents an afternoon of Bengali culture with traditional music, folk dances, folk tales, and beautiful henna art designs.


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bring Your Story: Drawing and Storytelling -- How Do We Stay Hopeful in the Face of Climate Change?

Location: Woodside
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 11 openings

Be inspired by the exhibit "Remember Y(our) Connection/Tandaan Ang Ating Ugnayan: Filipino Wisdom in the Face of Climate Change." Participants can share stories of how they tap into their own power, resilience, and strength (lakas ng loob), make drawings, and envision a role for themselves towards creating a sustainable world. Everyone is welcome! This program is for ages 5 and up, accompanied by parent/guardian. Registration is required. Space is limited. Materials will be provided.


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

A Balloon Show with Nick The Balloonatic

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

In this fun-filled balloon show, Nick The Balloonatic will interact with children as he sculpts balloons, laughs, and jokes, making everyone feel special. Crazy hats, animals, and your favorite characters will be given away for children to take home.


Jun
22
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Day

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to watch a movie.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Write On With The NY Writers Coalition!

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Everyone has a voice. Everyone has a story. Bring yours and join us for writing and sharing work in a supportive, respectful environment. Poetry, plays, short stories, and everything in between – all crafted in one room! Tap into your unwritten stories at this free workshop for writers (teens and adults) of all experience levels, backgrounds, and genres. Writing prompts and materials will be provided. No sign up required -- simply turn up!


Jun
22
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Movie

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come join us for a family-friendly movie! (Rated PG-13 or below.)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Cinema Saturdays

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Kids ages 5 and up and their caregivers can sit back and enjoy a great feature film in the comfort of Forest Hills' Story Hour Room. Come be entertained by the magic of the movies!
Join us in June for the following movies:
June 1: 101 Dalmatians (1961) (ages 5 and up) 80 min
June 8: Over the Hedge (ages 5 and up) 83 min
June 15: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (ages 6 and up) 89 min
June 22: Curious George (ages 4 and up) 86 min
June 29: The Emperor’s New Groove (ages 6 and up) 78 min

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Legos

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5 to 12 years old are invited to create a Lego project using a different theme each week. A parent or guardian must be present.


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Movies

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for various family movie screenings!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Coloring Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Relax and unwind at Poppenhusen Library and make new friends while having fun with family coloring time. We will provide coloring sheets and pencils. Just come in and have fun!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Movie Night

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Join us every Saturday for family Movie Time. Upcoming movies include:

5/4 - "Tangled"
5/11 - Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse
5/18 - Mary Poppins Returns
5/25 - Kubo and the Two Strings

6/1 - Paranorman
6/8 - A Goofy Movie
6/15 - Brave
6/22 - Beauty & the Beast


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Microsoft Word (in Bengali)

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn to create documents and work with tables. Part 1-Introduction to Microsoft Word; Part 2- Creating and saving documents; Part 3-Working with tables and printing. Participants should have basic computer skills and must attend all three classes. Preregistration is required. Please call the Hollis Library reference desk at 718-776-6800.


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Basic Coding Classes for Kids

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

This program introduces children ages 8-12 (3rd to 7th grades) to the world of coding. Participants will learn basic HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create their very first webpage. Attendance is required for all four sessions. Register in person or by calling 718-831-8636.


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Lego Hour

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Get your Lego on! This program is for ages 6 - 12.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Refresh Your Self! Presented by Global Harmony House Meditation Center

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Tiredness often appears when we suppress our full potential. Discover how you may be wasting your valuable energy and learn how to develop an "energy savings plan" for your life. Live with joy and enthusiasm!


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Bring Your Story: Drums Around the World

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Musicians of Percussia take you on a musical journey using percussion instruments, chants, and rhythms from all over the world, including Brazil, West Africa, India, Cuba, and China. The audience is invited to become active participants by clapping rhythms, singing songs, and even participating in a Chinese Lion Dance.


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Bring Your Story: Preserving and Promoting Cultural Heritage in Design and Fashion

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Community artist/fashion designer/stylist Joshe Ordonez explores how design and the wisdom of cultural heritage are important to the preservation and promotion of traditional techniques and practices of ethnic minority communities. Attendees will also have the opportunity to view a demonstration by an Ecuadorian artisan who will demonstrate the ancient technique of straw weaving.


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Motown Revue

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Vintage Bliss performs the hits of the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Martha and the Vandellas, the Four Tops, Aretha Franklin, Billy Preston, and the Temptations.


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Bring Your Story: An Introduction to Samba: Music, Dance, and Culture by Samba New York!

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Ethnomusicologist/percussionist Philip Galinsky shares some interesting facts about the origins of samba, its instruments, and rhythms. Also included in the program will be a live samba dance demonstration along with a short samba dance lesson!


Jun
22
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Computer Class for Beginners

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Learn how to search Queens Public Library Catalog and Web, how to create and use email, and how to use Microsoft Word 2010. For adults, preregistration is required; maximum of three people for one hour.


Jun
22
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

ProjectArt Students' Gallery

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Come and enjoy beautiful art works by students in three ProjectArt classes at Windsor Park.


Jun
23
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Chinese Author Talk Series #39: Li Heping: Application Guide for High Schools in the United States

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

The author's book highlights the comparison of public and private schools in the United States----the similarities and differences, giving parents ideas about why and how to choose private schools.
The author will also address the pros and cons of choosing a special high school and entering a regular high school.


Jun
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Zumba: Latin Dance Fitness

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Instructor Meiling Schumm uses Latin dance moves to create a workout that helps you lose fat, build muscle, and feel more energized. Dress in exercise clothes, bring a bottle of water, and come early to complete an exercise release form.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
23
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Telling the Art Deco Story of Jamaica

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Did you know that Jamaica has a rich and exciting history told through its beautiful and special Art Deco buildings? Discover the neighborhood's fascinating Art Deco architecture and design of the 1930s and '40s with an expert from the Art Deco Society of New York, architectural historian Anthony W. Robins. Register online for this slide illustrated talk at: JamaicaTalk.Eventbrite.com


Jun
24
9:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Healthcare Insurance Enrollment

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Get help from a Healthcare Navigator of the NY State of Health with enrolling into a low-cost health plan.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Stay Well

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Special Services and New York City Department for the Aging-Health Promotion Unit present
Stay Well Program for New Yorkers 60 and older.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
10:00AM

--to--

11:00AM

Introduction to Computers Class

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics of how to use a computer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
10:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Introduction to Job Interviews

Location: Flushing
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly afterwards. Preregister online or for more information call 718-661-1205.


Jun
24
10:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Sewing Club: Open Lab

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Need to sew? Do you have a project you would like to work on? We provide the sewing machines and accessories; you bring your own project and fabric. There is no instruction during the lab so you need to know how to use a sewing machine. No registration is required, but space is limited. Adults 18 and over only.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Summer: Mother Goose Rhyme & Storytime

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Kids up to age 5 can enjoy nursery rhymes, storytimes, and free play.


Jun
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Preschool Storytime

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and movement, followed by a fun, creative activity for children ages 3 and 4 years with their parents or caregivers. Space is limited; pick up a free ticket in the Children's Room at least 15 minutes before each session.


Jun
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Join us for the June session of Toddler Time! Enjoy songs, finger plays, and simple story books for toddlers ages 18-35 months and their caregivers. Registration will begin on May 20th. Space is limited so don't miss out!


Jun
24
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

ShapeUp NYC: Beginner Yoga

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

ShapeUp NYC instructor Jairo leads this fitness class where participants will practice beginning Vinyasa postures to warm up the body, bring flexibility to all muscles and joints, and wake up the nervous system followed by stretching exercises and ending with deep relaxation techniques. Wear comfortable clothing suitable for exercise; bring a yoga mat and a bottle of water. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
12:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Watercolor Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

Practice your painting skills and meet others to share your talent. Please bring your own supplies.


Jun
24
12:30PM

--to--

1:30PM

Basic Email

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come learn how to create and manage your email account.


Jun
24
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Movie Screening: "I am Sam"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

A man fights for custody of his daughter when the state tries to place her in a foster home. (2001, PG-13)


Jun
24
1:00PM

--to--

2:15PM

Wholesome Skin Care

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Licensed cosmetologist Mirelle Netelle shares tips and techniques to creating more beautiful, healthier skin.


Jun
24
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Working with Clay: A Workshop for Seniors

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

This is a three-session workshop with teaching artist Alacia Stubbs. Learn how to sculpt with air drying clay. You will learn how to varnish and decorate with acrylic paint. Registration is limited. Please call the library to register. This program is funded through Older Adult Services for Seniors.


Jun
24
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Digital Apps for Time Management and Organization

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 17 openings

Websites and apps are helping people keep track of many things: their time, fitness, meeting tasks. We'll show you some of the best free services that can help you keep schedules and projects on track.


Jun
24
2:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Craft for Toddlers

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a craft that will work on your toddler's fine motor skills! All supplies will be provided and toddlers can take home their craft at the end of the class.


Jun
24
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Teen Arts Time

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Teens will explore different artists and styles and create their own work in a judgement free environment. Every week is a new project and will feature classic and new (comics, zines, etc.) styles. No experience with art required! Drop in whenever to join.


Jun
24
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Circuited Stars!

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Join us for this special Teen Time, where we will wire together a bright constellation with circuitry and lights! This program is part of our Summer Reading Program.


Jun
24
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Program: Teen Cafe

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Come join us for fun at the Forest Hills Library in the auditorium! Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks to enjoy, and do homework and group projects for ages 13-18.


Jun
24
3:30PM

--to--

4:45PM

Bring Your Story: Irish Step Dancing

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Dancers from The Ciara Greene School of Irish Step Dancing will delight audiences with their high kicking and lively dancing. After this performance complete with costumes, music, traditional Irish step dancing shoes, and some history on Irish dance, audience members will be walking away humming to the tune of an Irish jig!


Jun
24
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Pride Month Movies: "The Birdcage"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Join us to watch "The Birdcage" (1996, R) Armand Goldman (Robin Williams) owns a popular drag nightclub in South Miami Beach. His long-time lover, Albert (Nathan Lane), stars there as Starina. "Their" son Val (actually Armand's by his one heterosexual fling, twenty years before) comes home to announce his engagement. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
24
3:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

The Mr. Chris Musical Experience

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join Mr. Chris in a summer reading kickoff and educational musical experience with hip-hop music, movement, storytelling, and interactive games for ages 6-12.


Jun
24
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Game Night

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for family game night! Cards and board games will be available!


Jun
24
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Bring Your Story: Recipe Club

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

Come join us to discuss recipes and cooking at the Kew Garden Hills Library! This month we'll be focusing on cooking and immigrant heritage, sharing the food traditions of all the various countries of our and our families' origins.


Jun
24
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

The Mr. Chris Musical Experience

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join Mr. Chris in an educational musical experience with hip hop music, movement, storytelling, and interactive games. For ages 6-12.


Jun
24
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Avoiding the "Summer Slide" with Teacher Jessica Wong

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

As the school year comes to an end, join us to learn from elementary school teacher Ms. Jessica Wong how our children can avoid the "summer slide" (the phrase used to describe the slide backwards that many children make in reading and math skills over the summer).


Jun
24
5:00PM

--to--

5:45PM

Summer Reading: Grades 5 & 6 Book Club at Hillcrest

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Each month we will read a different book & meet to discuss our favorite and least favorite parts, main plot points, and important topics raised by that month's book. Books available at the circulation desk; please leave your name & phone number so we can tell you when the next book has arrived!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
5:30PM

--to--

7:00PM

Korean for Beginners II

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

This class offers additional daily conversational skills and more vocabulary. This class also covers Korean grammar and sentence patterns with a solid foundation of four aspects of language: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Completion of Korean for Beginners I is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Laurelton Literary Society

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Please come and join the Laurelton Literary Society. This is a monthly adult book discussion group. Please note we will not meet during the summer months.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
24
6:00PM

--to--

7:45PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Book lovers, please come and join the Arverne Book Club! Each month we will select, read, and discuss a particular book. Upcoming book titles will be selected at our monthly meetings.


Jun
24
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Adult Craft Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join us for an evening of fun and crafting. Each month we create something new.


Jun
24
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Propagation Party

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Join us to share your plant seeds and cuttings or learn more about how to grow plants for free.


Jun
24
6:00PM

--to--

7:00PM

Draw Night

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

Do you love to draw or always wanted to learn? Do you love creating colorful flowers, landscapes, and portraits ? If you're over 16, come join us for Laurelton's Draw Night, now every Monday evening at 6 PM at the Laurelton Library with Ms. Christine. Register at the reference desk or give us a call!


Jun
24
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Making Jewelry by Quilling: A Crafts Workshop for Adults

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 13 openings

Phyllis Ger teaches participants how to roll and glue special paper to form unique jewelry which can then be embellished with sequins or crystals if desired. Preregistration is required. Space is limited. Materials are provided.


Jun
24
6:30PM

--to--

8:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

The last Monday of each month we're serving up hot coffee and thought-provoking conversation. Pick up a copy of this month's read at Rochdale Village Library.
June: "A More Beautiful and Terrible History" by Jeanne Theoharis


Jun
24
6:30PM

--to--

8:00PM

Bring Your Story: Uncovering Chinese American Family Histories with Amy Chin

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Are you interested in learning more about genealogy research for Chinese ancestors? Join us for this entertaining and informative presentation by experienced researcher, Amy Chin. For decades, Ms. Chin’s family carefully saved records, objects, and other personal artifacts of their immigration past. Join Ms. Chin for a behind the scenes look at how she pieced together her family’s history using public archives, libraries, oral histories as well as centuries-old genealogy books from China.


Jun
24
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Bring Your Story: Discover Your Family History

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Every family has a story. What's yours? Learn more about how to research your family story and find out about the experiences of your ancestors.


Jun
24
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Ask Me Anything

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Here's a chance to ask everything you ever wanted to know about our LGBTQ community but were afraid to ask! Our “Ask Me Anything” panel discussion aims to take away the awkwardness of asking personal questions in a public panel forum. Ask anonymously in writing and have your questions answered! For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
24
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Let’s Make Some Noise: LGBAC Woodwind Quintet and The Horn All Stars

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps bring performances of classical music, musical theatre, and opera with their Woodwind Quintet and horn ensemble The Horn All Stars. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
25
1:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Golden Girls Marathon

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Each day we will watch several classic "Golden Girls" episodes.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
25
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Title Swap at Queensboro Hill

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun hour of sharing the titles of our favorite books. Get ready to grow your reading list and share your own recommendations at this title swap led by our librarians. You'll leave with a list of great reads!


Jun
25
1:30PM

--to--

2:30PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

All are welcome to our discussion of "The Child" by Fiona Barton.


Jun
25
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Local History Chat with Oliver

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Oliver Hummel from the Queens Museum and local historian will lead the discussion group today. First-time participants should contact Mail-A-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
25
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Film Screening of "Milk"

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Join us for the screening of the film "Milk," starring Sean Penn, as he portrays the life of San Francisco activist and politician Harvey Milk (2008, R). For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
25
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Medication Management

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Keeping track of all our medications can be difficult for many reasons and as we get older, dealing with numerous medications can be even more complex. Come learn about how to make and keep a comprehensive medication list, information on medications to avoid as we get older, and tips for managing medications from Manpreet Boparai, PharmD, CGP, BCACP, a clinical pharmacist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.


Jun
25
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Bilingual Birdies Concert: Songs for Young Children

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Children accompanied by their parents or adult caregivers will learn new words and enjoy music, movement, and songs in English and Spanish at this live, interactive multicultural concert for celebrating summer reading. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Pop-Up Tabling for Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Pop-Up events engage teens in interactive activities & one-on-one education about sexual and reproductive health. Topics covered include sexual development and anatomy, rights, access to sexual and reproductive health services, and public insurance programs. Assistance with making appointments at PPNYC’s health centers is available. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
25
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Yarn Bookmark

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Come join our arts and crafts event for children of all ages to make DIY yarn bookmarks.


Jun
25
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Design Your Own Lace Bracelet

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 11 openings

Phyllis Ger shows how to give an ordinary cuff bracelet a chic designer look using vintage lace accented with crystals. Materials will be provided. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

A Reptile "Edventure" with Erik Callender

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

This fun-filled educational experience gives children age 6 and up a unique opportunity to see and learn about The Reptile Guy's animal science, rescue, and awareness. Meet reptiles, amphibians, and even some large insects from around the world.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Paint Night

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us to create an inspiring painting!


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading Rev Up!

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Ages 6-12, learn what you need to do to get ready for summer reading and try out some of our summer reading programs.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Do-It-Yourself Craft Corner

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Have a creative itch? Want to hang out with your friends and make something cool? Come join us in the Teen Room every week, grab some supplies (and maybe an idea or two, if you need it) and make to your heart's content.


Jun
25
4:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Summer Reading: Space Slime Making for Kids

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-12 will get to make space colored slime.


Jun
25
7:00PM

--to--

8:30PM

Building Extraordinary Relationships

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 47 openings

This class is geared toward developing networking strategies in order to foster partnerships and build relationships that lead to motivation, connections, resources, and investment opportunities. Attain new skills in an accessible and low-pressure setting.


Jun
26
9:30AM

--to--

11:00AM

Google Tips and Tricks

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

In this single-session workshop, participants will learn about different Google tools, including sharing documents online, organizing your medical records, and much more. Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required. Preregistration is required by phone at 718-990-0769 or in person at the Cyber Center desk.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us for picture books, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Music for Tots

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Come sing and dance to wonderful children's tunes! A few songs in Spanish are included. This program is recommended for ages 2+.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Toddler Story & Play Time

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join us for a half hour of free play with educational toys, followed by stories, song, rhymes, and movement for toddlers ages 18-35 months and their parents/caregivers. Space is limited; pick up a free ticket in the Children's Room at least 15 minutes before each session.


Jun
26
10:30AM

--to--

11:30AM

Community Gardening

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Work on the library grounds with library staff, friends, and neighbors.


Jun
26
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Bingo!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We're playing bingo and you can join in from home. This is a teleconferenced event open to older adults and the homebound. Call 718- 464-0084 for bingo cards, chips, and access numbers.


Jun
26
11:30AM

--to--

12:30PM

Bring Your Story: Create Your Family Flag

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Let your imagination run free and create your family flag! Combine colors and shapes which come from the flags of your family’s country or countries of origin, or use colors and pictures that are meaningful to your family, and make a unique family flag that celebrates your heritage!


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Chinese Open Mic

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Singing is one of the best ways to relieve stress. Group singing helps you make friends, build confidence, and find a sense of achievement. The Flushing Library and New Green Life Foundation present this “Chinese Open Mic” to welcome you to sing with others. First-come, first sing!
*Rooms A&B*


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Adult Book Club

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Adult Book Club is the last Wednesday of the month; enjoy a book and discuss it with a group of adults once monthly!


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Healthy Brain, Healthy Life

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Sunnyside Community Services/Care NYC will give insight into the best ways to reduce the risk of cognitive impairment as we age. Learn the steps to take to have a healthy brain and a healthy life by experiencing techniques designed to keep your brain happy and well.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
26
1:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Afternoon Film Screening

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

6/12- A Dog's Way Home (2019, PG) A lost dog goes on an epic 400 mile journey to be reunited with her owner. Along the way she meets a host of new friends, both human and otherwise.

6/26- The Painted Veil (2006, PG-13 ) A British couple take their troubled marriage to a remote Chinese village.


Jun
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Adult Book Discussion
5/29: "The Great Alone" By Kristin Hannah
6/26: "The Alice Network" By Kate Quinn


Jun
26
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Introduction to Excel

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 24 openings

Participants will learn the basic concepts of Microsoft Excel, such as what a spreadsheet is, basic Excel navigation, and basic data entry.


Jun
26
2:00PM

--to--

3:45PM

Summer Vacation Kickoff Movie

Location: Rego Park
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the last day of school by watching the movie Hotel Transylvania 3 (2018, PG) at the library. This program is for children in grades K-5. Registration is not required, but space is limited and is first- come, first-served.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Volunteer Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Decorate the library for this year's summer reading theme: A Universe of Stories. Community service credit given.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Wednesday Afternoon Movie

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for the showing of the movie "Boy Erased" (2018). For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:45PM

Family Movies

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us for some family movies in June:
6/1 - "Incredibles 2" (PG)
6/26 - "My Little Pony: The Movie"


Jun
26
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Coloring Pages

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Let's make some noise! Show your true colors with a compilation of coloring pages.


Jun
26
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: The Force Awakens

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Become a Jedi master and make your own lightsaber. Space and materials are limited; this program is recommended for ages 6-12.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Karaoke!

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Sing your heart out! This program is for all ages.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Anna's Book Club

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Anna's Book Club is a book club for discussion and reading inspiration. The club will discuss "Hum If You Don't Know the Words" by Bianca Marais. Everyone is welcome!


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Last Day of School BINGO!

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Celebrate the start of summer with everyone's favorite game for children ages 5-12. No registration required.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

BookBusters Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Kids grades 4-6 join us on the last Wednesday of every month to discuss popular books. Come in to pick up a copy of the books we're discussing this month.


Jun
26
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Origami

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, is a great way to get children engaged in math and problem solving. It also improves their thinking skills. Join us at the Seaside Library on Wednesdays at 4pm to make your own origami creations.


Jun
26
4:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Immigrant Heritage Month: Bring Your Story: Stories Around Clothes

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Do you have a traditional costume from your ancestral country? Come and show it off in our multinational mini-fashion show!


Jun
26
5:45PM

--to--

7:30PM

Introduction to Word

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Learn the basic skills in Microsoft Word and gain hands-on experience creating documents, changing formats, and using key shortcuts.


Jun
26
7:00PM

--to--

8:00PM

New You: Skin Care Secrets for Adults

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us for a skin care class with New York State licensed esthetician Linda Branitskaya who will share her knowledge about skin physiology, skin types, and skin care regiments. We will also create a skin care product using botanical ingredients that you can take home with you.


Jun
27
10:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Excel: Creating Charts and Graphs

Location: Central Library
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 12 openings

Learn how to create charts and graphs in Microsoft Excel. To register call 718-990-8625.


Jun
27
11:00AM

--to--

12:00PM

Book Discussion Club: "Exit West"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come and join us in our monthly book discussion. This month we are going to discuss "Exit West" by Mohsin Hamid.


Jun
27
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Microsoft Word Computer Class

Location: Hollis
Registration: Not required

Come learn how to use Microsoft Word to create documents and letters for daily use.


Jun
27
12:15PM

--to--

2:45PM

Movie Screening

Location: Bayside
Registration: Not required

Come and join us to watch movies together with families, friends, and other library customers.
5/1: "Lego DC Comics Superheroes: Justice League - Gotham City Breakout" (2016, NR)
5/4: "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" (2008, PG)
5/18: "Bumblebee" (2018, PG-13)
6/15: "Aquaman" (2018, PG-13)
6/27: "Mary Poppins Returns" (2018, PG)
6/28: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)
6/29: "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" (2018, PG-13)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunch

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays from 1-2pm for free summer lunches for children ages 0-18. Meals are first-come, first-served; space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Meals & Music for Kids & Teens

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

Children 18 and under are welcome to enjoy a free lunch and music from 1 to 2 pm during the summer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Navigating the Health Care System

Location: Bay Terrace
Registration: Not required

Gain insight about long-term care planning including Medicaid enrollment, navigating the healthcare system, and much more that can help you and your loved ones prepare for the road ahead. This program is presented by Sunnyside Community Services/CARE NYC.


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Meals and Fun

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Free summer meals for children 18 and under, plus fun activities like coloring, puzzles, and board games! Supplies are limited; first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals At Poppenhusen Library

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer lunch at Poppenhusen Library for ages 0-18 years old Monday-Friday June 27th-August 31st from 1pm-2pm. Come to the library and nourish your brain and body while you read or enjoy various activities at the library this summer.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

A Universe of Stories: Summer Meals - Lunch & Listen

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Join us at the Seaside Library at 1pm, Monday through Friday, for summer meals! Enjoy your meal while listening to audio books and shows that discuss outer space!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals in Space

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Enjoy the NYC DOE's Summer Meals program while exploring the universe through movies, images, and music. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch for all children 18 years old and under. Summer Meals provided by NYC DOE.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunches

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children ages 0-18 may come for a free school lunch on weekdays during the summer. First-come, first-served; space is limited. Enjoy a watching a video while you eat.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meal and A Movie Program

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

Children can come for a free meal and to watch a movie.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals & Movies 2019

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Children and teens are welcome to eat free lunch during the summer while watching a movie!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Free Summer Lunch

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

We will provide free summer lunch for all children and teens up to 18. Coloring and craft day included.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
1:00PM

--to--

2:30PM

Free Summer Meals and Fun

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer meals for children 18 and under plus fun activities like coloring pages, puzzles, and Friday movies.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

English Conversation Group

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Come learn and practice English in this informal group; no registration necessary!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Fun Book Club

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come to McGoldrick on Thursday June 27. We will be discussing the poetry of Edgar Allen Poe. We will be comparing it to other poetry. The book talk will be at 2 PM and we hope you can join us.


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Blast Off into a Universe of Stories!

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Kick off your summer reading with activities, games & more! Sign up for Queens Public Library's free summer reading program & learn what exciting programs Middle Village has for you this summer!


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Family Games

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Start the summer holiday with family fun including games, crafts, puzzles, and more. No registration required.


Jun
27
2:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Summer Reading: Blast off into a Universe of Stories!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Let's get the summer started by joining us at Queens Village Library to register for the Summer Reading program and do a fun activity!


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Aliens: Escape from Earth with Sciencetellers

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Throughout the intergalactic story, children 6 to 12 will get to discover the unbelievable world of science through experiments and demonstrations with chemical reactions, polymers, pressure, inertia, energy, explosions and so much more! Don’t miss this action-packed and educational alien adventure. It's totally out of this world! Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Adult Book Discussion: "There There"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

We will discuss "There There" by Tommy Orange.


Jun
27
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Book Club "Boy Erased" by Garrard Conley

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a discussion of the book "Boy Erased: A Memoir of Identity, Faith, and Family" by
Garrard Conley. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading Preview

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Learn about all the fun programs for school-age children that will be held at Broadway Library this summer. We'll play a summer reading game and do a craft based on the summer 2019 theme, “A Universe of Stories.” This program is for kids ages 5-12 and their families. No registration required.


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Amazing Readers Summer Movie Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Read the book; then watch the movie "The House With a Clock in Its Wall" written by John Bellairs. No registration is required (2018, PG).


Jun
27
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fused Glass Jewelry Making Workshop for Adults

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 1 openings

Learn about and make fused glass jewelry. Materials will be provided. Preregistration is required; class is limited to 20 participants.


Jun
27
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bookcycle Storytime

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Get out and enjoy the nice weather with a storytime and sing-along on the lawn at Murray Park! The Queens Public Library Bookcycle will be there for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books! All ages are welcome. In case of inclement weather storytime will be held at the Court Square Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

Summer Reading: Movie Premiere "Apollo 13"

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Come in from the heat and enjoy watching "Apollo 13" (1995, PG).


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Storytelling with Atiba Kwabena-Wilson

Location: Far Rockaway
Registration: Not required

Musician, poet, and storyteller Atiba Kwabena-Wilson will engage children age 6-12 in this fun-filled event. Space is limited. Registration is required.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Charades

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate the summer by playing charades. This program is for children ages 6 and up, teens, and adults.


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Bookcycle Craft

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Get out and enjoy the nice weather with a simple craft on the lawn at Murray Park! The Queens Public Library Bookcycle will be there for all of your library needs, including getting a library card and checking out books! The craft will be best suited for ages 2 and up. In case of inclement weather storytime will be held at the Court Square Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Nutrition Workshop for Kids and Teens

Location: South Hollis
Registration: Not required

This workshop promotes healthy eating, food safety, and nutrition information for kids and teens.


Jun
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Independence Day Crafternoon

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Kids ages 6-12, join us for an Independence Day craft session! Space is limited — first-come, first-served at the Reference Desk beginning 6/20/2018.


Jun
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Laurelton African American History Club

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

The Laurelton African American History Club aims to expose students to the rich heritage of African Americans and to support them in their own academic and personal growth as black citizens thriving in a global world.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Zumba Kids

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun dance-based exercise class designed just for kids!


Jun
27
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Make a Planet Mask for Kids!

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children will make their own planet mask.


Jun
27
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Amazing Readers Kids' Book Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 will discuss John Bellairs' "The House with a Clock in Its Wall" at this session of Amazing Readers. Participation will count toward the “Read Down Your Fines” program.


Jun
27
5:00PM

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7:00PM

Bring Your Story: Day of the Dead Tradition

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Mexican-born artist Aurelia Fernandez will discuss ancient traditions surrounding the Day of the Dead altar and demonstrate the making of it. She will also teach attendees in this workshop how to make calaveras---clay versions of the elaborately decorated sugar skulls used in Mexico. This is a crafts program for the entire family; all ages are welcome. Space is limited and is on a first-come, first- served basis.


Jun
27
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Slimefest

Location: Kew Gardens Hills
Registration: Not required

All summer long, we'll be hosting space-themed events every week, starting off with Slimefest, where you can make all kinds of alien goo to take home. This is suggested for ages 6-12.


Jun
27
5:00PM

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8:00PM

Friends of Lefrak City Family Fun Night

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Family Fun Nights are all about celebrating our customers! We're so thankful for everyone that's part of our extended family here at Lefrak City Library. Your dedication to success deserves a reward! The Friends of Lefrak City presents games for the entire family, a Soul Train line, a vision board craft, prizes, light refreshments, and music.


Jun
27
5:30PM

--to--

6:30PM

Meditation Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Experienced or beginning meditators are welcome to join the club and share breathing exercises and meditation techniques that may help to reduce stress.


Jun
27
5:30PM

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7:00PM

Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr.'s Mobile Office Hours

Location: Broad Channel
Registration: Not required

Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. is hosting library office hours to listen to constituent/community concerns and to make his office more accessible to the public.

5:30PM - 7PM
Thursday, August 16: Glendale temporary space
Thursday, September 6: Broad Channel
Thursday, September 20: Middle Village
Thursday, September 27: Seaside
Thursday, October 4: North Forest Park
Thursday, October 11: Ozone Park
Thursday, October 18: Howard Beach
Thursday, October 25: Kew Gardens Hills


Jun
27
5:30PM

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7:00PM

Ukulele for Kids

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Registration for is required for this six-class session. Please contact the branch directly to register.
Children 10 to 15 years old can join in these beginner's ukulele lessons. Ukuleles will be provided and registration will be first-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
5:45PM

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7:30PM

3D Printing Stencils

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 14 openings

Stencils are great tools for drawing and spray painting designs onto lots of different materials! For example, you can add a logo on a T-shirt or paint a mural. Learn how to create your own stencil in this beginner 3D printing class.


Jun
27
6:00PM

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7:45PM

Maspeth Evening Movie: "To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything! Julie Newmar"

Location: Maspeth
Registration: Not required

Three New York drag queens travel cross-country on their way to Hollywood, but a broken-down car strands them in a narrow-minded Midwestern town, where they share makeup tips with the ladies and show the hostile men how to treat women right (1995, PG-13).


Jun
27
6:00PM

--to--

7:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Inn Riots

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for a documentary about the Stonewall Inn in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
27
6:00PM

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8:00PM

Summer Movie Nights with Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Not required

Please join Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman as she hosts movie nights at three libraries:

Rosedale
Thursday, June 27 6PM-8PM: "Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse" (2018, PG)
Thursday, July 11 6PM-8PM: "Incredibles 2" (2018, PG)

Laurelton
Thursday, July 25 6PM-8PM: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" (2018, PG)
Thursday, August 8 6PM-8PM: "Hotel Transylvania" (2012, PG)

Central
Thursday, August 22 6PM-8PM: "A Wrinkle in Time" (2018, PG)

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
6:00PM

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7:30PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Documentary: American Experience Stonewall Riots

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

When police raided the Stonewall Inn, a popular gay bar in the Greenwich Village section of New York City on June 28, 1969, the street erupted into violent protests that lasted for the next six days. The Stonewall riots, as they came to be known, marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement in the United States and around the world. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

A Tribute to the Jersey Boys

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

The Vic Vincent Group presents a musical tribute to The Jersey Boys, who attained world-wide fame with their unique sound throughout several decades. The tribute includes other great artists of rock and roll, doo wop, and pop from the 1950s and the following decades.


Jun
27
6:30PM

--to--

7:30PM

Open Mic and Reading Series

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Not required

Open Mic is for all performers of any genre to take the mic for four minutes. Spectators are also welcome. Featured readers are as follows: June: Tejas Desai, July: Mary B. Safrit, August: Nina D. Irizarry

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

Additional Dates


Jun
27
8:00PM

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9:00PM

After Hours: A Short Story Discussion Group

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bonnie Sue Pokorny moderates this teleconferenced evening short story discussion group. First-time callers, please contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers and to receive a copy of the story we will be discussing.


Jun
28
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Chit Chat and STARs Performance

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Chat and make friends over the phone, and then enjoy scenes from classic plays performed by Senior Theater Acting Repertory. This is a teleconferenced program open to older adults and the homebound. First-time participants should contact Mail-a-Book at 718-464-0084 for access numbers.


Jun
28
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Senior Health Chat

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a senior health chat with RN Kathy Moran by teleconference. First-time participants, please register at 718-464-0084 to obtain access numbers.


Jun
28
10:15AM

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12:00PM

Whitestone Korean Book Discussion

Location: Whitestone
Registration: Not required

Come and join us.


Jun
28
10:15AM

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11:15AM

Play Today

Location: Long Island City
Registration: Not required

Program for babies through pre-K and caregivers to drop in and play with a variety of early literacy toys (blocks, puzzles, and movement toys such as bikes and crawl tunnel).


Jun
28
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Classic Concert

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Music critics have described I-Heung Lee's performance as graceful, thoughtful, and intelligent, touched with a unique style of artistic sophistication. Ms. Lee performs extensively in Asia as well as at Carnegie Hall and Alice Tully Hall in New York. Her repertoire includes works by Mozart, Franz Liszt, Maurice Ravel, and Frederic Chopin.


Jun
28
10:30AM

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11:00AM

Summer Reading: Toddler Art

Location: Glendale
Registration: Not required

Join us for an out-of-this-world story time with songs, rhymes, and stories followed by an art project for toddlers and their caregivers.


Jun
28
12:30PM

--to--

2:00PM

Arts & Crafts for Adults

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Please join us for arts & crafts. We will be working on simple projects using different craft materials. This class is designed for adults with intellectual disabilities. All interested adults are welcomed.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
12:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Canasta Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Come play or learn the game.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
2:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Film Friday

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

End the month with a family-friendly film for ages 5-12.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Movie Showing: "WALL-E"

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Join Corona Library for a movie screening of the movie "WALL-E" (2008, PG)! Audio in English, subtitles in Spanish.


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Bring Your Story: Create your Family Flag

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Let your imagination run free and create your family flag! Combine colors and shapes which come from the flags of your family's country or countries of origin, or use colors and pictures that are meaningful to your family, and make a unique family flag that celebrates your heritage!


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Creative Aging: Watercolor Project

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Teaching artist Karen Fitzgerald leads this two-session art workshop. Registration is required. Please call the Broadway Library to register at 718-721-2462.


Jun
28
3:00PM

--to--

5:15PM

Summer Reading: Teen Summer Movie

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy the biggest, best films to kick off your weekend this summer!


Jun
28
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Book Walk in the Park

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for an outdoor library adventure in Juniper Valley Park! We will have an outdoor storytime along with some songs and games.
***Please note that this program will not take place in the event of rain***


Jun
28
3:00PM

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4:30PM

The Great American Folk Song Revival with Caroline Doctorow

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Ms. Doctorow concentrates on the folk music of the early ‘60s, presenting the work of important American songwriters and performers such as Bob Dylan and Joan Baez. She also performs her original compositions, discusses the songwriting process, and describes what it was like growing up with her late father, author E.L. Doctorow. This program-through-song offers the listener a unique perspective of this significant period in our country’s musical history. Audience sing-alongs are encouraged!


Jun
28
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Summer Reading: Summer Sand Art Series

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come join us for this year's Summer Sand Art Series at the Children's Library Discovery Center! Each week children ages 4-12 will make a different sand art creation. There is no registration required; however, space and materials are limited. Due to limited quantities, materials will be distributed to children only, but parents are encouraged to help! We hope to see you there!

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

Additional Dates


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Friday at the Movies

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Come join us on Friday at the movies. Movies are rated G or PG.


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Family Movie: "The Little Mermaid 2 - Return to the Sea"

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Join us the last Friday of every month for a family movie! All ages are welcome!


Jun
28
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Family Movie: "A Wrinkle in Time"

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Children and their families may join us for a showing of the movie "A Wrinkle in Time" (2018, PG).


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:30PM

Children's Film Series

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5 to 12 years old are invited to join us for a different children's film on the last Friday of each month.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

A Reptile "Edventure" with Erik Callender

Location: Laurelton
Registration: Not required

This fun-filled educational experience gives children age 6 and up a unique opportunity to see and learn about reptiles, amphibians, and even some large insects from around the world.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Fun Friday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Games, puzzles, crafts, cards--a different fun activity each week! For children ages 5-12 years. No registration required.


Jun
28
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Starlit Night in a Cup Craft

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-6 will make starlit nights in a cup.


Jun
28
4:45PM

--to--

5:45PM

Girls' Junior Book Club

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

This is a book club for girls reading at second to third grade level! Come join in the book discussion and encourage healthy reading habits. Please pick-up and read the month's selection for the club meeting.


Jun
29
10:00AM

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4:00PM

Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale. Proceeds will help purchase special items such as new children's books and fund programs for all ages. A great selection of books and media will be available for purchase (cash only). To become a Friend, visit https://queenslibrary.org/support/friends-of-library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

10:30AM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

In this 30-minute program, infants and toddlers enjoy bouncing rhymes, puppets, and free play with our toys and puzzles. An adult must accompany the child.


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Ridgewood Photo Collection

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

The Friends of the Ridgewood Library and the Queens Memory Project are working together to gather rare images of Ridgewood to add to the library’s digital archives. Bring your photos from home on one of the drop-in dates and volunteers will help you record all the information about them. Photos will be sent off to the digitization lab to be scanned and saved to a flash drive for you to keep! You will be notified once your images are back at the Ridgewood Library for pickup.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:00AM

--to--

4:00PM

Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us for the Friends of Ridgewood Library Monthly Book Sale in the Library Garden. A huge selection of books and media are available for purchase (CASH ONLY). All proceeds go directly to Ridgewood Library to purchase books and media and fund programs for all ages. In case of inclement weather, the Book Sale will be held in the Library.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
10:15AM

--to--

10:45AM

Saturday Mommy or Daddy and Me

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for stories, simple rhymes, and songs, followed by free play for infants and their caregivers.


Jun
29
10:30AM

--to--

11:15AM

Toddler Time

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

It's toddler time! Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs for toddlers.
Join us on 4/27 as we get ready for Children's Book Week!


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Storytime

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Join us for an interactive adventure into the abyss of the imagination for ages 3-8.


Jun
29
11:00AM

--to--

11:30AM

Musical Bubble Storytime

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

This is for children ages birth to 7 years old. Children will listen to interactive stories, get to play with some small instruments, and then dance along to music and bubbles.


Jun
29
1:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Family Poetry Day

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Please come and join this poetry and spoken word program at the Richmond Hill Library with Dr. Dhanpaul Narine.


Jun
29
1:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Culture Bridge Series # 16: The Art of Chinese Paper Cutting

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Chinese paper cutting artist Lu Mingliang will demonstrate Chinese paper cutting, which is also called engraving paper. It is an ancient folk art recorded and streamlined since the Northern and Southern Dynasties period. He will introduce the history of Chinese paper cutting and its cultural elements, and demonstrate the traditional technique of paper cutting as well as his masterful three-dimensional portraits of paper cutting. *IRC Conference Room*


Jun
29
1:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

A Watercolor Workshop for Adults

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Registration is now closed

Tina Jefferson leads this painting class where participants will learn tips and techniques to create their own watercolor masterpiece. No art experience needed. Materials will be provided. Space is limited. Preregistration is required.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Kanopy Saturday Film Series

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Get to know Kanopy, a free on-demand video service available to Queens Library cardholders!
5/4: "100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared" (2013, R)
5/11: "Harold & Maude" (1971, PG)
5/18: "Don't Talk to Irene" (2016, NR)
5/25: "As it is in Heaven" (2004, NR)
6/1: "Greenfingers" (2000, R)
6/8: "Love Story" (1970, PG)
6/22: Here and There (2012, NR)
6/29: Starting Over (1979, NR)


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Movie Time: "Mary Poppins Returns"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
PG ‧ Fantasy/Adventure/Comedy ‧ 2h 10m. Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw. Director: Rob Marshall


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

The Hour of Misfit Crafts

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Make a craft from the fourth dimension and beyond for ages 6-12.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Fused Glass Jewelry Making Workshop for Adults

Location: Rosedale
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

Learn about and make fused glass jewelry. Materials will be provided. Preregistration is required; class is limited to 20 participants.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Queensboro Hill Knitting/Crochet Group

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

Get your knit and crochet on with us at Queensboro Hill! We knit twice a month; all levels welcome! Confounded by a pattern? We've all been there - bring it; we're bound to have someone who can figure it out. Bring your craft bag and get ready for light snacks and fun conversation. Please bring your own supplies.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Let's Make Some Noise: Love is Love is Love Crafternoon

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Love knows no color, shape, or form. Love is love is love! Use colorful paper, markers, and your own imagination to express how you think of love. For more Pride programming, visit https://queenslib.org/pride19.


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Write Now! NY Writer's Coalition

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Join NY Writer's Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop open to writers of all genres--poetry, fiction, memoir, and anything else. Writers of all backgrounds and experience levels are welcome. No advanced registration is required.

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

Additional Dates


Jun
29
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

The Third「In Arts We Trust」Chinese Opera Forum

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Flushing Library, Chinese Oral and Performing Literature and Chinese Theatre Works present
roundtable discussion & performances. Featured groups include Qi Shu Fang Opera Troupe, Asia Pacific Culture and Art Center, Renaissance Chinese Opera Society, and Wintergreen Kunqu Society.


Jun
29
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Myth or Fact! Autism Workshop

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Find out if it's a fact and how to research the real answers. Connect with important resources to help you in dealing with navigating the world of autism. There will be Q & A after the workshop.


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Bring Your Story: Celebrate Holi, Indian Spring Festival

Location: Lefferts
Registration: Not required

The Srijan Dance Center invites you to celebrate Holi, the Indian celebration of the arrival of spring with a performance of music, celebration dances, and a storytelling performance depicting good over evil.


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Create Beaded Animals with Sharen Lin

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Our artist will help you create beautiful beaded animals representing the Chinese horoscope. This is the Year of the Pig. We will create pigs and other whimsical animals. Come join us on a first-come, first-served basis. Supplies are limited.


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

4:15PM

Jazz on Fire! featuring Javier Arau, saxophonist with Joe Knipes, guitar

Location: Lefrak City
Registration: Not required

Join Jackson Heights jazz musicians Javier Arau and Joe Knipes for a memorable afternoon of jazz for the whole family. Featuring classic and contemporary jazz and blues from all eras, Javier and Joe heat it up with toe-tapping music filled with fun and fire!


Jun
29
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Family Movie: "Night of the Living Carrots"

Location: Queensboro Hill
Registration: Not required

On Halloween, a mutant alien pumpkin explodes in a carrot garden and zombie carrots rise up, bite the townspeople, and take over their minds. B.O.B., Dr. Cockroach, and The Missing Link join forces to take on the zombie carrots (2011).

For family of all ages.


Jun
29
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Immigrant Heritage Month - Map Your Story

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Trace your family's journey to the United States with the Seaside Library. During the month of June, customers can show on a map the path their families have taken to get here.


Jun
29
5:00PM

--to--

6:00PM

Immigrant Heritage Month - QPL Cookbook

Location: Seaside
Registration: Not required

Share your family recipes with the Queens Public Library! In celebration of Immigrant Heritage Month, QPL will be compiling a cookbook. Stop into the Seaside Library and jot down your family's recipes!


Jun
30
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Screening: "The Vanishing"

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Three lighthouse keepers stumble upon gold while they were on their six-week shift on an uninhabited island, 20 miles from the Scottish coast (2019, R).

Directors
Kristoffer Nyholm

Production year
2019

Rating
R

Studio
Lions Gate Films, Inc.

Runtime
101 minutes

Cast
Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Gary Lewis, Søren Malling


Jul
1
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Summer Reading: Mother Goose Rhyme & Storytime

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Kids up to age 5 can enjoy nursery rhymes, storytimes, and free play.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
11:00AM

--to--

12:30PM

Crosswords

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

We solve the puzzle together using your home computer. This Mail-A-Book program is open to all older adults and the homebound. First-time callers, please call 718-464-0084 for access numbers.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
11:00AM

--to--

1:00PM

Monday Midday Matinee

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Join us for a morning movie on Mondays at 11:00 am.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Summer Reading: Drop-in Make A Craft

Location: Hillcrest
Registration: Not required

Drop in from 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Mondays in the summer to make a different surprise craft each week!

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Drop-In Computer Help

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Is your computer stumping you? Do you want to learn how to do something specific on the computer? We're here to help! Bring us your computer questions and queries and we'll provide basic instruction. This is a drop-in class for beginner to intermediate computer users. Library card is required. First-come, first-served.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

1:00PM

Chess

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Come and play chess with your friends.

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

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Jul
1
12:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Adult Gaming Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Join our adult gamers' club.

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

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Jul
1
12:00PM

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12:30PM

Mother Goose

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join Mrs. H for songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.

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

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Jul
1
12:15PM

--to--

1:15PM

Summer Reading: Music and Movement for Infants and Toddlers

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers enjoy songs, movement, finger plays, puppets, and other activities.

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

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Jul
1
12:30PM

--to--

1:15PM

Baby Storytime

Location: Corona
Registration: Not required

Enjoy songs, knee-bouncers, and simple books with your baby. This program is recommended for ages 0-24 months.

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

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Jul
1
12:30PM

--to--

1:15PM

Play with Me

Location: Middle Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for open play for young ones ages 0-2. Toys and music will be provided! A caregiver must be present with their child at all times.

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

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Jul
1
12:30PM

--to--

1:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Come and join Mrs. H for songs, finger plays & simple story books for toddlers & their parents.

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Playdate: Take Me to Your Reader

Location: Howard Beach
Registration: Not required

Let's celebrate favorite books and themes as your little ones get the opportunity to socialize and have fun!

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Reading: Lunch and a Movie

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays for free lunch and a movie. Please note that lunch is provided by the Department of Education and is first-come, first-serve for children and teens only.

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Meals At Poppenhusen Library

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Join us for free summer meal lunches at Poppenhusen Library for ages 0-18 years old Monday-Friday from 1pm-2pm June 27th-August 30th. Come to the library and nourish your brain and body while you read or enjoy various activities at the library this summer.

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Summer Lunch

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us Mondays through Fridays from 1-2pm for free summer lunches for children ages 0-18. Meals are first-come, first-served; space is limited.

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

1:30PM

Coloring Club

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Toddlers & their parents color.

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Lunch Time Matinee

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Please join us for a lunch time movie while nourishing your brain with free nutritious summer meal.

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:00PM

Movie Lunch

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Come enjoy free summer meals for kids and teens with a movie!

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

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Jul
1
1:00PM

--to--

2:45PM

Summer Reading Program: Lunch and Listen

Location: South Jamaica
Registration: Not required

Join the South Jamaica Community this summer for our Lunch and Listen Program; children ages 18 and under will enjoy listening to a book read to them or watching a current movie while eating their free lunch.

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

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Jul
1
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Watercolor Club

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Practice your skills and meet others to share experiences. 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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Jul
1
1:30PM

--to--

3:00PM

Knit and Crochet Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Bring your supplies and make new friends at this crafts group for adults!

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

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Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Movie Screening: "On the Basis of Sex"

Location: East Flushing
Registration: Not required

Future Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg launches her career fighting for gender equality by proving discrimination "on the basis of sex" is unconstitutional (2018, PG-13).


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Lego Time

Location: Douglaston/Little Neck
Registration: Not required

Children and caregivers are welcome to join in Lego playtime.

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

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Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Kids Space Club: Astronaut Glove Box

Location: Forest Hills
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Children ages 7-12: Pretend you are an astronaut in space as you complete different challenges.
Preregistration is not required, but the program is limited to 20 children and is on a “first-come, first- served” basis. Get your ticket at the Children’s Room reference desk before the start of the program. Early arrival is strongly encouraged.


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Summer Reading: Book Buddies

Location: Ridgewood
Registration: Not required

Partner with a book buddy this summer to read something new.

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

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Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Book Buddies

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us to share a love of words. We're beginning a Book Buddies program where teen volunteers will read to younger kids. Join us as a reader or a listener!

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

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Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Get Your Read On!

Location: Woodhaven
Registration: Not required

Don't fall into the summer slide! Just a little reading this summer helps you prepare for next school year! This for grades K-3.

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

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Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:30PM

Tracing A Photo in Illustrator

Location: Queensbridge
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 27 openings

Learn a quick and fun trick in Illustrator. Turn any image or photo into a vectorized design that you can laser cut, 3D print, or turn into a custom logo! Please bring any imagery you would like to use on a flashdrive.


Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Typing for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Using the computer, children will learn the basics of typing and how to gradually increase their typing speed. There are only 10 spaces available.

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

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Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Book Buddies

Location: Ozone Park
Registration: Not required

Join us to share a love of words. We're beginning a Book Buddies program where teen and older kid volunteers will read to younger kids. Join us as a reader or a listener! It's a great way to Read Down Your Fines!

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

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Jul
1
2:00PM

--to--

3:00PM

Day Book Club

Location: Windsor Park
Registration: Not required

The book for July is "Lost Roses" by Martha Hall Kelly; the book for August is "Tuscan Child" by Rhys Bowen.

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

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Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Family Coloring Time

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

We will have coloring pages for both adults and children so that families can enjoy the relaxing and creative benefits of coloring together.

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

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Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Summer Reading: Monday Funday

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-6 can participate in an interactive storytime and develop early literacy skills. Children and their caregivers will listen to stories, tell us about their favorite books, sing songs, and move to the music. Space is limited.

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

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Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

Book Buddies (ages 6-8)

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Kids in grades 1-3, come and practice your reading with a teen buddy.

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

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Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading: "Moon Day" - Build a Model of the Moon's Orbit

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Welcome to the first day of Rochdale Village’s “Moon Day.” Join us to create a model of the moon orbiting the Earth and the Earth orbiting the sun! We will also be performing a Reader’s Theater of "Imani’s Moon," a short play adapted from a Native American folktale. Children will have the opportunity to participate as a reader or an audience member! This program is geared for school-age children.


Jul
1
2:30PM

--to--

3:30PM

ESL Conversation Group

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Improve your spoken English skills in a supportive environment! Everyone will have the opportunity to speak and share about their culture and experiences. A group leader will lead the discussion.


Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:30PM

Summer Reading Program 2019: Arts and Crafts by Sueli Zaquem

Location: Bellerose
Registration: Not required

This craft program is for ages 3 and up.

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

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Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Classic Movie Mondays

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Not required

Join us in July as we screen movies from the early 1970s.
7/1 - "Butterflies Are Free" (1972)
7/8 - "Chinatown" (1974)
7/15 - "The Way We Were" (1973)
7/22 - "Love Story" (1970)
7/29 - "Jeremiah Johnson" (1972)

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

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Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Math Games for Kids

Location: Briarwood
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-10 can learn math while playing games.

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

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Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Summer Reading: Make and Take Monday

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Stop by the Children’s Room activity table to pick up materials for a fun craft to make at the library and take home. There will be a different project each Monday afternoon: beading, scratch art, black velvet coloring, paper mosaics, sticker scenes, and more! This is for children ages 5-12 years. Some materials are limited; first-come, first-served.

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

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Jul
1
3:00PM

--to--

4:00PM

Video Game Trivia

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Come and test how much you truly know about your favorite games with our Video Game Trivia program in the Children's Library Discovery Center!


Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

4:00PM

Baby Playdate

Location: Court Square
Registration: Not required

Drop in every Monday from 3:30 until 5 for an unstructured playdate! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood! This playdate is for babies from birth through crawling. Once they begin walking they should attend the Toddler Playdate instead.

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

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Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

5:30PM

SHSAT Prep

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Prepare for the SHSAT English section with tutor John Castellano. Registration for all three sessions is required and opens on June 17. Call 718-454-7272 or come in person to register. Preference is given to students entering 8th and 9th grade.

Fresh MeadowsTue, Jul 2, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM
Fresh MeadowsWed, Jul 3, 20193:30PM - 5:30PM

Jul
1
3:30PM

--to--

5:00PM

Teen Game Day

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for a game of Super Smash Bros and other types of games. This is open to 6th-12th graders.

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

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