Join Us in June for Queens Rising!

Join us this June for Queens Rising, a multi-disciplinary arts celebration created to highlight our borough’s culture and creative diversity!

We’re proud to be one of the founding partners of Queens Rising, and we look forward to bringing you great in-person and virtual programming as part of this month-long initiative.

Learn more about our Queens Rising programs by clicking the links below, and learn more about the other Queens Rising partners and events at


Queens Rising Programs at QPL

Japanese Culture through Dance by Sachiyo Ito, Parts 1 & 2
Wednesdays, June 1 and 8, 11am, Virtual

Kickoff to Pride Month: Love Wins Food Pantry Meal Giveaway
Wednesday, June 1, 3pm, Langston Hughes Library

Kickoff to Pride Month: Art Exhibit
Wednesday, June 1, 6pm, Langston Hughes Library

Kickoff to Pride Month: Hair Show
Wednesday, June 1, 6pm, Langston Hughes Library

Black Music Month Series
Thursdays, June 2-30, 6pm, Langston Hughes Library

Looking Ahead: Queens Memory Podcast Episode 8 Listening Party
Thursday, June 2, 6pm, Jackson Heights Library

Teen 3D Design: Flushing Architecture
Thursday, June 2, 6pm, Flushing Library

Korean Arts and Crafts for the Entire Family with Soh Young Lee-Segredo
Friday, June 3, 4pm, Bayside Library
Monday, June 6, 4pm, Sunnyside Library
Wednesday, June 8, 4pm, Douglaston Library
Friday, June 10, 4pm, McGoldrick Library

CreArtBox Live Podcast & Music Series
Saturday, June 4, 2:30pm, Hunters Point Library

Pride Month: My Pride Story Showcase
Saturday, June 4, 3pm, Jackson Heights Library

Celebration of Diversity Highlighting the Festivals of Bangladesh
Tuesday, June 7, 6pm, Facebook Live

Origami: Flexagon Moves Forever
Wednesday, June 8, 3:30pm, Virtual

Pride Month: The Dissidence of Reinaldo Arenas
Thursday, June 9, 6pm, Virtual

The Greatest Inheritance: Queens Memory Podcast Episode 9 Listening Party
Thursday, June 9, 6pm, Jackson Heights Library

The Beauty and The Spirit of Korea with KTMDC Dance Group
Thursday, June 9, 6pm, Virtual

"People," An Outdoor Multimedia Experience
Thursday, June 9, 8pm, Hunters Point Library

Storytime about Diversity and Immigration in Queens
Friday, June 10, 3:30pm, Virtual

Live Talk from Queens with Ralph McDaniels & Artist Sherwin Banfield
Tuesday, June 14, 3pm, Instagram Live

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana presents Tablao Flamenco
Tuesday, June 14, 6pm, Facebook Live

Queens Memory Live
Tuesday, June 21, 4pm, Travers Park, Jackson Heights

Greek Music Through the Ages with Areti and Makaria
Monday, June 27, 5pm, Facebook Live