Posted in Kids | February 26, 2020
One morning in the Children’s Library Discovery Center at Central Library, a group of 10 young children and their parents and caregivers gathered to learn the skills they need to be ready for school. The workshop’s theme was “fun in school,” and students were getting a taste of…
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Posted in Events | February 21, 2020
Our Black History Month celebration of African American icons past and present is nearing its end, but there are still great programs and events for you to enjoy and participate in at our libraries! We want to know how you or someone you know has been inspired by an African…
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Posted in General | February 20, 2020
This spring, Queens Public Library’s St. Albans branch will celebrate its 100th anniversary. St. Albans Library Manager Michael Brice explains the history of the library and its importance to its community. On April 21, 2020, St. Albans Library will celebrate its centennial.…
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Posted in Books | February 14, 2020
Here are some of the new books coming to the Library for adults, children, and teens—from magical children’s books to historical fiction to books for Black History Month. January 7, 2020Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins (adult) by Katarina Bivald The latest book by the…
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Posted in Events | February 11, 2020
We asked QPL Hip Hop Coordinator Ralph McDaniels to talk about Ben Horowitz’s new book What You Do Is Who You Are and his upcoming author event with Horowitz on Thursday, February 13 at Central Library. Ben Horowitz’s new book What You Do Is Who You Are asks the question: What…
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