Posted in General | January 14, 2021
We hope you will join us for our special virtual events that pay tribute to the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. We also have suggestions below for great books and movies about Dr. King. All Queens Public Library locations providing to-go service will be closed on…
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Posted in General | January 13, 2021
In 2019, 73.5% of New York voters elected to change our voting system to ranked choice voting (RCV). What is ranked choice voting and when will it be used? Ranked choice voting allows you to rank up to five candidates, rather than voting for just one. It will be used for the…
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Posted in General | November 30, 2020
    On Tuesday, November 17, Queens Memory streamed a program called "Power and Oppression in the Archive: Building a Diverse Historical Record through Oral History." This program was the last panel in a three-part series, titled “How Can We Do Better? Creating a More Just and…
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Posted in General | October 27, 2020
Every Thursday at 4pm, the Library hosts a guest author for Literary Thursdays. On Thursday, October 22, our guest was Margaret Andersen, the Edward F. and Elizabeth Goodman Rosenberg Professor Emeritus of Sociology from the University of Delaware. Andersen’s latest book,…
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Posted in General | October 27, 2020
It’s back...the mobile library will be touring Queens. Visit the mobile library’s walk-up window to sign up for a library card and more! Learn about how to attend virtual programs, how to reserve a book, and how to chat with a librarian. Get a free gift! For your health and…
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