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Chess Club

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

Sep 25 @ 3:00 PM, Oct 2 @ 3:00 PM, Oct 16 @ 3:00 PM, Oct 23 @ 3:00 PM, Oct 30 @ 3:00 PM

Mother Goose

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

Oct 16 @ 10:30 AM, Oct 23 @ 10:30 AM, Oct 30 @ 10:30 AM

Sep
19
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Prenda Code Club for Children

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

Join us in the weekly coding club for children ages 8 to 12. Unable to attend the weekly meetings? You can also learn at home once you create an account at the Rochdale Village Library. Call 718-723-4440 to preregister.


Sep
19
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Choosing a Career (High School)

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

Are you a high school student considering what career is right for you? Topics will include career assessments, exploring occupations and corresponding education, as well as wage and employment outlook. Register online or by calling the library. Space is limited.


Sep
23
4:00PM

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6:00PM

MAKE IT!: Loom Knitting

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date September 23, 2019
Availability: 4 openings

MAKE IT! Put your creativity (and hands) to work in our free series of craft workshops for adults. Every month we'll complete unique projects with various types of materials and techniques that require no previous experience. This month: Learn to Loom Knit! Loom knitting creates a knit fabric just like needle knit but it's easier. Great for anyone from beginner to experienced. Must bring own loom, hook and needle. Limited supplies available. Participants must register for both sessions.

Rochdale VillageMon, Sep 30, 20194:00PM - 6:00PM

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Sep
23
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 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.

September: "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho
October: "The Book of Harlan" by Bernice McFadden
November: "Children of Blood and Bone" by Tomi Adeyemi
December: "A Woman is No Man" by Etaf Rum


Sep
24
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Computer Class: Tech Savvy Seniors

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

This series of 90-minute classes is geared toward older adults, emphasizing straightforward learning of computer basics. What’s a mouse, keyboard, CPU, and how do I turn the thing on?
Learn how to ‘surf the net’ and find what you really want - and much more! Must register for all 5 sessions. Space is limited.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
24
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Crafty Tuesday

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for arts and crafts. Boys and girls ages 6-12 can get crafty! No registration required, but space will be limited.


Sep
25
10:00AM

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6:00PM

Toddler Learning Center Registration Starts

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Please be sure to register for our upcoming five-session Toddler Learning Center series. Toddler Learning Center is open to young children ages 18 – 38 months. Parents will learn about nutrition, speech development, early literacy, and parenting skills. Each TLC session is led by an early learning professional.


Sep
25
10:30AM

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11:00AM

Baby Sign Language

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 7 openings

Learn baby sign language and communicate with your little one! Fun activities and songs will show you how easy it can be to integrate simple signs into your everyday routine to jump-start your child’s verbal skills. This program is for expectant parents to parents/caregivers with children up to 2 years old. Please register for each session individually. Registration begins August 11.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
25
3:00PM

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4:00PM

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


Sep
26
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Choosing a College (High School Students)

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 10 openings

Are you a high school student thinking about college? Topics will include where to find information on colleges, navigating the different types of colleges and degrees, and information on opportunity programs available at CUNY and SUNY colleges, including New York State’s Excelsior Scholarship program. Register online or by calling the library. Space is limited.


Sep
27
2:30PM

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4:30PM

Fun Friday

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Join us once a month on Fridays for some fun! Games, crafts, science experiments, movies, or...who knows? The program is open to children ages 5-12. Although space is limited, preregistration is not required.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
28
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Saturday Storytime

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for a fun Saturday morning of songs, finger plays, and stories! Stick around for some fun and games with toys in the library.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
28
11:00AM

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2:00PM

Specialized High Schools Information Session

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Parents and students (4th to 8th grade) are welcome to learn more about specialized high schools. A representative from the NYC Department of Education will be available to answer any questions. Space is limited and available first-come, first-served.


Oct
1
10:00AM

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3:00PM

TASC Testing

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Come for TASC testing at the Rochdale Adult Learning Center.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
5
2:30PM

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4:00PM

Vision Boards!

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 5 openings

Dream boards, or vision boards, are an inspirational tool to help bring a person's desires for their future development a reality! Using images, text, and colors, you will have a point of reference for your creative and personal future!
All Materials Provided.


Oct
7
6:30PM

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7:45PM

NYC Open Data 101

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Want to know more about how your local government and city agencies work? Curious how you can use open data to better understand and advocate for change in your community? Join us for this introductory workshop to learn how to access, filter, and analyze information about your neighborhood from New York City’s open data platform.


Oct
8
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Crazy 8s STEM Club

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Kids in grades 3 through 5, join us for Rochdale's Crazy 8s STEM Club focusing on math, where you'll build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess. It’s a totally new kind of math club! You’ll get to do mischief-making activities and get to take home some cool gadgets. Registration is for the eight-week session including: Glow-in-the-Dark Geometry; Bouncy Dice Explosion; Spy Training; Time of Your Life; Crazy Card Club; Flying Marshmallows; Let's Get Loud; and Toilet Paper Olympics.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
9
3:00PM

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4:00PM

New York Foundation for Senior Citizens: Home Sharing Program

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

This program is a matching service that pairs “hosts” who have extra private spaces in their houses or apartments to share with responsible, compatible “guests” seeking suitable housing.
Adults age 18 & up are eligible, but at least one of the participants must be age 60 &up. The program also serves adult "hosts" age 55 or older, who are interested in sharing their homes with "guests" living with developmental disabilities age 18 & up capable of independent living.


Oct
10
1:00PM

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2:30PM

Online Shopping!

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 3 openings

Join us for a fun and interactive online shopping experience! Online shopping is a convenient way to buy almost anything from the comfort of your home. While there are some risks with shopping online, there are also many ways to protect yourself and your financial information. Learn more about staying safe when shopping online in this very informative hands-on session.


Oct
16
10:30AM

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11:00AM

Mother Goose

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

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

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

Additional Dates


Oct
17
6:30PM

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7:45PM

NYC Open Data 101

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 25 openings

Want to know more about how your local government and city agencies work? Curious how you can use open data to better understand and advocate for change in your community? Join us for this introductory workshop to learn how to access, filter, and analyze information about your neighborhood from New York City’s open data platform.


Oct
21
4:00PM

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6:00PM

MAKE IT!: Crochet with Plarn

Location: Rochdale 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.

MAKE IT! Put your creativity (and hands) to work in our free series of craft workshops for adults. This month: Crochet with Plarn! Session 1: Learn to make "plarn," eco-friendly yarn made of plastic bags. Session 2: Learn basics to crochet reusable totes. You must bring your own crochet hook. Register online, by phone, or in the library. Register for both sessions. Space limited.

Rochdale VillageMon, Oct 28, 20194:00PM - 6:00PM

Oct
24
1:00PM

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2:00PM

Typing 101

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

Learn to type accurately and effectively or just brush up on your typing skills, using self-paced software. Laptops and headphones provided. Registration required.


Oct
28
6:30PM

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7:30PM

Adult Book Discussion

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

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.

October: "The Book of Harlan" by Bernice McFadden
November: "Children of Blood and Bone" by Tomi Adeyemi
December: "A Woman is No Man" by Etaf Rum


Nov
14
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Choosing a Career (Middle School Students)

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

Are you a middle school student wondering what you want to be when you grow up? We'll explore different careers through fun activities and interest quizzes. We'll also discuss how to be a successful student. Register online or by calling the library. Space is limited.


Nov
18
4:00PM

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5:30PM

MAKE IT!: Canvas Painting

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

MAKE IT! Put your creativity (and hands) to work in our free series of craft workshops for adults. Every month we'll complete unique projects with various types of materials & techniques that require no previous experience. This month: Canvas Painting! Using acrylic paints, our instructor will guide you through the creation of your own work of art. Register online, by phone, or in the library. Space is limited.


Nov
21
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Choosing a High School (Middle School Students)

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

Are you a middle school student trying to pick a high school? We'll discuss choosing a school, the application process, and what it takes to be a successful high school student. Each participant will receive a 2020 NYC High Schools Admissions Guide. Register online or by calling the library. Space is limited.


Nov
25
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

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

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.

November: "Children of Blood and Bone" by Tomi Adeyemi
December: "A Woman is No Man" by Etaf Rum


Dec
2
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Navigating the Healthcare System

Location: Rochdale Village
Registration: Not required

Gain insight on 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. All are welcome!


Dec
16
4:00PM

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5:30PM

MAKE IT!: String Art

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

MAKE IT! Put your creativity (and hands) to work in our free series of craft workshops for adults. Every month we'll complete unique projects with various types of materials & techniques that require no previous experience. This month: String Art! Learn how to make an awesome piece of art using cork, pins, and string! Register online, by phone, or in the library. Space limited.


Dec
16
6:30PM

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8:00PM

Adult Book Discussion

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

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.

December: "A Woman is No Man" by Etaf Rum


Free computer access is available at all the libraries.

The Rochdale Village Community Library has:

  • 4 public computers in Adult room
  • 4 public computers in Children room
  • Free Internet access
  • Microsoft Office software
  • Limited free printing

 

Queens Library Public Internet Use Policy.

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International Language Collections at the Rochdale Village Community Library include:

  • French
  • Haitain Creole

 

Special Interest/Noteworthy Collections at the Rochdale Village Community Library include:

  • Black Experience
  • Cook Books
  • Audio Books
  • College Admission Books
  • Civil Service Test Books
  • Large Print Books

 


Child Care / Preschools
Community Board
Community Organizations & Services
Fire Department
Local Hospitals
Local Newspapers
Parks and Playgrounds
Police Department
Post Office
Private / Parochial Schools
Public Elementary Schools
Public High Schools
Public Intermediate / Junior High Schools
Senior Centers
Elected Officials
History
Special Services

Child Care / Preschools
CCS Montessori Center
165-21 Baisley Blvd.
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-9538
D’s Sunshine DC Pre-School
121-07 Sutphin Blvd.
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 659-3855
First Star Day Care Learning Center
145-88 Guy R Brewer Blvd
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-3363
Herbert Birch Early Childhood
145-02 Farmers Blvd.
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 527-5220
Holy Unit7 Dare Care
167-10 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-3794
Myrtle Pl Jarmon E.C.E. Center
116-55 Guy Brewer Blvd
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-0922
New World Education Center
137-37 Farmers Blvd.
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 52808751
Rochdale Village Kinder Garden
170-10 130th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 723-2224
Rochdale Village Kinder Nursery School
170-20 130th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 723-2224
Yahweh Day Care
115-13A Merrick Blvd.
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 206-1922
  

Community Board
Community Board District # 12
90-28 161st Street
Jamaica NY , 11432
phone: (718) 658-3308
fax: (718) 739-6997
  

Community Organizations & Services
Rochdale Village Civic Association
P.O. Box 340881 Rochdale Village Station
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-7588 or (718) 723-5390
fax: RochVillCivAssoc@aol.com
Rochdale Village Board
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 336
Rochdale Village Community Center
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 339
Girl Scouts
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 336
Boy Scouts
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 336
Little League (Baseball)
RVCC Defensive Drivers Class
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 338
Sign Language Class
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 338
Toastmasters Club
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 338
Math Tutorial Classes
169-65 137th Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700 ext. 338
  

Fire Department
Engine 275/Ladder 133
111-36 Merrick Blvd.
Engine 311/Ladder 158
145-50 Springfield Blvd
 

Local Hospitals
Queens Hospital Center
82-68 164th Street
Jamaica NY , 11432
phone: (718) 883-3000
South Queens Community Health Center
114-02 Guy R Brewer Blvd.
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: 718) 883-5262
Friendship Center Clinic
145-06 Farmers Blvd.
Jamaica NY , phone: (718) 657-6648
HIP Center
169-59 137th Avenue
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 525-5600
  

Local Newspapers
Rochdale Village Bulletin
Southeast Queens Press
Jamaica Times
 

Parks and Playgrounds
Baisley Pond Park
N Conduit Ave Baisley Boulevard
Rochdale Park
Guy Brewer Boulevard, 134 Avenue
Roy Wilkins - Southern Queens Park
Baisley and Merrick Boulevard, 115 Avenue
North Rochdale Playground (PS 30)
Baisley Blvd and Bedell Street
Jamaica NY , 11434
South Rochdale Playground (PS 80)
173 Street, 137 Avenue, 134 Road
Jamaica NY , 11434
 

Police Department
113 Precinct
167-02 Baisley Boulevard
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 712-7733
  

Post Office
Rochdale Village Post Office
165-100 Baisley Blvd
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (800)275-8777
fax: (718) 978-2765
  

Private / Parochial Schools
Allen Christian School
171-10 Linden Blvd
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 657-1676
Gil-Blu Nursery-Kinder Garden (PreK-K)
120-02 Merrick Blvd.
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 723-8454
New World Education Center (K-2)
137-37 Farmers Blvd.
Springfield Gardens NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-8751

Public Elementary Schools
PS 354
126-10 Bedell Street
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-1648
fax: (718) 276-2498
PS 052
178-37 146 Terrace
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-2238
fax: (718) 276-2854
PS 080 Thurgood Marshall Magnet
171-05 137 Avenue
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-7070
fax: (718) 949-0963
PS 223 Lyndon B Johnson
125-20 Sutphin Boulevard
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 558-2900
fax: (718) 925-9020
Cynthia Jenkins School
179-37 137 Avenue
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-5399
fax: (718) 949-0887
 

Public High Schools
HS For Law Enforcement & Public Safe
116-25 Guy R Brewer Boulevard
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 977-4800
fax: (718) 977-4802
August Martin HS
156-10 Baisley Boulevard
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 528-2920
fax: (718) 276-1846
 

Public Intermediate / Junior High Schools
JHS 072 Catherine & Count Basie
133-25 Guy R Brewer Boulevard
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 723-6200
fax: (718) 527-1675
  

Senior Centers
JSPOA Friendship Nutrition Center
145-06 Farmers Blvd
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 657-6660
Rochdale Village Senior Center
169-65 137 Ave
Jamaica NY , 11434
phone: (718) 276-5700
Robert Couche Senior Citizens' Center
137-57 Farmers Blvd.
Springfield Gardens NY , 11434
phone: (718) 978-8352

Elected Officials
NYC Council
Hon. Adrienne E. Adams
AAdams@council.nyc.gov
District Office Address 165-90 Baisley Boulevard, Store # 5
Jamaica NY, 11434
phone: 718-206-2068
fax:
Manhattan Office Address 250 Broadway, Suite 1877
New York NY , 10007
phone: (212) 788-6850
fax: (212) 442-2729
NYS Assembly
Hon. Vivian E. Cook
CookV@nyassembly.gov
District Office 142-15 Rockaway Blvd
Jamaica NY , 11436
phone: (718) 322-3975
fax: (718) 322-4085
Albany Office LOB, Room 939
Albany NY , 12248
phone: (518) 455-4203
fax: (518) 455-3606
NYS Senate
Hon. James Sanders, Jr.
Sanders@nysenate.gov
District Office Address 142-01 Rockaway Boulevard
South Ozone Park NY , 11436
phone: (718) 523-3069
fax: (718) 523-3670
Albany Office Room 711, Legislative Office Building
Albany NY , 12247
phone: 518-455-3531
fax: 518-426-0529
US Congress
Hon. Gregory W. Meeks

District Office 153-01 Jamaica Avenue, Suite 204
Jamaica NY , 11432
phone: (718) 725-6000
fax: (718) 725-9868
Legislative Office 2310 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington DC, 20515
phone: (202) 225-3461
fax: (202) 226-4169
Boro President
Hon. Melinda Katz
Info@queensbp.org
  
Mayor
Hon. Bill de Blasio
  

History

For more than fifty-five years the air in a comparatively quiet but progressively decaying area of Queens just outside Jamaica, reverberated to the thunder of horse’s hooves as they beat around an elliptical course known as the Jamaica Race Track. Then progress in the form of a population-explosion out stripped the facilities of the Jamaica track, and on August 1, 1959 the last race was run at Jamaica. The possibilities of erecting a large housing development on the 170 acre site of the Jamaica track was the vision of Robert Moses, the then Chairman of the Slum Clearance Committee and City Construction Coordinator. The Jamaica Race Track was demolished in 1960 to make way for the complex, which was built for $ 86 million as a middle income cooperative.

Since Rochdale Village was to be the largest single cooperative housing community ever to be undertaken at that time, considerable thought was given to endowing it with an appropriate name. Because it was expected that the development would set a precedent for establishment of future “cooperative villages” around the country, the name most fitting seemed to be that of the little English village of Rochdale which gave birth to the Cooperative movement in 1844. This lead to the Rochdale Principles of Cooperation. Thus did Rochdale Village derive its name.

The architect’s concept for Rochdale Village was an attractive community covering 122 city blocks, that would provide the residents with the park-like setting and facilities of suburbia within the limits of the urban Jamaica area.

Rochdale Village in southeast Queens opened in 1963 ( pop. over 25,000), lying within South Jamaica and bounded to the north by Baisley Boulevard and Bedell Street, to the east by Bedell Street, to the south by 137th Avenue, and to the west by Guy R. Brewer Boulevard. When the village first opened in 1963 it was the largest private housing complex in the world (later surpassed by Co-op City). The population was at first heavily Jewish but became mostly black in the early 1970s.

Rochdale Village is composed of 20 buildings, each with 3 sections, 13 floors. In addition, there are two shopping malls with parking lots, 11 cooperator parking lots (3,200 spaces) and a community center. This complex has its own power plant, its own post office, police precinct, 3 schools and is surrounded by other stores on Guy R.Brewer Boulevard.

Rochdale Village library was built to serve the Rochdale Village-Springfield Gardens area . The library was planned for the north side of 137th Avenue and the west side of 173th Street. In 1965, Mayor Robert Wagner approved preliminary plans for the proposed library branch. The nearest libraries are the South Jamaica branch and the Baisley Park branch. The library was dedicated on April 21, 1969 and invited then mayor John Lindsay, Municipal Service Administrator John G. Duba, Borough President Sidney Leviss, and trustees of the Queens library board. The Rochdale Village library is the 55th branch of the Queens system.

In 1985, the Rochdale Village branch opened its new Adult Learning Center to serve adults who wanted to improve their basic reading skills. Now it has been expanded to a full-fledged center, with computer-assisted instruction and a full range of instructional materials both for learners and teachers of Adult Basic Education.

Excerpts from: Rochdale Village: A New Concept In Community Living United Housing Foundation. 1967

Book: The Encyclopedia of New York City edited by Kenneth T. Jackson

Queens Borough Public Library News July-August 1969.

Rochdale Village Bulletin December, 2004