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Format: 2019-07-18


Rochdale Village Adult Learning Center, located at 169-09 137 Avenue in Jamaica, will be closed until Monday, December 12 for emergency maintenance. Rochdale Village Library is still open for normal hours.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Customers are invited to use nearby community library locations; please visit queenslibrary.org/ql_findabranch.

"County of Kings" Acting Apprenticeship

Calling all teen performers! Join the Young Audiences of New York (YANY) for a Literature to Life one-man performance of the Lemon Andersen play, County of Kings.

In this three-day series, teens will have an opportunity to discuss the play, explore the relationship between memoir and spoken-word performance, examine poetry from Lemon’s literary influences, and create their own adaptation of the performance.

Learn More and Register

Wednesdays, December 7, 14, 21
3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Corona Community Library


All Queens Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 24 for Thanksgiving.

Library materials can be returned 24/7 at more than 40 Queens Library locations and renewed by phone at 718-990-8508 or at queenslibrary.org.

Digital materials are available for download, even when we're closed—including thousands of free eBooks, audiobooks, eMagazines, songs, movies, and videos!

Employment and Resource Fair

Queens Workforce1 will be conducting interviews this Thursday, November 17 at Long Island City Community Library for open positions with many local employers!

Dress professionally, bring your resumes, and be prepared.

Community organizations will also be onsite to showcase resources in education and training, public benefits, immigration and citizenship, financial literacy, health care and more.

Register Now!

Thursday, November 17
12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Long Island City Community Library

37-44 21 Street


Click here for information about our library closings at Briarwood and Hunters Point.

We apologize for any inconvenience and recommend that our customers visit our website at queenslibrary.org/ql_findabranch to find nearby library locations.