Posted in News | June 27, 2022
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 is Primary Election Day, and several of our branches will serve as polling sites. Queens residents will cast their votes at the Briarwood, Central, East Elmhurst, Elmhurst, Forest Hills, Kew Gardens Hills, Lefferts, North Forest Park, Peninsula, Richmond…
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Posted in News | June 15, 2022
Update: June 15, 2022, 2PM COVID-19 Vaccine Van Available Outside Rosedale Library on June 16 Queens Public Library is partnering with NYC Health + Hospitals to offer a free mobile COVID-19 vaccine site outside our Rosedale branch. Visit the NYC Health + Hospitals Mobile Van…
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Posted in Press Release | June 9, 2022
(Left to right) QPL President and CEO Dennis M. Walcott, Jelani Cobb, Gary Shteyngart, and R.J. Palacio Queens Public Library Honors Jelani Cobb, Min Jin Lee, R.J. Palacio and Gary Shteyngart at Its Annual Fundraising Gala, Wednesday, June 8, 2022   Benefit Was Held in Person…
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Posted in Events | June 6, 2022
Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery in the United States. Check out our reading lists and resources and join us for in-person and virtual programs to learn more about this important day in U.S. history. Join Queens Public Library at the 2022 "Juneteenth in Queens" Festival…
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Posted in Books | May 26, 2022
This June (and beyond), Queens Public Library is taking a stand against censorship and the growing national trend of book bans. The American Library Association recently announced that it tracked an “unprecedented” number of challenges to library, school, and university…
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