Posted in Events | July 13, 2020
During this time of quarantine, Queens Public Library has introduced our customers to QPL @ Night, our virtual nightlife hotspot for entertainment, arts, culture, learning, civic engagement, and more! Over the past four months, QPL @ Night developed several virtual pop-up…
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Posted in Events | June 17, 2020
Juneteenth is an annual celebration of the end of slavery in the United States. This year, as we continue to stand up for racial justice, we're hosting two events and sharing booklists. Join us to hear the powerful experiences of black men as collected in the anthology Our…
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Posted in Events | March 10, 2020
This February, teams of middle-school students arrived at Flushing Library for the QPL FIRST LEGO League Robotics Tournament. This exciting day involved parents and siblings as the audience for an event full of innovation and teamwork. The students spent 16 weeks preparing for…
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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 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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