Events

Explore your City

October 2019

Saturday, October 19

CTE High School Fair

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Learn about over 300 Career and Technical Education High School programs offered citywide. 

Youth Wheelchair Football

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
These inclusive clinics will introduce youth from the ages of 8 to 17 to the sport of wheelchair football.

Halloween Festival

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Join for field games, free pumpkins, pumpkin decorations, arts and crafts, Halloween-themed activities, face painting with Agostino Arts, live animals, and inflatables!

Sunday, October 20

Free Visits to the Queens Botanical Garden

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Visit the Queens Botanical Garden's sprawling landscape and a wide array of plants for free.

Explore the NY Hall of Science for Free

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Take your kids to the New York Hall of Science this break and discover over 450 interactive exhibits, events, and workshops.

Monday, October 21

Teen Study

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
This program room is open for teens needing space to work on homework, do group projects, read down fines, or just hang out.

Tuesday, October 22

Books & Crafts

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Readers in grades 2-4 explore and create with their favorite books! The library will introduce a new book and a fun activity.

Book Jeopardy

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Children ages 7 to 12 years old are invited to join the library for an exciting, book-themed kid version of the trivia game Jeopardy.

Wednesday, October 23

Storytime

10:15 AM - 10:45 PM
Children ages 1-3 and their adult caregivers are invited to join the library for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the librarian's desk.

Music and Play Hour

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Children ages 0 - 5, enjoy songs, make music with baby instruments, and join the library for free play afterwards.