Font size options
Increase or decrease the font size for this website by clicking on the 'A's.
Contrast options
Choose a colour combintion to give he most comfortable contrast.

A Season of Thanks
at Queens Library

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. But this year, it’s not just about eating turkey and pumpkin pie until you’re ready to burst. Queens Library is hosting a range of seasonal events, including Thanksgiving storytime, movies, craft activities, and even a recipe swap. So bring your family and friends, get crafty, and give thanks at your local library.

Upcoming Programs

Post-It Art Gallery: Thankful Theme

Please contribute to our Post-It art gallery! Ask the children's librarian for a Post-It, and draw something you're thankful for this family holiday. We're displaying all of the artwork!

Monday - Friday, November 20 – 24 @ 10am – 6pm
Queensboro Hill
60-05 Main Street, Flushing

Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Children of all ages are welcome to stop in and create a fun Thanksgiving craft.

Tuesday, November 21 @ 3:30pm
69-70 Grand Avenue

Origami Turkeys

Thanksgiving is here again and this is a program you're sure to "gobble up!" Origami Turkeys! Boys and girls from 6-12 years old are welcome to make an exciting craft that you'll be thankful for. No registration required, but space and supplies are limited.

Tuesday, November 21 @ 4pm
Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica

Turkey Tuesday

Make a turkey decoration for Thanksgiving! Ages 4-11.

Tuesday, November 21 @ 4pm
86-07 Broadway

Thanksgiving Day Craft

Kids are welcome to create beautiful Thanksgiving crafts.

Tuesday, November 21 @ 4pm
41-17 Main Street

Celebrate Thanksgiving!

Join us in celebrating Thanksgiving by discussing the origins of Thanksgiving followed by a fun craft. Preregistration is required. Space is limited.

Tuesday, November 21 @ 4pm
92-25 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Beach

Thanksgiving Craft

Join us to celebrate the season with a Thanksgiving craft. For all ages; children under 9 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday, November 21 @ 4pm
121-23 14 Avenue, College Point

Centerpiece Craft

Come join us in making a centerpiece craft for your Thanksgiving table. Registration is required.

Tuesday, November 21 @ 4:30pm
38-23 104 Street

Thanksgiving Placemat Craft

Come make a colorful paper place-mat to decorate your space at the table for Thanksgiving at the Hillcrest Library! For children 4 and up.

Wednesday, November 22 @ 3pm
187-05 Union Turnpike, Flushing

Thanksgiving Craft for Kids

Celebrate Thanksgiving with a fun craft! Children ages 5-11 are welcome.

Wednesday, November 22 @ 3:30pm
116-15 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Park

Thanksgiving Craft

Children ages 5 to 12 are welcome to make Thanksgiving crafts.

Wednesday, November 22 @ 4pm
Queens Village
94-11 217 Street

Thanksgiving Arts and Crafts

It's turkey time! Thanksgiving handprint, footprint, & fingerprint art, turkey crafts for all school-age kids.

Wednesday, November 22 @ 4pm
South Hollis
204-01 Hollis Avenue

Movie: "Big Hero 6"

Join us for a post-Thanksgiving viewing of the Disney animated film, "Big Hero 6". A team of superheroes and their robot Baymax take on the bad guys and try to save the day.

Friday, November 24 @ 12pm
Queensboro Hill
60-05 Main Street, Flushing

Decorate your house for Thanksgiving: Floral Arrangements with Anna Kao

Floral Artist Anna Kao will provide instruction on the fine art of floral arranging.

Saturday, November 25 @ 3pm
54-22 Skillman Avenue

Monday Afternoon Family Movies

Visit the Briarwood Library and Join us for two great family movies:  "What's Cooking" (2000, rated PG-13) and "Born in China" (2017, rated G).

Monday, November 27 @ 4pm
85-12 Main Street