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Queens Library Celebrates

National Library Lovers Month!

February is National Library Lovers Month.

To celebrate, Queens Library will have programs you can participate in at your nearest local library as well as the “Share Your Love for Queens Library Photo Contest.” Three (3) winners will be selected at the end of the contest.


Upcoming Programs

Wall of Love

We’ll have a special Post-It Wall where our customers can write the reasons they love the library, all month long! 

All month 
Queensboro Hill
60-05 Main Street, Flushing

Movie Screenings

To celebrate National Library Lovers Month, the Queens Library at Bayside is showcasing movies celebrating February events. 2/1: The Time Machine (2002, PG-13), 2/8: Love Actually (2003, R), 2/15: Chinese Zodiac (2012, PG-13), 2/22: Fences (2016, PG-13). 

Thursdays, February 1, 15 @ 4pm
Thursdays, February 8, 22 @ 3:30pm

214-20 Northern Boulevard

Children's Activities

Do you love your library? Join us Thursdays at 4pm for library-themed games followed by an interactive group project. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. 

Thursdays, February 1-22 @ 4pm 
92-25 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Beach

Emerging Readers' Storytimes 

Come join us for special storytimes that celebrate Library Lovers Month. For ages 3-8. 2/2: Elephant and Piggie; 2/9: Pinkalicious; 2/16: Amelia Bedelia; 2/23: Pete the Cat

Fridays, February 2, 9, 16, 23 @ 4pm  
158-21 Jewel Avenue, Flushing

Celebrate Library Lovers Month in Film 

Join us for our movie series on Saturdays during the month of February. 

Saturdays, February 3, 10, 17, and 24 @ 2pm 
Langston Hughes
100-01 Northern Boulevard, Corona

Challenge a Library Worker at Ping Pong 

It’s Library Lovers Month! Spend some time playing ping pong with a library worker! See if you can win! Beat the library worker and get a prize! 

Monday, February 5 @ 12pm  
Cambria Heights 
218-13 Linden Boulevard

National Library Lovers Month - Library Lovers T-shirt Competition 

Children will print famous and/or favorite library quotes on T-shirts to celebrate National Library Lovers Month. 

Tuesday, February 9 @ 4pm  
312 Beach 54 Street

Movie: The Librarian: Quest for the Spear  

Enjoy Library Lovers Month and watch a movie at the Briarwood Community Library! Join us for The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004) about a bookworm who tries to foil an evil plan to control the world. 

Saturday, February 10 @ 1pm  
85-12 Main Street

Morning Storytime 

It’s never too early to start your child’s love of reading – and their library! Come join us for stories, songs, and crafts for children 18-36 months old. Space is limited, so pre-register by phone (718-261-6654) or in person. 

Wednesday, February 14 @ 10:30am  
Kew Gardens Hills 
72-33 Vleigh Place, Flushing

Create a Necklace/Bracelet 

Create a necklace or bracelet for National Library Lovers Month. Children will create a necklace or bracelet using gold and silver beads.   

Friday, February 16 @ 4pm  
312 Beach 54 Street

Love Your Library Party! 

It's Library Lovers month, and we're saying thank you! Drop by Queensboro Hill Library for a little thank you snack, color a picture or two, and add to our Post-It wall by writing us a note telling us why you love the library! All ages are welcome!   

Tuesday, February 20 @ 1pm  
Queensboro Hill 
60-05 Main Street, Flushing

Make Your Own Book 

We'll be making books of different shapes and sizes. Come design your own. This program is for all ages, but younger children may need adult assistance.   

Thursday, February 22 @ 4:30pm  
Kew Gardens Hills 
72-33 Vleigh Place, Flushing