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– Program 1 –

Jacob Lawrence Panel 61 Activity

The story of migration is ongoing. In the final, 60th panel of The Migration Series, Jacob Lawrence leaves us with the words “And the migrants kept coming.” Today, more than 75 years later, Lawrence’s epic narrative continues to have powerful echoes. Come and help us create the next chapter, the next powerful image of migration.

Monday, February 4
4pm

Ridgewood
20-12 Madison Street

Tuesday, February 5
3:30pm

Ozone Park
92-24 Rockaway Boulevard

Wednesday, February 6
4pm

Broadway
40-20 Broadway, Long Island City

Thursday, February 21
4pm

Hollis
202-05 Hillside Avenue

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– Program 2 –

Recreate Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series Panel

More than 75 years ago, Jacob Lawrence created The Migration Series, an epic narrative that through an ambitious 60-panel series portrays the Great Migration, the flight of over a million African Americans from the rural South to the industrial North. Lawrence’s work continues to have powerful echoes. Come learn about this monumental work and get inspired by it, recreating the panel that you admire the most.

Wednesday, February 6
4pm

South Hollis
204-01 Hollis Avenue

Monday, February 11
3:30pm

Cambria Heights
218-13 Linden Boulevard

Tuesday, February 12
2:30pm

North Hills
57-04 Marathon Parkway, Little Neck

Friday, February 15
4pm

Ridgewood
20-12 Madison Street

Monday, February 25
4pm

Rosedale
144-20 243 Street

Wednesday, February 27
4pm

Lefferts
103-34 Lefferts Boulevard, Richmond Hill

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– Program 3 –

Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series Vs My Own

More than 75 years ago, Jacob Lawrence created the Migration Series, an epic narrative that through an ambitious 60-panel series portrays the Great Migration, the flight of over a million African Americans from the rural South to the industrial North. Come learn about this monumental work and recreate the narrative of your family's journey in multiple images representing milestones of your family's history.

Monday, February 4
3:30pm

Cambria Heights
218-13 Linden Boulevard

Friday, February 8
4pm

St. Albans
191-05 Linden Boulevard

Tuesday, February 12
4pm

Jackson Heights
35-51 81 Street

Wednesday, February 13
3:30pm

Ozone Park
92-24 Rockaway Boulevard

Wednesday, February 13
4pm

South Hollis
204-01 Hollis Avenue

Tuesday, February 19
2pm

Glen Oaks
256-04 Union Turnpike

Tuesday, February 19
4pm

Woodside
54-22 Skillman Avenue

Friday, February 22
4pm

Ridgewood
20-12 Madison Street

Wednesday, February 27
4pm

Bellerose
250-06 Hillside Avenue

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– Program 4 –

Putting my traveling shoes on and off I go on...?

Kids are invited to create the vehicle that will take them to their next traveling adventure: Car or spaceship? Boat or flying dragon? There is no limit to where the mind and heart can travel!

Friday, February 1
11am

Kew Gardens Hills
72-33 Vleigh Place, Flushing

Saturdays, February 2 and 16, 3pm
Queens Village
94-11 217 Street

Wednesday, February 6
3pm

Hillcrest
187-05 Union Turnpike, Flushing

Wednesday, February 6
4pm

Seaside
116-15 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Park

For children ages 6 and up.

Wednesday, February 6
11am

Middle Village
72-31 Metropolitan Avenue

Thursday, February 7
1pm

Ridgewood
20-12 Madison Street

Thursday, February 7
3:30pm

Cambria Heights
218-13 Linden Boulevard

Thursday, February 7
4:30pm

McGoldrick
155-06 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing

Friday, February 8
10:30am

North Hills
57-04 Marathon Parkway, Little Neck

Friday, February 8
3:30pm

Sunnyside
43-06 Greenpoint Avenue, Long Island City

Saturday, February 9
3pm

Broadway
40-20 Broadway, Long Island City

This family program is for children ages 4 to 8 with an adult.

Tuesday, February 12
4pm

Peninsula
92-25 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Beach

Children ages 6-12 are welcome to join us for this adventure.

Tuesday, February 12
4:30pm

Astoria
14-01 Astoria Boulevard

This program is for children up to 11 yrs. old.

Wednesday, February 13
4pm

Windsor Park
79-50 Bell Boulevard, Bayside

Wednesday, February 13
4pm

Elmhurst
86-07 Broadway

Friday, February 15
3:30pm

Broad Channel
16-26 Cross Bay Boulevard

Friday, February 15
3:30pm

Court Square
25-01 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City

Children ages 4 and up are welcome.

Tuesday, February 19
4pm

Langston Hughes
100-01 Northern Boulevard, Corona

Wednesday, February 20
3:30pm

Richmond Hill
118-14 Hillside Avenue

Wednesday, February 20
4pm

Woodside
54-22 Skillman Avenue

Thursday, February 21
4pm

Howard Beach
92-06 156 Avenue

Friday, February 22
11am

Flushing
41-17 Main Street

This is a PreK storytime.

Friday, February 22
3:30pm

Briarwood
85-12 Main Street

Tuesday, February 26
3:30pm

Bay Terrace
18-36 Bell Boulevard, Bayside

Kids ages 4-10 are invited.

Wednesday, February 27
4pm

Baisley Park
117-11 Sutphin Boulevard, Jamaica

Kids ages 6-12 are invited. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by a grown-up.

Thursday, February 28
4pm

Laurelton
134-26 225 Street

Thursday, February 28
4pm

Forest Hills
108-19 71 Avenue

For ages 4+.