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Magnets

"Introduces magnetism and the creation, forces, and applications of magnets"--Provided by publisher.
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Describes what magnetism and magnetic fields are, how they work, and various ways that magnetism is used.
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Describes how magnets work and includes instructions for making a magnet and a compass.
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Magnetism
"Introduces magnetism and the creation, forces, and applications of magnets"--Provided by publisher.

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Opposites attract
Describes what magnetism and magnetic fields are, how they work, and various ways that magnetism is used.

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What makes a magnet?
Describes how magnets work and includes instructions for making a magnet and a compass.

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Jan
17
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Youth Leadership Council

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Make your voice heard! You’ll advocate for your community and make real change in this yearlong program. Community service credit is available! Visit queenslib.org/youthcouncil18 for more information.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jan
18
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Teen Code Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn to code at Queens Library! Our code club has no lectures: you’ll learn to make websites, animations, apps, and games by actually making them, step by step. Prepare for a tech career or learn skills you can use in the real world right now to make whatever you can dream up.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jan
18
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Teen Anime and Graphic Novel Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Like manga? Enjoy graphic novels? Love anime? Then join us for our Anime and Graphic Novel Club! We'll watch new and old favorites, read amazing titles, and discuss what we liked and what we didn't.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


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Jan
19
12:00PM

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2:00PM

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Featuring Joy Kelly

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr., the Children's Library Discovery Center presents Joy Kelly.
Joy Kelly will tell a memorable story about Martin Luther King, Jr. All ages are welcome. This program was made possible with the support of Queens Borough President Melinda Katz.


Jan
22
3:30PM

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6:30PM

The "Voices of Queens" Teen Radio Podcast

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn how to create your very own radio podcasts in this free workshop program! Come along and learn how to produce fun and engaging podcast episodes. Completion of this course gives you scholarship opportunities, enhances your resume, and can even get you started on the road to a rewarding career in broadcast journalism, audio engineering, news reporting, radio presentation, and beyond. This program series is for teens ages 12 – 19 years old and preregistration is required.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jan
22
3:30PM

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6:30PM

The "Voices of Queens" Teen Radio Podcast

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn how to create your very own radio podcasts in this free workshop program! Come along and learn how to produce fun and engaging podcast episodes. Completion of this course gives you scholarship opportunities, enhances your resume, and can even get you started on the road to a rewarding career in broadcast journalism, audio engineering, news reporting, radio presentation, and beyond. This program series is for teens ages 12 – 19 years old and preregistration is required.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jan
22
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Typing Class

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn how to type up that next report quickly and (most important) correctly! No more "hunt and peck" typing. This is a free program for boys and girls ages 6-12. Space is limited so don't miss out!

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jan
23
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Timeless Tales

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and all kinds of fun! Preregistration is required and begins on Wednesday, December 19.

Central LibraryWed, Jan 30, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryWed, Feb 6, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM

Jan
28
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Teen Space Youth Court

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Hey teens! Are you interested in finding out more about the civic opportunities for young adults in the borough of Queens? Are you looking to study or start a career in criminal justice? Maybe you would just like some experiential knowledge in the juvenile justice system. Well, we have the perfect program for you! Join the Teen Space at the Central Library in Jamaica, Queens for Teen Space Youth Court.


Jan
31
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Amazing Readers

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

The Amazing Readers book discussion group is back in the new year and has moved to Thursdays! This month, we will be discussing Christopher Paul Curtis' Newbery Honor book "The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963." Pick up your copy at the reference desk or ask a librarian for help. No registration required!


Feb
1
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Teen Code Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Learn to code at Queens Library! Our code club has no lectures: you’ll learn to make websites, animations, apps, and games by actually making them, step by step. Prepare for a tech career or learn skills you can use in the real world right now to make whatever you can dream up.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
1
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Lunar New Year Celebration

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Celebrate Lunar New Year right here at the Children's Library Discovery Center. Bring in the Year of the Pig with crafts, music, and a parade around the library! This is a fun and educational program for children up to age 12. No registration is required so don't miss it!


Feb
1
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Teen Anime and Graphic Novel Club

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Like manga? Enjoy graphic novels? Love anime? Then join us for our Anime and Graphic Novel Club! We'll watch new and old favorites, read amazing titles, and discuss what we liked and what we didn't.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
4
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Toddler Time

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Enjoy songs, finger plays, and simple story books for toddlers ages 18-35 months and their caregivers. Registration will begin on January 22nd. Space is limited so don't miss out!

Central LibraryMon, Feb 11, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryMon, Feb 25, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryMon, Mar 4, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM
Central LibraryMon, Mar 11, 201910:30AM - 11:30AM

Feb
7
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Youth Leadership Council

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Make your voice heard! You’ll advocate for your community and make real change in this yearlong program. Community service credit is available! Visit queenslib.org/youthcouncil18 for more information.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Feb
23
11:00AM

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2:00PM

Saturday Science Lab Family Festival

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Join us for a special edition of Saturday Science Lab. It's Saturday Science Lab Family Festival with a focus on engineering! There will be all sorts of activities, learning, and fun about engineering. No registration is required. Children up to age 12 and their families are welcome!


Mar
5
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Laptop Time: Microsoft Paint

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Use your imagination and increase your tech skills while creating your own work of art using Microsoft Paint on the laptop.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Mar
26
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Bangladesh Independence Day

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Celebrate Bangladesh Independence Day with this fun and educational program. There will be drawing, coloring, and all sorts of fun for children up to age 12. No registration is required!