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Starting the Woodside Library Garden
This week we started building the raised beds in the back of Queens Library at Woodside. The cinder blocks will extend along the new mural wall and we will plant in the empty cells. Next Tuesday at...
Composting at the Queens Library
Thanks to you and our partnership with BIG! Compost, we have diverted over 13,631 pounds of kitchen scraps and food waste during four, weekly Queens Library compost collection sites. These numbers...
Cinco de Mayo Craft for Kids
To celebrate Cinco de Mayo, on May 5, children at Queens Libraries at Steinway and Sunnyside made a unique craft project: "ojos de Dios" (translated: God’s eyes) ornaments. Cinco de...
Puzzle Magnets Craft Activity
Queens Library at Woodside invited toddlers and their caregivers to celebrate Submarine Day, observed on April 11--the day the United States bought the U.S.S. Holland. We used pieces of an old...
Do-It-Yourself Rain Sticks Craft Project for Kids
April showers bring May flowers! In the spirit of encouraging more rain so that more flowers can bloom, children at Queens Library at Sunnyside were invited to make rain sticks. The supplies needed...