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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...
Fuel, documentary
As a part of the Earth Week Film Festival at Queens Library, Queens Library at Astoria invited patrons to come and view the 2008 Sundance Film Festival award-winning documentary "Fuel,"...
Window-Farm Construction
At a free workshop at Queens Library at Sunnyside, we learned how to create small, soil-less farms--gardens that can be "planted" in apartment windows. To make these window farms, we used...
Paper Bag Trees in Bloom
The weather is getting warmer and the trees are beginning to burst with buds and blooms. To celebrate the season's glory, Queens Library at Broadway invited children to create their own...
Holocaust Remembrance Day Activity for Kids
As the world commemorated Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom Hashoah, on April 8, Queens Library at Astoria invited young library visitors to learn about the Holocaust. To remember and honor...