Happy National Volunteer Week! For the second year, we have awarded our Go the Extra Mile Award to our volunteers who go above and beyond in their service and embody the Library’s mission “to transform lives by cultivating personal and intellectual growth and by building strong communities.” Learn more about this year’s recipients here —and … Continue reading QPL Volunteer Spotlight: Our GEM Award Winners!
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Are you a current high school student artist, activist, scientist, geek, or just care about the well-being of your NYC community? We want your voice to be a part of this project! Join us this summer at Queensbridge Tech Lab and learn about the urban environment through hands-on field, science, art, technology, and community-led discussions. … Continue reading High School Students – Join us in the community this summer!
Are you thinking about becoming a library volunteer but don’t know where to start? Attend an upcoming Community Service Information session and learn about the steps and requirements needed to volunteer with Queens Public Library. Join with over 1,500 individuals that donate their time and talents to assist thousands of library patrons every day. The … Continue reading Attend a Volunteer Info Session (April 24th)