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  • Getting Ready to Volunteer: A How-to Guide for Tweens, Teens & Parents Thinking About Community Service

    This video introduces you to the world of community service and offers a step-by-step guide about how to begin volunteering.  Learn about the different types of projects available, where to find them, and what information is needed to navigate the registration process.

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  • QPL Volunteer Spotlight: Our 2020 GEM Award Winners!

    Celebrate this year's Going the Extra Mile (G.E.M) volunteer award honorees, that 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.”

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  • Helping Everyone Cope with Stress


    Queens Public Library understands dealing with the current environment amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak can be stressful for many people.  The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has provided an extensive list of recommendations to assist individuals and families cope with the situation.

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