Broadway musical lovers, go see a Tony Award-winning producer at Queens Library this Thursday
Tony Award-winning producer Van Dean at Queens Library Thursday

Don’t you just love surprises? We do — especially when they involve Tony Award-winning, Grammy-nominated producer Van Dean (known for productions like “The Velocity of Autumn” and “Catch Me If You Can”). He’ll be making a surprise appearance at Queens Library (89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica) on Thursday, May 26, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. to talk career highlights and […]

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A 66-story skyscraper will be the newest addition to the Long Island City skyline
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Long Island City‘s skyline is growing. The upcoming City View Tower will be considered “supertall” when it hits 984 feet and now, a new 66-story mixed-use building will be constructed just three blocks away at 43-30 24th St. The 855,411-square-foot tower would take up most of the block spanning 44th Road and 23rd Street, according to plans […]

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Queens Central Library presents a free Grupo Rebolu concert this Sunday
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Queens Central Library Sunday Concert Series presents Grupo Rebolu! Grupo Rebolu is an Afro-Colombian musical ensemble comprised of some of the finest Colombian musicians in the United States. From traditional songs to original compositions, Rebolu’s repertoire is loaded with energy, history, and danceability, filled with Afro-Colombian rhythms, such as gaita, tambora, chalupa, and bullerengue. WHAT: […]

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Soccer star David Villa will ‘kick it’ with Queens College students this summer
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Are you ready to lace up your spikes for a fun-filled summer of soccer camp? David Villa, a World Cup champion, top goal scorer for the Spanish National Soccer Team and captain of the New York City Football Club (NYCFC), will mentor students at two Queens College soccer camps this summer. The superstar announced his partnership with […]

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Queens Library celebrates National Library Week (April 10-16) with Mobile Library tour
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Step aside Lollapalooza, Queens Library is going on tour! To celebrate National Library Week (April 10-16) and National Bookmobile Day (April 13), Queens Library is hitting the road with its Mobile Library, bringing the fun and thrills of books to towns across the borough. You’re invited to drop by, sign up for a free Queens […]

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