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Queens Library

The Queens Public Library serves the 2.3 million people living in the borough of Queens in New York City. The system operates 62 community library locations plus seven Adult Learning Centers and two Family Literacy Centers. It circulates among the highest numbers of books and other library materials in the United States of America.

http://www.queenslibrary.org/

Hub location

89-11 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11432, USA

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Activities organized by this hub

Memories of Migration: Common Thread — Making a…

This textile arts/maker project incorporates participants' migration memories into a community story quilt.

interviews
making
public art
textile

Memories of Migration: Making a Talking Family Story…

This maker workshop had participants use simple electronics and textile arts to create talking family story quilts.

archiving
coding
exhibitions
interviews
making
sound
textile
workshops

Birds of a Feather: Writing about Home &…

An interactive writing workshop exploring the ideas of home and migrations in Jackson Heights, New York City.

archiving
workshops
writing

Memorial Day with the Forest Hills Asian Association

A Celebration of National Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and Military Appreciation Month

archiving
exhibitions
other

I Live Here: A Celebration of Queens Neighborhoods

An afternoon of hands-on activities exploring the themes of migration and diversity at the Queens Museum

drawing
mapping
photos
writing

Community Oral History by the Greater Ridgewood Youth…

19 students between the ages of 14-15 years old, undertook a community documentation project with Queens Memory.

archiving
exhibitions
performance
photos
sound
workshops
writing
May 6 2016

Memories of Migration Youth Interviewer Training

A youth group was trained to conduct interviews with adults and seniors about their memories of migration.

archiving
interviews
lectures
sound
workshops

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