Kidsworld Calendar— Summer Fun For Kids
Summer Fun For Kids
The Summer 2000 edition of the KidsWorld Queens SM calendar will be available free on June 15th at every local Queens Library branch, listing hundreds of programs for children and families at 20 of Queens’ educational and cultural institutions. It can also be obtained at any of the other KidsWorld Queens partners listed below, or by phoning 990-0705.
Use the KidsWorld Queens calendar to find circus acts and science experiments, art and music, animals and environmental activities, poetry, drama, history and fun, all close to home. Most programs are free or low cost, and are easy to reach by bus or subway. Special coupons are included in the calendar, just for KidsWorld Queens friends.
"What better time to explore the wonders of Queens County and visit the world class cultural institutions in the City’s most culturally diverse borough?"Borough President Claire Shulman, said. "I hope you use the KidsWorld Queens calendar as a guide and take advantage of all that Queens has to offer."
Library Director Gary Strong said, "There’s no time that’s more fun than summer, and no place better to have it than right here inQueens.Queens Library has teamed up with our colleagues all over the Borough to make sure you have the best summer yet.And don’t forget to sign up for the Summer Reading Club at your local branch library—it will keep you smiling all summer long."
Look for the free KidsWorld Queens calendar at local Queens libraries, or at any library partner:
*Afrikan Poetry Theatre, 176-03 Jamaica Ave.
*Alley Pond Environmental Center, 228-06 Northern Blvd.
*Alliance of Queens Artists, 99-10 Metropolitan Ave.
*American Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave.
*Cultural Collaborative Jamaica, 161-04 Jamaica Ave.
*Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts, 137-35 Northern Blvd.
*The Isamu Noguchi Museum, 32-37 Vernon Blvd.
*Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Ave.
*King Manor Museum, 153rd Street and Jamaica Avenue.
*New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St.
*P.S. 1 ContemporaryArt Center, 22-25 JacksonAve.
*Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 MainSt.
*Queens Council, Boy Scouts of America, 345 HudsonSt., Manhattan.
*Queens Council on the Arts, 79-01 Park Ln. South
*Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy.
*Queens Historical Society, 43-35 37thAve.
*Queens Museum of Art, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.
*Queens Symphony Orchestra, 31-00 47thAve.
*Queens Theatre in the Park, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park
*Queens Wildlife Center, 53-51 111th St.
The Queens Borough Public Library serves a population of two million in the most ethnically diverse county in the United States.With 17.5 million items in circulation for Fiscal Year 1999, the library has the highest circulation of any library system in the country. For more information about programs, services, locations, events and news, visit the Queens Library web site at www.queenslibrary.org or call 990-0700.