Gallery: Five Queens Public Libraries to Receive Energy Retrofits and C...

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The Queens Library Foundation announced this week that it is partnering with the Community Environmental Center (CEC) of Long Island City to retrofit five branches of the Queens Library and create green education programs for the community. The $250,000 project is funded by the Greening Western Queens Fund of North Star Fund and is set to begin by the end of the month.

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  1. lynneserpe January 23, 2012 at 3:36 pm
    If anyone wants to get involved with the gardens at any of the five branch libraries in Western Queens, please email me at -- I'm the consultant on the whole greening libraries project and administer the gardens (which are maintained by community volunteers and library users, especially local kids). THANKS Lynne Serpe