Bayside Public Library 21420 Northern Blvd, Bayside, NY11361 Bayside Public Library, built in 1964, is a branch of the Queens Borough public library system. It features a…More bustling kids section where children from all backgrounds can be seen sitting at kid-sized, round tables, helping each other with paragraph construction and other homework. A computer hub where kids can study or surf such Web sites as Nick Junior is adjacent.
Bayside Historical Society 208 Totten Avenue, Bayside, NY11359 Bayside Historical Society is located in Fort Totten off the Long Island sound breakwater, overlooking the Throgs Neck…More Bridge. This museum holds a historical archive of artifacts, artwork and documents from Bayside, Alley Pond and Fort Totten. The BHS's mission is to work with the community and local schools to promote awareness and preservation of Bayside, its neighboring communities and the Lawrence Family Cemetery. It features exhibits throughout the year and virtual tours are available through the website. The Bayside Historical Society building offers its spaces for catered and non-catered events; featured rooms include its ballroom, lounge, boardroom, dining room and refurbished library. Members receive a ten percent discount on tax-deductible rental fees. Membership, which is available on multiple levels, allows visitors to enjoy advanced notice of society events as well as free museum admission.