The Friends of the Westfield Library are happy to announce the addition of the Museum of the Moving Image to their list of 20 participating museums. The Museum of the Moving Image, located at 36-01 35th Avenue, Astoria, is the country's only museum dedicated to the art, history, technique, and technology of the moving image in all its forms. Its many exhibits appeal to audiences of all ages and interests, from television and movie lovers to avid gamers. Their newest exhibition is “Matthew Weiner's Mad Men” and an extensive “Jim Henson--The Exhibition” is slated to open later this year. The museum also features 400 screenings each year. Tickets for most screenings (not covered by the museum pass) are $12 adults / $9 seniors and students / $6 children (3–12.)

Other museums featured in the Museum Pass Program are: the American Museum of Natural History, the Children’s Museum of Manhattan, the newly opened Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, the Frick Collection, the Garden State Discovery Museum, Grounds for Sculpture, the Guggenheim Museum, the International Center of Photography (currently closed while relocating to a new venue in the Bowery), the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, the Montclair Art Museum, the Morris Museum, the Museum of Arts and Design, the Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, the Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of the City of New York, the National Academy Museum, the New-York Historical Society, the Skyscraper Museum and the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms.  

The Friends have been offering free admission to museums since April of 2008.  During that time patrons have signed out over 5,800 passes and over 20,000 people have attended area museums. Passes are available on a first come/first served basis and patrons may keep each pass for four days.