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New Americans Program

Aug
2
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children and teens age 8 and up learn the basics of chess or improve their game.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Aug
4
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Movie Mondays

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Spend an afternoon watching a movie with your friends. Teens only!

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Aug
6
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Anime Summer

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

It's summer! We'll have anime screenings on Wednesdays: always subbed, never dubbed. Otakus and spectators are welcome. Join us on the couch in the Teen Room.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Aug
7
2:00PM

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6:00PM

Summer Crafts for Teens and Tweens

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

The 2:00-3:00PM session is for children in grades 5-6 and the 4:00-6:00PM session is for teens.


Aug
8
2:00PM

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6:00PM

Teen Happy Hour

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

End your week playing video games and board games, listening to music or just hanging out with your friends.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Aug
14
2:00PM

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4:00PM

End of Summer Party

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Summer Reading has reached its end. Join us in celebration and enter our book raffle for teens! Reading logs are required for party entry.


Collections

Most of our international language collections include books, periodicals, CDs, CD-ROMs and videos. Check out our romances, computer books, cookbooks, biographies, best-sellers, martial arts novels, parenting books and much more!


Resource Guides

Find multicultural web sites, English classes, citizenship classes, immigrant-serving agencies, demographics and more.


Cultural Programs

New Americans Program offers Cultural Arts programs celebrating the arts and literature of ethnic groups in Queens communities. Programs are presented in the Central Library and in community libraries. Offerings include music, dance, drama performances, bilingual poetry and storytelling. Cultural arts programs are bilingual in English and the language of the culture being showcased.


Coping Skills

New Americans Program offers Copings Skills workshops: lectures and workshops to help immigrants adjust to life in America presented in selected community libraries as well as the Central Library. Programs are presented in English and in the major immigrant languages of Queens by lawyers, teachers, counselors and other professionals. Topics presented include immigration law, becoming a citizen, tenants rights, career planning, starting a business, parenting, education and health.