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New Americans Program

Oct
22
10:00AM

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12:00PM

Email for Beginners

Location: Flushing
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to create and navigate an email account, log on, send and receive email messages and attach documents. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and keyboarding skills before the workshop. Class code CC120.


Oct
22
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Teen Jeopardy

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Fall Jeopary returns! Test your intellect with general knowledge and scholastic questions that are "choice"!


Oct
22
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Diwali: Festival of Lights

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children celebrate and learn about this South Asian Festival of Lights with crafts, snacks and fun activities.


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Oct
22
4:00PM

--to--

5:00PM

Diwali: Festival of Lights

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Children celebrate and learn about this South Asian festival of lights, with crafts, snacks and fun activities.


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.