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New Americans Program

Sep
3
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Knights of Queens

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Young people ages 6-16 learn chess basics or sharpen their skills and strategies. Chess equipment is provided.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
12
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Connect Four Tournament

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Think you're the best Connect Four player walking? Join us at our tournament and see!


Sep
26
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Teen Crochet Club

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

Learn the basics of crochet.


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Oct
9
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Teen Crochet Club

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

Learn the basics of crochet.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
7
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Jewelry-Making

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Teens learn to make beautiful jewelry. Materials will be provided.


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.