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New Americans Program

Feb
6
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Design a Refrigerator Magnet

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Dress up your fridge with a magnet you design and create yourself!


Feb
13
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Paper Hearts

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Make a paper craft for Valentine's Day.


Feb
19
4:30PM

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5:30PM

Lego Club and More!

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Children age 6 and up create Lego constructions or play board games. Preregistration is required.


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Feb
20
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Teen Crochet Club

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics of crochet.


Feb
27
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Board Game Bonanza

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of board games!


Mar
6
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Teen Origami

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Join us for an afternoon of origami, the Japanese art of paper folding.


Mar
13
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Make a Kaleidoscope

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Use household materials to make a working kaleidoscope.


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.