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New Americans Program

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.


Oct
1
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. Equipment is provided.

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

Additional Dates


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


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Oct
30
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Halloween Costume Party

Location: Queens Village
Registration: Not required

Kids of all ages are invited! There will be a prize for the best costume!


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.