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New Americans Program

Jul
31
3:00PM

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4:30PM

Summer Reading Club

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Join us this summer for book discussions and fun craft activities.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
4
5:45PM

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6:45PM

Martial Arts for Teens

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

In this introduction to martial arts, teens will learn to focus on balance, coordination, listening skills, strength and discipline.


Aug
14
4:30PM

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6:00PM

Settlers of Catan Board Game Night

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Players assume the roles of settlers, each attempting to build and develop holdings while trading and acquiring resources.


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Aug
14
4:30PM

--to--

6:00PM

Settlers of Catan Board Game Night

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Players assume the roles of settlers, each attempting to build and develop holdings while trading and acquiring resources.


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.