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New Americans Program

Nov
28
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

It's books, exercise and songs for preschoolers up to age 5.


Dec
1
3:30PM

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4:00PM

Family Storytime

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

This storytime with age-appropriate music is for children in grades pre-K to 2 and their caregivers.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
1
5:30PM

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6:00PM

Computer Homework Help

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children will learn how to use the Queens Library online catalogue, find books in the library and browse safe and educational free websites.

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

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Dec
3
2:30PM

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3:00PM

Stories and Arts and Crafts

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 enjoy stories, crafts and age-appropriate music.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
3
3:30PM

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6:00PM

Homework Help

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Homework help is available after school every Wednesday and Thursday, except holidays, until 6:00PM. All students under age 18 are welcome.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
3
5:15PM

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5:45PM

Creative Writing

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 8-12 will learn how to write creatively by being given a topic and being guided through the writing process.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
5
12:00PM

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1:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

It's books, exercise and songs for preschoolers up to age 5.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
8
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Nappy's Puppets Presents "Jack and the Beanstalk"

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Jack is English in origin, but his energy, enthusiasm, optimism and can-do attitude have made him a true American icon. Follow his many adventures in this funny, fast-paced, action-packed show, based on a collection of Appalachian short stories and featuring handcrafted shadow puppets.


Dec
17
2:30PM

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3:00PM

Arts and Crafts and Storytime

Location: Auburndale
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5-12 enjoy picture books, work on craft activities and listen to age-appropriate music.


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.