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New Americans Program

Dec
26
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Bridge Instruction for Adults and Seniors

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Learn the basics of bridge at this interactive workshop that teaches everything from concept to bidding to how to count points and more. Participants should bring a notebook and pen.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Jan
8
6:00PM

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6:45PM

Adult Craft Hour

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Join us for weekly craft sessions in a variety of mediums. Learn to crochet, knit, make jewelry, explore paper crafts and create collages.

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

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Jan
12
6:30PM

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7:30PM

ShapeUp NYC: Dance Fitness

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Instructor Veronica Thomas leads an exciting workout uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

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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.