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New Americans Program

Nov
1
10:00AM

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2:00PM

High School Equivalency Exam Prep

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Do you want to improve your math and reading skills? Are you hoping to pass the high school equivalency exam to get your diploma? Then sign up now for prep classes and register for the official TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion), offered Saturdays from 10:00AM to 2:00PM.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
3
6:30PM

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7:15PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Our book group for adults meets monthly.


Dec
1
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Intermediate Computers for Seniors

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. Registering for this session will reserve your spot for the entire program.

Learn how to use Microsoft Word, upload pictures and documents and safely surf the web.

Cambria HeightsMon, Dec 8, 201410:00AM - 11:30AM
Cambria HeightsMon, Dec 15, 201410:00AM - 11:30AM

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Dec
1
10:00AM

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11:30AM

Computers for Seniors, Intermediate Level

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn how to upload, save and create documents. Participants must have basic computer skills.

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

Additional Dates


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.