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New Americans Program

Oct
23
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Energy Workshops

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

Teens will learn about energy and engineering in this four-session, hand-on series offered by Solar One.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
27
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Making Proud Choices

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Queens Library and Planned Parenthood of New York City present this program for young people ages 11-19 who have questions about sex and would like to learn how to be healthy and safe. Sign up for this program with Ms. Smith at Cambria Heights Library.


Nov
10
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Draw Manga with Eric Cheung

Location: Cambria Heights
Registration: Not required

Artist Eric Cheung will teach teens and tweens basic drawing techniques for creating manga characters.


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.