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New Americans Program

Jul
31
11:30AM

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12:30PM

Toddler Time

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Infants, toddlers and preschoolers, with parent or other adult caregiver, read, sing, color and play using a different theme each week.


Jul
31
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Sudoku Club

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Kids who love puzzles and are interested in patterns and numbers love Sudoku! At our club, we will do puzzles of different levels, from beginner to advanced, and will learn tips and tricks for completing each one. Finish the puzzles by yourself or work as a team!


Aug
6
3:30PM

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4:45PM

Kids' Jeopardy: Be a Science Star!

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Kids can brush up on their science knowledge while competing for the grand prize in our Jeopardy tournament.


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.