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New Americans Program

Jul
28
1:30PM

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3:30PM

Rubik's Cube Tournament

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

The Rubik's Cube Puzzle is lots of fun. Sign up to see if you can solve it. Be a winner and get prizes! A Challenge for ALL AGES!


Jul
29
3:30PM

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5:00PM

Teen Jeopardy: Know Your Science!

Location: East Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Our Summer Reading Jeopardy program will feature questions about science. There will be a weekly elimination round, and the last four champions left standing will compete for a surprise grand prize. Potential contestants should pick up a study sheet from Ms. Margaret on or after June 9.

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.