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New Americans Program

Sep
22
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Study Hall

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

School-age children can get help with homework and reading and, if there is interest, participate in book discussions or reading circles.

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

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Sep
25
4:00PM

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5:45PM

School Holiday Movies

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

While school is out, enjoy "Muppets Most Wanted" (rated PG) on Thursday and "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" (rated PG-13) on Friday.

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

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Oct
2
11:30AM

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12:15PM

Circle of Friends

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

Preschoolers listen to stories, sing songs and do arts and crafts.

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

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Oct
17
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Save or Spend?

Location: Glen Oaks
Registration: Not required

TD Bank presents two workshops for children on the relative merits of spending and saving money. Each child will receive a small gift at the end of the program.


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.