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New Americans Program

Oct
24
11:00AM

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6:00PM

Defensive Driving

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

This driving course is offered by AARP.


Oct
27
4:00PM

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7:00PM

Citizenship Course

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

In this three-part course you will learn about the naturalization process and factual information about the United States for the naturalization test.


Oct
28
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Computer Classes for Beginners (in English and Spanish)

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

This is a slow-paced class for first time users that will teach how to browse and search the Internet, create and use an email account and understand elements of Windows. It will be conducted in English for one hour and Spanish for one hour.


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Nov
4
11:00AM

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1:00PM

Computer Classes for Beginners (in English and Spanish)

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Online or by phone
Availability: 4 openings

This is a slow-paced class for first time users that will teach how to browse and search the Internet, create and use an email account and understand elements of Windows. It will be conducted in English for one hour and Spanish for one hour.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
7
11:00AM

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6:00PM

Defensive Driving

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

These driving classes are offered by AARP.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
10
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Korean Book Club

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Do you enjoy reading? Have you read a good book lately? Share your reading experiences at the Korean Book Club.

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

Additional Dates


Nov
12
4:00PM

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5:15PM

Flo Michaels Performs the Greatest Hits of Jazz

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Hear an array of jazz standards by legends like Nat King Cole, Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin and others.


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.