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New Americans Program

Jul
22
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Activity Day

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us Tuesday afternoons for fun summer reading activities for children ages 6-11!

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

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Jul
23
11:15AM

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12:00PM

Summer Storytime

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

This program for children ages 18 months to 5 years and their caregivers includes stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts.

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

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Jul
23
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Wii Tournaments

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Kids age 7 and up, join your friends and test your video game skills on our Wii system!

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

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Jul
24
11:15AM

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12:00PM

Lots of Science for Tots and Parents

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Explore science with your child ages 2-5 by participating in some fun, age- appropriate experiments.

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

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Jul
24
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Arts and Crafts

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-11 work on simple summer crafts.

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

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Jul
24
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Reading Buddies

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-3 read with a teen buddy to improve their reading skills.

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

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Jul
25
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Game Day

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Join us for an afternoon of board games and Wii.

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

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Jul
29
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Science Fun

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Children age 7 and up will learn basic science concepts through fun science activities.

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

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Jul
30
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Uno Tournament

Location: McGoldrick
Registration: Not required

Will you be the next champion? Join us for an afternoon of fun!

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

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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.