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New Americans Program

Oct
23
3:30PM

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5:30PM

Homework Help

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 1-6 can get afterschool help with their homework in all subjects.

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

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Oct
23
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Chess Club

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Challenge your brain with the exciting game of chess! Beginners are welcome; those under age 9 must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
24
11:30AM

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12:15PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children up to age 2 accompanied by an adult caregiver enjoy short books, bouncing rhymes, songs, puppets and circle time.

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

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Oct
24
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Wii Games

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children play Mario Party, Just Dance and other Nintendo games. All ages are welcome; children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
29
11:30AM

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12:15PM

Toddler Time

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

Children ages 2-5 accompanied by an adult caregiver join us for 45 minutes of stories, songs, rhymes and puppets to develop pre-reading skills.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
30
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Happy Halloween!

Location: Poppenhusen
Registration: Not required

School-age children celebrate Halloween with us with a craft, games and a scary story. Wear your costume!


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.