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New Americans Program

Sep
22
6:00PM

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6:30PM

Pajama Storytime

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Children age 5 and under and their caregivers are invited for a bedtime-themed storytime with books, songs and a simple craft.


Sep
24
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 5 and under and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs and a simple craft.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
25
11:30AM

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12:30PM

Toddler Learning Center

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Join us for a 5-session children’s play group and learning opportunities for parents or caregivers.

Professionals from such fields as nutrition, physical fitness, speech therapy and child psychology speak with adults, make simple referrals and give advice while children play.

For children ages 18-36 months.

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

Additional Dates


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Sep
25
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Origami Craft

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 learn some cool paper-folding techniques.


Sep
26
1:15PM

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1:45PM

Mother Goose Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Infants and toddlers and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime.

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

Additional Dates


Sep
26
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Dream Catcher Craft

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 will make their own dream catcher to take home. Supplies are limited; please preregister with the librarian.


Oct
16
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Toddler Time

Location: Richmond Hill
Registration: Not required

Children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs and play time.

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.