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New Americans Program

Feb
2
10:30AM

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11:00AM

Storytime

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Preschoolers and their parents or other adult caregivers will listen to stories read from picture books.

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

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Feb
4
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Playgroup

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Bring your toddlers for fun time at Steinway Library!

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

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Feb
6
10:30AM

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11:15AM

Toddler Movement

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Toddlers and the parents or other adult caregivers will improve their large motor skills with dance and exercise.

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

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Feb
12
4:00PM

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4:45PM

Literature, Art and Movement

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

School-age children enjoy arts, movement activities and stories at this weekly program.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
13
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Women and Music with Joy Kelly

Location: Steinway
Registration: Not required

Celebrate Women's History Month with songs and melodies written, performed and inspired by women through the ages! From "Miss Mary Mack" to "America the Beautiful," from show tunes to opera arias, and from folksongs to popular hits, we'll all sing along!


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.