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New Americans Program

Aug
1
11:30AM

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12:00PM

Picture Book Time

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date August 1, 2014

Children ages 3-5 enjoy stories, songs and rhymes. Preregistration is required.

SunnysideFri, Aug 8, 201411:30AM - 12:00PM
SunnysideFri, Aug 15, 201411:30AM - 12:00PM
SunnysideFri, Aug 22, 201411:30AM - 12:00PM

Aug
1
12:00PM

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12:30PM

Preshool Crafts

Location: Sunnyside
Registration: Online or by phone
Details: Customers are required to attend all sessions of this program. If you wish to register, check availability for program date August 1, 2014

Simple crafts for children ages 3-5 help develop small motor and listening skills. Preregistration is required.

SunnysideFri, Aug 8, 201412:00PM - 12:30PM
SunnysideFri, Aug 15, 201412:00PM - 12:30PM
SunnysideFri, Aug 22, 201412:00PM - 12:30PM

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.