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New Americans Program

Dec
26
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Kids Book Club

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Kids Book Club meets once a week on Friday.


Dec
26
2:30PM

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3:00PM

Riddles and Contests

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Every week we pose a different challenge for kids.

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

Additional Dates


Dec
29
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Make a Friendship Bracelet

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Make a friendship bracelet with embroidery thread. The Children's Librarian will give you materials and instructions at her desk.


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.