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New Americans Program

Feb
4
11:00AM

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11:45AM

Toddler Time

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Two-year-olds and their parents or other adult caregivers have fun sharing stories, fingerplays, songs and arts and crafts.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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Feb
4
11:00AM

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11:45AM

Picture Book Time

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Preschoolers ages 3-4 and their caregivers share stories, fingerplays, songs and arts and crafts.

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

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Feb
6
3:00PM

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3:45PM

Zumba for Kids

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

Zumba is a dance and exercise program. This class is specially geared for children.

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

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Feb
17
1:00PM

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3:00PM

Film Screening: Animation Week

Location: Woodside
Registration: Not required

It's winter recess, which means it's Animation Week at Woodside Library! Among films we will screen are "The Boxtrolls," "The Book of Life," "Planes: Fire and Rescue" and "How to Train Your Dragon 2," all rated PG.

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

Additional Dates


Mar
6
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Women and Music with Joy Kelly

Location: Woodside
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.