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New Americans Program

Jul
30
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Summer Reading Club: Grades 1-3

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Wednesday afternoon is read-aloud and craft time for children in grades 1-3.

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

Additional Dates


Jul
30
3:00PM

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4:00PM

Summer Reading Club: Grades 4-6

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Children in grades 4-6 put on plays and do crafts.

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

Additional Dates


Aug
7
11:30AM

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12:30PM

Read to Me Club

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

We offer simple books and coloring for toddlers ages 2-3 in the company of their parent or other adult caregiver.


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Aug
7
12:30PM

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1:30PM

Read to Me Club

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

Children ages 4-6 listen to stories and work on simple crafts.


Aug
13
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Summer Reading Party

Location: North Forest Park
Registration: Not required

We're celebrating the end of the Summer Reading program.


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.