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New Americans Program

Jan
29
5:00PM

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6:00PM

Sculpting Slime

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 will learn something about chemistry and the nature of matter while creating a lasting work of art with slime and goo.


Feb
10
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Valentine's Day Craft

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

Children ages 6-12 years create something special for someone they love for Valentine's Day.


Feb
24
4:00PM

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5:30PM

Langston Hughes Spelling Bee

Location: Langston Hughes
Registration: Not required

For 1st to 6th grade. Test your spelling skills and earn the privilege of participating in the finals.

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

Additional Dates


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.