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New Americans Program

Sep
22
1:00PM

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2:15PM

Divas of Broadway and Opera

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Soprano Irene Failenbogen performs pieces from classical operas and Broadway shows such as "La Traviata," "Carmen" and "Fiddler on the Roof."


Oct
8
1:00PM

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2:30PM

English Conversation Class

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Improve your vocabulary, listening and speaking skills. We will talk about holidays, cooking, shopping, family and other topics of interest.

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

Additional Dates


Oct
27
1:30PM

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2:30PM

Popular Divas of Our Time Featuring JayCee

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Dynamic female vocalist JayCee performs songs of your favorite divas, including Barbra Streisand, Bette Midler, Celine Dion and others.


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.