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New Americans Program

Jul
28
1:00PM

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2:15PM

A Musical History Tour of Rock 'n' Roll, Doo-Wop and Pop

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

The Vic Vincent Duo invites you on a tour of the great eras of rock 'n' roll, doo-wop and pop, with the music of Elvis, The Drifters, the Del Vikings, Frank Sinatra and more.


Jul
28
2:15PM

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3:15PM

North Hills Gazette

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

Tweens and teens work together to create, design and write a new issue of "The North Hills Gazette."


Jul
28
4:45PM

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6:45PM

Film Screening

Location: North Hills
Registration: Not required

It's too big for a single evening! Join us on consecutive Mondays for parts 1 and 2 of "Gone with the Wind," one of the most acclaimed films of all time.


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.