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New Americans Corner

Apr
24
10:00AM

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1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Elmhurst
Registration: Not required

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Register in-person at the library on Tuesday, April 10 from 1pm to 4 pm. or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Classes will be beginning from Tuesday, April 17 every Tuesday from 10 am to 1 pm at the Adult Learning Center . Students should have a copy of their green card when they come to register. Participants must attend the entire 12 week class series.

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

Additional Dates


Apr
25
10:00AM

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1:00PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Location: Broadway
Registration: Not required

Learn everything you need to know about American history, government, and culture to pass the citizenship exam. Register in-person at the library on Wednesday, April 11 at 10AM or call 718-278-4303 to preregister in advance. Students should have a copy of their green card when they come to register. Participants must attend the entire 12 week class series.

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

Additional Dates


May
8
10:00AM

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6:00PM

Naturalization Workshop (in English and Spanish)

Location: Central Library
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

This workshop is for legal permanent residents to fill out the N-400 application for naturalization and a full or partial fee waiver, if eligible. To register call 718-990-0893 or go online:
https://www.citizenshipworks.org/portal/vieweventdetail/1593


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May
21
4:00PM

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6:00PM

NYCitizenship Information Session

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

Come to an information session with a NYCitizenship attorney to find out how to apply for U.S. citizenship, and learn about the benefits of becoming a citizen and receiving financial counseling.


Introduction

New Americans Corners is an initiative in partnership with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and the NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs. Queens Library’s 62 locations and its 7 Adult Learning Centers are creating dedicated spaces where immigrants can find information and resources to become a U.S. citizen.

New Americans Corners Resources

Need to know how to become a U.S. citizen? Every location at Queens Library has a New Americans Corner filled with materials and resources to get you started. Materials include:

  • Have you considered U.S. citizenship (English, Spanish, Chinese)
  • Citizenship Resource Center (English, Spanish, Chinese)
  • The Naturalization Test
  • Application for Naturalization (form N-400)
  • 10 Steps to Naturalization
  • The Wrong Help can Hurt: How to Help Someone Applying for an Immigration Benefit
  • Referral List of Classes in Queens for Adults in English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
  • Referral List of Citizenship Preparation Classes and Immigration Services in Queens
  • Flyers for citizenship preparation and citizenship application programs at the library

Citizenship Preparation Resources

Electronic Resources

Print and Audio-Visual Materials at the Library

Ask your librarian where to find these materials at your library, or visit Queens Library website today at: www.queenslibrary.org.

For online ESOL resources, please click on the links below:
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For more information on New Americans Corner, please contact:
New Americans Program
Queens Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11432
Tel: 718-990-0894
Fax: 718-990-8626
E-mail: napref@queenslibrary.org