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13 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
NYCitizenship Information Session
Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help Information Sessions Are you ready to apply for Citizenship? Come to an information session with the NYCitizenship attorney to find out. Learn about the benefits of becoming a citizen and receiving financial counseling. You can also make your appointment by calling 311 and say "Citizenship appointment" or call 212-514-4277 or visit www.nyc.gov/nycitizenship No registration required. NYCitizenship legal services are solely provided…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Today
@ 11 p.m.
Canceled
LEAD series for new moms
LEAD is a free workforce development program for young immigrant women that combines job readiness training, teamwork, and leadership development. Key objectives are to support and prepare our participants for entry or reintegration into the NYC workforce or for the pursuit of higher studies. For more information please visit http://www.nywomenimmigrants.org/
Clason's Point LibraryAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers
Fri, June 1
@ 10 a.m.
LEAD series for new moms
LEAD is a free workforce development program for young immigrant women that combines job readiness training, teamwork, and leadership development. Key objectives are to support and prepare our participants for entry or reintegration into the NYC workforce or for the pursuit of higher studies. For more information please visit http://www.nywomenimmigrants.org/
Clason's Point LibraryAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers
Fri, June 8
@ 3 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Month
Get Connected @ Your Library: Immigrant Heritage Celebration
Visit the Jerome Park Library’s Open House in celebration of Immigrant Heritage Week! We invite you to come in and find out what the library has for you and your family! There will also be a cultural program you can sign up for a FREE Library card! We hope to see you! Bring your friends and family. Refreshments will be available.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, June 9
@ 11 a.m.
Immigrant Heritage Month
Bengali Dancing
Bengali Dancing For Immigrant Heritage Month the Bangladesh Academy of Fine Arts will present two dances: 1)Dola Lagilo - semi classical dance 2) O dhan bani re - folk dance about the new harvest. BAFA is a performing arts school based in the Bronx. Contact bafa.inc.usa@gmail.com for further details. Light Snacks Provided. No Registration Required. Open to All Ages.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
Children,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, June 9
@ 2:30 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Month
Know Your Rights Presentation - Do You Know Your Rights as an Immigrant NYC Resident?
Know Your Rights Forum Do you know your rights as a NYC resident? Come and join us for an evening about immigrants’ rights, how to avoid immigration fraud, and what services are available to the community! Teens and Adults welcome! Presentation will be in English & Spanish Inquiries: flee@lssny.org t: 646.242.1476
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, June 12
@ 6:30 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Month
FILM SCREENING: THE IMMIGRANT
In honor of Immigrant Heritage Month, Grand Central Library is hosting a screening of Charlie Chaplin’s classic The Immigrant (1916). The film stars Charlie Chaplin's “Tramp” character as an immigrant coming to the United States accused of theft on his voyage across the Atlantic Ocean, and who falls in love with a beautiful young woman along the way. Immediately following the screening we invite you to stay for a brief conversation with about some of the ways the New York Public Library is sup…
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Tue, June 12
@ 7 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Month
Immigrant Heritage Month Awareness
Immediately following our 6:30PM screening of Charlie Chaplin's The Immigrant we invite you to stay for a brief conversation with about some of the ways the New York Public Library is supporting Immigrant Heritage Month. This includes system-wide programs and events celebrating our cultural diversity. Additionally, we will share Immigrant Heritage Month-related programming and services that our branch is offering throughout month of June and beyond!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Fri, June 15
@ 2 p.m.
Art Express: Zine Making
Calling all creatives and art lovers alike! Actualize your ideas and inspirations into one-of-a-kind art pieces. Zine Making Workshop June marks the celebration of Immigrant Heritage and Pride Month. June marks the celebration of Immigrant Heritage and Pride Month. Join us in creating zines that explore and celebrate your unique identity and history. In this workshop, participants will be able to learn how to use the Picture Collection to do visual research. Found images, along with col…
Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd StreetAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, June 19
@ 7:30 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Month
Special Edition Book Club
June is Immigrant Heritage Month so we will have a special edition book club to discuss a book dealing with these themes. It was a finalist for the One Book, One New York competition: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. In the fall of 2007, Jende Jonga, a Cameroonian immigrant living in Harlem, lands a job as a chauffeur for Clark Edwards, a senior executive at Lehman Brothers. Their situation only improves when Jende's wife Neni is hired as household help. But in the course of t…
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
Immigrants
Wed, June 20
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Book Discussion: Behold the Dreamers
Join us once every month to discuss the latest book pick. This month we are reading the One Book, One New York nominee, Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. Jende Jonga, a Cameroonian immigrant living in Harlem, has come to the United States to provide a better life for himself, his wife, Neni, and their six-year-old son. In the fall of 2007, Jende can hardly believe his luck when he lands a job as a chauffeur for Clark Edwards, a senior executive at Lehman Brothers. Clark demands punctuality,…
South Beach LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, June 26
@ 3 p.m.
Discussion Group: The Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang
A debut novel about a wealthy but fractured Chinese immigrant family that had it all, only to lose every last cent--and about the road trip they take across America that binds them back together. This book group meets the last Tuesday of every month at 3pm.
Epiphany LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Thu, November 1
@ 6 p.m.
Book Discussion: The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott
For November's meeting, we will be reading Alice Mcdermott's 2017 novel, The Ninth Hour. Join us! A portrait of the Irish-American experience is presented through the story of an Irish immigrant's suicide and how it reverberates through innumerable lives in early 20th-century Catholic Brooklyn. By the National Book Award-winning author of Charming Billy .
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorAdults