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7 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, December 12
@ 4:30 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. La información estará disponible en inglés y español. No registration required. NYCitizenship legal services are solely provided by the New York Legal Assistance Group through a city-wide partnership with the NYC…
Inwood LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, December 15
@ 2:30 p.m.
Adult Book Discussiob: "We Are Not Ourselves" by Matthew Thomas
COME JOIN THE BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP AT THE SEWARD PARK BRANCH LIBRARY THURSDAY @ 2:00 PM December 15, 2016 “We Are Not Ourselves” By: Matthew Thomas Born in 1941, Eileen Tumulty is raised by her Irish immigrant parents in Woodside, Queens, in an apartment where the mood swings between heartbreak and hilarity, depending on whether guests are over and how much alcohol has been consumed. When Eileen meets Ed Leary, a scientist whose bearing is nothing like those of the men she grew up wi…
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tue, December 20
@ 2 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. La información estará disponible en inglés y español. No registration required. NYCitizenship legal services are solely provided by the New York Legal Assistance Group through a city-wide partnership with the NYC…
Mott Haven LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Mon, February 6
@ 4 p.m.
ALC Workshop-Workers' Rights Workshop, part I
Do you have a job or are you interested in working in New York City? Learn your workers' rights in this two-part workshop presented by the New York City Commission on Human Rights, Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs. Participants will learn valuable information about workers' rights in New York City, including anti-discrimination laws, document abuse, background felony and credit checks, and labor complaint procedures. Participants of any immigration status are welcome to attend. (The second pa…
St. George Library Center, Adult Learning CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Mon, February 6
@ 6:30 p.m.
Author @ the Library
Have I Got a Story for You: More Than a Century of Fiction from the Forward, with Ezra Glinter, the Forward’s former deputy culture editor and current critic-at-large.
This illustrated lecture highlights some of the published wartime novellas, avant-garde fiction and satirical sketches about immigrant life from acclaimed Yiddish writers in The Forward's 120-year history, Events at The New York Public Library may be photographed or recorded. By attending these events, you consent to the use of your image and voice by the Library for all purposes.
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wed, February 8
@ 4 p.m.
ALC Workshop-Workers' Rights Workshop, part II
Do you have a job or are you interested in working in New York City? Learn your workers' rights in this two-part workshop presented by the New York City Commission on Human Rights, Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs. Participants will learn valuable information about workers' rights in New York City, including antidiscrimination laws, document abuse, background felony and credit checks, and labor complaint procedures. Participants of any immigration status are welcome to attend. (First part wil…
St. George Library Center, Adult Learning CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Fri, April 14
@ 1 p.m.
Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: House of Sand and Fog
Paramount Pictures Rating R, Runtime 126 minutes, Release Year 2003; Director Vadim Perelman Synopsis Russian filmmaker Vadim Perelman makes his feature-film debut with the psychological drama House of Sand and Fog, based on the novel by Andre Dubus III. Ben Kingsley plays Massoud Amir Behrani, an Iranian immigrant living the United States. Even though he was a high-ranking official in Iran, he works several menial jobs in order to provide his wife, Nadi (Shohreh Aghdashloo), and his son, E…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults

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