The Library offers programs for immigrants in multiple languages. See our events calendar for a full listing of programs (select language). Visit our Arts and Culture page for cultural events at Central Library's Dweck Center. Library programs are free and open to the public.
Día! Diversity in Action. El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day) is a celebration at the end of April that emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Check out our Día lists of diverse children's books. Join Día celebration at a library near you.
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Volunteer to welcome new immigrants to your community. Help your fellow New Yorkers practice English, build literacy skills or prepare for citizenship.
Connect with us
Immigrant Services in the Library's Department of Outreach Services is interested in working with city agencies and community organizations to provide quality programs. Our programming focuses on multilingual civic, cultural and educational programs for immigrant Brooklynites. If you are interested in working with the library to offer free programs, email us or call 718.230.2715.
This project is sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library’s Department of Outreach Services, which has been established with the generous support of The Charles H. Revson Foundation