https://www.mla.org/Resources/Research/MLA-Language-Map Based on data from the 2000 U.S. Census, the Language Map exhibits concentrations of language speakers in zip codes and counties. Resource Categories IMMIGRANTS Resource Subcategories (Tags) Immigrants Resource Types DIVERSITY PROGRAM & SERVICES ONLINE RESOURCES Submitted by jwayne on Thu, 06/16/2022 - 2:49pm PRESS RELEASE Media Contact: Jeff Wayne jwayne [at] lindenpl.org 908-298-3830 x34 June 13, 2022 For Immediate Release LINDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY TO PARTNER WITH JEWISH VOCATIONAL SERVICE TO HOLD FREE CITIZENSHIP CLASSES AT THE LIBRARY; TEN-WEEK LONG COURSE BEGINS ON JULY 11THAT 6:30 P.M. The Linden Public Library is proud to partner with the Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) of Metrowest New Jersey to sponsor a 20-session U.S. Citizenship course. The course will be held at the Linden Public Library, located at 31 East Henry Street in Linden. Classes are scheduled on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. They will begin on Monday, July 11th and continue for ten weeks through September 19th. No classes will be held on Labor Day, September 5th. Jewish Vocational Service is offering this free class to help Legal Permanent Residents prepare for the United States Citizenship Exam. The curriculum includes English instruction, American History, Civics, and the N400 Naturalization Application. The class will give students the chance to practice for 100 civics questions and participate in mock interviews. Each student will receive a textbook and study materials. A Green Card is required to participate and must be brought to the first class. Since it was founded in 1939, the Jewish Vocational Service of MetroWest New Jersey (JVS) has helped people help themselves through innovative programs in vocational training, education, and career counseling that create pathways to hope, independence, and employment. Inspired by Jewish values, JVS has proudly served clients from any and all backgrounds. The Linden Public Library has been at the center of the city’s social, cultural, artistic and educational life since it was founded in 1928. For more information or to register for the classes, please call the JVS at 862-704-2291 or email adultschool [at] jvsnj.org.