Services to Immigrants and Refugees

The Denver Public Library’s Plaza programming is specifically tailored to meet the needs of immigrant, refugee, and asylee populations. Plazas are a dedicated space for migrants from all over the world to connect with people, information, and resources, building Denver’s successful global community.

Plazas offer support for new immigrants including second-language conversation skills, citizenship, business networking, and more.

Plaza Voices

Cover of the book, "What is Veiling?" available from the Denver Public Library

Plaza Voices: I Am A Muslim

Our regular contributor Naghem S. writes:

I am a Muslim. I am an Iraqi- American. I came to the U.S. as a refugee.

If Donald Trump’s travel ban was in existence in April of 1996, I would not be here writing this today. I would most likely be dead.

On Friday, January 27, 2017, Donald Trump issued his fifth Executive Order. It was day seven of his presidency.

Below is an excerpt taken directly from the official