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* Teen BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

If you are in Honors or AP English, get a jump on your required summer reading & assignments. Today at 2 pm: "The Book Thief"; and at 3 pm: "Life in a Jar".

* Newton Linux User's Group Newton Linux User's Group

Time: 6:45 pm

The Newton Linux User’s Group (NLUG) will meet to share information and applications regarding this open source alternative to Microsoft Operating Systems and discuss developments in the technology field around the world. Meetings are free and open to all.

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* Coffee - A Love AffairCoffee - A Love Affair

Time: 2:00 pm

Patty Meier of Mojo's Coffee will be here to talk about coffee, from plant to cup. There will be samples, too! This program is free and open to all.

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* Teen Game ZoneTeen Game Zone

Time: 6:00 pm

Teens! Bring your friends - play the Wii, Yu-Gi-Oh, board or card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library is Closed for the Independence Day Holiday.

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* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a FREE movie and snacks! Check your brochure for the title and rating.

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* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Make ice tunnels: melting works of art. Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* KANSASworks Employment helpKANSASworks Employment help

Time: 11:00 am

Meet with a specialist from KANSASWorkforce One to make or update your resume, find jobs in Kansas, and get career advice. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month.

* Teen BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

If you are in Honors or AP English, get a jump on your required summer reading & assignments. Today at 2 pm: "The Kite Runner"; and at 3 pm: "Of Mice and Men"

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* Mad Science WorkshopMad Science Workshop

Time: 10:30 am

8-12 year-olds can create some Mad Science. Enrollment is required and limited for this free program.

* Mad Science ProgramMad Science Program

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for this fun with Mad Science. This program is free and open to all.

* Mystery Lovers Book ClubMystery Lovers Book Club

Time: 5:00 pm

Mystery Lovers Book Club meets a week later due to the Independence Day Holiday. Read and discuss "Deja Dead" by Kathy Reichs. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen Game ZoneTeen Game Zone

Time: 6:00 pm

Teens! Bring your friends - play the Wii, Yu-Gi-Oh, board or card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* Microsoft Office: What Is It?Microsoft Office: What Is It?

Time: 6:30 pm

Learn about Microsoft Office and how to use it. Nathan, IT Supervisor, leads this free class. All are welcome, no registration required.

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* Toddler Summer StoryTimeToddler Summer StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, rhymes and more for children ages 6 months - 2 1/2 years old. Registration is required.

* Read with a DogRead with a Dog

Time: 10:00 am

The Mutti-grees program is bringing a dog that loves reading stories with kids! So find a story, bring the kids and read to a dog!

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

* Snakes & Owls! Snakes & Owls!

Time: 2:00 pm

Carol Dilts Jones, Harvey County Park Ranger, will be here with live animals and lots of facts to amaze you and your friends! Free and open to all, 5 years and older.

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* Programming for ArduinoProgramming for Arduino

Time: 12:30 pm

Angel Diaz helps participants learn programming electronic boards, using Arduino kits. What will you invent?

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* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Make some cat toys for "Caring Hands Humane Society." Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

If you are in Honors or AP English, get a jump on your required summer reading & assignments. Today at 2 pm: "Jane Eyre"; and at 3 pm: "Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet"

* Feudin' in Newt'nFeudin' in Newt'n

Time: 7:00 pm

Relive Newton's historic Hyde Park gun battle with this presentation by Darren McMannis. All are welcome to attend this free program.

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* Mutt-i-grees in the Park!Mutt-i-grees in the Park!

Time: 10:00 am

Dogs and cats from "Caring Hands Humane Society" will be ready for lots of fun activities in Military Park - part of the Mutt-i-grees in the Library program! Bring the whole family for FREE fun! 10 a.m. - noon.

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* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen Game ZoneTeen Game Zone

Time: 6:00 pm

Teens! Bring your friends - play the Wii, Yu-Gi-Oh, board or card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Beautiful Ruins" by Jess Walter. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Toddler Summer StoryTimeToddler Summer StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, rhymes and more for children ages 6 months - 2 1/2 years old. Registration is required.

* Read with a DogRead with a Dog

Time: 10:00 am

The Mutti-grees program is bringing a dog that loves reading stories with kids! So find a story, bring the kids and read to a dog!

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

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* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a FREE movie and snacks! Check your brochure for the title and rating.

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* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Bring a 16.9 fl. oz. bottle to make a lava lamp. Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* KANSASworks Employment HelpKANSASworks Employment Help

Time: 11:00 am

Meet with a specialist from KANSASWorkforce One to make or update your resume, find jobs in Kansas, and get career advice. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month.

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* Comedian Eric VaughnComedian Eric Vaughn

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for lots of laughs with comedian Eric Vaughn. This program is free and open to all.

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* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen Sci-Fi Book DiscussionTeen Sci-Fi Book Discussion

Time: 3:00 pm

"Uglies" by Scott Westerfeld is the book for the discussion. If you need a copy of the book, contact the Library.

* Teen Game ZoneTeen Game Zone

Time: 6:00 pm

Teens! Bring your friends - play the Wii, Yu-Gi-Oh, board or card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

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* Toddler Summer StoryTimeToddler Summer StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, rhymes and more for children ages 6 months - 2 1/2 years old. Registration is required.

* Read with a DogRead with a Dog

Time: 10:00 am

The Mutti-grees program is bringing a dog that loves reading stories with kids! So find a story, bring the kids and read to a dog!

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

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* Programming for ArduinoProgramming for Arduino

Time: 12:30 pm

Angel Diaz helps participants learn programming electronic boards, using Arduino kits. What will you invent?

* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a FREE movie and snacks! Check your brochure for the title and rating.

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* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Everyone's favorite: Book Bingo! Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

If you are in Honors or AP English, get a jump on your required summer reading & assignments. Today at 2 pm: "Into the Wild"; and at 3 pm: "Jane Eyre"

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* Go BUGGY! WorkshopGo BUGGY! Workshop

Time: 10:30 am

This workshop will have you going BUGGY! The Bug Lady will be here to tell about Creepy Critters. 8-12 year-olds are welcome to attend.

* Magician Keith LeffMagician Keith Leff

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family to marvel at the science of magic with Keith Leff. This program is free and open to all.

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* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen Game ZoneTeen Game Zone

Time: 6:00 pm

Teens! Bring your friends - play the Wii, Yu-Gi-Oh, board or card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

   

For a list of other ongoing events at the library, check out the Library Happenings page.