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* Teen Video GroupTeen Video Group

Time: 3:00 pm

Join others to make video clips that promote the library and reading!

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* Teen Crafts & Game ZoneTeen Crafts & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Make foil rubbings. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Preschool StoryTimePreschool StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

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

* CANCELED Big Read Nov 3 CANCELED Big Read Nov 3

Time: 7:00 pm

CANCELED Big Read: Write or Wrong? A comparison of detective fiction and real life detective work, presented by Laura Workman Eells, Ph.D Associate Professor of Sociology, McPherson College, and Michael A Eells, Supervising Enforcement Agent, Alcohol Beverage Control/Kansas Department of Revenue.

* Monday Night NeedlersMonday Night Needlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your own projects and join others who enjoy needlecrafts.

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* Preschool StoryTimePreschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* 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.

* Smart Phone CANCELEDSmart Phone CANCELED

Time: 7:00 pm

Classes canceled for this evening

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Staff from Zwireless are here to answer your questions. No registration necessary, just bring your smart phone with you.

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* Mystery Lovers Book DiscussionMystery Lovers Book Discussion

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Track of the Cat" by Nevada Barr. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Taste of ChristmasTaste of Christmas

Come to NPL for your puzzle piece and your Friends of NPL Christmas treat during the Newton Area Chamber of Commerce Taste of Christmas event at a variety of Newton businesses.

* Preschool StoryTimePreschool 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.

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* Taste of ChristmasTaste of Christmas

Come to NPL for your puzzle piece and your Friends of NPL Christmas treat during the Newton Area Chamber of Commerce Taste of Christmas event at a variety of Newton businesses.

* Toddler StoryTimeToddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

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

* Preschool StoryTimePreschool 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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* Taste of ChristmasTaste of Christmas

Come to NPL for your puzzle piece and your Friends of NPL Christmas treat during the Newton Area Chamber of Commerce Taste of Christmas event at a variety of Newton businesses.

* Anyone Can Program!Anyone Can Program!

Time: 12:30 pm

Angel Diaz helps participants learn programming - create useful technology tools and give yourself a leg up on your career goals! No registration necessary. All levels of computer proficiency are welcome.

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* Teen Crafts & Game ZoneTeen Crafts & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Hold your place with laminated leaf bookmarks. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Preschool StoryTimePreschool StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

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

* Monday Night NeedlersMonday Night Needlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your own projects and join others who enjoy needlecrafts.

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* Preschool StoryTimePreschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, puppet shows and more for children ages 2 1/2-5 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.

* Smart Phone CANCELEDSmart Phone CANCELED

Time: 7:00 pm

Classes canceled for this evening

* Holiday Bookish PapercraftsHoliday Bookish Papercrafts

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your favorite scissors and join others to create decorations and cards from unusable books and other papers, suitable for the holidays!

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Staff from Zwireless are here to answer your questions. No registration necessary, just bring your smart phone with you.

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* Preschool StoryTimePreschool 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.

* Black Fri. & Cyber Mon. HintsBlack Fri. & Cyber Mon. Hints

Time: 6:30 pm

Hints, tips, tricks, and horrors to help you navigate shopping online, presented by Nathan, IT Supervisor. All are welcome to attend this free class, no registration required.

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* Toddler StoryTimeToddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

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

* Preschool StoryTimePreschool 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 Mockingjay PartyTeen Mockingjay Party

Time: 3:00 pm

Play the Hungry Games and recap "Hunger Games" and "Catching Fire" by acting out a scripted version in five minutes!

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* "The Abolitionist" Film"The Abolitionist" Film

Time: 3:00 pm

Kauffman Museum, 2801 North Main, North Newton, hosts "The Abolitionist", presented by The Created Equal Film Series. The film chronicles the life struggles of the men and women who led the battle to end slavery: William Lloyd Garrison, Frederick Douglass, Angelina Grimke, Harriet Beecher Stowe, John Brown. The film will be followed by a discussion led by Dr. Kip Wedel, Bethel College Department of History. Newton Public Library is a Local Partner in this presentation.

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* Teen Crafts & Game ZoneTeen Crafts & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Create a mousetrap clip! Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Preschool StoryTimePreschool StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

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

* KS Reads to PreschoolersKS Reads to Preschoolers

Time: 7:00 pm

Families of preschoolers are invited to an evening of stories, crafts, games, snacks, and a reading of the Kansas Reads to Preschoolers 2014 book, "Is Everyone Ready for Fun?" by Jan Thomas.

* Monday Night NeedlersMonday Night Needlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your own projects and join others who enjoy needlecrafts.

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* Preschool StoryTimePreschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Trish Reeves, teacher of English at Haskell Indian Nations University, leads a discussion of "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian" by Sherman Alexie. This book is the last in a four-part series, "Growing Up American." The discussion leaders and books for the series are provided through a program of the Kansas Humanities Council. Pick up book at the Library.

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Staff from Zwireless are here to answer your questions. No registration necessary, just bring your smart phone with you.

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* Preschool StoryTimePreschool 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.

* Family Movie NightFamily Movie Night

Time: 6:00 pm

Watch the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the 1959 classic “Sleeping Beauty,” rated PG. Bring your own snacks if you wish.

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "A visit from the Goon Squad" by Jennifer Egan. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Toddler StoryTimeToddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

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

* Preschool StoryTimePreschool 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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* Anyone Can Program!Anyone Can Program!

Time: 12:30 pm

Angel Diaz helps participants learn programming - create useful technology tools and give yourself a leg up on your career goals! No registration necessary. All levels of computer proficiency are welcome.

* Teen Book ClubTeen Book Club

Time: 3:00 pm

It's all about families! Read and discuss your choice of books on this topic.

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* Teen Crafts & Game ZoneTeen Crafts & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Decorate your space - string a god's-eye hanging. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Monday Night NeedlersMonday Night Needlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your own projects and join others who enjoy needlecrafts.

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* 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 Human Clue GameTeen Human Clue Game

Time: 6:00 pm

Who killed Tom Turkey? With what? and Where? Play the game before turkey day!

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Staff from Zwireless are here to answer your questions. No registration necessary, just bring your smart phone with you.

* Smart Phone CANCELEDSmart Phone CANCELED

Time: 7:00 pm


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* Teen Human Clue gameTeen Human Clue game

Time: 6:00 pm

Who killed Tom Turkey? With what? and Where? Play the game before turkey day!

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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