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* Mystery Lovers Book ClubMystery Lovers Book Club

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "The Black Country" by Alex Grecian. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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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.

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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 Video GroupTeen Video Group

Time: 3:00 pm

Join others to make videos promoting reading and the Library.

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* Teen Crafts & Game ZoneTeen Crafts & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Make pom-pom 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.

* 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 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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* NPL Friends Fall MeetingNPL Friends Fall Meeting

Time: 7:00 pm

Friends of Newton Public Library Fall Meeting and Elections, all nominations welcome. Light refreshments. Support your library! Become a Friend of NPL for /year or lifetime.

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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.

* Internet SafetyInternet Safety

Time: 6:30 pm

Learn to stay safe online in this free class, presented by Nathan, IT Supervisor. All are welcome to attend, no registration necessary.

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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.

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* TRW Teen Craft & Game ZoneTRW Teen Craft & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Paint a bookend for the Library! 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.

* Teen Read Week PostersTeen Read Week Posters

Time: 6:00 pm

Make your very own READ posters, featuring YOU, reading.

* 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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* Big Read: Bogart & HammettBig Read: Bogart & Hammett

Time: 6:00 pm

Watch the movie, then join the discussion of "The Maltese Falcon" from book to film, led by Ami Regier, Ph.D Professor of Literary Studies, Bethel College. Bring snacks to share.

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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.

* Teen Read Week Game ZoneTeen Read Week Game Zone

Time: 6:00 pm

The usual Game Zone, plus make Word Beads.

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Escape from Camp 14" by Blaine Harden. 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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* Teen Read Week Screen SaturdayTeen Read Week Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Watch the movie based on the book "The Fault in our Stars" by John Green. Rated PG-13.

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* Teen Crafts & Game ZoneTeen Crafts & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Make sticky hand matching games. 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.

* Third Tuesday GenealogyThird Tuesday Genealogy

Time: 7:00 pm

Donnis Crane will be here to present step-by-step guides to finding ancestor's land records.

* 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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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Gene T. Chavez, consultant on diversity issues as president of Chavez & Associates, leads a discussion of "Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger. This book is the third 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.

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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.

* Family Movie NightFamily Movie Night

Time: 6:00 pm

Bring the whole clan to watch this animated movie in which a misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grown-ups to save his town from a centuries-old curse. Rated PG.

* Friends Members-Only PreSaleFriends Members-Only PreSale

Time: 6:00 pm

Join the Friends of Newton Public Library to attend this members-only Book Sale event, 6-8 p.m.

* 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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* Book Sale - Friends of NPLBook Sale - Friends of NPL

Time: 9:00 am

Feed your reading habit while supporting Newton Public Library! Used books and other items for sale from 9 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.

* 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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* Book Sale - Friends of NPLBook Sale - Friends of NPL

Time: 9:00 am

Feed your reading habit while supporting Newton Public Library! Used books and other items for sale from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

* 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

Read and discuss any Teens' Top Ten nominees, seen on the display table.

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* Teen Crafts & Game ZoneTeen Crafts & Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

Halloween Party! Zombie makeover contest and Halloween candy sushi. 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.

* Big Read: Who Done It?Big Read: Who Done It?

Time: 7:00 pm

Join a discussion of "The Maltese Falcon" led by Daniel Eells, NPL Adult Services Supervisor. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

* 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

* Adventures in Cave PhotographyAdventures in Cave Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

Rick Hines presents a program on his adventures exploring and photographing caves.

* 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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* Fall Puppet ShowFall Puppet Show

Time: 10:30 am

Enjoy the antics as the Barnyard Puppets celebrate Fall. Everyone is welcome to this free family presentation.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library is closed to allow staff to attend the Kansas Library Association conference.

* 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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* 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.

 

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