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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library is closed for New Year's Day.

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* Teen 2014 TriviaTeen 2014 Trivia

Time: 3:00 pm

Answer 2014 trivia questions for a chance at prizes! Teens are invited to bring friends!

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* Teen Crafts & GameZoneTeen Crafts & GameZone

Time: 3:30 pm

Make your own woven mini-mat! Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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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* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Extended Smart Phone WorkshopExtended Smart Phone Workshop

Time: 6:30 pm

Bring your smart phone to receive one-on-one help from the Zwireless staff. Free, no registration required. 6:30-8:30

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* Mystery Lovers Book ClubMystery Lovers Book Club

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Bring Your New Tech GadgetsBring Your New Tech Gadgets

Time: 6:30 pm

Holiday gifts have your head spinning? Bring your tech gadgets for personalized help from Nathan, IT Supervisor. Free, 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 StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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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* Computer Programming HelpComputer Programming Help

Time: 12:30 pm

Angel Diaz will help you learn about programming for computers, or answer any questions. Free, no need to register.

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* Teen Crafts & GameZoneTeen Crafts & GameZone

Time: 3:30 pm

Fold up some origami. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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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* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Heartful Bookish PapercraftsHeartful Bookish Papercrafts

Time: 6:30 pm

Make a card for your Valentine from recycled books. Bring your favorite scissors and join the fun!

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your smart phone to receive one-on-one help from the Zwireless staff. Free, no registration required.

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* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "And the Mountains Echoed" by Khaled Hosseini. 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 StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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

The team of people who saved Winter's life reassemble in the wake of her surrogate mother's passing in order to find her a companion so she can remain at the Clearwater Marine Hospital. Rated PG

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* "Freedom Riders" Film"Freedom Riders" Film

Time: 3:00 pm

"Freedom Riders" is a suspenseful film that documents the mob attacks on black and white volunteers seeking to integrate interstate transportation during the summer of 1961. This film is part of the Created Equal film series and will be shown at Krehbiel Auditorium at Bethel College, 300 E 27th St., North Newton. A discussion following will be led by Dr. Gretchen Eick, retired professor of history, Friends University, with reflections by Dr. Galyn Vesey, project director, Research on Black Wichita who participated in the 1958 Wichita Dockum Drug Store sit-in. NPL is a Local Partner.

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* Enroll for Health InsuranceEnroll for Health Insurance

Time: 1:00 pm

Navigators, trained to help with registering for Cover Kansas health insurance, will be available to consult, 1-3 p.m. Bring your e-mail address and password, birthdates, Social Security Numbers, income information, Immigrations documents, and any information about employer-offered health insurance.

* Test Drive an eReaderTest Drive an eReader

Time: 3:00 pm

Drop in to try out assorted eReaders to learn their features, pluses and minuses. Nathan, IT Supervisor, will be available to help. 3-5 p.m.

* Teen Crafts & GameZoneTeen Crafts & GameZone

Time: 3:30 pm

Frame up your photos or artwork with a CD mosaic design. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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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* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Enroll for Health InsuranceEnroll for Health Insurance

Time: 3:00 pm

Navigators, trained to help with registering for Cover Kansas health insurance, will be available to consult, 3-6 p.m. Bring your e-mail address and password, birthdates, Social Security Numbers, income information, Immigrations documents, and any information about employer-offered health insurance.

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your smart phone to receive one-on-one help from the Zwireless staff. Free, no registration required.

* Third Tuesday GenealogyThird Tuesday Genealogy

Time: 7:00 pm

Paul Smith, facilitator of a DNA interest group for the Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society, will present a program on understanding DNA for genealogy.

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* Movies Worth TALKing AboutMovies Worth TALKing About

Time: 6:00 pm

The first of four movies in the Spring Film Series, tonight's movie tells of a Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums and becomes a contestant on the Indian version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" He is arrested under suspicion of cheating, and while being interrogated, events from his life history are shown which explain why he knows the answers. Rated R. Free, bring snacks if you wish.

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* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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 StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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 Book ClubTeen Book Club

Time: 3:00 pm

Read and discuss any manga or graphic novel.

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* Test Drive an eReaderTest Drive an eReader

Time: 3:00 pm

Drop in to try out assorted eReaders to learn their features, pluses and minuses. Nathan, IT Supervisor, will be available to help. 3-5 p.m.

* Teen Crafts & GameZoneTeen Crafts & GameZone

Time: 3:30 pm

Zentangle it (cool pen designs). Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. Play games with friends.

* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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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* Preschool StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Photography 101Photography 101

Time: 7:00 pm

Professional photographer Jim Griggs will present the basics of good digital photography. No matter your skill level, or the quality of your digital camera, information will be presented that will improve your photos. Free, all are welcome.

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your smart phone to receive one-on-one help from the Zwireless staff. Free, no registration required.

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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Kevin J. Rabas, associate professor of English at Emporia State University, leads a discussion of "People of the Book" by Geraldine Brooks. This book is the first in a four-part series, "Entangled World." 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 StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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 StoryTimesPreschool StoryTimes

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 video clips that promote the library and reading!

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