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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 5:30 pm

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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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* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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 Users GroupNewton Linux Users Group

Time: 6:45 pm

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.

* Friends of NPL MeetingFriends of NPL Meeting

Time: 7:00 pm

Members of Friends of Newton Public Library will hold the Spring Meeting. Light refreshments will be served. Join the Friends for /year or /lifetime and support the Library!

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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 2:00 pm

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

* Mystery Lovers Book DiscussionMystery Lovers Book Discussion

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "The Sleeping Doll" by Jeffery Deaver. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 1:00 pm

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

* Movie EveningMovie Evening

Time: 5:45 pm

See the movie starring Daniel Day Lewis, showing as part of the collaborative event “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War”, with Kauffman Museum. The movie viewing at the Library is free, bring your own snacks.

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* Toddler Spring StoryTimeToddler Spring 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 Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 9:30 am

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 5:30 pm

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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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* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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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* Library Open 9-6 today!Library Open 9-6 today!

The Library will be open 9-6 today. The previously scheduled staff training was canceled due to weather. There will be no VITA (tax assistance) today.

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* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 1:00 pm

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

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* Toddler Spring StoryTimeToddler Spring 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 Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 9:30 am

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

* Programming for ArduinoProgramming for Arduino

Time: 12:30 pm

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

* Defensive Computing WorkshopDefensive Computing Workshop

Time: 2:00 pm

"Don't Fool Yourself: Defensive Computing" is the technology topic presented by Nathan Carr, IT Supervisor at NPL. No registration is required for this free event.

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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 5:30 pm

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring.

* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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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* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Computer BasicsComputer Basics

Time: 2:30 pm

This hands-on class is for people who have very little or no experience using computers. Components of a computer, how to use a mouse, and basic computer tasks will be covered. Registration is required and space is limited.

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Z Wireless will be at the Library to help answer your questions and learn to use your smart phone more effectively. Bring your phone to these free help sessions, no registration required.

* Third Tuesday GenealogyThird Tuesday Genealogy

Time: 7:00 pm

Darren McMannis shares newspaper resources he used to prepare for "Murder & Mayhem in Harvey County". Bring ideas for family members you'd like to search for in newspaper archives. All are welcome to attend.

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* Preschool Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Friends Members-Only BookSaleFriends Members-Only BookSale

Time: 6:00 pm

Members of Friends of Newton Public Library are invited to the pre-sale of used books, 6-8 p.m. Sales benefit the Library.

* Third Thurs Fiction DiscussionThird Thurs Fiction Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Friends Book SaleFriends Book Sale

Time: 9:00 am

Feed your reading habit and support the Library. The Friends of Newton Public Library host a used book sale, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Proceeds support the Library.

* Toddler Spring StoryTimeToddler Spring 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 Spring StoryTimePreschool Spring 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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* Friends Book SaleFriends Book Sale

Time: 9:00 am

Feed your reading habit and support the Library. The Friends of Newton Public Library host a used book sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Proceeds support the Library.

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* LIBRARY CLOSED 9am-1pmLIBRARY CLOSED 9am-1pm

The Library will be closed for staff to attend in-service training. The Library will open at 1 p.m.

* Game Zone for TeensGame Zone for Teens

Time: 3:30 pm

Teens - gaming on the Wii, Yu-Gi-Oh dueling, board games, and more. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

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* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Z Wireless will be at the Library to help answer your questions and learn to use your smart phone more effectively. Bring your phone to these free help sessions, no registration required.

* Macro PhotographyMacro Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

John Ellert presents a program on macro photography for the meeting of the Fourth Tuesday Photography club. All levels of experience with digital cameras are welcome to attend this free program.

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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

“The Great Plains Spirit” is the subject of a four-part discussion series sponsored by the Kansas Humanities Council. This last discussion is on "Great Plains" by Ian Frazier, led by Jim Hoy who teaches folklore and literature at Emporia State University. Call the Library with questions or to reserve copies of the books.

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* Game Zone for TeensGame Zone for Teens

Time: 6:00 pm

Teens - gaming on the Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect, Yu-Gi-Oh dueling, board games, card games and more. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* Art & Music in the LibraryArt & Music in the Library

Time: 6:00 pm

Dave Schimming, a/k/a “The One Mule Band”, brings his acoustic mix of Americana/bluegrass/blues, including some songs he's written himself. Fourth Tuesday Photographers display their favorite photos. Events around town run from 6-8 p.m.

* EvernoteEvernote

Time: 6:00 pm

Note-taking in the cloud! Capture everything from nearly any device. Randy Merrell, Technology Trainer for the Salina Public Library, presents this free video conference. No registration required.

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* Picasa Photo ManagementPicasa Photo Management

Time: 10:00 am

This hands-on class will explore using Google's Picasa software to manage and edit photos. Registration is required for this free class as laptops are limited. Bring cameras with some stored photos, cords, and manuals.

* Programming for ArduinoProgramming for Arduino

Time: 12:30 pm

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

* Books into film Movie ViewingBooks into film Movie Viewing

Time: 3:00 pm

View the movie based on the book "Holes" by Louis Sachar. All are welcome to this event. Books available to purchase at Pages Books & Coffee, or to borrow from the Library.

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* Game Zone for TeensGame Zone for Teens

Time: 3:30 pm

Teens - gaming on the Wii, Yu-Gi-Oh dueling, board games, and more. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

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* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

Z Wireless will be at the Library to help answer your questions and learn to use your smart phone more effectively. Bring your phone to these free help sessions, no registration required.

       

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