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* Teen Game Zone & CraftsTeen Game Zone & Crafts

Time: 3:30 pm

Craft: Cartouche Pendants (watch the plastic shrink!). Plus, play the Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect, Yu-Gi-Oh, board games, card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* Monday Knight KneedlersMonday Knight Kneedlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your in-process knitting, crocheting, embroidery, counted cross-stitch, etc. Join others for learning and conversation.

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* 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.

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* Mystery Lover's Book ClubMystery Lover's Book Club

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Deadly Sister" by Eliot Schrefer. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library will be closed for Independence Day

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* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a movie and snacks. Clue to today's movie: a treasure hunter is in hot pursuit of a mythical treasure that has been passed down for centuries.

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* Teen Game Zone & CraftsTeen Game Zone & Crafts

Time: 3:30 pm

Craft: Ductigami. Plus, play the Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect, Yu-Gi-Oh, board games, card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* 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 Knight KneedlersMonday Knight Kneedlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your in-process knitting, crocheting, embroidery, counted cross-stitch, etc. Join others for learning and conversation.

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* The ExcavatorsThe Excavators

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, puppet shows, crafts, and more for children ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

Discuss your required summer reading to get a head start on next year! 2 p.m. "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency" 3 p.m. "Jane Eyre"

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* Exploration Place DiscoveriesExploration Place Discoveries

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for FREE Fun!

* "Blackbear Bosin": Simmonds"Blackbear Bosin": Simmonds

Time: 7:00 pm

Author David Simmonds talks about his book: "Blackbear Bosin: Keeper of the Indian Spirit."

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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 BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

Discuss your required summer reading to get a head start on next year! 2 p.m. "Jane Eyre" 3 p.m. "The Kite Runner"

* Game Zone for TeensGame Zone for Teens

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.

* 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?

* Podcast, Videocast, ScreencastPodcast, Videocast, Screencast

Time: 2:00 pm

"Broadcast Yourself: Podcast, Videocast & Screencast" is the technology topic presented by Nathan Carr, IT Supervisor at NPL. No registration is required for this free event.

* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a movie and snacks. Clue to today's movie: a sequel to last week's movie.

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* Teen Game Zone & CraftsTeen Game Zone & Crafts

Time: 3:30 pm

Craft: Worry & Story Stones. Plus, play the Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect, Yu-Gi-Oh, board games, card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* 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 Knight KneedlersMonday Knight Kneedlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your in-process knitting, crocheting, embroidery, counted cross-stitch, etc. Join others for learning and conversation.

* Books-Into-Film DiscussionBooks-Into-Film Discussion

Time: 8:30 pm

Read and discuss "The Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum at Pages Books and Coffee, 605 N. Main. Then watch the movie based on the book at the Library on July 20.

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* The ExcavatorsThe Excavators

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, puppet shows, crafts, and more for children ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* "Images of America: Newton""Images of America: Newton"

Time: 7:00 pm

Dena Bisnette and Joe Gilliam present photography and stories from their new book. A book signing follows the free presentation.

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* Barnyard Puppet ShowBarnyard Puppet Show

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for FREE Fun!

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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.

* Game Zone for TeensGame Zone for Teens

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 Thurs Fiction DiscussionThird Thurs Fiction Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Pope Joan" by Donna Woolfolk Cross. 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.

* 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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* Books-Into-Film MovieBooks-Into-Film Movie

Time: 3:00 pm

Following the discussion of "The Wizard of Oz" watch the movie at the Library. Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil in the Land of Oz before it is too late.

* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a movie and snacks. Clue to today's movie: the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.

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* Teen Game Zone & CraftsTeen Game Zone & Crafts

Time: 3:30 pm

Craft: Book Bingo! Plus, play the Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect, Yu-Gi-Oh, board games, card games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* 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 Knight KneedlersMonday Knight Kneedlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your in-process knitting, crocheting, embroidery, counted cross-stitch, etc. Join others for learning and conversation.

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* The ExcavatorsThe Excavators

Time: 10:30 am

Stories, puppet shows, crafts, and more for children ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* "The Way We Worked" "The Way We Worked"

Time: 7:00 pm

Photographer Tom Parker worked with the Kansas Humanities Council, in cooperation with the Smithsonian Institute, to create images for an exhibit on “The Way We Worked.” He shows images and talks about his work on this project. All are welcome to attend this free presentation. Follow Fourth Tuesday Photography on facebook and Flickr.

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* Wednesday WorkshopWednesday Workshop

Time: 10:30 am

Jo Ho the Storyteller will lead 8-12 year-olds in becoming dramatic storytellers. Registration required for FREE fun!

* Jo Ho the StoryTellerJo Ho the StoryTeller

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for FREE Fun!

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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 BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

Discuss your required summer reading to get a head start on next year! Discussing "Into the Wild"

* Game Zone for TeensGame Zone for Teens

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.

* Fundamental HTMLFundamental HTML

Time: 6:00 pm

The programming of webpages. Randy Merrell, Technology Trainer for the Salina Public Library, presents this free video conference. 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.

* 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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* HOPEFest 2013HOPEFest 2013

Time: 10:00 am

Look for the Library's booth at the Newton Recreation Center, 415 N. Poplar, highlighting the options the Library offers for those wanting to help themselves to a better life.

* 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 movie and snacks. Today, you had some input into the movie we'll view!

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* Teen Game ZoneTeen Game Zone

Time: 3:30 pm

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

* Monday Knight KneedlersMonday Knight Kneedlers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your in-process knitting, crocheting, embroidery, counted cross-stitch, etc. Join others for learning and conversation.

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* Wednesday WorkshopWednesday Workshop

Time: 10:30 am

The McCrae Puppeteers will help 8-12 year-olds become puppeteers, too. Registration is required for FREE fun!

* McCrae Puppet TheatreMcCrae Puppet Theatre

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for FREE Fun!

     

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