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* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Make a DIY slingshot and shoot some marshmallows! Laptops and games will also be set up, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* McCrae Puppets at SRP Kick-OffMcCrae Puppets at SRP Kick-Off

Time: 7:00 pm

Join the McCrae Puppets to start off Summer Reading adventures. Enjoy some goodies while you get registered for a summer of fun at the Library!

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer 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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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 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

The Zwireless staff are here to help! Bring your cell phone - no need to register.

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* Art Workshop with Susan BartelArt Workshop with Susan Bartel

Time: 10:30 am

8-12 year-olds will experience with science of watercolor with artists Susan Bartel. Register for this free program. Enrollment is limited.

* Barnyard Puppet ShowBarnyard Puppet Show

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for "Fizz! Bang! Boom!" with Newton Public Library's Barnyard Puppets. This program is free and open to all.

* Mystery Lovers Book ClubMystery Lovers Book Club

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "The Second Opinion" by Michael Palmer. Please 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 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.

* Read with a DogRead with a Dog

Time: 10:00 am

The Mutti-grees program is bringing a dog that loves reading stories with kids! So find a story, bring the kids and read to a dog!

* 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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* Flower & Garden TourFlower & Garden Tour

Time: 9:00 am

Enjoy lovely gardens open for touring, sponsored by the Second Century Library Endowment Foundation. Proceeds benefit Newton Public Library. Open 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a FREE movie and snacks! Check your brochure for the title and rating.

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* Flower & Garden TourFlower & Garden Tour

Time: 1:00 pm

Enjoy lovely gardens open for touring, sponsored by the Second Century Library Endowment Foundation. Proceeds benefit Newton Public Library. Open 1-5 p.m.

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* Recipe SwapRecipe Swap

Time: 1:00 pm

Bring a favorite recipe, a story to share, and go home with other treasured recipes!

* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Bring a colored article of clothing to write on with a bleach pen. Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* Recipe SwapRecipe Swap

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring a favorite recipe, a story to share, and go home with other treasured recipes!

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer 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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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 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.

* CANCELED Smart Phone Workshop CANCELED Smart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

The workshop is canceled for tonight.

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

The Zwireless staff are here to help! Bring your cell phone - no need to register.

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* Exploration Place WorkshopExploration Place Workshop

Time: 10:30 am

8-12 year-olds are invited to explore the world of science with Exploration Place. Enrollment is required and limited.

* Exploration Place ProgramExploration Place Program

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family to explore the mysteries of science with Exploration Place. This program is free and open to all.

* Yarn Spinning: Deb WaggonerYarn Spinning: Deb Waggoner

Time: 7:00 pm

Fiber artist Deb Waggoner will be here to demonstrate how she spins yarn and talk about her creative process, dying yarns, etc. This program is free and open to all.

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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.

* Picture Sharing, Editing, etc.Picture Sharing, Editing, etc.

Time: 6:30 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, reviews photo sharing, editing, organizing, and more. This free presentation is open to all, 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.

* Read with a DogRead with a Dog

Time: 10:00 am

The Mutti-grees program is bringing a dog that loves reading stories with kids! So find a story, bring the kids and read to a dog!

* 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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* 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 & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Write secret messages with invisible ink. Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer 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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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.

* Teen BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

If you are in Honors or AP English, get a jump on your required summer reading & assignments. Today at 2 pm: "Black Like Me"; and at 3 pm: "The Things They Carried"

* Teen BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

If you are in Honors or AP English, get a jump on your required summer reading & assignments. Today at 2 pm: "Black Like Me"; at 3 pm: "The Things They Carried"

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

The Zwireless staff are here to help! Bring your cell phone - no need to register.

* Author Talk with Donnis CraneAuthor Talk with Donnis Crane

Time: 7:00 pm

Donnis Crane, the author of "Josie - A Pioneer Girl," will be here to talk about her book. A book signing follows the presentation.

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* Greenwood Stables HorsesGreenwood Stables Horses

Time: 10:30 am

8-12 year-olds are welcome to learn all about horses and equine rescue with Greenwood Stables. Please enroll to attend.

* Jay & Leslie JugglingJay & Leslie Juggling

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family to enjoy the juggling fun with Jay & Leslie and their "Chain Reaction." This program is free and open to all.

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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.

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Fried Green Tomatoes" by Fannie Flagg. Please 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.

* Read with a DogRead with a Dog

Time: 10:00 am

The Mutti-grees program is bringing a dog that loves reading stories with kids! So find a story, bring the kids and read to a dog!

* Library Opens at 10 a.m.Library Opens at 10 a.m.

Time: 10:00 am

The Library will open at 10:00 a.m. so that staff may attend a staff and volunteer event.

* 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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* Teen Screen SaturdaysTeen Screen Saturdays

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a FREE movie and snacks! Check your brochure for the title and rating.

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* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Drive your parents crazy - make a DIY harmonica. Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

* Preschool Summer StoryTimePreschool Summer 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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* Mad ScientistsMad Scientists

Time: 10:30 am

Summer fun with activities, crafts, stories, puppet shows & more. For kids ages 5-8 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 BookTalksTeen BookTalks

Time: 2:00 pm

If you are in Honors or AP English, get a jump on your required summer reading & assignments. Today at 2 pm: "Animal Farm" and at 3 pm: "The Help"

* Smart Phone WorkshopSmart Phone Workshop

Time: 7:00 pm

The Zwireless staff are here to help! Bring your cell phone - no need to register.

* Fourth Tuesday PhotographyFourth Tuesday Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

Celebrate five years of Fourth Tuesday Photography with a potluck supper at the Drum Farm. Meat, drink, dessert and table service provided. Bring a side dish to share. Contact the Library for directions.

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* Sedgwick County ZooSedgwick County Zoo

Time: 10:30 am

8-12 year-olds will learn about biology and animals with the Sedgwick County Zoo. Please enroll to participate.

* Singer Dino O'DellSinger Dino O'Dell

Time: 1:30 pm

Bring the family for an interstellar adventure with singer Dino O'Dell. This program is free and open to all.

* Teen Special EventTeen Special Event

Time: 6:00 pm

"The Big Bang Theory" Party -Watch episodes of the TV show while playing nerdy games, answering trivia questions, creating frig magnets, and devising roommate agreements! 6-8 p.m.

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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 Sci-Fi Book DiscussionTeen Sci-Fi Book Discussion

Time: 3:00 pm

"The House of the Scorpion" by Nancy Farmer is the book for this discussion. If you need a copy of the book, contact the Library.

* 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 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.

* Read with a DogRead with a Dog

Time: 10:00 am

The Mutti-grees program is bringing a dog that loves reading stories with kids! So find a story, bring the kids and read to a dog!

* 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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* 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 Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a FREE movie and snacks! Check your brochure for the title and rating.

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* Teen Crafts & GamingTeen Crafts & Gaming

Time: 3:00 pm

Play Sci-Fi Jeopardy. Laptops and games will also be available, so bring your NPL card to log on.

         

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