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* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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 Gaming & MoreTeen Gaming & More

Time: 6:30 pm

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

* "The Great Gatsby""The Great Gatsby"

Time: 7:00 pm

John Sheriff, Bethel College Ernest E. Leisy Professor Emeritus of English, leads a discussion of the book selected for the 2012 Big Read.

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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 Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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 Saturday Book ClubTeen Saturday Book Club

Time: 3:00 pm

Join others to talk about what you've been reading. Or come to get ideas for the next book you might want to check out. Free for teens in 7th Grade and up.

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* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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 Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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

Share information and applications regarding this open source alternative to Microsoft Operating Systems. Meetings are free and open to all.

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* Mystery Lovers Book DiscussionMystery Lovers Book Discussion

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Along Came a Spider" by James Patterson. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Taste of Christmas in NewtonTaste of Christmas in Newton

Pick up your puzzle piece from Newton Public Library and other Newton businesses to complete your puzzle and be eligible for prizes!

* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* "The Great Gatsby" Movie"The Great Gatsby" Movie

Time: 5:45 pm

Watch the movie starring Robert Redford, with a talk about snack break, to discuss the movie and its adaptation of the book. May bring your own meal and/or snacks to share. The event is part of The Big Read.

* Teen Gaming & MoreTeen Gaming & More

Time: 6:30 pm

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

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* Taste of Christmas in NewtonTaste of Christmas in Newton

Pick up your puzzle piece from Newton Public Library and other Newton businesses to complete your puzzle and be eligible for prizes!

* 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 Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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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* Taste of Christmas in NewtonTaste of Christmas in Newton

Pick up your puzzle piece from Newton Public Library and other Newton businesses to complete your puzzle and be eligible for prizes!

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* Kansas Reads to PreschoolersKansas Reads to Preschoolers

Time: 7:00 pm

Bring your family and enjoy the 2012 Kansas Reads book "Lola Loves Stories," a puppet show, activities, snacks and prizes. A Community StoryTime, open to all families of preschoolers.

* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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 Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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.

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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

“Coming of Age in Rural America” is the subject of a four-part discussion series sponsored by the Kansas Humanities Council. This last discussion is on "Good Land" by Bruce Bair, led by Diane Quantic, retired professor of English. Call the Library with questions or to reserve copies of the books.

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* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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.

* Teen Gaming & MoreTeen Gaming & More

Time: 6:30 pm

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

* Third Thurs Fiction DiscussionThird Thurs Fiction Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss The Marriage Bureau for Rich People by Farahad Zama. Check with 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.-4:30 p.m. Proceeds support the Library.

* 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 Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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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* Murder & Mayhem Part 2Murder & Mayhem Part 2

Time: 7:00 pm

Darren McMannis continues his presentation of "Murder & Mayhem in Harvey County", focusing on the years after 1920.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library will be closed for Thanksgiving.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library will be closed for Thanksgiving.

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* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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 Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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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* Computer SecurityComputer Security

Time: 4:00 pm

Review Computer Security issues: username and password, security password recommendations,email client vs webmail, making safe download choices, antivirus/spyware/spamware/malware options and more. This program is free and open to all, no registration required.

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* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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 Fall StoryTimeToddler Fall StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

Stories, crafts, songs, rhymes and more for children ages 6 months - 2 1/2 years old. Registration is required.

* Tech Tools with TineTech Tools with Tine

Time: 10:00 am

1 hour of Photo Fun. Join NPL staff at the free webinar about Instagram, Animoto, Google Goggles photo apps.

* Preschool Fall StoryTimePreschool Fall 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.