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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library is closed for the Labor Day holiday.

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* 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.

* 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.

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* Mystery Lovers Book DiscussionMystery Lovers Book Discussion

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss “Some Danger Involved” by Will Thomas. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* 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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* 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.

* 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.

* Beginning Word 07Beginning Word 07

Time: 7:00 pm

Participants will be introduced to the most commonly used features of Microsoft Word 2007, a word processing program. Participants should have a basic knowledge of the keyboard and using a mouse. Registration is required and space is limited. Free and open to all.

* 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.

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* eReader Petting ZooeReader Petting Zoo

Time: 4:00 pm

Thinking about purchasing an ebookreader for yourself or someone else? At this drop-in event, come and look at some of the brands that are available and have a hands-on experience with this latest technology. Get support with technical questions, and hear about the ways that you can enjoy e-reading while supporting your local library in the process!

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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.

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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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* 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.

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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.

* Internet for BeginnersInternet for Beginners

Time: 2:30 pm

This hands-on class on will help participants gain experience using the Internet and searching effectively for information. Participants should have a basic knowledge of the keyboard and using a mouse. Registration is required and space is limited

* Third Tuesday GenealogyThird Tuesday Genealogy

Time: 6:30 pm

Meet at the Greenwood Cemetery. Julian Wall and Karen Wall will talk about some of the colorful characters buried in the cemetery.

* 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.

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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.

* Third Thurs Fiction DiscussionThird Thurs Fiction Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Life of Pi" by Yann Martel. Contact the Library to reserve 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 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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* Beginning Excel 07Beginning Excel 07

Time: 10:30 am

Participants will be introduced to the most commonly used features of Microsoft Excel 2007, software for creating spreadsheets. Participants should have a basic knowledge of the keyboard and using a mouse. Registration is required and space is limited.

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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.

* "Market Yourself" Webinar"Market Yourself" Webinar

Time: 1:00 pm

Join Miriam Salpeter, career management expert, as she discusses effective communication skills and techniques have an advantage over their competition. Knowing how to market one's talents can open doors, produce successful interviews, create follow up opportunities, and increase employment potential. No registration necessary to attend this free webinar.

* 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.

* Fourth Tuesday PhotographyFourth Tuesday Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

Join other photographers for a photo walk. This free program is open to photographers of all levels of experience.

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* Review of Software AppsReview of Software Apps

Time: 4:00 pm

Review Microsoft Office programs, cloud services, Adobe, cut/copy/paste, delete, format, spell check, and print functions. This program is free and open to all, no registration required.

* 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 second discussion is on "Nathan Coulter" by Wendell Berry, led by Linda Lewis, a professor of English at Bethany College. 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.

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