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* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a free movie and DIY Pop Rocks snack! Watch "School of Rock" (PG-13).

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* Movies that RockMovies that Rock

Time: 12:00 pm

"High Fidelity" (R), 1 hour, 53 minutes

* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make some candy sushi. Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. 4-5:30 pm

* Family Fun NightFamily Fun Night

Time: 7:00 pm

Children ages 3-8 years old and their families may enroll. The Gingerbread Man has escaped!

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* Garden ClubGarden Club

Time: 10:30 am

Watch things grow as you care for the Library's garden and participate in other gardening activities. Children ages 5-10 years may enroll.

* Learn Share Discuss LinuxLearn Share Discuss Linux

Time: 6:45 pm

The Newton Linux User’s Group (NLUG) meets to share information and applications regarding this open source alternative to Microsoft Operating Systems and discuss developments in the technology field.

* Books and BeansBooks and Beans

Time: 7:00 pm

Register to join a book and coffee pairing at Mojo's Coffee Bar on the campus of Bethel College. 7-8:30 pm

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* Libraries RockLibraries Rock

Time: 10:30 am

Music, puppet shows, stories and crafts for children ages 5-8 years old. Enroll to learn!

* Happy Face EntertainmentHappy Face Entertainment

Time: 1:30 pm

FREE Family Time Fun with Happy Faces Entertainment!

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

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "The Last Mile" by David Baldacci. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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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.

* Veterans Memoir WorkshopVeterans Memoir Workshop

Time: 6:30 pm

Al Ortolani, published poet and writing instructor, leads a Veterans Memoir Writing Workshop, exploring methods of generating honest writing about war experiences. This event is part of “Kansas Stories of the Vietnam War,” a statewide oral history project to commemorate 50 years since the escalation of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. The program is supported by Humanities Kansas.

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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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* Flower & Garden TourFlower & Garden Tour

Time: 9:00 am

The Second Century Library Foundation sponsors a tour of area gardens to support Newton Public Library. 9 a.m. - noon. Contact the Library for ticket information.

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* Flower & Garden TourFlower & Garden Tour

Time: 1:00 pm

The Second Century Library Foundation sponsors a tour of area gardens to support Newton Public Library. 1-4 p.m. Contact the Library for ticket information.

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make book hedgies - prickle-free cuteness! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. 4-5:30 pm

* Family Fun NightFamily Fun Night

Time: 7:00 pm

Children ages 3-8 years old and their families may enroll. How does your garden grow?

* Learn the LibraryLearn the Library

Time: 7:00 pm

Online Catalog 101: Hands-on training, with laptops available. Learn how to log in with your Newton Public Library card to place holds, check fines, and search for materials.

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* Garden ClubGarden Club

Time: 10:30 am

Watch things grow as you care for the Library's garden and participate in other gardening activities. Children ages 5-10 years may enroll.

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* Libraries RockLibraries Rock

Time: 10:30 am

Music, puppet shows, stories and crafts for children ages 5-8 years old. Enroll to learn!

* Libraries Rock CANCELEDLibraries Rock CANCELED

Time: 10:30 am

Today's program is canceled.

* Susan Mueller's Animal FunSusan Mueller's Animal Fun

Time: 1:30 pm

FREE Family Time Fun with Susan Mueller who will bring her animals to interact with the children.

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* StoryTime CANCELEDStoryTime CANCELED

Time: 10:30 am

Today's StoryTime is canceled.

* 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.

* Smart Phone 101Smart Phone 101

Time: 6:30 pm

Learn all about smart phones: the different types, brands, carriers and tips and tricks. Tech Er will be here to lend their expertise, along with Nathan, IT Supervisor. No registration necessary for this free program.

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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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* Teen Breakfast Book ClubTeen Breakfast Book Club

Time: 10:00 am

Breakfast and Books! Read and discuss "This Savage Son" by Victoria Schwab. Check out the book at the upstairs check out desk.

* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a free movie and popcorn with DIY newspaper containers! Watch "Newsies" (PG).

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* Movies that RockMovies that Rock

Time: 12:00 pm

"Walk the Line" (PG-13), 2 hours, 15 minutes

* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Craft cracked stone pendants. Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. 4-5:30 pm

* Family Fun NightFamily Fun Night

Time: 7:00 pm

Children ages 3-8 years old and their families may enroll. Pinkalicious Party!

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* Garden ClubGarden Club

Time: 10:30 am

Watch things grow as you care for the Library's garden and participate in other gardening activities. Children ages 5-10 years may enroll.

* Melodies & MelodramasMelodies & Melodramas

Time: 7:00 pm

Darren McMannis presents "Harvey County's Melodies and Melodramas" - a look back at notes from our past!

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* Libraries RockLibraries Rock

Time: 10:30 am

Music, puppet shows, stories and crafts for children ages 5-8 years old. Enroll to learn!

* Mysteries & Wonders MagicMysteries & Wonders Magic

Time: 1:30 pm

FREE Family Time Fun with Glenda and Mike's Mysteries and Wonders Magic Show.

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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.

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Solo" by Kwame Alexander. 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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* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a free movie and DIY agate candies snack! Watch "Jurassic Park" (PG-13).

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make squishies! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops. 4-5:30 pm

* Family Fun NightFamily Fun Night

Time: 7:00 pm

Children ages 3-8 years old and their families may enroll. The pirates have hidden their treasure in the Library!

* Learn the LibraryLearn the Library

Time: 7:00 pm

Intro to Digital Lending: Bring your device. Learn to use Hoopla, Libby (Overdrive), OneClickDigital, and Cloud Library.

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* Garden ClubGarden Club

Time: 10:30 am

Watch things grow as you care for the Library's garden and participate in other gardening activities. Children ages 5-10 years may enroll.

* Gavin Peters Food PhotographerGavin Peters Food Photographer

Time: 7:00 pm

Gavin Peters will talk about his career as a Wichita food photographer at Fourth Tuesday Photography.

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

Time: 10:00 am

The Library will open one hour late, at 10 p.m., to allow staff to attend an Appreciation Breakfast.

* Libraries RockLibraries Rock

Time: 10:30 am

Music, puppet shows, stories and crafts for children ages 5-8 years old. Enroll to learn!

* Barnyard Puppet TheatreBarnyard Puppet Theatre

Time: 1:30 pm

FREE Family Time Fun rocks the Library when NPL's own Barnyard Puppets take the stage.

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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 Thursday CrazeTeen Thursday Craze

Time: 6:00 pm

Teen vs Staff MarioKart. Think you can beat NPL staff on WiiU? Audiences welcome. 6-8 pm

* MAKE HarveyMAKE Harvey

Time: 7:00 pm

Share stories and projects with other makers.

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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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* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Beat the heat with a free movie and DIY record cookies snack! Watch "Hairspray" (PG-13).

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