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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Create ice skate ornaments. Play Xbox One, Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii, board games, card games and online games. Bring your NPL card to use laptops.

* First Monday MovieFirst Monday Movie

Time: 6:30 pm

Watch "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" - 2000 version (PG). On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans on ruining the Christmas holiday for all of the citizens of the town.

* Family Fun NightFamily Fun Night

Time: 7:00 pm

Head to the Children's Department for puppet shows and a make-it-and-take-it craft! Free fun for all ages! Tonight: Christmas Ornaments Crafts

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* Toddler StoryTimeToddler StoryTime

Time: 10:00 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Toddler StoryTime entertains children ages 6 months - 2 1/2 years old.

* Tech Help Open HoursTech Help Open Hours

Time: 3:00 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, is available to help with any technology questions. No need to make an appointment and his expertise is free! 3-5 p.m. on Tuesdays.

* Harvey County Tech EnthusiastsHarvey County Tech Enthusiasts

Time: 6:45 pm

Learn, Share, Discuss developments, information and applications in the technology field.

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* Author Talk: Rex BuchananAuthor Talk: Rex Buchanan

Time: 7:00 pm

Rex Buchanan, author of "Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills" will discuss his book, followed by a book signing.

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* Fall Preschool StoryTimeFall Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Children ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old.

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* Fall Preschool StoryTimeFall Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Children ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old.

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* Breakfast Book Club for TweensBreakfast Book Club for Tweens

Time: 10:00 am

Munch some breakfast goodies while discussing "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," by Barbara Robinson. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.

* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Round up your friends to watch a classic holiday comedy, "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" (PG-13). There will be snacks!

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Create magic color scratch ornaments. Play Xbox One, Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii, board games, card games and online games. Bring your NPL card to use laptops.

* Family Fun NightFamily Fun Night

Time: 7:00 pm

Head to the Children's Department for puppet shows and a make-it-and-take-it craft! Free fun for all ages! Tonight: Christmas Puppet Show

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* Toddler StoryTimeToddler StoryTime

Time: 10:00 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Toddler StoryTime entertains children ages 6 months - 2 1/2 years old.

* Tech Help Open HoursTech Help Open Hours

Time: 3:00 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, is available to help with any technology questions. No need to make an appointment and his expertise is free! 3-5 p.m. on Tuesdays.

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* NPL Goes to Norm'sNPL Goes to Norm's

Time: 4:00 pm

Join Newton Public Library staff for a holiday Lego challenge and Christmas ornament craft at Norm's Coffee Bar, 613 N. Main St.

* Holiday Book ClubHoliday Book Club

Time: 6:00 pm

Join us for a holiday party and discussion of "The Virgin in the Ice," a Brother Cadfael mystery by Ellis Peters. Attendees are invited, but not required, to bring snacks to share.

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* Fall Preschool StoryTimeFall Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Children ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old.

* Google on Android PhonesGoogle on Android Phones

Time: 6:30 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, will present “Google on Android Phones: Common Settings, Apps and Google Play.” Nathan reviews how to use Google on your smart phone. Free to attend, no registration required.

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* Fall Preschool StoryTimeFall Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Children ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old.

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Create a felt wreath ornament. Play Xbox One, Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii, board games, card games and online games. Bring your NPL card to use laptops.

* Family Fun NightFamily Fun Night

Time: 7:00 pm

Head to the Children's Department for puppet shows and a make-it-and-take-it craft! Free fun for all ages! Tonight: Christmas Crafts

* Human Trafficking ProgramHuman Trafficking Program

Time: 7:00 pm

Allison Pate will lead a program on human trafficking.

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* Toddler StoryTimeToddler StoryTime

Time: 10:00 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Toddler StoryTime entertains children ages 6 months - 2 1/2 years old.

* Tech Help Open HoursTech Help Open Hours

Time: 3:00 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, is available to help with any technology questions. No need to make an appointment and his expertise is free! 3-5 p.m. on Tuesdays.

* Review of Fold3 DatabaseReview of Fold3 Database

Time: 7:00 pm

Local historian Darren McMannis will review the features and possible uses of Fold3, a database of more than 500 million military records and related documents that is available free to Kansas residents. Part of the Third Tuesday Genealogy/Local History series.

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* Fall Preschool StoryTimeFall Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Children ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old.

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* Fall Preschool StoryTimeFall Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

Preregistered participants enjoy a weekly StoryTime with puppets, songs, rhymes, crafts, and, of course, stories! Children ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old.

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* Teen Cookie DecoratingTeen Cookie Decorating

Time: 3:00 pm

Teens and tweens are invited to decorate Christmas and winter-themed cookies, 3-4:30 p.m.

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Decorate a plastic globe ornament. Play Xbox One, Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii, board games, card games and online games. Bring your NPL card to use laptops.

* Holiday Music in the LibraryHoliday Music in the Library

Time: 7:00 pm

Ethan Neufeld and a friend will be at the Library from 7 to 8 p.m., playing holiday music on the cello.

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* Library Closes at NoonLibrary Closes at Noon

The library closes early for Christmas Eve. Open 9 a.m. to noon.

* Tech Help Open HoursTech Help Open Hours

Time: 3:00 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, is available to help with any technology questions. No need to make an appointment and his expertise is free! 3-5 p.m. on Tuesdays.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

The Library is closed for the Christmas holiday.

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* Teen GameZone & ActivitiesTeen GameZone & Activities

Time: 4:00 pm

Build with Legos and Squishy Circuits. Play Xbox One, Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii, board games, card games and online games. Bring your NPL card to use laptops.

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* Library Closes at NoonLibrary Closes at Noon

The library closes early for New Year's Eve. Open 9 a.m. to noon.

* Tech Help Open HoursTech Help Open Hours

Time: 3:00 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, is available to help with any technology questions. No need to make an appointment and his expertise is free! 3-5 p.m. on Tuesdays.

       

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