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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers provide free assistance to lower income tax payers. Sign up sheet will be put out at 9 a.m. each VITA day. Each individual must be present to sign up for assistance that day. Contact the Library for information about what to bring. 9:15-noon

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make stained glass art! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 6:00 pm

Trained volunteers provide free assistance to lower income tax payers. Sign up sheet will be put out at 9 a.m. each VITA day. Each individual must be present to sign up for assistance that day. Contact the Library for information about what to bring. 6-8:15 pm

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool 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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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Learn Share Discuss Linux Learn 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.

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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers provide free assistance to lower income tax payers. Sign up sheet will be put out at 9 a.m. each VITA day. Each individual must be present to sign up for assistance that day. Contact the Library for information about what to bring. 9:15-noon and 1-5 pm

* Master Builders … LEGO®sMaster Builders … LEGO®s

Time: 3:30 pm

Bring your friends for building time! Ages 8-18.

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

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Silence of the Lambs" by Thomas Harris. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

* Mystery Lover's MovieMystery Lover's Movie

Time: 6:00 pm

Watch "Silence of the Lambs," the book for April's discussion.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool 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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* Spring Toddler StoryTimeSpring Toddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

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

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool 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 ScreenTeen Screen

Time: 4:00 pm

This movie tells the story of Moana, the strong-willed daughter of the chief of a Polynesian tribe, who is chosen by the ocean itself to reunite a mystical relic with a goddess. When a blight strikes her island, she sets sail in search of Maui, a legendary demigod, in the hope of saving her people. (PG)

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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers provide free assistance to lower income tax payers. Sign up sheet will be put out at 9 a.m. each VITA day. Each individual must be present to sign up for assistance that day. Contact the Library for information about what to bring. 9:15-noon

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Create wire charms. Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 6:00 pm

Trained volunteers provide free assistance to lower income tax payers. Sign up sheet will be put out at 9 a.m. each VITA day. Each individual must be present to sign up for assistance that day. Contact the Library for information about what to bring. 6-8:15 pm

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool 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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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Papercrafts & ColoringPapercrafts & Coloring

Time: 6:30 pm

Recycle damaged books into something decorative or useful. Or color your stress away. Bring your own materials, or use the Library's supplies.

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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers provide free assistance to lower income tax payers. Sign up sheet will be put out at 9 a.m. each VITA day. Each individual must be present to sign up for assistance that day. Contact the Library for information about what to bring. 9:15-noon and 1-5 pm

* Master Builders … LEGO®sMaster Builders … LEGO®s

Time: 3:30 pm

Bring your friends for building time! Ages 8-18.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Choose the Computer for YOUChoose the Computer for YOU

Time: 6:30 pm

With so many types of computers out there, how do you choose the right one for your needs? Nathan, IT Supervisor, presents “Choose the Computer for YOU!” Free to attend, no registration required.

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* Spring Toddler StoryTimeSpring Toddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

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

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool 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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* VITA Tax AssistanceVITA Tax Assistance

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers provide free assistance to lower income tax payers. Sign up sheet will be put out at 9 a.m. each VITA day. Each individual must be present to sign up for assistance that day. Contact the Library for information about what to bring. 9:15-noon

* Teen Tech Take ApartTeen Tech Take Apart

Time: 3:00 pm

Explore the insides of the technology we use every day.

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make a magnetic poetry kit. Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool 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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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Shawnee-Arbuckle Cattle TrailShawnee-Arbuckle Cattle Trail

Time: 7:00 pm

Gary and Margaret Kraisinger, authors of “The Shawnee-Arbuckle Cattle Trail, 1867 - 1870 : the predecessor of the Chisholm Trail to Abilene, Kansas,” talk about their research into this cattle trail. A book signing follows the event.

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* Master Builders … LEGO®sMaster Builders … LEGO®s

Time: 3:30 pm

Bring your friends for building time! Ages 8-18.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool 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 have first chance to buy materials at the Spring Book Sale! 6-8 p.m. Join the Friends of Newton Public Library for $10/year or $50/lifetime and support the work of your local library!

* NUTS ukulele musicNUTS ukulele music

Time: 6:00 pm

The NUTS (Newton Ukulele Tunes Society) will be jamming at the Library for Art & Music in the Heart of Newton!

* Third Thursday Book ClubThird Thursday Book Club

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Under the Persimmon Tree" by Suzanne Fisher Staples. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Spring Toddler StoryTimeSpring Toddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 am

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

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring Preschool StoryTime

Time: 10:30 am

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

* Spring Book Sale Spring Book Sale

Time: 6:00 pm

Friends of Newton Public Library host the Spring Book Sale. Support the Library and your reading habit! 9 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.

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* Spring Book SaleSpring Book Sale

Time: 9:00 am

Friends of Newton Public Library host the Spring Book Sale. Support the Library and your reading habit! 9 a.m. - noon

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Try some CD weaving! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

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* Dangerous Beauty PhotographyDangerous Beauty Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

"Dangerous Beauty: Storms Through the Lens" will be presented by Gene Thieszen, National Weather Service Certified Storm Spotter who has been actively chasing and photographing severe storms on the Central Plains since 1999.

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* Master Builders … LEGO®sMaster Builders … LEGO®s

Time: 3:30 pm

Bring your friends for building time! Ages 8-18.

* #FakeNews#FakeNews

Time: 7:00 pm

Fake News is big news these days. Learn how to disseminate real news from fake news.

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* Harvey County Maker ClubHarvey County Maker Club

Time: 7:00 pm

Join an open group of people who like to create in whatever form or medium. Share ideas, ask questions, receive answers, celebrate mistakes and successes. Free to makers of all variety or skill level.

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