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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Create a fuzzy flower magnet! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* VITA (Tax Assistance)VITA (Tax Assistance)

Time: 6:00 pm

Trained volunteers offer free tax help to lower income taxpayers. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring. Registration is first-come, first-served, with sign up beginning at 9 a.m. for each assistance day. 6-8:15 p.m.

* Family StoryTimeFamily StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

For children up to 8 years and their families. Enjoy stories, crafts, and puppet shows.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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.

* 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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* VITA (Tax Assistance)VITA (Tax Assistance)

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers offer free tax help to lower income taxpayers. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring. Registration is first-come, first-served, with sign up beginning at 9 a.m. for each assistance day. 9:15 - noon and 1-5 p.m.

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

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Appaloosa" by Robert B. Parker. Contact the Library for copies of the book

* Hora de Cuentos en EspanolHora de Cuentos en Espanol

Time: 7:00 pm

Cuentos y actividades para ninos de 2 1/2 a 5 anos de edad. Spanish Preschool StoryTime: Stories and activities in Spanish for children ages 2 1/2 to 5.

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* NPL Visioning Task ForceNPL Visioning Task Force

Time: 8:15 am

Learn about the NPL Community Visioning Task Force @ Grand Central, 122 E 6th. Give your input at the Community Chat. Open to everyone!

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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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* Spring Toddler StoryTimeSpring Toddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 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.

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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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* kidFEST at Slate Creek SchoolkidFEST at Slate Creek School

Time: 9:00 am

Look for the NPL booth with activities celebrating "A Universe of Stories," the Summer Reading theme, and the book "Goldilocks and the Three Martians." Free! At 901 East 4th St. 9-11:30 a.m.

* VITA (Tax Assistance)VITA (Tax Assistance)

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers offer free tax help to lower income taxpayers. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring. Registration is first-come, first-served, with sign up beginning at 9 a.m. for each assistance day. 9:15 - noon

* Teen Screen SaturdayTeen Screen Saturday

Time: 3:00 pm

Bring your friends to watch "Holes" (PG). The movie is based on Nobel Prize winner Louis Sacher’s children’s story. A boy goes to camp for punishment, which turns out to be a brutal place where he is forced to dig holes in the desert all day. Enjoy snacks, too!

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 3:00 pm

Celebrate the season with a beaded Easter egg keychain! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* VITA (Tax Assistance)VITA (Tax Assistance)

Time: 6:00 pm

Trained volunteers offer free tax help to lower income taxpayers. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring. Registration is first-come, first-served, with sign up beginning at 9 a.m. for each assistance day. 6-8:15 p.m.

* Family StoryTimeFamily StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

For children up to 8 years and their families. Enjoy stories, crafts, and puppet shows.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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.

* 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.

* Craft NightCraft Night

Time: 6:30 pm

The Library will supply craft items to create, or bring your own.

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* VITA (Tax Assistance)VITA (Tax Assistance)

Time: 9:15 am

Trained volunteers offer free tax help to lower income taxpayers. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring. Registration is first-come, first-served, with sign up beginning at 9 a.m. for each assistance day. 9:15 - noon and 1-5 p.m.

* Explore the Outdoors ScreeningExplore the Outdoors Screening

Time: 10:00 am

Bring the kids for a special preview of a new show coming to PBS Kids! Explore the Outdoors will include episodes from Wild Kratts, Nature Cat, and Ready Jet Go!

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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 Sheets ClassGoogle Sheets Class

Time: 6:30 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, will present “Google Sheets: Write and Share Spreadsheets.” Nathan reviews how to use Google's free spreadsheet program. Free to attend, no registration required.

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* Spring Toddler StoryTimeSpring Toddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 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.

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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.

* Halstead Family Fun NightHalstead Family Fun Night

Time: 5:00 pm

Come try out STEM activities at the NPL table hosted by NPL’s “Mr. Dude.” Activities are held at Halstead Middle School, 221 W. 6th, 5-8 p.m.

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Decorate Easter eggs! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* Family StoryTimeFamily StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

For children up to 8 years and their families. Enjoy stories, crafts, and puppet shows.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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.

* 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.

* Third Tuesday GenealogyThird Tuesday Genealogy

Time: 7:00 pm

The group will visit the Masonic Lodge in Newton, 106 East Broadway, to learn about its history from Adrian McCullough.

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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Sheryl Wilson, director of KIPCOR, leads a discussion of “Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates. This is the final book in a four-part “Civil Rights Revisited” discussion, sponsored by the Kansas Humanities Council. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

* Hora de Cuentos en EspanolHora de Cuentos en Espanol

Time: 7:00 pm

Cuentos y actividades para ninos de 2 1/2 a 5 anos de edad. Spanish Preschool StoryTime: Stories and activities in Spanish for children ages 2 1/2 to 5.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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.

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "H is for Hawk" by Helen Macdonald. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Spring Toddler StoryTimeSpring Toddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 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.

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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 Breakfast Book ClubTeen Breakfast Book Club

Time: 10:00 am

Munch some breakfast goodies while discussing "Everlost" by Neil Shusterman. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

* Teen Breakout BoxTeen Breakout Box

Time: 3:00 pm

Figure out the combinations, and solve the puzzle!

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make an Earth Day bird feeder! Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

* Family StoryTimeFamily StoryTime

Time: 7:00 pm

For children up to 8 years and their families. Enjoy stories, crafts, and puppet shows.

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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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.

* 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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* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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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* Spring Toddler StoryTimeSpring Toddler StoryTime

Time: 9:30 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.

* Spring Preschool StoryTimeSpring 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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* HopeFest at Athletic ParkHopeFest at Athletic Park

Time: 10:00 am

Look for NPL's booth at HopeFest at Athletic Park. HopeFest offers free screenings and shares services available in our community. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. This event is part of the Community Play Day, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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* Teen GameZone & ActivityTeen GameZone & Activity

Time: 4:00 pm

Get your STEAM on with Snap Circuits and LEGOs. Play Xbox 360 Kinect™, Wii™, board games, card games, and online games. Bring your NPL card to use the laptops.

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* 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.