Calendar

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, most library programs are being held online.

Some events are held via Facebook Live, some via Zoom video chat, and some in both places simultaneously. Please refer to the Newton Public Library Facebook page for details on how to connect to each event.

Have questions, or need technical assistance? Call the Library at 316-283-2890, or email library@newtonplks.org.

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* Teen Virtual GameTimeTeen Virtual GameTime

Time: 4:00 pm

Join a Zoom chat and play online games with other teens and tweens. Contact the Library to sign up.

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* Mystery Lovers Book DiscussionMystery Lovers Book Discussion

Time: 5:00 pm

Join an online discussion of "Deception Cove," by Owen Laukkanen. The author will be present! Contact the Library to borrow a copy of the book.

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* Teen Book DiscussionTeen Book Discussion

Time: 10:00 am

Teens aged 14 and up, join an online discussion of "Dear Martin," by Nic Stone. Contact the Library to sign up and borrow a copy of the book.

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* Teen Virtual GameTimeTeen Virtual GameTime

Time: 4:00 pm

Join a Zoom chat and play online games with other teens and tweens. Contact the Library to sign up.

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* Tech Talk with Nathan CarrTech Talk with Nathan Carr

Time: 6:30 pm

NPL IT supervisor Nathan Carr revisits and refreshes some of his tech talk topics of years past. This month: "Video Calls: Skype vs. Google Hangouts vs. Zoom." Join via Zoom; check Facebook for details.

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* Teen Virtual GameTimeTeen Virtual GameTime

Time: 4:00 pm

Join a Zoom chat and play online games with other teens and tweens. Contact the Library to sign up.

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* "My Flint Hills" - Jim Hoy"My Flint Hills" - Jim Hoy

Time: 7:00 pm

Emporia State University professor emeritus Jim Hoy will give a talk about his new book, "My Flint Hills: Observations and Reminiscences from America's Last Tallgrass Prairie." Join online via Zoom.

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* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "The Long Ships," by Frans G. Bengtsson. Contact the Library to borrow a copy of the book.

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* Teen Afternoon of CraftsTeen Afternoon of Crafts

Time: 3:00 pm

Sign up to receive a free bag of craft supplies from the Library in advance, then join a Zoom meeting to chat and complete the crafts together. Participants are welcome to pick up free craft supplies whether or not they can attend the meeting. Contact the Library to sign up.

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* Teen Virtual GameTimeTeen Virtual GameTime

Time: 4:00 pm

Join a Zoom chat and play online games with other teens and tweens. Contact the Library to sign up.

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* Fourth Tuesday PhotographyFourth Tuesday Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

Join Sean Tomlinson for "Planning and Enjoying a Photo Trip to Western Kansas." Join online via Zoom or Facebook Live.

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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Join guest facilitator Dr. Kim Stanley for an online discussion of "Station Eleven," by Emily St. John Mandel. Meets via Zoom; contact the Library or check Facebook for details.

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