Calendar

Book discussions and StoryTimes are now meeting in person, but other adult programs are still being held online. 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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* Harvey County Tech EnthusiastsHarvey County Tech Enthusiasts

Time: 6:30 pm

Meet with other enthusiasts to share tips, tricks and info about the latest developments in technology-related fields. 6:30-7:45 p.m.

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* Library Closed for TrainingLibrary Closed for Training

Newton Public Library will be closed all day on Wednesday, Feb. 2, for staff training. Mystery Lovers Book Club will still meet at 5 p.m.

* Mystery Lovers Book ClubMystery Lovers Book Club

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Death at Rainy Mountain," by Mardi Oakley Medawar. Copies of the book are available for borrowing.

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* KanCare/Medicaid HelpKanCare/Medicaid Help

Time: 9:00 am

GraceMed’s Mayra Mauricio Rosales and Esther Epp of the Kansas Division of Health Care Finance will be at the library to answer questions about Medicaid/KanCare, and assist with enrollment, first and third Fridays of each month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m..

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* Tech Talk with Nathan CarrTech Talk with Nathan Carr

Time: 6:30 pm

NPL IT supervisor Nathan Carr's monthly series of tech talks. This month: "Should I Worry About... Facial Recognition Software?" Call or email ncarr@newtonplks.org if you plan to attend in person; capacity is limited. Or, join via Zoom or watch on Facebook Live.

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* Nonfiction Book ClubNonfiction Book Club

Time: 12:00 pm

Read and discuss "The Children's Blizzard," by David Laskin. Feel free to bring a meal to enjoy during this lunchtime discussion! Copies of the book are available for borrowing.

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* Dissent in WichitaDissent in Wichita

Time: 7:00 pm

Author and historian Gretchen Eick will give an online talk and Q&A about her book, "Dissent in Wichita." Join via Zoom or watch on Facebook Live.

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

Newton Public Library will open an hour late in order to facilitate an all-staff meeting.

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* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "To Say Nothing of the Dog," by Connie Willis. Copies of the book will be available for borrowing.

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* KanCare/Medicaid HelpKanCare/Medicaid Help

Time: 9:00 am

GraceMed’s Mayra Mauricio Rosales and Esther Epp of the Kansas Division of Health Care Finance will be at the library to answer questions about Medicaid/KanCare, and assist with enrollment, first and third Fridays of each month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "LaRose," by Louise Erdrich, with guest discussion leader Erin Pouppirt. Sponsored by Humanities Kansas. Copies of the book are available for borrowing.

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* Baker Bettie: Making Scones!Baker Bettie: Making Scones!

Time: 7:00 pm

Join baking educator Kristin "Baker Bettie" Hoffman for a demonstration from her baking fundamentals book, "Baker Bettie's Better Baking Book." Online only. Join via Zoom or watch on Facebook Live.