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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* NPL Puppet TheatreNPL Puppet Theatre

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online puppet show. New shows premiere on Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

* Online Book DiscussionOnline Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Join an online discussion of "The Zig Zag Girls," by Ely Griffiths. Check NPL's Facebook Events page for info on how to connect. Contact the Library for a copy of the book.

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* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

Library closed in observance of Independence Day.

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* Once Upon a StoryTimeOnce Upon a StoryTime

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online StoryTime with Ms. Amy. New stories premiere on Mondays at 9 a.m.

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* NPL Puppet TheatreNPL Puppet Theatre

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online puppet show. New shows premiere on Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

* The Story Behind the ObjectThe Story Behind the Object

Time: 7:00 pm

Harvey County Historical Museum Curator Kris Schmucker presents "The Story Behind the Object." Check the NPL Facebook events page for info on how to connect online.

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* Top 20 Job-Hunting SitesTop 20 Job-Hunting Sites

Time: 6:30 pm

Nathan, IT supervisor, will present "Top 20 Job-Hunting Sites and Devices for 2020," part of his "Top 20 for 2020" series of monthly tech talks.

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* Exploration PlaceExploration Place

Time: 1:30 pm

A special program from Exploration Place science educators premieres online.

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* Teen Book DiscussionTeen Book Discussion

Time: 10:00 am

Join an online discussion of "The Hobbit," by J.R.R. Tolkien. Contact the Library to sign up.

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* Once Upon a StoryTimeOnce Upon a StoryTime

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online StoryTime with Ms. Amy. New stories premiere on Mondays at 9 a.m.

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* Creating Your Personal ArchiveCreating Your Personal Archive

Time: 7:00 pm

NPL genealogy librarian Sam Jack will share tips and best practices for organizing and preserving physical items, as well as digital items such as social media posts, emails, photos and videos.

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* NPL Puppet TheatreNPL Puppet Theatre

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online puppet show. New shows premiere on Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

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* Teen Book DiscussionTeen Book Discussion

Time: 10:00 am

Join an online discussion of "The Hidden Oracle," by Rick Riordan. Contact the Library to sign up.

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* Once Upon a StoryTimeOnce Upon a StoryTime

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online StoryTime with Ms. Amy. New stories premiere on Mondays at 9 a.m.

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* Fourth Tuesday PhotographyFourth Tuesday Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

Dave Leiker presents "Horses of the Flint Hills." Check the NPL Facebook Events page for info on how to connect to this program online.

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* NPL Puppet TheatreNPL Puppet Theatre

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online puppet show. New shows premiere on Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

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* Singer Aaron FowlerSinger Aaron Fowler

Time: 1:30 pm

Singer Aaron Fowler presents an online program: "Imagine Your Story: Everyone Has One."

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* Once Upon a StoryTimeOnce Upon a StoryTime

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online StoryTime with Ms. Amy. New stories premiere on Mondays at 9 a.m.

* Live Chat with NASALive Chat with NASA

Time: 3:00 pm

Join us for an NPL Facebook Live conversation with members of NASA's Artemis program. Artemis's goal is to return humans to the Moon by 2024.

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* Kansas Legends & FolktalkesKansas Legends & Folktalkes

Time: 7:00 pm

Jim Hoy presents "Kansas Legends and Folktales," sponsored by Humanities Kansas.

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* NPL Puppet TheatreNPL Puppet Theatre

Time: 9:00 am

Visit the NPL Facebook page for an online puppet show. New shows premiere on Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

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* Citizen ScienceCitizen Science

Time: 1:00 pm

Meet scientist Do Soon Kim and learn how average citizens can help develop RNA-based medicines by playing an online game called Eterna. Register at bit.ly/EternaLibrary.