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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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* 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 for a few laughs at the movie “17 Again” (PG-13). Enjoy snacks, too!

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make music with a Chinese spinning rattle drum! 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 "Strong Poison" by Dorothy L. Sayers. Jon Duerksen will join the group for this discussion. Contact the Library for copies of this 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.

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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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* 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

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Design a construction paper mosaic. 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.

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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.

* Craft NightCraft Night

Time: 6:30 pm

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

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* Make & Take CraftsMake & Take Crafts

Come on down to the Children's department, make a craft, and take it home to enjoy!

* 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.

* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Annette Billings, African-American Kansas poet, leads a discussion of “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander. This is the second book in a four-part “Civil Rights Revisited” discussion, sponsored by Humanities Kansas. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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* Make & Take CraftsMake & Take Crafts

Come on down to the Children's department, make a craft, and take it home to enjoy!

* Spring Puppet ShowSpring Puppet Show

Time: 10:30 am

Spring stories and antics with the Barnyard Puppets, for the enjoyment of all ages!

* Google Docs ClassGoogle Docs Class

Time: 6:30 pm

Nathan, IT Supervisor, will present “Google Docs: Write and Share Documents.” Nathan reviews how to use Google's free document creation program. Free to attend, no registration required.

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* Make & Take CraftsMake & Take Crafts

Come on down to the Children's department, make a craft, and take it home to enjoy!

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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

* Teen Breakfast Book ClubTeen Breakfast Book Club

Time: 10:00 am

Munch some breakfast while you discuss "Forget Tomorrow" by Pintip Dunn. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

* Teen Sharpie Mugs & MoreTeen Sharpie Mugs & More

Time: 3:00 pm

Teens decorate mugs with markers, decorate acrylic photo cubes and pyramids.

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* Teen GameZone & CraftsTeen GameZone & Crafts

Time: 4:00 pm

Make a St. Patrick's Day Suncatcher. 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.

* Story of Susanna Madora SalterStory of Susanna Madora Salter

Time: 7:00 pm

In honor of Women’s History month, Patricia Middleton will present the story of Susanna Madora Salter, the first woman to become a mayor of a city in the United States. Salter won the mayoral election in Argonia, Kansas, 30 years before the 19th Amendment gave women the right to vote – and she didn’t even know she was on the ballot!

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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.

* NPL Goes to NormsNPL Goes to Norms

Time: 4:00 pm

NPL Goes to Norm’s, 613 S. Main. Staff from the library will bring LEGOs activities.

* 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.

* Dave Schimming MusicDave Schimming Music

Time: 6:00 pm

Enjoy the guitar tunes of the "One Mule Band," aka Dave Schimming, who is here to entertain for Art & Music in the Heart of Newton. 6-8 p.m.

* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read and discuss "Exit West" by Mohsin Hamid. 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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* 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

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* Teen GameZone & ActivityTeen GameZone & Activity

Time: 4:00 pm

Get your STEAM on with littleBits and LEGOs. 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.

* Art of Authentic PosingArt of Authentic Posing

Time: 7:00 pm

Professional photographer Amy Sharp looks for authentic poses in her work as a wedding, family, and portrait photographer. She will share some of her insights with Fourth Tuesday photographers.

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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.

* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Dennis Etzel Jr., instructor of English at Washburn University, leads a discussion of “Citizen: An American Lyric” by Claudia Rankine. This is the third book in a four-part “Civil Rights Revisited” discussion, sponsored by the Kansas Humanities Council. Contact the Library for copies of the book.

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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.

* Gardening in Limited SpacesGardening in Limited Spaces

Time: 7:00 pm

Make Harvey hosts Katie Schmidt of Dyck Arboretum to talk about how to garden when space is limited.

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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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* 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

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