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 Book DiscussionTeen Book Discussion

Time: 10:00 am

Teens and tweens are invited to join an online discussion of "The Thing About Jellyfish," by Ali Benjamin. Contact the Library to borrow a copy of the book.

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* Live Library UpdateLive Library Update

Time: 3:00 pm

Join Dan and Sam to hear about the month ahead at NPL, plus book recommendations and other library-related stuff. Tune in on NPL's Facebook page.

* Mystery Lovers Book DiscussionMystery Lovers Book Discussion

Time: 5:00 pm

Read and discuss "Blue Monday," by Nicci French. Contact the Library to borrow a copy of the book.

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* Top 20 MakerSpace SitesTop 20 MakerSpace Sites

Time: 6:30 pm

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

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* Third Thursday Book DiscussionThird Thursday Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Read "My Brilliant Friend," by Elena Ferrante, and use Zoom to join an online discussion. 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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* The Age of StageThe Age of Stage

Time: 7:00 pm

NPL librarian Sam Jack will give an online history talk, "The Age of Stage in Newton and Wichita." Join via Zoom or watch on Facebook Live.

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* Fourth Tuesday PhotographyFourth Tuesday Photography

Time: 7:00 pm

Jim Griggs presents "Night Shooting & Light Painting." Check the NPL Facebook Events page for info on how to connect to this program online.

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* TALK Book DiscussionTALK Book Discussion

Time: 7:00 pm

Join Miranda Ericsson online to discuss “Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?” by Roz Chast. This event is part of “Dearly Beloved,” a TALK discussion series sponsored by Humanities Kansas. Contact the Library for a copy of the book.

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