Some programs have been postponed due to the inclement weather on March 14 and will be rescheduled.
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Mar
28
Tue
Women in the World: 8th Annual Women’s History Month Film Festival @ Centennial Hall, Main Library
Mar 28 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Come celebrate women in film, art, and music, and honor Newark City Council President, the Honorable Mildred Crump!

The Newark Public Library is the host to festivities and screenings on
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tribute to the Honorable Mildred Crump
4:30 pm
Centennial Hall, Main Library, 5 Washington Street, Newark

Film Screening: Summer with the Monkey King (12 min.), China/USA, 2016
5:30 pm
Centennial Hall, Main Library

Film Screening: Life’s Essentials with Ruby Dee (86 min.), USA, 2014
6:00 pm
Centennial Hall, Main Library

Organized by Women in Media – Newark

Mar
29
Wed
Van Buren Branch Children’s Programs: Homework Help @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Title: Homework Help

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays, 3/1, 3/2, 3/8, 3/9, 3/16, 3/22, 3/23, 3/29, 3/30

Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

Details: High School volunteers available for homework help for students K-6 grade.

Van Buren Branch Programs: Teen Volunteers @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 29 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Title: Teen Volunteers

Date: Last Wednesday of the month, 3/29

Time: 3:30pm – 7:00pm

Details:  Teen volunteer night.  Teens are invited to drop-in and volunteer at the library.

Van Buren Branch Programs: All Ages Karaoke @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm

Title: All ages Karaoke

Date: 3/29

Time: 5 p.m.

Details: Families can sing-along to their favorite tunes.

Van Buren Branch Programs: Computer Classes @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Title: Computer Classes

Date: Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

Time: Wednesdays – 6:00 – 8:00pm

Details:  One-on-one computer help for job seekers.  Bilingual in English and Spanish.

Drop in bilingual assistance also offered on Saturdays, March 4, 11, 18 & 25, 11:30am – 2:30pm

College Prep Classes
Mar 29 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

College Prep Classes

Springfield Branch Library
50 Hayes Street
Newark, NJ 07103

High School seniors are invited to attend free weekly SAT/ACT Prep Classes.

Wednesdays 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturdays 11:00am to 1:30pm

-SAT/ACT Prepping/College Essay Writing
-Financial Aid/Scholarship Assistance
-College Fairs/Mentoring/Community Service

For more information, call the branch at 973-733-7736 or Mr. Brown, Coordinator at 862-368-4261

This program is free and open to the public.

Mar
30
Thu
Van Buren Branch Children’s Programs: Homework Help @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 30 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Title: Homework Help

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays, 3/1, 3/2, 3/8, 3/9, 3/16, 3/22, 3/23, 3/29, 3/30

Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

Details: High School volunteers available for homework help for students K-6 grade.

Van Buren Branch Children’s Programs: Steam Club @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 30 @ 4:00 pm

Title: Steam Club

Date: 3/30

Time: 4 p.m.

Details: Children can participate in science experiments or activities.

 

Girls Who Code Clubs
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Girls Who Code Clubs

Want to learn how to build an app, design a video game and change the world through code? Join a Girls Who Code Club. Girls in 6th through 12th grades are invited.

Meeting on Thursdays starting October 20, 2016 through May 2017. For more information call, 973-733-7797

Main Library
Technology Training Center – Third Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Mar
31
Fri
Van Buren Branch Children’s Programs: Board Game Fridays @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 31 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Title: Board Game Fridays

Date: 3/3, 3/10, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31

Time: 3:30-5:00 p.m.

Details: Families can play board games.

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