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YES, the Main Library is open despite periodic street closures on Washington Street due to ongoing construction. Please walk along Washington Park or Broad Street for access to the Main Library.

The Library will be closed on Friday, April 3, in observance of Good Friday.

Frances_E.W._Harper Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society
Celebrating National Poetry Month
A Community Read. Reading works by Amiri Baraka, Maya Angelou and Louis Reyes Rivera.

Wednesday, April 1, 6:30pm
Main Library, Auditorium

Aaron Douglas My Soul Has Grown Deep: An Appreciation of African American Literature

February 5 April 30, 2015
Main Library, Second Floor Gallery

Poetry and Jazz Celebration and
a Tribute to Amiri Baraka

Saturday, April 11, 2:00 – 5:00pm
Main Library, Auditorium

sign_language ASL Classes

Saturdays, April 11 to June 6

Level I 10:30am – 12:00pm
Level II 12:30pm – 1:30pm

taxes It's Tax Time!

Visit The Newark Public Library's Virtual Tax Guide for links to the IRS, the NJ Division of Taxation, and tax assistance workshops.

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Annual Booksale

Begins Saturday, April 18
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The Friends of the Newark Public Library
need your help to add more books
to the Teen Collection.

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