There are several changes to Library Hours next week, September 25 to September 30, 2017. Please check the post below in the carousel about the changes.

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Calendar

Sep
23
Sat
Free Bilingual Computer Help for Job Seekers @ Van Buren Branch Library
Sep 23 @ 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

Consultas Gratuitas en espanol (e ingles) Sobre Computacion para Personas en Busqueda de Empleo

Drop in to meet the computer and technology tutor for assistance with topics like:

  • Resume Preparation
  • Job Searches and Job Applications
  • Getting started using the mouse
  • Internet searching
  • How to set up a Gmail account: email attachments
  • Microsoft Word, Excel formatting and formulas, PowerPoint
  • and more job-related skills

Please note that, when others are waiting, your session may be limited to 20 minutes.

Click here to download flyer in English

Visítenos para conocer al instructor de computación y tecnología, y solicitar su asistencia en temas como:

  • Preparacíon de resumé (Para poder guardar su trabajo, traiga una unidad flash.)
  • Búsquedas de empleo y solictudes de empleo
  • Primeros pasos con el mouse
  • Búsquedas en Internet
  • Cómo configurar una cuenta de Gmail y archivos adjuntos de correo electrónico
  • Microsoft Word, formato y fórmulas de Excel; PowerPoint
  • y mas

Puede que su tiempo con el instructor se limite a 20 minutos cuando haya otras personas esperando

Haga click aquí para descargar el folleto

NJPAC’s Books on the Move @ North End Branch Library
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

NJPAC’s Books on the Move

Teaching artist, Wincey Terry, reads Firebird by Misty Copeland, who made history as the first African American Principal Dancer
with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre.

Arts and Crafts activity included.

The first 25 families at each location will receive a free copy of Firebird to keep!

Funder Credit: NJPAC

Sep
26
Tue
Forum for Friends of the Library Groups @ 4th Floor Auditorium
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Forum for all Friends of the Library Groups
Tuesday, September 26, 2017, from 10am – 12pm,
4th Floor Auditorium at NPL, 5 Washington Street, Newark.

If you are able, please attend and contribute to our new strategic plan.
For more information contact Rob Latz at rlatz@npl.org or 973-733-7780.

Baby Sensory Story Time @ Van Buren Branch Library
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

Parents with their child ages 0-2 can participate in sensory play together.

Toddler Tuesdays @ Branch Brook Branch Library @ Branch Brook Branch Library
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages 2 and up.

Come in for storytime and a simple craft at 11 am and 3 pm.

Free Computer Assistance for Job Seekers @ Technology Training Center, 3rd Floor
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Drop in to meet the computer and technology tutor for assistance with topics like:

  • Resume Preparation*
  • Job Searches
  • Job Applications
  • and more

*Resume students: Bring a list of the schools you attended with dates of attendance and of the jobs you have held with the names of employers and with the dates you held them, along with notes about your responsibilities in those jobs. So that you can save your work, bring a flash drive (sold for $7.50 at the VTC desk).

Assistance in English (Click Here to Download PDF Flyer)

Toddler Tuesdays @ Branch Brook Branch Library @ Branch Brook Branch Library
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Ages 2 and up.

Come in for storytime and a simple craft at 11 am and at 3 pm

Brazilian Cultural Workshop Series for Kids @ Children's Room, Main Library
Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Learn about Afro Brazilian culture and traditions, with arts, crafts, music, and dance in this special program for kids. These workshops offer light exercise as part of learning dances such as frevo, maculele, and xaxado.

These workshops are part of a celebration of Brazil in Newark, with an exhibit and film series also offered at the Newark Public Library.

Storytime @ North End Branch Library @ North End Branch Library
Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for folktales, picturebooks, and selections from early chapter books.

Get some ideas for what you want to read next!

For children in grades K-3

Library Board of Trustees Meeting @ Main Library
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

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