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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:
• Thursday, February 12, in observance of Lincoln's Birthday
• Monday, February 16, in observance of Washington's Birthday

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

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

Press Release

Opening Reception

Thursday, February 5
5:30 – 6:30pm Cobblestone Multimedia Ensemble
6:30 – 8:00pm Examining Black Images in African American Literature
Main Library, Centennial Hall

Guy Sterling Presentation and Book Signing
The Famous, the Familiar and the Forgotten by Guy Sterling

Tuesday, February 10, 6:00 – 8:00pm
Main Library, Auditorium

Frances_E.W._Harper Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society
Celebrating Black History Month
Remembering Paul Robeson, Sr. & Remembering Paul Robeson, Jr.

Wednesday, February 4, 6:30pm
Main Library, Centennial Hall

sign_language ASL Classes

Saturdays, January 24 to March 21

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

On–Site College Fair

Saturday, March 14, 11:00am – 2:00pm
Springfield Branch

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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