There will be a delayed opening on Tuesday, February 28. Main Library will open at 12:00 noon. Branch Libraries will open at 1:00 pm.

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Feb
28
Tue
Statewide Parent Advocacy NetworkBirth info, community…
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network

Birth info, community resources & health insurance info.

Main Library
Lobby
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Free Computer Assistance for Job Seekers
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Free Computer Assistance for job seekers

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 the 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).

You can also ask questions about:
-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

 

For more information call, 973-733-3603

North End Branch Programs for Kids – Stories for Kids
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Title: Stories for Kids

Date: Tuesday, February 28

Time: 4pm

Details: Stories and activities for kids in grades K-3: Musical Tales

 

For more information call, 973-733-7766

Mar
1
Wed
Audible Inc. — Agile Training Session
Mar 1 all-day

Closed to the public.

Van Buren Branch Children’s Programs: Homework Help @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 1 @ 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.

College Prep Classes Springfield Branch Library 50 Hayes…
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 1 @ 7:00 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.

Van Buren Branch Programs: Computer Classes @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Title: Computer Classes

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

Saturdays, March 4, 11, 18 & 25

Time: Wednesdays – 5:00pm – 7:30pm and Saturdays 11:30am – 2:30pm

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

The Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society Main Library…
Mar 1 @ 6:30 pm – Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm

The Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society

Main Library
James Brown African American Room – 1st Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Celebrating Women’s History Month.

http://www.npl.org/Pages/ProgramsExhibits/fewh.html

Van Buren Branch Programs: Yoga @ Van Buren Branch Library
Mar 1 @ 9:34 pm

Title: Yoga

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

Time: 6 p.m.

Details:  Free yoga for all ages

Mar
2
Thu
Audible Inc. — Agile Training Session
Mar 2 all-day

Closed to the public.

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