Calendar

Oct
17
Tue
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield @ Main Library, Auditorium 4th Floor
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Education sessions for Senior Members.

English as a Second Language (ESL) Fall Classes @ Main Library, 3rd floor Special Services Room
Oct 17 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Newark Public Library and La Casa de Don Pedro
English as a Second Language (ESL) Fall Classes

Tuesday – Friday 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

Start Date: September 19, 2017
End Date: November 9, 2017

Instructor One – Ingrid Cruz
Instructor Two – Nan Silver
Instructor Three – Karen V. Price

Free Computer Assistance for Job Seekers @ Technology Training Center, 3rd Floor
Oct 17 @ 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)

Newark Public Library Presents: Free Teen Poetry Workshops @ Main Library (1st Floor James Brown African American Room)
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Free Teen Poetry Workshops flyer

Free Teen Poetry Workshops with Jasmine Mans & The Newark Poetry Institute

This Seven Week Series Will Include Workshops, Open Mics, and Poetry Slams for Newark Students In Grades 8-12.

Tuesdays, 4:30 – 6:30 PM, October 3rd – November 28th
(workshop will not meet on October 31st or November 28th)
Newark Public Library, Main Branch, 1st Floor
James Brown African American Room
5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

REGISTER at www.newarkpoetryinstitute.com

This Program Series is Funded in Part by a Generous Grant from The Victoria Foundation

 

Student Social Worker @ Reference Desk
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 8:15 pm

To sign up for an appointment, visit the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor of Main Library or call 973-733-7779

Oct
18
Wed
English as a Second Language (ESL) Fall Classes @ Main Library, 3rd floor Special Services Room
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Newark Public Library and La Casa de Don Pedro
English as a Second Language (ESL) Fall Classes

Tuesday – Friday 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

Start Date: September 19, 2017
End Date: November 9, 2017

Instructor One – Ingrid Cruz
Instructor Two – Nan Silver
Instructor Three – Karen V. Price

Newark STEAM Coalition Quarterly Meeting @ Centennial Hall, 2nd Floor
Oct 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Friends of James Brown African American Room – Meeting @ Main Library (1st Floor James Brown African American Room)
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Monthly FoJBAAR Meeting

This is a special meeting: Jeffrey Trzeciak, Director of The Newark Public Library will be a guest.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Newark Through the Ages with Distinguished Lecturer Elizabeth R. Del Tufo @ Main Library, Centennial Hall, 2nd Floor
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Newark Through the Ages

2017 John Cotton Dana Distinguished Lecturer

Newark Through the Ages
“Newark is an American city with its history written on its streets and neighborhoods. This PowerPoint presentation follows Newark’s history from 1666 to 2017 through Newark landmark buildings, statues, and historic districts.”

Please join the Friends of the Newark Public Library with Distinguished Lecturer
Elizabeth R. Del Tufo
Wednesday, October 18
6:00-8:00 pm
Newark Public Library
Centennial Hall
5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ
$25.00
Wine and Cheese Reception to follow

Proceeds to benefit the Newark Public Library
For additional information: 973-733-7793
Please RSVP by October 11. All tickets will be held at the door.

Elizabeth R. Del Tufo served as the first Director of cultural Affairs for the County of Essex; created an on-going concert series in the Essex county Parks, and was the driving force in the thriving Riker Hill Art Park. she founded the Newark Arts Council and served as its first director. Liz became the first Executive Director of the Newark Boys Chorus School; was founding member and later appointed the first chairwoman of the Newark Preservation and Landmarks Commission, a position she held for 16 years. In her position as a trustee and president, she has overseen the nomination of 70 buildings and five neighborhoods to the National and State Register of Historic Places. Liz has also established an ongoing, “Newark tour” program in cooperation with the landmarks committee and the Newark Museum which organizes up to 35 tours a year and was awarded an honorary doctoral degree from the New Jersey Institute of technology for her work.

NJ Black Panther Commemoration Committee @ Main Library, Auditorium 4th Floor
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Forum: Ernesto`Che Guervara luth 21 Century

Speakers: Esperanza Mattell, Anthony Diaz and Victor Monterossa

This Event if Free and Open to the Public!