Strategic Planning Community Forum @ Van Buren Branch Library
Jun 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

How can we build a better library? The Newark Public Library is hosting a series of public forums to listen to community voices! If you live, work, pray or play in Newark, then you are invited to reshape our future! Please find your nearest branch and help rebuild the most reliable resource in Newark today!

Light refreshments will be served.

Thursday, June 29, 2017
3:00 – 5:00 pm
Van Buren Branch Library
140 Van Buren Street, Newark, NJ

Questions?  Call Van Buren Branch Library at 973-733-7750

Y on Wheels @ Van Buren Branch Library @ Van Buren Branch Library
Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Newark Public Library is partnering with the YMCA of Newark and Vicinity to promote a healthy summer!

The Y on Wheels van will be visiting our Summer Reading programs at all locations, bringing fitness and sports activities and more!

Come out and enjoy a day of fun in the sun!

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
3:00 – 7:00 pm
Van Buren Branch Library
140 Van Buren Street, Newark

Click here for downloadable flyer

Many thanks to our partners, the YMCA of Newark & Vicinity and the City of Newark

NJPAC’s Books on the Move @ Van Buren Branch Library
Sep 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 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!