Calendar

Aug
25
Fri
Growing Healthy Event @ Weequahic Branch Library @ Weequahic Branch Library
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Growing Healthy

The Newark Public Library is partnering with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center to promote a healthy summer by bringing 2 Nutrition Workshops for elementary and middle school children.

Sessions include a tour of The Beth Greenhouse and a Nutrition Class

Registration recommended: call (973) 733-7751

The Library Music Sessions @ Courtyard, Main Library
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Summer in the City is going to be more fun!  Enjoy live performance and live bands!  Free entry!

Salsa! House! Merengue! Freestyle! Bachata! Dance! Wepa!

Every Friday in August in the Courtyard!

5:00 – 7:30 pm  Open Format
7:30 – 10:00 pm  House Music

Presented by Dwild MusicRadio and Butchie Nieves of the Puerto Rican Day Parade

Click here to download flyer

Aug
26
Sat
The Frances E. Harper Literary Society presents: Writing Our Story, Reflections of Us! @ Main Library (1st Floor James Brown African American Room)
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Writing Our Story

The Frances E. Harper Literary Society presents:
Writing Our Story: Reflections of Us!

Saturday, August 26, 2017
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
1st Floor James Brown African American Room

Presenters: Ms. Gloria Mills, Ms. Jamilia Muhammad & Brother Jah Jah Shakur

This Program is Free and Open to the Public
For Information call: (973) 733-7793

Sep
13
Wed
Arts and Crafts with Ms. Jackie @ Clinton Branch Library
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Arts and Crafts

Wednesdays in September

Children up to 8th Grade can join us for arts and crafts.

Children under 7 must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.

 

Sep
16
Sat
College Fair @ Springfield Branch Library @ Springfield Branch Library
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Springfield Branch Library
50 Hayes Street
Newark, NJ 07103

INVITES
All High School Juniors and Seniors and their Parents to attend this College Fair!
Saturday, September 16, 2017 – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Register for FREE SAT/ACT Prep Sessions
Obtain College & Scholarship Applications

Meet recruiters from Colleges & Universities including: North Carolina Central, NJIT, Bloomfield, Caldwell, New Jersey City, Rutgers, Montclair, Johnson & Wales, Morgan, Deleware, Lincoln, Seton Hall, University of New Haven, Felician, Ramapo, Farleigh Dickinson, William Patterson, Rowan, St. Peter’s, College of Saint Elizabeth, US Armed Forces and more!

For information, please call the Branch at (973) 733-7736 or Mr. Brown/Program Coordinator at (862) 368-4261.

This program is free and open to the public.

Funding for this program was provided by the Community Foundation of New Jersey.

 

Sep
20
Wed
Arts and Crafts with Ms. Jackie @ Clinton Branch Library
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Arts and Crafts

Wednesdays in September

Children up to 8th Grade can join us for arts and crafts.

Children under 7 must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.

 

Sep
22
Fri
Arts and Crafts with Ms. Jackie @ Clinton Branch Library @ Clinton Branch Library
Sep 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Arts and Crafts

Children up to 8th Grade can join us for arts and crafts.

Children under 7 must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.

Sep
23
Sat
NJPAC’s Books on the Move @ North End Branch Library @ 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!

Sep
27
Wed
NJPAC’s Books on the Move @ Weequahic Branch Library @ Weequahic 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!

Arts and Crafts with Ms. Jackie @ Clinton Branch Library
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Arts and Crafts

Wednesdays in September

Children up to 8th Grade can join us for arts and crafts.

Children under 7 must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.