Calendar

Jun
24
Sat
Rutgers-Newark Community Writing Center Workshop: Finding Your Voice in the Community @ Cafe 1st Floor, Main Library
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Rutgers University-Newark
COMMUNITY WRITING CENTER
Spring and Summer 2017 Workshops
Workshops will provide hands-on skills in writing for professional purposes, personal expression, academics, and civic engagement
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Topic: Finding Your Voice in the Community
Be an active member of your community through clear and convincing writing.
Light refreshments
No registration required

For more information, contact the Library at 973-733-7784

For more information about the Rutgers University-Newark Community Writing Center, click here or contact Marne Benson, Writing Center Manager at 973-353-5849 or marneb@rutgers.edu

Jun
28
Wed
Strategic Planning Community Forum @ Vailsburg Branch Library
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 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.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Vailsburg Branch Library
75 Alexander Street, Newark, NJ

Questions?  Call Vailsburg Branch Library at 973-733-7755

Strategic Planning Community Forum @ Springfield Branch
Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 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.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
4:00 – 6:00 pm
Springfield Branch Library
50 Hayes Street, Newark, NJ

Questions?  Call Springfield Branch Library at 973-733-7739

Jun
29
Thu
Strategic Planning Community Forum @ North End Branch Library
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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
10:00 am – 12:00 noon
North End Branch Library
722 Summer Avenue, Newark, NJ

Questions?  Call North End Branch Library at 973-733-7766

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

Jun
30
Fri
Strategic Planning Community Forum @ Main Library
Jun 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

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.

Friday, June 30, 2017
9:30 – 11:30 am
Main Library

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

Questions?  Call Main Library at 973-733-7780

Strategic Planning Community Forum @ Weequahic Branch Library
Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 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.

Friday, June 30, 2017
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Weequahic Branch Library
355 Osborne Terrace, Newark, NJ

Questions?  Call Weequahic Branch Library at 973-733-7751

Y on Wheels @ Main Library @ Main Library
Jun 30 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 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!

Friday, June 30, 2017
2:30 – 4:30 pm
Main Library
5 Washington Street, Newark

Click here for downloadable flyer

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

Jul
1
Sat
Strategic Planning Community Forum @ Branch Brook Branch
Jul 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 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.

Saturday, July 1, 2017
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Branch Brook Branch Library
235 Clifton Avenue, Newark, NJ

Questions?  Call Branch Brook Branch Library at 973-733-7760

Jul
3
Mon
Adventures in Odyssey: Race to Freedom @ Newark Public Library
Jul 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

NEWARK BLACK FILM FESTIVAL YOUTH CINEMA – 2017

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Adventures in Odyssey: Race to Freedom

With the help of friends and an abolitionist, a young boy helps slaves escape through the Underground Railroad.