Calendar

Jan
24
Wed
Jazz In The Stacks! NJPAC presents Jazz Concerts for all ages. @ Van Buren Branch Library
Jan 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

NJPAC presents – Jazz Concerts for all ages.

Time: 5:00-6:00 pm

Van Buren Branch Library
140 Van Buren Street
Newark, NJ 07105
973-733-7750

Jan
25
Thu
Steam Club: Edible Version! @ Van Buren Branch Library
Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm

Children can participate in creative science experiments that involve food.

Jan
26
Fri
Fun Friday @ North End Branch Library
Jan 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Come play board games and build with Legos©. Bring a friend, or make a new friend!

Jan
27
Sat
NJPAC’s Books on the Move! @ Main Library
Jan 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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!

Jan
30
Tue
Storytime @ North End Branch Library
Jan 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jan
31
Wed
Community Quilt Activity for Children with My Newark Story @ Springfield Branch Library
Jan 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Community Quilt Activity for children with My Newark Story

Contribute to our community quilt! each quilt square made during this activity will be collected and saved by the Library. Once pieced together, the quilt will be displayed at the Main Library later this year.

All Materials Provided.

Free and Open to the Public.

This program was made possible by:
My Newark Story
mynewarkstory.npl.org & Carnegie Corporation of New York

Early Literacy Workshop and Story Time @ Van Buren Branch Library
Jan 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

In partnership with Essex County Pregnancy and Parenting Connection, we will share valuable resources about early literacy and child wellness for parents of children 0-5. We then will present an early literacy story time and activity stations.

Feb
1
Thu
Bingo @ Van Buren Branch Library
Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Feb
2
Fri
Chess Club (and other board games) @ Van Buren Branch Library
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Children can practice their Chess or Checkers skills. Other board games will be available.

My Newark Story Time: Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote @ Main Library, Children's Room
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote

Children are invited to listen to Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote, a migrant’s tale, which was awarded the Pura Belpré Author and Illustrator Honor book in 2014. Make your own stick puppets afterwards!

All Materials Provided.
Free and Open to the Public.
My Newark Story – mynewarkstory.npl.org
Carnegie Corporation of New York