Calendar

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

Community History @ Vailsburg Branch Library
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

COMMUNITY HISTORY

Activities will include:

  • Newark-themed bingo
  • Community time capsule.
    Bring a photo to add to our time capsule!

All ages, family friendly and open to the public

For more information, contact Karl at kschwartz@npl.org

Free Teen Terrarium Building Workshop @ Van Buren Branch Library
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to make your own terrarium? We’ve got you covered with a 2 hour all inclusive Terrarium Building Workshop!
By layering sand, earth & rocks, we create a tiny environment for plants to grow. Each terrarium can be personalized using moss, stones & bespoke ornaments.

Taught by Fern & Fossil

October 18, 2017
4:00-6:00 pm
Van Buren Branch
140 Van Buren Street
Newark, NJ

This program is funded in part by a generous grant from the Victoria Foundation.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. TO REGISTER CALL (973) 733-7750

Arts and Crafts with Ms. Jackie @ Clinton Branch Library
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Children up to eighth grade can join us for arts and crafts.

Arts and Crafts are on the following dates:
Wednesdays, October 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Clinton Branch Library
739 Bergen Street
Newark, NJ 07108

Crochet & Knitting Club (Adult & Teen Program) @ Clinton Branch Library
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Adults and teens work on crochet and knotting projects as well as personal items.

Crochet & Knitting Club are on Wednesday’s during the following dates from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm:
October 4th
October 11th
October 18th
October 25th

For more information, please call 973-733-7757

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!

Oct
19
Thu
English as a Second Language (ESL) Fall Classes @ Main Library, 3rd floor Special Services Room
Oct 19 @ 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

English as a Second Language (ESL) Fall Classes @ Van Buren Branch Library
Oct 19 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

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

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

Course Length: 10 weeks

Start Date: September 7, 2017
End Date: November 17, 2017

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