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Oct
22
Tue
Candy Counting Contest @ Newark Public Library, Clinton Branch
Oct 22 – Oct 31 all-day
Candy Counting Contest @ Newark Public Library, Clinton Branch

In the spirit of Halloween, children from first-eighth grade can guess the amount of candy corn in a jar. The one who guesses the correct number, or comes closest to the correct number without going over will receive a prize.

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Oct
24
Thu
Drop–In Computer and Job Search Assistance @ The Newark Public Library, 3rd Floor Technology Training Center
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Outsider Artz @ The Newark Public Library, 1st Floor Cafe
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Outsider Artz @ The Newark Public Library, 1st Floor Cafe

Thursdays, October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st and November 7th, 14th, and 21st | 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
The Newark Public Library, 1st Floor Cafe | 5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Join us for Outsider Artz – free weekly art workshops by, for, and about artists who are homeless

We are all artists, but some of us don’t know it yet!

Free art supplies and no art experience necessary. Program warmly welcomes patrons who are experiencing homelessness. Coffee and snacks provided.

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Children’s Room Sing A Song or Sing Along @ Main Library, Children's Room
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Children's Room Sing A Song or Sing Along @ Main Library, Children's Room

Sing a Song or Sing Along….It’s your time to shine!

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Oct
25
Fri
Shaping Lives 2019: Links to Homelessness Services @ Newark Public Library, Centennial Hall
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Shaping Lives 2019: Links to Homelessness Services @ Newark Public Library, Centennial Hall

More than 25 providers of health, nutrition, shelter, and other services will be on site. Barbers and manicurists, too!
Free clothing, toiletries, snacks, information, haircuts, and more. Audible will distribute free lunches.

For any questions, please contact 973.733.7779 or email lkahn@npl.org

This event is sponsored by The Newark Public Library, Newark Department of Health and Community Wellness, Bridges, and Audible.

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Free GED Classes @ NPL @ The Newark Public Library, Third Floor Technology Training Center
Oct 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Free GED Classes @ NPL @ The Newark Public Library, Third Floor Technology Training Center

Mondays and Fridays | September 9th through November 25th, 2019 | 2:00-4:00 PM
Newark Public Library, Third Floor TTC | 5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

If you are 16 or older, like working with a group, and think you may need help reviewing your Math, Science, or English skills for your TASC or GED test, join us for our High School Equivalency Test Prep Classes (TASC/GED)!

Classes are free and led by a certified NJ Educator. Let’s make your dreams come true!

Classes will meet on Mondays and Fridays from 2-4 PM, starting on September 9th and ending on November 25th, 2019.

For more information or to register to attend, please contact nharvey@npl.org

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Oct
26
Sat
Drop–In Computer and Job Search Assistance @ The Newark Public Library, Van Buren Branch
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Drop–In Computer and Job Search Assistance @ The Newark Public Library, 3rd Floor Technology Training Center
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
American Sign Language Classes for Fall 2019 @ Newark Public Library, Teen Room 3rd Floor
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
American Sign Language Classes for Fall 2019 @ Newark Public Library, Teen Room 3rd Floor

Beginners Level 1: 10:30am – 12:00pm

Beginners Level 2: 12:30am – 1:30pm

Free and Open to the public. For more information, call 973.733.7779 or Lolota Greggs at lgreggs@npl.org

To download this flyer, please click here.

Sign Language Classes for Fall of 2019 @ Newark Public Library, Teen Room
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Sign Language Classes for Fall of 2019 @ Newark Public Library, Teen Room

Beginners Level 1: 10:30am – 12:00pm

Beginners Level 2: 12:30am – 1:30pm

Free and Open to the public. For more information, call 973.733.7779 or Lolota Greggs at lgreggs@npl.org

To download this flyer, please click here.

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