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Oct
19
Fri
PBS @ 1st Floor Meeting Room
Oct 19 all-day

PBS will be filming in the 1st Floor Meeting Room.

CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

Oral History Bootcamp: Methodologies and Practice @ Centennial Hall
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The bootcamp will be presented to us by the Queer Newark Oral History project and includes a roundtable and group sessions about designing ethical oral history projects.

This event is free and open to the public and will include breakfast and lunch.

Please RSVP at: https://www.evenbrite.com/e/oral-history-bootcamp-methodologies-and practice-tickets-50382340938

Learn more about the Queer Newark History Project at: https://queer.newark.rutgers.edu/

Contact Queer Newark at: http://queernk@newark.rutgers.edu

Tween Girls Writing Workshop @ Springfield Branch Library
Oct 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Butterfly Dreamz presents an empowering workshop for young women to share and write their own stories. Free books are available.

Friday, October 19, 2018
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Springfield Branch Library
50 Hayes Street
Newark, NJ 07103

Friday Crafternoons! @ Branch Brook Branch Library
Oct 19 @ 4:00 pm

For ages 5 and up! (but don’t worry, we have coloring pages and puzzles for the little ones)

Friday’s, October 5, 12, 19, 26
4:00 pm

Branch Brook Branch Library
235 Clifton Ave.
Newark, NJ 07104

Join us! Jam & Slam @ James Brown African American Room
Oct 19 @ 4:30 pm

The nation’s best teen poets jam with local teen jazz greats!

The 2018 National Student Poets will perform at the Newark Public Library alongside elite members of NJPAC’s Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens program. The event will be introduced by Arizona Poet Laureate and Academy of American Poets Chancellor Alberto Ríos.

Friday, October 19, 2018 at 4:30 pm
Reception to follow

Newark Public Library
James Brown African American Room, 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

2018 National Student Poets
* Darius Atefat-Peckham, Interlochen, MI * Daniel Blokh, Birmingham, AL *
* Alexandra Contreras-Montesano, Burlington, VT * Heather Laurel Jenson, Mesa, AZ * Ariana Smith, Las Vegas, NV *

SLAM & JAM

 

Oct
20
Sat
The 6th Annual Characters Walk @ Main Library, 2nd Fl. Centennial Hall
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Characters Walk

The 6th Annual Characters Walk
Brought to you by RUWIB & The Newark Public Library

Saturday, October 20, 2018
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Main Library
Centennial Hall, 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Costumes are welcomed and encouraged!

Facepainting
Crafts & Games
Story Time
Free Trick or Treat
DJ & Dancing

Rutgers Undergraduate Women in Business (RUWIB)

The Newark Public Library

American Sign Language Classes (ASL) Beginners Level I @ Teen Room, 3rd Floor
Oct 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

American Sign Language Classes (ASL)

Saturdays: Beginners Level I
10:30 am until 12:00 pm

October 20 through December 1, 2018 (No Class: November 3rd)

Free and Open to the Public

Newark Public Library
Teen Room, 3rd Floor
Newark, NJ 07102

For more information, email Lolata Greggs: lgreggs@npl.org

College Prep Classes @ Springfield Branch Library
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

CollegeSAT Prep 2018-19

College Prep Classes

September 12, 2018 through May 15, 2019

Wednesdays 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Saturdays 11:30 – 1:30 pm

Springfield Branch Library
50 Hayes Street
Newark, NJ 07103

Springfield Branch Library invites all high school seniors to attend free weekly SAT/ACT Prep Classes

  • SAT/ACT Prepping
  • College Essay Writing
  • Financial Aid/Scholarship Assistance
  • College Fairs
  • Mentoring
  • Community Services

For more information please call the branch at (973) 733-7736 or Mr. Brown Coordinator at (862) 368-4261

The program is free and open to the public.

Funding for the program is provided by the Victoria Foundation

Conozca a…… Margaríta Estrada Autora de….. @ North End Branch Library
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am

Viñetas de una Jornada Familiar

Sabado, Octubre 20, 2018
11:30 am

Todos bíenvenídos. Refrescos para el publíco

The Newark Public Library
North End Branch
722 Summer Ave.
Newark, NJ 07104

(973) 733-7766

Margaríta Estrada

Meet Vignettes Author: Margaríta Estrada @ North End Branch Library
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am

Meet Vignettes Author: Margaríta Estrada

Book Signing of 1st Editions

Saturday, October 20, 2018
11:30 am

Open to the public. Light refreshments will be served

The Newark Public Library
North End Branch
722 Summer Ave.
Newark, NJ 07104

(973) 733-7766

Margaríta Estrada

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