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Jan
20
Mon
Free GED Classes @ NPL @ The Newark Public Library, Third Floor Technology Training Center
Jan 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 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

Click here to view the flyer.

Jan
21
Tue
NJPAC “Orff in Your Neighborhood”
Jan 21 @ 1:11 pm – 2:11 pm
NJPAC "Orff in Your Neighborhood"
You are invited to attend!
Music Classes for young children and caregivers. Classes are FREE for Newark residents!
Jan
22
Wed
College Prep Classes @ Springfield Branch Library
Jan 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

College Prep Classes

September 14, 2019 through May 14, 2020

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

Yoga at Van Buren
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm

Yoga is provided by Newark Yoga Movement for all ages. Please bring your own mat.

Jan
23
Thu
Drop–In Computer and Job Search Assistance @ The Newark Public Library, 3rd Floor Technology Training Center
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
NJPAC “Orff in Your Neighborhood”
Jan 23 @ 1:11 pm – 2:11 pm
NJPAC "Orff in Your Neighborhood"
You are invited to attend!
Music Classes for young children and caregivers. Classes are FREE for Newark residents!
Radical Women – Exhibition Opening @ 3rd Floor Gallery
Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening of our exhibit on the history of women’s suffrage in New Jersey. Curated by Noelle Lorraine Williams this exhibit emphasizes the African American and immigrant contribution to the battle over women’s suffrage in New Jersey.

 

Queer Cinema Night @ Main Library
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Rafiki (Swahili for “friend”) is a 2018 Kenyan drama film directed by Wanuri Kahiu. Rafiki is the story of romance that grows between two young women, Kena and Ziki, amidst family and political pressures around LGBT rights in Kenya.It is the first Kenyan film to be screened at Cannes and, more importantly, the first film with a positive message about homosexuality to play in Kenyan theaters

Click here https://npl.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/1_23_20-movie.pdf

Jan
24
Fri
Free GED Classes @ NPL @ The Newark Public Library, Third Floor Technology Training Center
Jan 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 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

Click here to view the flyer.

Jan
25
Sat
College Prep Classes @ Springfield Branch Library
Jan 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

College Prep Classes

September 14, 2019 through May 14, 2020

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

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