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Aug
11
Tue
Virtual Storytime
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

On Facebook Live http://facebook.com/newarkpubliclibrary

Join us as Mx. Aly reads a chapter book!

Virtual Coding Classes
Aug 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Virtual Coding Classes

July 7th to August 13th (classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays) | 4 PM
Register at: https://forms.gle/pt627pHRaeY8xWRw8

Want to learn how to code? This summer we’re offering free peer-led coding classes for youth in grades 4-12. Classes meet Tuesdays (Scratch) and Thursdays (Python) at 4pm. Classes will meet on online using zoom.

Click here to view the flyer.

Spanish Bedtime Storytime
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Aug
12
Wed
Virtual Storytime
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

On Facebook Live http://facebook.com/newarkpubliclibrary

Join us as Mx. Aly reads a picture book.

Book Talk – The Lost Family: How DNA Testing Is Upending Who We Are by Libby Copeland
Aug 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Book Talk - The Lost Family: How DNA Testing Is Upending Who We Are by Libby Copeland

Wednesday, August 12th | 1:00 PM
Tune in on Zoom – Details Below

The Lost Family explores the culture of genealogy, the science of DNA, and the business of DNA testing, all while tracing the story of one woman and her unusual genetic detective story.

Libby Copeland discusses her new book with the Newark Public Library’s Thomas Ankner.

Click here to view the flyer.

zoom.us/join | Meeting ID: 961 6891 1354 | Meeting Password: 1jTD@0ha

Virtual Storytime
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

On Facebook Live http://facebook.com/newarkpubliclibrary

Join us as Mx. Aly reads a chapter book!

Debunking Myths About Financial Aid
Aug 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Debunking Myths About Financial Aid

Wednesday, August 12th | 5:00 PM
Tune in on WebEx – Registration Required

Facilitated by the Rutgers University-Newark Office of Financial Aid and Office of Admissions.

High school students, families, transfer students, and school counselors are invited to join us to learn more about:

  • The FAFSA application process
  • Information needed to file the FAFSA
  • Valuable financial aid info and deadlines
  • Rutgers-Newark’s “RU-N to the Top” Financial Aid scholarship
  • Important updates related to COVID-19

*GIVEAWAY! Attend the workshop and enter to win a laptop!* (*All attendees will be entered into a random drawing — 5 winners will be chosen)

*Every attendee will also receive a $50 Barnes and Noble gift card, as well as a $50 cash card! (may be used for food, books, school supplies, etc.)

Register today by visiting: bit.ly/3g038aS

Click here to view the flyer.

Aug
13
Thu
Virtual Storytime
Aug 13 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

On Facebook Live http://facebook.com/newarkpubliclibrary

Join us as Mx. Aly reads a chapter book!

Virtual Coding Classes
Aug 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Virtual Coding Classes

July 7th to August 13th (classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays) | 4 PM
Register at: https://forms.gle/pt627pHRaeY8xWRw8

Want to learn how to code? This summer we’re offering free peer-led coding classes for youth in grades 4-12. Classes meet Tuesdays (Scratch) and Thursdays (Python) at 4pm. Classes will meet on online using zoom.

Click here to view the flyer.

A Discussion about Black LGBTQIA+ Lives
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A Discussion about Black LGBTQIA+ Lives

Thursday, August 13th | 6:00 PM
Tune in on Zoom (details below)

Join the Newark Public Library for a discussion about Black LGBTQIA+ Lives with Beatrice Simpkins, Denise Hinds, and Gary Paul Wright.

Click here to view the flyer.

zoom.us/join | Meeting ID: 996 8734 9274 | Passcode: 886spMC1

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