Calendar – Newark Public Library

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Our virtual events are often hosted on Zoom or Facebook Live. Nuestros eventos virtuales a menudo se alojan en Zoom o Facebook Live

Need help learning how to use Zoom? English
¿Necesita ayuda para aprender a usar Zoom? Espanol

For Facebook Live, try going directly to this page.
Para Facebook Live intente ir directamente a esta página

To watch past programs, para mirar programas pasados.

Jul
31
Fri
Make Sure Newark Counts!
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Make Sure Newark Counts!

Wednesdays & Fridays – July 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29 & 31 | 11:00 AM – 2:30 PM
No appointment necessary! Face coverings are required at all times.

Pop-up Census Sites at the Newark Public Library during July

It’s not too late! The 2020 Census is still happening.

The City of Newark and the Newark Public Library are teaming up to help you get counted. Visit one of the pop-up Census sites at the following library branches during the month of July and get one-on-one assistance to complete the Census online.

Visit one of our three sites:

  • Van Buren Branch | 140 Van Buren Street, Newark – parking lot
  • North End Branch | 722 Summer Avenue, Newark – parking lot
  • Springfield Branch | 50 Hayes Street, Newark – courtyard

Questions? Call (201) 232-7135

NOTE: We are also working on providing once-a-week “pop-up” COVID-19 testing at the North End and Van Buren branches. Testing dates have not been finalized. Stay tuned and visit www.npl.org for information.

Click here to view the flyer.

Summer Session GED Classes
Jul 31 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Summer Session GED Classes

Mondays and Fridays – June 29th to August 28th | 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Register at: bit.ly/HSESUMMERGED

Join us for our next High School Equivalency Test Prep Classes (TASC/GED).  Classes will meet for nine weeks. If you are 16 years or older, and think you may need help reviewing your math, science or English skills for your TASC or GED test, come check us out! Classes are free and led by a certified NJ educator! Let’s make your dreams come true! *Classes will be offered virtually until further notice. 

For questions or more information, please email nharvey@npl.org

Click here to view the flyer.

Virtual Storytime
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

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

Join us as Mx. Aly reads a chapter book!

Aug
3
Mon
Virtual Storytime
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

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

Join us as Mx. Aly reads a picture book.

Summer Session GED Classes
Aug 3 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Summer Session GED Classes

Mondays and Fridays – June 29th to August 28th | 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Register at: bit.ly/HSESUMMERGED

Join us for our next High School Equivalency Test Prep Classes (TASC/GED).  Classes will meet for nine weeks. If you are 16 years or older, and think you may need help reviewing your math, science or English skills for your TASC or GED test, come check us out! Classes are free and led by a certified NJ educator! Let’s make your dreams come true! *Classes will be offered virtually until further notice. 

For questions or more information, please email nharvey@npl.org

Click here to view the flyer.

NPL @Home: Amilkar Vélez-López Papers
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
NPL @Home: Amilkar Vélez-López Papers

Monday, August 3rd | 1:00 PM
Tune in on Facebook Live or Zoom (details below)

Yesenia López offers a LIVE virtual tour of Honorable Amilkar Vélez- López’s digital collection. His collection documents his personal life, community activism, career as a Municipal Court Judge of Newark, New Jersey, and more.

Click here to view the flyer.

Tune in on Zoom | https://tinyurl.com/y4frdbcu | Passcode: 15145569

Virtual Storytime
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

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

Join us as Mx. Aly reads a chapter book!

Aug
4
Tue
Virtual Storytime
Aug 4 @ 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 4 @ 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.

Chat & Chew: Book Club with NPL President’s Coterie
Aug 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Chat & Chew: Book Club with NPL President's Coterie

Tuesday, August 4th | 5:30 PM
Tune in on Zoom – Register here: bit.ly/2OqePf1

Join the NPL President’s Coterie for a virtual book club discussion of Love from the Vortex and Other Poems” with Author Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz.

Join us to support a local restaurant and have dinner from Blueprint Cafe (available on Doordash, Uber Eats or GrubHub) delivered to your door while we chat about the book! 

Click here to view the flyer.