Calendar

Feb
27
Tue
Free Computer Assistance for Job Seekers @ Technology Training Center, Third Floor, Main Library
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Drop in to meet the computer and technology tutor for assistance with topics like:

  • Resume Preparation*
  • Job Searches
  • Job Applications
  • and more

*Resume students: Bring a list of the schools you attended with dates of attendance and of the jobs you have held with the names of employers and with the dates you held them, along with notes about your responsibilities in those jobs. So that you can save your work, bring a flash drive (sold for $7.50 at the VTC desk).

Assistance in English (Click Here to Download PDF Flyer)

What Is Sexual Assault? @ Main Library, 4th Floor Auditorium
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Do You Know Your Rights?

What Is Sexual Assault?

This presentation will provide an overview of sexual assault laws in New Jersey and will discuss resources available for victims of sexual violence.

The phrase “knowledge is power” is certainly true when it comes to defending your rights.  Learn to protect yourself and your family.  The Rutgers Law School has partnered with the Newark Public Library to offer a series of free legal information sessions for the community during the months of February, March, and April.

These sessions are offered free of charge and no pre-registration is required.

For more information about the series of programs, please click here.

 

 

Feb
28
Wed
SIS (Steps into Sisterhood) @ Main Library, Special Services Room
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

SIS (Steps into Sisterhood)

Schedule & Topics

Sessions begin February 15th and meet Wednesdays, 5 pm – 6:30 pm.

Meetings will be held in the Special Services Room at the NPL.

  • Thursday, February 15th – Flawless: Your AMAZING body and caring for it.
  • Wednesday, February 21st – Born this Way: Sexually and Acceptance
  • Wednesday, February 28th: Play No Games: Safe and Healthy Sex Practices
  • Wednesday, March 7th – Sorry Not Sorry: Recognizing the signs of unhealthy relationships
  • Wednesday, March 14th – Unpretty: Social Media and Media’s View of Women and Girls
  • Wednesday, March 21st: Closing Celebration
My Newark Story Workshop: Blast from the Past: Exploring the Library’s Digital Archive @ Main Library, Technology Training Center
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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Blast from the Past: Exploring the Library’s Digital Archive

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
6 – 8 pm

Main Library, Technology Training Center
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ

All Materials Provided.
Free and Open to the Public.
Snacks will be Provided.

My Newark Story – mynewarkstory.npl.org
Carnegie Corporation of New York

The NPL Children’s Room Presents: I Know I Can: Living Museum & Blast from the Past: Exploring the Library’s Digital Archive @ Main Library, 4th Floor Auditorium
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The NPL Children’s Room Presents: Young, Gifted & Black!
I Know I Can: Living Museum & Blast from the Past: Exploring the Library’s Digital Archive

6:00 – 8:00 pm
Newark Public Library
Auditorium, 4th floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Join us and the folks from My Newark Story as you “meet” some extraordinary black heroes and explore our digital collection!

For More Info, Please call (973) 733-7797

Mar
1
Thu
Free Computer Assistance for Job Seekers @ Technology Training Center, Third Floor, Main Library
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Drop in to meet the computer and technology tutor for assistance with topics like:

  • Resume Preparation*
  • Job Searches
  • Job Applications
  • and more

*Resume students: Bring a list of the schools you attended with dates of attendance and of the jobs you have held with the names of employers and with the dates you held them, along with notes about your responsibilities in those jobs. So that you can save your work, bring a flash drive (sold for $7.50 at the VTC desk).

Assistance in English (Click Here to Download PDF Flyer)

Please note, no class on Thursday, March 22, or Thursday, March 29.

Girls Who Code @ Main Library, Technology Training Center (TTC)
Mar 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code clubs provide free after-school programs for 6-12th grade girls to use computer science to impact their community and join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models

Thursdays, 4:30-6:00 pm
Club Begins October 5th

Newark Public Library
Technology Training Center
5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

Space is limited. email mcard@npl.org to register.

What to Do When You Are Stopped by the Police @ Main Library, 4th Floor Auditorium
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Do You Know Your Rights?

What to Do When You Are Stopped by the Police

Learn what to do, and what not to do, when you are questioned, pulled over, or arrested. This workshop will offer practical information and help you understand your rights when interacting with police officers.

The phrase “knowledge is power” is certainly true when it comes to defending your rights.  Learn to protect yourself and your family.  The Rutgers Law School has partnered with the Newark Public Library to offer a series of free legal information sessions for the community during the months of February, March, and April.

These sessions are offered free of charge and no pre-registration is required.

For more information about the series of programs, please click here.

 

Mar
3
Sat
Free Computer Assistance for Job Seekers @ Technology Training Center, Third Floor, Main Library
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Drop in to meet the computer and technology tutor for assistance with topics like:

  • Resume Preparation*
  • Job Searches
  • Job Applications
  • and more

*Resume students: Bring a list of the schools you attended with dates of attendance and of the jobs you have held with the names of employers and with the dates you held them, along with notes about your responsibilities in those jobs. So that you can save your work, bring a flash drive (sold for $7.50 at the VTC desk).

Assistance in English (Click Here to Download PDF Flyer)

American Sign Language Classes: Beginners Level I @ James Brown African American Room, First Floor, Main Library
Mar 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

American Sign Language Classes

Saturdays
January 20 – March 31, 2018
(No class February 17 and March 17)

Beginners Level I 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Free and Open to the Public

Registration is at 10:00 am on the first day of class.

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