Calendar

Nov
15
Thu
iPad Intermediate @ Main Library, 1st Floor Special Services Room
Nov 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

iPad Intermediate Classes
For People with Vision Loss

October 25 – November 15, 2018
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Main Library
Special Services Room, 1st Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Registration will be conducted by the NJ State Library’s Center for Talking Books and Braille.

To register and to find the schedule of fall classes, please call the Talking Book & Braille Center of the NJ State Library, 800-792-8322, extension 802. 

iPad Intermediate (3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Classes are Canceled) @ Main Library, 1st Floor Special Services Room
Nov 15 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

iPad Intermediate Classes
For People with Vision Loss

October 25 – November 15, 2018
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Main Library
Special Services Room, 1st Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Registration will be conducted by the NJ State Library’s Center for Talking Books and Braille.

To register and to find the schedule of fall classes, please call the Talking Book & Braille Center of the NJ State Library, 800-792-8322, extension 802. 

Newark School of Theology at Newark Public Library Fall 2018 Classes @ Board Room, 2nd Floor
Nov 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Newark School of Theology at Newark Public Library Fall 2018 Classes

All Classes from 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Tuesday’s Class: “The Old Testament: Part I”
Wednesday’s Class: “Pastoral Theology”
Thursday’s class: “The New Testament”

Newark Public Library
Board Room, 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

The Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society presents: Inside Newark by Robert Curvin @ 1st Floor Meeting Room
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Wednesday, November 15, 2018
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Newark Public Library
1st Floor Meeting Room
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

In 2018 we have lost some of our Pace Setters: These programs are in their memory: Dr. Gwendolyn Grant, Dr. Alma Flagg, Tommy Joyner, Aretha Franklin, Kojo Anna, Sen. John McCain, Philip Roth, Monsignor William J. Lender, Brenda Robinson, Jeff Gulliam, Lewis Myers, Esq., Robin Leach.

All programs are in the 1st Floor Meeting Room from 6:30 – 8 pm; the first Wednesday of each month. Unless otherwise noted.

Nov
16
Fri
English Language Classes @ Special Services Room, 1st Floor
Nov 16 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

This course is fully registered.

For more information about other classes, contact La Casa de Don Pedro

Nov
17
Sat
Free Computer Assistance for Job Seekers @ Technology Training Center, 3rd Floor
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

Drop-In Saturdays: November 3,10, 17 – 10:00 am – 12:00 noon (no class Nov. 24)

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).

You can also ask questions about:

  • Getting started using the mouse
  • Internet searching
  • How to set up a Gmail account
  • Email attachments
  • Microsoft Word
  • Excel formatting and formulas
  • PowerPoint
  • and more

Please note that, when others are waiting, your session may be limited to 20 minutes.

November Free Computer Assistance

 

American Sign Language Classes (ASL) Beginners Level I @ Teen Room, 3rd Floor
Nov 17 @ 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

American Sign Language Classes (ASL) Beginners Level II @ Teen Room, 3rd Floor
Nov 17 @ 12:20 pm – 1:30 pm

American Sign Language Classes (ASL)

Saturdays: Beginners Level II
12:20 pm until 1:30 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

American Sign Language Classes

“HONORING OUR PAST”: BOOK TALK AND SIGNING AND THE NORTH JERSEY PHILHARMONIC GLEE CLUB PERFORMANCE @ James Brown African American Room, 2nd Floor
Nov 17 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturday, November 17th | 2:30-5:30 PM

Tufts University’s Dr. Kendra Field will present her book “Growing Up With the Country: Family, Race, and Nation after the Civil War”. Dr. Field has ties to Newark, East Orange, and Paterson.  The North Jersey Philharmonic Glee Club, under the direction of Phillip Field, the author’s uncle, will perform.  The Glee Club in its 80th year remains dedicated to the preservation of male choral singing in the African-American tradition.

This program is FREE and open to the public.

Light refreshments will be served. Books will be available for purchase.

The “Honoring Our Past” event is funded in part by the Friends of James Brown African American Room.

To view the flyer for this event, please click here.

For additional information or questions, please contact dcolston@npl.org or call 973.733.7768

   

Nov
19
Mon
English Language Classes @ Special Services Room, 1st Floor
Nov 19 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

This course is fully registered.

For more information about other classes, contact La Casa de Don Pedro