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For your health and safety, the following areas of the Main Library are closed due to damage caused by recent storms: Victoria Technology Center, Book Stacks, Fiction, Graphic Novels, Special Services, Periodicals. We are working to repair the damage as quickly as possible so that services may be restored. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused by these closures. Limited reference and public computer access are available on the first floor. Please see a staff member or call 973-733-7785 for assistance.

The Library will be closed on Friday, April 18, in observance of Good Friday.

On Tuesday, April 29, Branch Libraries will open at 2:30pm.

All locations will be closed on Saturday, May 10.

computer classes Free Computer Classes in April

Classes in English  |  Classes in Spanish
Main Library, Technology Training Center

Classes in English | Classes in Spanish
at Van Buren Branch

Fine Art and Multimedia Projects
for Young Artists

Wednesdays, 3:30-5:00pm
March 19 - June 11 (no class 4/30)
Saturdays, 12:00-2:00pm
3/22, 4/5, 4/19, 5/17, 5/31, 6/14, & 6/21
Van Buren Branch

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Annual Booksale

• Saturday, April 19 9:00am – 5:00pm
• Tuesday, April 22 11:00am – 7:00pm
• Wednesday, April 23 11:00am – 7:00pm
• Thursday, April 24 11:00am – 7:00pm
• Saturday, April 26 9:00am – 5:00pm

This is NJ This is New Jersey
350 Years of Garden State History

January 18 – December 20, 2014
Main Library, Third Floor Gallery

Press Release

NPL in Living Color The Newark Public Library:
125 Years of Innovation and Service

April 14 – August 30, 2014
Main Library, Second Floor Gallery

Press Release

How To Draw Super Heroes
for Teens & ‘Tweens

• Tuesday, May 6, 3:45pm
Springfield Branch
• Tuesday, May 20, 4:00pm
Van Buren Branch

Attention Young Artists! Do you like to draw? Do you like Super Heroes? Super artist, Paul Merklein, shows teens how to draw famous super heroes from comics, television and movies.

SAT Prep Classes

September 11 – May 7

• Wednesdays, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
• Saturdays, 11:00am – 1:00pm
Springfield Branch

sign_language ASL Classes

Session III
Saturdays, April 26 to June 29

Level I 10:30am – 12:00pm
Level II 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Job & Career Resources

Titles for Teens Titles for Teens

The Friends of the Newark Public Library
need your help to add more books
to the Teen Collection.

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