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Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society of The Newark Public Library
Celebrating 29 years at the Newark Public Library (since 1987) Dorothea M. Moore, Chairperson


Monthly meetings will be:
The first Wednesday of each month, unless otherwise noted. September to June.

Main Library – James Brown African American Room
5 Washington Street
unless otherwise noted.

2016-2017 Literary Schedule

Saturday, September 10
11:00am – 12:00pm
Registration in the James Brown African-American Room
September 14th
Film showing of Goin' to Chicago by George King
October 5
The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill

November 2

King of the Cats: The Life and Times of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. by Wil Haygood
December 7
Another Country by James Baldwin
January 2017
No Meeting Scheduled
February 8
Celebrating Black History Month
March 1
Celebrating Women's History Month
April 5
Celebrating National Poetry Month
Theme: The Voice of the Poets
May 3
The Power of Broke by Daymond John
June 7
Celebrating the Black Diaspora
Home and Exile by Chinua Achebe

For more information call 973-733-7793.
All programs are book discussions, unless otherwise noted.
Some of these books may be at other libraries and can be requested
through our Interlibrary Services Department.

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