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In Memory of Dr. Robert Curvin, 1934-2015

The Clinton Branch is temporarily closed. We apologize for any inconvenience.

computer classes Drop–In Computer and Job Search Assistance in December

Assistance in English
Main Library, Technology Training Center

Assistance in English  |  Asistencia en español
Van Buren Branch

Cuba Beyond Exile:
Cubans in New Jersey

September 17 – December 31, 2015
Main Library, Second Floor Gallery

Press Release | Comunicado de Prensa

Dance Performance
Moving to the Rhythms of Cuba

Saturday, December 5, 2:00pm
Main Library, Centennial Hall

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Book Discussion: Kindred by Octavia Butler

Wednesday, December 2, 6:30pm
Main Library, James Brown African American Room

super heroes How to Draw Super Heroes

• Thursday, December 3, 3:30pm
Weequahic Branch

• Thursday, December 10, 4:00pm
Main Library

• Thursday, January 14, 3:30pm
Van Buren Branch

A workshop for teens with cartoonist Paul Merklein.

On–Site College Fair

Wednesday, December 9, 4:00 – 7:00pm
Springfield Branch

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the Friends of The Newark Public Library
At Their Annual Meeting

Wednesday, December 9
Friends Business Meeting, 5:30-6:00pm
Program, 6:00-8:00pm
Main Library, Centennial Hall

In honor of the 350th anniversary of the founding of Newark, a talk will be given by architects/artists Troy West and Matthew Gosser: The Ups and Downs of Preserving Newark's Proud Architectural Legacy.
Please RSVP: 973-733-7793

Mayor Baraka Mayor Baraka Goes to the Library

Wednesday, December 16, 4:00pm
North End Branch

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Everyday Book Sale

Main Library, First Floor

Used books for sale! All proceeds support the library.

Girls Who Code Club Meetings

Thursdays through May 2016
6:00 - 8:00pm

Main Library, 3rd Floor, Technology Training Center

Want to learn how to build an app, design a video game and change the world through code? Girls Who Code is a national non–profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills to pursue 21st century opportunities.

sign_language Free American Sign Language (ASL) Classes

Saturdays, October 10 – December 12
(No class on October 24 or November 28)
Main Library, Special Services Room

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

Job & Career Resources

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

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