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Madison’s Place Group In Collaboration With The Newark Public Library Presents: Cook The Blues Away Social Skills Series

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Celebrate Octoberfest in a way that only The Newark Public Library can!

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Imágenes Sin Palabras exhibit

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This America of Ours

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Public Benefits and You

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Black Liberation: Seeking Freedom in 18th and 19th Century Newark

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O.A.T.S. Presents: The Circle of Hope

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Exhibit Reception for Banned Books Listening Tour

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September is Deaf Awareness Month!

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NPL Fall/Winter Hours

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Drop-in hours with the NPL Social Worker

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Rowing the Passaic: Then and Now

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Community Art Workshop 2

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Clifford P. Case and the Challenge of Liberal Republicanism

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Desalojo Taller 10-18

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Eviction Workshop 9-20

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2023 Philip Roth Lecture with Dr. John Wesley Johnson, Jr.


NJ Room Closing

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Poetry Workshops

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Fall Citizenship Exam Prep

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Social Emotional Learning (SEL) & The Four Agreements

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Your Future is Calling: HSE/GED

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