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Welcome to the Newark Public Library, a hub of knowledge and community in the heart of Newark! At our library, we are dedicated to providing a welcoming space for learning, exploration, and connection. Whether you're here to delve into the vast world of literature, engage in research, attend one of our events, or simply find a quiet corner to read, we're delighted to have you as part of our community. Explore the rich resources, discover new stories, and embrace the joy of lifelong learning at the Newark Public Library. Your journey begins here!

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Lawrence Hamm: a Life in the Struggle BOOK LAUNCH

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The Newark Community Street Team – Harm Reduction Workshop

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And It Don’t Stop: 50 Years of Hip Hop and Beyond

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PRPL Poetry Workshop:  “From the Page to the Stage” w/ Dr. Helena D. Lewis

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Spring ASL Classes

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20204 Brain Health Workshops

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Made for Teens: Design A Custom Tote Bag

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Meet & Mend

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Audio Club

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Designing A Book

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Newark History Society–March 5

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Grand Re-Opening of the NJ Room–April 10

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Queer Newark: Book Talk

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NEWARK PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOK CLUB – FEBRUARY

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2024 Black History Celebration at NPL

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