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December 11, 2017
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December 18, 2017, 6:00 PM @ Council Chambers
December 11, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Centre for Arts and Artists
This is a beginner class. Everyone will get to create their own masterpiece. Price is only $15-$20. This includes all supplies and class fee. You will pay the day of the class. No fee is needed before hand.
December 13, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Jasper County Historical Museum
Director Joe Otto will discuss the growing movement to save Jasper County's last historic truss bridge from collapse. Will include PowerPoint slides of bridge, the protection plan, and the latest official actions taken on the matter. If there is interest, a field trip to the bridge may follow. Free to attend. Coffee provided. BYO lunch.
December 14, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Centre for Arts and Artists
Nourish your creative spirit and join us for this fused glass class. Layers of vibrant, luminous glass create sparkling glass pendant or ornament. These glass pendants make great gifts. Come try it with a friend. Or make a new family tradition. Ages 7 and up. All children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration is required.
December 16, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Centre for Arts & Artists
Now open just in time for the holidays. Features creative based gifts for all.
December 17, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Centre for Arts and Artists
Come and enjoy an afternoon at the CAA. We will be painting a holiday painting with watercolors. This is a beginning level class. While taking an abstract approach to watercolors you will learn about watercolor papers, paints and how to make different textures.
Registration is required.
December 23, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Centre for Arts & Artists
December 25, 2017 - December 26, 2017
City Hall, Public Works, Community Services, Planning & Zoning, Police Department business office and the Fire Department business offices will be closed for the holiday.
December 11, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Newton Public Library
A gentle and fun introduction to literacy through songs, stories, and finger plays. For newborns to 18 months with a parent or caregiver (siblings are welcome). Stay for play and social time after the program!
December 11, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Newton Public Library
The library will have a certified therapy dog in the Children's Department to listen to children read! This friendly golden retriever is certified with Therapy Dogs International, and loves children. Volunteer Cynthia Healy and her dog will be at the puzzle table area in the library to give your child a chance to practice reading aloud. No appointment necessary, just stop by and take your turn reading aloud for a few minutes! Questions, call Youth Services Librarian, Phyllis Peter at 641-792-4108.
December 11, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Newton Public Library
Make your own festive ornaments in this fun and relaxed crafting workshop. All materials provided, adults only please. Space is limited and registration is required. Call 641-792-4108 to register.
December 12, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Newton Public Library
Storytime for ages 18 to 36 months with a parent or caregiver, siblings are welcome! Storytime lasts about 20 minutes and includes stories, music, and a simple craft. Please pick up a storytime guidelines sheet at your first storytime visit.
December 12, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Newton Public Library
Join us in the Library meeting room as local author, Shannon Kotz and her son Vinny, share their book, "The Little Lost Nutcracker", that they wrote and illustrated together. Children are invited to make a craft, enjoy hot cocoa and treats, and hear part of the book!
December 14, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Newton Public Library
The Newton Public Library will open at noon on Thursday, December 14th. The library will be closed from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm for a staff training.
December 18, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Newton Public Library
December 18, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Newton Public Library
December 19, 2017, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Newton Public Library
Support the Library and pick up some great books! Join the Friends of the Newton Public Library for a book sale in the large meeting room, on December 19th & 20th. $5.00 gets you a Friends of the Library tote bag and all the books it can carry! Some exclusions may apply.
December 19, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Newton Public Library
December 20, 2017, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Newton Public Library
December 21, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Newton Public Library
Storytime for preschoolers, ages 3 to 5, siblings are welcome. Storytime includes books, music, fingerplays and a simple craft. Questions, call Youth Services Librarian Phyllis Peter at 641-792-4108.
December 25, 2017, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ Newton Public Library
The Newton Public Library will be closed on Monday, December 25th for the Christmas holiday. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, December 26th.
December 28, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Newton Public Library
December 28, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Newton Public Library
Need a little help navigating your new device? Make an appointment for one-on-one help with setting up your tablet or downloading library eBooks to your mobile device. Call 641-792-4108 to reserve your time slot.