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Posted on: May 11, 2019

A Universe of Stories! Summer Reading Program Information

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The 2019 summer reading program theme is "A Universe of Stories" with the goal for readers to dream big, believe in themselves, and create their own story. The Newton Public Library will have programs related to space exploration, as well as a d...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

So Many Library Programs, So Little Time

So Many Library Programs, So Little Time

On average the Library hosts three storytimes a week for children and at least one adult program. However, sometimes the Library has 5 storytimes a week and an escape room that takes up every night in the meeting room.

We encourage patrons to check out the...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Parent Cafe with Jasper County Health Department

Parent Cafe with Jasper County Health Department

The Library has partnered with the Jasper County Health Department to offer Parent Cafe at the Library. Parents can bring their preschoolers to story time in the Story Time Room while parents stay in the meeting room to speak with Jasper County Health Dep...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Tuesday Titles

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Every Tuesday the Library posts to Facebook and asks followers to comment with a few favorite titles and in return receive reading recommendations from our Librarians. The posts have generated quite a conversation and shown the diverse reading tastes of o...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Harry Potter Escape Room

Harry Potter Escape Room

When registration opens for the Escape Room all three lines for the Library are ringing constantly. Registrations fill up quickly and usually on the first day allowing 20 different teams of 4-8 contestants to play. During the first week of March, the libr...

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