Friends of the Newark Free Library

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Upcoming events

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September 14 @ 5:30pm

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Introduction to word processing using Microsoft Word 2013.

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

September 15 @ 7pm

Evening Book Discussion Group

 

September 18 @ 7pm

Teen Cooking and Culture Club (Canada)

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

September 21 @ 5:30pm

Introduction to Linkedin Workshop

An introduction to the world’s largest business-oriented social networking service.

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

September 26 @ 11am

SAT Practice Exam: Princeton Review

Don’t go into the SAT unprepared! Get ready for the fall test season by taking a free practice version of the SAT. Register at princetonreview.com. Ages 14+. 

 

September 29 @ 5:30pm

Job Searching Online Workshop

Learn some tips and tricks to searching for a job online. 

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

October 2 @ 2:00pm & 6:30pm 

Friday Film Night (Ed Wood)

 

October 3 @ 11am

Halloween Cupcake Decorating

Learn how to make some spooky cupcakes for your Halloween party! Ages 12+. 

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

October 6 @ 7pm

Pinterest Workshop

Pinterest is a social media platform to share interests such as recipes, crafts, fashion, and hobbies with others. Come learn how to create an account.  Ages 12+. 

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

October 10 @ 1pm

Newark and UD Ghost Stories

Come hear the haunted history of one of Delaware’s oldest towns with local author/storyteller Ed Okonowicz. The presentation will be accompanied by a slideshow presentation.. Ages 12+. 

 Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

October 13 @ 12pm

Noon Book Discussion Group

Join us for an informal book discussion. Call the library for each month’s selection. Bring your lunch! Book selections available at reference desk. 

 

October 13 @ 5:30pm

Basic Computers and Internet
Learn some basic computer skills as well as receive an introduction to the Internet. 

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

October 13 @ 7pm

African-American Book Group

 

October 14 @ 6:45pm

Mother Daughter Book Discussion (Ages 10–14)

 

October 20 @ 7pm

Evening Book Discussion Group

 

October 23 @ 7pm

Teen Cooking and Culture Club (Philippines)

Registration at 302-731-7550

 

October 24 @ 11am

Barrel of Makers: E-Textiles

Barrel of Makers will be teaching an introduction to E-Textiles class for Middle and High School children. E-Textiles are electronics that are sewn into fabrics, cardboard, or anything else you can imagine. No previous experience with electronics or sewing necessary. Ages 12+. 

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

October 27 @ 5:30pm

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Introduction to word processing using Microsoft Word 2013.

 Registration at 302-731-7550

 

November 6 @ 2:00pm & 6:30pm 

Friday Film Night (Woman in Gold)

 

November 10 @ 12:00pm

Noon Book Discussion Group

 

November 10 @ 5:30pm

Basic Computers and Internet
Learn some basic computer skills as well as receive an introduction to the Internet. 

Registration at 302-731-7550.

November 10 @ 7pm

African-American Book Group

November 17 @ 5:30pm

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Introduction to word processing using Microsoft Word 2013. 

Registration at 302-731-7550.

 

November 17 @ 7pm

Evening Book Discussion Group

 

November 18 @ 6:45pm

Mother Daughter Book Discussion (Ages 10–14)

 

November 20 @ 7pm

Teen Cooking and Culture Club (Creative Napkin Folding)

Registration at 302-731-7550.

December 4 @ 2:00pm & 6:30pm 
Friday Film Night (Love & Mercy)

 

December 8 @ 12pm

Noon Book Discussion Group

 

December 8 @ 7pm

African-American Book Group

 

December 9 @ 6:45pm

Mother Daughter Book Discussion (Ages 10–14)

 

December 16 @ 7 p.m.

First State Ringers (Music Program)

Book Groups for Adults and Teens

Noon Book Club - Tuesdays at 12:00 pm

 

African American Book Club - Tuesdays at 7:00 pm

 

Evening Book Club - Tuesdays at 7:00 pm

 

Mother-Daughter Book Club - Wednesdays @7:45

Yarnivores Group

 

  Tuesdays

7:00pm

Every Tuesday night bring your knitting or crocheting project and join other crafty yarners.  All levels are welcome.  No registration required.

Chess Night

Wednesdays 6:30 to 8:30

Open chess games for all ages and abilities