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Tuesday September 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none Reading Buddies Signup starts today Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Tuesday September 1, 2015 -  Wednesday September 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none Teen Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Newark Library is in need of Teen Volunteers for multiple programs! We are recruiting volunteers for: Reading Buddies, Homework Express, Shelving, and Teen Tech. 

 

Find our application here. Any questions can be directed to Becky, our Teen Librarian, at 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org 

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday September 1, 2015 -  Saturday April 30, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Tuesday September 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Tuesday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: Frog and Toad are Friends by Arnold Lobel.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Volunteer Orientation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Newark Library is in need of Teen Volunteers for our after-school programs. Come to this orientation to see if you would be a good fit for Reading Buddies or Homework Express.

 Find our volunteer application here

Reading Buddies Contact:  Chien-Chun Chang, Children’s Librarian: Phone: 510-284-0686 or  Email: cchang@aclibrary.org 

Homework Express & Shelving Volunteer Contact: Becky Machetta, Teen Librarian: Phone: 510-284-0682 or Email: Rmachetta@aclibrary.org 

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday September 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Cuentos en Español y Tiempo de Juego Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Esta Sesión de Cuentos es conducida en Español. Los niños disfrutaran 30 minutos de cuentos,  juegos de dedos, canciones y movimientos, seguidos por 30 minutos de tiempo de juego.

Para las edades de 0 a 5 años

Contact: Eileen Mendez (510) 284-0685 or email emendez@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday September 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday September 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday September 8, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Cover to Cover Adult Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like reading and talking about books? Read each month's title and come for a lively discussion on 2nd Tuesdays.

July 14: The Witness by Nora Roberts

August 11: Anne of Green Gables by L. M.  Montgomery

September 8: Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin

October 13: Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan

November 10: Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

December 8: Holiday Party. No Book. 

January 12: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

February 9: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Fun with Legos (Ages 5-7) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Explore pre-engineering FUNdamentals and build a cool project with tens of thousands of LEGO®

Space is limited, a ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  Child must be present to receive the ticket.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Fun with Legos (Ages 8-12) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Explore engineering FUNdamentals and build a cool project with tens of thousands of LEGO®

Space is limited, a ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 4:30 pm.  Child must be present to receive the ticket.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teens: Do you want a say in what kind of activities the library has for you?

Join our Teen Advisory Group! You can make new friends and make a difference in the community at the same time (and earn community service hours!)

There will be FUN, SNACKS and an honest chat about improving library services and organizing programs for teens.

We meet monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 6:30-7:30 PM in the Conference room. 

 

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Wednesday September 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Congressman Mike Honda Open Office Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Staff from the office of Congressman Mike Honda, who represents Newark in District 17, can take questions and offer help at the NewarkLibrary on the 4th Wednesday of each month. The open office is held in Study Room #3.
 

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida, btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or (510) 284-0684

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Cuentos en Español y Tiempo de Juego Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Esta Sesión de Cuentos es conducida en Español. Los niños disfrutaran 30 minutos de cuentos,  juegos de dedos, canciones y movimientos, seguidos por 30 minutos de tiempo de juego.

Para las edades de 0 a 5 años

Contact: Eileen Mendez (510) 284-0685 or email emendez@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Get Your Game ON! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Get Your Game ON @ the Newark Library

Don't be bored during summer vacation! Come to the library and challenge your friends to gaming on our Wii & Xbox 360! 

September 9 from 3-5 PM & for International Gaming Day on November 24 from 4-6 PM

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday September 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms Tara's Tween Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Tween Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 5, 6 and 7. 

This month's book: The Owl Keeper by Chris Brodien-Jones

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Becky Machetta (510) 284-0682 or email Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday September 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sewing Circle Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you want to learn or practice sewing? Register to learn with the help of experienced sewers. For beginners, Newark Library provides everything you need to get started and sew a drawstring bag. 

If you have basic skills, bring your own project to work on, building your skills while having fun and socializing. the library provides the sewing machines and other equipment or you may bring your own. 

Registration is required. Email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or call Barbara at (510) 284-0684.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Stained Glass Demo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Watch expert stained glass artisan Jeff Machetta create a project from start to finish. Jeff has demonstrated stained glass at the Alameda County Fair for a number of years and has won ribbons for designs he has entered.  

Registration is required. Email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or call Barbara at (510) 284-0684.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Monday September 14, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_handshake 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Lawyer in the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attorney Arthur Tan offers free 15 minute appointment to help define your problem, get you started with a solution, and make a referral when needed.

To make an appointment, please call (510) 284-0677 after 12 p.m. on the day of the event. Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

The purpose of the consultation is to determine whether or not you have a legal problem and to provide guidance on how you might be able to solve it. An attorney/client relationship is not formed, but your discussion will be confidential.

 

For more information contact: Adina Aguirre 510-284-0685 AAguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday September 15, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday September 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM English/Mandarin Bilingual Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 16 - October 28.

This storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin. Kids will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and fun activities.

For ages 3-6.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Cuentos en Español y Tiempo de Juego Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Esta Sesión de Cuentos es conducida en Español. Los niños disfrutaran 30 minutos de cuentos,  juegos de dedos, canciones y movimientos, seguidos por 30 minutos de tiempo de juego.

Para las edades de 0 a 5 años

Contact: Eileen Mendez (510) 284-0685 or email emendez@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday September 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Preschool Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 17 - October 29.

Stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts for ages 3-5.
No preregistration is necessary.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday September 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM eBook Help Desk Drop-in Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


GET HELP!  Download eBooks, eAudiobooks & Magazines.  

Drop-in with your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop and get help downloading electronic books, audiobooks or magazines.  There are eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages.  Get your own library to go!

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Monday September 21, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday September 22, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Undercover Adult Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like reading and talking about books? Read each month's title and come for a lively discussion on 4nd Tuesdays. Book selections will be posted after the August meeting when they will be chosen. 

Questions?  Phone Barbara at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@ aclibrary.org

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Fuse Bead fun! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Tweens and Teens are welcome to join us for Fuse Bead fun! We will be using fuse beads (sometimes called perler beads) and using our creativity to make some awesome projects! 

For ages 9 and up! 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday September 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM English/Mandarin Bilingual Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 16 - October 28.

This storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin. Kids will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and fun activities.

For ages 3-6.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Cuentos en Español y Tiempo de Juego Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Esta Sesión de Cuentos es conducida en Español. Los niños disfrutaran 30 minutos de cuentos,  juegos de dedos, canciones y movimientos, seguidos por 30 minutos de tiempo de juego.

Para las edades de 0 a 5 años

Contact: Eileen Mendez (510) 284-0685 or email emendez@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Thursday September 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Preschool Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 17 - October 29.

Stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts for ages 3-5.
No preregistration is necessary.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_dollarsign 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Successful Interviews Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Crop in to learn and practice successful interview skills. 

Questions?  Phone Barbara at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@ aclibrary.org

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday September 26, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sewing Circle Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you want to learn or practice sewing? Register to learn with the help of experienced sewers. For beginners, Newark Library provides everything you need to get started and sew a drawstring bag. 

If you have basic skills, bring your own project to work on, building your skills while having fun and socializing. the library provides the sewing machines and other equipment or you may bring your own. 

Registration is required. Email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or call Barbara at (510) 284-0684.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM eBook Help Desk Drop-in Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


GET HELP!  Download eBooks, eAudiobooks & Magazines.  

Drop-in with your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop and get help downloading electronic books, audiobooks or magazines.  There are eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages.  Get your own library to go!

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Sunday September 27, 2015 -  Saturday October 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none Banned Book Week Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Image result for banned booksCelebrate Banned Book Week by reading books that have been challenged/banned! Be a bit rebellious and pick up a book that someone thinks that you shouldn't read! 

A top 10 list of the most frequently banned/challenged books for years past can be found here: http://www.ala.org/bbooks/frequentlychallengedbooks/top10 

 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Monday September 28, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday September 29, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Ceremonial Drumming Circle: A healing process Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Ceremonial drumming has a long history of providing healing through the beat of the drum. Come to witness and learn more about how to access and channel the life force energy produced during drumming. This program is for people of all ages. 

Space is limited, please call 510-284-0677 to register. 

 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday September 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM English/Mandarin Bilingual Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, April 15 - May 27.

This storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin. Kids will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and fun activities.

For ages 3-6.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Cuentos en Español y Tiempo de Juego Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Esta Sesión de Cuentos es conducida en Español. Los niños disfrutaran 30 minutos de cuentos,  juegos de dedos, canciones y movimientos, seguidos por 30 minutos de tiempo de juego.

Para las edades de 0 a 5 años

Contact: Eileen Mendez (510) 284-0685 or email emendez@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday October 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Preschool Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 17 - October 29.

Stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts for ages 3-5.
No preregistration is necessary.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: “Nate the Great and the Tardy Tortoise” by Marjorie Sharmat and Craig Sharmat.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday October 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday October 5, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday October 6, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday October 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM English/Mandarin Bilingual Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 16 - October 28.

This storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin. Kids will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and fun activities.

For ages 3-6.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday October 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Preschool Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 17 - October 29.

Stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts for ages 3-5.
No preregistration is necessary.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday October 10, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Monday October 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_handshake 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Lawyer in the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attorney Arthur Tan offers free 15 minute appointment to help define your problem, get you started with a solution, and make a referral when needed.

To make an appointment, please call (510) 284-0677 after 12 p.m. on the day of the event. Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

The purpose of the consultation is to determine whether or not you have a legal problem and to provide guidance on how you might be able to solve it. An attorney/client relationship is not formed, but your discussion will be confidential.

 

For more information contact: Adina Aguirre 510-284-0685 AAguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday October 13, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Cover to Cover Adult Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like reading and talking about books? Read each month's title and come for a lively discussion on 2nd Tuesdays.

July 14: The Witness by Nora Roberts

August 11: Anne of Green Gables by L. M.  Montgomery

September 8: Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin

October 13: Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan

November 10: Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

December 8: Holiday Party. No Book. 

January 12: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

February 9: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teens: Do you want a say in what kind of activities the library has for you?

Join our Teen Advisory Group! You can make new friends and make a difference in the community at the same time (and earn community service hours!)

There will be FUN, SNACKS and an honest chat about improving library services and organizing programs for teens.

We meet monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 6:30-7:30 PM in the Conference room. 

 

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday October 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Congressman Mike Honda Open Office Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Staff from the office of Congressman Mike Honda, who represents Newark in District 17, can take questions and offer help at the NewarkLibrary on the 4th Wednesday of each month. The open office is held in Study Room #3.
 

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida, btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or (510) 284-0684

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM English/Mandarin Bilingual Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 16 - October 28.

This storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin. Kids will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and fun activities.

For ages 3-6.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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Thursday October 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Preschool Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 17 - October 29.

Stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts for ages 3-5.
No preregistration is necessary.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms Tara's Tween Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Tween Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 3rd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 5, 6 and 7. 

This month's book: Deep and Dark and Dangerous by Mary Downing Hahn.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Becky Machetta (510) 284-0682 or email Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday October 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:30 PM Free Practice SAT/ACT Combo Test Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Are you ready for the SAT and ACT tests? Not sure which one you should take? Never fear, we have a practice session at the Newark Library! Come take the new SAT/ACT combo test and find out how you do in this two part series. 

Part 1: Free Practice SAT/ACT

Saturday October 17th, 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM

The Combo Practice Test simulates actual test conditions. Bring a calculator and two #2 pencils. 

No cell phone calculators.  Event Code: SKKJ150094 

 

Part 2: Results Seminar

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 6:00-7:00 PM

Attend to receive your test scores!   Review Results, see Coming SAT changes, and learn strategies to increase your Score. 
Parents are strongly encouraged to attend!  Event Code:  SKKJ150095  

Registration is required for the free SAT/ACT Practice Test: http://www.kaptest.com/class/SKKJ150094 

Results Seminar Registration: http://www.kaptest.com/class/SKKJ150095

 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday October 19, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday October 20, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Ceremonial Drumming Circle: A healing process Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Ceremonial drumming has a long history of providing healing through the beat of the drum. Come to witness and learn more about how to access and channel the life force energy produced during drumming. This program is for people of all ages. 

Space is limited, please call 510-284-0677 to register. 

 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday October 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM English/Mandarin Bilingual Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 16 - October 28.

This storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin. Kids will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and fun activities.

For ages 3-6.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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Thursday October 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Preschool Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 17 - October 29.

Stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts for ages 3-5.
No preregistration is necessary.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday October 24, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Monday October 26, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday October 27, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM SAT/ACT Results Seminar Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You took the tests, now find out how you did! This is the results seminar from our two part series of the SAT/ACT Practice test held on October 17th from 10 am - 2:30 pm. 

Part 2: Results Seminar

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 6:00-7:00 PM

Attend to receive your test scores!   Review Results, see Coming SAT changes, and learn strategies to increase your Score. 
Parents are strongly encouraged to attend!  Event Code:  SKKJ150095  

Registration is required for the free SAT/ACT Practice Test: http://www.kaptest.com/class/SKKJ150094 

Results Seminar Registration: http://www.kaptest.com/class/SKKJ150095

 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday October 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM English/Mandarin Bilingual Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 16 - October 28.

This storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin. Kids will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and fun activities.

For ages 3-6.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday October 29, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Preschool Storytime and Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Length of session: 7 weeks, September 17 - October 29.

Stories, finger plays, songs, and crafts for ages 3-5.
No preregistration is necessary.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Saturday October 31, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Mad Scientist Cartooning - Lets Create Monsters! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Mad Scientist Cartooning - Let's Create Monsters: Join us on Halloween to create cartoon monsters in this spooky workshop. We will be using basic cartooning techniques, image reference and our imaginations to invent our own scary (and not so scary) creations just like Dr Frankenstein.

Taught by Brian Kolm (AtomicBearPress.com)

 

Space is limited to 20 Teens & Tweens, ages 9 and up. Tickets will be given out starting at 10:30 AM. 

 

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Monday November 2, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday November 3, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday November 4, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday November 5, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday November 7, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday November 9, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_handshake 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Lawyer in the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attorney Arthur Tan offers free 15 minute appointment to help define your problem, get you started with a solution, and make a referral when needed.

To make an appointment, please call (510) 284-0677 after 12 p.m. on the day of the event. Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

The purpose of the consultation is to determine whether or not you have a legal problem and to provide guidance on how you might be able to solve it. An attorney/client relationship is not formed, but your discussion will be confidential.

 

For more information contact: Adina Aguirre 510-284-0685 AAguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Tuesday November 10, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Cover to Cover Adult Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like reading and talking about books? Read each month's title and come for a lively discussion on 2nd Tuesdays.

July 14: The Witness by Nora Roberts

August 11: Anne of Green Gables by L. M.  Montgomery

September 8: Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin

October 13: Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan

November 10: Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

December 8: Holiday Party. No Book. 

January 12: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

February 9: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teens: Do you want a say in what kind of activities the library has for you?

Join our Teen Advisory Group! You can make new friends and make a difference in the community at the same time (and earn community service hours!)

There will be FUN, SNACKS and an honest chat about improving library services and organizing programs for teens.

We meet monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 6:30-7:30 PM in the Conference room. 

 

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday November 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Congressman Mike Honda Open Office Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Staff from the office of Congressman Mike Honda, who represents Newark in District 17, can take questions and offer help at the NewarkLibrary on the 4th Wednesday of each month. The open office is held in Study Room #3.
 

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida, btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or (510) 284-0684

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday November 12, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday November 16, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday November 17, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Ceremonial Drumming Circle: A healing process Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Ceremonial drumming has a long history of providing healing through the beat of the drum. Come to witness and learn more about how to access and channel the life force energy produced during drumming. This program is for people of all ages. 

Space is limited, please call 510-284-0677 to register. 

 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday November 18, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday November 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms Tara's Tween Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Tween Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 3rd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 5, 6 and 7. 

This month's book: TBD

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Becky Machetta (510) 284-0682 or email Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday November 21, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday November 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Get Your Game ON! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Get Your Game ON @ the Newark Library

Come to the library for International Game @ your Library day and challenge your friends to gaming on our Wii & Xbox 360! 

International Gaming Day on November 24 from 4-6 PM

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Monday November 30, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday December 1, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday December 2, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday December 3, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday December 5, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday December 7, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday December 8, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Cover to Cover Adult Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like reading and talking about books? Read each month's title and come for a lively discussion on 2nd Tuesdays.

July 14: The Witness by Nora Roberts

August 11: Anne of Green Gables by L. M.  Montgomery

September 8: Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin

October 13: Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan

November 10: Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

December 8: Holiday Party. No Book. 

January 12: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

February 9: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teens: Do you want a say in what kind of activities the library has for you?

Join our Teen Advisory Group! You can make new friends and make a difference in the community at the same time (and earn community service hours!)

There will be FUN, SNACKS and an honest chat about improving library services and organizing programs for teens.

We meet monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 6:30-7:30 PM in the Conference room. 

 

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday December 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Congressman Mike Honda Open Office Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Staff from the office of Congressman Mike Honda, who represents Newark in District 17, can take questions and offer help at the NewarkLibrary on the 4th Wednesday of each month. The open office is held in Study Room #3.
 

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida, btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or (510) 284-0684

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday December 10, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday December 14, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_handshake 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Lawyer in the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attorney Arthur Tan offers free 15 minute appointment to help define your problem, get you started with a solution, and make a referral when needed.

To make an appointment, please call (510) 284-0677 after 12 p.m. on the day of the event. Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

The purpose of the consultation is to determine whether or not you have a legal problem and to provide guidance on how you might be able to solve it. An attorney/client relationship is not formed, but your discussion will be confidential.

 

For more information contact: Adina Aguirre 510-284-0685 AAguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday December 15, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday December 16, 2015 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday December 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

 

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

 

 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

October 12, 2015

November 11, 2015

December 21 - 31, 2015

January 18, 2016              

January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms Tara's Tween Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Tween Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 3rd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 5, 6 and 7. 

This month's book: TBD

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Becky Machetta (510) 284-0682 or email Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday December 19, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Stitch 'n Inch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Attend Stitch 'n Inch to learn or practice knitting with Colette Pispisa or crocheting with Betty Joseph in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You are also welcome just to socialize. Their Newark Knitting group page is on Ravelry.com.

Stitch 'n Inch meets every other Saturday. You may bring your own needles or hooks to learn, or borrow straight knitting needles and yarn. Colette is proficient at using double-pointed needles, but if you want to learn how to make hats, socks or both, you'll need to buy yourself a set.

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday January 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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Tuesday January 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday January 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday January 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday January 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday January 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Congressman Mike Honda Open Office Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Staff from the office of Congressman Mike Honda, who represents Newark in District 17, can take questions and offer help at the NewarkLibrary on the 4th Wednesday of each month. The open office is held in Study Room #3.
 

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida, btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or (510) 284-0684

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday January 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday January 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday January 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday January 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Tuesday January 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday January 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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Tuesday February 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday February 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday February 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday February 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday February 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday February 10, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Congressman Mike Honda Open Office Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Staff from the office of Congressman Mike Honda, who represents Newark in District 17, can take questions and offer help at the NewarkLibrary on the 4th Wednesday of each month. The open office is held in Study Room #3.
 

Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida, btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org or (510) 284-0684

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday February 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday February 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday February 17, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday February 18, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Tuesday February 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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Wednesday February 24, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Tuesday March 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday March 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday March 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday March 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday March 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday March 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday March 10, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday March 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday March 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday March 17, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Tuesday March 22, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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Wednesday March 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Saturday April 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday April 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday April 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday April 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday April 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday April 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday April 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday April 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday April 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday April 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Tuesday April 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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Wednesday April 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Tuesday May 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday May 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday May 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday May 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday May 10, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday May 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday May 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday May 17, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Wednesday May 18, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday May 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Tuesday May 24, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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Wednesday May 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday June 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday June 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday June 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday June 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Thursday July 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday July 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday July 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Thursday August 18, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Thursday September 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Thursday October 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

Thursday November 17, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

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Thursday December 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime at the Mall Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Every 3rd Thursday morning at Newpark Mall in the children's play area near the elevator.  Click HERE for location map.

Come enjoy fun stories, arts and crafts activities, music and dance, goodie bags, and raffle prizes!  Best for ages 3-5 but all are welcome!

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH (Outreach Storytime at NEWPARK MALL) - Get Directions
 

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