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Sunday May 1, 2016 -  Saturday July 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday May 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 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:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

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 everyone.  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 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 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:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

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 The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday May 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Drop-In Tech Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come on by the Newark Library on Saturday's to get help with your technology. If you need help with your laptop, windows, microsoft word/excel/powerpoint or even just computer basics, we have the solution for you. We have Teen Technology Assistants available throughout the day!

As a bonus, bring in your tablet, phone or other device and learn how to download apps, use eBooks and more!

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

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Newark Community Parent Playgroup Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Community Parents Playgroup is an exciting new opportunity for children and families to come together to socialize, play and get to know others in their area. We welcome all Alameda County families with a child 0-5 who has a developmental delay, disability, special health care need or social-emotional concern.  Playgroups are organized by a local community parent working with Family Resource Navigators.

Registration is preferred.  To register: Call Gomathi Ramesh @ (510) 547-7322 or gomathir@familyresourcenavigators.org, or call Newark Library Information Desk @ 510-284-0677. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday May 30, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday May 31, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Game ON! for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun afternoon of gaming! We have board games + video games to share on our Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Wii! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

 
misc_ 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Drop-In Advanced Math Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Volunteers help middle and high school and college students with algebra, geometry, calculus, trigonometry, and (usually) physics. 

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Wednesday June 1, 2016 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday June 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mandarin Parenting Class with Dr. Shu-Ling Chen (please do not delete, this is Chien's template) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For parents or caregivers of children of all ages. Class is conducted in Mandarin.

It's okay to bring your children to the class.  Toys and activities will be provided.

Speaker: Dr. Shu-Ling Chen

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 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: A Perfect Time for Pandas by Mary Pope.

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 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Drop-In Tech Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come on by the Newark Library on Saturday's to get help with your technology. If you need help with your laptop, windows, microsoft word/excel/powerpoint or even just computer basics, we have the solution for you. We have Teen Technology Assistants available throughout the day!

As a bonus, bring in your tablet, phone or other device and learn how to download apps, use eBooks and more!

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

 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Music and Movement Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. We'll use rhythm sticks, beanbags, scarves, and other items to move to the music and keep the beat! For ages 6 and under with parents/caregivers.


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

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 2:00 PM  -  4:00 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

Sunday June 5, 2016 Go To Top
elect_laptop.GIF 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Computer Help by Appointment Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn the basics or improve your computer skills: email, the Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, or PowerPoint one-on-one by appointment with a computer tutor. 

Registration is required. Fill out an interest card at the Information Desk and you will be called when a tutor is availalble. Questions? Call Barbara at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org. 

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

Monday June 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 6:45 PM  -  7:30 PM Kid Power Volunteer Orientation (Session 1) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a mandatory training/orientation meeting for the Kid Power Volunteers who have signed up to work at Newark Library.

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday June 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Wednesday June 8, 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 2th Wednesday of most months. 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday June 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_ 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Winning Resumes Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn how to write a winning resume with Trisha Tran of the Tri-City One-Stop Career Center, Newark Ohlone Campus.  

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

Location: Newark Library 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: It's all Greek to me by Jon Scieszka?.

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 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Drop-In Tech Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come on by the Newark Library on Saturday's to get help with your technology. If you need help with your laptop, windows, microsoft word/excel/powerpoint or even just computer basics, we have the solution for you. We have Teen Technology Assistants available throughout the day!

As a bonus, bring in your tablet, phone or other device and learn how to download apps, use eBooks and more!

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

 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Music and Movement Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. We'll use rhythm sticks, beanbags, scarves, and other items to move to the music and keep the beat! For ages 6 and under with parents/caregivers.


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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Kids Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Parents are welcome, too!

Join us every other Saturday to learn fundamentals of Yoga and do fun activities with certified RYT instructor Carla Rodriguez.  A yoga mat is recommended but not required. 

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

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Kid Power Volunteer Orientation (Session 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a mandatory training/orientation meeting for the Kid Power Volunteers who have signed up to work at Newark Library.

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday June 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

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

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.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday June 14, 2016 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 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.

March 8: Delicious! by Ruth Reichl

April 12: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

May 10: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

June 14: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty

July 12: White Fang by Jack London 

August 9: The Blossom Street Brides by Debbie Macomber

September 13: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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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

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday June 15, 2016 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@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
 

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@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: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

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

Contact: Michelle Ng (510) 248-0680 or email mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 18, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Drop-In Tech Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come on by the Newark Library on Saturday's to get help with your technology. If you need help with your laptop, windows, microsoft word/excel/powerpoint or even just computer basics, we have the solution for you. We have Teen Technology Assistants available throughout the day!

As a bonus, bring in your tablet, phone or other device and learn how to download apps, use eBooks and more!

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

 
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 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Kick off Summer Reading with Juan L. Sanchez Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a musical fiesta, featuring multicultural songs and games. All ages welcome. Bring your dancing shoes!

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 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

Monday June 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Game ON! for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun afternoon of gaming! We have video games to share on our Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Wii! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

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misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday June 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Frozen Sing-Along Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Cool off and sing your heart out to the muscial magic of Frozen. Costumes encouraged! 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday June 22, 2016 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Bobbin Lace: Make a Lace Owl Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Four sessions to choose from: June 22, June 30, July 6, July 20.

For ages 8 and up.  Limited to 6 kids per session.  Register in person or call 510-284-0677 starting on June 6, 2016.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday June 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Henna for Teens! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 Join us for this fun workshop where participants will learn about henna, how its used, how it is made and the teens will be able to practice designs on their own and will get a design done by artist Rachel herself! 

This program is for teens ages 12 and up. Space is limited, please register by emailing or calling Becky @ 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org 

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 The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: Before I fall by Lauren Oliver

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Drop-In Tech Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come on by the Newark Library on Saturday's to get help with your technology. If you need help with your laptop, windows, microsoft word/excel/powerpoint or even just computer basics, we have the solution for you. We have Teen Technology Assistants available throughout the day!

As a bonus, bring in your tablet, phone or other device and learn how to download apps, use eBooks and more!

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

 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Kids Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Parents are welcome, too!

Join us every other Saturday to learn fundamentals of Yoga and do fun activities with certified RYT instructor Carla Rodriguez.  A yoga mat is recommended but not required. 

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

Monday June 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Inventor's Lab--Wobble-Bots Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For students grades K-8. Kids under 2nd grade are recommended to have an adult with them.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 1:30 PM.

Become an electrical engineer, controlling electrical current and discovering the properties ofconductive materials. Apply your newly found discoveries to build a motorized contraption that can draw, buzz, light up or dance across the table. Note: Participants do not take home their projects.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday June 28, 2016 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.

May 24: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
June 28: Goodnight Mr. Tom by Magorian
July 26: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabriel Zeven
August 23: Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS by Joby Warrick
September 27: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

October 25: The Ex by Alafair Burke

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Inventor's Lab--Roller Coaster Engineers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For students grades K-8. Kids under 2nd grade are recommended to have an adult with them.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets will be handed out tarting at 1:30 PM.

Custom-make a table-top marble roller coaster! Kids and families will design and test their coasters to keep their marble on track through all their loops, twists and turns. Participants take home their projects.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM DIY Bounce Balls Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Today's Crafty Tuesdays presents DIY Bounce Balls! Learn how to make a ball that will bounce using basic household supplies!

For Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday June 29, 2016 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Inventor's Lab--Automata: Hand-Powered Machines Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

For students grades K-8. Kids under 2nd grade are recommended to have an adult with them.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 1:30 PM.

Choose a motion, make the cams, levers, and linkages to design and build a mechanical sculpture that you get to take home. Note: Participants take home their projects.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Thursday June 30, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Bobbin Lace: Make a Lace Owl Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Four sessions to choose from: June 22, June 30, July 6, July 20.

For ages 8 and up.  Limited to 6 kids per session.  Register in person or call 510-284-0677 starting on June 6, 2016.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday July 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Summer Family Movie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Take a break from the heat and join us for a showing of the Hayley Mills version of The Parent Trap. Let's get together, yeah, yeah, yeah! \

No registration necessary. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Monday July 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday July 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday July 6, 2016 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Bobbin Lace: Make a Lace Owl Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Four sessions to choose from: June 22, June 30, July 6, July 20.

For ages 8 and up.  Limited to 6 kids per session.  Register in person or call 510-284-0677 starting on June 6, 2016.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday July 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM StarLab Planettarium Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The stars are coming to Newark Library!

Come and enjoy a 15-minute show in Chabot Space and Science Center’s StarLab planetarium and explore astronomy and space.  For all ages.

Space is limited and a timed ticket is required to attend. Tickets will be handed out starting at 1:30 PM.

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 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
 

 
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 July 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Music and Movement Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. We'll use rhythm sticks, beanbags, scarves, and other items to move to the music and keep the beat! For ages 6 and under with parents/caregivers.


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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Petting Zoo and Family Fun Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for the fun with Petting Zoo, crafts and games for the entire family!

For ages 8 and up.  Limited to 6 kids per session.  Please email Chien-Chun Chang to register.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday July 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Kid Power Volunteers Needed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer volunteering opportunity for incoming 6th - 9th graders and high school students! 

Help with Summer Reading Game and special summer events.  It's fun, it's great, and you earn work experiences, too!

Sign-ups start May 2, 2016.  Submit your application as early as possible before all the spaces are taken. 

High school students may sign up to help with any summer events.  They can also be a Kid Power volunteer if there are still vacancies after May 23.  

To download the application, please click HERE.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Game ON! for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun afternoon of gaming! We have video games to share on our Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Wii! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Fun with Crafts: Perler Beads (Session 1) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Tow sessions are offered: 3:00-4:00 pm and 4:00-5:00 pm

Join the fun with Perler beads.  Make a cool figure and take it home.  Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

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 Fun with Perler Beads (Session 21) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Two sessions are offered: 3:00-4:00 pm and 4:00-5:00 pm

Join the fun with Perler beads!  Make a cool figure and take it home.  Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

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

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 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
   

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

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.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday July 12, 2016 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 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.

March 8: Delicious! by Ruth Reichl

April 12: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

May 10: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

June 14: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty

July 12: White Fang by Jack London 

August 9: The Blossom Street Brides by Debbie Macomber

September 13: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Design Your Own Board Game Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 7 and up. 

Make your own board game and share it with your family or friends.  You are also invited to bring it to share at National Night Out on August 2.

Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

Contact: Michelle Ng (510) 284-0680 or email mng@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

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday July 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 2th Wednesday of most months. 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Fun with Paper Loops Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 3 and up but kids under 6 must bring an adult friend to help.  Two sessions are offered: 3:00-4:00 pm and 4:00-5:00 pm

Join the fun with paper loops!  From flowers to animals to airplanes...the sky is the limit.  We prepare the materials and you bring imagination.  

Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

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 Fun with Paper Loops Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 3 and up but kids under 6 must bring an adult friend to help.  Two sessions are offered: 3:00-4:00 pm and 4:00-5:00 pm

Join the fun with paper loops!  From flowers to animals to airplanes...the sky is the limit.  We prepare the materials and you bring imagination.  

Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

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 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM All About Reptiles (Preschool-Age 7) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Presented by the Coyote Hills Regional Park.

What has scales or bony plates, lay soft-shelled eggs and is cold-blooded? Meet a real live snake, a tortoise and a lizard as we explore the world of the amazing reptiles.

Limited to 18 kids.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 1:00 PM for this session.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM All About Reptiles (Ages 8-12) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Presented by the Coyote Hills Regional Park.

What has scales or bony plates, lay soft-shelled eggs and is cold-blooded? Meet a real live snake, a tortoise and a lizard as we explore the world of the amazing reptiles.

Limited to 18 kids.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 PM for this session.

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 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
 

 
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 July 18, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday July 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Pillow Creatures Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Today's Crafty Tuesdays presents teaching artist Angie Wilson! Today, teens will be using sewing machines, cool fabrics and other supplies to create cool pillow creatures. 

For Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. Registration is required due to limited space. Contact becky to register. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday July 20, 2016 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: Adina Aguirre (510) 284-0685 or email aaguirre@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Bobbin Lace: Make a Lace Owl Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Four sessions to choose from: June 22, June 30, July 6, July 20.

For ages 8 and up.  Limited to 6 kids per session.  Register in person or call 510-284-0677 starting on June 6, 2016.

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
 

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@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: Michelle Ng (510) 248-0680 or email mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday July 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Chiquy Boom! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fabulously silly and musical magic show with Chiquy Boom!

Bilingual Spanish and English.

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Music for Minors II Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come and sing your heart out, play an instrument and move to the beat! Fun for preschool to 6th grade children and their families.
Join the musical fun with Music for Minors II,. the nonprofit music program keeping music in children's lives and classrooms since 1988.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday July 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Game ON! for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun afternoon of gaming! We have video games to share on our Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Wii! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM No-Bake Desserts Workshop for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  

Bring a smile and be prepared for a fun time with making something yummy to take home.  We will announce today's dessert once it's decided.

Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

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

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday July 26, 2016 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.

May 24: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
June 28: Goodnight Mr. Tom by Magorian
July 26: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabriel Zeven
August 23: Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS by Joby Warrick
September 27: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

October 25: The Ex by Alafair Burke

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM No-Bake Desserts Workshop for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  

Bring a smile and be prepared for a fun time with making something yummy to take home.  We will announce today's dessert once it's decided.

Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

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

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Wednesday July 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM No-Bake Desserts Workshop for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  

Bring a smile and be prepared for a fun time with making something yummy to take home.  We will announce today's dessert once it's decided.

Seats are limited.  A ticket is required to participate.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 2:30 pm.

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

Thursday July 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Baby Bounce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

Combining singing, reading, and playing, Baby Bounce is a great way to bond and learn with your baby. Meet and connect with families from the community. This program is designed for babies 0-16 months and who have strong neck control.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org   

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids Drama Camp: The Wizard of OZ Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us in a fun-filled acting camp for kids entering 5th through 7th grade to learn about:

  • Acting techniques and vocabulary
  • The process of directing and organizing a successful play
  • Games and activities that improve acting ability

Important Dates and Information

  • The camp begins on July 28th
  •  The camp ends on August 15th. There will be a 30 minute performance on this day
  •  Camp days are every Monday and Thursday from 1:30-3:30 pm.
  • Everyone will receive a suitable role
  • There will be a snack break in which students are welcome to eat snacks brought from home
  • The students are advised to wear comfortable clothing in which they act and dance in.

Registration is required and starts June 6, 2016.

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 The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: TBD

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Monday August 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids Drama Camp: The Wizard of OZ Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us in a fun-filled acting camp for kids entering 5th through 7th grade to learn about:

  • Acting techniques and vocabulary
  • The process of directing and organizing a successful play
  • Games and activities that improve acting ability

Important Dates and Information

  • The camp begins on July 28th
  •  The camp ends on August 15th. There will be a 30 minute performance on this day
  •  Camp days are every Monday and Thursday from 1:30-3:30 pm.
  • Everyone will receive a suitable role
  • There will be a snack break in which students are welcome to eat snacks brought from home
  • The students are advised to wear comfortable clothing in which they act and dance in.

Registration is required and starts June 6, 2016.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday August 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Game ON! for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun afternoon of gaming! We have video games to share on our Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Wii! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Wednesday August 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Thursday August 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids Drama Camp: The Wizard of OZ Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us in a fun-filled acting camp for kids entering 5th through 7th grade to learn about:

  • Acting techniques and vocabulary
  • The process of directing and organizing a successful play
  • Games and activities that improve acting ability

Important Dates and Information

  • The camp begins on July 28th
  •  The camp ends on August 15th. There will be a 30 minute performance on this day
  •  Camp days are every Monday and Thursday from 1:30-3:30 pm.
  • Everyone will receive a suitable role
  • There will be a snack break in which students are welcome to eat snacks brought from home
  • The students are advised to wear comfortable clothing in which they act and dance in.

Registration is required and starts June 6, 2016.

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 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 August 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Music and Movement Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. We'll use rhythm sticks, beanbags, scarves, and other items to move to the music and keep the beat! For ages 6 and under with parents/caregivers.


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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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Monday August 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids Drama Camp: The Wizard of OZ Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us in a fun-filled acting camp for kids entering 5th through 7th grade to learn about:

  • Acting techniques and vocabulary
  • The process of directing and organizing a successful play
  • Games and activities that improve acting ability

Important Dates and Information

  • The camp begins on July 28th
  •  The camp ends on August 15th. There will be a 30 minute performance on this day
  •  Camp days are every Monday and Thursday from 1:30-3:30 pm.
  • Everyone will receive a suitable role
  • There will be a snack break in which students are welcome to eat snacks brought from home
  • The students are advised to wear comfortable clothing in which they act and dance in.

Registration is required and starts June 6, 2016.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 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
   

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

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.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday August 9, 2016 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 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.

March 8: Delicious! by Ruth Reichl

April 12: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

May 10: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

June 14: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty

July 12: White Fang by Jack London 

August 9: The Blossom Street Brides by Debbie Macomber

September 13: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Origami Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Today's Crafty Tuesdays presents Origami. Use folding techniques to create lots of fun shapes or creatures! 

For Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

For more information contact Teen Librarian Becky Machetta @ 510-284-0682 or  Rmachetta@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 August 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 2th Wednesday of most months. 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 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Thursday August 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids Drama Camp: The Wizard of OZ Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us in a fun-filled acting camp for kids entering 5th through 7th grade to learn about:

  • Acting techniques and vocabulary
  • The process of directing and organizing a successful play
  • Games and activities that improve acting ability

Important Dates and Information

  • The camp begins on July 28th
  •  The camp ends on August 15th. There will be a 30 minute performance on this day
  •  Camp days are every Monday and Thursday from 1:30-3:30 pm.
  • Everyone will receive a suitable role
  • There will be a snack break in which students are welcome to eat snacks brought from home
  • The students are advised to wear comfortable clothing in which they act and dance in.

Registration is required and starts June 6, 2016.

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 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
 

Saturday August 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Gerald Joseph's Extraordinary Magic Show Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Prepare to be amazed by Gerald Joseph's mezmerizing feats of magic! 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Monday August 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids Drama Camp: The Wizard of OZ Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us in a fun-filled acting camp for kids entering 5th through 7th grade to learn about:

  • Acting techniques and vocabulary
  • The process of directing and organizing a successful play
  • Games and activities that improve acting ability

Important Dates and Information

  • The camp begins on July 28th
  •  The camp ends on August 15th. There will be a 30 minute performance on this day
  •  Camp days are every Monday and Thursday from 1:30-3:30 pm.
  • Everyone will receive a suitable role
  • There will be a snack break in which students are welcome to eat snacks brought from home
  • The students are advised to wear comfortable clothing in which they act and dance in.

Registration is required and starts June 6, 2016.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM The Wizard of OZ Production Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Presented by the members of Kids Drama Camp.

The kids at the Drama Camp have been learning and working for 3 three weeks and now it's their SHOW TIME!  Everyone is invited, join us!

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Anime Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for all things Anime! Anime club will be held in the teen area! 

This program is for Teens ages 12 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday August 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM 2017 Calendar Making Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Bring your interest of art and join us to make a 2017 calendar together! All the participants will receive a copy of the calendar for free. 

For ages 6-12. Space is limited. A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets will be handed out starting at 1:30 pm, child must be present to reserve the ticket.

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday August 17, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Get Board! Board Games for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't get bored over the summer, get board!  Drop into the library every wednesday during the summer from 2-4 PM for board games! Challenge your friends to a game of Apples 2 Apples, Jenga, Alibi, Forbidden Island, Tsuro, Monopoly, Blokus, and more! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - 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
 

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

Learn and practice interview skills with Shirley Calvert of the Tri-City One-Stop Career Center, Newark Ohlone Campus.  

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

Location: Newark Library 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: Michelle Ng (510) 248-0680 or email mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday August 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Newark Library League Book Sale Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Newark Library League Book Sales support the many wonderful Library programs and events for all ages. Sales includes our usual large selection of fiction and mystery books, many categories of nonfiction, and DVDs. Thousands of books will be for sale for a bargain! You will be glad you came! There will also be baked goods available for sale by the Newark Teen Advisory Group! 

For more information contact: Newark Library 510-284-0675


Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Tuesday August 23, 2016 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.

May 24: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
June 28: Goodnight Mr. Tom by Magorian
July 26: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabriel Zeven
August 23: Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS by Joby Warrick
September 27: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

October 25: The Ex by Alafair Burke

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Game ON! for Teens & Tweens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun afternoon of gaming! We have video games to share on our Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Wii! 

This program is for Teens & Tweens ages 9 and up. 

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

Thursday August 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: TBD

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday August 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Music and Movement Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. We'll use rhythm sticks, beanbags, scarves, and other items to move to the music and keep the beat! For ages 6 and under with parents/caregivers.


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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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Thursday September 1, 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 September 8, 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
 

Monday September 12, 2016 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
   

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

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.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday September 13, 2016 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 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.

March 8: Delicious! by Ruth Reichl

April 12: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

May 10: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

June 14: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty

July 12: White Fang by Jack London 

August 9: The Blossom Street Brides by Debbie Macomber

September 13: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

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

Location: Newark Library 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 September 14, 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 2th Wednesday of most months. 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 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
 

 
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: Michelle Ng (510) 248-0680 or email mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday September 22, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: TBD

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday September 27, 2016 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.

May 24: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
June 28: Goodnight Mr. Tom by Magorian
July 26: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabriel Zeven
August 23: Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS by Joby Warrick
September 27: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

October 25: The Ex by Alafair Burke

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

Thursday October 6, 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
 

Monday October 10, 2016 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
   

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

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.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Tuesday October 11, 2016 Go To Top
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 12, 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 2th Wednesday of most months. 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 October 13, 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 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
 

 
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: Michelle Ng (510) 248-0680 or email mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday October 25, 2016 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.

May 24: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
June 28: Goodnight Mr. Tom by Magorian
July 26: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabriel Zeven
August 23: Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS by Joby Warrick
September 27: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

October 25: The Ex by Alafair Burke

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

Thursday October 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: TBD

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday November 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
 

Tuesday November 8, 2016 Go To Top
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 9, 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 2th Wednesday of most months. 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 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
 

Monday November 14, 2016 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
   

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

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.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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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
 

 
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: Michelle Ng (510) 248-0680 or email mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday November 24, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: TBD

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday December 1, 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 December 8, 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
 

Monday December 12, 2016 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
   

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

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.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday December 13, 2016 Go To Top
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 14, 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 2th Wednesday of most months. 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 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
 

 
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: Michelle Ng (510) 248-0680 or email mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday December 22, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM The Page Turners: Teen Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for The Page Turners, Teen Book Blub at the Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Teen Librarian Becky on the 4th Thursday  of the month to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For TEENS in grades 7 and up. 

This month's book: TBD

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

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday January 5, 2017 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
 

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Thursday January 12, 2017 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 February 2, 2017 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 February 9, 2017 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 March 2, 2017 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 March 9, 2017 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 April 6, 2017 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 April 13, 2017 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 May 4, 2017 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 May 11, 2017 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 1, 2017 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 June 8, 2017 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
 

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