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Newstead Public Library July & August Events              (Go to the Library Link)

Call 542 -2327 to attend programs.

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      Summer Hours               

Monday            10am – 8 pm

Tuesday           10 am – 6 pm

Wednesday       10 am – 8 pm

Thursday          Closed

Friday               10 am – 5 pm

Saturday          Closed


 Library Display Case – Courtesy of David Freeman of Akron, NY

This year marks the centennial  of the beginning of WWI, “The War to end all Wars.”  David has displayed many items including a Prussian Picklehaube sword and hat and a reproduction of a British gasmask.  Stop by to view and learn!

 Independent Summer Reading for ages 3-12

Stop in the library for your Summer Reading Log.  Keep track of minutes read over the summer and earn prizes!!    

 Read Down Your Fines!

If you are 16 and under and have fines on your library card, you can Read Down Your Fines this summer in the library.  Stop by for details.


Looking to play mahjong?  Would you like to learn?

All are welcome!

Monday’s from 6 – 8 pm

 July 28, August 4, 11 , 18 and 25

 Girls Teen Group

For Girls ages 12 – 16

Wednesday, July 30 @ 6:30 pm – Zumba Fun!

Wear comfy clothes and sneakers

 Wondermakers : Science is a Blast!!

All ages storytelling and entertaining!

Tuesday, August 5 @ 2:00 pm

 Peace, Love Yarn

Join our group of friends to knit and crochet for local charities

Wednesday, August 6 @ 2:00 pm

 Planetarium Visit

Walk inside a Planetarium in the Newstead Public Library!  View stars and planets.

Tuesday, August 12 @ 2:00 pm

Ages 8 and up

Registration limited!!!

 Charlie & Checkers

All ages magic and entertainment show.

Wednesday, August 13 @ 6:30 pm

 Mike Randall – Fizz, Boom, READ!

Enjoy the magical, fun puppetry of Mike Randall.

All Ages

Wednesday, August 20 @ 6:30 pm

Genealogy Group

Meet with Town Historian, Nancy Eckerson.

Wednesday, August 20 @ 6-8pm

Newstead Cultural Center

 Family Movie Friday

Friday, August 22 @ 1:00 pm