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Newstead Public Library August  Events

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            Summer Hours

            Monday            10 am – 8 pm

            Tuesday           10 am – 6 pm

            Wednesday       10 am – 8pm

            Thursday          Closed

            Friday               10 am – 5 pm

            Saturday          Closed


July Display

Letters Home – Read letters that Philip Asmus of company “C” 8th New York Cavalry wrote home – dated November 23, 1861 – June 27, 1865


Children’s Summer Basket Raffle!

Earn chances to win 4 fantastic reading baskets, donated by our library friend, Meg Long!!

Read  Aloud 15 minutes.  Every child.  Every parent.  Every day. It’s that easy. Visit the Newstead Public Library or to pick out your next read!

Every hero has a Story – Summer Reading Log

Pick up your summer reading log starting June 15th.  Read for prizes all summer long!


Read Down Your Fines! Starts June 6

Children ages 16 and under can read down their fines in the library this summer.


Looking to play Mahjong?  Would you like to learn?

All are welcome!

Monday’s from 1 - 4 pm

 August 3,10, 17, 24, 31


Super Hero Training Camp

Develop your Superhero powers with brain games, feats of skill and other superhero activities!

Ages 6 -10

Monday, August 3 @ 6:30 pm


Read Like a Hero with Mike Randall and Friends

Puppets, Magic and lots of FUN!!!

Wednesday, August 5 @ 6:30 pm

All Age Show!        


Create a Flying UFO

Read about UFO’s and create your own!

Ages 6-12

Tuesday, August 11 @ 2pm


Lunch & Learn

Bring your lunch to the library and enjoy a documentary showing the joys of organic cooking by Zen Buddhist priest, Edward Espe Brown.

Wednesday, August 12 @ Noon


Genealogy Group

Share research ideas!

Wednesday, August 12 @ 6 pm


 Gravitational Bull

Comedy Juggling Show with Dave & Kyle Fultz

All Ages Entertainment

Wednesday, August 19 @ 6:30 pm


Superhero Movie Marathon

Join us for an movie marathon of the Man of Steel, a Super Dog and  more!!

Sows begin at 11 am and run all day.  Call the library for exact movie titles.

Wednesday, August 26 beginning at 11 am.

All movies are rated PG.