LEGO Time at the Library
1 to 2:30 p.m. Monday — Kids in grades K-6 are invited to a LEGO afternoon at the library. LEGOs will be provided, please do not bring your own. Children ages 10 and under will need a parent or adult guardian to remain in the library during the program. No registration required.
Yoga at the Library
6 p.m. Monday — Certified yoga instructor, Meghan Davis leads a gentle, introductory yoga class for adults. No experience necessary. Attendees may bring a yoga mat or towel, if they like. This class is free to attend and sponsored by the Newton YMCA. Call the library at 641-792-4108 to reserve your spot.
Mobile Device Workshop
with U.S. Cellular
3 p.m. Jan. 17 — Do you have questions about your phone or mobile device? Here’s your opportunity to ask an expert. Join Premier Locations U.S. Cellular for a drop-in workshop on using your mobile device. This program is free to attend and is open to the public. Attendees do no need to be U.S. Cellular customers to attend. U.S. Cellular products and services will not be available for sale at this event.
Coffee with the Mayor
9 to 11 a.m. Jan. 19 —Newton Mayor Michael L. Hansen will host a Coffee with the Mayor the third Saturday of each month from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Newton Public Library. This is an opportunity for the Mayor to meet with residents, hear their concerns, and connect with the citizens of Newton. All residents are invited to attend.
Teen Bullet Journals
6 p.m. Jan. 21 — Learn how to bullet journal. Teens in grades 9-12 are invited to join youth services librarian, Phyllis Peter, to learn how to start their own bullet journal. All materials will be provided, but attendees may bring a favorite pen or their own bullet journal, if they already have one started. Call 641-792-4108 to register.
New Teen Book Club
6 p.m. Jan. 22 — Our new Teen Book Club kicks off Jan. 22. Stop by the library information desk to pick up your copy of our first book “Everything Everything” by Nicola Yoon. The group will select the following books at the book club meeting. Grades 9-12.
10:30 a.m. Jan. 23 — Do you want to practice your English skills? Looking to meet new people in your community? Join community members and English language learners to enjoy light refreshments and conversation. Activities are provided to prompt and encourage conversation. No registration required.