Newark Library Blog

Bob Kann, the Silly Man by Tracy
Friday, February 24, 2012, 11:44 am
Filed under: children, community, Events, Libraries, Newark

ImageAnother performer who seems to get us in the funny bone, Bob Kann, with a doctorate in Education. And this is how he teaches? Your cheeks will hurt with all the laughing you will do when you see him perform! Saturday, February 25 at 3 p.m. at the Newark Library.

Contact: Kat Blair (510) 795-2627 x 23 or email

Location: NEWARK BRANCH – Get Directions


iPhone & iPad Workshop by Kat Blair
Friday, February 17, 2012, 1:02 pm
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There’s still time!

2:30-4:30  Saturday, February 18, 2012 in our Meeting Room

Bring your iPhone and/or iPad to learn more about using smart phones and tablets. Topics include how to download and set up iTunes, notes, calendar, and addresses.

Registration is required.  Sign up in person at the Information Desk at Newark Library, call Barbara at (510) 795-2627 x20, or e-mail 

Card-making Class by Kat Blair
Thursday, February 9, 2012, 5:56 pm
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 12-1 p.m. on Friday, February 10

 All adults are invited to join us for this free spring cardmaking workshop. All supplies will be provided for the class. We will make three spring-themed cards (Valentine’s Day, Easter and a general theme – birthday,thank you, etc.) The program will take approximately one hour so please be there at the beginning of the class if you wish to make all three cards. There is no registration for this class – just drop in.

Contact: Mary Ayers (510) 745-1408 or email

Location: NEWARK BRANCH – Get Directions

You gotta have heart…miles and miles and miles of heart by Kat Blair
Wednesday, February 8, 2012, 11:53 am
Filed under: children, Events, Libraries, Newark

On Saturday, February 11th at 3 p.m. we will be getting ready for Valentine’s Day with an “I Love You” heart craft. Younger children will need an adult to help with cutting. No registration is necessary. Free children’s crafts are sponsored by the Newark Library League.

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