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TW@YL [July30-Aug6]

This Week

Our Summer Reading Program is in the homestretch, so don’t miss out this week! Get in on the Drum Circle with Hickory Music Factory, Movie Matinees, special reading programs, and an end of summer rock concert for the whole family! MAIN (Newton) Genealogy for Lineage Societies Saturday, July 30 at 10:00 Join Tammy Wilson for […]

End of Summer Family Concert at Community Garde...

Big Bang Boom

We are inviting all ages to a family friendly end of Summer Rock Concert on Thursday, August 4th at 6:30 pm at the Main Library in Newton.  Bring a picnic and chairs to the community reading garden for an evening of music and fun with Big Bang Boom! Established in 2007 out of Greensboro, North […]

Silent Reading Party

silent reading party

Hey moms— do you ever feel like you never have alone time to read? Silly question, right? We want to give you that. Bring your kids to the Stretch-n-Grow Storytime at the Main Library in Newton on Wednesday, August 3 at 10am and then you can go read in a quiet and peaceful spot that […]

Home School Forum at Southwest

Home School

Are you thinking about home schooling your family but feeling overwhelmed with all the details? Maybe you have already started and would like to hear from others with more experience. The SHARE Home School Group will be leading a helpful forum to equip you and your family on Friday, August 5 at 2 pm at […]

Movie Matinees at the Library


It’s always fun to catch a movie matinee. Why not do it at the library? Here’s what’s coming up the first week in August… MAIN (NEWTON) Monday Movie Matinee: “Goosebumps” (PG) Monday, August 1  at 3 pm A teenager teams up with the daughter of young adult horror author R. L. Stine after the writer’s […]

Hickory Music Factory: Drum Circle

HMF_Drum Circle

We continue our partnership with the Hickory Music Factory this summer as they bring the “Drum Circle” to all 7 of our locations! HMF instructors have experience in teaching African drumming and leading “drum circles” for schools, organizations and workshops. Community drum circles are informal gatherings of people who meet for the purpose of playing drums together. They often take place in public […]

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