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Composting for Beginners – July 20 @ 7 PM

Composting for BeginnersPresented by Heather Guidice of Kona CompostJuly 20 at 7 pmNewtown Library Company Join us at the Newtown Library Company for the first installment of our Gardening Program! Heather Guidice of Kona Compost will teach us how to start composting. Use compost to enrich your garden and reduce food waste at the same… Continue reading Composting for Beginners – July 20 @ 7 PM

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Kick Off PorchFest at the NLC – June 25 @ 7 PM

A Newtown tradition since 2000 Where: Newtown Library CompanyWhen: June 25, 2021 @ 7PM The library is thrilled to be hosting PorchFest! Join us for this Newtown Borough tradition, a gathering of friends and family in our wonderful community. Each Friday in the summer, a different neighbor hosts from their porch. Bring your own beverages,… Continue reading Kick Off PorchFest at the NLC – June 25 @ 7 PM

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5K on Market Day – Saturday, October 2

It was a beautiful day at the 5K on Market Day! The NLC board expresses our sincere thanks to our sponsors and we encourage our membership and community to patronize them whenever possible. We would also like to recognize Greenhouse Developers for supplying water for the event, Picollo Trattoria for supplying the prize winner gift… Continue reading 5K on Market Day – Saturday, October 2

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May 22-23: The Newtown Scavenger Hunt – A Fun-Filled Weekend for All Ages!

Thank you to all of our participants and especially to our wonderful volunteers who donated their time to make our new scavenger hunt a success! Stay tuned for the next scavenger hunt! Enjoy this outdoor scavenger hunt that will take you on an adventure through Newtown Borough! Team up with friends and family to find and… Continue reading May 22-23: The Newtown Scavenger Hunt – A Fun-Filled Weekend for All Ages!

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National Library Week 2020 Activities

Celebrate National Library Week while maintaining social distancing! Virtual Storytime for Children We are looking forward to the day we can reopen, but in the meantime, here are links to our virtual StoryTime. Our beloved local authors will bring their stories right to your home. Jennifer Hansen Rolli reads her three books, with corresponding coloring… Continue reading National Library Week 2020 Activities

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Penn Chair Travel Series: Holland

Newtown Library Company's Penn Chair Travel Series presents: Irene & Art Rodgers and Holland Where: Newtown Library Company When: Friday, May 1, 2020 @ 7PM Postponed until further notice Who: Irene and Art Rodgers Join Irene and Art Rodgers as they take us on a tour of Holland in its beautiful tulip season! Refreshments will… Continue reading Penn Chair Travel Series: Holland

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Penn Chair Travel Series: Sites of the Titanic

Newtown Library Company's Penn Chair Travel Series presents: Tom Lynskey and the Sites of the Titanic Where: Newtown Library Company When: Thursday, March 5, 2020 @ 7PM Who: Tom Lynskey Join Tom Lynskey as he takes us on a tour of sites significant to the Titanic. As he prepared a historical video game project to… Continue reading Penn Chair Travel Series: Sites of the Titanic

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Penn Chair Travel Series: Cuba

Newtown Library Company's Penn Chair Travel Series  presents: Irene and Arthur Rodgers & Cuba Where: Newtown Library Company When: Friday, January 3, 2019 @ 7PM Who: Irene and Arthur Rodgers Join the Rodgers as they take us on a trip through Cuba! Refreshments will be served. A good will donation is suggested to cover the… Continue reading Penn Chair Travel Series: Cuba

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Poetry Night: No River Twice

Who: No River Twice When: Friday, November 15, 2019 at 7:30PM Where: The Newtown Library Company, 114 E. Centre Ave. Newtown, PA Bring a friend and a poem for the open mic! From No River Twice's website: No River Twice is a multi-vocal, improvisational poetry reading and collaboration in which audience and poets interact to decide the direction… Continue reading Poetry Night: No River Twice