Calendar of Events

September 13, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: September 13, 2019 10:00 AM
End: September 13, 2019 11:00 AM

September 6, 2019

Mom’s Night Out Club

Join us at the Newport Cultural Center to learn about our book group especially for mothers, from newbies to veteran moms!
Come join the club as we read great books, enjoy stimulating discussions, and meet new friends!
For additional information please call the Cultural Center at 368-5074

Start: September 6, 2019 6:00 PM
End: September 6, 2019 7:30 PM

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: September 6, 2019 10:00 AM
End: September 6, 2019 11:00 AM

August 30, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: August 30, 2019 10:00 AM
End: August 30, 2019 11:00 AM

August 23, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: August 23, 2019 10:00 AM
End: August 23, 2019 11:00 AM

August 20, 2019

Aging Well with Technology Information Workshop

Aging Well with Technology Workshop

The National Digital Equity Center is pleased to offer a FREE Aging Well with Technology workshop. Participants will learn about the free Aging Well with Technology classes that will be offered

Connect through basic technology:

Introduction to Computers

Learning about Devices-

computer, laptop, tablet, ipad, kindle and phones

Video conferencing with Family & Friends

FaceTime, Google Hangout, Family & Friends

Email Programs – Outlook, Gmail

Protecting your digital presence: Internet Safety: 

Fraud & Scams

Protecting Your Online Presence

How to easily make a strong password

Use technology for better health and Get what you need online.

Videoconferencing (Telehealth) with your health care providers

Software apps to monitor health

Exercise, diet, monitoring blood sugar, blood pressure, weight, medication reminders, using Fitbits, Apple Watch, etc. & connecting with Bluetooth.

Hippa Compliance-protecting your health data

Getting What You Need Online:

Social Media, Facebook and Twitter

Online newspapers, magazines, e-books

Identifying fake news

Online games – puzzles, brain teasers, etc…

Accessing TV & Phone service online

The Maine Digital Inclusion The initiative is a program of the National Digital Equity Center committed to closing the digital divide in rural Maine.  Our AmeriCorps Members are trained Digital Literacy Instructors who will be providing a FREE Aging Well with Technology workshops. Come to learn more at The Newport Cultural Center on July 23rd from 10 to 11 a.m.

 

If you are interested in joining the workshop, please call the Newport Cultural Center at 368-5074 or the National Digital Equity Center at 207-259-5010 or email newportculturalcenter.org or info@digitalequitycenter.org.

 

Start: August 20, 2019 10:00 AM
End: August 20, 2019 11:00 AM

August 16, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: August 16, 2019 10:00 AM
End: August 16, 2019 11:00 AM

August 14, 2019

Reading Rally

Join us for our end of the summer reading program. Opportunity for summer reading participants to spend their “coins” at our end of the summer carnival.

Start: August 14, 2019 1:00 PM
End: August 14, 2019 3:00 PM

August 9, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: August 9, 2019 10:00 AM
End: August 9, 2019 11:00 AM

August 6, 2019

Book Club: Pilgrim Progress

with Gina Gilley

 

Children will have the opportunity to join in on the fun as they read the story Pilgrim Progress by John Bunyan. Each day they will hear the adventures in the book, have a correlating Bible story, craft, song time and snack.

Start: August 6, 2019 10:00 AM
End: August 9, 2019 12:30 PM

Contact Information:

154 Main Street
Newport, ME 04953
Library circulation desk:
(207) 368-5074

jelwell@newport.lib.me.us

historical inquires - history1215@yahoo.com

Hours:

Tuesday-Friday, 9:30-5:30
Closed Saturdays for the month of August.
Closed Sunday & Monday

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