Upcoming Events

December 11, 2019

HPC Workshop

The Historical Preservation Committee members volunteer their time to help preserve Newport’s historical collection. Our work projects may vary, but currently we are working on the following.

 

Inventorying artifacts: documenting items and recording into our Past Perfect software program.
Inventorying photographs: identifying, documenting, recording and preserving in our collection.
Processing incoming donations.
Changing exhibits quarterly.
If you have any questions, please contact the Historical Preservation Committee at

ncchistorical@gmail.com.

 

Start: December 11, 2019 3:00 PM
End: December 11, 2019 5:00 PM

December 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: December 13, 2019 10:00 AM
End: December 13, 2019 11:00 AM

Christmas Concert

Join us as we celebrate the Christmas season with a Christmas concert. Is there anything more festive than getting together with family and friends and enjoying an evening of traditional Christmas carols? Christmas cookies and other refreshments will be served. This event is FREE and open to the public.
Start: December 13, 2019 6:00 PM
End: December 13, 2019 7:00 PM

December 14, 2019

Newport Cultural Center’s Historical Preservation Committe

Become a part of Newport’s History – join the Newport Cultural Center’s Historical Preservation Committee.  For more information please call the Cultural Center at 368-5074

Start: December 14, 2019 10:00 AM
End: December 14, 2019 11:00 AM

Holiday Craft Making for Children

Join us for a morning of holiday fun! Come and make some fun holiday crafts and create a yummy gingerbread man! Enjoy making a yummy cookie, choosing from a wide assortment of candy toppings and icing to decorate your own gingerbread man. All supplies provided–free and open to the public.

 

Start: December 14, 2019 10:00 AM
End: December 14, 2019 11:00 AM

December 18, 2019

HPC Workshop

The Historical Preservation Committee members volunteer their time to help preserve Newport’s historical collection.  Our work projects may vary, but currently we are working on the following.

 

  •  Inventorying artifacts:  documenting items and recording into our Past Perfect software program.
  • Inventorying photographs:  identifying, documenting, recording and preserving in our collection.
  • Processing incoming donations.
  • Changing exhibits quarterly.

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Historical Preservation Committee at

ncchistorical@gmail.com.

 

Start: December 18, 2019 3:00 PM
End: December 18, 2019 5:00 PM

December 19, 2019

Play and Learn Play Group

An opportunity for young children to play and learn with their parents, caregivers and other children.

3rd Thursday of every month with Melanie from Family Matters.

Start: December 19, 2019 10:00 AM
End: December 19, 2019 11:00 AM

Lego Club

This is an open opportunity for kids to get creative and build anything they choose.

The library will provide the Legos, while the kids provide the imagination!

Start: December 19, 2019 3:30 PM
End: December 19, 2019 4:30 PM

December 20, 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: December 20, 2019 10:00 AM
End: December 20, 2019 11:00 AM

Polar Express Party

The last holiday event of the season at the NCC will be the annual Polar Express Party.  December 2oth, beginning at 6:00pm, children will enjoy music, snacks, and of course, a reading of the holiday classic, The Polar Express, by Chris Van Allsburg. Children are invited to come in their pajamas to enjoy  this Newport Cultural Center tradition.

Start: December 20, 2019 6:00 PM
End: December 20, 2019 8:00 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
Saturday - 9:30-1:30
Closed Sunday & Monday

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