Contact Information

During business hours call: (641) 792.4108

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Newton Public Library
100 N 3rd Ave W
P.O. Box 746
Newton, IA 50208

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Driving Directions

Get mapquest directions or read our directions:

  • If you are coming to Newton on I-80, there are two exits for Newton
  • Take exit 164, the westernmost exit
  • Go north on U.S. Highway 6 / Iowa Highway 14
  • Go straight at the stoplight (South 12th Avenue)
  • At the four-way stop sign and flashing red lights, turn east following U.S. Highway 6, which is also 1st Avenue West. Don't follow Iowa Highway 14 north out of town
  • Continue on 1st Avenue West to West 2nd Street. You will be at the southwest corner of the square with the Jasper County Courthouse
  • Turn north on West 2nd Street. Go two blocks to North 3rd Avenue West. Taking up the entire block northeast of this intersection you will see a building with a roof as blue as a summer sky. That's the library. Sir Rustolot, our dragon, is there on the lawn to greet you
  • There is free parking in the lot on the west side of the library and on the streets surrounding the library