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Nov 06

State Historical Society of Iowa Awards $44,500 Grant to Newton Historic Preservation Commission

Posted to Economic Development Spotlights by Danielle Rogers

The Newton Historic Preservation Commission will use a $44,500 grant to preserve the Jasper County Courthouse clockwork by restoring the Seth Thomas-designed tower clock and returning its bell to working order. 

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Feb 06

Get to Know Nicole Lindstrom

Posted to Get to Know Newton by Danielle Rogers

In this quarter's Get to Know Newton magazine, we profile Library Director Nicole Lindstrom. Nicole Lindstrom has been the Newton Public Library Director since January 2016. She worked as the Public Services Librarian for 3 years before being named Director. 

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May 18

Summer Reading Program

Posted to Library News by Rebecca Klein

Summer is finally here and the Library is offering reading programs and exciting events for all ages! The Summer Reading program begins on Monday, June 4th, from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at our kick-off picnic. This is the first opportunity to pick up reading logs and register for events.

Be sure to check out our website for details on programs for childrenteens, and adults.