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  1. Calendar Overlay Board, Commission and City Events (5)
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  3. Calendar Overlay Library Calendar (21)
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Board, Commission and City Events

  1. Building Trades Board Meeting

    February 10, 2023, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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  2. Newton Downtown SSMID Quarterly Meeting

    February 14, 2023, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

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  3. Park Board Meeting

    February 15, 2023, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM

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  4. City Council Meeting

    February 20, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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  5. Library Board of Trustees Meeting

    February 23, 2023, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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    Newton Public Library

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Community Calendar

  1. Retail Reboot: Rethinking Retail in a "Phygital" World Workshop

    February 8, 2023, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

    Join Newton Main Street and Newton Development Corporation at the Newton Main Street Office will host a "watch party" of the Greater Des Moines Partnership event on the future of retail followed by a local discussion of the topics covered. Coffee and breakfast snacks will be provided.

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  2. United Way of Jasper County's Coffee With a Cause

    February 9, 2023, 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
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    Park Centre

    United Way of Jasper County's Coffee With a Cause is FREE and open to the public who want to learn more about non-profits and help make a difference in the community. Special thank you to Park Centre for being our site and coffee host.

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  3. Alta House Event Center's Third Annual Valentine's Day Soiree

    February 11, 2023, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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    Alta House Event Center

    Come enjoy a Valentine's Day Soirée full of murder, mystery — and matrimony! Valentine's Day themed murder mystery dinner theater event in Newton, IA. Ticket includes appetizer, entrée, sides, dessert and two drinks. All guests receive a complimentary Piper's Candy Box or a bottle of wine. Each ticket holder please choose one entree at the time of purchase (see ticket website). Deadline for registration is Feb 8, 2023, at 8pm.

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  4. Newton Community School District Board of Directors Meeting

    February 13, 2023, 6:30 PM

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  5. Jasper County Board of Supervisors Meeting

    February 14, 2023, 9:30 AM
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    Jasper County Courthouse

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  6. Jasper County Board of Supervisors Meeting

    February 21, 2023, 9:30 AM
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    Jasper County Courthouse

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  7. Newton Community School District Board of Directors Meeting

    February 27, 2023, 6:30 PM

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  8. Jasper County Board of Supervisors Meeting

    February 28, 2023, 9:30 AM
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    Jasper County Courthouse

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Library Calendar

  1. February Monthly Mystery Bag

    February 1, 2023, 9:00 AM - February 18, 2023, 1:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Wondering what to read next? Check out our FREE monthly mystery bags for adults! Mystery bags have a different theme every month and contain a surprise selection of 4-5 books and an adult craft. Return the books when you're done with them - keep the craft! Ages 18+ Please direct message the library on Facebook or call 641-792-4108 to register.

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  2. Sit 'n Stitch

    February 8, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    Enjoy a cup of coffee, tea, or bring your own beverage, while working on your current stitching project. Stitchers of all experience levels are welcome! This is an open forum for crafters to share their projects, ask other stitchers for assistance or troubleshooting, and enjoy crafting company. This event will be held in the library meeting room. No registration required.

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  3. Just for Job-Seekers: Resume and Tech Support at the Newton Public Library

    February 8, 2023, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Work on your resume, edit your cover letter, or complete an online application during our job-seeker support hours. Our Public Services Librarian will provide dedicated support for job-seekers on most Wednesday afternoons. Please contact Public Services Librarian, Becca Klein at 641-792-4108 to schedule your appointment.

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  4. STEM Storytime at the Library

    February 9, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    The Newton Public Library is offering five special storytimes for children ages 3-5. The storytimes are STEM (science, technology, engineering, & math) themed, with materials received from the Iowa Governor's STEM Scale-Up program. Please register for each session by calling the library at 641-792-4108, or stop by the library to sign up. You may attend one or all of the sessions.

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  5. Borrow a Librarian: Drop-In Photo Digitizing

    February 13, 2023, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    Now is the perfect time to start scanning those old family photos! Drop-in on the second Monday morning of the month to learn about our Memory Lab Digitization Equipment and have our Public Services Librarian scan your photos. Attendees may bring up to 15 photos per visit and a flash drive to store their scans on. Questions? Contact Becca Klein at 641-792-4108 or rklein@newton.lib.ia.us. The Newton Public Library Memory Lab is made possible through the generosity of the Jasper Community Foundation.

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  6. Baby Storytime

    February 13, 2023, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    Storytime for newborns to 18 months with their caregiver. The storytime will run about 15 minutes and include an open playtime at the end.

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  7. Blues Under the Blue Roof: Matt Woods

    February 13, 2023, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Join musician, Matt Woods for a live blues music concert at the library! This event is free to attend and will be held inside the library meeting room. Music lovers of all ages are welcome to attend. This program is sponsored by the Arts Connection, South Skunk Blues Society, and the Newton Public Library Foundation.

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  8. Toddler Storytime

    February 14, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    In-person storytime for children ages 18 to 36 months with a caregiver. Storytime will last for 20 minutes with a simple craft following. Siblings are welcome to attend. Questions? Please contact Phyllis Peter at 641-792-4108.

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  9. Just for Job-Seekers: Resume and Tech Support at the Newton Public Library

    February 15, 2023, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Work on your resume, edit your cover letter, or complete an online application during our job-seeker support hours. Our Public Services Librarian will provide dedicated support for job-seekers on most Wednesday afternoons. Please contact Public Services Librarian, Becca Klein at 641-792-4108 to schedule your appointment.

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  10. STEM Storytime at the Library

    February 16, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    The Newton Public Library is offering five special storytimes for children ages 3-5. The storytimes are STEM (science, technology, engineering, & math) themed, with materials received from the Iowa Governor's STEM Scale-Up program. Please register for each session by calling the library at 641-792-4108, or stop by the library to sign up. You may attend one or all of the sessions.

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  11. B.Y.O.B. Book Club

    February 16, 2023, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Join our NEW afternoon book club for adults! Everyone chooses their own book to read based on a monthly theme. Come and talk about your book! It's like a potluck of books... You may learn of a new title you want to read next! The February theme is "Romance".

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  12. Teen Board Game Club

    February 16, 2023, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Join us for teen board game club at the library! Learn to play games like Catan, Ticket to Ride, Carcassonne, and Forbidden Island. New games will be introduced at each meeting. New and expert players welcome. No registration required.

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  13. Teen Board Game Club

    February 16, 2023, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Join us for teen board game club at the library! Learn to play games like Catan, Ticket to Ride, Carcassonne, and Forbidden Island. New games will be introduced at each meeting. New and expert players welcome. No registration required.

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  14. Newton Public Library Tiny Art Show

    February 20, 2023, 9:00 AM - February 27, 2023, 5:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Display your artistic talents and support the library at our Tiny Art Show & Fundraiser Silent Auction! Pick up a 4"x4" canvas at the library with a $1.00 deposit, and create a mini masterpiece at home. Return your completed canvas no later than February 15th to have your deposit returned and be included in our Tiny Art Show & Fundraiser Silent Auction. Art will be on display inside the library February 20 - 27. All submitted art will be included in our Fundraiser Silent Auction on February 27th, with proceeds going towards funding a new library roof. Submissions should be family-friendly. All ages and abilities are welcome to participate! Dates to Remember: January 3 Canvases available for pick up (while supplies last!) February 15 Last Day to Return Completed Canvases February 20 - 27 Tiny Art Show Viewing Monday, February 27, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Tiny Art Auction

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  15. Baby Storytime

    February 20, 2023, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    Storytime for newborns to 18 months with their caregiver. The storytime will run about 15 minutes and include an open playtime at the end.

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  16. Toddler Storytime

    February 21, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    In-person storytime for children ages 18 to 36 months with a caregiver. Storytime will last for 20 minutes with a simple craft following. Siblings are welcome to attend. Questions? Please contact Phyllis Peter at 641-792-4108.

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  17. Just for Job-Seekers: Resume and Tech Support at the Newton Public Library

    February 22, 2023, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    Newton Public Library

    Work on your resume, edit your cover letter, or complete an online application during our job-seeker support hours. Our Public Services Librarian will provide dedicated support for job-seekers on most Wednesday afternoons. Please contact Public Services Librarian, Becca Klein at 641-792-4108 to schedule your appointment.

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  18. Preschool Storytime

    February 23, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for Preschool Storytime on Thursday mornings. Storytime includes books, music, and a simple craft. Siblings are welcome to attend. No registration required.

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  19. Baby Storytime

    February 27, 2023, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    Storytime for newborns to 18 months with their caregiver. The storytime will run about 15 minutes and include an open playtime at the end.

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  20. Tiny Art Show Silent Auction

    February 27, 2023, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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    Newton-Public Library

    Take home some amazing new art while supporting your library! Enjoy snacks and baked goodies, courtesy of the Friends of the Library, while bidding on your favorite miniature masterpieces at our fundraiser silent auction. Cash & check accepted. Proceeds from the auction go towards replacing the library roof!

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  21. Toddler Storytime

    February 28, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Newton Public Library

    In-person storytime for children ages 18 to 36 months with a caregiver. Storytime will last for 20 minutes with a simple craft following. Siblings are welcome to attend. Questions? Please contact Phyllis Peter at 641-792-4108.

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Parks & Recreation Calendar

  1. Teen Art Camp

    February 28, 2023, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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    Centre for Arts & Artists

    The City of Newton’s Community Services Department | Parks & Rec and Centre for the Arts & Artists are inviting teens age 12 - 16 to create your own masterpieces! Artists get 3 days in creating their masterpieces of their choice of media of either drawing or painting followed by an art gallery open for the public to see their creations. Artists are strongly encouraged to attend the art gallery! This is a good experience to get a taste of what an art gallery is like and to hear feedback on their works.

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