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Posted on: March 18, 2019

What’s New with Libby?

Books

The Libby eBooks & audiobooks app was recently updated to make your digital library faster and easier to use than ever before. Enhancements include:

  • Easy-to-customize lending periods: You can still choose your own default lending periods for the digita...
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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Adventure Passes Available!

Check Out an Adventure Pass

The new Adventure Pass program funded by the Friends of the Newton Public Library is now available! The program, called Adventure Pass, provides free general admission to the Science Center of Iowa, the Blank Park Zoo and the Greater Des Moines Botanical ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Have You Read 1000 Books?

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

The 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program is an ongoing program at the Newton Public Library designed to encourage parents to read every day with their child. Studies show that being read to every day is the single biggest predictor of later success in s...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Check Out an Adventure Pass

Check Out an Adventure Pass

With your Newton Public Library card you can now check out an Adventure Pass! Adventure Pass, provides free general admission to the Science Center of Iowa, the Blank Park Zoo and the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden.

Newton Public Library cardholders a...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Tax Forms Available at the Library

Tax Forms Available at the Library

Tax forms are now available at the Library! We currently have the redesigned Federal 1040 forms that come in a packet with schedules 1-6. Quantities are very limited.

Please note, we do not receive state forms or additional federal forms, but you may prin...

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