Get to Know Local Holiday Events

By |November 6th, 2017|

Get to know Newton this holiday season by checking out these holiday events happening in Newton.

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10 Unexpected Library Services

By |September 18th, 2017|

You already know about the selection of books, movies, and music available at the Newton Public Library, but you might be surprised to learn what else the library has to offer. We’ve compiled a list of the top ten unexpected services that you can access with your library card.

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How You Can Help – Hurricane Relief Efforts

By |September 3rd, 2017|

A short list of how you can help those who have been displaced or affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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Stop by Westwood Golf Course this Summer!

By |August 8th, 2017|

Westwood Golf Course strives to provide you an exceptional golfing experience. From the rolling hills on the front nine to the challenging holes associated with the back nine, you are sure to find Westwood a fun and exciting course to play!

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Eight Things to Know Before Heading to Iowa Speedway

By |June 19th, 2017|

Newton is home to Iowa Speedway and the race weekends are just around the corner. We have eight tips for anyone who is planning to attend their first, or 25th, race.

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Mural Restoration for Four Downtown Murals

By |June 4th, 2017|

The Newton Main Street program is taking a project of restoring four major murals in the downtown area. This projects consists of cleaning and repainting the American Flag mural on the side of the VFW 1655 post building, the Welcome To Newton mural on the side of the E-Clips building, the Historic Building mural on […]

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Summer Reading Program | Building a Better World

By |April 20th, 2017|

The Newton Public Library has another great summer planned for children and teens this summer. The theme of this summer is “Building a Better World” – from building blocks to community service projects! All children and teens who bring canned goods for the local food pantry to the kickoff picnic will be entered into a […]

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Lowe & Unsworth Named YP of the Year Award Winners

By |February 10th, 2017|

Juice and the Young Professionals Connection announced the winners of the 2016 YP of the Year Awards on Thursday, Febraury 9, 2017. Two Newton Young Professionals, Jessica Lowe and Nathan Unsworth, came home with YP16 awards.

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

By |January 10th, 2017|

Earlier this year, the Newton Public Library launched a new program, “1000 Books Before Kindergarten”. It is a nationwide program in which many public libraries are participating. The program’s purpose is to encourage parents and caretakers to make daily reading with their child a habit.

Research shows that the most reliable predictor of school success is […]

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