Newport Public Library

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Address:

35 NW. Nye St

Newport, OR 97365

Contact Info:

541-265-2153

Hours:

Mon-Wed 10am-9pm

Thu-Sat 10am-6pm

Sun 12-5pm

Place Description:

Newport Public Library serves the Newport area (which includes South Beach, Agate Beach, and Newport proper) and offers numerous services and programs, including toddler and preschool story times, computer classes for adults, monthly reading circle, the Literary Flicks series of monthly film screenings, and online access to its holdings databases. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

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Upcoming Events in Newport Public Library

  • Poet Doug Stone

    October 28th, 2017 to October 28th, 2017

    Albany poet Doug Stone's book, The Season of Distress and Clarity, was published this year by Finishing Line Press. His poems have appeared in Fireweed, The Portland Review, The Oregonian, Cloudbank, Fault Lines, Riven Poetry Journal, and the anthology, A Ritual To Read Together: Poems in Conversation with William Stafford. Stone won the Oregon Poetry Association’s Fall 2016 Poet’s Choice Award.

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  • Author Langdon Cook

    November 1st, 2017 to November 1st, 2017

    Langdon Cook is the author of The Mushroom Hunters: On the Trail of an Underground America, winner of the 2014 Pacific Northwest Book Award and described by The Wall Street Journal as a “rollicking narrative…delivering vivid and cinematic scenes on every page.” Cook’s newest book is Upstream: Searching for Wild Salmon, from River to Table.

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  • Literary Flicks - About Schmidt

    November 14th, 2017 to November 14th, 2017

    About Schmidt is a 2002 film loosely based on the 1996 novel by Louis Begley. Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson) has led a safe, predictable life working as an actuary with Woodmen of the World. After he retires, he is forced to take a hard look at his wife, his life and his relationship with his estranged daughter. An often hilarious series of events follow as Schmidt embarks on an unpredictable RV journey to attend his daughter's wedding in Denver, where he meets her future mother-in-law Roberta (Kathy Bates).

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  • Literary Flicks - The Jungle Book

    December 12nd, 2017 to December 12nd, 2017

    The Jungle Book is a 2016 film based on the works of Rudyard Kipling and the animated Disney film. The Jungle Book tells the story of Mowgli, an orphaned “man cub” who is rescued by Baheera, a black panther, and raised by a pack of wolves.

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  • Literary Flicks - The Age of Innocence

    January 9th, 2018 to January 9th, 2018

    The Age of Innocence is a 1993 adaptation of Edith Wharton's 1920 novel of the same name. Set in New York City during the Gilded Age, the movie tells the story of Newland Archer (Daniel Day-Lewis), who is engaged to marry the respectable young May Welland (Winona Ryder) and then meets her cousin, the Countess Ellen Olenska (Michelle Pfeiffer).

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