Central Library has reopened Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. with modified services and hours. Mariners and Balboa are open for curbside services Monday - Saturday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Corona del Mar is open for curbside services Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. All programs and storytimes are currently cancelled until further notice.    

STEAM Challenge!

STEAM Challenge Event

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STEAM Challenge

Calling all future engineers! Help us kick off National Engineers Week with Grab and Go STEAM kits filled with FUN activities to inspire critical thinking and creativity. Kits will be available for pick up from February 22 through March 5 while supplies last. 

Take the challenge one step further and show off your engineering skills! Build your crafts, take photos, and tell us what you've learned in one or two sentences!

Where do I send my child’s photos?

Email all photos to no later than March 5th, 2021.

  • Submitted photos must be suitable for all audiences.
  • Accepted file types: .JPG, .JPEG, .GIF, .PNG
  • Submission does not guarantee your photo will appear on the website. All photos will be reviewed by an NBPL staff member.
  • Submitting your photo grants the Newport Beach Public Library the right to publish your photo on our website and social media outlets.

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