Newport Beach Public Library

1000 Avocado Ave
Newport Beach CA  92660

Phone: (949) 717-3800

Newport Beach Public Library

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Mon: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm



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Events

Sculpture Lecture Series: "No Swimming"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "No Swimming"
07:00 pm - 02/04/2019

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Flight"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Flight"
07:00 pm - 03/04/2019

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Past Events

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Popsicles"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Popsicles"
07:00 pm - 01/07/2019

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Life Is A Balancing Act"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Life Is A Balancing Act"
07:00 pm - 10/01/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Burnt Matchstick"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Burnt Matchstick"
07:00 pm - 09/10/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Cosmic Glints"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Cosmic Glints"
07:00 pm - 08/06/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Be Still And Know"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Be Still And Know"
07:00 pm - 06/04/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Beyond the Canvas: Surrealism - May Ray

Beyond the Canvas: Surrealism - May Ray
07:00 pm - 05/23/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Award-winning professor Jacqueline Hahn will continue this fascinating art lecture series on legendary artists’ lives and artistic movements. Man Ray was an American...

Sunday Musicale: City of Angels Saxophone Quartet

Sunday Musicale: City of Angels Saxophone Quartet
03:00 pm - 05/20/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

The City of Angels Saxophone Quartet has championed the emergence of saxophone quartets on the concert stage for more than 25 years. With a wide and varied repertoire...

Gift of Literacy Luncheon

Gift of Literacy Luncheon
11:30 am - 05/18/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Tickets for the Gift of Literacy Luncheon are now available. The annual fundraising luncheon is at The Pacific Club on Friday, May 18 and features New York Times...

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Cultural Pedestrians"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Cultural Pedestrians"
07:00 pm - 05/07/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Toilet Training Tips for Children with Special Needs

Toilet Training Tips for Children with Special Needs
12:00 pm - 04/30/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Using the toilet independently is an important accomplishment for every child. A little advanced preparation, and knowledge of evidence-based techniques, can go...

Beyond the Canvas: Surrealism - Joan Miró

Beyond the Canvas: Surrealism - Joan Miró
07:00 pm - 04/25/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Award-winning professor Jacqueline Hahn will continue this fascinating art lecture series on legendary artists’ lives and artistic movements. Joan Miró was a...

Meet the Author: Annie Spence

Meet the Author: Annie Spence
07:00 pm - 04/12/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

In celebration of National Library Week, Newport Beach Public Library will hosts a special program on Thursday, April 12 at 7 p.m. with Annie Spence, author of “Dear...

Uncommon Goods: Artist Book as Object

Uncommon Goods: Artist Book as Object
09:00 am - 04/07/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

**An opening reception is being held on Saturday, April 7 at 12 p.m. in the exhibition area, and some of the artists will attend the opening event and discuss their...

Sculpture Lecture: Getting Your Bearings

Sculpture Lecture: Getting Your Bearings
07:00 pm - 04/02/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Join art lecturer Grace Divine and sculptor David Boyer to learn more about his kinetic wind structure, "Getting Your Bearings," that is currently installed in the...

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Getting Your Bearings"

Sculpture Lecture Series: "Getting Your Bearings"
07:00 pm - 04/02/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Art lovers are invited to join artist Grace Divine for a series of free monthly lectures on the Sculptures in Civic Center Park to be held at the Newport Beach Public...

Beyond the Canvas: Surrealism - Yves Tanguy

Beyond the Canvas: Surrealism - Yves Tanguy
07:00 pm - 03/28/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Award-winning professor Jacqueline Hahn will continue this fascinating art lecture series on legendary artists’ lives and artistic movements. Yves Tanguy was...

Tsunami Awareness Workshop

Tsunami Awareness Workshop
06:30 pm - 03/22/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Join representatives from the City of Newport Beach and the State to learn more about the potential threat of a tsunami in Newport Beach, what the City is doing...

Making Memories for Children: Nature Series Wolves & Coyotes

Making Memories for Children: Nature Series Wolves & Coyotes
02:00 pm - 03/11/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Coyotes live right here among us, but have you ever wondered what their place is in our world? Wolf Haven International, a wolf sanctuary located in Washington State,...

Paintings For All Seasons, Oils by Agnes Schenk

Paintings For All Seasons, Oils by Agnes Schenk
09:00 am - 03/05/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Newport Beach City Arts Commission presents an exhibition by painter Agnes Schenk. Ms. Schenk previously exhibited at the Newport Beach Central Library in 2015,...

Mixed Media Collages by Phyllis Paxton

Mixed Media Collages by Phyllis Paxton
09:00 am - 03/01/2018

At Newport Beach Public Library

Newport Beach City Arts Commission presents an exhibition by mixed media artist Phyllis Paxton. While living in Paris in the 1980’s, Paxton was working in watercolors...

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