News and Events
Wills, Trusts, and Estates
The Lincoln Public Library will host a series of lectures by local attorney Robert Oster on Wills, Trusts, and Estates on March 2nd, March 9th and March 16th in the Louisquisett room at 6:30 PM. Each lecture will run for about 1 hour.
- On March 2nd, the topic will be Powers of Attorney, medical, financial and general.
- On March 9th, the topic will be Trusts and the use of trusts in estate planning; living trusts, inter vivos trusts, revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts, family trusts, and purpose trusts will be discussed.
- On March 16th, the topic will be estate planning and the use of wills, trusts, and other legal documents to facilitate estate planning.
These seminars assume no specific knowledge of the subject matter and all levels are invited and encouraged to attend. A question and answer session will follow each lecture. Please stop by the Reference Desk to register or call 333-2422, ext.17.
Organize, Energize Your Workspace
Do you have working organized systems in place in your office? Are you working in disorganized chaos? This 1 hour presentation on Thursday, March 5 at 6:30 PM will give you all the resources and motivation you need to create working organized systems in your workspace. By the end of this presentation, you will be motivated and energized to tackle this often overwhelming project. This free program is presented by organizing and efficiency expert Kristin MacRae, owner of Organizing in RI. There is no cost to attend this event which is sponsored by The Friends of the Lincoln Public Library. Call 333-2422 ext. 17 to register, or stop by the Reference Desk.
Community College of Rhode Island General Information Session
Learn how to enroll at CCRI, find out about financial aid, hear an overview about the college and much more on March 11, Wednesday at 6:30 PM at Lincoln Public Library. If you have any questions, please call CCRI Admissions Officer Sue Barrett at 401-825-2084.
Anime for Teens
The Teen Anime Group at Lincoln Public Library will meet on Mondays from 3:30-5:00 PM. Exceptions are holidays and school vacations. Meetings include movie clips, drawing, and chat. Appropriate for ages 11-18. Ask at Reference or call 333-2422 x17.
Not sure what to do on a Friday morning? How about a movie? The Lincoln Public Library will be showing The Good Lie, starring Reese Witherspoon, on March 6, Friday at 10:00 AM.
They were known simply as "The Lost Boys." Orphaned by the brutal Civil war in Sudan that began in 1983, these young victims traveled as many as a thousand miles on foot in search of safety. Fifteen years later, a humanitarian effort would bring 3600 lost boys and girls to America. In "The Good Lie," Philippe Falardeau, brings the story of their survival and triumph to life.
The Lincoln Public Library hosts a book discussion group that meets onthe last Thursday o feach month at 6:30 PM in the Program Room. All are welcome to attend. On February 26, we will be discussing How to Make an American Quilt by Whitney Otto.
An extraordinary and moving reading experience, How to Make an American Quilt is an exploration of women of yesterday and today, who join together in a uniquely female experience. As they gather year after year, their stories, their wisdom, their lives, form the pattern from which all of us draw warmth and comfort for ourselves.
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