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Kids' Events Highlights 

Unless otherwise noted, registration opens 2 weeks before each event. Please call the Children's Room at 333-2422, ext. 15 to reserve a spot.


Casey Farm
Children ages 12 and younger are invited to attend an educational presentation about how chickens are raised at nearby Casey Farm and what precautions are taken to protect them from predators as well as what a chicken eats. Casey Farm will have a selection of eggs ranging from the humming birds up to the Ostrich for children to see and compare.chick

Don’t miss this fun-filled event on April 23rd, Thursday at 2:00 PM—it’s definitely something to crow about!

Participation is limited and registration is required. Please call the library at (401)333-2422 ext. 15 with questions or to register beginning Saturday, April 9th. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lincoln Public Library.


Storytime Registration Open at Lincoln Public Library ladybug

Lincoln Public Library is holding registration for spring storytimes! Hop into storytime and join us as we delve into buggy stories of the season. Registration is going on now. Storytime is an early literacy opportunity where thematic books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities, followed by a craft, actively engage children to build language, social, and literacy skills. Storytimes will begin the week of April 7th and run for 6 consecutive weeks. Please visit the butterflyChildren’s Desk or call the children’s room at (401)333-2422 ext. 15 with questions or to register.
    • Tikes and Tales (Ages 3-4) - Tuesday 10:00am
    • Twilight Tales (Ages 4-6) - Tuesday 6:00pm
    • Baby Rhyme Time (Ages 0-18mo) - Wednesday 10:00am
    • Toddler Time (Ages 18mo-2years) - Thursday 10:00am
    • Tales for Tots (Ages 2-3)  - Thursday 11:00am



Do you like crafts? Do you like to paint, color, and draw? Then join the children’s room for our new craft programs.

April 25, Saturday, 11:00 AM
Hop into the Children’s Room at Lincoln Public Library and make your own special frog craft to bring home!

May 9, Saturday, 11:00 AM or May 15, Friday, 11:00 AM
Have you heard the wind whistling this Spring? Join the Lincoln Public Library Children’s Room and make your own special Sun catcher Wind chimes. This two part craft lets you first paint a unique sun catcher and then turn it into a musical wind chime! Help the wind make new music with these lovely crafts.



Rump: The True Story of RumpelstiltskinBook Club

The children’s book discussion group is for grades 4 to 6 (Ages 8-12). Join us for book discussion, snacks and activities. Book Club will meet once monthly on the third Monday night. Register and pick up a copy of the book at the Children's Room stack

We’ll be discussing Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin by Liesl Shurtliff on April 20th.

Twelve-year-old Rump has never known his full name. His mother died before she could tell him. So all his life he’s been teased and bullied for his half-a-name. But when he finds an old spinning wheel, his luck seems to change, for Rump discovers he can spin straw into gold, “magical” gold.





Lego Club  - 2 Saturdays a month

Drop in between 2:00 and 4:00 PM  to join us for free building or try a new challenge each time!
The upcoming dates are as follows: April 18.
(Ages 4+)






The TumbleBook Library now offers a selection of graphic novels,
including Geronimo Stilton and Nancy Drew! There's also picture books, chapter books,
read-a-longs, and much more. Check it out!






The Lincoln Public Library subscribes to the TumbleBookLibrary, an online collection of animated, talking picture books. Check them out!


Caldecott and Newberry Winners 2014





Read the reviews of the winners, as well as this year's nominees. You're sure to find something that will spark your interest and fire up your imagination.








Tumblr Blog
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