Kids' Events Highlights
Smiley Pillows Craft
Children ages 5 and up and come into the library on Saturday, January 28th at 11:00 AM and make their own special Smiley Pillows! These happy and soft projects will be ready to take home and cuddle and snooze. Please visit the Children's Desk or call the children’s room at (401)333-2422 ext. 15 with any questions or to register.
Mark your calendars, registration is going on nowfor programs beginning the week of January 23rd. Join us for this thirty-minute storytime program which combines music and movement with reading and a craft for a fun first library experience. Children and their caregiver can sign up for one of the following times:
- Storytime Stars (Ages 3-5) – Tuesday 1:00 PM
- Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) - Thursday 10:00 AM
- Little Listeners (Ages 2-4) - Thursday 11:00 AM
- Tikes and Tales (Ages 3-4) – Thursday 6:00 PM
Winter Baby Storytimes
Registration opens on January 9th - for Baby Rhyme Time, perfect for children ages 0-18mo, and will be on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM beginning January 25th. Following a brief story time, there will be toys, board books, and musical instruments available for social and playtime.
One Monday Night Monthly
February 6th at 6:00 PM
Feeling creative? The Children’s Room Art Club for ages 8-12 is continuing this winter! Sign up monthly to join us as we make arts and crafts to take home and to decorate the library! Past activities included bean mosaics, 3D snowflakes, landscape painting, bead work, sock puppets and more! (Ages 8 and up)
Junior Book Club
One Monday Night Monthly—6:00-7:00 PM
The Junior Book Club for grades 4 to 6 is continuing in January! Join us for a book discussion, snacks, crafts, and activities. Book club meets once monthly on Monday night at 6:00 PM. Our next meeting will be January 23rd where we’ll be discussing Bluffton: My Summers with Buster by Matt Phelan!
The year is 1908, and a troupe of vaudeville performers has arrived in sleepy Muskegon, Michigan to spend the summer. Young Henry Harrison is fascinated with the animals and performers, but mostly with a slapstick performer his own age named Buster Keaton, who is also a master prankster and loves to play baseball. (Ages 8-12)
Drop In Storytime
Join Lincoln public library for a special drop in storytime for Ages 2-5. This engaging early literacy opportunity is a thirty-minute storytime program which combines music and movement with reading and a craft for a fun first library experience. Children and their caregiver can actively engage with each other, other children, listen to stories and build new skills. Stop by on Friday, February 17th at 11:00 AM for this time of songs and stories where no registration is required.
Check Out the Children's Blog
The Children’s Room has started a new blog for book reviews by you! Go to http://lplkidsblog.blogspot.com/ and post your review today. It’s also a great place to go to get some ideas on what to read!
Saturdays 12:00-4:00 PM (1/21, 2/4, 2/18)
The Library’s Duplos and Legos are available for your creative use and to try out our weekly challenges! Build, create, destroy , and start again! Check it out!
Fancy Nancy Tea Party CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER. STAY TUNED FOR NEW DATE.
Calling all Fancy Nancy fans! Children are invited to the Lincoln Public Library on Saturday, January 7th, from 1:00-3:00 PM, for a Soiree in celebration of Fancy Nancy. Join us for tea and treats, as well as crafts and activities. Children and their caregiver can sign up by calling the Children’s Room at (401)333-2422 ext. 15.
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.
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!
The Lincoln Public Library is now blogging on Tumblr!
Check it out!
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