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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.




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!




book stack


(NEW) Junior Book Club—6:00 PM
A  book discussion group for grades 4 to 6. Join us for a book discussion, snacks and activities. Register and pick up a copy of the book at the Children's Room desk. Book club will meet once monthly on the third Monday night.
(Ages 8-12)





storytimeStorytimes! Ages 0-6—Tuesday-Thursday
Storytime is an early literacy opportunity where thematic books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities, as well as a craft, actively engage children to build language, social, and literacy skills.  

Twilight Tales (Ages 4-6) - Tuesday 6:00 PM
Baby Rhyme Time (Ages 0-18mo) - Wednesday 10:00 AM
Tikes and Tales (Ages 3-4) - Wednesday 1:00 PM
Tales for Tots (Ages 18-36 mo.)  - Thursday 10:00 AM
Preschool Pals (Ages 3-5) - Thursday 2:00 PM



(NEW TIME) 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 next meeting is September 20th!  
(Ages 4+)


finger puppet
Felt Finger Puppets—09/27 @ 1:00 PM

Let their imagination fly away with these finger puppets with
wiggly eyes and bright colors. 
(Ages 4+ )



Art Club—Monday @ 5:30-7:00 PM
Feeling creative? The Lincoln Public Library’s Children’s Room Art Club is starting up again this September! Join us as we make arts and crafts to take home and to decorate the library! Will be meeting the first Monday of the month, next session October 6, 2014! (Ages 8-12 )

hedgehog craft


Fall Hedgehog Craft—10/11 @ 11:00 AM
Come make this precious fall craft! Help bring the hedgehog into fall by creating a leafy foam scenery.
(Ages 3+)





Halloween Pinwheels! -
10/25 @ 1:00 PM

Put together and decorate your own paper pinwheel with a ghoulish twist—try a foam black cat or scary spider!
(Ages 4+)



bingo cards

Halloween BINGO—10/27 @ 6:00 PM
Come join us for a Halloween themed BINGO night! Every child leaves with a prize—and it might even be candy!
(Ages 5+)




Library Trick or Treat! - 10/31
Stop by the children’s room any time before 4:30 and try out a special Halloween scavenger hunt—and go home with a nice Halloween treat!
(Ages 12 and under)






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.











Letters About Literature 2014 Contest Rules and Guidelines
Letters About Literature is a reading and writing contest for students in grades 4-12. Students are asked to read a book, poem or speech and write to that author (living or dead) about how the book affected them personally. Letters are judged on state and national levels. Tens of thousands of students from across thecountry enter Letters About Literature each year. If you are in grades 4-12, you are eligible to enter the Letters About Literature reading and writing contest. Here are the Rules and Guidelines.


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