Kids' Events Highlights
Winter Bird Bell
Birds are chirping, but at the library they are ringing. Come in and make a special Winter Bird Bell ornament to celebrate the snowy weather on Saturday, February 25th @ 11:00 AM. (Ages 5+)
It’s make your own DIY Puzzle day on Saturday, March 11th @ 10:00 AM-12:00 PM. Start with a blank puzzle and create your own unique design to take apart and put together again and again.
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 February 27th to discuss Ruby On the Outside by Nora Raleigh Baskin.
Ruby's mom is in prison, and to tell anyone the truth is to risk true friendship in this novel from the author of The Summer Before Boys that accurately and sensitively addresses a subject too often overlooked.
Eleven-year-old Ruby Danes is about to start middle school, and only her aunt knows her deepest, darkest, most secret secret: her mother is in prison.
Then Margalit Tipps moves into Ruby's condo complex, and the two immediately hit it off. Ruby thinks she's found her first true-blue friend but can she tell Margalit the truth about her mom? Maybe not. Because it turns out that Margalit's family history seems closely connected to the very event that put her mother in prison, and if Ruby comes clean, she could lose everything she cares about most. (Ages 8-12)
Mondays, March 6th, April 3rd, 6:00 PM
Feeling creative? The Children’s Room Art Club for ages 8-12 is continuing! 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)
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 (2/18, 3/4, 3/18, 4/1)
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!
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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