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Craft Programs


August 15th, Tuesday, 6:30 PM – 3 Little Pigs Houses (Ages 2+)
This summer it’s all about build a better world but the 3 Little Pigs were all about building a better house! We’re going to build houses like the famous pigs with straw, sticks, and brick paper!




Special Storytime: Get Ready for Kindergarten!bus

Is your child about to start kindergarten? Bring them to this special storytime focusing on getting ready for school! The program will be offered on Thursday, August 17th at 11am and 2pm. It will include some fun stories, songs, and activities to help children prepare for their big day. Please stop by or call the children’s room at (401) 333-2422 ext. 15 to register.






Shark Week in the Children’s Room at Lincoln Public Library

Children can celebrate shark week at the Lincoln Public Library from August 21st through the 25th. There will be a number of activities on a variety of levels for kids of all ages to dive into. Each day features a special event:

  • Monday, August 21st at 2:00pm - View a classic animated undersea movie on the big screen (all ages).
  • sharkTuesday, August 22nd at 6:00pm - Create an origami shark cootie catcher and use newspaper to create a shark in the water (ages 6 and older).
  • Wednesday, August 23rd at 11am - Drop in for a thirty minute storytime program. Music and movement combined with reading and a craft make this a fun shark-themed library experience (ages 2-5).
  • Thursday, August 24th at 1:00pm - Make an underwater scene in a bottle with glitter glue, a foam shark, and water (ages 6 and older).
  • Friday, August 25th at 10:00am - Test your knowledge of shark facts by joining in our shark trivia game. Prizes will be awarded to the winning contestants (ages 8 and older).




August 28th, Monday, 3:00 PM - Plastic Cup Lighthouse Craft for Kids (Ages 6+)lighthouse
Kids ages 6 and older are invited to a special crafting event on Monday, August 28th at 3:00pm at the Lincoln Public Library. We’ll be creating lighthouses using plastic cups and battery operated tea lights to help light the way to the end of summer. All supplies will be provided.




Lego Buildslego
August 30th, Wednesday, 4:00-7:00 PM

The Library’s Duplos and Legos are available for your creative use! Build a tower, a house with nineteen doors, do your own thing or see if you can beat our challenges.  Please call the Children’s Room at (401) 333-2422 ext. 15 with questions. (Drop-in, ages 3-12)



Contact the children’s room at (401) 333-2422 ext. 15 for more information or to register.

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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.






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