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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.


Winter Storytimes at Lincoln Public Librarysnowman reading
Lincoln Public Library is now holding registration for winter storytimes! 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 January 27th and run for 6 consecutive weeks. Please call the children’s room at (401)333-2422 ext. 15 with questions or to register. Storytimes as follows:

  • 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.

ladybugLadybug Tic-Tac-Toe
Winter is the perfect time for playing games, so why not come to the library and create your own special tic-tac-toe board? Saturday, January 31st at 11:00 AM we’ll be making Ladybug Tic-Tac-Toe decorated just in time for some winter and Valentine ’s Day fun. valentine

Valentine's Day Sand Art
Join the Children’s Room for a special Valentine’s Day Sand Art craft. Come in on Saturday, February 14th at 11:00 AM and craft a unique valentine made with colored sand!




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 January 24. 
(Ages 4+)


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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)





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
The Children's Room is now blogging on Tumblr! Check it out! tumblr





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