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Kids' Events Highlights 



Intro to Ballet/Modern Dance for Kids ballet
Saturday, November 18th, 12:30 PM

Deb Meunier, the Artistic Director of Fusionworks Dance Academy, will be leading a fun beginner ballet class especially for children ages 5-7. Ms. Meunier is back teaching at the library by popular demand! This  lesson brings the joy of moving to learning fundamentals of ballet peppered with more free style modern dance. This perfect combination of quiet structure and creative movement is sure to engage your child! No special attire or experience is needed. (Ages 5-7)


Mark Perry


Special Storytime with Santa’s Helper “Post” Mark

Children are invited to the library for a special storytime with Santa’s helper Mark Perry on December 12th at 6:00 PM. Perry, a Rhode Island resident, is author of “Post” Mark--Santa’s Misfit Postman and “Post” Mark--The North Pole Postman Visits Rhode Island. Mark will read to children while portraying his created character, “Post” Mark, an elf who works in Santa’s mailroom. During this fun-filled enchanting holiday event kids will also write letters to Santa leaving them for “Post” Mark to deliver to the North Pole. Space is limited, therefore registration is required. For questions or to sign up, please contact the Children’s Room at (401) 333-2422 ext. 15.






Baby Laptime

Babies age 0-18 mos. and their parents or caregivers are invited to come to the library every Friday at 10:00 AM for interactive play, stories, and songs. The sessions run through November 17th and no registration is required. Our next get together is on November 17th.






1-2-3 Play with MePlay with Me

The Lincoln Public Library is once again providing a special time and place for parents to visit the public library, spend one-on-one time playing with their babies or toddlers, and interact with other children and their caregivers. This program is open to children birth through age 3. The library will have age-appropriate toys, books, and activities available. This play group will meet each Monday from 10:00am to 12:00pm. The next meeting will be on November 20th. Drop in and join us to help make this a fun and engaging program! Please call the children’s room at (401)333-2422 ext. 15 with any questions.


Jr. Book Club

A book discussion group for kids ages 8-12 is continuing at the Lincoln Public Library this fall. Join us for book discussions, snacks, and activities. Members will meet once monthly on Monday nights. Our next meeting will be on December 11th when we will be discussing the Rhode Island Children’s Book Award and browsing the 2018 nominees. Each month book club members will choose a different title to read from the nominee list. We’ll be sharing books by blogging reviews, generating book trailers, and creating avatars of favorite characters. Technological devices and instruction will be provided. Contact the Children’s Room at (401) 333-2422 ext. 15 for information or to register.



Art Clubcreate
One Wednesday Night Monthly 
December 13th at  6:00 PM

Feeling creative?  Sign up monthly to join us as we make arts and crafts to take home and to decorate the library! On December 13th they will create winter scenes using colored paper and recycled book pages. (Ages 8 and up)





Lego Buildslego
December 2nd and 16th, Saturday, Noon-4:00 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)




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Craftspolar bear
Every Other Saturday 11:00 AM                                          
November 25th, December 9th                                                                                                    

Art projects, paint, and creativity oh my! Join the children’s room for monthly crafting sessions. We’ll welcome winter  with a polar bear newsprint craft on November 25th, and a snowman tea light ornament on December 9th.



2018 Winter Storytime Schedule snowflakes

mittensWinter storytime programs for children and their parents or caretakers begin January 2nd. Come share stories, activities, songs, and crafts. Registration is not required. Please arrive slightly early to allow your child to become acclimated to the library before entering the story room.

  • Pajama Storytime (Ages 2-5 yrs.):  Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m.
  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5yrs.):  Wednesdays, 11:00 a.m.
  • Toddler Storytime (Ages 18 mos.-3 yrs.):  Thursdays, 11:00 a.m.
  • Baby Laptime (Ages 0-18 mos.):  Fridays, 10:00 a.m.

Sessions will run through Friday, March 9th. For questions, stop by or call 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.






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