WHAT'S NEW

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Fast and Convenient! Place an item on hold or request an item with interlibrary loan and get a text message directly to your phone when it is available for pickup. Stop by the circulation desk to sign up or call 217-753-4900 x225.

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*Standard text message charges may apply from your wireless provider.


WHAT'S HAPPENING

Lincoln & the Civil War: A Live Historical Program
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The Friends of Lincoln Library invite you to join them as they welcome “President Lincoln” to the Carnegie Room on Thursday, February 5th at 7 p.m.
“Abe Lincoln & the Civil War” is a live, theatrical production with Dave Ehlert portraying the 16th President as he fights slavery and racism in pre– and post-war days. The show is free and open to the public.

*There will be no access to library materials during performance. Free parking under the library and on street.


ON THE SHELF

Come into the library and browse the shelves or search the catalog to find our latest additions.
Below are some of the titles added this month.

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Non-Fiction

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The January-February edition of the Lincoln Library Bulletin is now available. Find out about the latest library happenings, as well as all upcoming events. You can read the Bulletin here or pick up a copy at the library.

You don't want to miss any news, so consider subscribing to the email verison of the newsletter. Just click here and follow the online instructions. It's that simple and the next edition of the Bulletin will arrive in your inbox.

 

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Lincoln Library will be closed . . .

Abraham Lincoln's Birthday
Thursday, February 12

For hours the library is open, as well as a complete list of holiday closings, please click below.

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Join one, or both, of the library's book groups and enjoy lively discussion with new friends. The upcoming schedule is as follows:

Classics Book Group

Song of the Lark,
by Willa Cather
Monday, February 16 - 12 p.m.
Bicentennial Conference Room

Contemporary Fiction Book Group

Dollbaby, by Laura Lane McNeal
Wednesday, February 25 - 6 p.m.
DeFrates Reading Room