Curbside only

Until further notice, Lincoln Library has limited services available. Item pickup available through curbside service only. More information about curbside can be found here. Computer use is available by appointment only. More information is available here. 

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Stitch-uation

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Social
Event Details:
Need some time to craft and chat with friends while social distancing? Bring your craft of choice and join us for a virtual meeting of the Stitch-uation! We meet the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6pm.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bring Your Own Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Discussion

Book Club

Discuss your latest read with friends.

Event Details:
Join us every other Thursday for BYOBook Club! Bring a book that you're reading or are dying to discuss and get recommendations from other readers and librarians. Meet us on Zoom! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Lecture Series
Event Details:
Join Dr. Holly M. Kent, Associate Professor of History at The University of Illinois-Springfield, as she discusses women's 19th century fashion advice literature.  Meeting ID: 987 3798 7196 ...
This event is in the "Teens 12-18" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

Positively Crafty

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens 12-18, Adults, Adults 21+
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Join Reference Librarians Danielle and Sheri in episodes of Positively Crafty doing simple crafts with items that can be found in your home! New videos will be posted at the time of the events, find them here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list...
This event is in the "Teens 12-18" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens 12-18, Adults
Program Type: Computer Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
If you need to write a document, build a spreadsheet, create a slide show, or design a flyer, you might have looked into Microsoft Office (the suite of programs including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint), and you may have been stunned by the cost. But...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

How to Spot Fake News

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Event Details:
Feeling overwhelmed by the minefield of information that is your Facebook newsfeed? We can help! Join us to learn about the different types of fake news, how to tell the difference between what's true and what's fake, and tips for evaluating sources....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Career Center

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10

Workshop

Get hands-on and learn a new skill at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Come get help with a resume, or reviewing some great websites and ways to find a job with a member of the Lincoln Library staff! ...
This event is in the "Teens 12-18" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens 12-18, Adults, Adults 21+
Program Type: Social
Event Details:
Have you always wondered how to keep your garden & farmer's market finds fresh for the winter? Join us as Alana from Grow Springfield teaches us about canning and preserving food! Meeting ID: 986 0883 2613 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Health Information and You

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture Series
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come learn about health related online resources, and how you can use them to better understand the world of medicine. Presented by Adam Roloff, reference & education librarian at the SIU School of Medicine's Medical Library. ...