Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Rube Goldberg Machine Challenge

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Rube Goldberg machines use a chain reaction of different actions to carry out a simple task–like popping a balloon–in the most complicated way possible. In this program, we’ll challenge you to think outside the box and create your own Rube Goldberg m...
This event is in the "Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: Pre-K, Children
Program Type: Summer Reading Program, Movie

Movie

Enjoy a movie with digital surround sound at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Hey, kids, escape the heat! Come on in for our weekly Monday Movie Matinee! We'll bring the popcorn!  ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Friendship Bracelet/Lanyard Making!

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Storytime Room
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Make and Take, Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program

Part of Summer Reading 2022: Read Off the Beaten Path

Event Details:
Make these classic summer camp crafts, friendship bracelets and lanyards. We have colorful strings to make them for your friends (or yourself)! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Amateur Writer's Guild

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Come together with other writers for feedback on anything you have written, or answers to questions you might have! Join via Zoom here --> https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84501777792?pwd=WkNLUk9FeHFBRWc1U1Z2QUlMSHBndz09 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Summer Reading Program, Book Club

Summer Reading Program

Part of Summer Reading 2022: Read Off the Beaten Path

Event Details:
Let’s get outside for our Walk & Talk Book Club! Join us to talk about your favorite books, what you’ve been reading recently, and to discover new books while we walk in Springfield’s most beautiful parks! We’ll be meeting at the IDOT parking lot...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Make Your Own Ice Cream

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24

Summer Reading Program

Part of Summer Reading 2022: Read Off the Beaten Path

Event Details:
Stop by and learn how to make homemade ice cream, afterwards enjoy the deliciousness with an array of ice cream toppings, YUM! ...
This event is in the "Infants" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Infants, Toddlers, Pre-K
Program Type: Summer Reading Program, Storytime

Summer Reading Program

Part of Summer Reading 2022: Read Off the Beaten Path

Event Details:
Join us on the lawn of Lincoln’s Home Site (located directly across from Lincoln Library on Capitol Avenue) for sun-soaked stories, songs and movement! This storytime has something for everyone! DROP INS WELCOME! Note: In the case of inclement weathe...
This event is in the "Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Monday Movie - Ron’s Gone Wrong (PG)

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Carnegie North
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: Pre-K, Children
Program Type: Summer Reading Program, Movie

Movie

Enjoy a movie with digital surround sound at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Hey, kids, escape the heat! Come on in for our weekly Monday Movie Matinee! We'll bring the popcorn!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Black Women Authors Book Series

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Carnegie South
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie South
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38

Book Club

Discuss your latest read with friends.

Event Details:
Join us for our new book club, discussing books by Black women authors. We are creating this space for Black women readers to talk about their experiences and books that reflect them. The book for July 26th will be Passing by Nella Larsen. Click h...