Upcoming Events

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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.

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 evaluatin...
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

True Crime & Brew Time

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults 21+
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
  Join us for True Crime & Brew Time to talk about everyone's favorite true crime obsessions! This month we'll be discussing The Third Rainbow Girl by Emma Copley Eisenberg. So grab yourself a cold one and join Rachel and Sheri on Zo...
This event is in the "Toddlers 18 months-3 years" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K 3-5" group.

Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Toddlers 18 months-3 years, Pre-K 3-5
Program Type: Storytime
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Event Details:
Marsha Griffin, Community Outreach Liaison with the state of Illinois Attorney General, will be sharing her knowledge on consumer fraud in a zoom presentation. This discussion will help you identify scams as they pop up and touch on identity the...
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.

Haunted Springfield

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Social, Lecture Series

Social

Connect with friends at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Travel back in time with Troy Taylor, author of "Haunted Illinois", as he takes us on a guided tour to discover the history of death, politics, and other dark deeds of the city. Uncover ghostly tales, eerie folklore, and the documented hauntings...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Social, Book Club

Book Club

Discuss your latest read with friends.

Event Details:
Join Ann as she leads discussion on the following books: September: Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngston October: Charming Billy by Alice McDermott November: Cruel Beautiful World by Caroline Leavitt December: There There by Tommy Oran...
This event is in the "Toddlers 18 months-3 years" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K 3-5" group.

Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Toddlers 18 months-3 years, Pre-K 3-5
Program Type: Storytime
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 "Toddlers 18 months-3 years" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K 3-5" group.

Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Toddlers 18 months-3 years, Pre-K 3-5
Program Type: Storytime
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 "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 "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Do you really have to cut out all sweets when you have diabetes? Come learn some myths and facts about diabetes, how to still enjoy desserts, and receive recipes from Lisa Peterson Nutrition & Wellness Extension Educator!   Join us on ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Keep calm and have a lovely cup of tea with Sherry Park as she discusses the history of tea, tea gardens, herbs for making your own tea, and more!  Meeting ID: 963 3222 2964    ...

CLOSED

All Day
Branches:
Lincoln Library, Virtual Branch, Off Site
Description:
Veterans Day Holiday. Library Closed.  ...
This event is in the "Toddlers 18 months-3 years" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K 3-5" group.

Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Toddlers 18 months-3 years, Pre-K 3-5
Program Type: Storytime
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 "Adults" group.

How to Spot Fake News

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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 "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: Community Meeting
Event Details:
Since we can't just "Come Write In" this year, we're taking our write-ins online! Join us on Zoom to put in some work on your novel, race some other writers in word sprints, and help keep each other motivated as we power through to 50,000 words!...
This event is in the "Teens 12-18" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Microsoft Word Basics

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens 12-18, Adults
Program Type: Computer Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Learn how to create and edit documents using Microsoft Word. We cover the basics of using Word 2010, from how to open and save a document, to how to use different text and graphics features. ...
This event is in the "Teens 12-18" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Email Basics

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens 12-18, Adults
Program Type: Computer Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Learn all about what email is, how to set one up, and all the tools offered with email services. ...
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.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Social, Book Club

Book Club

Discuss your latest read with friends.

Event Details:
Join Ann as she leads discussion on the following books: September: Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngston October: Charming Billy by Alice McDermott November: Cruel Beautiful World by Caroline Leavitt December: There There by Tommy Oran...
This event is in the "Toddlers 18 months-3 years" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K 3-5" group.

Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Toddlers 18 months-3 years, Pre-K 3-5
Program Type: Storytime
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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Come together with like-minded patrons and staff for feedback on anything you have written, or answers to questions you might have! ...