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Amateur Writer's Guild

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Social, 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! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

True Crime & Brew Time

8:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults, 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 "Highway of Tears: A True Story of Racism, Indifference and the Pursuit of Justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Wome...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Adults 21+, All Ages
Program Type: Lecture Series, Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited

Discussion

Talk about a topic with community members and experts.

Event Details:
Lincoln Library's Behind the Book Series presents: Local Author Meet & Greet with Jennifer Hobbs, author of Calmed.: Growth After Trauma! On this evening Jennifer Hobbs will discuss her inspiration for writing about her experience serving in Iraq...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

Arts in the Park!

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Adults 21+
Program Type: Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Paint in the park with local Springfield artists! This is a chance to experience a paintbrush in your hand while surrounded in the beautiful nature that is Washington Park. Whether you are a novice or experienced painter, this will be ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Workshop
Event Details:
A Family History Month event co-hosted by Lincoln Library and the Chatham Area Public Library. Presentation by professional genealogist, Thomas MacEntee. Attend in-person or via Zoom. REGISTER HERE: https://chathamlib.assabetinteractive...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Stitch-uation

6:00pm - 7:30pm
DeFrates Room
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: DeFrates Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Social

Social

Connect with friends at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Join the Stitch-uation! Bring your craft of choice for a time, a place, and a supportive space to work on your projects. We meet from 6-7:30 on the first Tuesday of every month in the DeFrates Reading Room on the 3rd floor of the library.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mock Interviews

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Career
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2

Career

Learn career skills for free at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Come sharpen your interview skills with a quick 10 minute mock interview, followed up by a short review session! Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Performance, Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Come celebrate space week with NASA Ambassador Lee Green as we explore the stars and other celestial bodies from the comfort of Springfield's own backyard!   A limited number of telescopes will be available, but we encourage any patron int...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
“Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.” - Arthur C. Clarke. One might not think of Illinois as being a hub for UFO sightings, but there are plenty of chilling stories about close enc...
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
Event Details:
Join us every other Thursday night for BYOBook Club! Bring a book that you're reading or that you recently enjoyed to discuss, and get recommendations from other readers and librarians. ...
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: Social, 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! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Science Cafe: Why Should We Study Dead Things?

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Carnegie South
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie South
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40

Discussion

Talk about a topic with community members and experts.

Event Details:
Are you curious to learn about different scientific topics and how science affects the world around us? Then come visit the Science Cafe, where science and technology experts come to share their expertise with the community! To celebrate the spook...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Microsoft Excel Basics Q&A

11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Computer Class

Computer Class

Sharpen your computer skills for free in the Nancy Huntley Computer Classroom.

Event Details:
Do you need help with the basics of Microsoft Excel? Join Rachel for a live Q&A to answer any questions you may have!  Meeting ID: 976 4997 8005 If you'd like watch the full Microsoft Excel Basics class visit >> ht...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Salem Witch Trials: Trial by Fire

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Carnegie North
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Adults 21+, All Ages
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited

Performance

Enjoy a free performance at the library.

Event Details:
It was a new world. The settlers from England had gained a foothold in the verdant land called “Amerika”. Old traditions would be laid aside, new ones instituted. Greed, jealousy, suspicion would still persist. Were these at the root of “The Salem Wi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

True Crime & Brew Time

8:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults, 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 "Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Tragedy" by Robert Kolker. So, make sure to grab your favorite brew and join Rachel &...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Wright Designs Without Right

11:00am - 12:00pm
Carnegie North
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: Adults, Adults 21+, All Ages
Program Type: Lecture Series

Lecture Series

Enjoy a local expert discussing a topic of interest.

Event Details:
Join us for Wright Designs Without Rights led by Frank Marchant Springfield's own local Frank Lloyd Wright expert! Frank will discuss how none of Wright's designs where copyrighted and the ramifications.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Stitch-uation

6:00pm - 7:30pm
DeFrates Room
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: DeFrates Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Social

Social

Connect with friends at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Join the Stitch-uation! Bring your craft of choice for a time, a place, and a supportive space to work on your projects. We meet from 6-7:30 on the first Tuesday of every month in the DeFrates Reading Room on the 3rd floor of the library.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Career Center

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20

Career

Learn career skills for free 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.
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computer Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
With the plethora of TV streaming services now available, more and more people are choosing to cut the cable cord--but how do you know if cable cutting is right for you? In this program, we’ll go over the pros and cons of cable cutting, talk about so...
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
Event Details:
Join us every other Thursday night for BYOBook Club! Bring a book that you're reading or that you recently enjoyed to discuss, and get recommendations from other readers and librarians. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Email Basics

11:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens, 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.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

Winter Rock Garden

11:00am - 12:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Adults, Adults 21+
Program Type: Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Winter can be a dreary time of year, what better way to brighten your day than scented flowers blooming to remind you of spring? Join Reference Librarian Danielle in making a Winter Rock Garden. We'll be planting hyacinth bulbs in a rock garden ...
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: Social, 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! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Science Cafe

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Carnegie South
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie South
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Discussion

Discussion

Talk about a topic with community members and experts.