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NaNoWriMo: Come Write In!

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Adults 21+
Program Type: Social

Social

Connect with friends at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
If you're participating in National Novel Writing Month this year, now's the time to "Come Write In" at the library! Join us with local NaNoWriMo authors as we get to work on our novels, race each other in word sprints, and help keep each other motiv...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homework Space

3:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Details:
Hey, teens, do you need a quiet space to study, and get your work done? Then come on down! We'll have a study space in the Library's Teen Area on the first floor for you to meet up with your friends and cram for that next exam! Our homework space wil...

Exploring Your Family Tree

2:30pm - 3:45pm
Nancy Huntley Computer Classroom
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Nancy Huntley Computer Classroom
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3

Workshop

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

Event Details:
This free course is an introduction to the online genealogy resources offered and compiled by the library. In order to get the most out of this course, you must have computer experience. We cover: Ancestry Library Edition, Heritage Hub, HeritageQu...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homework Space

3:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Details:
Hey, teens, do you need a quiet space to study, and get your work done? Then come on down! We'll have a study space in the Library's Teen Area on the first floor for you to meet up with your friends and cram for that next exam! Our homework space wil...
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Purpose of Meeting
The Partnership for College Completion invites you to attend the Greater Chicagoland Community Conversations event to learn about the impact of Illinois’ current approach to funding public universities on Illinois students, families, and communitie...
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: 39

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 November 29th will be Children of Blood and Bone&n...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Welcome to the Pop-Up Library! Visit us at Cap. 1908 in Southtown at 1100 S Grand Ave E and say hello to our friendly staff. Make or renew your library card, check out or return materials, or learn about our digital resources like eBooks, eAudiobooks...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Welcome to the Pop-Up Library! Visit us at Brandon Drive and say hello to our friendly staff. Make or renew your library card, check out or return materials, or learn about our digital resources like eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming video, and more. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homework Space

3:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Details:
Hey, teens, do you need a quiet space to study, and get your work done? Then come on down! We'll have a study space in the Library's Teen Area on the first floor for you to meet up with your friends and cram for that next exam! Our homework space wil...

National MS Society Open House

4:30pm - 7:30pm
Carnegie South
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie South
Purpose of Meeting
This will be an open house-type of event where guests will drop in between 5:30PM and 7:00PM to learn about the services and resources provided by the National MS Society. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

True Crime & Brew Time

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adults, Adults 21+
Program Type: Book Club

Book Club

Discuss your latest read with friends.

Event Details:
Join us for True Crime & Brew Time to talk about everyone's favorite true crime obsessions! This month we'll be discussing JonBenet: Inside the Ramsey Murder Investigation by Steve Thomas and Don Davis. So, crack open a cold one and stop in every...
This event is in the "Infants" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K" group.

Winter Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Area
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Storytime Area
Age Group: Infants, Toddlers, Pre-K
Program Type: Crafts, Make and Take, Storytime

Storytime

Read, write, talk, sing, and play with us! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Event Details:
Join us for a special winter storytime! We'll read stories and make winter crafts! ...
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 21+
Program Type: Social

Social

Connect with friends at the Lincoln Library.

Event Details:
Join us at Buzz Bomb Brewing Co. for a downtown Springfield night of beer and board games! We'll have a wide-ranging collection of board games to choose from, from old classics to modern euro games! If you want to try out a new game, we can help teac...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Welcome to the Pop-Up Library! Visit us at Indian Hills Park at 2536 Miami Trail #2500 and say hello to our friendly staff. Make or renew your library card, check out or return materials, or learn about our digital resources like eBooks, eAudiob...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie South
Age Group: Adults, Adults 21+
Program Type: Lecture Series

Lecture Series

Enjoy a local expert discussing a topic of interest.

Event Details:
For many people, the change of seasons can lead to “the winter blues,” feeling down. But for others, the coming of winter brings on feelings of depression, hopelessness, worthlessness, and even thoughts of suicide. Up to 3% of the population suffe...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homework Space

3:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Details:
Hey, teens, do you need a quiet space to study, and get your work done? Then come on down! We'll have a study space in the Library's Teen Area on the first floor for you to meet up with your friends and cram for that next exam! Our homework space wil...

Girl Scout Troop 6753

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Multipurpose Room
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Purpose of Meeting
Troop Meeting...

Eastview Homeowner's Meeting

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bicentennial Room
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Bicentennial Room
Purpose of Meeting
Review Declaration of Restrictive Covenants...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Welcome to the Pop-Up Library! Visit us at Hildebrandt Apartments and say hello to our friendly staff. Make or renew your library card, check out or return materials, or learn about our digital resources like eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming video, and...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homework Space

3:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Details:
Hey, teens, do you need a quiet space to study, and get your work done? Then come on down! We'll have a study space in the Library's Teen Area on the first floor for you to meet up with your friends and cram for that next exam! Our homework space wil...