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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 "The Amityville Horror" by Jay Anson. So, make sure to grab your favorite brew and join Rachel & Sheri at 8 pm on Zoom!...
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 Rights

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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Lecture Series

Lecture Series

Enjoy a local expert discussing a topic of interest.

Event Details:
Join UK travel/relocation consultant and former UK resident (and also former Springfield resident!) Claire Evans for a delightful culinary tour of the UK inspired by “The Great British Baking Show” television series, aired on PBS. Learn about making ...
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: 18
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 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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults 21+" group.

Know Your Rights: Eviction Prevention

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Carnegie North
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: Adults, Adults 21+
Event Details:
Learn more about Eviction Help Illinois, a new state funded program that provides free help to Illinois Residents dealing with evictions. Thousands of Illinois tenants are at risk of losing their homes due to unpaid rent. This program provides you wi...