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This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Selfie (Space) Station

All Day 10/4 - 10/10
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Come to the first floor and visit our Selfie (Space) Station! Take a commemorative selfie in honor of World Space Week, and stay to enjoy all of the fun events this week at the library! ...
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12

Workshop

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

Event Details:
For this month's Saturday Crafternoon, we'll be celebrating Space Week by turning an ordinary canvas into a light up work of space art! Supplies for this craft are limited so please register in advance to reserve your spot. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
In celebration of the 65th year anniversary of the launch of Sputnik, the first satellite ever launched into orbit around the Earth, Lincoln Library presents the award winning film October Sky, based on the book of the same name by Homer Hickam Jr., ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Carnegie North
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
What's on the dark side of the moon? What happened to the Apollo 18 Mission? Is the moon really made of cheese?? Join one of our librarians as they explore some of the myths surrounding our closest neighbor, and explain where and why some of these i...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Lincoln Library
Room: Multipurpose Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Lecture Series, Discussion

Lecture Series

Enjoy a local expert discussing a topic of interest.

Event Details:
“The people are what matter to government, and a government should aim to give all the people under its jurisdiction the best possible life,” is…not an FDR quote. Join us as we discuss Frances Perkins, the nation’s first female Cabinet Secretary, her...
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. ...