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Lincoln Public Library

Thursday's hours
1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday's hours
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday's hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday's hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday's hours
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday's hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday's hours
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Children's Programs

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Welcome to our vibrant, warm Children's Department. We pride ourselves on friendly service, fun programming and something for everyone.   

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UPCOMING SPRING PROGRAMS

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Children ages 7-11 are invited to join us for a series of Friday classes from 3:30 -  4:30. Registration required. To register (for 1, 2, 3, or all 4 classes), call the library  at 781-259-8465 x4

 

Friday, March 10: Picasso Cubism Paper Bag Art
Children will explore the details of Cubism and recreate their own self portrait using Cubism and Picasso's techniques.

Friday, March 17: Catapulting with Marshmallows
Children will learn to build their own catapult and use it effectively to launch marshmallows.

Friday, March 24: What Makes a Plane Fly?
Children will build a simple glider through experiments with different materials and measurements.

Friday, March 31: Build a Bubble Rocket!
Children will design and build their own rockets and test their launching skills through chemical reactions.

 

peepsSign up for our 2nd Annual Peeps Diorama Fun Day!
Saturday, April 8 from 2-4pm

 It's Back! Create your own piece of art with Peeps! Ages 4+ Sign up required. Call 781-259-8465 x4 to register.

 

  

game on logoApril Vacation Week at the Library!

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Tuesday, April 18th, 1-4pm
Mobile Mini Golf!
Stop by any time between 1 and 4 pm and play mini golf throughout the library. The course has hills, jumps, bumps, twists and loops and is suitable for kids (and adults!) of all ages. Drop in. 

 

ooch yoWednesday, April 19th, 11am
Yo-Yo Show with Music and Dance
A show that is half yo-yo tricks and have dance party! For the whole family. Drop-in.

 

 

GAME NIGHTWednesday, April 19th, 7pm
Family Game Night!
On game night, we break out our collection of board and card games and you, your family and friends can play whatever ones you like. Bring a favorite game to share if you wish! All ages. Drop-in. 

 

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Coding with Minecraft
This 2 hr workshop, led by instructors from the Rhode Island Computer Museum, introduces coding concepts. The set-up is easy for beginners, challenging for experienced gamers, and fun for everyone. Ages 8-12. To register, call the library at 781-259-8465 x4 

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Springtime Movies and Muffins
Short films based on beloved children's books. For ages 2+ Drop-in.

 

 

 

Recurring Programs Throughout the Year

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  • Come join us the first Friday of every month at 3:30 pm for singing and dancing for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.
  • No registration necessary.

 Lapsit Storytime

  • Story/activity program for infants to 24 months using simple books, nursery and bouncing rhymes, music, and puppetry. Next session begins March 30. Registration is required. To register, call 781-259-8465 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terrific Twos Storytime

  • Story/activity program featuring stories, puppetry,music and movement for two-year-olds. Next session begins on March 31. Registration is required. To register, call 781-259-8465 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. storytime

Rock and Read Preschool Storytime

  • A lively story program that combines books, music, and movement. Recommended for ages 3-5 but everyone is welcome. Drop in and be prepared to dance! Tuesdays at 11AM resuming Fall 2016

Kids Lego Club

  • Build and create structures. We provide the legos. You provide the creativity! For ages 4 and up. First Wed of the month, October through April. 4:00-5:00 Drop in.

Wednesday Afternoon Matinee

  • Family movies shown monthly the second Wednesday of every month at 2 PM. Movies will be recent releases on DVD. Last one for the season will be April 12th. Drop in.

Together Time Tales!

  • For children in grades 2-3 & their parents
  • Families receive one copy of the book to read together.
  • Books available 2 weeks prior to meetings.
  • From October - June, first Monday of the month from 6:00-6:45 PM
  • Registration required email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 781-259-8465. WINTER 2017 GROUP FULL! PLEASE EMAIL OR CALL TO PUT YOUR NAME ON A WAITLIST.

Books and Bites (4-6 Grade Book Group)

  • For kids in grades 4-6 who like to read and want to talk about what they are reading! Books available two weeks prior to the meeting.
  • No registration necessary.
  • Snacks provided.
  • October - May on Thursdays from 3:30—4:15.

Middle Grade Book Share

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  • Are you in 7th and 8th grade and wondering what to read next? Join the library's Book Share Group! Discover new books based on other kids’ recommendations and to share what you’ve been reading.
  • Snacks provided.
  • No registration necessary.
  • Group will meet the last Monday of the month from Sept - May. No April session.
  • Contact Debbie Leopold at 781-259-8465 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Come Read to Lexie 

  • If your child struggles with reading or is hesitant to read aloud, please bring him or her to the library and let Lexie help.
  • Lexie is a member of Therapy Dog International and are trained to work as "Tail Waggin'" Tutors with children!
  • They'll listen to your child read and help to develop their reading confidence.
  • To make an appointment call the children's department at 781-259-8465

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Funding for programs provided by the Friends of the Lincoln Library

 

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