Lincoln Public Library

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

Children's Department


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

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Summer Reading 2018 is ALMOST HERE!!!

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Festivities begin on June 19th from 3:30 - 5:00 with our ever popular Kick-Off Party!

Children are invited to the  library for face painting, balloon sculpting (balloons for ages 3+), crafts, a raffle, make-your-own sundaes, and a Magic Show by Ed Popielarczyk at 4PM. Also, pick up reading challenge forms!








Recurring Programs Throughout the Year

edSing-Along with Ed Morgan!

  • Come join us the first Friday of every month (during the school year) at 3:30 pm for singing and dancing for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.No registration necessary. Summer 2018 dates are Fri, July 20 and Fri, August 24 at 10:30 am.

 Lapsit Storytime

  • Story/activity program for infants to 24 months using simple books, nursery and bouncing rhymes, music, and puppetry. Next session begins Fall 2018. 

Read Sing Play!

  • Interactive story/activity program featuring stories, puppetry, music and movement for children ages 0-5. Begins Fall 2018. No registration necessary.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rock and Read Preschool Storytime

  • A lively story program that combines books, music, scarves, and shakers. Come prepared to dance! Every Tuesday at 11AM beginning Fall 2018. Recommended for ages 0-5. No registration necessary. 

Drop-In Playtime! 

  • This is a time for babies and toddlers with parents and caregivers to gather for an hour of free play. All toys will be provided by the library.
  • Thursdays from July 12 - Aug 23 at 10am

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. (Summer dates: Wed, July 11 and Wed, Aug 1 from 4-5pm

Wednesday Afternoon Matinee

  • Family movies shown monthly the second Wednesday of every month from October through April at 2 PM. Movies will be recent releases on DVD. 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. Please email or call to register for the Fall 2018 session. 

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.
  • Contact Debbie Leopold at 781-259-8465 x4 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 Pets and People and is 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 x4.










Funding for programs provided by the Friends of the Lincoln Library


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