The Annual Book Sale held by the Foundation for Lincoln City Libraries will be held Wednesday-Sunday, October 1-5, at the Lancaster Event Center, 4100 N. 84th Street.
- Wednesday 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. (Pre-Sale; $40 admission if pre-registered or $50 at the door; $35 for Friends of Lincoln City Libraries members)
- Thursday and Friday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
- Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
This fall, a popular program returns to Lincoln City Libraries: an opportunity for children ages 6 to 12 who are experiencing reading difficulties, or who just need to practice their reading, to read aloud to a dog.
Stop in at the Bennett Martin Public Library through Friday, September 26th, to have your picture taken in observance of Banned Books Week 2014!
Need a Break? Join us Friday, September 26, 6:15 to 8:00 p.m. at Walt Branch Library for our Library Mom's Night Out Program (LMNOP), an after-hours, child-free gathering where you can socialize, learn something new and take time for yourself. This month's program: Put a Change in Your Step - A Shoe Re-Do demonstration by Mary Schomer. Childcare will not be provided at this event. For adults.
The selected title for this year's One Book-One Lincoln community reading program is The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman.
Watch the annual "One Book - One Lincoln" discussion on 5 City-TV's "City Focus," hosted by Diane Gonzolas.
Our new Welcome to Lincoln City Libraries videos, available in a variety of languages, provide an overview of the services we offer!
Here is the schedule of upcoming computer classes at the Bennett Martin Public Library and South Branch Library for the current month. Please watch for the schedule of additional new classes on our Programs and Events page!
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
South Branch Library
Introduction to E-mail: A course on learning how to get started with the absolute basics of email, including etiquette, and basic security. To enroll, please call 402-441-8570, or sign up at the Circulation Desk.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Bennett Martin Public Library
Internet I: A course on learning the absolute basics for using the Internet - how to read the screens, and how to start searches. To enroll, please call 402-441-8530, or sign up at Bennett Martin Public Library.
Our Featured Resource for September is Homework HelpNow, which provides free homework help and online tutoring for grades 3-12 in the areas of math, English, science, and social studies.
Monday, September 15, 2014 to October 15, 2014
Walt Branch Library
For all ages
Hispanic Art and Cultural Artifacts: Join us during Hispanic Heritage Month for a display of artwork and personal cultural items from members of the local Hispanic community.
Bennett Martin Public Library and Eiseley, Gere and Walt Branches are hosting "Doorways" art pieces through October 1 as part of the Doorways to Hope public art project, a collaboration of Lincoln/Lancaster County Habitat for Humanity and the Hildegard Center for the Arts.
Have a quick question? Click the green "Ask a Question" tab at the far right side of your screen to open up a Reference Chat with one of our librarians during the libraries' open hours. Please be patient -- staff will respond, however they are often helping face-to-face customers at the same time!
- Monday-Thursday 10 AM-8 PM
- Friday-Saturday 10 AM-6 PM
- Sunday 12-8 PM
You can text us as well! Text 'lincoln1' to 66746.
These services are best suited for quick, simple questions. For more involved questions, please use our Ask a Librarian service.
You can download a Lincoln City Libraries Search Widget to allow access to Lincoln City Library's resources while surfing the Web. Versions for Firefox and Chrome are available!
Join any of our eleven online book clubs and receive chapters in your e-mail each weekday.
You can help support the Library through the Lincoln Cares program. Enroll today at https://app.les.com/Applications/_LCDonate/ or call 402-475-4211. Thank you for your support of parks, libraries and older adults in our community!