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Holiday Closing
Lincoln City Libraries will be closed Easter Sunday, April 5.

Annual Report
2012-13 Annual ReportThe Library's Annual Report for 2013-14 is now available.

Are looking for information about volunteering at the library this summer? The forms will be available April 15th, the day teens can sign up for a volunteer position. Forms are already available at your local library.

Annual Adult Spelling Bee
Annual Adult Spelling BeeThe Nebraska Literary Heritage Association will present its 31st Annual Adult Spelling Bee in support of the Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors, Thursday, April 23, 7:00 PM at the Single Barrel, 10th and P Streets. The cost to attend is $15 for adults, $5 for students. To participate as a speller, the entry fee is $30. Space is limited to the first 25 contestants, so act fast!

Musical Glasses

Musical GlassesFriday, April 3, 2015
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Bennett Martin Public Library
For all ages
Musical Glasses: Learn to play musical glasses as you explore the science behind making music with a glass, water and fingers. Drop in to the Polley Music Library for this hands-on activity.

Upcoming Computer Classes
Computer KeyboardHere are the next few computer classes scheduled. Please watch for the schedule of additional new classes on our Programs and Events page!

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
South Branch Library
Internet Searching Techniques (Internet II): A course on using the Internet for users who have some knowledge of searching. To enroll, please call 402-441-8570, or sign up at South Branch Library.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
South Branch Library
Introduction to Microsoft Excel: A course on learning how to get started with spreadsheet software. Students in this class will learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel, including how to enter text and numbers, and set up a spreadsheet. To enroll, please call 402-441-8570, or sign up at South Branch Library.

Tuesday Tech Tutors
Need an introduction to computers or help getting started with e-mail, Word or Excel, downloading digital library books to your device, or searching library databases? Our Tuesday Tech Tutor program will provide customized assistance to meet your technology needs. Sessions are available on Tuesdays from 3-5 p.m. at Bennett Martin Public Library. Contact staff by the preceding Sunday to reserve your session.

Slow Flow Yoga
YogaWednesday, April 1 - June 24, 2015
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Gere Branch Library
For adults
Slow Flow Yoga: Combining proper alignment with sun salutations and gentle transitions between poses, Slow Flow is designed for beginners and practitioners of all levels. This class will help you release stress and discover balance and harmony at the end of your work day. Plan to arrive a bit early with a yoga mat, towel or blanket, and remember to wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing.

"Puppy Pals" Antibullying Program
Puppy Pals antibullying programRESPECT, an educational theater group from Omaha will present a short play focused on helping preschoolers learn to help others, identify their emotions, and respect other people and animals. The play will be presented at selected preschool storytimes in April.

Income Tax Assistance
Income Tax AssistanceFree Community Tax Preparation, sponsored and staffed by VITA and AARP trained volunteers, is available at some Lincoln City Libraries. Schedule and locations are available here.

Resource of the Month
HeritageQuest Online

Our Featured Resource for April is HeritageQuest Online, which provides a wealth of resources for genealogical resource, including content from Ancestry.

Welcome to Lincoln City Libraries
Welcome to Lincoln City LibrariesOur new Welcome to Lincoln City Libraries videos, available in a variety of languages, provide an overview of the services we offer!

Books, Movies and More
Check out these new booklists - part of our Books, Movies & More subscribable newsletter service! Or, click here to jump straight to our sign-up page and start receiving library newsletters by e-mail!

DearReader: Online Book Clubs by E-mail
Online Book Clubs Join any of our eleven online book clubs and receive chapters in your e-mail each weekday.

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Lincoln City Libraries Search Widget
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Lincoln Cares
Lincoln Cares About Parks, Libraries and Older AdultsYou can help support the Library through the Lincoln Cares program. Enroll today at or call 402-475-4211. Thank you for your support of parks, libraries and older adults in our community!

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