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Special Events

April 21, 2014 by pjorgensen

Be sure to also keep an eye on these special events for teens, special Storytimes, and Programs and Events for everyone!

Stuffed Animal Tea PartyStuffed Animal Tea Party
Monday, April 7, 2014
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
South Branch Library
For preschool age children (part of South's Storytimes for Families)
Bring your favorite stuffed animal or doll for a special tea party at the library. After the tea party there will be a party themed storytime!

Lego SundaysLego Sundays
Third Sunday of every month, through May, 2014
(Fourth Sunday in April)
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Eiseley Branch Library
For all ages
Sundays just got a lot more fun! Now in addition to reading, Wifi and homework, we have Lego Sundays at the library! The third Sunday of every month (fourth Sunday in April) will be devoted to Legos! Each month we'll have a new theme to build, whether it is the pyramids and ziggurats or a new city on the Moon. This program is free and open to youth, young adults and their parents.


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Read to a Dog at the Library!

March 11, 2014 by pjorgensen

Photo of dogs and booksLocal therapy dog organization, Healing Heart Therapy Dogs, provides this wonderful opportunity for children ages 6 to 12 who have experienced reading difficulties or who just need to practice their reading. Therapy teams are partnered with children who polish their skills by reading aloud to a dog. Children read to dogs in 20-minute shifts, once a week for six weeks.

Beginning the week of March 17, children may read to a dog
at the locations and times listed. Pre-registration is required; see the contact information below to register.

Anderson Branch Library
3635 Touzalin Avenue
Saturdays, 3:00-5:00; contact Shirley at 402-641-6142 (evenings only) or

Eiseley Branch Library
1530 Superior Street
Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30; contact Dan at 402-730-5274 or

Gere Branch Library
2400 S. 56th Street
Mondays, 5:30-7:30; contact Mimi at 402-217-9019

Healing Heart Dogs - logoSouth Branch Library
2675 South Street
Thursdays, 5:30-7:30; contact Jayne at

Walt Branch Library
6701 S. 14th Street
Saturdays, 2:00-4:00; contact Angela at

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Great Web Sites for Kids

January 13, 2014 by pjorgensen
Amazing Science and Math Homework Help Kids Searching Preschool Fun Together Time

Great Web Sites for Kids

Children's Literature on the Web Interesting People and Places Safety and Health
Creatures of All Kinds Kids Create

Amazing Science and Math

Children's Literature on the Web Creatures of All Kinds Homework Help Interesting People and Places Kids Searching Safety and Health Preschool Fun Together Time - Sites for kids to visit with parents Kids Create

Please note: The presence of a link on this site does not constitute an endorsement by Lincoln City Libraries. Be advised that not all sources on the Internet provide accurate, complete or current information. Users should carefully judge the worth of these sources of information as they would any other resource. Just as libraries do not vouch for or endorse the viewpoints of written material in their collections, they do not do so for electronic information. Web sites may change or disappear without notice. Lincoln City Libraries is not responsible for the content of external sites linked to its Web site.

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Good Books

November 06, 2013 by pjorgensen

Other Recommended Books:

LCL logomeans the list was compiled by Lincoln City Libraries staff.

Award Winners
For Babies and Toddlers
The New BabyThe New Baby
Authors for ToddlersAuthors for Toddlers
Read to Your Baby!Read to Your Baby!
Read to Your Baby!Leale A Su Bebé!
Early Reading
Learning to ReadLearning to Read
There's No Place Like HomeThere's No Place Like Home
I'm Going to Kindergarten!I’m Going to Kindergarten!
Other Booklists
Books About Life Changes100 Best Picture Books
Books About Life ChangesBooks About Life Changes
Stories Without WordsCatch the Reading Bug - 2008
Tough Topics for FamiliesChildren’s Illustrators and Authors with Nebraska Connections
Cinderella StoriesCinderella Stories
Tough Topics for FamiliesClassic Children's Stories
If You Like the Harry Potter SeriesIf You Like the Harry Potter series...
Stories Without WordsStories Without Words
Tough Topics for FamiliesTough Topics for Families
Tough Topics for FamiliesWorks for Children by Nebraska Authors
Multicultural Booklists
African American Picture BooksAfrican American Picture Books
African American Books for Older ChildrenAfrican American Books for Older Children
All the Children of the WorldAll the Children of the World
Asian Youth BooklistAsian Youth Booklist
Hispanic Youth BooklistHispanic Youth Booklist
Native American Youth BooklistNative American Youth Booklist
The Refugee ExperienceThe Refugee Experience
Books for Giving
(These lists may include books for older readers and adults as well)
Good Books to Give as Gifts, 2013Good Books to Give as Gifts, 2013
Good Books for Giving, 2012Great Books for Giving, 2012 (slideshow)
Good Books for Giving, 2010Good Youth Books for Gifts, 2010
Great Books to Give as Gifts, 2009Great Books to Give as Gifts, 2009
Good Books for Giving, 2008Good Youth Books for Gifts, 2008
Books for Every HomeBooks for Every Home
Booklists from Other Libraries
(Lincoln City Libraries may not own all books in these lists)

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SIRS Discoverer

September 17, 2013 by Webmaster
SIRS DiscovererSIRS Discoverer is an interactive tool covering a wide range of subjects for grades 1 through 8.

If you are outside the library, click the button below to access SIRS Discoverer. You will be asked to enter your library card number; you will need to enter all fourteen digits with no spaces.

SIRS Discoverer

If you are using a Lincoln City Libraries computer, click the button below to access SIRS Discoverer. Login is automatic on computers located in Lincoln City Libraries.

SIRS Discoverer


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