Holiday Closing

On Monday, January 21, Lincoln Library will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

View the complete 2019 Lincoln Library holiday closing schedule here.

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Scroll through the next 30 days below or find out what's happening by visiting our online calendar.


Saturday, January 26 -- 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

All ages are invited to discover the ethnic diversity of Springfield through storytelling, performances and a variety of activities. Below are just few highlights:

Hall of Countries 11a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kids Creativity Workshop 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
Expand creativity and imagination through 30-minute activities and games. New activities each session.

Kids Crafts
In Youth Services until supplies run out.

Community Art Project
11a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Use SelectReads to view lists of our newest additions broken down into different genres. If you want the list automatically sent to your email every month then sign up to receive the monthly newsletters.  All items in the newsletters are linked to the library online catalog for quick searching and placing items on hold.

Newsletters available include:
Quick Picks - Creates a list of items from the entire collection based on your genre choice. New Titles - Choose a genre and get a list of items new to the library in the last 30 days. MySelectReads and Author Spotlight allow you to choose a subject or author and get updates when new items by that author or about that subject are added to collection.


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New @ the Library...
Come into the library and browse the display shelves or search the catalog to find our latest additions.
Below are some of the titles added this month or click here to view a complete list of new items.

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