Lincoln Library

Lincoln's library encourages children to read

Dear News Messenger and (reporter) Carol Percy, As a parent, reader, writer, dog lover and member of the Friends of the Lincoln Library, thank you for your wonderful article ( ...

Part Five - Lincoln’s Postmistress

This is part five of a five-part series on how Kitty Maitland Fleming arrived in Lincoln. The family story begins in London and Glasgow, moves to Sydney, Australia, and reache ...

“Paws” draws kids to library

There was nary a yip or a bark as the seven well-behaved canines trooped into the Lincoln library July 9 amid a crowd of excited youngsters. As part of the summer “Paws to R ...

Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest

The countdown to the July 26 contest entry deadline has begun. The 10th annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest is in its final month. Poets are invited to submit a maximum of thr ...

Library to be open Friday in the summer

I’m glad to see the library getting publicity through letters to the editor. However, I did not say the Friends kept the library open an extra three “days” a week ...

Library staff and community join together for Dr. Seuss celebration

Dear Lincoln News Messenger,      The Lincoln Public Library at Twelve Bridges celebrated “Grab Your Hat and Read With the Cat” on March 8. Th ...

Poets wanted for Voices of Lincoln

                There are only 58 days left to submit entries for the ninth annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest. Poets can  submit ...

Girl Scouts shine at Lincoln Library

  Lincoln Public Library at Twelve Bridges staff and Friends of the Lincoln Library thank Girl Scouts Troop No. 1900 Paisley Specht, Haleigh-Rose Specht, Charlie Salazar, Ava ...

Food for Fines to Support Salt Mine

  The Salt Mine and the Lincoln Library are partnering again this year for the month of April to celebrate National Library Week with our Food for Fines program to help suppo ...