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Bon Appetite collection for sale at Lincoln Library

A collection of 28 years of Bon Appetite magazines that feature events of the day and entertaining ideas and recipes is available and on display at the Twelve Bridges Library. Eac ...

Library could use tweaks

I’m new to using that fine facility (Twelve Bridges Library) but I think that access (especially for the handicapped) is very poor! I’m surprised that it meets the AD ...

Friends of the Lincoln Library holds holiday sale Saturday

Friends of the Lincoln Library members are helping holiday shoppers Saturday afternoon. The nonprofit group, which donates funds year-round to the library, will hold its ...

Twelve Bridges Library has award-winning design

Mr. Jonathan Houk, in his commentary that appeared in your Nov. 26 edition (page 4, “Design of library not good”) was critical of the design of Lincoln’s Twelve B ...

Resident doesn’t like library’s design

After seven years of living in Sun City Lincoln, I finally took the big step and obtained a library card. The first challenge I faced was access, not to the building but the parkin ...

Kids get hooked on a fish story at library

Last Saturday at the library, children grouped in twos and threes leaning forward, eager to hear the tale of a boy and his pet goldfish. Hosted by the Lincoln Library, the &ldquo ...

October means the oak trees are going nuts

You’d think it was Christmas Eve.  Tip tap.  Pitter pat.  Reindeer hooves pattering across the roof.  But no.  It’s October, not December a ...

Lincoln has great volunteers

This week’s Messenger (Oct. 15) had so many interesting articles and Carol Percy's photos were outstanding. Kudos to Rotary’s Book Buddies, ukulele musicians, beau ...

Teacher to add harassment-prevention strategy to classes

I am a third-grade teacher at First Street School. Every year, I pass out Lincoln Library application forms and library hours to my students. I encourage my students and their par ...

Quarterly book sale promises bargains and treasures Saturday

Saturday is a great time to get a jump on holiday shopping at the Twelve Bridges Library as the Friends of the Lincoln Library holds a special book sale with hundreds of books, CDs ...

Memorial Day -Museum of the Forgotten Warriors

I hope Lincoln News Messenger readers take it upon themselves to travel just a few miles north of Lincoln toward Marysville. Before reaching Marysville, the traveler turns east on ...

Dresser drawers The magazine, part one

It's an old, old dresser, belonging to my great-grandparents.  Old as it was, it seemed as if it had enough life left in it to allow the wood to grow back together, almos ...

High School Hi-jinks Part four - “buzzed”

It was the 1950s. If you don’t count cow eyeballs, most school days at Lincoln Union High School moved along pretty calmly, day after day.  Classes. Studies. ...

A children’s Christmas story The wooden horseman

It was Christmas! The ornaments were so happy! The sleepy loneliness of the rest of the year vanished as soon they were taken out of their tissue-filled boxes. They were thrilled ...

High school hi-jinks Part three – keeping us out of trouble

In all their efforts to keep us out of trouble, there were a few other questionable presentations, besides the marijuana movies.  There was even a movie dealing with pregnanc ...