Twelve Bridges Library

Friends invite public to share new ideas for involving community

The American Library Association met in Anaheim this past weekend for its annual convention. (Maybe next year in Lincoln?) One of the talks was on how libraries can ?engage their ...

I love you, brother dear, but you’re wrong about libraries

A few months ago, when I told my older brother, Bill, that I had joined Friends of the Lincoln Library, he seemed puzzled. “Why? Who needs a library full of dusty books when eve ...

School resource officer position could be cut

A youth services officer and Twelve Bridges Library funding were items revisited during Monday’s school committee meeting. The committee is a collaborative planning group betwe ...

Mother Goose stays with Friends

As long as Mother Goose on the Loose is run by the library, Friends of Lincoln Library plans to support the popular children’s program. That’s according to Friends president ...

Grand jury tours Lincoln library

Although Placer County Grand Jury members visited the Twelve Bridges Library last month, the watchdog organization is not investigating the library. That’s according to Ruth Brau ...

$109,023.31 not collected in library fines/fees

Twelve Bridges Library staff will try to collect $109,023.31 in fines, fees and lost items. That figure is a combination of the uncollected fees and fines since fiscal year 2007-20 ...

Library needs better signage, parking

I am new to Sun City so I am exploring all of the attractions in the area. The Lincoln library was of particular interest to me because of the design. When I tried to go into the b ...

Sierra College and school district to keep paying for library

Sierra College and the Western Placer Unified School District (WPUSD) will still chip in for Lincoln’s library expenses, even though hours have been reduced. That’s according t ...

'Friends' urge council to honor money stipulations

The Friends of the Lincoln Library understand there will be a special meeting of the City Council on Tuesday to discuss further budget cuts necessary to “balance the budget” fo ...

Library in trouble now

Residents will be without adequate library services as the city of Lincoln and its joint use partners face these difficult economic times. City Council instructed the library depar ...

Twelve Bridges library now closed Fridays

Library patrons will now have one less weekday to peruse bookshelves and check out DVDs for the weekend. Starting this week, the Twelve Bridges Library will be closed on Fridays. ...

Margaret Bell a strong advocate for Lincoln’s libraries

Name: Margaret Bell Age: 86 City: Citrus Heights Family: Margaret has one daughter, two sons, and two grandchildren Margaret Bell belongs to the Lincoln Poetry Club, which meet ...

Friends raise about $1,300 for library Saturday

Friends of the Lincoln Library raised about $1,300 at its “Let’s Do Lunch for our Libraries” last Saturday. That’s according to Friends volunteer Shirley Russell, who said ...

Petitions circulate around town to save library

Don’t be surprised if you see residents in front of the Twelve Bridges Library or walking in neighborhoods armed with petitions during the next week and a half. That’s because ...

Come to the library, check out the Wii

Thanks to a donation by the Friends of the Lincoln Library, the Lincoln Public Library recently purchased a Wii gaming system. Teen Advisory Group (TAG) members put together a pr ...