Twelve Bridges Library

Facts about the Dewey Decimal System

Is the summer reading program at the Lincoln Public Library at Twelve Bridges a success? Yes, indeed! There are 978 children enrolled (and reading). The Friends of the Lincoln Libr ...

Help library receive $5,000 by online voting

Did you read the June 28 Lincoln News Messenger article about Sierra College, funds due and our library (front page, ?Sierra College owes Lincoln $747,823?)? This is what the Place ...

City says grand jury's report inaccurate

Twelve Bridges Library partners operating payments: 2009/10 Western Placer Unified School District owed $111,016.45 and paid $111,016.45 Sierra College owed $184,415 and paid $184 ...

Happy 4th of July!

Did you find out who said, ?Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation? in our last column? Did you ask your bff (best friends fo ...

Grand Jury studies Twelve Bridges Library

Reduced staffing and hours at the Twelve Bridges Library, as well as a joint agreement between the city, school district and Sierra College were pinpointed in this year?s Placer Co ...

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 ...