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Meditation for Spriritual Awareness
Join Andrea Aschenbrenner on April 15th at 6:30 PM as she teaches a technique of meditation on the inner light meditationthat will not only enhance your physical, mental and emotional well being, but truly transform your spiritual journey to one of peace, love, and light. Andrea has been a long time meditator and regularly offers workshops on meditation. Please call 401-333-2422 ext. 17 to register – space is limited.




Heritage Balletballerina
The Heritage Ballet is coming to Lincoln Public Library on Friday, April 18th at 10:00 AM to host a fun class for children ages 3-8. Through the use of games, stories, and songs that teach rhythm, coordination, balance and basic ballet steps, children will explore movement in a fun, creative and imaginative environment. Basic ballet skills, terminology, rhythm and coordination will be taught and practiced through creative movement, music, and mime. Children will also be learning basic dance class etiquette. Call or visit the Children's Room with questions or to register for Ms. Kasha’s creative movement and ballet class at the Library!



Small Vegetable Gardens
Sharon Clingham and Lynne Farr will present Small Vegetable Gardens on Wednesday, April 23rd from 6:00-7:00 PM at the Lincoln Public Library. Clingham and Farr, both Master tomatoGardeners, will explain how to start, maintain, and expand a bountiful vegetable garden in small, manageable spaces. This presentation will give you all the information you need to get started so plan to come and be inspired to start your own small vegetable garden!


Law Lectures: Wills, Trusts, and Estates
The Lincoln Public Library will host a series of lectures by local attorney Robert Oster on Wills, Trusts, and Estates on April 9th, April 16th and April 30th in the Louisquisett room at 6:30 PM.  Each lecture will run for about 1 hour. 

On April 9th, the topic will be Trusts and the use of trusts in estate willplanning; living trusts, inter vivos trusts, revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts, family trusts, and purpose trusts will be discussed.

On April 16th, the topic will be Estate Planning and the use of wills, trusts, and other legal documents to facilitate estate planning.

On April 30th, the topic will be Powers of Attorney, medical, financial and general.

These seminars assume no specific knowledge of the subject matter and all levels are invited and encouraged to attend.  A question and answer session will follow each lecture. Please call the reference department of the library at 333-2422 ex.17 to register.




Friends of the Lincoln Library Spring Fundraiser
Our organization needs your help. For every purchase made on this site Flower Power Fundraising will give 50% back to Friends of the Lincoln Public Library. Help the library by buying bulbs for your garden!



Friday Flicks
Not sure what to do on a Friday morning? How about a movie? Join us at The Lincoln Public Library on Friday, April 25th at 10:00 AM fora non-fiction drama starring Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, and Colin Farrell.

When Walt Disney's daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers' "Mary Poppins," he made them a promise--one that he didn't realize would take 20 years to keep. In his quest to obtain the rights, Walt comes up against a Saving Mr. Bankscurmudgeonly, uncompromising writer who has absolutely no intention of letting her beloved magical nanny get mauled by the Hollywood machine. But, as the books stop selling and money grows short, Travers reluctantly agrees to go to Los Angeles to hear Disney's plans for the adaptation. For those two short weeks in 1961, Walt Disney pulls out all the stops. Armed with imaginative storyboards and chirpy songs from the talented Sherman brothers, Walt launches an all-out onslaught on P.L. Travers, but the prickly author doesn't budge. He soon begins to watch helplessly as Travers becomes increasingly immovable and the rights begin to move further away from his grasp. It is only when he reaches into his own childhood that Walt discovers the truth about the ghosts that haunt her, and together they set Mary Poppins free to ultimately make one of the most endearing films in cinematic history.





Zinio Is Here! Access Full-Text Magazines Online Now
The Lincoln Public Library is offering its patrons access to Zinio. If you have a Lincoln Public Library card, you can access over 40 magazines from your internet enabled device. Get started now!





Book DiscussionAn Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11-Year-Old Panhandler, a Busy Sales Executive, and an Unlikely Meeting with Destiny
The Lincoln Public Library hosts a book discussion group that meets on the last Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM in the Program Room. All are welcome to attend. On April 24th, we will be discussing An Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11-Year-Old Panhandler, a Busy Sales Executive, and an Unlikely Meeting with Destiny by Laura Schroff.

The story of a lifelong friendship between a busy sales executive and a disadvantaged young boy, and how both of their lives were changed by what began as one small gesture of kindness.



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