Welcome to Lexington, NE Public Library On-line. Our library has a collection of more than 30,000 volumes and offers a wide range of services including a children's story hour, computer and Internet access for public use, cake pans, area newspapers, young adult activities, children's activities, and an ongoing used book sale. Tax forms and assistance during tax season.
The Lexington Public Library, supported by tax funds and enhanced by private contributions, provides access to information to people of all ages and backgrounds.
The mission of the Lexington Public Library is to extend quality service to area residents. Quality service encompasses current resources and relevant, innovative programming which will enhance lifelong learning and enjoyment and which will empower our citizens to be responsible and successful members of the world community.
The training will kick off with a special event on Thursday, March 5 at 3:00 pm.
Where will you go to find money for college? Money for a home? Money for retirement?
Lexington Public Library has resources to help you find answers. We offer books, DVDs, magazines and online resources to help you make better decisions about your money.
During the months of March and April the Library will be offering a course on financial education targeted at those nearing or in retirement. Take advantage of free, unbiased resources and sign up for our 4 week online curriculum to help you make better decisions about your money and make it last through retirement. The training will kick off with a special event on Thursday, March 5th at 3:00 pm. The following four weeks will consist of participants completing the online curriculum.
Do You Need Tax Assistance?
Volunteer workers will be doing taxes in the meeting room at the Lexington Public Library.
VITA will be at the library again this year to help you with your income tax forms. They will begin Saturday, January 31 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The VITA schedule will be Saturdays, January 31 and February 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Tuesdays, February 3, 10, 17 and 24 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Happenings for the week of February 23:
VITA is at the library again this year to help you with your income tax forms. The VITA schedule will be Saturdays, February 28 and March 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Tuesdays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
In support of the Lexington Food Pantry, the Lexington Public Library will be offering a Food for Fines opportunity in February. For each can of food or other non-perishable food item brought to the library, $1.00 can be taken off your library fine. This does not apply to lost items. So, search your closets, your cars, and under your beds, find those lost books and return them to the library with canned goods during Foods for Fines February. Let’s see how many cans of food we can donate to the Food Pantry! For those in the community who would like to make a donation to the Lexington Food Pantry, the library will also have a donation box available near the check-out desk during the month of February.
Plan to clap your hands and stamp your feet. The library will host a country music program in March. Crab Grass Country is coming to town for an afternoon of your favorite country tunes. Circle this date on your calendar …Sunday, March 8 at 2:00 pm, so you won’t miss this concert. The Crab Grass Country concert is funded by the Lexington Library Memorial Fund and the Lexington Community Foundation.