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 Lexington Public Library will be closed Sunday, September 4 and Monday, September 5 for the Labor Day holiday. We will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 3 and we will reopen at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 6. We hope you have a safe and fun weekend.
Novel Stitchers meets on Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m. If you enjoy stitching--knitting, crocheting, quilting, cross stitch, needlepoint, or have another portable stitching project--join us at the library for two hours of stitching and visiting. We will meet on Tuesdays, August 30 and September 6, 13, 20, and 27 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the Lexington Public Library Board Room. We would love to have you join us.
The Lexington Public Library has borrowed a die cutting machine from the Central Plains Library System for the month of August. This set includes more than 100 dies including upper and lower case alphabets, bookmarks and borders. For a complete list of dies go to http://libraries.ne.gov/cpls/ , choose “Cutting Machines,” and then “Machine #2 Die List.”
The Lexington Public Library’s Speakers and Stories series continues with “Innovation in Education” on Thursday, August 25 at 7 p.m. Join us as we take a look at what innovation looks like in education. Learn how educators are promoting new and creative ways to prepare our students for the 21st century. We look forward to seeing you at the library.
Teens and Adults, you still have time to complete your Summer Reading score cards. They need to be turned in before Tuesday, September 6.
Storytime at the Lexington Public Library is scheduled for Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. this fall. Beginning on Wednesday, September 7 at 10:30 a.m. pre-readers and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities.
The Lexington Public Library’s Monday Afternoon Book Club will meet on Monday, September 12 at 3:00 p.m. This month we are discussing “It’s you” by Jane Porter. Pick up a copy of the book a join us for a lively discussion.