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 March 30:
The Library will be closed Sunday, April 5, for the Easter holiday. We will re-open Monday, April 6 at 9:00 a.m. Have a wonderful Easter!
Paint a Masterpiece! Children from preschool through 5th grade are invited to Paint a Masterpiece at the Lexington Public Library on Saturday, April 11 between 10 am and 11:30 am. Sue Hart will be here to teach techniques and history. You will learn about master artists and create your own masterpiece. Come and join the fun! This program is sponsored by the Lexington Community Foundation and the Dawson County Children's Museum.
The next meeting of the Monday Afternoon Book Club has been rescheduled to Monday, April 13 at 3:00 pm. We will meet to discuss "No time on my hands" by Grace Snyder. You are invited to join us for a lively discussion about this book and life in Nebraska.
Help us celebrate the Unlimited Possibilities of our library during National Library Week, April 12-18. Stop by the library to learn about all the that your library has to offer in programming, services, and materials. The library will be serving coffee, tea and cookies on Thursday, April 16 to show appreciation for all our great library patrons. There will also be a library program at 7:00 pm on Thursday, April 16. Dana and Susan Robinson will be performing songs of rural America and old time mountain music.