General Info.

Library Hours:
Monday - Thursday
9 A.M. to 9 P.M.
Friday & Saturday
9 A.M. to 5 P.M.
Sunday
1 P.M. to 5 P.M.
Computers are turned off 15 min. before closing each day.

Holiday Closings

Preschool Times:

Preschool Story Time
(Ages 3-6) 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays during the school year;
Lapsit (Ages 0-36 months)
10:30 a.m. Wednesdays during the school year

Lexington Public Library
907 N. Washington
P.O. Box 778
Lexington, NE 68850
(308) 324-2151
(308) 324-2140 FAX

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Library Happenings

Mark Your Calendar:

The Cornhusker Community Book Drive began on Monday, March 17 at the Lexington Public Library. Donate new and gently used books for people of all ages. Books will be collected at the Lexington Public Library between March 17 - May 3.

Join the Lexington Public Library in celebrating National Library Week, April 13-19. Answer our trivia questions, enter the prize drawings, and look for books at out Nearly New Book Sale. Drop by the Library for coffee and cookies, Thursday, April 17, from 10 to 3 and Friday, April 18, from 10 to 4. Remember: Lives change @ your library.

Just a reminder: The Lexington Public Library will be closed Sunday, April 20, for Easter.

April 28 The Library will be hosting a Family Game Night for people of all ages in the Benthack Room at 7 p.m. We provide the games and snacks, you show up to join the fun.

On Sunday, May 4, at 2 p.m. the library will welcome classical guitarist Peter Fletcher. Peter made his New York Debut at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in February 2007, and returned in 2008, 2009 and 2010 to a completely sold out house. The 2013-14 concert season will be extremely busy with performances in Rockford, IL, Atlanta, GA and Asheville, NC--all part of a nationwide tour.

Book Club will meet on Monday, May 5, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. in the Lexington Public Library Board Room, discussing the book "Burn down the ground: a memoir" by Kambri Crews. Also, we will be making our book selections for next year. Make sure to attend and share your opinions and ideas.

Novels for Knitters and other Stitchers meets on Tuesdays at 3 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 Tuesday, April 15 in the Lexington Public Library Board Room. Our schedule for April is Tuesdays, April 15, 22, and 29, from 3 to 5 p.m. We would love to have you join us.

Storytime meets on Tuesdays in April at 10:30 a.m. Storytime features stories and crafts for preschoolers. You are invited to bring your preschoolers to join us on Tuesdays, April 15, 22, and 29 at 10:30 a.m. at the Lexington Public Library.

Lapsit meets on Wednesdays in April at 10:30 a.m. Join us Wednesdays, April 16, 23, and 30 for stories and activities especially for toddlers.

If you are interested in a 1 on 1 class for a Kindle, or I-Pad, call the library at 308 324-2151 or stop by the library and schedule an appointment.

See list for Foundation-sponsored events here.

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