The Lexington Public Library’s Monday Afternoon Book Club will meet on Monday, October 8 at 3:00 p.m. to discuss “Pretending to dance” by Diane Chamberlain. Pick up a copy of the book at the Library, read it, and join us for a lively discussion.
Mark your Calendar! The next Booked for Lunch is Thursday, October 11 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Lexington Public Library. Our presenter is Nebraska author, Barbara Mohrman. She will be talking about her novel “The dust-covered days of Dorie Archer.” This is “Dorie’s gripping story of the everyday activities of a Nebraska girl and her family during the Dust Bowl as they struggled to survive the enormous challenges of one of the most trying times in Nebraska history.” We begin serving lunch at 11:30; Mohrman’s presentation begins at noon. Let us know if you can attend; visit the Library or call 308-324-2151. This program is sponsored by the Lexington Public Library, the Friends of the Library, the Lexington Public Library Memorial Fund, the Emerson Fund, and the Lexington Community Foundation.
The Lexington Public Library has borrowed another set of Accu-cut dies to use with our cutting machines during the month of September. The set includes an alphabet, bookmarks, and a wide variety of other medium and large dies. You are invited to bring your paper and use the Accu-cut machines and dies for decorating and crafting purposes.
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, September 25 and October 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the Lexington Public Library Board Room. We would love to have you join us.
Lap Sit/Storytime for children, ages birth to five years, meets each Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. This program will continue to be offered every Wednesday, when Lexington Schools are in session. Each Lap Sit/Storytime offers an educational experience for children with stories, songs, activities, and simple crafts.
The Lexington Public Library Book Sale keeps growing. There are hundreds of books to choose from. Hardback books are $1.00 each, all other items are $0.50. Now is the time to stock up on books!
Check out the new display by the front door of the Lexington Public Library. Each month we will feature a non-profit agency. Our agency for August is the United Way. Drop by and find out more about this important Lexington organization.