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Lincoln literature lovers' calendar; April 12-April 18, 2010 (Part One)


  Lincoln, NE community calendar for readers, writers,
 and book lovers.

This week in Lincoln, find activites for kids during Week of the Young Child, author book signings, and more!

And watch for Lincoln Literature Examiner's upcoming interview with Stephanie Grace Whitson, award winning author of the powerful new release Sixteen Brides.

Monday April 12

Tickle, Tickle!  10:30 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, SouthPointe Pavillions location.

Toddler Time  10:30-10:50 a.m. at Anderson Branch Library. For parents and children ages 18 to 36 months. 

Gere Books Talk  2:30-4:00 p.m. at Gere Branch Library. This week's presenter is Layne from the Eiseley branch library.

Storytime for elementary-aged children  4:15-5:00 p.m. at Williams Branch Library. Free of charge, no preregistration is necessary.

Educator Book Talk: New Teen Books  5 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5150 O Street.

It's a Pirate Party! (WOYC event)  6:30-7:30 p.m. at South Branch Library.

Puppet Show With Molly Esseks (WOYC event) 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Anderson Branch Library.


Mystery Monday Book Club  7 p.m. at Indigo Bridge Books.

Tuesday, April 13

Toddler Time  10-10:20 and 10:35-10:55 a.m. at Gere Branch Library (Please see this note about Gere's room capacity). For parents and children ages 18 to 36 months.

Toddler Time  10:30-10:50 a.m. at Walt Branch Library. For parents and their children ages 18 to 36 months.

Preschool Storytime  10:30-11:00 a.m. at Anderson, Walt and Gere Branch libraries (Please see this note about Gere's room capacity). For ages 3, 4, and 5.

Tea for Twosday (WOYC event) 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Bennett Martin Public Library.

Educator Book Talk: New Young Reader Books  5 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5150 O Street.

The Nebraska Literary Heritage Association's 26th Annual Adult Spelling Bee  7 p.m. at Brewsky's in the Haymarket. For more information please print off the following: 2010 Spelling Bee Entry Form.


Family Night at Walt Branch Library  Make-and-take crafts are available from 6:30-7:00 p.m., followed by a 7 p.m. storytime intended for children ages 3 to 6, with the whole family encouraged to attend together.

Fancy Nancy Dress Up Day (WOYC event) 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Eiseley Branch Library.

Preschool Storytime  7-7:30 p.m. at Eiseley Branch Library. For ages 3, 4, and 5.

Wednesday, April 14

Preschool Storytime  10:30-11:00 a.m. at Eiseley, South and Walt Branch Libraries. For ages 3, 4 and 5.

Toddler Time  10:30-10:50 a.m. at Walt Branch Library. For parents and their children ages 18 to 36 months.

Toddler Time  10:35-10:55 a.m. at Eiseley Branch Library. For parents and their children ages 18 to 36 months.

Preschool Storytime  2-2:30 p.m. at South Branch Library. For ages 3, 4, and 5.

Spring Educator Appreciation Event  4 p.m.  at Barnes & Noble, SouthPointe Pavillions location.

Chris Sayre (WOYC event)  6:30-7:15 p.m. at Gere Branch Library.

Graphic Novel Book Club  7 p.m. at Indigo Bridge Books.

Note: For part two of this week's calendar, please click here or use the link below.

Related Articles:

                Lincoln literature lovers' calendar; April 12-April 18, 2010 (Part Two)
               'Early Years Are Learning Years': Lincoln celebrates Week of the Young Child
 


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Comments

  • Tiffany 4 years ago

    Wow! I hadn't realized how many reading related events were going on in Lincoln! My daughter barely gets her head out of books, I'll have to let her know! ;D

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