For a complete schedule of programs, visit lincolnpl.org.
The Library of Things
Beloved music cassettes in need of digitizing? Borrow a converter from the library. Need a portable Wi-Fi hotspot for an upcoming trip? Borrow one from the library. Want to measure energy use at home to see where you can save? Use the library’s Kill A Watt meter. Floppy disks found in your files? Find out what’s on them and save to a drive with the library’s USB floppy drive. These items and more are available for loan at the Lincoln Public Library.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Friday Morning Book Group: 9:30-11:30 a.m. March 16. This week: “The Six,” by Laura Thompson. Lively discussions of classics, popular books, fiction and nonfiction. Copies in various formats are available at the front desk. Coffee and refreshments served; new members and occasional drop-ins always welcome.

Read Sing Play!: 10:30-11 a.m. March 16. An interactive program featuring stories, puppetry, music, movement and more for children ages 0-5. Drop in.

Jazz Jam: 1-4:30 p.m. March 17. Grab your instrument, or your dancing shoes! Hear local musicians jam up a storm. Every third Saturday.

Lincoln Film Society Matinee: 3-5:30 p.m. March 19. All are welcome. Films to be announced.

Rock and Read Storytime: 11-11:30 a.m. March 20. A lively program combining books, music, scarves and shakers. Come prepared to dance. Drop-in every Tuesday at 11 a.m. Ages 0-6.

Coloring group for Adults: 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. March 21. Drop by our coloring table and relax for a little while. All materials will be provided by the library. Open to all ages 16+.

Knitting Group: 7-8:30 p.m. March 22. Knitters of all levels are welcome to drop in. Beginners are encouraged to contact Jen James at jenjames@gmail.com to find out what materials are required.

Woolly Mammoth Revival: 7-8:30 p.m. March 22. Justin Quinn of the “Woolly Mammoth Revive and Restore Project” at Harvard University, discusses this groundbreaking project. They aim to bring selected traits of the Woolly Mammoth back into our world by splicing elements of it into the DNA of a modern elephant. The subject of Ben Mezrich’s book, “Woolly: The True Story of the Quest to Revive One of History’s Most Iconic Extinct Creatures,” soon to be a major motion picture. This program is funded by The Friends of the Lincoln Public Library