Sunday, August 18, 2019

Teen Advisory Board - Apply at the Library

Applications to join the Lincoln Carnegie Library Teen Advisory Board can be picked up at the front desk of the Library. Students in grades 7 through 12 are eligible to apply. The Teen Advisory Board helps with Summer Programming, Teen Programming and provides input on Library programming and Young Adult book selection.

Lincoln Carnegie Library Teen Advisory Board

Miss you Jessica!!

Thanks to summer intern Jessica Loera for all your help with programming and summer storytimes! The kids miss you and so do we!!! Thanks to Fort Hays State University and the Dane G. Hansen Student Internship Program for bringing Jessica to our Library.

Monday, July 29, 2019

Library without phone service

The Library is without phone service until Wednesday, July 31st. Sorry for the inconvenience. You can reach us at

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Star Splatter T-Shirts

Lots of T-Shirts were made at the Library on Thursday, July 11th. Thanks to Ramie from the Sylvan Grove Public Library for this fun idea!

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Smoky Hills- Danica Uhl and the Cat in the Hat Space

Thank you Danica Uhl with Smoky Hills for coming out and helping us learn more about space! The kids got to make their own rocket ships and take home the book Danica read, The Cat in the Hat's: "There's no place like Space!"

Monday, July 15, 2019

Chris Rippel- Aliens & Extraterrestrials

Thank you Chris Rippel for coming to the Library and doing the programs on aliens, extraterrestrials and exoplanets. Fun for the kids and great information for adults.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Teddy Bear Check-Up/Parent & Caregiver "Stop the Bleed"

Thank you to David and the Health Department personnel for coming and presenting "Stop the Bleed" and "Teddy Bear check-up" Everyone learned a lot and the kids had a great time caring and learning the basic skills for their health!

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Change of Date for August Library Board Meeting

The August meeting of the Lincoln Carnegie Library Board of Directors has been changed to Tuesday, August 20 at 5:15 in the downstairs meeting room of the Library. All Library Board meetings are open to the public.

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Smoky Hills Public Television presents The Cat in the Hat

Danica Uhl from Smoky Hills Public Television is always a crowd favorite. This year she will be presenting a Cat in the Hat Space Themed Program that will be fun for all ages. (Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver age 14+).

Thursday, June 20, 2019

SPACE CAMP - Thursday, June 27th

Free program geared for ages 7 to 12 - Everyone is welcome - no registration required.
(Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver age 14+)

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Aliens & Extraterrestrials are Coming - Thursday June 20th

Free Program presented by former Central Kansas Library Consultant Chris Rippel.
All ages are welcome (Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver age 14+).

Informative Program on Exoplanets

A program for adults, teens and older school age children.

Former Central Kansas Library Consultant, Chris Rippel will present an educational program on the search for planets outside of our universe (exoplanets). He will demonstrate how to use the web-site Zooniverse to use real data from the TESS space telescope to find more planets.

Finding planets around other stars is the first step in finding planets with life.

After the presentation, you will be able to use any internet-linked computer to look for more planets yourself.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Glow in the Dark Party - Saturday, June 15th

Ever wonder what happens at the Library after dark? Come find out as we dim the lights for this Starry Night Glow in the Dark Party. Fun for all ages. Free - No registration required.
Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver age 14+

Change of Date - Library Board Meeting

The board meeting of the Library Board of Directors has been changed to Wednesday, June 15th at 5:15 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room. All meetings are open to the public.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Wednesday Morning Storytimes for Birth-Kindergarten

Wednesday morning storytimes will be held in June and July
at 10:00 in the Library basement.
Storytime is geared for ages birth-kindergarten, older siblings are welcome. 

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Kansas City Magician Eric Vaughn to Entertain and Amuse - Thursday, June 6th

Free Program for All Ages
(Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver age 14+)