City of Lincoln
2018 Media Releases
- January 2, 2018
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Pete the Cat to Visit Lincoln City Libraries in January
Beloved children's book character Pete the Cat will make several appearances at Lincoln City Libraries in January. These events are free and no registration is required. Children can meet Pete the Cat, receive stickers and bookmarks, and participate in craft and coloring activities. The schedule is as follows:
- Sunday, January 7, Eiseley Branch, 1530 Superior St., 1 to 1:30 p.m.
- Monday, January 8, Anderson Branch, 3635 Touzalin Ave., 10:30 to 11 a.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.
- Tuesday, January 9, Bethany Branch, 1810 N. Cotner Blvd., 10:30 to 11 a.m.
- Tuesday, January 9, Eiseley Branch, 7 to 7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, January 10, South Branch, 2675 South St., 10:30 to 11a.m. and 2 to 2:30 p.m.
- Thursday, January 11, Gere Branch, 2400 S. 56th St., 10 to 11 a.m.
- Friday, January 12, Lied Bookmobile, Hamlow Elementary, 14541, Castlewood St. Waverly, NE, southwest parking lot, 3:15 to 5 p.m. (weather permitting)
- Saturday, January 13, Walt Branch, 6701 S. 14th St., 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
- Sunday, January 14, Bennett Martin Public Library, 136 S. 14th St., 4 to 5 p.m.
The visits are scheduled to welcome children back to Library Learning Times after the December break. The events also promote the Winter Reading Challenge, in which Lincoln is competing with 100 other communities for $10,000 to be used to support the library's Begin with Books program. The program provides free, high quality books to young, low-income children through their doctor's offices.
For more information about LCL, visit lincolnlibraries.org.