Upcoming Events


 Wednesday, April 19th

at 7:00 p.m.

Debra Ann Miller presents

“Mrs. Lincoln’s Salon” 



For Kids–Special Guests

Wednesday, March 1 at 10:45 a.m.

Cat in the Hat reads Horton Hears a Who during Story Time in the  library’s Community Room.


Wednesday, April 12 at 10:45 a.m.

Leah Miller, Educator/University of Illinois Extension, will present a short program on growing plants during Story Time.


Douglas-Hart Nature Center returns in May and July for special programs for children. Details to follow.




Book Club Selection for March 2017:  
  Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger



Our club meets first Thursday of every month at 5:30 p.m. New members are always welcome to attend. See the reading list for 2017 by

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Click on the Zinio icon to the left to create an account using a Lawrence Public Library  card barcode.   Patrons will need an email address and a password to create an account or to login.  Magazines may be read on a mobile device (by downloading a Zinio app) or by reading immediately in the browser on a personal computer.  

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