September 2, 2014
The Lexington Public Library's Monday Afternoon Book Club is meeting on Monday, September 8 at 3:00 p.m. to discuss "The Postmistress" by Sarah Blake. Join the group to hear a lively discussion of "The Postmistress," then read the book for October, "Love Anthony" by Lisa Genova so you can share your opinions and ideas.
The Dawson County Children's Museum will present the program "G'day Mates: Australia--Land Down-Under" at the library on Saturday morning, September 13 from 10:00 to 11:30. Children and their caregivers are invited to learn about the only country that is a continent--their unusual animals, food, sayings, and great people; and create Aboriginal art and boomerangs.
The Friends of the Library will meet on Monday, September 15 at 4:30. Come find out what is planned for this fall and support your library!
Our next Family Night is Monday, September 22. Join us for an evening of "Funky Beatz for kids," information about eating right, and a great snack. Children and their parents are invited to this exciting and informative evening on Monday, September 22 at 7:00 p.m.
Welcome to Lexington, NE Public Library On-line. Our library has a collection of more than 30,000 volumes and offers a wide range of services including a children's story hour, computer and Internet access for public use, cake pans, area newspapers, young adult activities, children's activities, and an ongoing used book sale. Tax forms and assistance during tax season.
The Lexington Public Library, supported by tax funds and enhanced by private contributions, provides access to information to people of all ages and backgrounds.
E-Books! Patrons who have a library card from Lexington Public Library, can check out eBooks by accessing Overdrive. Audiobooks, eBooks and more for your computer, cell phone, iPod, Ipad, eBook reader and the Kindle. Check the Overdrive Device Resource Center for more compatibility information. Checking out audio books or eBooks using Overdrive is a free service of the Lexington Public Library.
*Please note that we have found that the browser Internet Explorer will not work for Overdrive. Mozilla Firefox is the browser of choice.
In the book Don’t Go by Lisa Scottoline, Dr. Mike Scanlon provides a vital component of the 556th Forward Surgical Team stationed in Afghanistan. He is the lone podiatrist on the team, whose skill as a surgeon has saved the life and limb of many American soldiers. But Afghanistan is a country in turmoil and Mike and his wife Chloe are praying that he can avoid the constant dangers and return home safely.