Special Events

Press Conference with President Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln presenter, Robert Brugler, returns to the Lane Road Library as the famous 16th president to answer any questions from the press gallery. Pick from a list of 40+ prepared questions or bring your own to ask President Lincoln. Registration opens February 5th.

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Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Family Forts After Hours

Join us after the library has closed to build a fort with your family. Please bring your own building materials of blankets, sheets, pillows, etc. We will provide flashlights, a snack, and plenty of books for family fort reading! Registration as a family group is required and begins January 10.

All ages, Maximum of 10 family groups, 60 min.

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Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

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Marble Run Mania!

Experiment with different materials – straws, paper towel tubes, cardboard boxes, and marbles and try to create your own marble run. Learn about the laws of physics while also having fun! For grades K-5. Please note: some children might need parent or caregiver assistance. Registration is required and begins January 10.

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Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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Process Art for Preschoolers - Exploring with Paint!

Process-oriented art is open-ended and focuses on the exploration of the tools and materials rather than the end-product. This month, we will explore a variety of creative ways to use paint! Wear old clothes - it might get messy. For ages 3-6. Registration is required and begins December 26.

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Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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Downton Abbey Season 5 Premiere Party

Are you a Downton Abbey fan? Join us after hours at the library for scones, tea and the season 5 premiere of Downton Abbey on our big screen in the theater. Dress in costume and you’ll be entered in our raffle prize drawing.
Registration for this program is required and begins on December 8, 2013.

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Sunday, January 4, 2015 - 8:30pm to 11:00pm

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Feed Down Fines

Got fines? Got food? The UAPL will clear $1.00 of your fines for every canned or boxed food item that you donate to the Heart to Heart Food Pantry, up to a total of $10. Drop off your donations anytime between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room. Please check expiration dates in advance! Don’t have any fines but want to donate anyway? Bring your food items to us and we’ll be glad to get them delivered for you.

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Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

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