Welcome to the Maxey Library
We are looking forward to our DINOmite Book Fair May 6-10 in the Maxey Library!!
Stay tuned to sign up to help with the fair!! We will also feature ART work by Maxey students for sale! Money from Art purchases go to the Lincoln Food Bank Backpack Program!! Join us to support the Lincoln Food Bank!!
Food Bank Backpack events: Envelopes go home ~April 3
Donations due ~April 26
Walk at East High at 10 a.m. ~April 27!!
Student Art display/sale~May 6-10 during the Book FAIR!!
May 6-10 Maxey Dinomite Book Fair hours:
Monday, Thursday, Friday
8:15-9:00 a.m. & 3:38-4:30 p.m.
Are you interested in reading
Amazing Author Visit!! See the AWESOME!!
Author Shelly Brown visited Maxey School on Friday, November 16. Third, Fourth and Fifth graders and staff learned about her new book, Squint, which takes place in LINCOLN, NE!!
HARRY Potter Party was delicious fun!!
Books + Water = RUINED BOOKS!!! Please keep your books AWAY from wet items!! NO WATER BOTTLES near your books!!
Thank you for shopping and volunteering at the Scholastic Book Fair in the Maxey Library!! The Maxey Wishing Well purchased books for 25 Maxey students, and the fair total was just under $12,000!! 55% of the sales are used by Maxey to purchase new books for the Library!
SUMMER School/Library at Maxey 2018 was ROCKIN’!!
Favorite events from 17-18:
Breakout BOX has arrived at Maxey!! You’ve heard of Escape Room? Well . . breaking into Breakout Box is happening now in the Maxey Library!
GOLDEN SOWER 17-18 Votes: Top Picture Books at Maxey:
We Forgot Brock! (78 votes) Also State Favorite!
Miss Hazeltine’s Home For Shy and Fearful Cats (67 votes)
Wolfie the Bunny (62 votes) (second favorite in NE)
Mother Bruce (54 votes)
Top Chapter Books at Maxey:
Fuzzy Mud (23 votes) Also Favorite in the State!
Ruby Lee and Me (15 votes)
Paper Things & Baker’s Magic (tie-11 votes)
Crenshaw & All the Answers (tie-10 votes)
in the Maxey Library MAKERSPACE and MOSAIC during Parent/Teacher conferences!!
Thursday, Feb. 22 3:45-6:45 p.m.
THANK YOU for your generous donations to the
Maxey Walkathon 2017 for Lincoln Food Bank Backpack Program
THANK YOU for
Raising $$5,000 for Hungry Kids in Lincoln!
Thank you for shopping!!
WILD WEST Book Fair, Saddle Up and READ was a great success! We raised $244 and sold several books for Hartley Elementary School and sold $11,000 of merchandise . . that’s $5,500 of new books for MAXEY!
We couldn’t do a book fair without Amazing Volunteers: THANK YOU TO: Addison Catlin, Alivia Miller, Alexandra Meyer, Lilly Pannier, Calum Krikac, Madison Weier, Lara Mattos, Sydney Allen, Defne Otu, Izzy Alfano, Jackson Rennerfeldt, Yui Sakai, Tatum Lewis, Dora Adam, Hasan & Handan Can Otu, Lindsey Dersch, Greg Tebo, Jessie Krikac, Lisa Lewis, Daniela & Fabio Mattos, Amber Messick, Tracy Reichmuth, Julie Watteyne, Ginger Guilfoyle, John Christen, Jill Stohs, Robin MacKnight, Nancy Jagadich, Annette Wiegert, Letti Torrens, Leslie Norris, Todd Juhnke (and the rest of the custodial staff), Tracey Peterson & Suzanne Reimers!!
The Maxey School Mission is to Maximize Learning for ALL Maxey Students!
The mission of the Maxey School Library:
All patrons will be effective and enthusiastic users of materials. We will provide JUST RIGHT items and support to encourage critical thinking, problem solving, and enjoyment that will enable their future success as lifelong readers, learners, and thinkers.
The mission of Lincoln Public Schools’ Library Media Services:
We empower learners to be curious, critical thinkers; enthusiastic readers;
skillful researchers; and conscientious digital citizens.