Jul
19
Thu
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am

Get ready to read, dance, and play at the Altoona Public Libary! We will have a half hour of books, rhymes, and music, followed by a free play time where toddlers can play with each other.

Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am

Bring your babies to the Altonna Public Library for a fun and interactive storytime! We will work on early literacy skills, sing songs, dance, and play together.

Ages 0-18 months

Jul
20
Fri
Rockin’ Lock-in! @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 20 @ 6:30 pm

Get ready to make some noise in the library!

We will be turning up the music, playing noisy games, and having a rock-in-rolling good time!

There will be a snack bar at the event.  Please have children eat dinner before coming.

Ages 8-12

Registration is required

Because this program is after hours, it requires a signed permission form from a parent or guardian. The form can be picked up at the library, and can be filled out in advance or completed at drop off, but no child will be able to participate without a parent or guardian’s signature.

Jul
21
Sat
Animal Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am
Jul
23
Mon
Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am

Bring your babies to the Altonna Public Library for a fun and interactive storytime! We will work on early literacy skills, sing songs, dance, and play together.

Ages 0-18 months

Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am

Get ready to read, dance, and play at the Altoona Public Libary! We will have a half hour of books, rhymes, and music, followed by a free play time where toddlers can play with each other.

Music Mondays @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm

Libraries Rock this summer!

Stop in from 3-4 PM every Monday to make and play instruments, learn about music, and make some noise!

All ages are welcome.

Registration is required

Duke Otherwise Live Show @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm

Duke Otherwise is coming to Altoona for some outrageous, musical fun!

With his guitar, tap shoes, and distinct baritoneDuke Otherwise performs a hilarious, charming and interactive musical program for all ages. His original songs are bursting with clever wordplay and fun ideas relatable to both kids and adults. Be ready to dance, laugh, volunteer, and to have your spontaneous suggestion be added to the show!

All ages are welcome to attend.

Registration is required.

Learn more by visiting the Duke Otherwise website: https://www.dukeotherwise.com/

Jul
24
Tue
Shimmie Shake Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am

Come dance, groove, and learn at our Shimmie Shake Storytime!

We will sing songs, learn dances, and read interactive stories. We encourage parents to come ready to work out and dance along their kids!

This program is recommended for preschool and toddler age children.

Movie & Munchies @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm

June 12th – You’re invited to THE GREATEST SHOW!!   Come enjoy circus-themed snacks and fresh-popped popcorn!  It’s Movies & Munchies with a musical twist! Grades 7-12; permission slip required for those under 13.

July 24th – Starts at 12:30 pm. Come along Into The Woods for this fairy tale mash-up movie!  We’ll have pizza and fresh-popped popcorn!  It’s Movies & Munchies with a musical twist! Grades 7-12; permission slip required for those under 13.

 

Jul
25
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am

Children of all ages can come to storytime to hear stories, sing songs, and learn early literacy skills. Each week will have a new theme and kids will make a craft to take home or participate in a hands-on activity after the storytime is over.

Storytime Swim @ Altoona Aquatics Center
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am

We’ll be at the Altoona Aquatics Center with stories and activities for all ages!  Wear your swim suit because we’ll be reading IN THE POOL!  Get deep or stay shallow in the zero depth entry during this interactive and high-energy storytime.  Lifeguards will be on hand. The program is free–there is no admission charge to attend the storytime. It’s a great way to see what the aquatic center has to offer!

Weather may affect these times.

If you would like to be notified of cancellation, please register for this event.

Registration is NOT required to attend.

Jul
26
Thu
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am

Get ready to read, dance, and play at the Altoona Public Libary! We will have a half hour of books, rhymes, and music, followed by a free play time where toddlers can play with each other.

Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am

Bring your babies to the Altonna Public Library for a fun and interactive storytime! We will work on early literacy skills, sing songs, dance, and play together.

Ages 0-18 months

Pint Size Parade Decorating @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm

If you’re parading with us at the Pint Size Parade sponsored by the Altoona Campus as part of our Altoona 150 celebration, here’s your chance to do a little decorating before! We’ll have  various supplies, you bring your ideas and your wheeled ride!

Registrations open at Thursday, June 28, 2018 5:00pm

Pint Size Parade – Sponsored by Altoona Campus @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm

Enter our parade! Deck out your self, your kid size vehicle, or both for a chance to win prizes from our judges on our walking path parade route. Starts and ends at the library, no animals (or other non-humans) please.

Jul
27
Fri
Movie in the Mall @ Outlets of Des Moines
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm

Join us at Outlets of Des Moines for a family movie night. Enjoy the food courts, a couple of special guest food folks, a recent DVD release, and more! The movie will be indoors and air conditioned.

Jul
30
Mon
Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 30 @ 9:30 am

Bring your babies to the Altonna Public Library for a fun and interactive storytime! We will work on early literacy skills, sing songs, dance, and play together.

Ages 0-18 months

Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am

Get ready to read, dance, and play at the Altoona Public Libary! We will have a half hour of books, rhymes, and music, followed by a free play time where toddlers can play with each other.

Music Mondays @ Altoona Public Library
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm

Libraries Rock this summer!

Stop in from 3-4 PM every Monday to make and play instruments, learn about music, and make some noise!

All ages are welcome.

Registration is required