Dec
16
Sat
Holiday Hijinks Lock In @ Altoona Public Library
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm

The elves are still busy planning this event–check back for more details!

Dinner and drinks will be provided!

Grades 7-12.  Registration required!

All participants must turn in a signed and completed permission slip before being admitted. Permission slips are available at the circulation desk, and will also be available the evening of.  Participants will be dropped off at 5 PM in the library meeting room.  Once the doors close at 5 PM, no one may leave or enter the building until pick up at 8 PM.

Dec
20
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Dec 20 @ 10:30 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.

Dec
21
Thu
Out of the Box–Teen Game Night @ Altoona Public Library
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm

Come raid our collection of games!  Try something new or play an old classic!  You bring friends; we’ll bring snacks!  Grades 7-12.h)

Dec
27
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Dec 27 @ 10:30 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.

Jan
2
Tue
Kids’ Book Club @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 2 @ 4:30 pm

Join the Altoona Public Library’s 3rd – 6th grade book club!

Each month they will provide a list of books to choose from.

Discussing what they read can help your child build reading and language skills, and make some new friends along the way!

Registration required.

Jan
3
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 3 @ 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 @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 3 @ 10:30 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.

Jan
4
Thu
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 4 @ 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
Jan 4 @ 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

Jan
5
Fri
Pipsqueak Playdate @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am

Play is an important early literacy skill.  Come participate in art, sensory activities, and free play at your own pace at the Altoona Public Library.  We’ll have a number of stations to explore.  Children and adults will enjoy the opportunity to socialize.  This program is intended for children ages 0-5.

Jan
8
Mon
Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 8 @ 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
Jan 8 @ 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.

Jan
9
Tue
LEGO Club @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 9 @ 4:30 pm

Do you like building with LEGOs? Then you’ll love our LEGO Club!  Come use our LEGOs and build a masterpiece.  Your creations will be displayed in the entryway until our next meeting.

Ages 7-12

Registration required.

Jan
10
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 10 @ 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 @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 10 @ 10:30 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.

Jan
11
Thu
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 11 @ 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
Jan 11 @ 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

Fun Size Kitchen @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 11 @ 12:30 pm

t’s lunch time, so let’s measure, mix, and make something amazing together!  Preschoolers and their caregivers will prepare a snack based on a story you’ll love. We’ll also learn important kitchen skills like following directions, stirring,mashing, scooping, pouring, and cutting (with supervision) .  This program is aimed at Pre-K children, but siblings are welcome.

Registration required

Food allergies?  Contact Sheila Olson at solson@altoona.lib.ia.us

Jan
13
Sat
Princess Winter Ball @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 13 @ 2:00 pm

Come one, come all to the Princess Winter Ball! We will have guest princesses here to help us learn how be royalty! There will be crafts, stories, and singing! Feel free to come in your own princess costume.

Registration is required.

Registrations open at Saturday, December 16, 2017 2:00pm

Jan
15
Mon
Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Jan 15 @ 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