Calendar

Oct
23
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 23 @ 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
Oct 23 @ 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.

Oct
24
Thu
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 24 @ 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.

Ages 18 months – 3 years

Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 24 @ 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

Oct
25
Fri
Pipsqueak Playdate @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 25 @ 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.

Haunted Library Lock-In @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm

The library gets a little spooky after dark!

Sign-up for our Haunted Library Lock-in for some spooky, scary, Halloween fun! There will be creepy crafts and frighteningly fun activities.

There will be pizza serve at the event.  If there are any food allergies, please email solson@altoona.lib.ia.us for more information.

Ages 8-12

Registration is required

Oct
28
Mon
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 28 @ 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.

Ages 18 months – 3 years

Oct
29
Tue
Pumpkin Party @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm

It’s our third annual Pumpkin Party!

Dress up in costume and come to the library for fun activities, games, crafts, and more!

Parents and children can participate in our costume contest. Have your picture taken at the party and we will post them online after the party. Voting will be held via Facebook and the winners will be announced the next day. There will be a prize for the best individual costume and best group costume. We will also announce the winner of the Pumpkin Coloring Contest.

All ages are welcome!

Oct
30
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 30 @ 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
Oct 30 @ 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.

Oct
31
Thu
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 31 @ 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.

Ages 18 months – 3 years

Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Oct 31 @ 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

Nov
1
Fri
Pipsqueak Playdate @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 1 @ 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.

Nov
4
Mon
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 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.

Ages 18 months – 3 years

Nov
6
Wed
Storytime @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 6 @ 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
Nov 6 @ 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.

Nov
7
Thu
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 7 @ 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.

Ages 18 months – 3 years

Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 7 @ 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

Nov
8
Fri
Pipsqueak Playdate @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 8 @ 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.

Nov
9
Sat
Handprint Calendars @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am

Join us in making our seventh annual handprint calendars. Participants will make 12 different handprint designs–one for each month!

These keepsakes make great gifts for grandparents or other loved ones.  Leave them overnight and we’ll assemble the calendars for you!  They can be picked up at the library starting Thursday, November 14th.

Registration required for participation.

Two sessions offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.