Adult Book Club
The Alton Public Library invites all adults to join our monthly book club! The next discussion will be held on Tuesday, March 29 at 6:30 pm. The book chosen for this month is Guernsey Literary and Potato Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer. Copies of the book are available for you to check out. Stop by the library, give us a call, or visit our website for more information – www.alton.lib.ia.us
Preschool Story Time
Preschool story time programs are being held on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am. Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts! Programs will be held on March 9, 16, 23, and 30.
We are holding Lego Club workshops on the following Wednesday afternoons – March 9, April 6, and May 4. All children in grades 2nd – 8th grade are welcome to attend. This program is limited to the first 20 children that sign up. Call or stop in today to register.
The Alton Public Library is having Babygarten programs on Wednesday mornings
at 10:00. This six week session is running from March 2 – April 6. Parents, grandparents and caregivers are invited to attend with children aged 0 -3 years old.
Girl’s Circle is a new after school program to begin on March 2 from 2:30 – 4:00 pm. All girls in grades 3rd – 7th are welcome to come and join the fun! Girl’s Circle is a nationally renowned program which allows girls to come together to build self-esteem and resiliency as well as help them build trusting relationships and support as they make life changing decisions in the future. Cheryl Buntsma, Compass Pointe, will conduct the courses. Registration is required – Please stop by the Alton Public Library to pick up a form. Girl’s Circle programs will also be held on March 23 and 30, April 13, 20, and 27.
Playing Cards At Alton Public Library
The Alton Public Library would like to invite all adults interested in playing cards to come on Tuesday afternoons at 1:30 pm. Cards and hot beverages will be provided. Games played will be decided by those attending. All ages welcome to attend this weekly program!
New Adult Books:
- Mermaid Moon by Colleen Coble
- Montana Legacy by R.C. Ryan
- Hannah’s Choice by Jan Drexler
- Saving Grace by Denise Hunter
- Child of Promise by Kathleen Morgan
- The Frontiersman by William W. Johnstone