Library News 03/21/17 – National Library Week and More!

Preschool Story Time
Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts! Programs will be held on March 22, April 5, 12, 19 and May 3. All sessions are held from 10:30 – 11:30 am.

Adult Book Club
The Alton Public Library invites all adults to join our monthly book club! The book chosen for this month is “Bossypants” by Tina Fey. The next discussion will be held on Tuesday, March 28 @ 6:30 pm. Copies are available for you to pick up at our library.

Winter Reading Program
The adult winter reading program began on January 10. Each time you read a book, enter your name into the final drawing. You will earn a prize after reading 10 books. Stop by today and pick up your reading log. The program continues through March 31.

Magazine, Video & Book Sale
Our annual magazine, video, and book sale will begin on Saturday, April 1 at the Alton Public Library. Items for sale: Bundle of Magazines $.25 – Videos Free – Hardcover books $.50 – Paperbacks $.25. The sale will continue through Saturday, April 29.

National Library Week
Come to the library the week of April 10 – 15 and help us celebrate National Library Week!

New Adult Books:

  • Vicious Circle by C. J. Box
  • Lovebirds for Life by Susan Davis
  • Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
  • Promise Me This by Cathy Gohlke
  • Ten Guns from Texas by William W. Johnstone
  • Granville: Home of Black Soil Celebrates 125 Years