Library News 04/25/2016

On Your Mark, Get Set…Read!

The Alton Public Library will be having a Summer Reading Program for children in
Preschool – 8th grade. You may register by giving us a call, stopping by the library, or signing up on our website www.alton.lib.ia.us

Plant Exchange

Do your plants need a new home? Come to the Alton Public Library on Wednesday, April 27 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm. We are hosting a plant exchange for anyone who would like to bring in or pick up new varieties of plants. Vegetables (asparagus, rhubarb, etc.) flowers (day lily, iris, dahlia, phlox, etc.) or perennial herbs are just a few examples of plants that may need a new home. If you have any questions, please call the library at 756-4516.

Magazine, Video & Book Sale

Our annual magazine, video and book sale will continue through Saturday, April 30. Items for sale: Bundle of Magazines $.25 – Videos FREE – Hardcover books $.50 – Paperbacks $.25. All proceeds will go to purchasing new items to add to our collection.

Lego Club

Lego Club will meet on Wednesday, May 4 from 3:30 – 4:30 pm. 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.

New Large Print Books

A Reluctant Bride by Kathleen Fuller

Paper Hearts by Courtney Walsh

Where She Belongs by Jonnie Alexander

An Unlikely Love by Dorothy Clark

Amish Sweethearts by Leslie Gould

You’re the One That I Want by Susan May Warren

A Girl’s Guide to Moving On by Debbie Macomber

Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb

Property of a Noblewoman by Danielle Steel

Slater’s Way by Charles G. West

Showdown at Gun Hill by Ralph Cotton

Destiny Texas by Brett Cogburn

Just One Evil Act by Elizabeth George.