Library News 06/20/17 – Downloadable Books and More!

Build A Better World-Summer Reading Program
All children in grades K – 5th are welcome to come and attend the programs and read for prizes. Programs will be held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 1:00 pm in the meeting room of the library. Those in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade may pick up their reading logs. For more information, please go to www.alton.lib.ia.us or check us out on Facebook.

Summer Preschool Story Time
Come join the fun on Wednesday mornings during the month of June for our Preschool Story Time! All children age 3 – 5 are welcome to come for a time of reading, singing and crafts. Programs will be held at 10:30 am on June 21, and 28.

Healthy Snacks
A special SRP program will be held on Tuesday, June 27 at 1:00 pm. Children in grades K – 5th are invited to learn more about healthy snacks and enjoy making some to take home!

Final Summer Reading Program
Come join the fun on Thursday, June 29 from 12:00 – 2:00 pm. A picnic lunch will be served along with games and prizes for the children! Children may continue to read for prizes through July 29. For more information, please go to www.alton.lib.ia.us or check us out on Facebook.

Downloadable Books
As you go on vacation this summer, remember to check out options for downloading books to your mobile devices. Information on Bridges and Recorded Books can be found on our website.

New Adult Books:

  • Dangerous Minds by Janet Evanovich
  • The Forever Summer by Jamie Brenner
  • I Found You by Lisa Jewell
  • Life After by Katie Ganshert
  • Sandpiper Cove by Irene Hannon
  • My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman