Library News 07/21/16

Dino O’dell Coming!
Come join the fun on Tuesday, June 28 at 1:00 pm for a program featuring Dino O’Dell. “Dino introduces us to a cowboy, a space alien, and five singing carrots in this music and storytelling adventure that is educational and interactive! Whether he’s counting monsters, fixing spaceships or swimming in peanut butter, Dino’s songs and tall tales engage curiosity and inspire laughter!” More information at Website: www.DinoODell.com

On Your Mark, Get Set…Read!
All children are welcome to come and attend the programs and read for prizes. Children in grade K – 5th meet on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00 – 2:00 pm during the month of June. The teens (6th – 8th grade) may stop by the library to pick up your reading logs. All children can continue to read for prizes through July 30. For more information, please go to www.alton.lib.ia.us or check us out on Facebook.

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 a.m. on June 22 and 29.

Final Program
The final program for the summer reading program will be held on Thursday, June 30 from
12:00 – 2:00 pm. All children in Preschool -5th grade are invited to attend. Watch for more information to come!

Downloadable Books
As you go on vacation this summer, remember to check out options for downloading books to your e-Readers, iPad, iPod, iPhone, mp3 players, and other devices. Information on Bridges and Recorded Books can be found on our website www.alton.lib.ia.us.

New Adult Books:

The Games by James Patterson

Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand

The Pursuit by Janet Evanovich

The Heart Answers by Colleen Coble

Fox River by Emilee Richards

Lawman by Diana Palmer