Library News 10/25/16 – Authors Visit and More!

One Book One Sioux County
All the public libraries and academic libraries in Sioux County are collaborating to host the author William Kent Krueger. On Thursday, November 3, he will speak about his novel Ordinary Grace at Northwestern College in Orange City. The two-part event will include “Appetizers with the Author” at 5:30 pm, an event that requires a $10.00 ticket. The second part, “A Conversation with William Kent Krueger” at 7:00 pm, will be free and open to the public. Stop by the library for more information or to purchase tickets.

Preschool Story Time
All children age 3 – 5 are welcome to come to Preschool Story Time at the Alton Public Library! Programs will be held on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am on October 26 – November 9, 16, 23 and December 7 & 14. Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts!

Babygarten
The Alton Public Library is having Babygarten programs each week on Wednesday mornings at 10:00 am. Sessions will be held on October 26 and November 2, 9, & 16. Parents, grandparents and caregivers are invited to attend with children age 0 – 3 years old!

New Adult Books:

  • Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
  • Darkest Journey by Heather Graham
  • The Life She Wants by Robyn Carr
  • Secretly Smitten by Colleen Coble
  • The Devoted by Suzanne Woods Fisher
  • Taste of Home Annual Recipes 2017