Library News-12/06/16 – After School Workshop and More!

After School Workshop
Sunday Ford will be presenting an afterschool workshop on Friday, December 9 at 1:30 pm. Program will be followed by Christmas activities concluding at 3:30 pm. All children in grades K – 6th grade are well to attend!

Santa At The Library
Santa will be at the Alton Public Library on Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 – Noon. All children are welcome to share their wish list and get a bag of treats. Christmas snacks will be served along with Christmas crafts for the children!

Preschool Story Time
All children age 3 – 5 are welcome to come to Preschool Story Time at the Alton
Public Library! A program will be held on Wednesday morning at 10:30 am on
December 14. Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts!
Christmas Drawings
We are sponsoring a Christmas drawing for children, young adults and adults from December 1 through December 20. Each time you check out books from the library, you may enter your name into the drawing to win a prize.

Holiday Closings
The Alton Public Library will be open from 10:00 – 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 24 and closed on Christmas Day and Monday, December 26. We will also be closing at noon on Saturday, December 31 and will not be open on New Year’s Day and Monday, January 2.
New Adult Books:

  • When All the Girls Have Gone by Jane Ann Krentz
  • Blindsided by Fern Michaels
  • 113 Minutes by James Patterson
  • Hunted by James Patterson
  • They Almost Always Come Home by Cynthia Ruchti
  • Santa Fe Rules by Stuart Woods