Library News 12/13/16 – Playing Cards at the Library and More!

Thank You!
We wish to thank all those who came and visited Santa and Mrs. Claus at the library on Saturday. A special thank you to the Alton Chamber for donating the bag of candy and the Alton Public Library board and staff for contributing the Christmas snacks. We truly appreciate the support given to the children in our community!

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.

Playing Cards at on Public library
The Alton Public Library would like to invite all adults interested in playing cards to come on Tuesday afternoons @ 1:30 pm. Cards and hot beverages are provided. Games played will be decided by those attending. All ages Welcome!
New Adult Books:

  • Escape Clause by John Sandford
  • Texas True by Janet Dailey
  • Castles in the Clouds by Myra Johnson
  • Whirled World by Hadley Hoover
  • The Cottage by Michael Phillips
  • Luke Jensen – Bad Men Die by William W. Johnstone