Library News 01/10/17 – New Large Print Books and More!

Winter Reading Program
The adult winter reading program will kick off Tuesday, January 10! Each time you read a book, enter your name into the final drawing. You will earn a prize after reading 10 books. Stop by today and pick up your reading log.

Adult Book Club
The adult book club will meet on Tuesday, January 31 @ 6:30 pm. This month we are reading the book All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. Copies are available for you to pick up at our library.

Preschool Story Time
Preschool story time programs have begun at the Alton Public Library. Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts! Programs will also be held on January 11, 18, February 1, 8, 15, March 1, 8, 15, 22, April 5, 12, 19 and May 3, 10. All sessions are held from 10:30 – 11:30 am.

The Alton Public Library will be having Babygarten programs on Wednesday mornings @ 10:00 am beginning January 25. Our eight week session will continue through March 15. Parents, grandparents and caregivers are invited to attend with children age 0 – 3 years old.

Twelve Top Movies For 2016
Zootopia, Pixels, Hotel Transylvania 2, Inside Out, The 5th Wave, Ant-Man, Jurassic World, Minions, Allegiant, Kung Fu Panda 3, Insurgent, Norm of the North

New Large Print Books:

Back in the Saddle by Ruth Logan Herne

Bride of a Distant Isle by Sandra Byrd

The Girl from Summer Hill by Jude Deveraux

The Apartment by Danielle Steel

The Quieting by Suzanne Woods Fisher

The Atonement by Beverly Lewis

The Treasure Concealed by Tracie Peterson

Change of Heart by Courtney Walsh

A Dream of Miracles by Ruth Reid

The Revenant by Michael Punke

Payback at Big Silver by Ralph Cotton

Preacher’s Slaughter by William Johnstone

Cape Hell by Loren D. Estleman

Magic by Danielle Steel.