Library News 03/14/17 – Winter Reading Program and More!

The final Babygarten program will be held this Wednesday, March 15 at 10:00 am. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers are invited to attend with children age 0 – 3 years old.

Preschool Story Time
Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts! Programs will be held on March 15, 22, April 5, 12, 19 and May 3. All sessions are held from 10:30 – 11:30 am.

Adult Book Club
The Alton Public Library invites all adults to join our monthly book club! The book chosen for this month is “Bossypants” by Tina Fey. The next discussion will be held on Tuesday, March 28 at 6:30 pm. Copies are available for you to pick up at our library.

Winter Reading Program
The adult winter reading program began on 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. The program continues through March 31.

Magazine, Video & Book Sale
Our annual magazine, video, and book sale will begin on Saturday, April 1 at the Alton Public Library. Items for sale: Bundle of Magazines $.25 – Videos Free – Hardcover books $.50 – Paperbacks $.25. The sale will continue through Saturday, April 29.

New Adult Books

  • Dangerous Games by Danielle Steel
  • Expecting to Die by Lisa Jackson
  • Dark Harvest by Karen Harper
  • Saving Amelie by Cathy Gohlke
  • The Violent Land by William W. Johnstone
  • Daughters of the Grasslands by Mary Woster Haug