Library News 04/11/17 – Summer Reading Program and More!

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

Easter Activities
The annual Easter egg hunt will be held at the Band Shell Park in Alton on Saturday, April 15 at 10:00 am. After the egg hunt, all children are invited to hop on over to the Alton Public Library for crafts!

Build a Better World
The Alton Public Library will be having a Summer Reading Program for children in Preschool – 8th grade. The theme this summer is “Build a Better World”. Be sure to stop by the recreation sign-up at the City Hall on Thursday, April 20 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.

Adult Book Club
The adult book club will meet on Tuesday, April 25 at 6:30 pm. This month we are reading the book The Boys in the Bunkhouse by Dan Barry. Copies are available for you to pick up at our library.

Magazine, Video & Book Sale
Our annual magazine, video, and book sale began on Monday, April 3 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:

  • One Perfect Life by Lisa Scottoline
  • Secret of the Lost Summer by Carla Neggers
  • Harbor of the Heart by Thomas Kinkade
  • The Girl With No Name by Diney Costeloe
  • Baseball in Northwest Iowa by Joan Wendl Thomas