Get On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!
All children in K – 8th grade are welcome to continue to read for prizes through Saturday,
July 30. For more information, please check out our website and Facebook accounts!
Teen Summer Reading Program
The teen readers (6th – 8th grade) will have a Pizza Party on Tuesday, August 23 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. Following pizza we will be playing library mini golf and having dessert! All summer readers may take a friend along to join in the fun! Please stop by the library to sign up or give us a call at 756-4516.
All children in grades K – 5th grade are invited to come to the library to make crafts! Join the on Tuesday, August 23 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm.
As you go on vacation this summer, remember to check out options for downloading books to your e-Readers, iPad, iPod, iPhone, mp3 players, and other devices. Information on Bridges and Recorded Books can be found on our website www.alton.lib.ia.us.
Tumblebooks Library Subscription
The Alton Public Library subscribes to TumblePremium, “an amalgamation of three collections (“TumbleBook Library, TumbleBook Cloud Jr., and TumbleMath) into one easy access point. One super collection, one login. Our username is altonlibrary and our password is libra. Visit our website today and check it out!
Alton Appreciation Day
Alton will be having their annual Appreciation Day on Thursday, August 25. Be sure to stop by the library booth and check out the activities!
New Adult Books:
In the Clearing by Robert Dugoni
Bay at Midnight by Diane Chamberlain
Got the Look by James Grippando
Among the Wicked by Linda Castillo
Rules of Prey by John Sanford
To Love a Stranger by Colleen Coble