All children in grades K – 5th grade are invited to come to the library to make crafts! Join the fun on Tuesday, August 23 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm.
Teen Summer Reading Program
The teen readers (6th, 7th, and 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.
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:
First Comes Love by Emily Giffin
Hear No Evil by James Grippando
I Still Dream About You by Fannie Flagg
77 Shadow Street by Dean Kontz
Heart and Soul by Maeve Binchy
Mending Fences by Sherry Woods