Library News 08/22/16

Alton Appreciation Day
Alton will be having their annual Appreciation Day on Thursday, August 25 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Be sure to stop by the library booth for cookie decorating and drawings!

Items In Display Case
We would like to thank Alice Bloemendaal for her display of teacher/school items in our display case. Be sure to stop by the library and view her notable collection!

Preschool Story Time
All children age 3 – 5 are welcome to come to Preschool Story Time at the Alton Public Library!
Programs will be held on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am on September 14, 21, 28 – October 12, 19, 26 – November 9, 16, 23 and December 7 & 14. Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts!

The Alton Public Library will be having Babygarten on Wednesday mornings @ 10:00 am beginning September 28. Our first eight week session will continue through November 16. Parents, grandparents and caregivers are invited to attend with children age 0 – 3 years old.

New Adult Books:

  • Damaged by Lisa Scottoline
  • Insidious by Catherine Coulter
  • The Choices We Make by Karma Brown
  • The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty
  • Shadow Play by Iris Johansen
  • The Choosing by Rachelle Dekker