Library News 11/28/16 – Christmas Drawings and More!

Adult Coloring Program
The Alton Public Library is offering a new adult coloring program. Our next session will
be held on Monday, December 5 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. Paper and pencils/pens will be provided or you may take your own to use.

Santa at the Library
Santa will be at the Alton Public Library on Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 – Noon. All children are welcome to share their wish list and get a bag of treats. Christmas snacks will be served along with Christmas crafts for the children.

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
December 7 & 14. Come join the fun as we read stories, sing songs, and make crafts!

Christmas Drawings
We are sponsoring a Christmas drawing for children, young adults and adults from December 1 through December 20. Each time you check out books from the library, you may enter your name into the drawing to win a prize.

Holiday Closings
The Alton Public Library will be open from 10:00 – 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 24 and closed on Christmas Day and Monday, December 26. We will also be closing at noon on Saturday, December 31 and will not be open on New Year’s Day and Monday, January 2.

New Adult Books:

  • The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain
  • Night and Day by Iris Johansen
  • Paris Match by Stuart Woods
  • When the Morning Glory Blooms by Cynthia Ruchti
  • A Christmas Message by Anne Perry
  • A Colorado Christmas by William W. Johnstone