The library is closed November 24th and 25th for Thanksgiving.

This is for teens to have fun and use their imaginations and build with Legos.

Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register ore register online now at https://forms.gle/UEEdTEretn6kdtRKA

Come by the Altoona Area Public Library to pick up everything you need to make your own embroidered journal! This kit includes all materials for crafting your first paper embroidery project: one kraft paper notebook, embroidery needle, patterns, embroidery floss, and instructions. Notebooks can be picked up at the adult circulation desk starting November 21st during regular business hours. Reserve your kit today by calling 946-0417 ext 125 or sign up online at https://forms.gle/s6osgMLe2mL7AzEW8

Are you interested in joining a book club sponsored by the Altoona Area Public Library? Sign up here! The club will meet the 3rd Friday of every month at 3:30pm. We will be meeting at the rear tables by the young adult section. Participants must be between the ages of 13-17. For questions, please email rmabb@altoonalibrary.org.

Register online at https://forms.gle/aBziCLMsz5ypFSjz8

Join us for a special visit from local author Typhani Russo as she premiers her new children’s book, #87 Sent from Heaven. The program will include a reading of the book and other hockey-themed activities! The author will have books available for purchase and will be signing books as well (all proceeds will benefit the Altoona Library). Registration in advance is required. Call 814-946-0417 ext. 123 to sign up or online at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdPjlMWZ49ttXyEvpKE3It7oNF5rWtlGeH6sp-9ioKbWiXBGA/viewform?usp=sf_link

This special play time is for children ages 4 and under. Come and build with our LEGO DUPLO sets, perfect for tiny hands. Register by calling 946-0417 ext 123 or register online now at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc6YMZMto0I3EHHkc1DTH6kEYoB9MIReoIddaDwbYefvcJ7Xw/viewform?usp=sf_link

The library is closed today in honor of Veterans’ Day.

Join us for a special creative writing workshop geared towards elementary age students!

Grades K-2 from 5-6 PM: We will use fun aids such as story cubes, picture prompts, magnetic writing, and more to explore creative writing.

Grades 3-6 from 6:30-7:30 PM: We will use comic strips, mad libs, pass-it-on story writing, and more to explore creative writing.

This is a free program but pre-registration is required. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register or register online at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSemmSvhYl5uQQPzinmKKk-u1bZTkvtuAZ7FWUHwK_4mxpXmew/viewform?usp=sf_link

Looking for something to pick you up on these cold nights? Come to the Altoona Area Public Library and pick up one of our cozy craft kits! If you enjoy relaxing crafts and nice warm drinks this is the kit for you. All kits will include everything you need to make a pumpkin spice pouch infuser for use in your favorite tea, cocoa, or coffee. As well as materials to make your own cozy bookmark. Enjoy a nice beverage and keep track of your favorite cozy reads with this kit! Register for your kit today by calling 946-0417 ext 125 or online at https://forms.gle/xaJbfNShdGEKPThR6

Come learn about sugar skulls and other fun Day of the Dead traditions! We will make a few crafts and decorate cookies with Spanish students from Saint Francis University! Registration in advance is required. Call 814-946-0417 ext. 123 to sign up or register online now at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfGerQR_w7IixTEMF-LIBTjKLNL9-jBFJ8wong7-SoyuC4zVg/viewform?usp=sf_link