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An Evening with Thomas Jefferson

Genealogy & Local History Library 401 State Street, Alton, IL, United States

The library is honored to host Kurt Smith, the official Thomas Jefferson of Colonial Williamsburg, for “An Evening with Thomas Jefferson”! Smith will present a lecture as Jefferson at our Genealogy & Local History Library. This event is made possible with funding from the Lewis & Clark Society of America. Free to the public. Requires […]

Event Series Computer Classes

Computer Classes: Smartphones: Androids

Genealogy & Local History Library 401 State Street, Alton, IL, United States

Interested in improving your tech skills? Computer classes at Hayner Library cover topics from basic computer skills to using the internet and smartphones. Whether you have no computer experience or just need a refresher, feel free to join us for these introductory classes! This class, Smartphones: Androids, will cover Android smartphone use. Please bring your […]

Cancelled: Friends of Hayner Library Book Sale

The Friends of Hayner Library State Street 327, Alton, IL, United States

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Friends of Hayner Library building is temporarily closed while repairs are being made to a ceiling joist. We hope to have the building reopened soon. The Friends will not hold book sales or accept book donations while the repair work takes place. We apologize for the inconvenience. The Friends of […]

Event Series Stories with Panda Bear

Stories with Panda Bear

Downtown Library 326 Belle Street, Alton, IL, United States

Join us at the Downtown Library every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. for stories, songs, music, and snacks. This story time is for children ages 2-5. To register, please call (618) 462-0677, ext. 2836.

Event Series Lego Club

Lego Club

Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall 132 Alton Square, Alton, IL, United States

Kids, join us for an hour of building and creating Lego masterpieces. The library will supply the Legos; feel free to bring your own. Lego Club meets at Hayner Library KidsSpace at Alton Square Mall on the second Tuesday of each month from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This program is for children ages 6-12 […]

Event Series Baby Lap-Sit Story Time

Baby Lap-Sit Story Time

Downtown Library 326 Belle Street, Alton, IL, United States

This story time is designed for little ones, ages birth-2. Bring your children to a fun morning of stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun. This story time takes place at the Downtown Library at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesdays. To register, please call (618) 462-0677, ext. 2836.

Event Series Teen Lego Challenge

Teen Lego Challenge

Performance Room at Alton Square Mall 225 Alton Square Mall, Alton, IL, United States

Do you love Legos? If so, bring a friend and join other teens to create complex builds and win prizes. The Teen Lego Challenge takes place in the Hayner Library Performance Room Teen Center at Alton Square Mall. To register, please contact Megan at (618) 433-2872 or megan.dees@haynerlibrary.org.

Branching Out Genealogy Classes

Genealogy & Local History Library 401 State Street, Alton, IL, United States

The Hayner Genealogy & Local History Library offers Branching Out classes at the Genealogy & Local History Library, 401 State Street, Alton. Branching Out classes take place from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. On the second Thursday of each month, library staff presents a discussion of a genealogy research topic. On the third Thursday, we […]

Cancelled: Friends of Hayner Library Book Sale

The Friends of Hayner Library State Street 327, Alton, IL, United States

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Friends of Hayner Library building is temporarily closed while repairs are being made to a ceiling joist. We hope to have the building reopened soon. The Friends will not hold book sales or accept book donations while the repair work takes place. We apologize for the inconvenience. The Friends of […]

X’s and Sews: A Crafting Program

Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall 132 Alton Square, Alton, IL, United States

Calling all crafters! Pack up your portable craft and join us for X’s and Sews, our crafting program designed to encourage all crafters to come and work on their projects while listening to relaxing music, warming up with a mug of hot tea, and chatting with fellow crafters. All crafts are welcome—embroidery, knitting, crochet, drawing, […]

Event Series Computer Classes

Event Cancelled: Computer Classes: Internet Basics

Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall 132 Alton Square, Alton, IL, United States

This event has been cancelled.  Interested in improving your tech skills? Computer classes at Hayner Library cover topics from basic computer skills to using the internet and smartphones. Whether you have no computer experience or just need a refresher, feel free to join us for these introductory classes! This class, Internet Basics, will cover general […]