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Students for Soliders

November is the month of giving, and this year we have again partnered with Students for Soldiers to give back to area military personnel. Carmen Serio, a longtime teacher at […]

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 […]

Event Series Teen Crime Stoppers

Teen Crime Stoppers Game Challenge

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

Calling all true crime and murder mystery fans! Put on your detective hat and join other sleuths to solve a mystery at the library. Participants will work together to examine […]

Bite Size Science

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

This fun, monthly S.T.E.A.M.-themed program happens on the first Friday of each month in October, November, and December. Staff will prepare interactive kits for children to take home demonstrating different  […]

Film Flashback Friday

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

What were we watching fifty years ago at the Starlight Drive-In, Grand Theater, and Alton Ciné? Hayner Library’s Film Flashback Fridays program will answer that question as we watch some […]

Internet I: Basics Class

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

Back by popular demand, The Hayner Public Library District is offering computer classes! Classes will be held twice a month, covering topics from basic computer skills to using the internet […]

DAR “Friendraiser” Open House

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

The Ninian Edwards Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Genealogy & Local History Library invite you to our annual DAR Open House. […]

Event Series Make or Take Craft

Kids Make-or-Take Craft

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

Stop by Hayner Library KidsSpace at Alton Square Mall and ask for your free Make-or-Take Craft. These children's crafts will be available on the first Monday of each month while […]

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) […]