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Event Series Books and Busy Bees Story Time

Books and Busy Bees Story Time

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

Children ages 3-6 will enjoy stories, songs, and a fun themed craft. This story time will take place at Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall at 10:00 a.m. To register, please call (618) 433-2881.

Event Series Teentober

Teentober

TeenTober is a new nationwide celebration hosted by libraries every October. TeenTober aims to celebrate teens, promote year-round teen services, and highlight the innovative ways teen services help teens learn new skills and fuel their passions in and outside the library. Join us at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings in October in the Hayner Library […]

Five Nights at Freddy’s Movie Release Party

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

Come join us at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, to celebrate Scott Cawthon’s bestselling book and video game, Five Nights at Freddy’s. The fun takes place in the Hayner Library Performance Room Teen Center at Alton Square Mall. To register, or for more information, please call Megan at (618) 433-2872.

Writers Circle

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

Writers Circle: Eerie Edition Saturday, October 28, 10:00 a.m. – Noon For the novice and the experienced: Join us for a writing prompt to get creativity flowing, and receive constructive feedback from your peers in guided group discussion. To register, please call 1-800-613-3163. Please note: Registration is limited to ten patrons.

Event Series Friends of Hayner Library Book Sale

Friends of Hayner Library Book Sale

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

The Friends of Hayner Library holds a regularly-scheduled book sale every Monday morning. Materials of all sorts are available for purchase including books for all ages, newspapers, magazines, movies, and more! However, there may be times when the volunteers are unavailable to hold the sale. If you would like to call the Friends building before […]

Last Day for Food for Fines

Today is the last day for Food for Fines! Hayner Library patrons can bring in their current overdue Hayner Library items and pay the fine with a canned good. One canned good per overdue item.

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.

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 Marquette Catholic High School, developed the Students for Soldiers program. During November, the KidsSpace areas at both the Downtown Library and Hayner Library at Alton […]

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 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 clues, read case files, and figure out whodunnit. This event is designed for teens ages 13-18. Teen Crime Stoppers will be held in the Hayner […]

Event Series Books and Busy Bees Story Time

Books and Busy Bees Story Time

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

Children ages 3-6 will enjoy stories, songs, and a fun themed craft. This story time will take place at Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall at 10:00 a.m. To register, please call (618) 433-2881.