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Library Closed for Thanksgiving

All locations of The Hayner Public Library District will be closed Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24, 2023, in observance of Thanksgiving.

Library Closed for Thanksgiving

All locations of The Hayner Public Library District will be closed Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24, 2023, in observance of Thanksgiving.

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) […]

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 […]

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. Lego Challenge takes place in the Hayner Library Performance Room […]

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  […]

Children’s Holiday Celebration

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

Join us for a fun-filled day, including Santa, refreshments, and a performance of Frosty the Snowman by the Peppy Puppet Troupe. The fun begins at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December […]

Holiday Open House at the Genealogy & Local History Library

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

Come to the Genealogy & Local History Library Holiday Open House on December 2 from 10:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m. to enjoy the decorations, have a cookie in front of […]

Event Series Holiday Card Drop-in Station

Holiday Card Drop-in Station

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

Bring the kids to make a holiday card to share with someone special by visiting Hayner Library KidsSpace at Alton Square Mall Mondays through Saturdays, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 […]

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 Holiday Card Drop-in Station

Holiday Card Drop-in Station

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

Bring the kids to make a holiday card to share with someone special by visiting Hayner Library KidsSpace at Alton Square Mall Mondays through Saturdays, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 […]