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Event Series Branching Out Genealogy Class

Branching Out Genealogy Class

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 […]

Mobile Memory Lab

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

The Illinois Heartland Library System’s new Mobile Memory Lab project aims to engage the public to share our rich local history beyond county and state borders. The Mobile Memory Lab partners with libraries across the IHLS service area to host Digitization Days. The Hayner Genealogy & Local History Library has the distinct honor of being […]

Writers Circle

Jacoby Arts Center 627 E Broadway, Alton, IL, United States

Writers Circle: Ode Poetry Saturday, November 18, 10:00 a.m. – Noon Jacoby Arts Center, 627 E. Broadway, Alton Join us for a special Writers Circle at Jacoby Arts Center! We will meet at the center’s entrance at 10:00 a.m. for a quick discussion. After the discussion, participants can view Jacoby Art Center’s latest installation, Swap […]

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 […]

Color Connection: Adult Coloring Club

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

This event is cancelled. Monday, November 20, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Note: This adult coloring event will be held in the Multipurpose Room at Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall. Come color with us and enjoy the company of other coloring enthusiasts! Feel free to stay the whole time or just a little while. […]

Event Series X’s and Sews: A Crafting Program

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, […]

Fiddlin’ Banjo Billy Mathews and The Old Time Players

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

Fiddlin’ Banjo Billy Mathews and The Old Time Players have played early American music together for over fifteen years. Billy Mathews has been fiddling and collecting tunes for over fifty years. They sometimes stumble over old and rare, often unheard tunes in their travels. They have developed a passion for these relics. Their unique group […]

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 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 […]

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.