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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 […]

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 p.m., December 4-16. This is a program for children.

Experience The Nutcracker at Home! Watch a Recording of the Famous Ballet

Get in the spirit of the season with a recorded virtual performance of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker performed by the United Kingdom’s internationally renowned Royal Ballet. The ballet, a holiday staple for all ages, can be viewed Saturday, December 16, and Sunday, December 17. Registrants will receive an email with a special link to the performance.  […]

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 p.m., December 4-16. This is a program for children.

Holiday Memory Cafe

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

Memory Cafés are a comfortable and welcoming place for those experiencing Alzheimer’s disease or any other form of dementia, along with their loved ones, to connect, socialize, and build new support networks. We invite you to join us at Hayner Library’s first Memory Café! This Memory Café will feature a winter theme. Patrons are welcome […]

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 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, […]

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.