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Robert J. Ellison Photo Exhibition Reception

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

Friday, March 1, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Jacoby Arts Center will showcase the award-winning work of photographer Robert J. Ellison – focusing on his coverage of the Civil Rights movement and Vietnam War – during a public photo exhibition from February 17 through March 27, 2024. This exhibition is a collaboration between Lewis […]

Get Up and Grow! with St. Louis Herb Society

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

This introduction to herbs will cover the basics, including how to grow or purchase herbs and what they need to succeed in your garden. Not sure what to do with your herbs after you’ve grown them? This program will also discuss cooking, preserving, and using herbs from your garden! Registration is required. Please call 1-800-613-3163 […]

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 supplies last.

Cancelled: Friends of Hayner Library Book Sale

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

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Friends of Hayner Library building is temporarily closed while repairs are being made to a ceiling joist. We hope to have the building reopened soon. The Friends will not hold book sales or accept book donations while the repair work takes place. We apologize for the inconvenience. The Friends of […]

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 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

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 12-18. Teen Crime Stoppers will be held in the Hayner […]

State Senator Erica Harriss Traveling Office Hours

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

State Senator Erica Harriss will hold traveling office hours at Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall on the first Thursdays of March, April, and May. Traveling office hours are a way for Senator Harriss and her staff to assist residents with a wide variety of services, including navigating state agencies and connecting residents with available […]

State Senator Erica Harriss Traveling Office Hours

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

State Senator Erica Harriss will hold traveling office hours at Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall on the first Thursdays of March, April, and May. Traveling office hours are a way for Senator Harriss and her staff to assist residents with a wide variety of services, including navigating state agencies and connecting residents with available […]

Taps & Tomes Book Club

The Old Bakery Beer Co. Landmarks Boulevard 400, Alton

We’d love for you to join us for a drink and discussion of our next choice, Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus. Our social hour starts at 6:00 p.m., with the book discussion beginning at 7:00 p.m. Participants are welcome to join us for both the social hour and the book discussion or just the discussion. […]