Hayner Library logo

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.

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  S.T.E.A.M. concepts such as surface tension, earth science, anatomy, and robotics! Each kit will include an item list and the ingredients needed to perform the […]

Film Flashback Friday

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

What were we watching fifty years ago at the Starlight Drive-In, Grand Theater, and Alton Ciné? Hayner Library’s Film Flashback Fridays program will answer that question as we watch some of the best movies of 1973. A short introduction will precede each film. In November, we will watch Walt Disney’s Robin Hood. Seating is limited. […]

Internet I: Basics Class

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

Back by popular demand, The Hayner Public Library District is offering computer classes! Classes will be held twice a month, covering topics from basic computer skills to using the internet and smart phones. Whether you have no computer experience or just need a refresher, feel free to join us for these introductory classes. Laptops will […]

DAR “Friendraiser” Open House

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

The Ninian Edwards Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Genealogy & Local History Library invite you to our annual DAR Open House. We will have experienced researchers available to guide you through the DAR application process. Don’t think you have a soldier in your family? There’s also […]

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.

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, […]

Teen Take-Home Crafts

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

Do you love making crafts? If so, stop by TeenSpace at Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall and pick up a teen take-home craft! We will distribute crafts while supplies last.

An Evening with Bake Squad Host Maya-Camille Broussard

Join Maya-Camille Broussard, star of Netflix’s Bake Squad, and owner of Chicago based Justice of the Pies for a demo from her kitchen just in time for Thanksgiving. She will share her love of pie, the stories of those that inspired her, and some tips and tricks to help you make the perfect Thanksgiving pie. […]

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.