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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 […]

Monsters, Magic, and the Unnatural

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

For centuries, societies across the globe have created monsters, faeries, and dragons. We will explore how these creatures came into being, why they have remained a part of our world […]

Event Series Teentober

Teentober

TeenTober is a new nationwide celebration hosted by libraries every October. TeenTober aims to celebrate teens, promote year-round teen services, and highlight the innovative ways teen services help teens learn […]

Five Nights at Freddy’s Movie Release Party

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

Come join us at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, to celebrate Scott Cawthon’s bestselling book and video game, Five Nights at Freddy’s. The fun takes place in the Hayner […]

Writers Circle

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

Writers Circle: Eerie Edition Saturday, October 28, 10:00 a.m. – Noon For the novice and the experienced: Join us for a writing prompt to get creativity flowing, and receive constructive […]

Last Day for Food for Fines

Today is the last day for Food for Fines! Hayner Library patrons can bring in their current overdue Hayner Library items and pay the fine with a canned good. One […]

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) […]

Students for Soliders

November is the month of giving, and this year we have again partnered with Students for Soldiers to give back to area military personnel. Carmen Serio, a longtime teacher at […]

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 […]

Event Series Teen Crime Stoppers

Teen Crime Stoppers Game Challenge

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 […]