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Event Series Writers Circle

Writers Circle: Combo Poem

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

Join us for a writing prompt to get creativity flowing and receive constructive feedback from your peers in a guided group discussion. The focus genre of our Writers Circle will change every month, so be sure to check in! Refreshments are provided for this adult writing event designed for both the novice and the experienced. […]

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. *September's craft will be available on Tuesday, September 3, 2024 due to our holiday closure for Labor Day on Monday, September 2, 2024.

Event Series Teen Take-Home Crafts

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. Wednesday, August 28: Boba Tea Kits Tuesday, September 3: Yarn Puff Ball Bookmarks

Event Series Bite Size Science

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. 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 activity. Adult assistance may be […]

Event Series Lego Club

Lego Club

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

Kids, join us for an hour of building and creating Lego masterpieces. The library will supply the Legos; feel free to bring your own. Lego Club meets at Hayner Library KidsSpace at Alton Square Mall on the second Tuesday of each month from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This program is for children ages 6-12 […]

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 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.

Fall Memory Café

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

This Memory Café will be a harvest festival themed gathering, where patrons are welcome to come and go as they please. We will provide activities to bring people together and foster reminiscing. What is a Memory Café? Memory Cafés are a comfortable and welcoming place for those experiencing Alzheimer’s Disease or any other form of […]

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.

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 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.