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Library offers new online database - NewspaperARCHIVE

The Altoona Area Public Library is very excited to announce the addition of NewspaperARCHIVE to our growing list of products available to our patrons. You can now search over a hundred Pennsylvania newspapers, including the Altoona Mirror, for FREE. All you need is an Altoona card.

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Everyone

Introduction to the Ukulele Class to be held at Altoona Library

Join Mike Holzer for a workshop with a touch of the tropics. Registration is required - call 946-0417. The cost is $5.00. If you have a ukulele please bring it, if not, one will be provided. 

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Everyone

Jay Paterno to give presentation at Altoona Library

Jay Paterno, author of Paterno Legacy: Enduring Lessons from the Life and Death of My Father will be at the Altoona Area Public Library on Thursday, February 19th at 6pm in the library theater for a presentation and book signing.  All are welcome to attend.  Books will be available for purchase.

Jay is offering the library a portion of the sales from the evening.

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Everyone