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The Altoona Area Public Library invites you to view the beautiful exhibit "ART is a Many Splendored Thing" made by Mr. William Eisenhart of Altoona. The exhibit includes found objects made into works of art, drawings, paintings, leatherwork, sculpture and more. If you love art, don’t miss this exhibit which involved hours of time to create. May be viewed in the foyer display cases on the Library's first floor through March 30 during regular library hours.
Altoona Library Teen Services is proud to host CareerLink which offers area teens career planning and employment services. The CareerLink offers several programs for youth ages 14-21: Journeys, Workforce Investment Act Year-round Programs, and the Summer Youth Employment Program. They currently have openings in these programs and will be available to talk with teens at the Library every Monday starting at 3:30. Please call 946-0417 ext. 129 for more information.
To promote PA Forward's Health Literacy initiative, the Youth Room has partnered with Blair County Drug and Alcohol Program to promote smoke free homes and cars. Stop by and check out our display offering parent pledges, helpful books, and more information on the program.
photo: Mother, Sarah Tower pledging "Fresh Air Now" to protect daughter, Lydia Tower and expecting baby boy.