Join Carol Scarbro for Essential Oils, April 29th at 5:30pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

Children Ages 2-7 (plus caregivers), join us for a Waldorf inspired time of storytelling, fingerplays, movement and songs, art, and creative play celebrating nature and the seasons during “A Magical Garden”, April 23rd and April 30th at 9:30am. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

Children Ages 6-14 (plus caregivers), join us for “Around the World”, April 18th at 5:30pm, a program focusing on a different country each month. Learn about the culture of the country through crafts, food, games, and other fun activities! This month we will be exploring France! Registration in advance is required.  Call the Youth Room to register 946-0417 ext 123.

Families are welcome to enjoy a FREE movie on the Altoona Area Public Library BIG screen. See Disney’s “Cinderella” (2015) on April 13th at 1pm. Rated PG.

Pennsylvania One Book is a program that highlights the importance of early literacy development and the significance of reading early and often to children. Join us for a special story time on April 12th at 10:30am and receive a free book (one per family while supplies last).

Celebrate Spring and make a gift for Mother’s Day at Fired Up Ceramics on April 11th at 6pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. Paint your own ceramics for just $6.00. Larger pieces available for $17.00. Children welcome with adult supervision. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

Would you like to improve your hirability? Take MS Office classes at the Altoona Area Public Library. We will provide you with a primer to get you started on Office and learning how to use Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. You may choose to attend one or all. There is a $5.00 registration fee for each class. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register. (April 11, 18, 25 at 10am)

Join us on the 2nd Monday of every month at 6:45pm in the Alumni Room for the Altoona Area Public Library Book Club. April’s selection is “One Thousand White Women” by Jim Fergus.

The Altoona Area Public Library will be hosting an All Day Knit-In on Saturday, April 6th from 9am – 4pm in the Board Room.  Come for a few hours or stay all day. Enjoy the company of others who enjoy doing handiwork. If you have question or would like to learn, there will be teachers available. Beginners bring size 8 needles, and some light colored yarn. This is a free program.

Learn how to make your own jewelry during “Not Your Mother’s Pearls” on April 4th or 15th at 6pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. The cost for materials is $10.00. Registration is required. This is an adult only class. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.