Come to our “Getting to know Nanowrimo” program on October 29th from 6-8 to discover how you really can write a novel in a month. Brainstorm story ideas with other potential participants, and learn about past published novels. This is a free program available for anyone 13 and older.

Come write in sessions will be held every Tuesday in November from 6-8

Call to register 946-0417 ext 125.


Calling all bitty builders ages 8 & under! Come build to your heart’s content at our block bonanza! Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

Special cow themed storytime, craft, and photo op with the Chick-fil-A cow! Recommended for ages 7 and under, but all are welcome! Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

Join Carol Scarbro for a special Essential Oils to discuss Lyme Disease on October 21st at 5:30pm. Registration in advance is required, call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

On October 19th from 1pm – 3pm, join us for a free Halloween event for children ages 6-12 with crafts, games, and prizes! Make sure to wear your spookiest costume. Pre-registration is required! Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

Would you like to improve your hireability? Take our Office classes. 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.


MS Word – October 17, 10am – 11am

MS Excel – October 24, 10am – 11am

MS PowerPoint – October 21, 10am – 11am

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”. Recommended for ages 2-7 (though all are welcome). Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

Looking to discuss your next good read with a group of like-minded individuals — join us on the second Monday of the month at 6:45pm in the Alumni Room for the Altoona Area Public Library Book Club. October’s selection is “The Paris Architect” by Charles Belfoure.

Join us for our free family movie: “Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase” on October 12th at 1pm in the library theater.

For sixteen-year-old Nancy Drew, life in a small town is mighty dull. She longs for excitement, adventure, and the chance to make a difference. Nancy gets that opportunity when she is asked to help solve the ghostly activity at the Twin Elms mansion. Can she help explain the creaking footsteps, exploding light bulbs, and the ominous creature?

Join us for DIY Book Folding on October 10th at 6pm. Shelley Williams will be teaching you how to create a pumpkin from a book. The cost is $3.00. Please bring your own scissors. You will need to sign up in advance. Class size is limited. Register by calling 946-0417 ext 123.