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March 2019

Mother Goose on the Loose

March 25 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on March 25, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on March 7, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on March 21, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on March 28, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 1, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 8, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 22, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 29, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 4, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 11, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 25, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 1, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 8, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 22, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 29, 2019 at 10:30am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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A unique one-on-one lap-sit program for children 12-24 months and caregiver. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Essential Oils

March 25 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on March 25, 2019 at 5:30pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Essential Oils Detox and Renew

Join Carol Scarbro for Essential Oils, February 25th at 5:30pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

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Story Hour

March 25 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on March 18, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on March 25, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on March 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 19, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 26, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 6, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on March 20, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on March 27, 2019 at 10:30am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Altoona Library Story Time

An exciting preschool story time program for children ages 3 to 6 years old and caregiver. Registration is preferred but not required. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Pokemon Trading Club

March 25 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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One event on September 17, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on September 24, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 1, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 8, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 15, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 22, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 29, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on November 5, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on November 19, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on November 26, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on December 3, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on December 10, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on December 17, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on January 7, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on January 14, 2019 at 6:30pm

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Calling all Pokemon Trainers! The Altoona Area Public Library Youth Room is launching a Pokemon Trading Card Club for Trainers ages 6-13. Bring your Pokemon cards to trade and play with fellow trainers. Call 946-0417 ext 123 for more info.

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Learning with LEGOs

March 26 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on February 19, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on February 26, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on February 13, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on February 20, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on February 27, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 5, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on March 19, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on March 26, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on March 6, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 20, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 27, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 3, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 10, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 24, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 2, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 9, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 23, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 30, 2019 at 10:30am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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There is an exciting class at the Altoona Area Public Library Youth Room for children ages 3-6 -- Learning with Legos! Learning with Legos provides children with opportunities to develop skills of the 21st century: Collaboration, Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving. Classes held on Tuesdays at 10:30am or Wednesdays at 1pm. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Toddler Time

March 27 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on March 20, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on March 27, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on March 7, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 21, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 28, 2019 at 1:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Altoona Library Story Time

A special music and movement story time for children ages 2 and 3 years old and caregiver. Register by calling at 946-0417 ext 123.

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Social Media Classes

March 28 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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One event on October 11, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 18, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 25, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 1, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 15, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 29, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 10, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on January 17, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on January 24, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on January 31, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 7, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 14, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 21, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 28, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 7, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 14, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 21, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 28, 2019 at 10:00am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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It's time to get social! Would you like to learn to use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Snapchat? We will be having classes on a different app during each class. Register by calling 946-0417 ext 125.

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Music with Marabeth

March 28 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on March 28, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 18, 2019 at 10:30am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Children ages 5 & Under (and their grownups) are invited to come sing, dance, wiggle, and giggle with Miss Marabeth! Musical activities may include egg shakers, rhythm sticks, hula hoops and more (GIANT PARACHUTE!) . No signup is needed.

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Computer Basics

March 28 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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One event on January 17, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on January 24, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on January 31, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on February 14, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on February 21, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on February 28, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on March 7, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on March 14, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on March 21, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on March 28, 2019 at 12:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Computer Classes

Are you new to computers or would you like to become more proficient? Learn the fundamentals of Computers and Microsoft Windows during this 4-week series. Topics include Using the mouse and keyboard, internet starter, security, and email. There will be a $10 registration fee with $5 refund upon completion of all 4 classes. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

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MS Office Classes

March 28 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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One event on January 17, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on January 24, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on February 14, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on February 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on February 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on March 14, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on March 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on March 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Hotspot Lending

Would you like to improve your hirability? Take our MS Office classes. We will provide you with a primer to get you started on MS 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.

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Girls Who Code

March 28 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Girls Who Code offers free after-school programs for 6th-12th grade girls to join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models using computer science to change the world. A new Girls Who Code program will run on Thursdays from January 17th – March 28th from 3:30pm – 5pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. Registration is required. Email bcl@blaircountylibraries.org to register.

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Lego Club B

March 28 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on October 25, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on November 8, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on December 20, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on January 31, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on February 28, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on March 28, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 25, 2019 at 5:30pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Children ages 6-12, you are invited to join a Lego Club at the Altoona Area Public Library! All you need is your imagination. Registration is required. Please call the library at 946-0417 ext. 123 to register.

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Fired Up Ceramics

March 28 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Join us for Fired Up Ceramics on March 28th at 6pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. For $6.00 choose from a bunny or plain eggs. Or create an egg plate or basket for $17.00. Children are welcome with adult supervision. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

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April 2019

Lego Mindstorm for Beginners

April 1 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on April 8, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 15, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 22, 2019 at 5:30pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Children ages 8-13, unleash the World of Lego Robots with this Lego Mindstorm for Beginners program on April 1, 8, 15 and 22 at 5:30pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. Registration is required for this event. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Pokemon Trading Card Club

April 1 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on April 8, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 22, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 29, 2019 at 5:30pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Calling all Pokemon Trainers! The Altoona Area Public Library Youth Room hosts a Pokemon Trading Card Club for Trainers ages 6-13 in the Youth Room on Mondays at 6:30pm. Bring your Pokemon cards to trade and play with fellow trainers. Call 946-0417 ext 123 for more info.

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Story Hour

April 1 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on April 8, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 22, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 29, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on April 2, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 9, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 23, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 30, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 3, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 10, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on April 24, 2019 at 10:30am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Altoona Library Story Time

An exciting preschool story time program for children ages 3 to 6 years old and caregiver. Registration is preferred but not required. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Toddler Time

April 3 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on April 10, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 24, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 4, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 11, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 25, 2019 at 1:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Altoona Library Story Time

A special music and movement story time for children ages 2 and 3 years old and caregiver. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

Find out more »

Social Media Class

April 4 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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One event on April 11, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on April 18, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on April 25, 2019 at 12:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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It's time to get social! Would you like to learn to use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Snapchat? We will be having classes on a different app during each class. Register by calling 946-0417 ext 125.

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Computer Basics

April 4 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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One event on April 11, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on April 18, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on April 25, 2019 at 2:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Computer Classes

Are you new to computers or would you like to become more proficient? Learn the fundamentals of Computers and Microsoft Windows during this 4-week series. Topics include Using the mouse and keyboard, internet starter, security, and email. There will be a $10 registration fee with $5 refund upon completion of all 4 classes. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

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Not Your Mother’s Pearls

April 4 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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One event on April 15, 2019 at 6:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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Knit In

April 6 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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AAPL Book Club

April 8 @ 6:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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MS Office Classes

April 11 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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One event on April 18, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on April 25, 2019 at 10:00am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Computer Classes

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)

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Tinkergarten

April 11 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on April 11, 2019 at 10:30am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Tinkergarten is on a mission to elevate childhood. A new Tinkergarten class will be held at the Altoona Area Public Library. The expert-designed classes and activities help kids ages 18 months—8 years develop core life skills while enjoying healthy, fun, engaging experiences in the physical freedom of local green spaces. Registration is required for this class. Call the Youth Room at 946-0417 ext 123.

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Fired Up Ceramics

April 11 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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PA One Book

April 12 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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).

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Family Movie – Disney’s Cinderella (2015)

April 13 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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Homeschool Hub

April 15 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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One event on January 23, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on February 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on March 13, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 15, 2019 at 1:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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All Homeschool Families are invited to the Homeschool Hub from 1pm – 3pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. Come to the library to meet with other homeschool families for fun educational and social opportunities. Register by calling 946-0417 ext 123.

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Lego Club A

April 15 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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One event on October 8, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on November 19, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on December 10, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on January 14, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on February 4, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on April 15, 2019 at 6:30pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Children ages 6-12, you are invited to join a Lego Club at the Altoona Area Public Library! All you need is your imagination. Registration is required. Please call the library at 946-0417 ext. 123 to register.

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Around the World – France

April 18 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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A Magical Garden

April 23 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on April 30, 2019 at 9:00am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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Essential Oils

April 29 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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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.

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