Despereaux’s friend, Princess Pea has been kidnapped. Despereaux must find a knight’s brave heart within his tiny body and rescue his friend. Rated G. 2008.

Join us to learn about the celebration of Chinese New Year. Panda Express will be teaching about the celebration, and bringing food to sample. Call the Youth Room at 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

Create your own Valentine Wreath during this wreath making class on January 23rd at 6pm. The cost for materials is $7. This is an adult program. Space is limited so registration is required. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

The one-hour session is a discussion led by a Dementia Friends Champion. It is not a training session. You’ll learn what dementia is, what it’s like to live with the disease, and some tips for communicating with people living with dementia. Everyone who attends is asked to turn their new understanding of dementia into a practical action that can help someone living in your community. The action can be as big or as small as you choose—every action counts! Please register by email or call 946-0417 ext 125.

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

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.

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.

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 – January 16th
MS Excel – January 23rd
MS PowerPoint – January 30th

Looking to discuss your next good read with a group of like-minded individuals — join us on January 13th at 6:45pm in the Alumni Room for the Altoona Area Public Library Book Club. January’s selection is “Underground Railroad” by Colson Whitehead.