Families of young children are invited to check out the Altoona Area Public Library’s FREE educational story time programs for caregiver and child to enjoy together! Registration is required. Please call the library at 946-0417 ext. 123 to register.

Mother Goose on the Loose is a unique one-on-one lap-sit program for children 12 months to 24 months and caregiver.

On June 17 at 10:00am, children ages 12 and under along with caregivers are invited to a Super Saturday event, Yoga for Kids. Kids will be participating in various yoga movements as they travel through the Yoga Jungle. Call 814-946-0417 ext. 123 to register. This is a free program.

Get creative with Fired Up Ceramics on June 15th at 6pm at the Altoona Area Public Library! Cost is only $5.00 per item. Choose between a surfboard or an American flag. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

Bring your littlest music lover to sing, play and dance at the Playground Hijinks Musical Event on Thursday June 15 at 6pm in our Youth Room. This program is geared for ages six and under along with caregiver.

Enjoy a great meal and help support the library on Thursday June 15th from 3pm – 10pm at Texas Roadhouse, Osgood Drive, Altoona. Ten percent of your food purchase will help benefit the library. Stop by the library to pick up the flyer for this event.

“Talk About a Good Book” Discussion Group, held every 2nd Monday of the Month will take place on June 12th at 6:45pm in the Alumni Room at the Altoona Area Public Library. June’s selection is “Commonwealth” by Ann Patchett.

Kick off Summer Learning with a little magic! Join us for the M&M Magic Show on Monday June 12 at 10am or 2pm in the Library Theater. This show is free and open to all ages! Sponsored in part by Charley’s Grilled Subs.

The Altoona Area Public Library continues to offer Beginner & Intermediate Sign Language Classes. These classes are 10 week sessions and are free. Registration is required. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to find out when the next class starts. The intermediate classes do have a Beginner class prerequisite.

Learn how to make jewelry on June 8th at 6pm. This class will be making a necklace. The cost of materials is $10.00. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

Join us June 8th for two sessions concerning advanced directives, presented by SouthernCare Hospice Services. Sessions will include a review of living wills, medical power of attorneys, Code status, and POLST forms. These will be held at 10:00am and 5:30pm in the library theater. There is no fee for these events.