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Altoona Area Public Library

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1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
814-946-0417 altoonalibrary.org

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    November 2019

    Mother Goose on the Loose

    November 18 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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    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. Registration is preferred but not required. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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    Story Hour

    November 18 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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    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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    Essential Oils for the Digestive System

    November 18 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Join Carol Scarbro and the Altoona Area Public Library on November 18 at 5:30pm for Essential Oils for the Digestive System. This is a free program but registration in advance is required. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register.

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    Girl Scout Sign Up Night

    November 18 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Come to our Girl Scout sign up night on November 18th at 6pm to hear more about how you and your daughter can join us as we build girls of courage, confidence and character through Girl Scouting. We will talk about available troops in the area as well as starting new troops.

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    Pokemon Swap Meet

    November 18 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Pokemon Swap Meet: November 18 @ 6:00pm - Come and swap Pokemon cards. Get a chance to meet some new people. Kids/Adults of all ages are welcome to come.

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    Altoona Area Public Library Book Club

    November 18 @ 6:45 PM - 8:00 PM
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Looking to discuss your next good read with a group of like-minded individuals — join us on November 18th at 6:45pm in the Alumni Room for the Altoona Area Public Library Book Club. November’s selection is “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens.

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    A Magical Garden

    November 19 @ 9:30 AM
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    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    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.

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    National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)

    November 19 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    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.  

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    Toddler Time

    November 20 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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    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. Registration is not required but is recommended. Call 946-0417 ext 123.

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    Girls Who Code: Cybersecurity

    November 20 @ 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
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    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Girls in grades 6-12 are invited to join us for Girls Who Code: Cybersecurity. Pre-registration encouraged but not required: https://forms.gle/N2kP3gzHfxGEQryC7 . Middle- and high-school girls will learn about cybersecurity topics and have a chance to work on their own website.

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    Computer Basics

    November 21 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    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, storage, files, navigating windows, and more. There will be a $5 registration fee due at sign up. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register. (11/7 @ 9:30am, 11/14 and 11/21 at 10am)

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    MS Office

    November 21 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    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 – 11/7, Noon; MS Excel – 11/14, Noon; MS PowerPoint – 11/21, Noon

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    Social Media Classes

    November 21 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Would you like to learn to use Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram? We will be having classes on a different app each Thursday. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register. Facebook – 11/7, 2pm; Twitter – 11/14, 2pm; Instagram – 11/21 2pm

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    DIY Snowman

    November 21 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Do you love snowmen? You have a chance to make your own on November 21 at 6:00pm. The cost will be $3.00. Sign up to reserve your space. Limited seating. Registration is required. Sign up at the Adult Circulation Desk or call 946-0417 ext 125 to register. This is an adult/teen program.

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    Assassination of JFK: A Missing Witness

    November 21 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    Assassination of JFK: A Missing Witness, a free program presented by the Friends of the Altoona Area Public Library. Thirty-five years ago, a tip from a friend started Barry Ernest on a quest to find a missing witness to the JFK assassination. Ernest, author of the book "The Girl on the Stairs", will discuss his findings during this Friends of the Library program on November 21 at 6:30pm in the Altoona Area Public Library Theater. Ernest, originally from Altoona, now…

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    Library Closed

    November 28
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    The library will be closed today, November 28th.

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    Library Closed

    November 29
    Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
    Altoona,PA16602United States
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    The library will be closed today, November 29th

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    December 2019

    Knit In

    December 7 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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    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 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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