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Altoona Area Public Library

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1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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January 2019

Pokemon Trading Club

January 21 @ 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

January 22 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on September 18, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on September 25, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on September 12, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on September 19, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on September 26, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on October 2, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on October 16, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on October 23, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on October 30, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on October 3, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on October 17, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on October 24, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on October 31, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on November 6, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on November 27, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on December 4, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on December 11, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on December 18, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on November 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on November 28, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on December 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on December 12, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on December 19, 2018 at 1:00pm

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

One event on January 15, 2019 at 10:30am

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

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

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

One event on January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm

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

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

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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There is an exciting new class coming to 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 will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30am or Wednesdays at 1pm. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Story Hour

January 22 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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One event on October 17, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on October 24, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on October 31, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on November 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on November 28, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on December 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on December 12, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on December 19, 2018 at 1:00pm

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

One event on January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm

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

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

One event on January 7, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on January 14, 2019 at 5:30pm

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

One event on January 8, 2019 at 1:00pm

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

One event on January 22, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on January 29, 2019 at 1:00pm

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

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. Story Hour is an exciting story time program for children ages 3 to 6 years old and caregiver.

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Toddler Time

January 23 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on November 8, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on November 29, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on December 6, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on December 13, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on December 20, 2018 at 9:30am

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

One event on January 17, 2019 at 9:30am

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

One event on January 31, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on January 9, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on January 16, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on January 23, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on January 30, 2019 at 9:30am

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

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. Toddler Time is a special music and movement story time for children ages 2 to 3 years old and caregiver.

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Homeschool Hub

January 23 @ 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

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.

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Mother Goose on the Loose

January 24 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on December 13, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on December 20, 2018 at 9:30am

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

One event on January 14, 2019 at 9:30am

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

One event on January 7, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on January 14, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on January 28, 2019 at 10:30am

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

One event on January 17, 2019 at 9:30am

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

One event on January 31, 2019 at 9:30am

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

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Computer Basics

January 24 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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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

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

January 24 @ 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 February 14, 2019 at 12:00pm

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

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

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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Social Media Classes

January 24 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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One event on October 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on November 1, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on November 8, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on November 15, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on November 29, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on January 10, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on January 17, 2019 at 2:00pm

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

One event on January 31, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on February 7, 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

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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Girls Who Code

January 24 @ 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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Jewelry Making for Kids

January 24 @ 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) are invited to this Make Your Own Jewelry class on January 24th at 5:30pm at the Altoona Area Public Library. You will learn how to make your own bracelet in the style of Alex and Ani. Registration is required for this event. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Bitty Builders

January 26 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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This Super Saturday is all about building! Children ages 8 and under (plus a caregiver) are invited to Bitty Builders on January 26th at 10:30am to come try out our different building sets. Magna-Tiles, wooden blocks, and Keva blocks are just the beginning! Register by calling 946-0417 ext 123.

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Teen Zentangle

January 29 @ 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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One event on January 29, 2019 at 3:30pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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What is Zentangle? It is an easy-to-learn form of doodling that is relaxing and a fun way to create beautiful images. Teens are invited to join us for this free program to learn how to zentangle. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Lego Club B

January 31 @ 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

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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Playground Hijinks

January 31 @ 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Free

Join us for a special show with Playground Hijinks and sing along with your favorite preschool songs! Call the Youth Room at 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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February 2019

Knit In

February 2 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day First of the month, repeating until November 4, 2017

One event on December 2, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on January 6, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on February 3, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on March 3, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on April 7, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on May 5, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on June 2, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on July 7, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on August 4, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on September 8, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on October 6, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on November 3, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on December 1, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on January 5, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on February 2, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on March 2, 2019 at 9:00am

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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All Day Knit

Enjoy the company of others who enjoy doing handiwork.

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Lego Club A

February 4 @ 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

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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Pokemon Trading Club

February 4 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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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Around the World

February 7 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on November 19, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on December 17, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 5:30pm

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", a program focusing on a different country each month. Learn about the culture of the country through crafts, food, games, and other fun activities! Registration is required in advance. Call the Youth Room to register 946-0417 ext 123.

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Zentangle

February 7 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on November 15, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 6:00pm

Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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What is Zentangle? It is a form of artistist doodling. There are some health benefits. It helps you sleep better at night and it brings down your blood pressure. Come and give it a try. Cost for the materials is only $10.00. Call 946-0417 ext 125 to register! Space is limited. You will need to pay ahead of time to secure your spot.

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Animals in Winter

February 7 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Suzanne Black, the Conservation Education Specialist from the Blair County Conservation District will have a presentation on “Animals in Winter”. Students will learn different ways animals have adapted to survive the winter in Pennsylvania, listen to a story, hibernate, and meet a live animal.

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Mother Goose on the Loose

February 11 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on February 25, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on February 11, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on February 25, 2019 at 10:30am

One event on February 14, 2019 at 9:30am

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

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

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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Story Hour

February 11 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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One event on February 25, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on February 12, 2019 at 1:00pm

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

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

One event on February 13, 2019 at 10:30am

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

One event on February 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. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Music with Marabeth

February 12 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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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Learning with LEGOs

February 12 @ 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

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

February 13 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on February 20, 2019 at 9:30am

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

One event on February 14, 2019 at 1:00pm

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

One event on February 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. Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Pirate P-Arrrrgh-ty

February 16 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Shiver me timbers! It's a pirate party! Children 8 and under (and a caregiver) are invited to our pirate themed Super Saturday. Follow a treasure map, walk the plank, and much more! Call 946-0417 ext 123 to register.

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Family Movie – Muppet Treasure Island

February 16 @ 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, "Muppet Treasure Island" has a running time of 100 minutes.

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Sew Much Fun!

February 23 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 5th Avenue
Altoona,PA16602United States
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Children Ages 8-14 (plus caregivers), join us for this beginner sewing class to learn some basic skills and create your own project to take home. Call the Youth Room to register 946-0417 ext 123.

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