1303 Lynn Avenue
Altoona, WI 54720
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Mon.-Thurs. 9am - 8pm
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
The library is closed on New Year's Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. The library closes at noon on New Years Eve.

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Adult Programs at Altoona Public Library


New! Saturday Knit and Crochet Club

Meets the 1st Saturday of the month from 10:00 a.m. - noon.  This is an informal club for working on projects, socializing, and sharing ideas & patterns.  No sign up - just join us when you can!


 Food for Thought Book Club 2013-2014

Fourth Monday of the Month at 7:00 p.m. (except where noted)

Sept. 24   The Dog Stars / Peter Heller

Oct. 28     Cloud Atlas /  Liam Callanan (CVBF Author)

Nov. 25    The Book Thief / Markus Zusak

Dec. 16    Firefly Lane / Kristin Hannah  (THIRD MONDAY)

Jan. 27    Life on the Mississippi / Mark Twain

Feb. 24    A Week in Winter / Maeve Binchy

Mar. 24    My Mother Was Nuts / Penny Marshall

Apr. 28    Visiting Tom / Michael Perry

May 19    The Round House / Louise Erdrich (THIRD MONDAY)


 Book-em Mystery Book Club 2013-2014

Second Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m.

Sept.  9          The Andalucian Friend / Alexander Soderberg

Oct.      7        Little Wolves / Thomas Maltman (CVBF Author)

Nov.  11         A Fatal Grace / Louise Penny

Dec.   9           The Westing Game / Ellen Raskin

Jan.      6         White Sky, Black Ice / Stan Jones

Feb.   10        Ghostman / Roger Hobbs

Mar.   10        Agatha Christie: An Autobiography /Agatha Christie

Apr.     14      Gone Girl / Gillian Flynn

May  12         The Hangman’s Daughter / Oliver Potzsch