2016 Winter Story Time Registration

Sign up your toddler and/or preschool age children for story time at the library.

Teen Minecraft Club

  • 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Community Room

Teen Minecraft Club

  • 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Community Room

Cookie Club Story Time

Join us for some extra "sweet" stories and songs in the library's community room.

Homemade cookies and lemonade/milk served afterward.

This event does not require registration and is open to families with children ages 11 and under.

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Find great books and support the library at the Altoona Public Library Friends of the Library Book Sale. Hardcovers are $1, softcovers are $.50, and kids' items are $.25. Great deals and a great cause. 9 am - 3 pm

TAB Meeting

Teen Advisory Board Meeting at the library.

Adult Coloring Program

Take a break from the hustle & bustle and relax while coloring!  Come on in to the library for some coloring, coffee, and conversation.  We will have a variety of coloring pages to choose from and colored pencils to use.  Snacks included! 12:30 pm - 2:00 p.m. 

Teen DIY Projects Fair

Teens!  Are you strapped for cash and stressed out about what to get your friends and family for Christmas this year?

No worries!  Join us in the library's community room for a make and take DIY session featuring jewelry, Sharpie mugs, bookmarks, and more.

Refreshements served.

No sign up - just show up!

Food for Fines

November 2 - 7, for every one non perishable food item you bring in, get $1 off your fines!  Give back to the community while getting rid of your fines. The food will be donated to the Altoona Compassion Coalition. 

We cannot waive replacement fees or fines from certain libraries.  Please feel free to ask us how much of your fine we can waive during Food for Fines week.