Adult Programs

September is Library Card Signup Month

Library Card Signup Month

It's Library Card Signup Month! If your library card is "well loved" and in need of replacement, you're in luck! We're offering FREE replacement cards for the remainder of the month. You just need your old library card or photo ID for account verification.
Saturday Morning Story Time with author, Karen Condit

Oct 22nd Saturday Story Time with author, Karen Condit

What:  Local author Karen Condit will read her picture book Turtle on the Track during a special library story time.  In addition to the reading, event highlights include a movement activity, a brief informational session about turtles (including seeing a...
We are looking for creative people

We are looking for creative people!

Altoona Public Library is looking for YOU! Do you have a creative hobby? Woodworking? Needlecraft? Genealogy knowledge? A special skill? We are looking for community members to lead workshops at the library.   Contact Library Director, Arin Wilken, at...
Book 'Em Mystery

Book 'Em Mystery Book Club

Join us for Book ‘Em Mystery Book Club.  We meet every second Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. September through May – newcomers are always welcome!

Food for Thought Book Club

Food for Thought Book Club

Join us for Food for Thought Book Club.  We meet every fourth Monday at 6:30 p.m. September through May – newcomers are always welcome!

Knit and Crochet Club

Knit & Crochet Club

Bring your projects and we’ll have coffee, company and a selection of knitting and crocheting books for you to browse. The club meets 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. the first Saturday of each month September – May.

Strings 'n' Things

Strings 'n' Things

Bring your projects and we’ll have coffee, company and a selection of books for you to browse. The club meets 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month September – May.

Join and try any of these needlecrafts:

  • Needle lace/Lace-making
  • Quilting
  • Applique
  • Embroidery
  • Sewing
  • Lucet
  • Macrame
  • Braiding and tassel making
  • Tapestry
  • Bead weaving
  • Needlepoint
  • Knitting
  • Crocheting

Hours

Monday 9am-8pm
Tuesday 9am-8pm
Wednesday 9am-8pm
Thursday 9am-8pm
Friday 9am-6pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday: Closed

Contact Us

Altoona Public Library
1303 Lynn Avenue
Altoona, WI 54720

715-839-5029

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