Story Time Registration

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

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

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: Allen Eskens

My Life as a Writer (It's Better to be Lucky than Smart): Mystery author Allen Eskens will discuss his journey from being a day-dreaming student who barely passed his classes to a USA Today-bestselling author. 

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Eau Claire Women in Theater: Superman to Woodticks

ecWIT (Eau Claire Women in Theater) proudly presents the art form of Dramatic Reader’s theater.  We spotlight a love of reading in a variety of genres through interactive characterizations without props, set or costumes.

CANCELLED: Altoona Author: Bob Schummer

CANCELLED. Come and see local Altoona author of "My Journey Home", Bob Schummer, as he comes to talk at the Altoona Public Library. This event is free and open to the public. It is on August 16th at 3:30 pm. 

Adult Craft Night: DIY Sugar Scrub

Learn how to make your own sugar scrub. Create your own scrub and scent for at home use! Browse the libraries resources for other homemade scrubs, soaps, and scents. All Materials Provided.

August 24th at 6:30 pm. 

Summer Olympics Day Camp

Students entering grades 3 through 6 are welcome to join EC County 4-H staff in the library's community room for games and crafts from 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  No registration required.  For more information, click here or call the library at 715-839-5029.

Adult Craft Night:Needle Felting

Learn how to needle felt! Take home a soft and sweet need felted figure that you create yourself. Browse library resources about felting and other fiber crafts.

Space is limited. Please stop by or call the library to sign up.

Adult Craft Night: Map Embroidery

Create a handmade embroidered map to celebrate your favorite places, a road trip, or somewhere you would like to go-perfect for framing. We'll embroider paper maps with basic stitches.

Space is limited. Please stop by the library or call to sign up.