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Storyteller July 30th at 10:30 am at the City Council Chambers.

Join us at the library for storyteller Kathy Prestidge!

She will perform folk tales featuring fairy tale heroes and kids-down-the-block heroes, daring quests and tricky tasks, clever solutions, and wise resolutions.
This is a free 45 minute program sponsored by the Algoma Library Friends that will promise to be a big hit for all ages!



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Don't Forget to turn in your sheets and Collect your Prizes!!:

Summer Reading Program is winding down. Those who have participated in the reading program can come in and pick their prizes. The only thing we are out of are the Drawing Boards.

Remember to bring in your work sheets showing how many hours you have read. Hope to see you soon.









Summer Reading Program 2015

Every Hero Has A Story

June 8th - July 31st

Summer Reading Challenge

Students going into K-5th: Read up to 20 hours or attend programs to earn points to win a prize!


Middle School

Students going into 6-8th: Read 24 hours and participants that complete 24 hours get to choose between 1 book or 1 CD or 1 DVD. No double CDs or DVDS with explicit language allowed.


Family Reading

Families the read 1 hour together = 1 Entry into a raffle.  Each family recieves a free tote bag upon sign up. Raffle will be held at the end of July.


Sign Up at the Algoma Public Library starting June 8th. All time log sheets must be turned in by July 28th.




Summer Reading Program Events!


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National Library Week Recap


National Library Week was a huge success this past April. We had some Hometown Heroes that came to show students their vehicles and what they do for our community. Thank you Hometown Heroes!


 Thank you to State Trooper Schneider and his K9 partner Emma, Sergeant Roesch, Rory Grossel, Andy Mueller, and Pete Haack for coming out.


We had several kids that won in our Celebrate Teen Literature Guessing Game. Congrats to Samantha, Mariah, Sue, Jesse, Jadin, Brittany, and Aiden. Winners either won a T-shirt, a book, a keychain and candy.


This year our Bunny Program was a huge success. We had 50 people come out to see the bunnies! Wow!



1,000 Books Before Kindergarten



Download the 1000 Books Log Sheet Here!

More information on Kids Page!




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Parents to you homeschool your children? If so, check out the Wisconsin Parents Association for more homeschooling information and resources.



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