Starting today, you and your family can help us track down the local turkey, Tom, so we can deliver his invitation to a special Thanksgiving feast!
Or follow this link: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1E5JZZxtM46_oh2s1BM3aetYGVusJZx1m41Gn11srnpM/preview?usp=sharing
Stop by the library on Saturday, November 27th from 10 am to 3 pm for a chance to win 1 of 3 prizes and to participate in a scavenger hunt! For each library scavenger hunt form turned in day of, you receive a coupon to the Algoma Book Corner!
Stop by the library on Friday, November 26th between 10 am and 6 pm to check out our Black Friday Deals! We will have 1/2 off copies and scans, Free coffee (while supplies last), a chance to enter to win 1 of 3 prizes, 1/2 off on Adult fines (Billed or damaged items not eligible) - card holder must be present to be eligible, checkout 5 books get a coupon to the Book Corner for a free book AND free Library Card Replacement OR get your first library card!
Our Doorbusters 10 am - 1 pm are 1/2 off of copies and scans and 1/2 off on Adult Fines.
Pick up a grab & go kit with fun and easy crafts for kids to decorate the house with for Thanksgiving. Available Tuesday, November 23rd at Algoma Public Library while supplies last.
Join us on Tuesday, November 23rd at 3 pm, as we watch an animated comedy of quirky animals competing for a singing competition in a fun interactive program! There will be singing, props and so much more! Space is limited.
A kit designed for Adults to help give you ideas for the Thanksgiving Holiday inspired and all non-alcoholic drinks! Kit includes 2-3 recipes and some ingredients. Participant is responsible for purchasing the rest of the ingredients. Kits available to pick up starting Monday, November 22nd.
Tom, the local Turkey, is invited to Thanksgiving dinner, but no one can seem to find him to give him his invitation. Help us track down that TURKEY!
This Digital Escape Room will be available starting Monday, November 22nd at 10 AM on the Algoma Public Library website, on Facebook, and thru email/message request.
Geared towards Children and Family.
Staff available via email (firstname.lastname@example.org), phone (920-487-2295), or direct message on Facebook or Instagram for tips and hints if you get stuck (except during the Holiday and weekend as they will be spending time with their families).
Do you have yarn that you'd like to give to or share with other crafty crafters? Would you be inspired if you had a new "stash" of fabric or yarn to get creative with? Bring in your excess yarn to exchange for other yarn starting Monday, November 1st to Saturday, November 13th. This is a FREE event and open to the public. To pick up your new-to-you yarn, stop in on Thursday, November 18th between 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Join us and get crafty! We will have different books out and available to check out on various yarn related crafts! Contact Katie for more information (920) 487-2295.
Join us as we discuss The Giver of Stars by Jo Jo Moyes on Tuesday, November 16th at 1 pm. Books can be put on hold on infosoup or by stopping in the library to place a hold with one of our friendly librarians. This book has large print, regular print and ebook editions available.
Kids, learn how to write a thank you card, decorate the cards and give them out with this grab & go kit. Available Monday, November 15th at Algoma Public Library while supplies last.
Resuming November 12th at 3:15 PM
Come to the Algoma Public Library every two weeks on Friday for our After School Movies. Movies selected will be rated PG-13 or below.
A snack will be provided.
Join us on Wednesday, November 10th at 10 am for Memory Cafe. Memory Cafés welcome those experiencing early stage Dementia, mild memory loss or cognitive impairment, and family and friends of those affected. It’s a great opportunity for lively discussions, information gathering, refreshments, camaraderie, and lots of creative fun! We have a Dementia Specialist professional on hand to answer questions and an enormous wealth of experience among participants to be shared. We’d be delighted if you would join us! Call Ariel at 920-683-4180 for information. Algoma Memory Cafes held from 10am – 11am at the Algoma Public Library Every 2nd Wednesday of the month.
The great thing about Coding is that it doesn’t have to be online or electronic! This kit will give you and your family some activities that will work on logic, critical thinking, problem-solving, patience, fine motor skills and creativity. Kit includes 3 activities and instructions. Some additional supplies are needed. Limit 1 kit per family. *This particular kit is beginner to intermediate level. Kits are available to pick up Wednesday, November 10th.
International Games Week! Stop by and play a game or two at the Library November 8-13th!
Monday (3-4:30 pm)- X-BOX Games
Tuesday- Sudoku (take home option)
Wednesday (3-4:30 pm)- Switch - Smash Brothers All week - Words with Friends We will have Chess, Connect 4 and other games set out for open play.
In early November, the Algoma Public Library is encouraging it's community to Give Thanks to friends, neighbors, public officials, volunteers, teachers, and more. If you would like to Give Thanks, submissions will be taken on our website (www.algomapubliclibrary.org), through email (sent to email@example.com), or in the Library through an anonymous submission jar.
From November 15th to the 19th, those wonderful moments of thankfulness will be posted in the Library for the whole community to see. In addition to being at the library, the Local Cable Network will be airing our Give Thanks video during Give Thanks Week!
If you would like to take part, please keep in mind not to include your or other people's personal information without their consent. It is very important that as we give thanks, we also respect people's privacy.
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Tuesdays at 10:00 AM
Pre K-K Story Hour
Fridays at 10:00 AM
1st Wednesday at 3:00 PM
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
A free program for 0 to 5-year-olds. It encourages parents and caregivers to read 1000 books with children before he or she enters kindergarten.
Books & Brews
2nd Thursday at 5:30 pm
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Digital Escape Rooms
Track Down that Turkey!
No Jaws About It
A Magical, Mythical Mystery (TEEN/ADULT)
Tail Wagger's R Us
Halloween's Been Hijacked!
A Poetic Promenade