Labor Day Schedule
The library will be closed for the Labor Day holiday on Saturday, August 30th and Monday, September 1st. We will reopen to the public at noon on Tuesday, September 2nd.
The Friends of the Library Need Your Junk!
The Friends of the Tyrone-Snyder Public Library are currently accepting donations for the rummage sale they’ll be holding during the Tyrone Community Yard Sale on Saturday, September 13th. Donations of gently used and new household items, knick knacks, toys, antiques, furniture, and collectables will be accepted during regular library hours until Friday, September 12th. All proceeds from the rummage sale will benefit the Friends of the Library.
Procraftinators Craft Nights
Procrastinating crafters = procraftinators! Join us for an evening of crafting & conversation from 5-7 PM on Thursday August 28th and September 11th. We provide ample crafting space & electricity: you bring your crafting supplies and creativity.
Careerlink Services Available
A Careerlink representative will be at the library on Wednesday, September 10th from 2-4 PM. Our Careerlink representative can help you update your resume, apply for jobs, and navigate the Careerlink website. This service is free and open to the public. No appointments are necessary, but we recommend calling the library at 684-1133 to confirm availability.
Story Hour is Back!
Our weekly story hour for children ages 3-5 will begin on Monday, September 15th and continue every Monday from 1-2 PM until December 15th. To sign up your child, register at the checkout desk, message us on Facebook, or call us at 684-1133. Story hour combines books, songs, crafts, games, and nursery rhymes and is free.
Babies Boogie is Boogieing Back to the Library this September
Babies Boogie, our song and dance themed story time and playgroup for children ages birth-3 years, is boogieing back to the library on September 18th, and will continue every Thursday morning from 10:00-11:30 AM until December 18th. To sign up your child, register at the checkout desk, message us on Facebook, or call us at 684-1133. This program is free and open to the public, but caregivers must stay with their children. Materials for Babies Boogie has been funded by generous grants from the Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation and the Altoona Sunrise Rotary.
Our Town: Tyrone Community Meeting
The library will be hosting the organizational community meeting for WPSU’s upcoming episode of Our Town: Tyrone on Thursday, September 18th at 6:30 PM. Anyone interested in participating in the production of this show should attend the meeting for more information on how to get involved.
Get E-Books With Overdrive
Free e-books are available with your library card through the Altoona District Libraries
Log-in with the barcode on your library card, leaving off the last character unless it’s a number.
Visit Our Blog!
Learn more about what goes on at the library at our Happenings at the Library blog.