Who Loves You?: A Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and Beyond
Tickets for our 2015 concert are now on sale! On May 2nd, 2015 at 7 PM, in the Tyrone Area High School Auditorium, the Friends of the Tyrone-Snyder Public Library will be presenting Who Loves You? a Tribute to Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons and Beyond. Featured opening act is Vegas by way of Bedford entertainer Ricky Howsare. For tickets, call 682-1017.
VITA Services Have Moved
The VITA income tax preparation services for senior citizens previously available in the library have been moved to the Northern Blair Senior Center. To schedule your appointment, call 684-7853.
Club LEGO: Open in 2015!
Beat the winter blues at the first in a series of special Lego events at the Tyrone-Snyder Public Library. Kids ages 6-13 can join their fellow Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of non-stop building on Saturday, February 21st from noon-2 PM. This program is free and open to the public, but we ask that caregivers stay in the library while the kids construct.
Cooking for Crowds Food Safety Workshop
The library will be hosting a Penn State Extension Cooking for Crowds workshop on Saturday, March 7th from 9 AM-noon (snow date is March 21st at the same time). Learn what causes food-borne illness and how to prevent it, and how to safely cook food for crowds. There is a $40 registration fee per person or for 1-5 people representing an organization ($5 for each additional person). Register online at http://extension.psu.edu/food/safety/courses/cooking-for-crowds-volunteer-food-safety or call 814-940-5989. Registration deadline is February 28, 2015. This workshop is sponsored by the Sinking Valley Presbyterian Church Women.
Careerlink Services Cancelled
Until further notice, the monthly Careerlink services available at the library have been cancelled. For Careerlink services, visit blaircareerlink.org.
Story Hour at the Library
Our Story hour for children ages 3-5 runs Monday from 1-2 PM until May 18th. 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, our song and dance themed story time and playgroup for children ages birth-3 years, runs every Thursday from 10:00-11:30 AM. To sign up your child aged 18 months-3 years, 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.
Get E-Books With Overdrive
Free e-books are available with your library card through the Altoona District Libraries
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