Friends of the Library Spring Used Book Sale
Our Friends of the Library’s Spring Used Book Sale is this week. Friends of the Library can shop early at the exclusive preview sale from 5-7 PM on Thursday, April 21st and all day Friday from 10 AM-3 PM. The sale opens to the public on Saturday, April 23rd from 10 AM-2 PM. Book sale to continue through regular library hours on Monday, April 25th (noon-5 PM) and Tuesday, April 26th (noon-7 PM). Bag day discounts on the 26th. This will be one of our biggest sales ever! Thousands of gently used paperbacks, hardcovers, movies audiobooks, games, and other items!
Letterman 2016 Concert Tickets on Sale Now!
The Lettermen are coming back in 2016 with their Best of Broadway show! The Best of Broadway with the Lettermen will be Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 7:00 PM at the Tyrone Area High School auditorium. For tickets, call 814-684-2030. Tickets are $35 each, all seats reserved.
Procraftinators Crafting Meetup
Procraftinators: Procrastinating Crafters! Join your fellow crafters and tackle those unfinished projects at our Procraftinators Craft Meetup on Thursday, April 14th from 5-7 PM. Crafters are responsible for bringing their own materials/projects. All crafting types and levels of ability are welcome!
Teen Trivia Night
Teenagers can meet in the community room on Thursday, April 21st at 6 PM for our Teen Trivia Night! Trivia in multiple categories, free snacks, and prizes for the winners!
Our next Pokemon Club meetup will be on Saturday, May 14th from noon-2 PM. Pokemon club is for kids ages 6-10, and is free, but we ask that caregivers stay in the building while the kids play.
Our May Club Lego will be happening on Saturday, May 21st from noon-2 PM. This program is free and open to kids ages 6-13, but we ask that caregivers stay in the building while the kids construct.
Living History in Tyrone
A local student is conducting interviews with senior citizens living in Tyrone for a Honor Society Community Service Project, and the interviews are being held at the library. Any seniors interested in participating can call Brandon at 684-2764 to schedule an interview appointment. Interview times are available from 3:30-4:00 on Wednesdays and from 5-7 on Thursdays. Completed interviews will be published on the Tyrone Area High School website and the Daily Herald.
Babies Boogie, our music and dance themed story time and playgroup for children ages 18 months-3 years, boogies into the library every Thursday from 10:30-noon from January 14th through May 26th. To register your child, call 684-1133, sign up in person at the checkout desk, or message us on Facebook. Babies Boogie is free and open to the public, but we ask that caregivers stay with their children during the program.
Our weekly story hour for children ages 3-5 is every Monday at 10:30 AM from January 11th through May 23rd. To register your child, call us at 684-1133, or message us on Facebook. Story hour is free and open to the public, but we ask that caregivers remain in the building while their children attend the program.
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.