Join the discussion Tuesday, December 19 at 12:00 p.m. The Modern Voices Reading & Discussion Group will be discussing “The Return” by Hisham Matar.
Everyone is welcome! Pick up a copy of the book at the Reference Desk.
The Albany Public Library and the Arts Center are teaming up on a free art-making event!
Join us for a free book page collage craft program for the whole family on Saturday, December 16, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Stop by Saturday afternoon and use pages from recycled books to create collages for gifts, cards, and wall hangings. Learn about different collage techniques and create your own original art work to take home! All are welcome to this special Saturday event.
Special thanks to the Linn County Cultural Coalition for their support of this event.
The U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program, and the Albany Public Library are working together to make the holidays special for local children.
The program collects new, unwrapped toys and distributes those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted.
Families in Albany can sign up to request toys at the Albany Public Library. Toy donation boxes are located at the Albany Public Library, Christmas Storybook Land, and in businesses throughout Linn County. For more information go to http://scio-or.toysfortots.org