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What's new at the library:

Spring Break Fun!

Drop by the Children’s Room from March 23 – March 31 for fun crafts and activities to do while enjoying your break!

Plus these fun programs:

Monday, March 25 at 6:00 p.m. – Tween Duct Tape Night! (ages 9 – 13)

Wednesday, March 27 at 6:00 p.m. – Teen Movie Night! We are watching “Isle of Dogs” (ages 13 – 18)

Thursday, March 28 at 2:00 pm. – Children’s Film Festival

Marionette Workshops

During spring break, the Albany Public Library will be hosting two Marionette Puppet Workshops for youth.  Grades 4 – 12 please. Advanced registration is required as space is limited. Register at the Main Library’s Teen Desk or by phone at 541-791-0109.

Both workshops will be held at the Carnegie Library, 302 Ferry Street SW.

Marionette Basics Workshop. Monday, March 25, 2019, from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. This is an introduction to marionette puppets and it is a prerequisite for the Tuesday, March 26, 2019 class.

Intermediate Marionette Workshop. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. The agenda includes bringing puppets to life, vocal warm ups, voice changing, theater games, and skits. Attendees must take the Marionette Basics class or have been a marionette troupe member previously.

Community Seed & Plant Swap

Tuesday, March 26 drop by anytime between 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Albany Public Library is partnering with Oregon State University (OSU) Master Gardeners of Linn County to offer our first seed swap in the community room at the Main Library. Bring seeds, houseplants, or transplants (starts) to share and get spring gardening advice from the OSU Extension Master Gardener experts.   No seeds, no worries – all are welcome!

Further questions can be directed to 541-917-7580.

Oregon Daffodil Society

The Oregon Daffodil Society’s Pacific Regional Show is at the Library! Saturday, March 23, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, March 24, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


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10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday — Friday
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday — Sunday
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302 Ferry Street SW
Staff Directory

Monday — Friday
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Saturday Summer Hours (June-August)

10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.