The Library would like to invite parents to share their feedback on the Summer Reading Program. A 5 minute survey is available to gather your suggestions and ideas. Thank you for helping us to make this program even better! Take the survey now.
Visit the Summer Reading webpage to learn about upcoming events and important dates.
Homemade Science Carnival
Students going into kindergarten or school grades are invited to a Homemade Science Carnival at Albany Public Library featuring 10 hands-on activities demonstrating scientific principles from the physical, biological, and mathematical sciences. The carnival will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tues. July 29 at the Carnegie Library and 2:30 p.m. Thurs. July 31 at the Main Library. Learn more.
Music in Motion Bilingual Program
Children of all ages and their families are invited to an hour of “Music in Motion” at 10:30 a.m. Thurs. July 31 at the Main Library. Musician Rich Glauber will play guitar and accordion and lead the audience in songs and games in Spanish and English that will have everybody singing and dancing along. Learn more.
5th Wednesday Open Mic Literati
Adult and teen writers and literature fans are invited to participate in the Fifth Wednesday Literati at 6:30 p.m. Wed. July 30 at the Main Library. Participants may sign up at the door for a time slot to read aloud a piece of prose or poetry they have written. Authors of songs are invited to sing their creations, using an acoustic musical instrument if desired. Participation and attendance are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Learn more.