Come to the Children’s Room (birth to 6th grade) or Young Adult Desk (7th-12th grade) at either Main or Downtown Carnegie Libraries until July 30 to pick up your Reading Log. Keep track of the days you read this summer to win prizes! Learn more.
Summer Reading Survey
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.
Albany Idol Talent Show entries will be available Mon. July 28 at both Libraries. And Wed. July 30 is the last day to pick up a reading log; come in today to get started earning prizes for summer reading.
Lego Brick Building
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.
Kids Room (age 0 – 6 grade)
Preschool age events calendar
Grades K-6 events calendar
Información en Español
Todas las edades calendario de eventos
Young Adult Desk (grades 7 – 12)
SUMMER EVENTS CALENDAR
Come early to Carnegie Library events because the room can only hold 64 people. Parents must always sit with preschoolers at both libraries. Click on the program name for more details and to find similar programs.
CARNEGIE 302 Ferry Street SW 541-917-7588
MAIN 2450 14th Avenue SE 541-917-7583
|June 23||Mon||6:30 p.m.||MAIN||Leapin’ Louie for students kindergarten & up|
|June 24||Tues||2:30 p.m.
|CARNEGIE||Leapin’ Louie for students kindergarten & up|
|June 26||Thurs||10:30 a.m.||MAIN||Stories and Puppets with Scott Keeney for all ages|
|June 26||Thurs||2:30 p.m.||MAIN||Leapin’ Louie for students kindergarten & up|
|June 26||Thurs||4:30 p.m.||MAIN||Lego Brick Building for ages 6 and older|
|July 1||Tues||2:30 p.m.
|CARNEGIE||Slightly Illusional Science and Magic for students kindergarten & up|
|July 3||Thurs||2:30 a.m.||MAIN||Slightly Illusional Science and Magic for students kindergarten & up|
|July 8||Tues||2:30 p.m.||CARNEGIE||Presto the Magician for students kindergarten & up|
|July 10||Thurs||2:30 p.m.||MAIN||Presto the Magician for students kindergarten & up|
|July 12||Sat||9:00 a.m.||MAIN||Parking Lot Sale for ages 0 to 18|
|July 15||Tues||2:30 p.m.||CARNEGIE||Experiments in Color Mixing Art Workshop for students kindergarten & up|
|July 17||Thurs||10:30 a.m.||MAIN||Little Kids’ Jamboree ages 0-8|
|July 17||Thurs||2:30 p.m.||MAIN||Experiments in Color Mixing Art Workshop for students kindergarten & up|
|July 21||Mon||6:30 p.m.||MAIN||Steel Drums Then & Now for students kindergarten & up|
|July 22||Tues||2:30 p.m.||CARNEGIE||Steel Drums Then & Now for students kindergarten & up|
|July 24||Thurs||2:30 a.m.||MAIN||Steel Drums Then & Now for students kindergarten & up|
|July 24||Thurs||4:30 p.m.||MAIN||Lego Brick Building for ages 6 & older|
|July 29||Tues||2:30 p.m.||CARNEGIE||Homemade Science Carnival for students kindergarten & up|
|July 31||Thurs||10:30 a.m.||MAIN||Rich Glauber movement and music in Spanish and English for all ages|
|July 31||Thurs||2:30 p.m.||MAIN||Homemade Science Carnival for students kindergarten & up|
|Aug 4||Mon||6:30 p.m.||MAIN||Albany Idol Talent Show for ages 0 to 18|
|Aug 5||Tues||2:30 p.m.||CARNEGIE||Albany Idol Talent Show for ages 0 to 18|
|Aug 7||Thurs||2:30 p.m.||MAIN||Albany Idol Talent Show for ages 0 to 18|
|Aug 11||Mon||6:30 p.m.||MAIN||Play-Along Stories with Louise Johnson for ages 3 to 8|
|Aug 12||Tues||2:30 p.m.||CARNEGIE||Fizz, Bang, Wow Science Sampler for students kindergarten & up|
|Aug 14||Thurs||2:30 p.m.||MAIN||From a Galaxy Far, Far Away for students kindergarten & up|
|Aug 19||Tues||10:30 a.m.
|CARNEGIE||Marionette Shows for all ages|
|Aug 21||Thurs||2:30 p.m.||MAIN||Mr. Lizard’s Reptile Zoo for students kindergarten & up|
|Aug 28||Thurs||4:30 p.m.||MAIN||Lego Brick Building for ages 6 and older|