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  • Summer is half-way over, but there's still time to sign up for Summer Reading! You can read anything you want -- books, comics, audiobooks, blog posts, etc. -- and earn prizes through July 30. Come to the End-of-Summer Party on July 30 at 3:00pm in the Cardinal Room for even more chances to win! Every ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL's annual Summer Reading Program will kick off with a field day in the 12th Street parking lot of the Main Library on Saturday, June 4 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. This all-ages event will feature outdoor games and races, a Cornhole tournament, and a sidewalk chalk drawing contest. A prize will be given to ...

    By Liz O

  • APL’s annual Summer Reading Program will run June 1 through July 30 this year. Community members of all ages may sign up at the Children’s or Information Services desk at the Main Library or at the Lapel Branch Library beginning June 1 and receive a personal playbook with reading- and ...

    By Liz O.

  • Calling all Teens! If you completed the Summer Reading Program, join us for a victory party worthy of a hero! We’ll have games, crafts, prizes, and of course a hero’s feast (pizza). Don’t forget to wear your wristband, as that will be your ticket to this VIP event. Saturday July 25, ...

    By Leanne B.

  • Every hero has a story, and we've come up with weekly activities to help you tell yours this summer. Whether you're doing these alone or with your friends or family, we hope you find something that lets you showcase your talents, acquire new ones, and create fun memories to share. If there's an activity ...

    By Liz O.

  • Every hero has a story, and we've come up with weekly activities to help you tell yours this summer. Whether you're doing these alone or with your friends or family, we hope you find something that lets you showcase your talents, acquire new ones, and create fun memories to share. If there's an activity ...

    By Liz O.