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  • The Main Library is a Pokéstop…hang out with us on August 9 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm and try to catch 'em all! We'll have lures active throughout the party, and we’ll also have Pokémon-themed crafts and coloring pages in the reading area on the first floor of the Main Library. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Have you taken a DNA test for genealogical purposes, but find that you are having trouble making sense of the results? If you are interested in learning the basics of how to interpret and understand your results (so that you can move forward with your research), then please join us on Wednesday, ...

    By Vickie P.

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, August 3 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. We'll have party games like Super Smash Brothers, Mario Kart, and Rocket League for the Wii and XBox 360, as well as classics like Apples to Apples, Jenga, and Uno. Grades 6-12 only, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Gr8books quizes

    Jul 2016 25

     Gr8books members! We now have all eight quizzes available online and at the children's desk. Pass three by 1:59pm on July 28 to earn an extra end-of-summer prize!

    By Sarah L.

  • Want to help plan teen events, be a library ambassador, and earn volunteer hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board and help us shape the teen scene at APL! Our first meeting will be Saturday, July 30 at 2:00pm in the Carnegie Room. Attending the first meeting does not mean you're required to join the Board; ...

    By Liz O.

  • Grab a s'more and gather 'round our digital campfire for scary stories on Wednesday, July 27 at 6pm in the Cardinal Room. We'll have some ready to read, and you're welcome to share your own (library-friendly) tales. Bring a friend, and you'll both get a free book! Grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.