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  • What scares you? Gear up for Halloween by drawing the scariest creature you can imagine, be it furred, fanged, phantom, or a mix of all three! Grab an entry sheet from the Teen Room or the Information Services desk, and turn in your drawings at the Information Services desk by October 31 to get a duck. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Share your love of reading! Families will participate in games and activities to encourage a lifetime love of reading. Each child will receive a free book and families will enjoy a free meal. Please register by calling 641-2448. Wednesday October 8 from 6-7pm in the Cardinal Room Questions regarding ...

    By Matthew

  • Boogie on down to the library! Introduce your little one to early literacy experiences with books, rhymes, and songs. For ages birth to 2 years onTuesdays at 10:30am in the Cardinal Room. October 7, 14, 21, and 28 Questions regarding APL’s children’s programming? Call Children’s ...

    By Matthew

  • Want to learn more about Indiana's history? Join us on for Indiana Memories this Tuesday, September 30 at 6:00pm in the Miami Room. Indiana State Library’s Chandler Lighty will present two free sources of historical information provided by the state library, Indiana Memory and the Indiana Digital ...

    By Liz O.

  • Fall Break Fun

    Sep 2014 28

    Come and hang out during fall break! We will have a craft a day while supplies last (first come, first served). One craft per child, please. Come and visit the Children's department for vacation fun. Weekdays October 6 to October 17

    By Matthew

  • Preschool Promenade

    Sep 2014 25

    Spark your preschooler’s imagination! This absorbing story time links creative and dramatic play and art experiences with stories. We include lots of sound and word play through rhymes and songs. This is a messy affair, so wear some old clothes. For ages 4 to 5 years on Thursdays at 10:30am in the ...

    By Matthew