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Summer Reading Registration Now Open

Register online or at the Library for the APL Summer Reading Program. It’s for all ages, including adults. Stop at the Library to pick up a packet of information describing…

Glass graphics installed at the library.

Glass Graphics

The glass graphics were installed this month.  The plan has been in place since last fall, but we had to wait for temperatures above 50 degrees. The next improvement planned…

We are looking for a new library board member. Call for details.

Needed: Library Board Member

Are you interested in becoming involved with the Algona Public Library Board? We are seeking a new board member. Please consider this opportunity to make an impact in your community.

Thank you for your support of Kossuth County Libraries!

Thank You!

We thank you for your support of Kossuth County Libraries!

Garrigan Students Give Back to the Community.

Garrigan Students Give Back

The Algona Public Library thanks these Garrigan students for their excellent help sorting books and painting rooms that will be used for some of our summer activities. You are making…

Summer Reading Kick-Off with a magician June 3 at 5:30.

Summer Reading 2024

Summer Reading 2024 will be celebrating with the theme ‘Read, Renew, Repeat.’  Registration will be available online through the library website starting May 13th.  The program will kick off on…

Summer intern job posting. Contact City Hall for more information.

Wanted – Summer Interns

We are looking for two summer interns. Please pass the word.

Picture of children sitting in new floor chairs.

Thank You!

Thank you to the Friends of the Algona Public Library for their generous donation which made the purchase of these comfy floor chairs possible! These chairs will be great when…

Pictures of kindergarten students visiting the library.

Kindergarten Visitors

On Friday, March 15th kindergarten students from Algona Community School District came to visit the library as part of reaching their reading goals.  Nearly 100 students enjoyed a story, toured…

New book club forming. We'll talk about alternative health practices. Call to join.

New Book Club

Beyond the Page Book Club is now forming. This group will explore alternative health practices through reading, discussion, and sharing. If you would like to be a part of this…