Bring your gardening problem questions to a free Plant Clinic at the Altoona Area
Public Library. The PSU Extension Office Master Gardeners will answer your
questions on Saturday, July 12, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on the Library’s
Altoona Area Public Library PSA’s for JULY 2014
• All ages are invited to Fizz, Boom and Read at the Altoona Area Public Library
sponsored by the Altoona Mirror! Enjoy reading your favorite books, special guests,
electrifying programs and earn prizes. Registered Elementary Club participants will
take a field trip to the AAHS Planetarium July 1 & 3, 2014. Registered Story Hour &
Elementary Club participants will enjoy creature teacher, Jody Wallace on July 29,
30 & 31, 2014. Adults will read, play Bingo and complete funsheets to win gift cards.
Don’t miss the fun through Friday, August 1, 2014!
• Families are welcome to enjoy FREE movies on the Altoona Area Public Library’s BIG screen...
“Frozen”, rated PG, running time 102 min. on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in the library theater.
“Khumba”, not rated, running time 85 min. on Wednesday July 9, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in the library theater.
“The Nut Job”, rated PG, running time 85 min. on Wednesday July 16 at 1:30 p.m. in the library theater.
“The Lego Movie”, rated PG, running time 100 min. on Wednesday July 23. 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in the library theater.
• Teens, “Spark a Reaction” and join us for Slick Science at the Altoona Area Public
Library on Thursday, July 3, 2014 from 3PM-5PM. Come have some fun with science
experiments! Please sign up for these events by calling 946-0417 x129 or send email
• The Altoona Area Public Library will be CLOSED to celebrate Independence Day on
Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5, 2014. Have a safe holiday!
• Make a Ceramic Trivet at the Altoona Area Public Library on Monday, July 7, 2014
at 6:00 p.m. in the board room. Playtime Pottery experts will help you to design
and paint your own trivet. The cost will be $5.00, space is limited. Call 946-0417 to
• Teens, make your very own Incredible Egg Geodes at the Altoona Area Public
Library. Join us on Tuesday July 8, Wednesday July 9, and Thursday July
10, 2014 from 3PM–5PM for this “Spark a Reaction” event. Everything will be
supplied. Please sign up for this event by calling 946-0417 x129 or send email to