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Census 2020

What is the Census? The Census is an official population count conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. It is completed each decade to take count of all of America’s population. Why is the Census important? The census determines how many […]


Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is a program that aims to close the gender gap in technology and to change the image of what a programmer looks like and does, and we’re excited to welcome the program into Algonquin Area Public Library […]

Library News

Winter Reading is Here!

Feed Your Need to Read this winter with our delicious reading program, no matter what age you are. It runs from December 16 through February 7. Get instantly rewarded for signing up with new prizes the more you read. Keep […]



Our storytimes are always booming with songs, dances, crafts, and so much more! No matter the age of your child, we’ve got something for you. Join us at the library for mental stimulation, caregiver/child bonding, and child socialization to encourage […]

All Ages


It’s Dinovember aka using the month of November to celebrate dinosaurs! At its most basic level, Dinovember is a whimsical photo series that encourages children (of all ages) to retain their sense of wonder and imagination, which are also characteristics […]

Adult programs


November is National Novel Writing Month, a daunting but straightforward challenge: to write 50,000 words of a novel during the thirty days of November. It also has a huge impact, having grown into a nonprofit that runs year-round programs across […]