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 […]

All Ages

Festive Events

Get into the season with us at AAPLD and attend these creative, fun events for all ages. Youth • Halloween Storytime with Clarendale Residents (Ages 1-6 with caregiver | Oct. 23 at 10 am | Register) • Little Scientists – […]

Community Events

Blood Drive Returns

On Wednesday, October 23, we’ll have the blood drive truck back in our parking lot at our Main Library. In partnership with Heartland Blood Donors, the library regularly has the blood drive in order to better the community. It couldn’t […]


RB Digital Magazine Access

Beginning in January 2020, our catalog of magazine titles available on the RB Digital platform will expand to more than 3500 titles when RB Digital Unlimited Magazines becomes available.  Unfortunately, this service is not available until January, and our digital […]

All Ages


Hoopla is your one stop shop for all things digital media. A diverse library of e-Books is waiting for you to read through. Want to finally get that book off your reading list? Do it with Hoopla. Hoopla also offers […]

Adult Classes

What’s a Makerspace?

Have you seen that new space that we have in our library, and ever wondered to yourself: “what is a makerspace?”. A makerspace is a collaborative place that encourages exploration, creativity, design, and building, using a variety of media, tools, […]