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Welcome to Akron, Iowa Public Library!

hours

Akron Library
350 Reed Street
PO Box 348
Akron, IA 51001
712-568-2601
Tue - Fri 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Monday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
WEDNESDAY EVENING HOURS
6:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. Sep-Apr

    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

LIBRARY AIDE POSITION AVAILABLE NOW

Please apply at the Akron Library.  Send letter of application and resume to

Akron Public Library, PO Box 348, Akron, IA 51001

book club

  AKRON BOOK CLUB - 3rd Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the library meeting room.

September 20 - SPOOL OF BLUE THREAD by Anne Tyler. A novel covering four
generations of Whitshanks of Baltimore brimming with all the insight, humor,
and generosity of their family in all its emotional complexity.

October 18 - INVISIBLE THREAD: the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler,
a busy sale executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny. 
Non-fiction by Laura Schroff.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


PRESCHOOL STORY TIMES

2nd and 4th Tuesdays

September - April


GAME DAY

1st Wednesday October through April

2:30 - 4:30


KIDS MOVIE DAY

4th Wednesday of the month

September through April

2:30 - 4:30






















 
Check magazines, newspapers, 
journals, and more for research.
Call the Library for the user name
and password.

ebsco

bridges

If you are a resident of the city of Akron, IA or
live in rural Plymouth County, IA, we can show
you how to download ebooks and download
a
udio books using your Akron Library card.
Call or stop at the library soon.

Book Systems
Check the Library card catalog or
log in to your account.  Contact
the library to get user name and
password.

Newspaper archives

ARCHIVED LOCAL NEWSPAPERS

Using the link below requires
no user name or password.

Microfilm from Advantage, Cedar Rapids

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Upcoming Events
Preschool story time A & B Sep 13, 2016 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Book Club - Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler Sep 20, 2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Preschool story time C & D Sep 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Preschool story time E & F Oct 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Book Club - Invisible Thread by Laura Schroff Oct 18, 2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
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