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Welcome to Akron, Iowa Public Library!

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Akron Public Library
350 Reed Street
PO Box 348
Akron, IA 51001
712-568-2601
Monday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tue - Fri 9:30 am-5:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

WEDNESDAY EVENING HOURS (Sept-April)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

HELP WANTED: ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Please apply at the Akron Library 

OR 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

Theme of 2016/2017: the ALPHABET

2nd and 4th Tuesdays
at 10am, 11am, 1pm
(September - April)

September 13 - Letters A&B
September 27 - Letters C&D


GAME DAY

1st Wednesday of the month.
(October through April)
2:30 - 4:30



KIDS MOVIE DAY

4th Wednesday of the month
September through April
2:30 - 4:30






















 



An online academic
resource for Akron Public Library patrons.

ebsco

 

 

Click the link below to find e-books and audio books for all of your electronic devices.

 

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Use your library card number to access books that are available to you.

 


Book Systems

Check out our online card catalog or log in to access your account.  Contact the library to get your user name and password.


Newspaper archives

ARCHIVED LOCAL NEWSPAPERS

Click link above to access page.

Microfilm from Advantage, Cedar Rapids

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Upcoming Events
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
Preschool story time G & H Oct 25, 2016 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Book Club - Killing Patton by Bill O'Reilly Nov 15, 2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
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