Alta Programs


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Rhythm & Rhyme Time

Saturdays in February
10:00-10:45 a.m.

A fun interactive rhythm and rhyme session, where we sing songs and play rhythm instruments along to music to help build early literacy skills. For children up to age 4 with their caregivers.

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Author visit: Betsy Gaines Quammen

6:00-7:00 p.m.
Alta Community Room

Join us for a discussion with Betsy Gaines Quammen, author of True West: Myth and Mending on the Far Side of America. We'll get into the importance of understanding western myths as foundational to America in a time of polarization, misinformation, and the modern land rush.


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Alta After School
Tuesdays, 3-4:00 p.m.
Ruff Readers, 1st & 3rd Tuesdays
Discover & Create, 2nd & 4th Tuesdays

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Alta Baby Time

Thursdays, 12-1:00 p.m.

Bond with your baby and build pre-literacy skills through play! Get more information here>.

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2nd Wednesday of the month
1:30-3:30 p.m.

Do you love to knit but never find the time? Come join other fabric artists, a.k.a. procrastiknitters, for a sit-n-knit session at the Alta Branch library. Bring your latest knitting project and we'll provide the space and time for you. Space is limited, please sign up by choosing the date you'd like to attend from our calendar page.

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Fridays, 10:00 a.m.

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Alta Library Super User Class

2nd Fridays
2:00 p.m.

Join us to take your Library use to the next level--learn how to use digital resources and more!