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Welcome to Akron, Iowa Public Library!

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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.
CLOSED WEDNESDAY EVENING HOURS
until next September

    

 

 


 

book club

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

June 21 GIRL ON THE TRAIN by Paula Hawkins.  Rachel goes on a train to London.  She witnesses the "perfect" couple, Scott and Megan.  But one day, havoc ensues this couple, and Rachel becomes involved in their drama/murder mystery of Megan Hipwell.

July 19 NIGHT CIRCUS by Erin Morgenstern.  This novel tells the tale of two real life illusionists, Marco Alisdiar and Celia Bowen, who although being wagered against each other by their fathers in a deadly battle of magic unlike the world
has ever seen, end up subverting the laws of their masters by falling love.

Get on your mark poster

READING PROGRAM

ON YOUR MARK,
GET SET,
READ!






READY, SET, GO DAY

  Tue, June 28
10:30 or 1:00

SPECIAL PERFORMER
Lisa Laird and Pockets Full of Fun

Bring or wear something GREEN!
Registration required.  Call or stop at the library to sign up.
















 
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
Ready Set, Go Day Jun 28, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Out of the Ordinary Day Jul 05, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Motion Commotion Day Jul 12, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
JOKE DAY Jul 19, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
GAME SHOW PARTY for teens Jul 19, 2016 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
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