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Welcome to Akron, Iowa Public Library!

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
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sep. - Apr.

FAMILY GAME DAY -
March 4
Join us every first Wednesday of the month from 2:30 to 4:30 for fun and games.
Bring your own games or use ours. 
We also have Wii.

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

March 17 ATONEMENT by Ian McEwan.   A British family saga novel about understanding and responding to the need for atonement set in 3 time periods, 1935 England, WWII, and present day England.

  

PRESCHOOL STORY TIMEred apple

red crayon

March 10
Tuesday 10:00 a.m.
rainbow

March 24 - GOLD
Tuesday 10:00 a.m.

     
 

Literary elements

2015 Adult Winter
Reading Program


                     January 2 through March 2, 2015


Whether you want to find the scientist in you or just enjoy your winter reading and completing challenges that are fun and informative, you will want to join the Adults' Winter Reading Program at the Akron Library.  LITERARY ELEMENTS is this season's theme that will keep you occupied this winter.  Combing science and literature in a variety of ways will be sure to SPARK A REACTION.  Explore a starry night, discover science in everyday life, perform simple experiments, or complete challenges.  Read terrific and scientific books.  Read some of today's best sellers and find the science in them. 

Sign up at the Akron Library and join the fun to win "sparkling" prizes.  For more information, stop or call the library or check our website under the Winter Reading tab.

 

ebsco
Check magazines, newspapers, 
journals, and more for research.
Wilbor
Download ebooks and download 
audio books with your library card.
Book Systems
Check the Library card catalog or
log in to your account.  Contact
the library to get user name and
password.
Newspaper archives
Newspaper Archives - 
Akron Register Tribune 
and Akron Hometowner
User name is plymouthcounty
Password is archive
wifi

Free Wireless

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

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Upcoming Events
Literary Elements - Winter Reading 2015 Jan 02, 2015 - Mar 02, 2015
Family Game Day Mar 04, 2015 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Preschool Story Time - Red Mar 10, 2015 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Book Club - Atonement by Ian McEwan Mar 17, 2015 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Preschool Story Time - Gold Mar 24, 2015 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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