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Welcome to Akron, Iowa Public Library!

Akron Library 350 Reed Street, Akron, IA 51001
Tuesday - Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Monday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
NEW WEDNESDAY EVENING HOURS 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sep. - Apr.

                                         Giant Book Sale

GIANT BOOK SALE. New items coming in daily.  All books 50 cents.

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

November 18 SNOW CHILD by Eowyn Ivey was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2013. This novel is a bewitching tale of heartbreak and hope set in 1920s Alaska, part fairy tale and myth.

December 16 WINTER GARDEN by Kristin Hannah come a haunting, heartbreakingly beautiful novel that illuminates the intricate mother-daughter bond and explores the enduring links between past and present.






We will be doing BLUE stories!
November 11, 2014
Tuesday 10:00 a.m.

blue kangaroo

Check out our new ABC Mouse early literacy website for preschool to kindergarten.  Go to USE OUR LIBRARY tab
above and click on For the Parents to be directed to this fun and educational site.

game day

Family Game Day

November 5
2:30 to 4:30








Book Systems

Newspaper archiveswifi
Check magazines, newspapers, 
journals, and more for research.
Download ebooks and download 
audio books with your library card.
Check the Library card catalog or
log in to your account.  Contact
the library to get user name and

Newspaper Archives - 
Akron Register Tribune 
and Akron Hometowner
User name is plymouthcounty
Password is archive

« October 2014 »
Upcoming Events
Game Day Nov 05, 2014 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Library meeting room
Preschool Story Time - Blue Nov 11, 2014 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Book Club - Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey Nov 18, 2014 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Preschool Story Time - Brown Nov 25, 2014 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Thanksgiving Day - Library is CLOSED Nov 27, 2014 12:05 AM - 11:55 PM
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