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Early Literacy @ APL
Text LITTLEAPPLES to 888777 to receive a weekly early literacy tip & updates on special programs.
Homework & Testing Help Online
Live Homework Help provides live one-to-one every day from 12:00pm to 2:00am (from basic math to AP Physics)!
TERC has study aides & tests for high school, college, the military, and career: Advanced Placement, GED, SAT, ACT, ASVAB, and TOEFL.
Learn a language! Mango has everything from Spanish to Korean; English to Pirate!
Anchorage Public Library Youth Events
July 30 through August 8
Regularly scheduled storytimes are on a break for August and will resume Tuesday September 7th (after Labor Day).
Robots Revisited. Experiment with several kinds of vibrobots. Make your own design or construct a tensegrity robot from straws and rubber bands. Ages 8-16.
Saturday, August 1, 2:30-4:30
Mountain View, Community Room
Read to a service dog in a 20-minute session. A grea
Saturday, August 1, 2:30-4:30pm
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten & their caregivers.
Saturday, August 1, 10:30am at Mountain View
Saturday, August 1, 1:30 pm at Loussac
Join us for LEGO club on the first and third Wednesday of every month. Test your creativity: build a city or a spaceship or whatever you like! School age children encouraged, but there will be blocks for younger siblings. All children under age 8 must have a caregiver present.
Wednesday, August 5, 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Chugiak-Eagle River, Program Room
A safe and welcoming meet-up for LGBTQ teens and their allies…. For teens 14-18! Make friends and have fun at this club just for you—the first and third Thursday of each month.
Thursday, August 6, 6:00-8:00pm
Loussac, Teen Underground, level 3
AK Teen Media Institute Live @ Loussac
Come and participate in a live broadcast of ATMI’s radio show “In Other News!”
As ATMI celebrate 10 years of youth radio in Anchorage!
Thursday, August 6, 6:30-8:00pm
Loussac, Wilda Marston Theatre, level 1
Fiddle De Dee
Local musicians will lead us in songs, movement, and dance especially designed for children under five! There will even be instruments available for you to participate.
Rain location: Wilda Marston Theater
Friday, August 7, 10:30am
Loussac Library, Loussac Lawn
Baby Builders Club
All future builders can play and build at the library! We have a variety of blocks for all developmental stages of block play including Lego blocks, Mega Blocks, and Foam blocks. Block play supports skills for future achievement in science and math. Ages 5 & under with their families.
Friday, August 7, 11:00am
Battle of the Books
Battle of the Books
Battle of the Books is a reading motivation program. New lists of books for each level are selected every year by a committee of librarians and teachers.
- Kindergarten Books
- First Grade Books
- Second Grade Books
- Third & Fourth Grade Books
- Fifth & Sixth Grade Books
- Middle School Books
- High School Books
Storytime - General Schedule
Spring Storytime Session:
Mid-January through April
*Break/No storytime: May
Summer Storytime Session:
June through July
*Break/No Storytime: August
Fall/Winter Storytime Session:
September through mid-December
(no storytime Thanksgiving week)