Remember the Library on Giving Tuesday

November 22, 2017 | Library News

We are participating in #GivingTuesday—Nov. 28—this year through the Albany Public Library Foundation. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that takes place on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This is the first year that the library is participating. Albany Public Library and Foundation lea...

Raising a Reader Baby Shower April 23

April 18, 2017 | Youth Services

Helping parents raise a generation of readers is the goal of the library's April 23 baby shower! The annual Raising a Reader Baby Shower takes place on Sunday, April 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. on the second floor of the Washington Avenue Branch at 161 Washington Avenue. The free event is for expectant p...

Stories & Art in the Parks

June 30, 2015 | Youth Services

We had such a great time venturing out of the library and into Washington Park for story time yesterday! Did you miss it? Don't worry--we're doing it again every Monday this summer. APL is partnering with the City of Albany's Department of Recreation and Albany Barn for a six-week series of story...