Posted on: February 23, 2017

Food for Fines

food for fines

From Saturday, March 4 through Sunday, March 12 your non-perishable food donation can help clear your fines and help the ACO food pantry feed someone in need.

1 item = up to $1 in fines

2 items = up to $2 in fines

3 items = up to $3 in fines, and so on....


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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Celtic Night

Celtic Night 2017

Lift your spirits with harpist and vocalist Sarah Copus, Welsh performer Chris Grooms and Irish dancer Jason Purcell at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 17, at the Allen Public Library.  

Bagpiper Wayne Terrell opens this free program with a lively processiona...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Next Reads

Next Reads

Are you stumped on finding your next great read?  Try Next Reads, our personalized book suggestion service!  Just fill out a short form and our librarians will send you 3-5 suggestions right to your inbox to get you started.

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Next Reads questionnaire.
Posted on: February 7, 2017

ALLen Reads is 10!

ALLen Reads is 10

For the 10th year, Allen joins cities across the country participating in a community "One Book" project that involves everyone reading and discussing the same book.  The 2017 selection is brown girl dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson.  The comp...

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ALLen Reads Books and Programs