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November 1, 2019, All Day @ Allen Public Library
The Library will be closed Friday, November 1 for staff training. No materials will be due while the library is closed. We will reopen Saturday, November 2 at 10 a.m.
November 7, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Journalist and author Kathryn Smith discusses her book "The Gatekeeper: Missy LeHand, FDR, and the Untold Story of the Partnership That Defined a Presidency."
November 11, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
World War II flight instructor Lt. Commander J. Waymon Rose and Sgt. Eugene Pugh share stories of their time during World War II and Vietnam. The Allen Community Band will also perform a medley of patriotic songs for the event. All veterans are encouraged to participate.
November 14, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Author and former criminal defense attorney, Mark Shaw, speaks about his book "The Reporter Who Knew Too Much" and its follow-up, "Denial of Justice." Each chronicle not only his 12 years of research but most importantly, the life and times and mysterious death of What's My Line? TV star and crack investigative reporter Dorothy Kilgallen and her 18-month investigation of the Dallas tragedies which included being the only reporter to interview Jack Ruby at his trial. Shaw also discusses his controversial exposure of the most important JFK assassination documents in history, the Jack Ruby trial transcripts.
November 28, 2019 - November 29, 2019 @ Allen Public Library
The Library will be closed beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 27 and remain closed Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29. No materials will be due while the library is closed. We will reopen Saturday, November 30 at 10 a.m. Have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!