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Posted on: November 13, 2021

Library and Road Closures December 4 & 5

An ornament on a Christmas tree with lights in the background.

The Library will close early at 2 p.m., Saturday, December 4 for Allen Parks and Recreation's Holly Jolly Celebration.

Also, the City of Allen will close all streets around the Library from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, December 5 for the Allen Rotary Christmas P...

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Library News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Winter Reading Club

Winter Reading Club Tales and Tails

Winter Reading Club begins Monday, December 13 through READsquared!  Don't have an account?  Register online or on the READsquared app, available on App store and Google Play.

How to Participate

  1. Sign up for READsquared or log in t...
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Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Allen Public Library Offers Bluebird Language Learning App

Bluebird: Language learning with audio lessons.

The Allen Public Library is pleased to announce that it now offers the Bluebird language-learning app for free to all library patrons with a valid Allen Public Library card.  With 164 of the world's most popular languages, plus ESL courses taught...

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Library News
Posted on: December 1, 2021

Catalog Upgrade

Clock with a note: "Time to Upgrade."

The Library catalog will be unavailable on the morning of Thursday, December 9 due to a scheduled software upgrade.  Patrons will not be able to search for titles, access their accounts, place holds, or check out items.  CloudLibrary wil...

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