This is going to be very interesting! It is estimated that 200,000 orphans were shipped on this orphan train between 1853-1920s from the cities on the East Coast to the farmlands of the Midwest. Come listen to Ms. Alsabrook give the account of her father who was one of the orphans.
Large Print Books on Loan: The library has received a rotating donation of popular large print books. Come check them out.
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Children's Storytime - Every Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Enjoy books brought to life by talented readers who use hand-puppets, stuffed animals, music, and active participation to entertain and delight kids of all ages. After storytime, Ms. Carolyn guides the kids through fun and creative crafts.
Games Available - Cards, Dominoes, Word Games, etc.
Games and game pieces are provided by the library. Coffee and cookies, too! Come in and join the fun!
Volunteer Opportunities--We need you!
The Alba Library and Museum is operated entirely by volunteers. If you would like to volunteer a little bit of time or a lot, you'll find it very rewarding. Come by the library or call 903-765-2665 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alba Friends of the Library
If you would like to help support the Alba Library, membership in the Alba Friends of the Library is free. Your support would be greatly appreciated. The library has membership forms or you can call or email the library.