Emily Duthorn

Blogger & Youth Services Library Associate at the Algonquin Public Library

Summer Reading Sendoff

Tuesday, July 31, is the last day of Summer Reading! If you’re surprised by how fast this summer went, you’re not alone. We can’t believe it either. But the fun isn’t over yet (the fun is never over at the library).  After an entire summer of reading taking you EvErYwHeRe,…

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ScribbleMonster is Coming!

  It’s LOUD. It’s ENERGETIC. And it’s coming our way to get you….to DANCE! It’s ScribbleMonster, a Chicago-based band that is sure to get your family grooving and having a good time. This Saturday, July 14, from 1-2 pm, you can drop in for an energizing, interactive concert on the…

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2018 Lunchapalooza

What’s Lunchapalooza? If you guessed it involves lunch and outdoor concerts, you are correct! We have a couple of sessions this summer featuring musicians who will perform for the whole family on our back patio at the Harnish branch. The fun starts today! You are welcome to bring a lunch…

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Reading Takes You Everywhere!

Perhaps you’ve heard the saying that reading takes you everywhere- just read and let your mind travel to faraway lands or see from a new perspective offered in a story. Our Summer Reading Program, adorably and aptly themed “Reading Takes You Everywhere” will offer you a challenge to travel to…

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