Albert Wisner Public Library

News & Events

  • POLLING PLACE CHANGE FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 28 FEDERAL PRIMARY ELECTION:  ELECTION DISTRICT 5 WILL VOTE FOR THIS ELECTION AT EXCELSIOR HOSE CO. - 25 CHURCH STREET.  This is a temporary change, only for this primary election.  Call Orange County Board of Elections with questions:  (845) 360-6500.

    * Community Survey:  the Library is updating its strategic plan and is seeking input from the community.  Please share your thoughts in this online survey.  (Paper copies are available at the Library as well.)  All who respond will be entered into a drawing for a Kindle Paperwhite e-reader.  Thank you for the benefit of your feedback!

    * AWPL Puzzles - Then and Now:  have a try at AWPL's own puzzles full of clues based on the Library.  Here are the crossword instructions and here's the crossword. Not up to a crossword?  Try a Word Search instead; here are the instructions.  Either way, have fun! 

    * Amazing Orange!  The Orange Library Association is sponsoring a summertime county-wide scavenger hunt that will lead you to Orange County parks, museums and historic sites.  Stop by the Help Desk or call 986-1047, ext. 3 for more information and to register a team.  Finish the hunt and qualify for great prizes!

    * Shakespeare Sonnet Writing Contest:  try writing like The Bard!  AWPL is sponsoring a fun, light-hearted sonnet writing contest; all are welcome to participate.  Here's how to write a sonnet and here are contest guidelines

* Gale PowerSearch: type your search term into the widget below, click Search, and PowerSearch will search many of the Library's most popular databases simultaneously to find relevant results. Databases included in PowerSearch include Biography in Context, the Home Improvement and Gardening / Landscaping / Horticulture Collections, Business Insights and the Health Reference Center. Millions of entries, multiple databases, just one search. Give it a try!


Today's Events

Monday, June 27, 2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 2:00pm

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 2:00pm