Attica Public Library

Attica Public Library The Library was built in 1904.The Library district includes Attica and Logan and Davis Townships.The Library receives property tax, CAGIT, license excise tax and miscellaneous revenue.
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Candle Fundraiser ends Tuesday, September 15th! Get your money & candle orders in. All proceeds go towards library progr...
09/12/2020

Candle Fundraiser ends Tuesday, September 15th! Get your money & candle orders in. All proceeds go towards library programs. $12 per candle 🕯

09/11/2020

📚 Staff Book Pick with Kirra! 📚

09/10/2020

Cooking with Kirra!!
(with a little help from her Mom, Tracy)
They’re making a pumpkin roll, a perfect fall dessert! 🎃

Attica Public Library's cover photo
09/09/2020

Attica Public Library's cover photo

09/09/2020

Story Hour video!
“Dog’s Colorful Day” by Emma Dodd
Come get your September Story Hour pack!

09/08/2020

Bubble Snake Fun with the Cousins!
Thank you to Michael & Shaylyn for filming.
Story Hour video will post tomorrow 📚
with Greg Taylor & Stephanie Taylor

Author Visit next Monday!
09/07/2020

Author Visit next Monday!

We will be closed in observance of Labor Day! Thank you!
09/07/2020

We will be closed in observance of Labor Day! Thank you!

09/04/2020

Staff Book Pick with Director, Brittany Hays 📚

09/03/2020

Fall candle fundraiser at the library!
$12 Brown’s candles to help benefit library programs. Come pick out what scent you want (30+ scents to pick from). Cash, check or debit card accepted at the library.
Orders due by September 15th

09/02/2020

Story Hour “What Makes a Rainbow?”
Story Hour Parents/Grandparents- come grab a story hour kit for the month. We hope do to outside story hour the last two weeks in September (weather permitting).

September calendar! Some virtual programs and some in-person programs!
08/31/2020

September calendar! Some virtual programs and some in-person programs!

The Attica Public Library is proud to announce that we received a grant from Indiana Humanities. This grant allows us to...
08/28/2020

The Attica Public Library is proud to announce that we received a grant from Indiana Humanities. This grant allows us to add more diverse books to our collection!

The library will be doing a Fall candle fundraiser! These Brown's Accents candles will be $12. Scent options are listed ...
08/26/2020

The library will be doing a Fall candle fundraiser! These Brown's Accents candles will be $12. Scent options are listed on the order form. Come in and place your order!

Author visit coming in September! Come hear some interesting local historyJoin us Monday, September 14th at 5pm
08/24/2020

Author visit coming in September!
Come hear some interesting local history
Join us Monday, September 14th at 5pm

Come get your copy of our next book club pick! We went with a humorous nonfiction, because we all need a little humor in...
08/21/2020

Come get your copy of our next book club pick! We went with a humorous nonfiction, because we all need a little humor in our lives right now!
Watch for our book club discussion video in mid-September!

08/20/2020
Crafting with Britt & Meg!

Craft kits are all gone! Keep an eye out for the next craft!
Crafting with Britt & Meg! Episode 1
Free Fall Craft Kit Now Available!
Includes-wooden craft, scrapbook paper, & twine.
You supply paint, glue & creativity!

Mrs. Diane Demmig Kerkhove recently sent the library some short stories of her time teaching at Attica. She wanted it ma...
08/19/2020

Mrs. Diane Demmig Kerkhove recently sent the library some short stories of her time teaching at Attica. She wanted it made available for her former students to look at and reminisce. It will be available at the circulation desk.
Send an email to: [email protected] and we’ll send you a pdf copy of her stories!

We have an awesome new statue at the library! It’s just so perfect! Thank you to Bob & Melinda Shepherd for blessing us ...
08/18/2020

We have an awesome new statue at the library! It’s just so perfect! Thank you to Bob & Melinda Shepherd for blessing us with this fabulous piece of art!
❤️📚👦🏻🐶🍦

08/18/2020

Story Hour Tuesday!
Miss Katie is reading “Chu’s Day at the Beach” 🐼🌊🏖
We have a couple of activity packs left. (There are designed for children 5 & under.)

It’s not everyday that you have a 1917 Model T at the library! David Hutchinson from Pine Village brought his truck by f...
08/12/2020

It’s not everyday that you have a 1917 Model T at the library! David Hutchinson from Pine Village brought his truck by for a quick photo shoot with our Doughboy Statue.

08/11/2020

“There was an old lady who swallowed a shell” 👵🏻🐚 🌊
We still have activity bags available! Come and grab one!

2020 Firefly Award Winner! Come check out our copy today!
08/10/2020

2020 Firefly Award Winner! Come check out our copy today!

08/09/2020
Evergreen Indiana app now available! Link to both Android app & iOS app. Just click on article. https://blog.evergreen.l...
08/05/2020
The Evergreen Indiana Apps – Evergreen Indiana

Evergreen Indiana app now available!
Link to both Android app & iOS app. Just click on article.
https://blog.evergreen.lib.in.us/?page_id=5017

Evergreen Indiana is pleased to offer dedicated mobile apps for both Android and iOS devices so that cardholders may search the catalog and manage their accounts from their phone or tablet! Use the app to: Special features include: Place hold requests See what you have out Search the catalog Check o...

08/04/2020

August Storytime!
“When a Dragon Moves in”
Come in and get your Storytime pack for the whole month of August. (Picture in comments of pack contents.)

All library activities will be virtual this month. There will be no in-person programs. Story Hour videos will post to F...
08/03/2020

All library activities will be virtual this month. There will be no in-person programs. Story Hour videos will post to Facebook on Tuesdays or Wednesdays.* Story Hour activity packs are available starting, Tuesday, August 4th. We have a limited quantity available. These packs are designed for children ages 5 and under and are good for the whole month.
*Story Hour videos can be emailed upon request.

It’s always nice to know you are appreciated. This summer reading was probably one of the toughest we’ve faced. This mak...
08/01/2020

It’s always nice to know you are appreciated. This summer reading was probably one of the toughest we’ve faced. This makes it all worth it!

A big Happy Birthday to one of our favorite literary characters! 🎉🎂🥳
07/31/2020

A big Happy Birthday to one of our favorite literary characters! 🎉🎂🥳

07/24/2020
What type of reader are you? 📚
07/23/2020

What type of reader are you? 📚

07/20/2020
07/17/2020

We hope you have enjoyed our virtual Summer Reading Program! We know it not the same as actually being at the library. Hopefully next summer we’re all back at the library experiencing fun programs! Here’s Professor Steve’s last video of the summer. Episode 5

Address

305 S Perry St
Attica, IN
47918

General information

The Attica Public Library was erected in 1902-1904 on what had previously been Washing Park, at the northeast corner of Perry and Washing Streets and was opened November 26,1904. It has Greek columns and a portico, and was designed by L.O. Fallis of Toledo, Ohio. So far there have been only 5 librarians during the history of the Libray: Miss Katharine Fisher, 1902-1939; Mrs. Clara V. Hunter, 1939-1972; Mrs. Alma H. Johnson, 1946-1972; Mrs. Elizabeth Foster, 1972-1976; and Norma L. Fink, 1976-2019, Brittany Hays, 2019 to Present Useful Links: http://ssdi.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi https://uplink.in.gov/CSS/CSSLogon.htm http://www.fwhealth.org/ http://www.focogensoc.org/ http://www.in.gov/library/databases.htm http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp http://www.cyndislist.com/ http://www.ancestry.com/ http://www.atticaonline.com/ http://www.wicf-inc.org/ http://www.mausfuneralhome.com/ http://www.gradyfuneralhome.com/index.cfm http://www.hotelattica.com/index.html http://www.robiesfinedining.com/ http://www.harrisonhills.com/ http://www.potawotamifestival.com/ http://www.badlandsoffroad.com/ http://www.in.gov/indot/ http://www.areaivagency.org/

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 19:00
Thursday 10:00 - 19:00
Friday 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday 10:00 - 14:00

Telephone

(765) 764-4194

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