News & Events

Diabetes Seminar

October 22, 2021

Questions about diabetes?

Join Haley Babb RD/LD, CDCES from the Jackson County Diabetes Center of Excellence on how to manage many different areas of physical and mental health that affect your diabetes.

This seminar can help you gain the strength and skill you need to help get your diabetes under control.

Every Tuesday @ 11am. November 9 – 30, 2021

Teen Cuisine – Grades 6 – 12

October 19, 2021

Want something to do on Tuesday afternoons?

We have an idea for you!!

The Southern Prairie Library System, Great Plains Literacy Council and the OSU Community Nutrition Education Program (CNEP) will present “Teen Cuisine.” This is a FREE program series taught by Nutrition Education Assistant, Shelly Mullens. Lessons include food safety, nutrition, food preparation, and physical activity. The lessons are geared toward students in grades 6 to 12. The classes will be every Tuesday from November 2nd through December 7th, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. and last about one hour. For more information, please call the Altus Public Library at 580-477-2890. Please join us!

The Great Plains Literacy Council and the Southern Prairie Library System are co-sponsoring a series of Health and Wellness programs to encourage and promote healthy lifestyles in southwest Oklahoma. “Financial assistance for these special projects is made possible with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered through the Oklahoma Department of Libraries.”  Additional funding is provided by a Southwest Rural Electric Operation Round Up grant.

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Zumba Gold with Suzanne Rooker

October 6, 2021

Suzanne Rooker is a very knowledgeable and entertaining licensed Zumba instructor & ISSA certified Group Fitness Instructor. ISSA is the International Sports Sciences Association.
Some of you may know her from Stand Strong Fitness Center where she is a Zumba instructor.
Her classes are enjoyed by many.

5 Free MS Word Classes

October 6, 2021

What are you doing
October 26th & 28th
and November 2nd, 4th & 9th?

Let’s learn just a few of the basic elements for creating, editing, saving and printing a Microsoft Word Document.

Come for the first one, stay for all 5 classes.

Coffee Cup Bunch Friends of the Library September 1, 2021

August 25, 2021

Bring your sluething skills. Altus Public Library @10 am

Come join Kent Frates an historian and award-winning true crime author of Oklahoma’s Most Nortorious Cases.

Basic Computer Technology Class

July 13, 2021

Come join us on July 29th or August 5th!! for this easy and informative class.

Want a little help connecting to the internet, downloading apps, searching for resources or maybe connecting to your bank?

Then this class is for you! See you there!!