East Alton Public Library District

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 East Alton Public Library

250 Washington Ave. East Alton, IL

Phone # 618-259-0787

If you have documents to print, feel free to send an e-mail to Eastaltonlibrary@gmail.com we can print out your documents for you.

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Summer Reading Program 2021

The summer reading program will begin June 1st and runs through July 30th.  There are several reading challenges and activities for participants, download the app from the links below!

All shows will be performed outside at 10:00AM at the Library.

All events are listed on the site calendar.


East Alton History Museum

Village of East Alton

Hours of Operation:

Thursday & Friday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Phone: 618-216-2781

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Now Available Here!

I Grew Up in War Housing

Purchase for $24.99!

The history of the Defense Housing Projects in East Alton, Illinois 1941-1954.

Images of EAST ALTON

Purchase Now for $21.99!

East Alton has a long and proud history. From the earliest settlement, Beeman's (Benen) fort, in 1811, the village of East Alton has long been an industrial powerhouse.

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