• Call for Artist-in-Residence Submissions

    We serve as the center of community life by providing the space and programming where citizens can learn, know, gather and grow. Our Artist-in-Residence program celebrates the work of local artists and welcomes community members of all ages to experience the arts through engaging opportunities.

    Funded by the Friends of the Appleton Public Library, residencies last for 3 months.* As a part of their residency, artists will:

  • Free Comic Book Day - Saturday, May 6 - 10am-12pm

    Drop-in to see our friendly superhero librarians and select your free comic book, courtesy of Chimera Hobby Shop! One comic per person, while supplies last. While you're here, discover ComicsPlus Library Edition, our digital comics provider, and browse graphic novels in our adult, teen and children's collections. All ages welcome!

  • Please Take Our Survey

    Please click here to take our 2017 public survey. The survey is brief and should take about 3-5 minutes. Your input will help us improve our services. Thank you for your time.

  • Wireless Printing

    APL now has wireless printing for your convenience. Send your printing to the Library and pick it up quickly on the first or second floor -- whichever you specify. If your home printer is broken or if you are in the area and need to print from your phone or laptop you can use one of the three methods described on our www.apl.org/print page to send your printing to us. 

    Instructions for picking up your printing are located at the bottom of www.apl.org/print. Please note that our printers only take cash/coins.

  • Join the Hoopla!

    Monday, March 27 - 4:30-5:30 pm or Wednesday, March 29 - 9:30-10:30 am

    Come to the library with or without your devices to discover the streaming fun of Hoopla. This latest addition to APL's digital offerings allows you to browse 500,000 movies, TV episodes, music, books, audiobooks, and comics with no waiting lists. Drop in and see for yourself what all the hoopla is about!

  • Tinker Tuesdays

    Are you ready for some tinkering? Bib, bob and whirr with gadgets and gizmos a plenty at our first Tinker Tuesday from 6:15-7:00pm in Children's Program Room A/B on Tuesday, February 28. Come take part in endless building challenges! Tinker Tuesdays are for children K-6th grade and their families. No registration is required. The next Tinker Tuesdsay will be on Tuesday, March 28!

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