Calendar


SERVICE UPDATE: as of Tuesday, March 17, 2020 all library programs and events through March 31 have been cancelled. For the latest information and current status of all library services, check our Coronavirus Updates page.

Bookmobile Schedule

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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 1 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Stories, songs, and simple crafts are featured in this weekly story time, encouraging early literacy and cognitive skills in children ages 1-5 years.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 2 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics 3:00 pm
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Learn how to click, double-click, click-and-drag, and scroll with the mouse. Practice typing and editing text, numbers, and symbols with the keyboard. This class is limited to 12 participants. Prerequisite – No previous computer experience needed. One session / 2 hour class.
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served. See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details. Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.
Cover to Cover 6:00 pm
Cover to Cover @ Powdersville Branch Library
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cover to Cover @ Powdersville Branch Library | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Join lively discussion with fellow reading enthusiasts at Cover to Cover, a monthly book club meeting at the Powdersville Library on the 1st Thursday and Friday of each month. This month’s selection is Evicted by Matthew Desmond. Part of Books & Community, an annual month-long series of programs and discussions.
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Cover to Cover 12:00 pm
Cover to Cover @ Powdersville Branch Library
Apr 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Cover to Cover @ Powdersville Branch Library | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Join lively discussion with fellow reading enthusiasts at Cover to Cover, a monthly book club meeting at the Powdersville Library on the 1st Thursday and Friday of each month. This month’s selection is Evicted by Matthew Desmond. Part of Books & Community, an annual month-long series of programs and discussions.
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Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Each Saturday we will have an unique story program that will incorporate books, songs, simple crafts, and interactive play.
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Family Storytime 10:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Tai Chi 10:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Anderson Main Library
Children can follow their creativity or take inspiration from provided model cards. Larger bricks are provided for younger children. Recommended ages 1-12
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 7 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library  | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This story time emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This storytime emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Chapters & Chatter Book Club 2:00 pm
Chapters & Chatter Book Club @ Belton Branch Library
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chapters & Chatter Book Club @ Belton Branch Library
This month’s pick is The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain.
Charlotte’s Web Escape Room 4:00 pm
Charlotte’s Web Escape Room @ Lander Memorial Library
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Charlotte's Web Escape Room @ Lander Memorial Library
Experience a kid-friendly Charlotte’s Web-themed escape room designed for players ages 6-12. Children will follow clues to solve puzzles based on the classic E.B. White book. Challenge lasts approximately 20 minutes. Teams of 4- 6 players must register by calling (864) 847-5238 The Escape Room is a game, and at no point will  participants be physically locked inside of a room. Participants will be supervised at all times.
DIY Paper and Journal 4:00 pm
DIY Paper and Journal @ Anderson Library
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
DIY Paper and Journal @ Anderson Library
It’s your voice, create how you express it! Join us for this fun DIY workshop to create your own paper and journal. Ages 8-12 welcomed. Registration required: email childrens@andersonlibrary.org or call 864-260-4500 x. 158.
Tween Book Club 4:00 pm
Tween Book Club @ Powdersville Branch Library
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tween Book Club @ Powdersville Branch Library
The Powdersville Library has great afterschool fun for tweens in grades 4-7. Read a chapter book and talk about it with some other readers. April’s book is Return to Sender by Julia Alvarez.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 8 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Stories, songs, and simple crafts are featured in this weekly story time, encouraging early literacy and cognitive skills in children ages 1-5 years.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 9 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served. See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details. Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.
Explorers Club 4:00 pm
Explorers Club @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Explorers Club @ Anderson Main Library
Let books be the springboard for exploration and enrichment with fun STEAM activities for young Explorers. Recommended ages: 6-9.
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BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs 9:45 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Library
Apr 10 @ 9:45 am – 11:55 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Library
Children read a book with a wonderful, calm therapy dog as a fun and non-judgmental way to increase reading skills and create a lifelong love for reading. Each reading session is 15 minutes long. Ages 6-12 welcomed. Therapy dogs from SC Dogs Therapy Group. Free; registration required: (864)260-4500 ext. 158.
CANCELLED Virtual Reality Basics 4:30 pm
CANCELLED Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
CANCELLED Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use Google Cardboard or PlayStation 4 to experience virtual reality with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative. Class size limited, registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org. Ages 12+.
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Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Apr 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Each Saturday we will have an unique story program that will incorporate books, songs, simple crafts, and interactive play.
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Family Storytime 10:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Tai Chi 10:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.
Bilingual Storytime 4:00 pm
Bilingual Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Bilingual Storytime @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a story in English and read it again in Spanish.  Afterwards, we’ll show you how to make a terrific craft!
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 14 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library  | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This story time emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Iva Branch
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Iva Branch | Iva | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This storytime emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Budding Bookworms 4:00 pm
Budding Bookworms @ Belton Branch Library
Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Budding Bookworms @ Belton Branch Library
Discover how fun reading can be! Find your next favorite read with recommendations from our librarians. Just finish a great book? Share it with others. Each month will also feature a craft based on a theme from one of the recommended books. To register: belton@andersonlibrary.org, or call 864-338-8330. Recommended: Grades 1 – 5.
DIY Paper and Journal 4:00 pm
DIY Paper and Journal @ Anderson Library
Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
DIY Paper and Journal @ Anderson Library
It’s your voice, create how you express it! Join us for this fun DIY workshop to create your own paper and journal. Ages 8-12 welcomed. Registration required: email childrens@andersonlibrary.org or call 864-260-4500 x. 158.
LEGO® Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
We bring the bricks, you bring your imagination. And if you can imagine a lot, no telling what you will build! Bring a friend and meet new ones.
Creative Crafters 5:00 pm
Creative Crafters @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Creative Crafters @ Anderson Main Library
Free crafting classes for adults on the second Tuesday of each month. This month: Decorate waterproof care packages to give away. This craft is part of the Books & Community series in which focuses on the book Evicted by Matthew Desmond. Registration required 2 weeks prior to event: 864-260-4500 x126 or adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 15 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Stories, songs, and simple crafts are featured in this weekly story time, encouraging early literacy and cognitive skills in children ages 1-5 years.
Bauernhaus Brews & Books 7:30 pm
Bauernhaus Brews & Books @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Apr 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bauernhaus Brews & Books @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Join librarian Annie and brewer’s wife Sisi for a monthly discussion on some of the most popular books around. This month’s selection: Evicted by Matthew Desmond.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 16 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Computer & Internet Basics 10:00 am
Computer & Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Computer & Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Unravel the mystery of computers as you learn about the parts, the difference between hardware and software, what an operating system is, and how to create and store files. Dive into the internet using Google Chrome or Internet Explorer to perform simple searches and find websites. Learn how to navigate the web and evaluate site content. Get basic online etiquette and Internet safety tips. (Computer Basics now taught with Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016.) This class is limited to 12 participants. Prerequisite – basic mouse and keyboarding skills required. One session / 2 hour class.
In Stitches 10:00 am
In Stitches @ Powdersville Branch Library
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
In Stitches @ Powdersville Branch Library
Every third Thursday, bring your crochet or knitting project and enjoy conversation while crafting. An expert will be available for assistance and all skill-levels welcome. Beginners should bring a size H or I crochet hook or size 8 knitting needles. Call 864-295-1190 or email powdersville@andersonlibrary.org for more info.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Curious Crafters 2:00 pm
Curious Crafters @ Belton Branch Library
Apr 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Curious Crafters @ Belton Branch Library
Crafters unite once a month for a range of projects, including crochet, paper crafts and card making, book folding, and jewelry making. Refreshments and some materials provided. Contact for the project on each date.
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 16 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served. See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details. Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.
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Friday Field Trip 10:30 am
Friday Field Trip @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Friday Field Trip @ Anderson Main Library
Homeschooling parents and groups can work together with hands-on enrichment activities. Each month’s activities will feature a different focus for ages 5-12, while teens (ages 13-18) will have related projects in the Electric City Creative & Gambrell Teen Room. Registration required. For more info and to register: call 864-260-2500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org
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Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Each Saturday we will have an unique story program that will incorporate books, songs, simple crafts, and interactive play.
Open Lab 3:00 pm
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ask computer or other related electronic device questions. Get help on a library computer or bring in your own device! Class limited to 12 participants. Prerequisite – Computer Basics and Microsoft Office Applications One session / 2 hour class.
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Family Storytime 10:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Tai Chi 10:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.
iPad & iPhone Basics 2:00 pm
iPad & iPhone Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
iPad & iPhone Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use your tablet or iphone for research, productivity, and entertainment. See how your device can enrich your Anderson County Library user experience. Please bring your Apple ID and Password to class. Class limited to 12 participants. Registration required: (864) 260-4500 x126, or email reference@andersonlibrary.org
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Anderson Main Library
Children can follow their creativity or take inspiration from provided model cards. Larger bricks are provided for younger children. Recommended ages 1-12
LEGO® Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Lander Memorial Branch
Apr 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
Build with our LEGO® and your imagination! Ages 5-12.
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 21 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library  | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This story time emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This storytime emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Exploring Family History through DNA 2:30 pm
Exploring Family History through DNA @ Anderson County Library
Apr 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Exploring Family History through DNA @ Anderson County Library
DNA matches can offer clues to your family history research. Learn about different types of DNA testing and how to use the results to supplement your genealogical research. Registration required: call (864) 260-4500 x130 or email SCRoom@AndersonLibrary.org.
DIY Paper and Journal 4:00 pm
DIY Paper and Journal @ Anderson Library
Apr 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
DIY Paper and Journal @ Anderson Library
It’s your voice, create how you express it! Join us for this fun DIY workshop to create your own paper and journal. Ages 8-12 welcomed. Registration required: email childrens@andersonlibrary.org or call 864-260-4500 x. 158.
Do It Tuesday 4:00 pm
Do It Tuesday @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Do It Tuesday @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Make something wonderful and find out what makes it so great.
Make and Take: DIY Rain Chains 5:00 pm
Make and Take: DIY Rain Chains @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Make and Take: DIY Rain Chains @ Anderson Main Library
Learn about water conservation and create your own rain chain at this DIY workshop! Materials provided. Ages 12-18 Registration required: drop by the Main Library Reference Desk, call (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or email teens@andersonlibrary.org. The program is supported by a grant from the Duke Energy Foundation – empowered to educate, protect, conserve.
Family Night @ the Library: Craft buffet! 6:30 pm
Family Night @ the Library: Craft buffet! @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Night @ the Library: Craft buffet! @ Anderson Main Library
Get crafty at the library! A variety of supplies will be available for you to craft the night away – we have something for every age and stage! All materials provided.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 22 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Stories, songs, and simple crafts are featured in this weekly story time, encouraging early literacy and cognitive skills in children ages 1-5 years.
Brown Bag Book Club 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Book Club @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag Book Club @ Anderson Main Library
Join a lively lunch time book discussion. This month’s pick is Evicted by Matthew Desmond. Club meets in the 2nd floor Board Room.
CANCELLED Vinyl Cutter Basics 4:30 pm
CANCELLED Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
CANCELLED Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use a Silhouette Cameo 3 vinyl cutter with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative. Class limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 23 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Strings & Things 10:00 am
Strings & Things @ Belton Library
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Strings & Things @ Belton Library
Bring your current project to work on during a monthly drop-in for handcrafters: relax, share ideas, and learn from each other. All experience levels welcome!
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served. See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details. Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.
Thursday Night Book Club 6:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Library
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Library
This month’s pick is Becoming by Michelle Obama.
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BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs 10:00 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Belton Branch Library
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Belton Branch Library
Children read a book with a therapy dog as a fun and non-judgmental way to increase reading skills and create a lifelong love for reading. Each reading session is 15 minutes. Therapy dogs from SC Dogs Therapy Group. Limited space, registration required: (864) 260-4500 x158, or belton@andersonlibrary.org. Ages 6-12 welcomed.
Open CREATE 10:00 am
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served. See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details. Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x.114.
Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Each Saturday we will have an unique story program that will incorporate books, songs, simple crafts, and interactive play.
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Family Storytime 10:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Tai Chi 10:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.
Android Tablet & Phone Basics 2:00 pm
Android Tablet & Phone Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Android Tablet & Phone Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use your tablet or phone for research, productivity, and entertainment. See how your device can enrich your Anderson County Library user experience. Please bring your Google ID/Username and Password to class. Class limited to 12 participants. Registration required: (864) 260-4500 x126, or email reference@andersonlibrary.org
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 28 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library  | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This story time emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Iva Branch
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Iva Branch | Iva | South Carolina | United States
We’ll read a favorite picture book or two, along with song, play, or a craft for practicing early literacy skills. Perfect for ages 1-5 and their caregivers.
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This storytime emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.
Using Digital Collections: HeritageQuest Online 3:00 pm
Using Digital Collections: HeritageQuest Online @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Using Digital Collections: HeritageQuest Online @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Did you know you could use HeritageQuest Online from home to do genealogy research? Search census records, maps, city directories and much more. Class is limited to 10 participants. Registration required: email scroom@andersonlibrary.org or call 260-4500 x 130.
LEGO® Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
We bring the bricks, you bring your imagination. And if you can imagine a lot, no telling what you will build! Bring a friend and meet new ones.
Teen Anime and Manga Academy 5:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Vote for the anime/manga you want to watch, enjoy snacks and conversation with fellow fans, and more! Anime will be rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens 12-18 years old or 7th-12th graders.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 29 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Stories, songs, and simple crafts are featured in this weekly story time, encouraging early literacy and cognitive skills in children ages 1-5 years.
Landlord/Tenant Legal Clinic 6:30 pm
Landlord/Tenant Legal Clinic @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Landlord/Tenant Legal Clinic @ Anderson Main Library
Learn about landlord and tenant law in this legal clinic presented by attorney Mark Fessler from South Carolina Legal Services.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 30 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Ages: 3-5 yrs Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served. See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details. Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.
Seventh Annual Poetry Contest Reception 6:30 pm
Seventh Annual Poetry Contest Reception @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Seventh Annual Poetry Contest Reception @ Anderson Main Library
Winners of the Seventh Annual Anderson County Poetry Contest announced!  Poets, families, and friends are invited to read submitted poem or other favorite poems. Pre-ordered books will be available for pickup. Light refreshments served.