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Family Storytime 10:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Dec 2 @ 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.
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 2 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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.
Junie B. Jones Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! 4:00 pm
Junie B. Jones Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Dec 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Junie B. Jones Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Junie B. Jones is up to her usual antics. Join us for fun activities and crafts. Ages 5-12 (grades K-5) welcome.
Podcasting 101 4:00 pm
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library
Have a story to tell? Or an opinion to voice? In this 6-week workshop, learn how to create your own podcast from start to finish using professional quality recording equipment and software. For ages 8-14. Registration required: childrens@andersonlibrary.org, or 864-260-4500 x158.
Tween Book Club 4:00 pm
Tween Book Club @ Powdersville Branch Library
Dec 3 @ 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. December’s book is Impyrium by Henry H. Neff.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Dec 4 @ 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
Dec 4 @ 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
Dec 4 @ 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
Dec 5 @ 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
Dec 5 @ 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.
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Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Dec 7 @ 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
Dec 9 @ 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.
Bilingual Storytime 4:00 pm
Bilingual Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Dec 9 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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.
LEGO® Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch
Dec 10 @ 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.
Podcasting 101 4:00 pm
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library
Have a story to tell? Or an opinion to voice? In this 6-week workshop, learn how to create your own podcast from start to finish using professional quality recording equipment and software. For ages 8-14. Registration required: childrens@andersonlibrary.org, or 864-260-4500 x158.
Junie B. Jones Goes to the Library 5:00 pm
Junie B. Jones Goes to the Library @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Junie B. Jones Goes to the Library @ Anderson Main Library
Junie B. Jones is up to her usual antics. Join Market Theater Company for a preview of their production Junie B. Jones, stay for games and crafts, and maybe get your picture taken with Junie B. and friends. Recommended ages: 5-12 (grades K-5).
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Dec 11 @ 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
Dec 11 @ 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
Dec 11 @ 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
Dec 12 @ 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
Dec 12 @ 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.
Explorers Club 4:00 pm
Explorers Club @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 12 @ 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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Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Dec 14 @ 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
Dec 16 @ 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.
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 16 @ 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
Dec 16 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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 Library
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ Iva Branch Library
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
Dec 17 @ 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.
Cancelled: Do It Tuesday 4:00 pm
Cancelled: Do It Tuesday @ Powdersville Branch
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Cancelled: Do It Tuesday @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Make something wonderful and find out what makes it so great.
Junie B. Jones Holiday Party 4:00 pm
Junie B. Jones Holiday Party @ Iva Branch Library
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Junie B. Jones Holiday Party @ Iva Branch Library
Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! Junie B. Jones is up to her usual antics.  Join us at the Iva Library for activities and crafts. Ages 5-12 (grades K-5) welcome.
Podcasting 101 4:00 pm
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library
Have a story to tell? Or an opinion to voice? In this 6-week workshop, learn how to create your own podcast from start to finish using professional quality recording equipment and software. For ages 8-14. Registration required: childrens@andersonlibrary.org, or 864-260-4500 x158.
Family Night @ the Library: Stories with Santa 6:30 pm
Family Night @ the Library: Stories with Santa @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Night @ the Library: Stories with Santa @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick will visit for fun, seasonal stories, and pictures – bring a camera for a FREE photo-op with Santa! Due to time constraints, not all attendees are guaranteed a photo with Santa.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Dec 18 @ 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
Dec 18 @ 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
Dec 18 @ 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
Dec 19 @ 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
Dec 19 @ 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.
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Friday Field Trip 10:30 am
Friday Field Trip @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 20 @ 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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Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Dec 21 @ 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
Dec 23 @ 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.
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Christmas: All libraries closed
Christmas: All libraries closed @ All Library Locations
Dec 24 – Dec 26 all-day
Christmas: All libraries closed @ All Library Locations
 
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Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Dec 28 @ 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
Dec 30 @ 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.
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Dec 31 @ 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
Dec 31 @ 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
Dec 31 @ 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.
Noon Year’s Celebration 10:30 pm
Noon Year’s Celebration @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 31 @ 10:30 pm – 12:00 pm
Noon Year's Celebration @ Anderson Main Library
Ring in the New Year with paper hats, snacks, games, and a bubble wrap dance floor! Celebrate with a countdown to Noon Year complete with balloon drop at noon. Recommended ages: 0-12 Registration required by December 23: email childrens@andersonlibrary.org or 864-260-4500 ext. 158.