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Escape Room 9:00 am
Escape Room @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Escape Room @ Anderson Main Library
Test your puzzle solving skills against the clock in this escape room. Teams of four work together to solve the mysteries and unlock the solution to the room before the hour expires. Good luck! Reservations required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 126, or email reference@andersonlibrary.org. (The Escape Room is a game, and at no point will the participants be physically locked inside of a room. Participants will be supervised at all times.)
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 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.
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Escape Room 9:00 am
Escape Room @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Escape Room @ Anderson Main Library
Test your puzzle solving skills against the clock in this escape room. Teams of four work together to solve the mysteries and unlock the solution to the room before the hour expires. Good luck! Reservations required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 126, or email reference@andersonlibrary.org. (The Escape Room is a game, and at no point will the participants be physically locked inside of a room. Participants will be supervised at all times.)
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Escape Room 9:00 am
Escape Room @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Escape Room @ Anderson Main Library
Test your puzzle solving skills against the clock in this escape room. Teams of four work together to solve the mysteries and unlock the solution to the room before the hour expires. Good luck! Reservations required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 126, or email reference@andersonlibrary.org. (The Escape Room is a game, and at no point will the participants be physically locked inside of a room. Participants will be supervised at all times.)
Open CREATE 10:00 am
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 4 @ 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.
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Recording Studio Training 5:30 pm
Recording Studio Training @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Recording Studio Training @ Anderson Main Library
Learn the basics of audio recording and sound editing with with the pro-level equipment and software in the Electric City Creative. Explore what’s available and possible with access to this free recording space. Due to space, classes are limited to 3-4 participants. Ages 12+. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.
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Defense Against The Dark Arts Class 5:00 pm
Defense Against The Dark Arts Class @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Defense Against The Dark Arts Class @ Anderson Main Library
Duel fellow wizards and muggles alike in Wizard Duel on the Nintendo Switch, create candy potions, Skele-Grow slime, flying keys and more. Dress up encouraged! Recommended ages 12-18. Registration required: call (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or come by the Reference Desk.
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3D Shadow Boxes 2:30 pm
3D Shadow Boxes @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jan 8 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3D Shadow Boxes @ Powdersville Branch Library
Create a decorative 3D Shadow Box featuring a cat observing a wintry scene. All materials provided. Registration required: email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org or call 864-2604500 x126.
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Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 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.
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Harry Potter Interactive Movie Night 5:00 pm
Harry Potter Interactive Movie Night @ Pendleton Library
Jan 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Harry Potter Interactive Movie Night @ Pendleton Library
Watch Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (PG) like never before! Join us at the Pendleton Library for a magical and interactive adventure! Registration Required: (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or come by the Reference Desk to register. Ages 12-18
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No-Knit House Scarves 5:00 pm
No-Knit House Scarves @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
No-Knit House Scarves @ Anderson Main Library
Celebrate your House colors by making a no-knit scarf, perfect for any Quidditch matches. A Whovian or Star Wars fan instead? Just like to be creative? We’ll have plenty of other colors and combinations for you to make your own inspired no-knit scarf in the Electric City Creative! No knitting experience needed. Registration Required: (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or come by the Reference Desk. Ages 12-18
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Hogwarts Ornaments 2:30 pm
Hogwarts Ornaments @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 15 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Hogwarts Ornaments @ Anderson Main Library
Create a variety of Harry Potter-themed ornaments, including a golden snitch. All materials provided. Registration required: 864-2604500 ext. 126 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org
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Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 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 Fire Department- Station 1
Jan 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Friday Field Trip @ Anderson Fire Department- Station 1
**Special Off-Site Field Trip!** Homeschooling parents and groups with children (ages 5-11) and teens (ages 12-18) can join us at the Anderson Fire Department – Station 1 for a tour of the station, fire truck, and museum! Parents of children under five are welcome to spend some time with their little ones at the library while their siblings are at the fire station. This month’s Field Trip is off-site. Registered attendees will meet at Station 1, 400 S. McDuffie St, Anderson, at 10:30 AM. Registration required. For more info and to register: call 864-260-2500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org
Straight to the Heart: Making Valentines 2:00 pm
Straight to the Heart: Making Valentines @ Powdersville Library
Jan 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Straight to the Heart: Making Valentines @ Powdersville Library
Make a one-of-a-kind gift for your one-and-only. Jolanda Johnstone, greeting card maker extraordinare, will host a workshop teaching you how to design a lovely card for your true love. Materials will be provided. Registration required: call 864-295-1190 or email powdersville@andersonlibrary.org
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3D Shadow Boxes 2:30 pm
3D Shadow Boxes @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 22 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3D Shadow Boxes @ Anderson Main Library
Create a decorative 3D Shadow Box featuring a cat observing a wintry scene. All materials provided. Registration required: email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org or call 864-2604500 x126.
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Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 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.
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CANCELLED : 3Doodler Pen Basics 4:30 pm
CANCELLED : 3Doodler Pen Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
CANCELLED : 3Doodler Pen Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use a 3Doodler pen with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative. Class limited to 6 participants. Ages 12+. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org
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Teen Anime and Manga Academy 5:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 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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Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 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.
Flying Cars and Floo Powder: Real World Magic from the Harry Potter Universe 6:30 pm
Flying Cars and Floo Powder: Real World Magic from the Harry Potter Universe @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Flying Cars and Floo Powder: Real World Magic from the Harry Potter Universe @ Anderson Main Library
In many ways the magical world of Harry Potter isn’t so different from our own… Get below the surface of the Harry Potter universe as Dr. Margaret Oakes, Professor of English at Furman University, discusses how it helps us reflect on the “magic” of our own technology. Light refreshments provided. This program is supported by the South Carolina Humanities’ Speakers Bureau.
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