Programs & Classes


The Anderson County Library hosts a wide array of free programs for children, teens, and adults, as well as system-wide special programs.

Read our newsletter The Navigator online, or pick up a copy at your local branch, for library events and happenings this month.

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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Oct 1 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Oct 1 @ 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
Oct 1 @ 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.[...]
Chapters & Chatter Book Club 2:00 pm
Chapters & Chatter Book Club @ Belton Branch Library
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chapters & Chatter Book Club @ Belton Branch Library
This month’s pick is Liar, Liar by Lisa Jackson.
Fashion Design for Tweens 4:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Explore and create your own design as you learn different techniques to craft your fashion forward visions in this 5-week workshop. Ages 9-14. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.
Tween Book Club 4:00 pm
Tween Book Club @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 1 @ 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. October’s book is Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 2 @ 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[...]
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 2 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 2 @ 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.
Geo Pumpkin 2:30 pm
Geo Pumpkin @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Geo Pumpkin @ Anderson Main Library
“Carve” a geometric piece of art to decorate your Autumn. Materials provided. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 126 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 3 @ 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
Oct 3 @ 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
Oct 3 @ 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.[...]
Cover to Cover 6:00 pm
Cover to Cover @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 3 @ 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: “The Picture of[...]
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Cover to Cover 12:00 pm
Cover to Cover @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 4 @ 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: “The Picture of[...]
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Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Oct 5 @ 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
Oct 7 @ 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
Oct 7 @ 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
Oct 7 @ 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
Oct 8 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Oct 8 @ 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
Oct 8 @ 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
Oct 8 @ 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.[...]
Budding Bookworms 4:00 pm
Budding Bookworms @ Belton Branch Library
Oct 8 @ 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[...]
Fashion Design for Tweens 4:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Explore and create your own design as you learn different techniques to craft your fashion forward visions in this 5-week workshop. Ages 9-14. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.
LEGO® Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 8 @ 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
Oct 8 @ 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’s craft is pumpkin decorating. All supplies are provided. Registration required 2 weeks prior to event: 864-260-4500 x126 or adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.
Candy Science Fair 6:00 pm
Candy Science Fair @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Candy Science Fair @ Anderson Main Library
Science experiments + food + candy: what’s not to love? Learn something new – and get free candy too! Ages: 12-18. Registration required: (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or email teens@andersonlibrary.org. Program presented in partnership with[...]
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 9 @ 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[...]
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 9 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 9 @ 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.
Geo Pumpkins 2:30 pm
Geo Pumpkins @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Geo Pumpkins @ Powdersville Branch Library
“Carve” a geometric piece of art to decorate your Autumn. Materials provided. Registration required: call 864-295-1190 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 10 @ 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.
Intermediate Microsoft Word 10:00 am
Intermediate Microsoft Word @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Intermediate Microsoft Word @ Anderson Main Library
Review the basic skills of Microsoft Word and learn more about how to format text and clip art. Learn how to use the more advanced Word functions. Create numbered and bulleted lists, use tab stops,[...]
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 10 @ 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
Oct 10 @ 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.[...]
Explorers Club 4:00 pm
Explorers Club @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 10 @ 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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Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Oct 12 @ 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.
For Teens Only: Unplugged 10:30 am
For Teens Only: Unplugged @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For Teens Only: Unplugged @ Powdersville Branch Library
A monthly creative program for teens at Powdersville Library. This month: perform your best slam poetry, dramatic reading, or acoustic music. First prize gets a gift card. Get those finger snaps ready!
Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Oct 12 @ 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.
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics 3:00 pm
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics @ Main Library
Oct 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics @ 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[...]
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Tim Lowry – Storyteller 3:00 pm
Tim Lowry – Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tim Lowry - Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library
Kicking off the 15th Starburst Storytellers’ Festival is Tim Lowry – the Sweet Tea Commentator. Tim Lowry will tell stories about some of his best friends– or at least as much as he is allowed[...]
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Family Storytime 10:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Oct 14 @ 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
Oct 14 @ 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.
Faye Wooden – Storyteller 11:00 am
Faye Wooden – Storyteller @ Pendleton Branch Library
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Faye Wooden - Storyteller @ Pendleton Branch Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
The Starburst Storytellers’ Festival continues with Faye Wooden. Faye’s life story is as colorful as the stories she tells. Having worked as a teacher, university administrator, musician, bear trapper, herbalist, pet therapy volunteer, author, hiker,[...]
Computer & Internet Basics 2:00 pm
Computer & Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 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[...]
Pilkey-Palooza! 3:00 pm
Pilkey-Palooza! @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pilkey-Palooza! @ Anderson Main Library
Play games inspired by your favorite Dav Pilkey characters: build a toilet paper tower, go on a scavenger hunt, and more – plus prizes! Recommended for grades K-6th. Registration opens September 30: email childrens@andersonlibrary.org or[...]
Bilingual Storytime 4:00 pm
Bilingual Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 14 @ 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!
Sewing Machine Basics 5:00 pm
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use a Brother sewing machine 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
Faye Wooden – Storyteller 7:00 pm
Faye Wooden – Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Faye Wooden - Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
The Starburst Storytellers’ Festival continues with Faye Wooden. Weaving laughter, legends, lessons and life into her programs, Faye’s life story is as colorful as the stories she tells. Having worked as a teacher, university administrator,[...]
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Oct 15 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Oct 15 @ 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
Oct 15 @ 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.[...]
Do It Tuesday 4:00 pm
Do It Tuesday @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 15 @ 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.
Fashion Design for Tweens 4:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Explore and create your own design as you learn different techniques to craft your fashion forward visions in this 5-week workshop. Ages 9-14. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.
Dig In: Gardening How-Tos 5:30 pm
Dig In: Gardening How-Tos @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Oct 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Dig In: Gardening How-Tos @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Help your garden grow on the third Tuesday of each month. October: Organic fertilizers and amendments help our soil hold moisture better and create loose, airy, rich soil. They also help promote growth of healthy organisms,[...]
Yasu Ishida – Storyteller 7:00 pm
Yasu Ishida – Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Yasu Ishida - Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Storyteller and magician Yasu Ishida will be performing for a special Family Night! Combining traditional Japanese theatre, lion dance, music, origami, magic, and storytelling, Yasu will guide audiences to the enchanting land of Japan. He[...]
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 16 @ 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[...]
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 16 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 16 @ 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.
Adam Booth – Storyteller 7:00 pm
Adam Booth – Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Adam Booth - Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library
Award-winning storyteller and musician Adam Booth will perform his original work, influenced by traditional folktales of Appalachia. Adam Booth’s original storytelling blends traditional mountain folklore, music, and an awareness of contemporary Appalachia. This performance is free[...]
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club 7:30 pm
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Oct 16 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Join librarian Annie and brewer’s wife Sisi for a monthly discussion on some of the most popular books around. October’s pick is Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 17 @ 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.
In Stitches 10:00 am
In Stitches @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 17 @ 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[...]
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 17 @ 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
Oct 17 @ 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
Oct 17 @ 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.[...]
Brush Tips 4:00 pm
Brush Tips @ Pendleton Branch Library
Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brush Tips @ Pendleton Branch Library | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
Artists and art hobbyists! Bring your supplies and work on your art projects in this free artists’ meetup and collaborative time at the Pendleton Library. Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month.
Ramona Moore Big Eagle – Storyteller 7:00 pm
Ramona Moore Big Eagle – Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ramona Moore Big Eagle - Storyteller @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Closing the Festival is Ramona Moore Big Eagle, a storyteller, oral historian, and Legend Keeper of the Tuscarora Nation in North Carolina. Her performance highlights American Indian culture and history through the art of storytelling,[...]
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Friday Field Trip 10:30 am
Friday Field Trip @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 18 @ 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[...]
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Saturday Family Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Oct 19 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 22 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Oct 22 @ 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
Oct 22 @ 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
Oct 22 @ 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.[...]
Fashion Design for Tweens 4:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Explore and create your own design as you learn different techniques to craft your fashion forward visions in this 5-week workshop. Ages 9-14. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.
LEGO® Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 22 @ 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.
Pilkey-Palooza! 4:00 pm
Pilkey-Palooza! @ Pendleton Branch Library
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pilkey-Palooza! @ Pendleton Branch Library
Play games inspired by your favorite Dav Pilkey characters: build a toilet paper tower, go on a scavenger hunt, and more – plus prizes! Recommended for grades K-6th. Registration opens September 30: email childrens@andersonlibrary.org or[...]
Teen Anime and Manga Academy 5:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 22 @ 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
Oct 23 @ 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[...]
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 23 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 23 @ 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
Oct 23 @ 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 Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan. Club meets in the second floor Board Room.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 24 @ 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
Oct 24 @ 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 @ Main Library
Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics @ 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[...]
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 24 @ 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.[...]
Pilkey-Palooza! 4:00 pm
Pilkey-Palooza! @ Belton Branch Library
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pilkey-Palooza! @ Belton Branch Library
Play games inspired by your favorite Dav Pilkey characters: build a toilet paper tower, go on a scavenger hunt, and more – plus prizes! Recommended for grades K-6th. Registration opens September 30: email childrens@andersonlibrary.org or[...]
Thursday Night Book Club 6:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library
This month’s pick is A Woman is No Man by Etaf Rum.
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BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs 10:00 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Belton Branch Library
Oct 26 @ 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[...]
Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Oct 26 @ 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
Oct 26 @ 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.
Cooking Matters 11:00 am
Cooking Matters @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cooking Matters @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to shop smarter, decipher nutrition information to make healthier choices, and cook delicious, affordable meals. Registration required: adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org or 864-260-4500 x126.
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GAIN: Finding Common Ground Series 2:30 pm
GAIN: Finding Common Ground Series
Oct 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
GAIN: Finding Common Ground Series
Greater Anderson Interfaith Network, as part of its Finding Common Ground series, presents Dawn of the Light, a portrayal of several individuals from different continents as they relate their own personal search after truth and[...]
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Family Storytime 10:00 am
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Oct 28 @ 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
Oct 28 @ 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.
Open Lab 2:00 pm
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library
Come to class prepared to ask computer or other related electronic device questions. Get help with other electronic devices as well! This class is limited to 12 participants. Prerequisite – Computer Basics and Microsoft Office[...]
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Oct 29 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Oct 29 @ 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
Oct 29 @ 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.[...]
Fashion Design for Tweens 4:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Explore and create your own design as you learn different techniques to craft your fashion forward visions in this 5-week workshop. Ages 9-14. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 30 @ 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[...]
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Oct 30 @ 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[...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Oct 30 @ 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.
3Doodler Pen Basics 4:00 pm
3Doodler Pen Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 31 @ 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
Oct 31 @ 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
Oct 31 @ 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.[...]