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.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Saturday Family Story Time 10:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ Main Library
Jun 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ 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 Story Time 10:00 am
Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 3 @ 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.
Computer and Internet Basics 2:00 pm
Computer and Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Computer and Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Unravel the mystery of computers: learn the parts, the difference between hardware and software, what an operating system is, and how to create and store files. Get on the internet using Google Chrome or Internet[...]
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Main Library
Jun 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Challenge your creativity and see what you can build with our LEGO® and Keva Planks. Larger blocks will be provided for younger builders. Ages 1-12.
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jun 4 @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Jun 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 4 @ 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
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chapters & Chatter Book Club @ Belton Branch Library
This month’s pick is Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 5 @ 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
Jun 5 @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 6 @ 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
Jun 6 @ 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
Jun 6 @ 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.[...]
Between the Covers Book Club 6:00 pm
Between the Covers Book Club @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Between the Covers Book Club @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
This month’s book is Force of Nature by Jane Harper.
Cover to Cover 6:00 pm
Cover to Cover @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 6 @ 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 each month at 6 pm. This month’s book is Looking for[...]
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Out of this World Movies 2:30 pm
Out of this World Movies @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 7 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Out of this World Movies @ Anderson Main Library
May the force be with you. Watch Star Wars: The Last Jedi (PG-13). This 2017 movie stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, and Daisy Ridley.
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Get Hooked on Fishing 10:00 am
Get Hooked on Fishing @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get Hooked on Fishing @ Anderson Main Library
Celebrate the launch of the library’s new fishing poles and tackle boxes available to borrow with your library card! Get fishing tips and advices, try out SC DNR’s fishing simulator and other games, learn about[...]
Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Jun 8 @ 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.
Open CREATE 10:00 am
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 8 @ 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.[...]
Bilingual Storytime 10:30 am
Bilingual Storytime @ Powdersville Branch
Jun 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
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!
Saturday Family Story Time 10:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ Main Library
Jun 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ 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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Russian Tea Party 3:00 pm
Russian Tea Party @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Russian Tea Party @ Anderson Main Library
Enjoy learning about Russian culture: hear the folktale “Vasilisa” while sipping on tea and nibbling on sushki treats. Vasilisa will even join us for pictures! Recommended ages: 6-12. Registration required: 864-260-4500 x158 or childrens@andersonlibrary.org
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Family Story Time 10:00 am
Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 10 @ 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.
SciGirls Summer Workshop 1:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
In this week-long program, learn hands-on computer science and create a mobile app. Work with an engineer and learn about the powerful influence technology will continue to have on our everyday lives! For students grades[...]
Fun Flix in the Library 3:00 pm
Fun Flix in the Library @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fun Flix in the Library @ Powdersville Branch Library
NOW PLAYING! Luis and the Aliens (PG): a 12-year-old boy embarks on a wild quest to help three tiny extraterrestrials return to their huge mother ship.
Cupcake Wars: Space Edition 3:30 pm
Cupcake Wars: Space Edition @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 10 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Cupcake Wars: Space Edition @ Anderson Main Library
Use your creativity to create otherworldly cupcake creations and see who can decorate the best space-themed cupcake in a limited amount of time! Materials provided. Ages 12-18. Registration required: call (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or[...]
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black 3:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Iva Branch Library
Jun 10 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Iva Branch Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
Fun Flix in the Library 6:00 pm
Fun Flix in the Library @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fun Flix in the Library @ Anderson Main Library
Watch the fun-filled, space adventure movie Wall-E and enjoy an out-of-this-world popcorn buffet. Bring pillows, cushions, and blankets from home, if you like. K-12th grades welcomed.
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black 10:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Westside Branch Library
Jun 10 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Westside Branch Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jun 11 @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Jun 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Iva Branch
Jun 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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.
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black 10:30 am
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Powdersville Branch Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jun 11 @ 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.[...]
SciGirls Summer Workshop 1:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
In this week-long program, learn hands-on computer science and create a mobile app. Work with an engineer and learn about the powerful influence technology will continue to have on our everyday lives! For students grades[...]
Starcatcher Crafting 2:30 pm
Starcatcher Crafting @ Belton Branch Library
Jun 11 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Starcatcher Crafting @ Belton Branch Library
Create your own craft galaxy dreamcatcher to capture sweet dreams. A craft project fun for teens and adults. Registration required. Call 864-338-8330 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black 3:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Pendleton Branch Library
Jun 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Pendleton Branch Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
Creative Crafters 5:00 pm
Creative Crafters @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Creative Crafters @ Anderson Main Library
Free crafting classes for adults every second Tuesday. Create a constellation lightbox. All supplies are provided. Registration is required 2 weeks before event date. 864-260-4500 x126 or adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.
Scenes from the Stacks 5:00 pm
Scenes from the Stacks @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scenes from the Stacks @ Anderson Main Library
Watch Solo: A Star Wars Story (PG-13), eat snacks, and socialize with fellow Star Wars fans! Ages 12-18.
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 12 @ 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[...]
Basic Genealogy: An Introduction 9:30 am
Basic Genealogy: An Introduction @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Basic Genealogy: An Introduction @ Anderson Main Library
Ever wondered about your family’s history? Start your journey with an overview of basic resources, tips, and search skills.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 12 @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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.
New Frontiers with Aspen Black 10:30 am
New Frontiers with Aspen Black @ Belton Branch Library
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
New Frontiers with Aspen Black @ Belton Branch Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
SciGirls Summer Workshop 1:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
In this week-long program, learn hands-on computer science and create a mobile app. Work with an engineer and learn about the powerful influence technology will continue to have on our everyday lives! For students grades[...]
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black 3:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Anderson Main Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 13 @ 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.
Open Lab 10:00 am
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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[...]
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black 10:30 am
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Jun 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 13 @ 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.
SciGirls Summer Workshop 1:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
In this week-long program, learn hands-on computer science and create a mobile app. Work with an engineer and learn about the powerful influence technology will continue to have on our everyday lives! For students grades[...]
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 13 @ 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.[...]
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black 3:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library
Jun 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
New Frontiers with Musician Aspen Black @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library
Kids will sing, dance, move, and create their own lyrics in this interactive musical performance that explores America’s quest for new frontiers. From sailing to the New World, to Westward expansion, to landing on the[...]
Youth Yoga 3:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Enjoy a bit of peace and relaxation in the busy summer with a yoga retreat. No experience needed. Bring your own mat or use one of ours. Parents welcome. Taught by certified yoga instructor. Limited to[...]
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BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs 9:00 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Main 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[...]
SciGirls Summer Workshop 1:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
SciGirls Summer Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
In this week-long program, learn hands-on computer science and create a mobile app. Work with an engineer and learn about the powerful influence technology will continue to have on our everyday lives! For students grades[...]
Patriotic Sing-Along 2:30 pm
Patriotic Sing-Along @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Patriotic Sing-Along @ Anderson Main Library
Sing loud and proud for the Grand Ol’ Flag, and learn some of the history behind our nation’s flag and patriotic songs.
Solar Weaving 3:30 pm
Solar Weaving @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Solar Weaving @ Powdersville Branch Library
Join Jennifer Hendrix from Yarn and Y’all and learn how to weave a solar bracelet and learn about the cool ways clothes are being used as solar conductors in the fashion industry. Space is limited;[...]
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Saturday Family Story Time 10:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ Main Library
Jun 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ 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 Story Time 10:00 am
Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 17 @ 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.
Stories! From! Space! 10:30 am
Stories! From! Space! @ Westside Branch Library
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories! From! Space! @ Westside Branch Library
Enjoy a storytime from the International Space Station as a real astronaut reads a science-themed story. Then, explore how we communicate with astronauts on the ISS and use a 2-way radio with the Anderson Radio[...]
Microsoft Excel Basics 2:00 pm
Microsoft Excel Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Microsoft Excel Basics @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
An introduction to the basics of using Excel 2016, a spreadsheet program for data management: start using the basic tools; explore the parts of a workbook and learn to enter, edit, and duplicate data; practice[...]
Aliens Love Underpants 3:30 pm
Aliens Love Underpants @ Iva Branch Library
Jun 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Aliens Love Underpants @ Iva Branch Library
Come to hear the stories Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman and Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot by Margaret McNamara; stay to craft your own alien – with underpants! Materials provided. Recommended[...]
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Main Library
Jun 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® and Keva Planks Club @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Challenge your creativity and see what you can build with our LEGO® and Keva Planks. Larger blocks will be provided for younger builders. Ages 1-12.
LEGO® Club 4:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jun 17 @ 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
Jun 18 @ 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[...]
Using Digital Collections: Links to the Past – Probate Records 10:00 am
Using Digital Collections: Links to the Past – Probate Records @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Using Digital Collections: Links to the Past - Probate Records @ Anderson Main Library
Search for valuable links to your family’s history in wills, probate records, and estate papers with Ancestry – Library Edition. Registration required: call (864) 260-4500 x130 or email scroom@andersonlibrary.org.
Aliens Love Underpants 10:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Powdersville Branch Library
Come to hear the stories Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman and Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot by Margaret McNamara; stay to craft your own alien – with underpants! Materials provided. Recommended[...]
Family Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Jun 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 18 @ 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.[...]
Open Gaming 2:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library
Play video games, board games, card games and more during open gaming. Choose from Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 VR, Xbox, and assorted board and card games or bring your favorite games from home[...]
Stories! From! Space! 3:30 pm
Stories! From! Space! @ Pendleton Branch Library
Jun 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Stories! From! Space! @ Pendleton Branch Library
Enjoy a storytime from the International Space Station as a real astronaut reads a science-themed story. Then, explore how we communicate with astronauts on the ISS and use a 2-way radio with the Anderson Radio[...]
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Books and Babies 9:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 19 @ 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[...]
Aliens Love Underpants 10:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Belton Branch Library
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Belton Branch Library
Come to hear the stories Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman and Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot by Margaret McNamara; stay to craft your own alien – with underpants! Materials provided. Recommended[...]
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 19 @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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.
Stories! From! Space! 3:30 pm
Stories! From! Space! @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Stories! From! Space! @ Anderson Main Library
Enjoy a storytime from the International Space Station as a real astronaut reads a science-themed story. Then, explore how we communicate with astronauts on the ISS and use a 2-way radio with the Anderson Radio[...]
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club 7:30 pm
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Jun 19 @ 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. June’s pick is Circe by Madeline Miller
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 20 @ 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.
Aliens Love Underpants 10:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Jun 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Come to hear the stories Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman and Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot by Margaret McNamara; stay to craft your own alien – with underpants! Materials provided. Recommended[...]
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 20 @ 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
Jun 20 @ 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.[...]
On the Moon 3:30 pm
On the Moon @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library
Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
On the Moon @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library
Explore the moon with NASA Ambassador Ekaterina Michonova. Investigate the moon phases using Oreos experiment with gravity and density, and examine real moon rocks! Recommended ages: 6-12.
Youth Yoga 3:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Enjoy a bit of peace and relaxation in the busy summer with a yoga retreat. No experience needed. Bring your own mat or use one of ours. Parents welcome. Taught by certified yoga instructor. Limited to[...]
Brush Tips 4:00 pm
Brush Tips @ Pendleton Branch Library
Jun 20 @ 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. Meeting the 3rd Thursday of each month.
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BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs 9:00 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Main 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[...]
Open CREATE 10:00 am
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Use equipment, crafting supplies, and more in the Electric City Creative. 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[...]
Out of this World Movies 2:30 pm
Out of this World Movies @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 21 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Out of this World Movies @ Anderson Main Library
Watch Apollo 13 (PG-13). This 1995 movie dramatization of the Apollo 13 lunar mission stars Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, and Bill Paxton.
Hypertufa Flare 3:30 pm
Hypertufa Flare @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Hypertufa Flare @ Anderson Main Library
Come mix, stir, and mold your own hypertufa garden pots. Let your imagination run free as you create different textures and designs. Custom-made planters express your personality, so come make a statement. Space is limited,[...]
Rockin’ Rockets 3:30 pm
Rockin’ Rockets @ Pendleton Branch Library
Jun 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Rockin' Rockets @ Pendleton Branch Library
Want to build your own rocket? Over the course of 3 sessions, teens will use STEM concepts and learn how to build a rocket from scratch. At the last session, finished rockets will be launched![...]
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Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Jun 22 @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ Main Library
Jun 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ 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 Story Time 10:00 am
Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 24 @ 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.
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 10:30 am
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Westside Branch Library
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Westside Branch Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
Fun Flix in the Library 3:00 pm
Fun Flix in the Library @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fun Flix in the Library @ Powdersville Branch Library
NOW PLAYING! Escape from Planet Earth (PG): dashing astronaut Scorch Supernova from the planet Baab sets out on a rescue mission on a dangerous planet.
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 3:30 pm
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Iva Branch Library
Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Iva Branch Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
Out of This World Trivia 3:30 pm
Out of This World Trivia @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Out of This World Trivia @ Anderson Main Library
Show off your knowledge of space-themed trivia! Are you a fan of Doctor Who, Star Wars, or Star Trek? Test your knowledge against your friends for a chance to win prizes and bragging rights! Snacks[...]
Apollo Moon Landings 6:30 pm
Apollo Moon Landings @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Apollo Moon Landings @ Anderson Main Library
Learn about NASA’s lunar missions from Solar System Ambassador Dr. Ekaterina Michonova of Erskine College.
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Toddler Tales and Tunes 9:15 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jun 25 @ 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[...]
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 10:30 am
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Powdersville Branch Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
Family Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Iva Branch
Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 25 @ 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.[...]
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 3:30 pm
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Pendleton Branch Library
Jun 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Pendleton Branch Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
Teen Anime and Manga Academy 5:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 25 @ 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
Jun 26 @ 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[...]
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 10:30 am
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Belton Branch Library
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Belton Branch Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 26 @ 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 Story Time 10:30 am
Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Jun 26 @ 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 Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney. Club meets in the second floor Board Room.
Starcatcher Crafting 2:00 pm
Starcatcher Crafting @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Starcatcher Crafting @ Powdersville Branch Library
Create your own craft galaxy dreamcatcher to capture sweet dreams. A craft project fun for teens and adults. Registration required. Call 864-295-1190 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 3:30 pm
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Anderson Main Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
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Preschool Storytime 9:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 27 @ 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.
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 10:30 am
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 27 @ 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.
Solar Weaving 1:00 pm
Solar Weaving @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Solar Weaving @ Anderson Main Library
Join Jennifer Hendrix from Yarn and Y’all and learn how to weave a solar bracelet and learn about the cool ways clothes are being used as solar conductors in the fashion industry. Space is limited;[...]
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 27 @ 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.[...]
Windows 10 Basics 3:00 pm
Windows 10 Basics @ Main Library
Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Windows 10 Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Become familiar with the new Windows 10 operating system. Learn to navigate and use programs and apps, access new features, and adjust settings. Prerequisite: Computer Basics. Class limited to 12 participants. One class session /[...]
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek 3:30 pm
Backyard “Aliens” with the Wildlife Geek @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library
Jun 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Backyard "Aliens" with the Wildlife Geek @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library
Explore the “aliens” in your own backyard with Chuck Alberding, the Wildlife Geek. Learn out-of-this-world facts about animal habits and habitats with some of Chuck’s rescue animal assistants.
Youth Yoga 3:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Enjoy a bit of peace and relaxation in the busy summer with a yoga retreat. No experience needed. Bring your own mat or use one of ours. Parents welcome. Taught by certified yoga instructor. Limited to[...]
Thursday Night Book Club 6:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library
This month’s pick is The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict.
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BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs 9:00 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Anderson Main 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[...]
Open CREATE 10:00 am
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Use equipment, crafting supplies, and more in the Electric City Creative. 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[...]
Solar Weaving 3:30 pm
Solar Weaving @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jun 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Solar Weaving @ Powdersville Branch Library
Join Jennifer Hendrix from Yarn and Y’all and learn how to weave a solar bracelet and learn about the cool ways clothes are being used as solar conductors in the fashion industry. Space is limited;[...]
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Saturday Family Story Time 10:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ Main Library
Jun 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Story Time @ 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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