Adults


The Library offers a wide array of programs for adults: knitting and crochet, a variety of book clubs, and author and special events. All programs are free and open to the public.
Contact the Adult Programming Librarian at 864-260-4500 ext 121 or by email.

Nov
20
Wed
Brown Bag Book Club @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 20 @ 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 Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Club meets in the second floor Board Room.

Preserving Your Treasures @ Powdersville Branch Library
Nov 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Preserving Your Treasures @ Powdersville Branch Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Learn common preservation problems and tips and tricks to safeguard your treasures. Topics will cover books, photographs, videos and film, and important documents.

Registration required: 864-260-4500, x 130 or  scroom@andersonlibrary.org.

Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Nov 20 @ 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.

November’s pick is The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien.

Nov
21
Thu
In Stitches @ Powdersville Branch Library
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
In Stitches @ Powdersville Branch Library

Every third Thursday, bring your crochet or knitting project and enjoy conversation while crafting. An expert will be available for assistance and all skill-levels welcome.

Beginners should bring a size H or I crochet hook or size 8 knitting needles.

Call 864-295-1190 or email powdersville@andersonlibrary.org for more info.

Book Folding @ Belton Branch Library
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Book Folding @ Belton Branch Library

Fold a book into a unique work of art. In this session, craft an Advent calendar complete with daily inserts. Materials provided.

Registration required: call 864-338-8330 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.

Curious Crafters @ Belton Branch Library
Nov 21 @ 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.

iPad Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
iPad Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use your tablet for research, productivity, and entertainment. See how your table can enrich your Anderson County Library user experience. Please bring your Apple ID and Password to class.

Class limited to 12 participants.

Registration required: (864) 260-4500 x126, or email reference@andersonlibrary.org

Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 21 @ 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.

Brush Tips @ Pendleton Branch Library
Nov 21 @ 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.

Nov
23
Sat
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Nov 23 @ 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.