Adults


The Library offers a wide array of programs for adults: knitting and crochet, a variety of book clubs, yoga, adult coloring, 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.

Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Main Library
Want to join a book club, but can’t make it in the evening? The Brown Bag Book Club meets every 4th Wednesday at noon to discuss new and popular books. Bring your lunch and chat[...]
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Main Library
Join us for the opening of a month long celebration of Edgar Allan Poe at the Anderson County Library. Then mark your calendar to join us as we celebrate the life and works of Edgar[...]
Oct 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Main Library
Join a registered yoga teacher at the library for a class that will have you moving, stretching and breathing as you prepare for the rest of your day. Bring a mat if you have one,[...]
Oct 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
Join us the first Tuesday of every month at the Belton branch as we discuss popular fiction titles. This month’s book pick is The Astronaut’s Wives Club by Lilly Koppel. This is a part of a[...]
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
The Powdersville Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month to discuss a range of fiction and nonfiction titles. This month’s title is The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins.
Oct 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Main Library
Join us as we celebrate the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe throughout October. Tonight we will be screening Vincent Price’s The Pit and the Pendulum (1961)
Oct 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
Join this lively book discussion. This group meets at the Lander Memorial Branch in Williamston on the first Thursday of each month, 6:30pm. This month we will be discussing Tending Roses by Lisa Wingate.
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee and munchies while chatting and getting ideas for new things to knit or crochet. New knitters and crocheters welcome; please bring your own yarn and needles. Free;[...]
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Main Library
This is the second in a series of three workshops presented by the South Carolina Bar. Topics include wills, estates and probate. More details forthcoming.
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Carolina Bauernhaus
Join us as we continue our month long celebration of the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe. Give your own Poe-inspired reading, performance, or song! Ages 21+up or with a parent/guardian.
Oct 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Main Library
Join a registered yoga teacher at the library for a class that will have you moving, stretching and breathing as you prepare for the rest of your day. Bring a mat if you have one,[...]
Oct 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Belton Branch
Reading a popular YA title every month at the Belton Branch. This month we are joining the Anderson County Library in a month long celebration of Edgar Alan Poe. We will be discussing The Fall by[...]
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Pendleton Branch
Join the Anderson County Library in a month long celebration of the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe. We will be screening The Fall of the House of Usher (1956), starring Marshall Thompson and Tom Tryon.
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee and munchies while chatting and getting ideas for new things to knit or crochet. New knitters and crocheters welcome; please bring your own yarn and needles. Free;[...]
Oct 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Main Library
Join the Page Turners’ Book Club for lively conversation, meeting every third Sunday at 3pm at the Main Library. This month’s book pick is the Collected Short Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe. The works[...]
Oct 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Main Library
Hosted by the Friends of the Anderson County Library in cooperation with Anderson University, the 12th Annual Starburst Storytellers’ Festival celebrates Edgar Allan Poe with a performance by Allan Wolf. A co-founder of the National[...]
Oct 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Belton Branch
Join us as we celebrate the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe for an adult coloring hour. Supplies provided.
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Bring your family and friends for a relaxing night of coloring for adults. Relaxing music, coloring supplies, and treats will be provided.
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
The Starburst Storytellers’ Festival continues with a performance by Adam Booth, four-time winner of the West Virginia Liars’ Contest.
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Main Library
Join a registered yoga teacher at the library for a class that will have you moving, stretching and breathing as you prepare for the rest of your day. Bring a mat if you have one,[...]
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Members of the Clemson Area Storytellers’ Guild perform on the second night of Starburst: Charlee Duvall, Lisa Eister, Lynn Garner, and Donna Tillman. The evening’s emcee is Judy Sheeley.
Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Bobbie Pell, “The Moonstone Minstrel,” celebrates Poe with her tales of Celtic and Appalachia folklore on the third night of the Festival.
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Viva il Vino
Join us as we celebrate the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe at Viva il Vino in Pendleton. This event includes a poetry recitation, discussion, and a paperback book swap. 18+only. Light hors d’oeuvres[...]
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Viva! il Vino Pendleton
Join us in Pendleton in Viva! il Vino’s private event room as we discuss the original American gothic: Edgar Allan Poe. Wine and light hors d’oeuvres provided, additional wine bar purchases available.  This event will[...]
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
The Starburst Festival comes to its close with festival favorite Tim Lowry…mixing Poe with Abraham Lincoln (he says!).
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Belton Branch
Join us as we continue our month long celebration of the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe. We will be screening The Masque of the Red Death (1964) starring Vincent Price.
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Powdersville Branch
This is the second in a series of three workshops presented by the South Carolina Bar. Topics include wills, estates and probate. More details forthcoming.
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Main Library
Too Shy to Write Join us for Hope’s final workshop in our fall series. This one is just in time for National Novel Writer’s Month, also known as NaNoWriMo.  Most writers are introverts and struggle[...]
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Main Library
Join a registered yoga teacher at the library for a class that will have you moving, stretching and breathing as you prepare for the rest of your day. Bring a mat if you have one,[...]
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
Join us as we continue our celebration of the life of Edgar Allan Poe. We will be screening The Raven (1963), starring Vincent Price.