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.

Apr
22
Mon
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 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 / 2 hour class.

Foster Care 101 @ Pendleton Branch Library
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Foster Care 101 @ Pendleton Branch Library

Curious about fostering? Join us and the South Carolina Youth Advocate Program to learn more about the foster care program and how you can get involved!

Apr
23
Tue
Using Digital Collections: Directories, Maps, and Newspapers @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Using Digital Collections: Directories, Maps, and Newspapers @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Have you ever wanted to find where old businesses, railways and your ancestors were? Join us for an overview of online city directories, online maps and digital newspapers for South Carolina.

Class Requirements: Have a valid e-mail address as well as basic internet and computer skills

To register: Send an e-mail to scroom@andersonlibrary.org or call 864-260-4500, ext. 130

Enrollment is limited to 10 participants.

Apr
24
Wed
Beginning Crochet @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Beginning Crochet @ Anderson Main Library

Have you ever wanted to learn to crochet? Start a basic project in a casual setting with materials provided.

Call 864-260-4500, ext 126 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org to register.
Health Care Power of Attorney Info Session @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Health Care Power of Attorney Info Session @ Anderson Main Library

What if you were to become unable to make your own medical decisions?

Find out how to name a trusted individual to advocate for your health care wishes from an AnMed Health representative.

Apr
25
Thu
Cancelled: Adobe Creative Cloud Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cancelled: Adobe Creative Cloud Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use Adobe Creative Cloud software to edit your photos, videos and more with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Classes limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+.

Registration Required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.

Foster Care 101 @ Powdersville Branch Library
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Foster Care 101 @ Powdersville Branch Library

Curious about fostering? Join us and the South Carolina Youth Advocate Program to learn more about the foster care program and how you can get involved!

Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library

This month’s pick is The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah.

Apr
27
Sat
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
Apr 27 @ 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.

Apr
28
Sun
Kathryn Smith: The Fabulous Life of Gertrude Sanford Legendre @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kathryn Smith: The Fabulous Life of Gertrude Sanford Legendre @ Anderson Main Library

Author Kathryn Smith will speak at the Friends of the Anderson County Library Annual Meeting on her newest research and book topic: the fabulous life of Gertrude Sanford Legendre. This event is free and open to everyone.

Gertrude Sanford Legendre was a New York rich girl and debutante, equestrienne and big-game hunter, flapper and party-goer, explorer and naturalist, society bride and socialite, South Carolina plantation owner and hostess, World War II spy and German prisoner of war, philanthropist and grande dame of Charleston society and, finally, a conservationist. Join Kathryn Smith for an illustrated presentation and hear about Smith’s upcoming work.