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.

Aug 31 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Piedmont Branch
Please Call 864.260.4500 x. 121 or email tellyourstory@andersonlibrary.org to make an appointment. Are you a long time Anderson County Resident? Have you seen change and transformation in your community and do you want to talk[...]
Sep 1 @ 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 focus is on Death of Santini by Pat Conroy.
Sep 1 @ 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 The Stolen Ones by Owen Laukkanen
Sep 6 @ 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,[...]
Sep 6 @ 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 Murphey’s Law by Rhys Bowen.
Sep 10 @ 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;[...]
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Main Library
This is the first in a series of workshops presented by the South Carolina Bar Association. Topics to include divorce, custody/visitation, child support, etc.  More details forthcoming.
Sep 13 @ 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,[...]
Sep 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Belton Branch
Reading a popular YA title every month at the Belton Branch. This month’s pick is Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton.
Sep 17 @ 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;[...]
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Main Library
The Anderson County Library launches a new book club which will explore the writings of Anderson native Guy Davenport (1927-2005). Dr. Tom Johnson, librarian emeritus of the South Caroliniana Library at the University of SC[...]
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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 Ragtime by E.L Doctorow.
Sep 19 @ 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.
Sep 20 @ 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,[...]
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
Join us for our refreshing and animated monthly book discussion series. This month we will be discussing Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson.
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Powdersville Branch
This is the first in a series of workshops presented by the South Carolina Bar Association. Topics to include divorce, custody/visitation, child support, etc.  More details forthcoming.
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Main Library
Writing the Mystery Series Back by popular demand! C. Hope Clark returns to lead a Fall Workshop Series for writers Genre novels equate to commercial writing, or writing what the public is willing to buy.[...]
Sep 27 @ 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,[...]
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 @ 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 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 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 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 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 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 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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.
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 @ 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,[...]