Children


Come join us for many exciting and fun programs at the Anderson County Library Children’s Department including story time, performances, tours, after school programs, and special guests! Want to find out more about what the Library has for kids? Check out our Children’s Services page!

Jan
25
Sat
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Belton Branch Library
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Belton Branch 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 Dogs Therapy Group.

Limited space, registration required: (864) 260-4500 x158, or belton@andersonlibrary.org.

Ages 6-12 welcomed.

Saturday Family Storytime @ Main Library
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday Family Storytime @ 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.

Jan
27
Mon
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Storytime @ 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.

Jan
28
Tue
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jan 28 @ 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 more. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.

Family Storytime @ Pendleton Branch
Jan 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ 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 Storytime @ Iva Branch
Jan 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime @ 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 @ Main Library
Jan 28 @ 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. Each class concludes with a short social playtime.

LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States

We bring the bricks, you bring your imagination. And if you can imagine a lot, no telling what you will build! Bring a friend and meet new ones.

TriWizard Scavenger Hunt @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
TriWizard Scavenger Hunt @ Anderson Main Library

Use your knowledge of the magical world of Harry Potter to solve a series of clues. Like the champions in the TriWizard Tournament, compete for the honor of completing each challenge!

Recommended ages: 6-12 years.

SciGirls Coding Workshop @ Anderson Main Library
Jan 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
SciGirls Coding Workshop @ Anderson Main Library

In this 8-week program, learn hands-on computer science. Work with an engineer and learn about the powerful influence technology will continue to have on our everyday lives!

For students ages 9-14.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.

This program is in partnership with CommunityCode, Inc.