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!

Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 0-18 months We read stories, sing songs and perform fingerplays. We implement play, to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between parent and child. Play also builds early literacy skills that[...]
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 3-5 At this interactive story time, children and their caregivers will listen to some great books, practice their singing skills, and create unique crafts each week. This story time will help prepare preschoolers for[...]
Sep 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Main Library
Story Time on the Spectrum is an educational and interactive program designed for families with people with autism, sensory challenges, or other special needs. It will feature dim lighting, flexible start/end time, and stories, songs,[...]
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Ages 10-12
Oct 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
Spooky themes and creepy critters for the month of October.  For ages 1-5.
Oct 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
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.[...]
Oct 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Agricultural Museum of South Carolina
The Anderson County Library and the Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina are teaming up to present Growing Readers at the Agricultural Museum. This interactive program for K4-3rd grade features songs and story books[...]
Oct 4 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Powdersville Branch
We’ll read the beginning of a book. You’ll get to make up your own ending. After you’re finished, we’ll tell you more about the book and others like it. For grades 4-8.
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Main Library
Drop in for this coloring program in the Children’s Department where the whole family can color together. Relax, enjoy, and be creative! No skill needed! We supply everything you need but feel free to bring[...]
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 0-18 months We read stories, sing songs and perform fingerplays. We implement play, to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between parent and child. Play also builds early literacy skills that[...]
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 3-5 At this interactive story time, children and their caregivers will listen to some great books, practice their singing skills, and create unique crafts each week. This story time will help prepare preschoolers for[...]
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Piedmont Branch
Ages 1-5
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powdersville Branch
We’ll read a story in English and read it again in Spanish.  Afterwards, we’ll show you how to make a terrific craft!
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Ages 10-12 Join us in celebrating Star Wars Reads Day with a special origami project! We’ll be making origami Yoda finger puppets from Tom Angleberger’s book The Strange Case of Origami Yoda as well as other Star Wars[...]
Oct 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5
Oct 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
Spooky themes and creepy critters for the month of October.  For ages 1-5.
Oct 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
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.[...]
Oct 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Powdersville Branch
We’ll bring the Legos. You bring your imagination. And everyone will be amazed at what you create.
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 0-18 months We read stories, sing songs and perform fingerplays. We implement play, to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between parent and child. Play also builds early literacy skills that[...]
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Jennie Erwin Branch
Ages 1-5
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Belton Branch
Build with our Legos and your imagination! Ages 5-12.
Oct 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 3-5 At this interactive story time, children and their caregivers will listen to some great books, practice their singing skills, and create unique crafts each week. This story time will help prepare preschoolers for[...]