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!

Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 27 @ 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!
Nov 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Combine creativity and technology with Snap Circuits!
Nov 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5
Nov 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 28 @ 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.[...]
Nov 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Powdersville Branch
We bring the Legos, you bring your imagination. And if you can imagine a lot, no telling what you will build! Bring a friend and meet new ones.
Nov 29 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am Main Library
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby.[...]
Nov 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play[...]
Nov 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 30 @ 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[...]
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Dec 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Come create great tasting, nutritional smoothies to build the immune system and warm the heart during these winter months! Registration required. Call (864) 260-4500, ext. 158 or come by the Children’s Department at the Main[...]
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Dec 5 @ 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.[...]
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Join us for bedtime stories in your favorite PJ’s! Feel free to bring a blanket or pillow from home to help your little ones feel comfortable while hearing some great stories at this nighttime story[...]
Dec 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Main Library
Come to the Main Library for a free 15-minute developmental screening for your child 5 1/2 or younger! Help Me Grow SC staff will be available. No appointment needed. Parent or legal guardian must be[...]
Dec 6 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am Main Library
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby.[...]
Dec 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play[...]
Dec 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Dec 7 @ 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[...]
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Powdersville Branch
In anticipation of the December 15 release of Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, we’re showing Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Catch up on the intergalactic saga while drinking Yoda Soda and eating Light[...]
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Dec 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Come make delicious, healthy smoothies to build the immune system and warm the heart during these winter months! Registration required. Call (864) 260-4500, ext. 158 or come by the Children’s Department at the Main Library.
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Dec 12 @ 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.[...]
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Main Library
Join Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick for fun, seasonal stories and pictures! Be sure to bring a camera for a FREE photo op with Santa! Due to time constraints, not all attendees are guaranteed a photo[...]