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!

Jun
19
Wed
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 19 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

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. Play also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.

Aliens Love Underpants @ Belton Branch Library
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Belton Branch Library

Come to hear the stories Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman and Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot by Margaret McNamara; stay to craft your own alien – with underpants!

Materials provided. Recommended ages: 6-12.

Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

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 also builds early literacy skills that is an important part of your child’s growth and learning.

Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States

Stories, songs, and simple crafts are featured in this weekly story time, encouraging early literacy and cognitive skills in children ages 1-5 years.

Stories! From! Space! @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Stories! From! Space! @ Anderson Main Library

Enjoy a storytime from the International Space Station as a real astronaut reads a science-themed story. Then, explore how we communicate with astronauts on the ISS and use a 2-way radio with the Anderson Radio Club.

Jun
20
Thu
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 20 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library

Ages: 3-5 yrs

Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.

Aliens Love Underpants @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
Jun 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Aliens Love Underpants @ Lander Memorial Branch Library

Come to hear the stories Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman and Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot by Margaret McNamara; stay to craft your own alien – with underpants!

Materials provided. Recommended ages: 6-12.

Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Anderson Main Library

Ages: 3-5 yrs

Listen to selected books and practice a craft in an interactive storytime every Thursday. Help prepare kids for kindergarten with this by honing social skills, increasing vocabulary, and enhancing print awareness.

On the Moon @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library
Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
On the Moon @ Jennie Erwin Branch Library

Explore the moon with NASA Ambassador Ekaterina Michonova. Investigate the moon phases using Oreos experiment with gravity and density, and examine real moon rocks!

Recommended ages: 6-12.

Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library

Enjoy a bit of peace and relaxation in the busy summer with a yoga retreat. No experience needed. Bring your own mat or use one of ours. Parents welcome. Taught by certified yoga instructor. Limited to 18 participants. First-time attendees will need to sign a waiver.

Ages 8-18 welcomed.