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 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Help us celebrate National Popcorn Day with the movie Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (PG) and some popcorn! Free, all ages welcome.
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jan 23 @ 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!
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Want to learn how to make animals out of paper? Join us for Box Art – creating unique artwork out of paper!
Jan 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5
Jan 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jan 24 @ 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.[...]
Jan 24 @ 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.
Jan 25 @ 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[...]
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Jennie Erwin Branch
Ages 1-5
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jan 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jan 26 @ 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[...]
Jan 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Main Library
Designed for preschool children with special needs and their families. Enjoy stories and musical activities in the Children’s Meeting Room at the Main Library. Registration is appreciated, but not required. Call 260-4500 x158 for information[...]
Jan 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Main Library
Join us at the library for some frosty fun…creating winter crafts! Along with crafts, we will have “arctic” activities that are sure to warm you up! * Please note that some crafts may include paint so[...]
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jan 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Come make connections at the library with Snap Circuits!
Jan 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jan 31 @ 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.[...]
Feb 1 @ 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[...]
Feb 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Feb 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Feb 2 @ 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[...]
Feb 4 all-day Main Library
Come celebrate with us on Take Your Child to the Library Day! Design your own bookmarks, participate in the bookmark contest, build with Legos, and play with our newly available pre-loaded Launchpads.  
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Feb 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Feb 7 @ 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.[...]
Feb 7 @ 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[...]
Feb 8 @ 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[...]
Feb 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Jennie Erwin Branch
Ages 1-5