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!

Aug
24
Sat
BARK! Read to Therapy Dogs @ Belton Branch Library
Aug 24 @ 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
Aug 24 @ 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.

Aug
26
Mon
Family Storytime @ Lander Memorial Branch
Aug 26 @ 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.

Aug
27
Tue
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Aug 27 @ 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
Aug 27 @ 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
Aug 27 @ 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
Aug 27 @ 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.

Blogging for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Blogging for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library

In this 6-week workshop learn how to create a blog, develop powerful content, and publish your voice to the world!

Registration required: childrens@andersonlibrary.org, or 864-260-4500 x158  Ages 8-14.

Aug
28
Wed
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Aug 28 @ 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.

Books and Babies @ Main Library
Aug 28 @ 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.