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!

Apr
23
Tue
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Apr 23 @ 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 Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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 Story Time @ Iva Branch
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Story Time @ 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
Apr 23 @ 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.

LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LEGO® Club @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States

We bring the bricks, you bring your imagination. And if you can imagine a lot, no telling what you will build! Bring a friend and meet new ones.

Apr
24
Wed
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Apr 24 @ 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
Apr 24 @ 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
Apr 24 @ 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.

Apr
25
Thu
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

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 kindergarten by honing their social skills, increasing their vocabulary and print awareness, and overall preparing them for going to school. If your child enjoys arts and crafts, this story time is the one to attend!

Apr
27
Sat
Touch-a-Truck @ Anderson Civic Center
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Touch-a-Truck @ Anderson Civic Center

Explore the Bookmobile at the 4th Annual Touch-a-Truck presented by the Junior League of Anderson County! Fire trucks, law enforcement vehicles, construction equipment, and agricultural machinery will also be open to explore, climb on and touch. Plus, meet the men and women who build, protect, and serve Anderson County. Special appearances by Thomas the Train, Sparky the Fire Dog, Disney Princesses, and the AnMed Life Flight helicopter and crew. Ear plugs available at the gate for children with sensory processing challenges.

Event admission: $5, kids under 2 free.

The Blood Connection’s Bloodmobile will also be on site to take donations from 10:30am to 2:30pm.