Teens


The redesigned Gambrell Teen Room and the new Electric City Creative – a makerspace for tweens, teens and adults – will be reopening soon at the Anderson Main Library on the 2nd floor.

Check the calendar below for monthly and special programs for teens, including anime club, makerspace programs, tech days, and gaming.

Want to be more involved? Fill out an application to join TAG – the Teen Advisory Group – and share your ideas about activities, books, and more.

 

Feb
18
Mon
President’s Day: All libraries closed @ All Library Locations
Feb 18 all-day
Feb
26
Tue
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Feb 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Vote for the anime/manga you want to watch, enjoy snacks and conversation with fellow fans, and more! Anime will be rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens 12-18 years old or 7th-12th graders.

Mar
12
Tue
Teen Make n’ Take : DIY Terrariums @ Anderson Main Library
Mar 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Teen Make n' Take : DIY Terrariums @ Anderson Main Library

Design a unique terrarium and learn how to take care of your plant! Materials provided. Registration Required. Limited spots available. Call (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or stop by the Reference Desk to register.
Registration opens February 26th.

Ages 12-18

Mar
26
Tue
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Mar 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Vote for the anime/manga you want to watch, enjoy snacks and conversation with fellow fans, and more! Anime will be rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens 12-18 years old or 7th-12th graders.

Apr
9
Tue
3D Pen Blackout Poetry @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
3D Pen Blackout Poetry @ Anderson Main Library

Celebrate National Poetry Month with 3D technology!

Decide which words matter: use 3Doodler pens to create unique blackout poetry.

Ages 12-18

Apr
23
Tue
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Vote for the anime/manga you want to watch, enjoy snacks and conversation with fellow fans, and more! Anime will be rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens 12-18 years old or 7th-12th graders.

Apr
29
Mon
Poetry Contest Reception @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Poetry Contest Reception @ Anderson Main Library

Winners of the 6th Annual Anderson County Poetry Contest announced!  Poets, families, and friends invited to read submitted poem or other favorite poems. Pre-ordered books will be available for pickup. Light refreshments served.

May
4
Sat
Shoot for the Stars @ Anderson Main Library
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Shoot for the Stars @ Anderson Main Library

May the 4th Be With You!

Star Wars games, crafts, and music…Oh the Music!

Travel to the library at light speed … Join the force for fun.