Teens


The Gambrell Teen Room and Electric City Creative – a makerspace for tweens, teens and adults – are located on the 2nd floor of the Anderson Main Library.

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

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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.

 

Nov
21
Thu
Book Folding @ Belton Branch Library
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Book Folding @ Belton Branch Library

Fold a book into a unique work of art. In this session, craft an Advent calendar complete with daily inserts. Materials provided.

Registration required: call 864-338-8330 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.

Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

Nov
26
Tue
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 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.

Dec
5
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 5 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

Dec
7
Sat
Story Lines Author and Small Press Fair @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Story Lines Author and Small Press Fair @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

2nd Annual Story Lines Author and Small Press Fair featuring authors, book-related crafters/artists, and small presses.

Meet local authors, book crafters, and representatives from small presses and purchase books and other items.

Event is free and open to the public. Authors and other vendors must apply to be part of this annual event. Deadline: November 1, 2019.

Dec
10
Tue
Create-A-Gift @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Create-A-Gift @ Anderson Main Library

Need ideas this holiday season? DIY the perfect gift at the library: make a marble mug, ink to wood transfer project, and more!

Materials provided. Ages 12-18.

Registration required: call (864)260-4500 ext. 126 or e-mail teens@andersonlibrary.org.

Dec
12
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Dec 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.