Teens


Teens eReading RoomThe Anderson County Library offers a wide array of free programs and resources for teens at the Main Library’s Gambrell Teen Center: open gaming, hot new films, book club, hands-on tech, and more.

The Gambrell Teen Center is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 8pm for ages 12 to 18.

Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Mellow out with some coloring. You can choose designs from our weekly theme, or color whatever you want.  We have tons of different options – something for every moment and mood.
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
What kind of world do you want to live in?  Now is your chance to create it—any way you want!  You can design your own landscapes, place names, maps, currency, residents, logos, foods, histories, and[...]
Jul 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Come check out our awesome Xbox One and PS4 gaming systems! We also have a variety of card games and board games available – so, you can play the day away YOUR way.
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Belton Branch
Join Action Lab comic creator and writer, Kyle Puttkammer and learn about the comic process and how to create and write your own comics! Kyle will also be available for signing and handing out an[...]
Jul 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Powdersville Branch
Join Action Lab comic creator and writer, Kyle Puttkammer and learn about the comic process and how to create and write your own comics! Kyle will also be available for signing and handing out an[...]
Jul 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Main Library
Join Action Lab comic creator and writer, Kyle Puttkammer and learn about the comic process and how to create and write your own comics! Kyle will also be available for signing and handing out an[...]
Jul 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm Main Library
Jennifer Morrison, Ginnifer Goodwin and Robert Carlyle star in this fantastical series that follows the travails of a young woman who is drawn to a small Maine town and discovers that it’s filled with the[...]
Jul 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Belton Branch
Celebrate the next installment of Harry Potter by going back to Year One. We’ll be showing Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (rated PG) along with various Harry Potter-themed crafts and art projects. We’ll have[...]
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Main Library
This month’s comic is New Suicide Squad: Pure Insanity, vol. 1 by Sean Ryan. The First Monday of every month we will be discussing a new graphic novel as well as sharing any favorites we have[...]
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Main Library
It’s the 2nd Electric City ComiCon at the Anderson County Library! This year’s theme is “Literacy Through The Fantastic.” The day’s events include Q&As with authors and graphic novelists, book signings, a cosplay contest, gaming,[...]
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Belton Branch
Reading a popular YA title every month at the Belton Branch. This month’s pick is The Fobidden Wish by Jessica Khoury. Jessica Khoury will be at the Electric City ComiCon on Saturday, August 6th, Main Library.