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.

 

Aug
27
Tue
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Aug 27 @ 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.

Aug
29
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Aug 29 @ 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.

Sep
5
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 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.

Sep
7
Sat
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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 x.114.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 7 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament @ Anderson Main Library

Who will be the Ultimate survivor?!?! Choose your favorite character and join this double-elimination tournament on the Library’s Nintendo Switch. Open to ages 12+.

Registration required: 864-260-4500 x114, or online at http://smash.gg/tournament/anderson-library-tournament-1

Registration deadline: Sept. 6.

Spectators and cheerleaders welcome – no registration needed.

Sep
10
Tue
Cupcake Wars: Book Edition @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Cupcake Wars: Book Edition @ Anderson Main Library

Use your creativity in a race to decorate the best book-themed cupcake!

Materials provided. Ages 12-18.

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

Sep
12
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 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.

Sep
14
Sat
For Teens Only: Book Tasting @ Powdersville Branch Library
Sep 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For Teens Only: Book Tasting @ Powdersville Branch Library

A monthly creative program for teens at Powdersville Library.

This month: a book tasting! Take a bite out of new books and genres, plus some snacks, and see if you find a new favorite. Plus, school supplies as door prizes.

Sep
16
Mon
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use a Silhouette Cameo 3 vinyl cutter with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.