Adult Services


Ask a librarian for:

  • Advice on the best source of information, and show you how to use it
  • Help finding articles and other information in our databases, or requesting items through Interlibrary Loan
  • Book recommendations
  • Assistance with eBooks, digital audiobooks, magazines, and more
  • Technical support with library computers
  • Aid in locating a book or borrowing it from another library
  • and much more!

The Reference Department is ready to help you find information for school, business or personal interests. Visit the Reference Desk upstairs at the Main Library, call us at 864-260-4500 x126, or email the Reference Department.

The Library offers a wide array of programs for adults: knitting and crochet, a variety of book clubs, and author and special events. All programs are free and open to the public.

Contact the Adult Programming Librarian at 864-260-4500 ext 121 or by email.

Feb
24
Mon
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States

Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.

CANCELLED Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Feb 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
CANCELLED 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.

Feb
26
Wed
Brown Bag Book Club @ Anderson Main Library
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag Book Club @ Anderson Main Library

Join a lively lunch time book discussion. This month’s pick is An American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

Club meets in the 2nd floor Board Room.

Feb
27
Thu
Strings & Things @ Belton Library
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Strings & Things @ Belton Library

Bring your current project to work on during a monthly drop-in for handcrafters: relax, share ideas, and learn from each other.

All experience levels welcome!

Intermediate Microsoft Word @ Anderson Main Library
Feb 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Intermediate Microsoft Word @ Anderson Main Library

Review the basic skills of Microsoft Word and learn more about how to format text and clip art. Learn how to use the more advanced Word functions. Create numbered and bulleted lists, use tab stops, and create tables.

Completion of MS Word Basics or permission of the instructor is required to take this class. Limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – completion of MS Word Basics.

One session / 2 hour class.

Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Feb 27 @ 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.

Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Library
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Library

This month’s pick is Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate.

Mar
2
Mon
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States

Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.

Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use a Brother sewing machine 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

Mar
3
Tue
Chapters & Chatter Book Club @ Belton Branch Library
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chapters & Chatter Book Club @ Belton Branch Library

This month’s pick is Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman.