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BARK: Read to Therapy Dogs

9:45am - 12:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Summer Reading
Event Details:
Children ages 6-12 can practice building reading skills and confidence by reading a book of their choice to a registered therapy dog from SC Dog Therapy Group. Registration opens Saturday, May 28. Register for a 15 minute session by calling (864) ...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Room: Open Hours

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Movies, Games & Anime, Summer Reading, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
It's open play in the Gambrell Teen Room! Play air hockey, ping pong, pool or foosball, begin an art project, browse the board games or video games to play, and so much more. All teens welcome (ages 12 -18).  ...

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Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Friday Flicks

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Pendleton Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children’s Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Grab some popcorn, a bag of props, and interact with a weekly afternoon movie at the library. Movie picks will be voted on starting the week before. This week's selection: sing along to In the Heights (2021, PG-13), directed by Jon M. Chu,...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Saturday Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Saturday storytime is back! Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages birth to 5 years old. Due to social distancing, registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please co...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Handcrafts Meetup

10:30am - 12:30pm
Jennie Erwin (Honea Path) Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Jennie Erwin (Honea Path) Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Enjoy a Saturday morning crafting meetup at the Honea Path Library. All skills or crafts welcome. Registration is not required but by registering you will automatically receive an email reminder. ...

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Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

Closed for Independence Day

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
Anderson Main Library, Belton Library, Iva Library, Jennie Erwin (Honea Path) Library, Lander Memorial Library, Pendleton Library, Piedmont Library, Powdersville Library, Westside Community Center Library
Description:
The Anderson County Library System is closed for Independence Day. ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime: Summer Fun

9:15am - 10:00am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime, Summer Reading
Event Details:
Preschool storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please c...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Lander Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Lander Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Enjoy songs, stories, and rhymes perfect for practicing early literacy skills. For ages birth to 5 years old and their caregivers. ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime: Summer Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime, Summer Reading
Event Details:
Preschool storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please c...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30pm
Pendleton Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children’s Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages birth to 5 years old. Registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. Phone or in-person registration is open one week before the event. Please register each ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

4th of July Mini Golf

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens, Teens, All Ages
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, Movies, Games & Anime, Special Events, Summer Reading
Event Details:
Mini golf is taking over the library! Have fun with the whole family with this Oceans of Possibilities-themed mini golf course spread throughout the Children's Area. Call 260-4500 x158 to schedule a tee time between 12-5pm for this special week-of...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Electric City Creative Open Create

1:00pm - 7:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Electric City Creative
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Come in and see some of the offerings of the Anderson County Library System's new Electric City Creative, our newly renovated makerspace! Not sure what a makerspace is? Come in and check out our creative offerings including: Cricut Maker 3, heat pres...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chapters & Chatter Book Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belton Library
Library Branch: Belton Library
Room: Friends of the Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Join us for this one that will keep you guessing until the very end!  From the moment Lucy met her husband's mother, Diana, she was kept at arm's length. Diana was exquisitely polite, and properly friendly, but Lucy knew that she was not what...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

LEGO Club

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Lander Memorial Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Lander Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Play and learn with LEGOs at the Library! Attendees are asked to please follow social distancing guidelines and remain at their table during the program.      ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Chess Club - Cancelled due to Holiday

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Chess will return Tuesday July 19th, 5-6:30.   Whether you are new to chess or looking to add more finesse to your chess moves, this is the place for you. Vincent will teach various strategies that can lead to a checkmate. Held 1st and ...

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Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Finding Nemo: Interactive Movie

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room BC
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens, Adults
Program Type: Family Friendly
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 89
Event Details:
Come have fun with your family at the library with a new way to enjoy the classic favorite Finding Nemo!  You will be given a simple script of actions to do during certain parts of the film.  For example: When Marlin and Dory are h...

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Toddler Storytime: Summer Fun

9:15am - 10:00am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Toddler storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! Hear new and classic books and stories followed by interactive play great for practicing early literacy skills perfect for children ages 18 months to 3 years old. Registration is limited to ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Toddler Storytime: Summer Fun

10:30am - 11:00am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Toddler storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! Hear new and classic books and stories followed by interactive play great for practicing early literacy skills perfect for children ages 18 months to 3 years old. Registration is limited to ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Powdersville Library
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Cely Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages birth to 5 years old! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and participate with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

4th of July Mini Golf

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens, Teens, All Ages
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, Movies, Games & Anime, Special Events, Summer Reading
Event Details:
Mini golf is taking over the library! Have fun with the whole family with this Oceans of Possibilities-themed mini golf course spread throughout the Children's Area. Call 260-4500 x158 to schedule a tee time between 12-5pm for this special week-of...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Electric City Creative Open Create

1:00pm - 7:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Electric City Creative
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Come in and see some of the offerings of the Anderson County Library System's new Electric City Creative, our newly renovated makerspace! Not sure what a makerspace is? Come in and check out our creative offerings including: Cricut Maker 3, heat pres...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Zine Scene

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Electric City Creative Classroom
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Calling all Teens! It's Zine 101 - learn about creating your own zine with art, words, and mixed media. Check out the new Zine Library and how you can add your zines to the library. ...

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Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Scrappy Hour

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Electric City Creative Classroom
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Join us for our monthly all things paper crafting get together! Resident scrapbooker Jean will be on hand to walk you through this month's scrapbook spread theme, Sports! Attendees are free to bring their own scrapbook, card making, or other paper...

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Photography

Pictures may be taken during this program for the library’s publicity purposes in the library’s print, digital, or social media outlets. If you would prefer you or your family member’s picture to not be taken, please speak with library staff at the beginning of the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mouse Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Practice mouse skills and learn how to click, double-click, click and drag and scroll in this training class for beginners. No previous computer experience needed.  Follow-up and register for Keyboard Basics, Computer Basics, Internet Basic...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. Please contact the library if you have any concerns about accessibility or need to inquire about specific accommodations.