Meeting Room Reservations

Limited meeting rooms will be available for reservation at the Anderson Main Library beginning Monday, October 5. Rooms can be reserved for 1 hour for a maximum of 3 or 6 people, depending on the room. A 30 minute break is required between each reservation.

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Brown Bag Book Club

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
October's pick is The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides. Meeting is on Zoom. Email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org to join the book club. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Whatcha missed!

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
If you've missed a few Teen prgrams, don't worry. Today we will hit the highlights of each so you can feel confident on your own: Nutella snacks, Hack the Painting, Scarecrow Runaway, and Hairdos. Register for this free teen event, then come ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Virtual Story Time

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a mixture of fun story time activities - virtually! Find virtual programs on the Library's Facebook. ...

Closed for Election 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:
All library locations are closed for Election Day. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Trivia Night: The Classics

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Anime
Event Details:
Can't get enough of the classics? Prove your knowledge of classic literature and the movies based on classic literature with this live-scored trivia game.  Registration is required. Click through to register. First, second, and third ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Indie Author Day

All Day
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors, Special Events
Event Details:
Visit the Library's Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to get acquainted with local authors and their new books, get writing tips, and learn about the valuable resources the Library can offer you as a writer.  ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Virtual Story Time

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a mixture of fun story time activities - virtually! Find virtual programs on the Library's Facebook. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Birds and their Beaks

11:00am - 1:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Educational
Event Details:
Miss Jennifer continues with the FeederWatch program by introducing the different kinds of bird beaks, which you can study by using spoons, macaroni and other household items. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Make a festive greeting card, just in time for the holidays. Pick up your own kit while supplies last at Anderson Main Library or contact us to get it sent to another library location. Choose from color combinations: red and green, blue and purple, o...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Macrame Bracelets

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Learn how to weave a fashionable bracelet for yourself or a gift.  Register for this free teen event, then come by your library to pick up the materials. You will receive a Zoom link after you register.  All teens welcome (a...

Closed for Veterans' 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, Off Site
Description:
All library locations closed for Veterans' Day. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

"This is ME..." Zine Journal

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Educational, Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
A “This is Me” Zine Journal  Zine- small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images, This fun GRAB N GO! mixed media project will let you explore your one-of-a-kindness through creating a zine journal usin...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Project FeederWatch!

10:00am - 6:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children’s Courtyard
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly
Event Details:
Stop by the Children's Courtyard at the Main Library any time today and participate in FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our poster or the Merlin app, write down your findings on our tally sheet, and ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Virtual Story Time

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a mixture of fun story time activities - virtually! Find virtual programs on the Library's Facebook. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Books vs. Movie

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Let's debate the question - Is the book better than the movie or TV series version? Come ready to support your opinion.  Register for this free teen event, then come by your Anderson County library for your snack bag. You will recei...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Allison shares another fun game to play with your child to help develop those pre-writing skills. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Yoga with Ahuvyah

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Educational, Health & Fitness
Event Details:
Come join Ahuvyah for a Wednesday Yoga flow, focused on creating a Happy, Flexible Spine.  Each week you will learn two poses that will build up to a wonderful vinyasa in six weeks.  Downloads will be available explaining the move...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bring Your Own Book Book Club

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Introducing a new kind of book club. Discuss a book that you have read recently and get recommendations from others.  Registration required. Click through to register. ...
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 "Adults" group.

Project FeederWatch!

10:00am - 6:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children’s Courtyard
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly
Event Details:
Stop by the Children's Courtyard at the Main Library any time today and participate in FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our poster or the Merlin app, write down your findings on our tally sheet, and ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Hand Crafts

9:30am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Do you enjoy knitting, crocheting, cross-stitching, or embroidery? Until we can meet safely in person, meet up with us once a month Saturday morning on Zoom. Registration required. Click through to register. ...
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 "Adults" group.

Project FeederWatch!

10:00am - 6:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children’s Courtyard
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly
Event Details:
Stop by the Children's Courtyard at the Main Library any time today and participate in FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our poster or the Merlin app, write down your findings on our tally sheet, and ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Virtual Story Time

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a mixture of fun story time activities - virtually! Find virtual programs on the Library's Facebook. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Educational, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness
Event Details:
Miss Jennifer shows you how to create a veggie-friendly snack shaped like a turkey for your children while they wait for the big meal to be done.  If you prep by cutting the vegetables, they can assemble the veggie turkey. Fun, healthy, mem...

Closed for Thanksgiving

All Day 11/26 - 11/27
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, Off Site
Description:
All library locations closed for Thanksgiving. ...
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 "Adults" group.

Project FeederWatch!

10:00am - 6:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children’s Courtyard
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly
Event Details:
Stop by the Children's Courtyard at the Main Library any time today and participate in FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our poster or the Merlin app, write down your findings on our tally sheet, and ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Virtual Story Time

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a mixture of fun story time activities - virtually! Find virtual programs on the Library's Facebook. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cover to Cover: The Christmas Pearl

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Cover to Cover, Powdersville's book club, will discuss The Christmas Pearl by Dorothea Benton Frank. This book is about a family gathering that goes awry until Gullah Yuletide magic saves the day. The meeting will be held via Zoom. To join the discus...