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Ghost Stories with Tally Johnson

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Authors, Special Events
Event Details:
Author and storyteller Tally Johnson will tell spooky ghost stories to chill your bones. Register on Zoom or watch on Facebook live.   Mr. Johnson is a graduate of Spartanburg Methodist College and Wofford College with degrees in histor...
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:
Join us for Brown Bag Book Club! This month we'll be discussing Wild Fire by Nelson DeMille. Copies of the book are available for pick up from the Anderson Main Library location. We are currently meeting virtually via Zoom. Contact adultprograms@a...
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:
Join us for a lively virtual discussion of Nelson DeMille's "Wild Fire." For a Zoom link email Sara at sleady@andersonlibrary.org or adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org. Books are available for pick at the Anderson Main Library circulation desk. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chuck Fleming Memorial Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pendleton Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Leigh Ann Carter Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
The Chuck Fleming Memorial Book Club, Pendleton's Thursday night book group, meets on the 4th Thursday of every month. Join us to discuss this month's selection: The Woman in the Window, by A.J. Finn. ...

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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.

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

DiNovember

All Day
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Family Friendly
Event Details:
Things are getting a little Jurassic in November! Celebrate Dinovember with a create-your-own dinosaur mask craft, scavenger hunt, and a Pasta Fossils grab & go activity kit available at all libraries. Additionally, at the Anderson Main Library c...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors, Educational
Event Details:
John Harris is the author of the starred reviewed The Last Slave Ships, a stunning behind the curtain look into the last years of the illegal transatlantic slave trade in the United States. John Harris, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of History a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Care and Handling of Photographs

10:00am - 11:00am
Anderson Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational, History & Genealogy, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Event Details:
Wedding photos, family vacations, or photos handed down the generations: your photographs are treasured memories, so learn to keep and preserve them. In this hour class, learn the best and worst techniques in handling and storing photographs. This...

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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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cover to Cover Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Cover to Cover Book Club meets the first Thursday of each month at Powdersville Library. This month we will discuss The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd. Ask for a copy at the Reference Desk.  This meeting is virtual. Email powders...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Learn helpul hints for searching Ancestry Library Edition. Make the most of your genealogy research by using tips and hits,for example narrowing your search and using a wildcard. We'll share the reason less is sometimes more! ...

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
Description:
All libraries are closed for Veterans Day. ...
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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pageturners Book Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Join the monthly book discussion! The Pageturners meet every 2nd Sunday at 3pm. Hybrid meeting: meet in-person at the Anderson Main Library or virtually via Zoom. This month's book pick is Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Copies available a...

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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.

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:
Join us for a lively virtual discussion of Christy Lefteri's "The Beekeeper of Aleppo." For a Zoom link email Sara at sleady@andersonlibrary.org or adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org. Books are available for pick at the Anderson Main Library circul...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

How to Self-Publish Your Book

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational, Technology
Event Details:
Registration required through Zoom. After your book is proofread and edited you may be looking for a place to publish it. Get an overview of how to self-publish your book using Amazon. We will also touch on other self-publishing companies. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make a No-Sew Blanket to Donate!

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Educational, Family Friendly
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Learn to make a no-sew or knotted blanket, and then drop it off in the Children's Department at the Main Library to support Project Linus. We'll provide all supplies needed. Register to receive the Zoom link, then visit the library to pick up the ...
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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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.

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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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.

Closed for Thanksgiving

All Day 11/25 - 11/26
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 libraries are closed for Thanksgiving holiday. ...
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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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.

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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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.

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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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.

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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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.

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

All Day
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Reading Area and participate in Cornell Bird Lab's Project FeederWatch! If you see any birds at the bird feeders, identify them with our aids or the Merlin app, and write down your findings. ...

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.

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:
Join us for a lively virtual discussion of Abbi Waxman's "The Booksih Life of Nina Hill." For a Zoom link email Sara at sleady@andersonlibrary.org or adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org. Books are available for pick at the Anderson Main Library circ...