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Craft Movie Night: Gremlins and 3D Snowmen!

5:30pm - 7:30pm
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, Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join us for another night of crafting and a movie! This time we'll be showing the dark classic 80s holiday movie, Gremlins! We'll be building 3D snowmen while snacking on cozy treats and sipping hot cocoa. We'll make sure to keep the cocoa away from ...

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Food Allergies

This program includes food that may contain or come into contact with nuts, soy, or other allergens. Please contact the library with any concerns.

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.

Speed Friending

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Powdersville Library
Registration Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Cely Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Looking to make some new friends iin the area? Check oiut Speed Friending. Youi'll strike up a conversation with a new person every few minutes. What comes next is up to you. Pre-registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Scrappy Hour: Winter Wonderland Spread

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: 10
Event Details:
Join us for our monthly all things paper crafting get together! This December we'll be looking at embossing, blending distress ink, and stamping to make a beautiful winter wonderland themed spread! Not interested in doing a scrapbook spread? Make a b...

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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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Zine Scene Special Editon!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
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: 13
Event Details:
For December it's Open Studio! Choose from every tool and material we have available in the Maker Space and make your own edition of zines! Learn about creating your own zine with art, words, and mixed media. Check out the new Zine Library and ...

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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.

Page Turners Book Club

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room ABC
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Join the monthly book discussion! The Pageturners meet every 2nd Sunday at 3pm. For this meeting, members can share their favorite books of the year. ...

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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.

Powdersville Knitting Circle

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Powdersville Library
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Whether you're a beginner or have had years of experience, the Powdersville Knitting Circle is the place to work with yarn. The group meets every second and fourth Monday of each month. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Learn to Play Card Games

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Belton Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Belton Library
Room: Friends of the Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Shuffle the deck and get ready to deal! Learn to play a variety of card games ranging from beginner to advanced in this monthly game meetup. Registration suggested. ...

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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.

Board Game Night with Empire Games

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Electric City Creative
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Love board games but don't always have someone to play with? Join us for our new board game night, in partnership with Empire Games! Empire staff will be on-site to demo board games, play through games, and talk board gaming. This month, we will b...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogy Research Lab

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Connect and exchange ideas with fellow researchers and the library's genealogy specialist. We will also be looking at the "Resource of the Day!" This session's resource is the Anderson County Heritage book. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MacBook Air 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: 10
Event Details:
Get acquainted with the MacBook Air desktop and system preferences to improve your efficiency. Learn how the Dock works and take a look at apps that help increase your Mac productivity.  Please bring your Apple account ID and Password an...

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

Folded Book Trees Craft

2:00pm - 3:00pm
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: 4
Event Details:
Upcycle an old book to make and decorate an evergreen tree, perfect for winter decorating.  ...

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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 "Adults" group.

Curious Crafters

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Belton Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Belton Library
Room: Friends of the Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Come join us for a fun and relaxing craft time and create this 2023 desk calendar that also holds a sticky note pad. ...

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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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Art Journaling Playdate

10:00am - 11:30am
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: 9
Event Details:
Join us for an Art Journaling Playdate! Come work on your art journal (or journal of other sort) with other creatives using the Electric City Creative Makerspace supplies. Enjoy a fun and laidback atmosphere and get some art-ing done in our new creat...

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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.

Spinning Yarns

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:
Drop in, work on your project, and chat with other crafters. Spinning Yarns is a casual monthly meetup at the Honea Path Library for knitters, crocheters, and other crafters. Instruction for individual crafts will not be available. Registration is...

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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.

Brews & Books Book Club

7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Kick back, have a brew or two and talk books the 3rd Wednesday of each month at Carolina Bauernhaus with hosts Shane Sisi, head brewers wife and Annie Sutton, Anderson County Librarian. Popular fiction of all genres will be explored. Recommend a favo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Strings & Things

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Belton Library
Library Branch: Belton Library
Room: Friends of the Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Bring your favorite craft and work in a comfortable and friendly environment with fellow crafters. Who knows, you may learn something new! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Brown Bag Book Club

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Electric City Creative
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Join us for a lively discussion of Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty. Copies of the title are available for check out from the circulation desk.  Brown Bag is currently being run as a hybrid book club meeting. For in person discussion membe...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spinning Yarns

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:
Drop in, work on your project, and chat with other crafters. Spinning Yarns is a casual monthly meetup at the Honea Path Library for knitters, crocheters, and other crafters. Instruction for individual crafts will not be available. ...
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 "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children’s Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens, All Ages
Program Type: Family Friendly, Special Events, Storytime
Event Details:
¡La biblioteca es para todos! This was the motto of Pura Belpré, who shook New York City by welcoming Spanish-speaking patrons into the library and hosting a special story time that focused on Three Kings Day in both English and Spanish. She enlis...

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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.

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.

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 each month as we explore a new read and a great discussion. The morning of January 12, 1888, was unusually mild, following a punishing cold spell. It was warm enough for the homesteaders of the Dakota Territory to venture out again, and fo...

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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.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Three Kings Story Time / La hora del cuento de los Reyes Magos

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Jennie Erwin (Honea Path) Library
Library Branch: Jennie Erwin (Honea Path) Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens, All Ages
Program Type: Family Friendly, Special Events, Storytime
Event Details:
¡La biblioteca es para todos! This was the motto of Pura Belpré, who shook New York City by welcoming Spanish-speaking patrons into the library and hosting a special story time that focused on Three Kings Day in both English and Spanish. She enlis...

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.

Food Allergies

This program includes food that may contain or come into contact with nuts, soy, or other allergens. Please contact the library with any concerns.

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 "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens, All Ages
Program Type: Family Friendly, Special Events, Storytime
Event Details:
¡La biblioteca es para todos! This was the motto of Pura Belpré, who shook New York City by welcoming Spanish-speaking patrons into the library and hosting a special story time that focused on Three Kings Day in both English and Spanish. She enlis...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Crafters: 3D Snowflakes

2:00pm - 3:00pm
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: 10
Event Details:
Even if snow isn't a common occurance down here, you can still enjoy snow with these easy-to-craft snowflakes! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting and enjoying time with fellow creatives. ...

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.

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 "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Lander Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Tweens, All Ages
Program Type: Family Friendly, Special Events, Storytime
Event Details:
¡La biblioteca es para todos! This was the motto of Pura Belpré, who shook New York City by welcoming Spanish-speaking patrons into the library and hosting a special story time that focused on Three Kings Day in both English and Spanish. She enlis...

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.

Food Allergies

This program includes food that may contain or come into contact with nuts, soy, or other allergens. Please contact the library with any concerns.

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.