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

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:
Family 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 20 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please cons...

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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 "Children" group.

Photos with Santa!

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children’s Courtyard
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Registration for this event is closed. Santa will be at the Anderson Main Library for photos and a meet-and-greet! Get your camera ready and register for a one-on-one session with Santa. Children can also write and hand-delivery a letter to Santa ...

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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.

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:
Family 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 20 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please cons...

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
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room ABC
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Family 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 20 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please cons...

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.

Closed for Staff Training

9:00am - 1:00pm
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 Library System will be closed in the morning for staff development. All libraries will open at 1pm. ...
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
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Area at the Anderson Main Library 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 d...

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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. Call or email for future book selections. ...

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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.

Gift Bags Take and Make

All Day
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Create a paper gift or treat bag for the holidays with this take-and-make kit. Kits are available beginning December 13. Pick up a kit at the Anderson Main Library or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org to have a kit sent to your local library br...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Big Family Fun Ginger Bread Houses

11:00am - 4:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Family Friendly, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Have a "sweet" time with this B.F.F (Big Family Fun) project! Spend time with the family and build a delicious, edible Graham Cracker Dream House!  Call to schedule a 2-hour family slot here at the library, or come pick up a grab n go ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room ABC
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Family 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 20 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please cons...

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 "Adults" group.

Blood Drive with the Blood Connection

1:30pm - 4:00pm
Belton Library
Library Branch: Belton Library
Room: Outdoors
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
The Blood Connection is holding a blood drive at the Belton Library. All donors will receive a $20 eGift card! Make your donation appointment online. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Pick up your Take & Make kit available at the beginning of the month. Email us at adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org for availability and let us know at which library location you would like to pick up your kit.  Instructional video will p...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY! Ginger Bread Houses

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Family Friendly, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Have a "sweet" time with this B.F.F (Big Family Fun) project! Spend time with the family and build a delicious, edible Graham Cracker Dream House!  Call to schedule a 2-hour family slot here at the library, or come pick up a grab n go ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room BC
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Family 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 20 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please cons...

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

DIY Ginger Bread House Creation!

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Family Friendly, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Have a "sweet" time with this B.F.F (Big Family Fun) project! Spend time with the family and build a delicious, edible Graham Cracker Dream House!  Call to schedule a 2-hour family slot here at the library, or come pick up a grab n go ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Blood Drive with the Blood Connection

9:00am - 12:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Outdoors
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Event Details:
Donate blood with The Blood Connection. Make your donation appointment online. ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room ABC
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Family 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 20 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please cons...

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 "Adults" group.

Gift Bags Elevation Class

12:00pm - 12:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Take your gift bag craft to the next level in this virtual class. We'll show how you can enhance and customize your craft. Register for this free class. ...
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
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Area at the Anderson Main Library 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 d...

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
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, STEM
Event Details:
Be a citizen scientist! Stop by the Children's Area at the Anderson Main Library 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 d...

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.