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Iva Library Closed

All Day 1/23 - 2/6
Iva Library
Branches:
Iva Library
Description:
The Iva Library will be closed while moving into its new temporary space.  ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Toddler Storytime

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:
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 and their adult caregiver. ...

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

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:
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 and their adult caregivers.   ...

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

Walk with Ease

11:00am - 12:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room ABC
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Fitness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Whether you need relief from arthritis pain or just want to be more active, the Arthritis Foundation’s free six-week Walk with Ease program can help you safely make physical activity a part of your everyday life! Participants can work at their o...

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 "Children" group.

LEGO Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Pendleton Library
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Leigh Ann Carter Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEM
Event Details:
Create, build and express your creativity with LEGOs. LEGO Club meets every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at the Pendleton Library.  ...

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 "Tweens" group.

Tween Interactive Movie Night: Akeelah and the Bee

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Family Friendly, Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
E-M-B-A-R-R-A-S-S-E-D. That's how Akeelah feels when she wins her school spelling bee. She has a rough home life and doesn't feel like she belongs with the more privileged children who usually participate in the spelling bees. ...

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

Scrappy Hour: Paper Strip Hearts

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: 12
Event Details:
Join us for our monthly all things paper crafting get together! This February, Jean is teaching a really cool textured heart spread using paper strips! Perfect for a Valentine layout, or other heart themed projects you're into. We for one can see thi...

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.

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:
Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages birth to 5 years and their adult caregivers in this family storytime. ...

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

Creative Crafters: Bookpage Roses

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Waitlist Only
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Electric City Creative Classroom
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Join us in upcycling old books and magazines into a beautiful bouquet of roses that won't fade! ...

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

Think Outside the Box Thursday

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, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Think outside the box! Explore a different STEM or STEAM activity each week. LEGOs, Robots, Q-Ba-Maze, oh my!  *Contact staff for each week's project or activity or for more information. ...

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

Diamond Painting

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Iva Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Iva Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Shine bright like a diamond in this sparkly program! Teens ages 10-18 are welcome to learn all about diamond painting in this bedazzling program. Use paint-by-number techniques to glue tiny beads onto paper and create a beautiful creation! All m...

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 "Teens" group.

Teen Book Club

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Details:
Join us as we read Honey Baby Sweetheart by Deb Caletti. Expect a circle-style discussion where you can share as much (or little) as you like. Anna from Safe Harbor will add her unique perspective.  Plan to also attend February 15 &...

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 "Adults" group.

Cover to Cover Book Club

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Powdersville Library
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
The Cover to Cover Book Club meets the first Thursday of each month at the Powdersville Library. This month's selection is A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Learn to Draw Graffiti Letters

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Lander Memorial Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Lander Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Event Details:
Learn about Jean-Michel Basquiat, a famous artist who started with graffiti, then learn how to draw your own graffiti art! ...

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

Dairy Godmother Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Children’s Courtyard
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, Special Events, Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a special storytime. Iris from Milky Way Dairy will be joining us to read The Dairy Godmother with a very special guest... a baby calf! Weather permitting this event will take place outside, so be sure to bring a blanket to sit ...
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:
Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages birth to 5 years old and their adult caregivers. ...

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.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Your Child to the Library Day

10:30am - 11:30am
Belton Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Belton Library
Room: Friends of the Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Join us for "Take Your Child to the Library Day". Bunnyland Farm will be here for an exciting story time. Come and meet some new friends...some may even have floppy ears! ...

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

Creative Collaging

3:00pm - 4:30pm
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, Educational, Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Learn methods and appropriate use of collaging and creating pieces of art from found images! ...

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 "Adults" group.

Mouse Basics

3:30pm - 5:30pm
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:
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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Make it Monday

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lander Memorial Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Lander Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Feeling crafty? Join us the first Monday of each month to create an unique craft! *Contact us at (864) 847-5238 to find out what craft we will be doing next. ...

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

Powdersville Knitting Circle

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Powdersville Library
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Cely Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
The Powdersville Knitting Circle is a great way to have fun with yarn.  The group meets every Monday.  Bring your projects and tricks of the trade to share with people who like knitting as much as you do. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Vex IQ Robotics

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEM, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Under the leadership of Dr. Wanda Staggers, two teams will design, build, and program VEX robots to perform certain tasks in competition.  Please watch the video link https://youtu.be/vF3I8FscrKo   Learn robot design and engineering...

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 "Adults" group.

Computer Basics

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
New computer users! Unravel the mystery of computers as you learn about the various parts of a computer, the difference between hardware and software, what an operating system is and how to use it to create and store files. Completion of Mouse and Ke...

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.