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MacBook Air Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Closed
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 "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 in this family storytime. Registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please consider registering for one storyt...

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

The Mystery at Belton

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Belton Library
Registration Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Belton Library
Room: Friends of the Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Solve the Mystery...if you can!  When you arrive, you will given a new persona - a character attending a special event when something strange occurs. Now you are held, forbidden to leave, until the mystery is solved.  Identify vi...

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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.

How to Start with Honeybees in the Spring

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room BC
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Gardening and Environmental Sustainability, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
Master beekeeper Dave Miller and Anderson County Beekeepers Association president Tony Olekas will discuss the steps on how get prepared to start a beehive in the spring. ...

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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.

Belton Library Closed

All Day
Belton Library
Branches:
Belton Library
Description:
The Belton Library will be closed Saturday, October 1 for the Standpipe Festival. ...
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:
Saturday 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 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a courtesy to others, please co...

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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.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Saturday LEGO Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Ronder Thomas Young Children’s Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Educational, Family Friendly, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
We provide the LEGO®, you provide the fun! Playing with LEGOs is great for problem solving, spatial awareness, focus, concentration, communication, and not to mention fun and creative! Space is limited so registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Computer and Device Help

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: 3
Event Details:
Learn how to use your computer, phone or tablet more efficiently.  This session provides hands-on help with computer basics and Microsoft programs like Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.  If you have taken computer basics and Micros...

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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: Cely Room
Age Group: 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: 0
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...

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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.

Mouse 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: 8
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...

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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.

Preschool 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:
Preschool storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Due to social distancing, registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a co...

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
Lander Memorial Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Lander Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Enjoy songs, stories, and rhymes perfect for practicing early literacy skills. For ages birth to 5 years old and their caregivers. ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Pendleton Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Children’s Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages birth to 5 years old. Registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. Phone or in-person registration is open one week before the event. Please register each ...

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 "Birth to Preschool" group.

Preschool 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:
Preschool storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Due to social distancing, registration is limited to 30 individuals and will be strictly enforced. As a co...

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.

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:
Sam Hill always saw the world through different eyes. Born with red pupils, he was called “Devil Boy” or Sam “Hell” by his classmates; “God’s will” is what his mother called his ocular albinism. Her words were of little comfort, but Sam persevered, b...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Do It Tuesday: Dine and Draw

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Powdersville Library
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Cely Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Just for tweens - it's a "Dine and Draw!"  Enjoy an hour of painting and snacks for some afterschool artistic fun. ...

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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.

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

Chess Club @ Anderson

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Whether you are new to chess or looking to add more finesse to your chess moves, this is the club for you! Chess expert Vincent will teach various strategies that will up your chess game. Join your friends and get ready for an afternoon of fun! He...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speed Friending

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Powdersville Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Cely Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Event Details:
Looking to make some new friends in the area? Check out Speed Friending! You'll strike up a conversation with a new person every few minutes. What comes next is up to you! Get connected with your community and have fun!  ...
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:
Toddler storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! 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. Registration is limited to ...

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:
Toddler storytime is now at two times: 9:15 and 10:30am! 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. Registration is limited to ...

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! ...

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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 "Tweens" group.

Tween Interactive Movie Night: Hocus Pocus

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, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Come, little children, I'll take thee away, into a land of enchantment... Come join the library to watch as the Sanderson Sisters put a spell on you through the magic of Hocus Pocus (PG). Run amuck with your imagination and come dressed ...

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.