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Homeschool Friday: Create Watercolor Cards

10:30am - 12:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room BC
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY, Educational, Family Friendly, Special Events
Event Details:
Join local artist Consie Sindet as she helps teach your little ones how to create beautiful, custom cards with watercolors and recycled paper for National Arts and Humanities Month! ...

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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.

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...

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.

Spinning Yarns

10:30am - 12:30pm
Jennie Erwin (Honea Path) Library
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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Elementary Explorers: Decorate a Pumpkin

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Multipurpose Room BC
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts, & DIY
Event Details:
Children will be provided a small pumpkin and to decorate with colorful sharpies. Please register to ensure there are enough supplies. Registration will start October 10. To register, call (864) 260-4500 ext 158 or visit the Children's Department at ...
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 just starting to knit or have done it for years, the Powdersville Knitting Circle is a great way to have fun with yarn. The group meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month. Beginners should bring two size 7 (US) or 4.5 mm nee...
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.

Email Essentials

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:
Short for electronic mail, e-mail or email is information stored on a computer that is exchanged between two users or a group of individuals over telecommunications network.  Learn how to set up a free Yahoo or Google email account and send, rec...

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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: 30
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pendleton Chess Club

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Pendleton Library
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Pendleton Library
Room: Leigh Ann Carter Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Whether you are new to chess or looking to add more finesse to your chess moves, this is the place for you. Vincent will teach various strategies that can lead to checkmate. Held 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. Materials are supplied but fee...

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

Halloween Movie & Craft Night

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: 15
Event Details:
Come watch the film adaptation of the classic kid's book "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" while make a sweet (or scary!) little paper haunted house and other Halloween themed crafts.   Film is rated PG-13 and classified as 'horror.' ...

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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.

Bring Your Own Book (BYOB) Salon

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lander Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Lander Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Bring Your Own Book (BYOB) and join the discussion with other book lovers! Learn about your local library, get book suggestions, and eat free snacks!   ...
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: Children's Reading Area
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for children ages birth to 5 years old! ...

Disclaimer(s)

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
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 Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead. 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 members ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tween Gamers Club

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Anderson Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Anderson Main Library
Room: Gambrell Teen Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Movies, Games & Anime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Put your game face on and come make some new friends at the library!  Tween Gamers Club is perfect for ages 8-12 to come and have a fun, safe spot to play a few games and make new friends while exploring the Teen Room that they will soon get ...

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.

Computer and Device Help

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: 11
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...

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 "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...

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.

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

Think Outside the Box Thursday

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Lander Memorial Library
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 "Children" group.

LEGO Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Powdersville Library
Library Branch: Powdersville Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Family Friendly
Event Details:
Create, build and express your creativity with LEGOs. LEGO Club meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday at the Powdersville Library.   ...