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Android Tablet Basics 10:00 am
Android Tablet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Android Tablet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use your tablet for research, productivity, and entertainment. See how your tablet can enrich your Anderson County Library user experience. Please bring your Google ID/Username and Password to class. Class limited to 12[...]
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.[...]
Between the Covers Book Club 6:00 pm
Between the Covers Book Club @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Between the Covers Book Club @ Lander Memorial Branch Library
This month’s book is Deadline by John Sanford.
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Tai Chi 10:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.
Computer and Internet Basics 2:00 pm
Computer and Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Computer and Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Unravel the mystery of computers: learn the parts, the difference between hardware and software, what an operating system is, and how to create and store files. Get on the internet using Google Chrome or Internet[...]
Sewing Machine Basics 5:00 pm
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use a Brother sewing machine with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative. Class limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.
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Using Digital Collections: HeritageQuest Online 2:00 pm
Using Digital Collections: HeritageQuest Online @ Anderson Main Library
May 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Using Digital Collections: HeritageQuest Online @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Did you know you could use HeritageQuest Online from home to do genealogy research? Search census records, maps, city directories and much more. Class is limited to 10 participants.  Registration is required.  To register, e-mail[...]
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Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.[...]
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Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
Get on the Air with ARC 1:00 pm
Get on the Air with ARC @ Anderson Main Library
May 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Get on the Air with ARC @ Anderson Main Library
Anderson Radio Club (ARC) teaches the basics of amateur (ham) radio with live demos and exhibits. Tour ARC’s Communications Emergency Mobile Unit and enter a drawing to win a dual-band handheld amateur radio. Fun for all ages!
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Tai Chi 10:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.
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Creative Crafters 5:00 pm
Creative Crafters @ Anderson Main Library
May 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Creative Crafters @ Anderson Main Library
Free crafting classes for adults every second Tuesday. Create tile art using Sharpie permanent markers. All supplies are provided. Registration is suggested: 864-260-4500 x126 or adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.
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Meet Libby 10:00 am
Meet Libby @ Anderson Main Library
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Meet Libby @ Anderson Main Library
Learn how to download ebooks and audiobooks onto your smartphone or tablet using the Libby app. Bring your smartphone or tablet along and your library card. Must have current library card to download items. Classes[...]
Vinyl Cutter Basics 3:00 pm
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use a Silhouette Cameo 3 vinyl cutter with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative. Class limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+. Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club 7:30 pm
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
May 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Join librarian Annie and brewer’s wife Sisi for a monthly discussion on some of the most popular books around. May’s pick is In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson.
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Microsoft Word Basics 3:00 pm
Microsoft Word Basics @ Main Library
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Microsoft Word Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Become familiar with the basic functions in the Microsoft Word program. Practice the basic skills of the program including editing templates, selecting and formatting text, cutting/copying/pasting text, and saving documents. Class limited to 12 participants.[...]
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.[...]
Brush Tips 4:00 pm
Brush Tips @ Pendleton Branch Library
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brush Tips @ Pendleton Branch Library | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
Artists and art hobbyists! Bring your supplies and work on your art projects in this free artists’ meetup and collaborative time at the Pendleton Library. Meeting the 3rd Thursday of each month.
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Open CREATE 10:00 am
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.[...]
GAIN: World Parliament of Religions 2:30 pm
GAIN: World Parliament of Religions @ Anderson Main Library
May 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
GAIN: World Parliament of Religions @ Anderson Main Library
The Greater Anderson Interfaith Network (GAIN), as part of its Finding Common Ground series, will offer a colorful overview of the history, evolution, and contributions of the World Parliament of Religions on Saturday, May 18,[...]
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Intermediate Genealogy Research: Military Records 3:00 pm
Intermediate Genealogy Research: Military Records @ Main Library
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Intermediate Genealogy Research: Military Records @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Unlock the secrets of your ancestor’s service! Tour free online websites for military information.
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Tai Chi 10:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch | Powdersville | South Carolina | United States
Tai Chi is led by a trained instructor every Monday morning at the Powdersville Library for adults ages 18+. First time attendees will need to sign a waiver. Free, no supplies needed.
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Brown Bag Book Club 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Book Club @ Anderson Main Library
May 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag Book Club @ Anderson Main Library
Join a lively lunch time book discussion. This month’s pick is Us Against You by Fredrik Backman. Club meets in the second floor Board Room.
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Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities. All resources available first-come, first-served.[...]
Virtual Reality Basics 5:00 pm
Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Learn to use Google Cardboard or a PlayStation 4 to experience virtual reality with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative. Class size limited, registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.[...]
Thursday Night Book Club 6:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Book Club @ Pendleton Branch Library
This month’s pick is The Moviegoer by Walker Percy.
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Handcrafts @ the Library 10:00 am
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Handcrafts @ the Library @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
Out of this World Movies 2:30 pm
Out of this World Movies @ Anderson Main Library
May 25 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Out of this World Movies @ Anderson Main Library
Don’t panic. Celebrate Towel Day by watching The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (PG). This 2005 movie starring Martin Freeman, Mos Def, Sam Rockwell, Zooey Deschanel, and Alan Rickman is based on the book of the same[...]
Open Lab 3:00 pm
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library
May 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Open Lab @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ask computer or other related electronic device questions. Get help on a library computer or bring in your own device! Class limited to 12 participants. Prerequisite – Computer Basics and Microsoft Office Applications One session[...]
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Microsoft Publisher Basics 10:00 am
Microsoft Publisher Basics @ Main Library
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Microsoft Publisher Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Use Publisher to create high quality personalized flyers, cards, newsletters, and more. Examine publication options and learn how to customize a template by adding text and shapes, changing colors, inserting images, and formatting text. Class[...]
Open CREATE 3:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 30 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.[...]
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