Programs & Classes


The Anderson County Library hosts a wide array of free programs for children, teens, and adults as well as system-wide special programs.

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Lander Family Story Time 10:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Tween Time: Moon Phases… in OREO’s! 4:00 pm
Tween Time: Moon Phases… in OREO’s! @ Main Library
Jul 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tween Time:  Moon Phases... in OREO's! @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Create Moon Phases… in OREO’s! Cool information about the different phases of the moon and how they affect planting, the seas, and our moods. Yes!! We will have Oreo’s to eat too!
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Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jul 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months We read stories, sing songs and perform fingerplays. We implement play, to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between parent and child. Play also builds early literacy skills that[...]
Powdersville Family Story Time 10:30 am
Powdersville Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jul 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Powdersville Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
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Belton Family Story Time 10:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch
Jul 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch | Belton | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Mini-Makers Story Time 10:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library
Jul 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 3-5 At this interactive story time, children and their caregivers will listen to some great books, practice their singing skills, and create unique crafts each week. This story time will help prepare preschoolers for[...]
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Lander Family Story Time 10:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Monday Movies 3:00 pm
Monday Movies @ Powdersville Branch
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Movies @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
It’s a high-flying adventure in Fly Me to the Moon, rated G.
Monday Movies 3:00 pm
Monday Movies @ Belton Branch
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Movies @ Belton Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
Fly off in an adventure with the Jetsons! Rated G.
Tween Time: Crystals… in Soap! 4:00 pm
Tween Time: Crystals… in Soap! @ Main Library
Jul 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tween Time: Crystals... in Soap! @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Crystals… in Soaps! Crystals are some of the most beautiful stones on earth, but what exactly is a crystal? We will go on a crystal journey as we make DIY Crystal Soap!
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Pendleton Family Story Time 10:30 am
Pendleton Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Pendleton Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This storytime emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more.[...]
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar 3:30 pm
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Pendleton Branch
Jul 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Don't Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Pendleton Branch
Aliens may not make good spending choices but you can! Join Park Sterling Bank for a star-studded program about wise financial choices for kids. Learn how to save, spend, and share for a solar-powered future.
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Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jul 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months We read stories, sing songs and perform fingerplays. We implement play, to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between parent and child. Play also builds early literacy skills that[...]
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar 10:30 am
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Belton Branch
Jul 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Don't Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Belton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
Aliens may not make good spending choices but you can! Join Park Sterling Bank for a star-studded program about wise financial choices for kids. Learn how to save, spend, and share for a solar-powered future.
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar 3:30 pm
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Main Library
Jul 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Don't Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Main Library | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
Aliens may not make good spending choices but you can! Join Park Sterling Bank for a star-studded program about wise financial choices for kids. Learn how to save, spend, and share for a solar-powered future.
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Belton Family Story Time 10:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch
Jul 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch | Belton | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Mini-Makers Story Time 10:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library
Jul 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 3-5 At this interactive story time, children and their caregivers will listen to some great books, practice their singing skills, and create unique crafts each week. This story time will help prepare preschoolers for[...]
Construction 101 3:30 pm
Construction 101 @ Main Library
Jul 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Construction 101 @ Main Library | Honea Path | South Carolina | United States
Can you build a building that will stay standing? Is it only about solid foundations and strong walls? Join us for Construction 101 and find out for yourself! Using Keva Planks and your imagination, you[...]
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar 3:30 pm
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Jennie Erwin Branch
Jul 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Don't Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Jennie Erwin Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
Aliens may not make good spending choices but you can! Join Park Sterling Bank for a star-studded program about wise financial choices for kids. Learn how to save, spend, and share for a solar-powered future.
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BARK – Read to Dogs 9:45 am
BARK – Read to Dogs @ Main Library
Jul 14 @ 9:45 am – 11:55 am
BARK - Read to Dogs @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
BARK! BARK! BARK! Children can cuddle up and read with a dog buddy courtesy of SC Dogs Therapy, Inc. For ages 6-12 only. Registration is required.  Registration begins June 1 – Call 864-260-4500  x158.        [...]
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Lander Family Story Time 10:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 10:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Westside Branch
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Westside Branch | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles.  
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 3:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Iva Branch
Jul 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Iva Branch | Iva | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles.
Lander Lego Club 3:30 pm
Lander Lego Club @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Lander Lego Club @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
 
Main Lego Club 4:00 pm
Main Lego Club @ Main Library
Jul 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Main Lego Club @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages: Birth to 12 Larger blocks will be provided for younger builders, while traditional legos will be available for our older kids. Come see what you can create!
Total Eclipse at the Library: a Learning Session 7:00 pm
Total Eclipse at the Library: a Learning Session @ Main Library
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Total Eclipse at the Library: a Learning Session @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Do you know that Anderson is in the direct path of the solar eclipse happening on August 21, 2017? We will have a viewing party at the Main Library, but there are a few things[...]
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A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 10:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Powdersville Branch
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles.
Pendleton Family Story Time 10:30 am
Pendleton Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Pendleton Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This storytime emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more.[...]
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 3:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Pendleton Branch
Jul 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles.
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A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 10:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Belton Branch
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Belton Branch | Belton | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles.
Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months We read stories, sing songs and perform fingerplays. We implement play, to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between parent and child. Play also builds early literacy skills that[...]
Powdersville Family Story Time 10:30 am
Powdersville Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Powdersville Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 3:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Main Library
Jul 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles. .
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A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 10:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles.
Belton Family Story Time 10:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch | Belton | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Mini-Makers Story Time 10:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 3-5 At this interactive story time, children and their caregivers will listen to some great books, practice their singing skills, and create unique crafts each week. This story time will help prepare preschoolers for[...]
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy 3:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Jennie Erwin Branch
Jul 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
A New World with Twilight, the Luna Moth Fairy @ Jennie Erwin Branch | Honea Path | South Carolina | United States
A storytelling, musical fairy godmother is here to make all your dreams come true.  Come and be drawn into a magical world filled with knights and dragons, kings and castles.
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BARK – Read to Dogs 9:45 am
BARK – Read to Dogs @ Main Library
Jul 21 @ 9:45 am – 11:55 am
BARK - Read to Dogs @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
BARK! BARK! BARK! Children can cuddle up and read with a dog buddy courtesy of SC Dogs Therapy, Inc. For ages 6-12 only. Registration is required.  Registration begins June 1 – Call 864-260-4500  x158.        [...]
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Lander Family Story Time 10:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Space Fun 10:30 am
Space Fun @ Westside Branch
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Space Fun @ Westside Branch | Honea Path | South Carolina | United States
Special stories, crafts, and games!
Monday Movies 3:00 pm
Monday Movies @ Powdersville Branch
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Movies @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
We’re flying off to the moon in Capture the Flag, rated PG.
Down to Earth with Charlene the Beaver! 3:30 pm
Down to Earth with Charlene the Beaver! @ Iva Branch
Jul 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Down to Earth with Charlene the Beaver! @ Iva Branch | Iva | South Carolina | United States
Fourteen years ago, Iva resident Brenda Earle found a baby beaver after a landowner cleared some land. Her grandson rescued it, they bottle fed it, and now Charlene the Beaver attends school at Iva Elementary,[...]
Monday Movies 3:30 pm
Monday Movies @ Belton Branch
Jul 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Monday Movies @ Belton Branch | Belton | South Carolina | United States
This is the story behind the Rebel Alliance squad that risked everything to steal the plans for the Death Star. Rated PG-13
Tween Time: Minerals… in Water! 4:00 pm
Tween Time: Minerals… in Water! @ Main Library
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tween Time: Minerals... in Water! @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
We are created from minerals, so let’s learn about them by creating a very cool, tasty Mineral Water Soda!
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Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar 10:30 am
Don’t Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Powdersville Branch
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Don't Be an Alien-Be a Dollar Scholar @ Powdersville Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
Aliens may not make good spending choices but you can! Join Park Sterling Bank for a star-studded program about wise financial choices for kids. Learn how to save, spend, and share for a solar-powered future.
Iva Family Story Time 10:30 am
Iva Family Story Time @ Iva Branch
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Iva Family Story Time @ Iva Branch | Iva | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1-5
Pendleton Family Story Time 10:30 am
Pendleton Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Pendleton Family Story Time @ Pendleton Branch | Pendleton | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Toddler Tales and Tunes 10:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tales and Tunes @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 1 ½ – 3 yrs This storytime emphasizes the fun of shared language activities between toddlers and their caregivers. The program features simple stories, musical activities, puppets, finger plays, flannel board stories and more.[...]
Construction 101 3:30 pm
Construction 101 @ Pendleton Branch
Jul 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Construction 101 @ Pendleton Branch | Honea Path | South Carolina | United States
Can you build a building that will stay standing? Is it only about solid foundations and strong walls? Join us for Construction 101 and find out for yourself! Using Keva Planks and your imagination, you[...]
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Books and Babies 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library
Jul 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books and Babies @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 0-18 months We read stories, sing songs and perform fingerplays. We implement play, to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between parent and child. Play also builds early literacy skills that[...]
Down to Earth with Charlene the Beaver! 10:30 am
Down to Earth with Charlene the Beaver! @ Belton Branch
Jul 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Down to Earth with Charlene the Beaver! @ Belton Branch | Belton | South Carolina | United States
Fourteen years ago, Iva resident Brenda Earle found a baby beaver after a landowner cleared some land. Her grandson rescued it, they bottle fed it, and now Charlene the Beaver attends school at Iva Elementary,[...]
Powdersville Family Story Time 10:30 am
Powdersville Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch
Jul 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Powdersville Family Story Time @ Powdersville Branch | Easley | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Starlab Portable Planetarium from Roper Mountain Science Center 3:30 pm
Starlab Portable Planetarium from Roper Mountain Science Center @ Main Library
Jul 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Starlab Portable Planetarium from Roper Mountain Science Center @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Learn something new in a portable planetarium! Join us for a fun-filled presentation on eclipses in preparation for the August 2017 eclipse! Ages 6- 12 Registration is currently full. Children under 8 years must be[...]
Starlab Portable Planetarium from Roper Mountain Science Center 4:15 pm
Starlab Portable Planetarium from Roper Mountain Science Center @ Main Library
Jul 26 @ 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Starlab Portable Planetarium from Roper Mountain Science Center @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Learn something new in a portable planetarium! Join us for a fun-filled presentation on eclipses in preparation for the August 2017 eclipse! Ages 6- 12 Registration is now full. Children under 8 years must be[...]
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Belton Family Story Time 10:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Belton Family Story Time @ Belton Branch | Belton | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Mini-Makers Story Time 10:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mini-Makers Story Time @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
Ages 3-5 At this interactive story time, children and their caregivers will listen to some great books, practice their singing skills, and create unique crafts each week. This story time will help prepare preschoolers for[...]
Sail Away with The Pirates of the King’s Harbor on a Pirate Starship! 10:30 am
Sail Away with The Pirates of the King’s Harbor on a Pirate Starship! @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Sail Away with The Pirates of the King's Harbor on a Pirate Starship! @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
Sail away with Pirate Kids of the Kings’ Harbor!  Head pirate Eric Swillig and his pirate friends are here to entertain and help kids reach for the stars!
Construction 101 3:30 pm
Construction 101 @ Main Library
Jul 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Construction 101 @ Main Library | Honea Path | South Carolina | United States
Can you build a building that will stay standing? Is it only about solid foundations and strong walls? Join us for Construction 101 and find out for yourself! Using Keva Planks and your imagination, you[...]
Sail Away with The Pirates of the King’s Harbor on a Pirate Starship! 3:30 pm
Sail Away with The Pirates of the King’s Harbor on a Pirate Starship! @ Jennie Erwin Branch
Jul 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Sail Away with The Pirates of the King's Harbor on a Pirate Starship! @ Jennie Erwin Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
Sail away with Pirate Kids of the Kings’ Harbor!  Head pirate Eric Swillig and his pirate friends are here to entertain and help kids reach for the stars!
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BARK – Read to Dogs 9:45 am
BARK – Read to Dogs @ Main Library
Jul 28 @ 9:45 am – 11:55 am
BARK - Read to Dogs @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
BARK! BARK! BARK! Children can cuddle up and read with a dog buddy courtesy of SC Dogs Therapy, Inc. For ages 6-12 only. Registration is required.  Registration begins June 1 – Call 864-260-4500  x158.        [...]
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Lander Family Story Time 10:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lander Family Story Time @ Lander Memorial Branch | Williamston | South Carolina | United States
For ages 1-5.
Science Fiction…in a Movie! 4:00 pm
Science Fiction…in a Movie! @ Main Library
Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Science Fiction...in a Movie! @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States
The Adventures of Tintin, Secrets of the Unicorn in 3D! Join Tintin on this epic journey of mystery and adventure!