Adults


The Library offers a wide array of programs for adults: knitting and crochet, a variety of book clubs, and author and special events. All programs are free and open to the public.
Contact the Adult Programming Librarian at 864-260-4500 ext 121 or by email.

May
23
Thu
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.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x 114.

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.

Ages 12+.

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.

May
25
Sat
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 @ 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 name by Douglas Adams.

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 / 2 hour class.

May
30
Thu
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 limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – basic mouse skills, basic keyboarding skills, and MS Word Basics.

One session / 2 hour class.

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.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

Jun
3
Mon
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Jun 3 @ 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.