Adults


The Library offers a wide array of programs for adults: knitting and crochet, a variety of book clubs, yoga, adult coloring, 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.

Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
Join us for our refreshing and animated monthly book discussion series. This month we will be discussing Ann Patchett’s novel Commonwealth.
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee and munchies while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and other crafts.
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Main Library
Join a registered yoga teacher at the library for a class that will have you moving, stretching and breathing as you prepare for the rest of your day. Bring a mat if you have one,[...]
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
Join us the first Tuesday of every month at the Belton Branch as we discuss popular fiction titles. This month’s book pick is When All the Girls Have Gone by Jayne Ann Krentz.
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
The Powdersville Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month to discuss a range of fiction and nonfiction titles. This month’s focus is on The Gatekeeper: Missy Lehand, FDR and the untold story[...]
Sep 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
Join this lively book discussion that meets at the Lander Memorial Branch in Williamston on the first Thursday of each month, 6:30pm. This month we will be discussing The Shack by William Paul Young.
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am Main Library
Award-winning, bestselling author Beverly Lewis will be touring through North and South Carolina in promotion of her latest release, The Proving, a stand-alone novel set in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. According to Lewis, her biannual tour[...]
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Main Library
Join in on the fun with other patrons for a pop-up coloring club! This club meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month from 5-6:30. Materials will be provided, bring your own if you[...]
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm Lander Memorial Branch
Enjoy adult coloring with classical music, because busy adults need to unwind. Supplies are provided.
Sep 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
The Goodwill Job Connections Employment Specialists will be providing resources and skills development that can lead to greater employment success. Come in for assistance with job searching and creating resumes. Registration is requested but not required.[...]
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee and munchies while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and other crafts.
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Main Library
Join the Page Turners’ Book Club for lively conversation, meeting every third Sunday at 3pm at the Main Library. September’s pick is The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah.
Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Join SC author Kim Boykin as she discusses her latest projects, specifically writing as ‘craft’ and paying close attention to the writing of the personal memoir. Copies of Kim’s books will be available for purchase[...]
Sep 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Join Anderson County Librarian Annie Sutton and Brewers wife Shane Sisi for another great book club discussion! This month’s book is All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai.
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Main Library
Have you ever wanted to check on current legislation before The South Carolina State Senate?  Join us for an overview of The State Senate and House of Representatives’ websites. We will also view city, county[...]
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee and munchies while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and other crafts.
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Main Library
Want to join a book club, but can’t make it in the evening? The Brown Bag Book Club meets every 4th Wednesday at noon to discuss new and popular books. Bring your lunch and chat[...]
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
Join us for our refreshing and animated monthly book discussion series. This month we will be discussing Illumination Night by Alice Hoffman.
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
In our latest Story Lines program, we continue to focus on writer and reader engagement. Michel Stone will be discussing her most recent book Border Child, with a special focus on ‘writing with empathy’. Books will[...]
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
Join us the first Tuesday of every month at the Belton Branch as we discuss popular fiction titles. This month’s book pick is Fallen Land by Taylor Brown.
Oct 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Have you ever wondered about your family’s history? Join us for a free overview of basic resources, tips and search skills to begin your journey.
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
The Powdersville Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month to discuss a range of fiction and nonfiction titles. This month’s focus is on The Snowman by Jo Nesbo.
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
Join this lively book discussion that meets at the Lander Memorial Branch in Williamston on the first Thursday of each month, 6:30pm. This month we will be discussing Brotherhood in Death by JD Robb.
Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Main Library
Join in on the fun with other patrons for a pop-up coloring club! This club meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month from 5-6:30. Materials will be provided, bring your own if you[...]
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm Lander Memorial Branch
Enjoy adult coloring with classical music, because busy adults need to unwind. Supplies are provided.
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee and munchies while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and other crafts.
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Main Library
Join the Page Turners’ Book Club for lively conversation, meeting every third Sunday at 3pm at the Main Library. October’s book discussion will be on Gil McNeil’s The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club.
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee and munchies while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and other crafts.
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Main Library
Want to join a book club, but can’t make it in the evening? The Brown Bag Book Club meets every 4th Wednesday at noon to discuss new and popular books. Bring your lunch and chat[...]
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
Join us for our refreshing and animated monthly book discussion series. This month we will be discussing Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple.