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.

Sep
17
Tue
Meet Libby @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 17 @ 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 and your library card. Must have current library card to download items.

Registration required: 864-260-4500 ext. 126 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.

Sep
18
Wed
Bauernhaus Brews & Books Club @ Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Sep 18 @ 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.

September’s pick is Educated by Tara Westover.

Sep
19
Thu
In Stitches @ Powdersville Branch Library
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
In Stitches @ Powdersville Branch Library

Every third Thursday, bring your crochet or knitting project and enjoy conversation while crafting. An expert will be available for assistance and all skill-levels welcome.

Beginners should bring a size H or I crochet hook or size 8 knitting needles.

Call 864-295-1190 or email powdersville@andersonlibrary.org for more info.

Basic Genealogy: An Introduction @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Basic Genealogy: An Introduction @ Anderson Main Library

Ever wondered about your family’s history? Start your journey with an overview of basic resources, tips, and search skills.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500, x 130 or send an e-mail to scroom@andersonlibrary.org.

Curious Crafters @ Belton Branch Library
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Curious Crafters @ Belton Branch Library

Crafters unite once a month for a range of projects, including crochet, paper crafts and card making, book folding, and jewelry making. Refreshments and some materials provided.

Contact for the project on each date.

Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 19 @ 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.

Brush Tips @ Pendleton Branch Library
Sep 19 @ 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.

Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month.

Sep
21
Sat
Downton Abbey Tea Party @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Downton Abbey Tea Party @ Anderson Main Library

You are cordially invited…

Enjoy afternoon tea, baked delicacies, and a game.

Bring your own teacup and saucer for a more authentic experience. Dressing up is encouraged.

Seating is limited, RSVP required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 126 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.

Sep
23
Mon
Tai Chi @ Powdersville Branch
Sep 23 @ 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.

Sep
24
Tue
Family Night @ the Library: Game On! @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Night @ the Library: Game On! @ Anderson Main Library

Bring the whole family and have fun with games and activities for all ages! Board games, snap circuits, Keva Plank and LEGO® challenges, check out our robots, and more!

All ages welcomed