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.

Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
April’s book discussion will be on Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Powdersville Branch
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.
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
The Anderson County Library system will be hosting a reception for the 5th annual Poetry Contest. Winners for adults and teens will be announced at the event and pre-ordered books will be available for pick-up.[...]
May 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
May’s book discussion will be on The Summer Girls by Mary Alice Monroe. Mary Alice Monroe will be at the Anderson County Library on Sunday, June 3rd so it’s a perfect time to get introduced to her[...]
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
May’s discussion will be of Two by Two by Nicholas Sparks.
May 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
May’s meeting will be on The Baker’s Secret by Stephen P. Kiernan.
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:15 pm Powdersville Branch Library
Celebrate Free Comic Book Day with us! Get free comic books supplied by Planet Comics of Anderson and watch Justice League (PG-13) starring your favorite DC Comics superheroes. Also, hear about our Summer Reading Program and our[...]
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Powdersville Branch
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.
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Main Library
Learn about common preservation problems and some tips and tricks to safeguard your treasures. Preservation topics will include books, photographs, videos and film, and important documents.
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Powdersville Branch
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.
May 16 @ 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 Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel.
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Powdersville Branch
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.
May 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm Powdersville Branch Library
Paper crafter extraordinaire Jolanda Johnstone will teach you how to turn a little paper into eye-popping treasures. Learn how to make a classic card, a note card, and another fun paper project. Materials will be[...]
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Anderson Main Library
Join a lively lunchtime discussion of popular fiction and nonfiction. This month’s book pick is Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford.
May 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Main Library
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[...]
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
May’s book discussion will be on A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Main Library
Kicking off the Adult Summer Reading program, New York Times-bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe will be at the Anderson Library to discuss her latest book, working with Hallmark, writing, and probably a recipe or two. New[...]
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Powdersville Branch
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.
Jun 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
June’s book discussion will be on Down River by John Hart.
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
June’s discussion will be of Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz.
Jun 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
June’s meeting will be on The Last Song by Nicolas Sparks.
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Main Library
Relax, work on your project, and enjoy coffee while chatting and getting ideas and books for knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, and other crafts.
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Powdersville Branch
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.
Jun 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Main Library
Have you ever wondered about your family’s history? Start your journey with an overview of basic resources, tips, and search skills.
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Powdersville Branch
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.
Jun 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm Powdersville Branch Library
Paper crafter extraordinaire Jolanda Johnstone will teach you how to turn a little paper into eye-popping treasures. Learn how to make a classic card, a note card, and another fun paper project. Materials will be[...]
Jun 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 Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz.