Children


Come join us for many exciting and fun programs at the Anderson County Library Children’s Department including story time, performances, tours, after school programs, and special guests! Want to find out more about what the Library has for kids? Check out our Children’s Services page!

Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powdersville Branch
These puppies are out of this world! Space Buddies is rated G.
Jun 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Iva Branch
Explore a world of fun and stories with Ronald McDonald! Ronald will bring his signature blend of magic to the library, the moon, and back!
Jun 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:15 pm Belton Branch
Join Marvel’s band of lovable misfits as they try to save the galaxy.
Jun 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Creating the Future NOW! “Youvillage” Celebration & Sharing! A festive celebration (with food, drinks and music from around the world!) where everyone will share their creative village.
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
Explore a world of fun and stories with Ronald McDonald! Ronald will bring his signature blend of magic to the library, the moon, and back!
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
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.[...]
Jun 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Pendleton Branch
Explore a world of fun and stories with Ronald McDonald! Ronald will bring his signature blend of magic to the library, the moon, and back!
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
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[...]
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
Explore a world of fun and stories with Ronald McDonald! Ronald will bring his signature blend of magic to the library, the moon, and back!
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jun 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Main Library
Explore a world of fun and stories with Ronald McDonald! Ronald will bring his signature blend of magic to the library, the moon, and back!
Jun 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jun 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
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[...]
Jun 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Lander Memorial Branch
Join cartoonist J. Chris Campbell and create your own rocket and robot comic book art! Supplies provided.
Jun 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Jennie Erwin Branch
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[...]
Jun 30 @ 9:45 am – 11:55 am Main Library
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.        [...]
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jul 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
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!
Jul 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
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[...]
Jul 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jul 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jul 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
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[...]
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powdersville Branch
It’s a high-flying adventure in Fly Me to the Moon, rated G.
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Belton Branch
Fly off in an adventure with the Jetsons! Rated G.
Jul 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powdersville Branch
We’ll read a story in English and read it again in Spanish.  Afterwards, we’ll show you how to make a terrific craft!
Jul 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
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!
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5