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!

Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Powdersville Branch
We bring the Legos, you bring your imagination. And if you can imagine a lot, no telling what you will build! Bring a friend and meet new ones.
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Let’s explore Neuroplasticity! Spend this month playing exciting games that will stretch and twist your brain. Challenge yourself and others to create a Super Self!
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 24 @ 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.[...]
Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Join us for some deliciously spooky stories and snacks around the “campfire.” Perfect for ages 5 – 12. It is sure to be a scream!
Oct 25 @ 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[...]
Oct 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Jennie Erwin Branch
Ages 1-5
Oct 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 26 @ 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[...]
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Main Library
School’s out so wear your costume and join us for stories, crafts and a treat!  Happening at 4 different times during the day – 10am, 12pm, 2pm, and 6pm. Registration is requested but not required.[...]
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Let’s explore Neuroplasticity, playing exciting games that will stretch and twist your brain. Challenge yourself and others to create a Super Self!
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Oct 31 @ 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.[...]
Nov 1 @ 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[...]
Nov 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 2 @ 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[...]
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
What makes us connect and feel the music we love?  Explore the phenomenal world of music and dance as we travel to different countries, learning native dances and adding our own “flava” to the routines.
Nov 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 7 @ 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.[...]
Nov 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books and the release of the newest book, The Getaway! Play a Wimpy Kid-inspired bingo and a drawing challenge, plus enjoy snacks. Kids will have a chance[...]
Nov 8 @ 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[...]
Nov 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Jennie Erwin Branch
Ages 1-5
Nov 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Nov 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.