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!

Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Feb 26 @ 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!
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Design and create your own journal as we read and explore Why Am I Me? Ages 8-12
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Iva Branch
Ages 1-5
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Feb 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.[...]
Feb 27 @ 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.
Feb 28 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am Main Library
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also[...]
Feb 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds[...]
Feb 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Jennie Erwin Branch
Ages 1-5
Feb 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Mar 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Mar 1 @ 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[...]
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
We will have snacks, games and a story or two; our celebration of Dr. Seuss wont’ be complete without you! Registration is required. Call 864-260-4500 x158 or come by the Children’s Department to register.
Mar 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Each Saturday we will have an unique story program that will incorporate books, songs, simple crafts, and interactive play.
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Bring a white t-shirt.  We will fold it, scrunch it & dip it as you create one of a kind tie dye designs using the Itajime Shibori techniques. Registration required. Call  (864) 260-4500 x158
Mar 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Pendleton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Mar 6 @ 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.[...]
Mar 7 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am Main Library
For ages 0-18 months. Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also[...]
Mar 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Ages 0-18 months Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and perform fingerplays. We use play to help develop cognitive, physical, and emotional skills building a healthy relationship between you and your baby. Play also builds[...]
Mar 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Powdersville Branch
For ages 1-5.
Mar 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Belton Branch
For ages 1-5.
Mar 8 @ 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[...]
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powdersville Branch
Experience a mystical combination of history and lore through traditional Celtic music. All ages will enjoy this performance by Castlebay members Julia Lane and Fred Gosbee who will entertain with poignant ballads and joyous dance[...]
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Main Library
Experience a mystical combination of history and lore through traditional Celtic music. All ages will enjoy this performance by Castlebay members Julia Lane and Fred Gosbee who will entertain with poignant ballads and joyous dance[...]
Mar 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Main Library
Each Saturday we will have an unique story program that will incorporate books, songs, simple crafts, and interactive play.
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lander Memorial Branch
For ages 1-5.
Mar 12 @ 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!
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Main Library
Bring a white t-shirt! We will fold it, scrunch it, & dip it as you create one of a kind tie dye design using natural dyes made from food! Registration Required  (864) 260-4500 x158