Teens


The Gambrell Teen Room and Electric City Creative – a makerspace for tweens, teens and adults – are located on the 2nd floor of the Anderson Main Library.

Check the calendar below for monthly and special programs for teens, including anime club, makerspace programs, tech days, and gaming.

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Want to be more involved? Fill out an application to join TAG – the Teen Advisory Group – and share your ideas about activities, books, and more.

 

Sep
24
Tue
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Vote for the anime/manga you want to watch, enjoy snacks and conversation with fellow fans, and more! Anime will be rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens 12-18 years old or 7th-12th graders.

Sep
26
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 26 @ 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.

Sep
30
Mon
Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use Google Cardboard or a PlayStation 4 to experience virtual reality with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class size limited, registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.

Ages 12+.

Oct
2
Wed
Geo Pumpkin @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Geo Pumpkin @ Anderson Main Library

“Carve” a geometric piece of art to decorate your Autumn. Materials provided.

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

Oct
3
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 3 @ 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.

Oct
8
Tue
Candy Science Fair @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Candy Science Fair @ Anderson Main Library

Science experiments + food + candy: what’s not to love?

Learn something new – and get free candy too!

Ages: 12-18.

Registration required: (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or email teens@andersonlibrary.org.

Program presented in partnership with the Salvation Army’s Boys and Girls Club.

Oct
9
Wed
Geo Pumpkins @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Geo Pumpkins @ Powdersville Branch Library

“Carve” a geometric piece of art to decorate your Autumn. Materials provided.

Registration required: call 864-295-1190 or email adultprograms@andersonlibrary.org.

Oct
10
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 10 @ 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.

Oct
12
Sat
For Teens Only: Unplugged @ Powdersville Branch Library
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For Teens Only: Unplugged @ Powdersville Branch Library

A monthly creative program for teens at Powdersville Library.

This month: perform your best slam poetry, dramatic reading, or acoustic music. First prize gets a gift card. Get those finger snaps ready!

Oct
14
Mon
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use a Brother sewing machine with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class limited to 4 participants, ages 12+.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org