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.

 

Jul
19
Fri
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Use equipment, crafting supplies, and more in the Electric City Creative. 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 x.114.

Jul
22
Mon
Fun Flix in the Library @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fun Flix in the Library @ Powdersville Branch Library

NOW PLAYING! The Muppets from Space (G): Gonzo searches for his past in this extraterrestrial adventure.

Jul
23
Tue
Teen Anime and Manga Academy @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 23 @ 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.

Jul
24
Wed
Cosmic Paper Lantern Crafting @ Powdersville Branch Library
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cosmic Paper Lantern Crafting @ Powdersville Branch Library

Create a light-up paper lantern to decorate your indoor living space. Materials provided.

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

Jul
25
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 25 @ 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.

Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Youth Yoga @ Anderson Main Library

Enjoy a bit of peace and relaxation in the busy summer with a yoga retreat. No experience needed. Bring your own mat or use one of ours. Parents welcome. Taught by certified yoga instructor. Limited to 18 participants. First-time attendees will need to sign a waiver.

Ages 8-18 welcomed.

Jul
26
Fri
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Use equipment, crafting supplies, and more in the Electric City Creative. 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 x.114.

Rockin’ Rockets @ Pendleton Branch Library
Jul 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Rockin' Rockets @ Pendleton Branch Library

Want to build your own rocket?

Over the course of 3 sessions, teens will use STEM concepts and learn how to build a rocket from scratch.

At the last session, finished rockets will be launched!

Ages 12-18

Jul
30
Tue
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library

Play video games, board games, card games and more during open gaming.

Choose from Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 VR, Xbox, and assorted board and card games or bring your favorite games from home to share! Games and gaming systems available on a first come, first served basis.

Ages 12-18

Aug
1
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Aug 1 @ 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.