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  • The Friends of Anderson Public Library is a nonprofit group dedicated to supporting and improving library services and resources. Located on the third floor of the Main Library, the Friends organize and implement their popular book sales. And the Friends need your help! Volunteers are needed to sort and ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Double fangs and exotic reads this week in new fiction.

    By Matthew A

  • A rich setting can be like another character in a great book. If you're looking for tips to create your own vibrant settings, stop by the Writing Elements meeting this Thursday, June 5 at 6:30pm for writing prompts, exercises, and discussions about setting. Writing Elements is a series of programs that ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, June 2 at 6:00pm as we discuss Jean Shepherd's In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash. In God We Trust, Shepherd's wildly witty reunion with his Indiana hometown, disproves the adage "You can never go back." Bending the ear of Flick, his ...

    By Liz O.

  • Freaks, fashion and the NSA this week in new nonfiction.

    By Matthew A.

  • Are you a writer? Singer? Stand-up comic? Showcase your talents at the APL’s Open Mic Night on Thursday, June 19 at 6:00pm. Whether you’re a performer or are just looking for something fun and free to do on a Thursday night, join us for a sample of Anderson's creative talent. All ...

    By Liz O.