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  • Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day at the library! Come to the Carrdinal Room on Tuesday, September 20 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm for a swashbuckling-good time. Design your crew's flag, go on a treasure hunt, and learn to talk like a pirate over pirate-themed snacks. Costumes are encouraged but not required. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teams of up to four can compete to be the ultimate trivia champions! Join us in the Cardinal Room on Wednesday, September 14, 5:30pm-7:30pm for five rounds of themed questions: Rap/Hip Hop Music, Dystopian Books, Firsts and Lasts (match the given first or last line with the book), Famous Dead Guys/Gals ...

    By Liz O.

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, September 7 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. We'll have party games like Super Smash Brothers, Mario Kart, and Just Dance for the Wii and PS4, as well as classics like Apples to Apples, Jenga, and Uno. Teen programs are for those in ...

    By Liz O.

  • Ever wanted to make your own movies? Join us Wednesday, August 31 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm to get started! We'll learn to make short stop-motion animation films with LEGOs and the Stop Motion Studio app. Grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • Was your favorite book nominated for this year's Teens' Top Ten? Check out the nominees, selected by teen readers throughout the country, and vote for your favorites through October 15. Tell us you voted by tweeting us @andersonlibrary or tagging us @andersonpubliclibrary in a picture of your favorite ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join us for free snacks and a showing of The 5th Wave on Wednesday, August 24 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. 112 minutes, rated PG-13. ...

    By Liz O.