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  • Nursery Rhyme Olympics (6-12 years) Monday, June 6 2:30pm-3:30pm Cardinal Room Participate in some fun nursery-rhyme-related races and relays. Examples are the Mother Goose Waddle Race and the Simple Simon Pie Plate Balancing activity. A snack will be provided.

    By Staci T.

  • Join us for free snacks and a different teen movie every Monday this summer from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. We're starting the summer with Avengers: Age of Ultron on June 6. When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it's up to ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL's annual Summer Reading Program will kick off with a field day in the 12th Street parking lot of the Main Library on Saturday, June 4 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. This all-ages event will feature outdoor games and races, a Cornhole tournament, and a sidewalk chalk drawing contest. A prize will be given to ...

    By Liz O

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman A LibraryReads Favorite for May 2016. Britt-Marie can’t stand mess. A disorganized cutlery drawer ranks high on her list of unforgivable sins. She begins ...

    By Cristella

  • In honor of Memorial Day Anderson Public Library will be closed on Monday, May 30th. The library will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, May 31st.

    By Matthew

  • Join the Gr8Books Club, an 8-week, upside-down book club where you hear about the book and then you read it! At each club meeting, you and your friends will get to explore a book through amazing activities that may include guest speakers, special snacks, games, and art. Best of all, the first 25 club ...

    By Staci T.