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  • Verna Whitworth Some of my fondest memories from elementary school are of of the times that Verna came to visit our school. We all went to the gymnasium and sang along while Verna played the piano. One of my favorite songs from her school visits was “I’m Bringing Home a Baby Bumble Bee, ...

    By Vickie P.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Bad Moms (Rated R) Three overstressed, overworked mothers (Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn) decide to blow off their responsibilities and have some fun, but their wild ways cause them to ...

    By Cristella

  • Join us for free snacks and a showing of Finding Dory on Wednesday, December 14 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way. (Rated PG, 97 minutes. ...

    By Unknown

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his ...

    By Cristella

  • Anderson Public Library will host an after-hours ALL-IN Block Party on Friday, December 9 from 5:30pm–7:30pm. This exciting, free and family-friendly event is designed to encourage the citizens of Anderson and Madison County to engage with the community and make the state of Indiana even better. ...

    By Danielle A.

  • From 1930 to 2004, the State Theater, provided entertainment in downtown Anderson.  Innovative when it first opened, it went through numerous changes in both the movie industry and American society.

    By Bill