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  • Thanks to a Historic Preservation Education Grant from Indiana Landmarks, Indiana Humanities, and the National Endowment for the Humanities, The Anderson Center for the Arts has received funds for a project to survey the stained glass of Madison County. Their immediate plan is to develop a walking tour ...

    By Liz O.

  • Toddler Tango

    Sep 2015 30

    Toddler Tango (2-3 years) Cardinal Room Tuesdays 10:30am October 6, 13, 20, and 27 You and your toddler will love this engaging story time designed to inspire creativity with lots of ooey, gooey sensory play and art experiences. This is a messy affair, so wear some old clothes.

    By Staci T.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Above the Waterfall by Ron Rash Les, a long-time sheriff just three-weeks from retirement, contends with the ravages of crystal meth and his own duplicity in his small Appalachian town. Becky, a park ...

    By Cristella

  • Boogie Woogie Babies (birth-2 years) Cardinal Room Mondays 10:30am October 5, 12, 19, and 26 Boogie on down to the library! Introduce your little one to early literacy experiences with books, rhymes, and songs.

    By Staci T.

  • Join us to watch the best of the worst! Enjoy free popcorn and refreshments while you riff on some spectacularly bad films on our B-Movie Mondays, starting October 5. All films will begin at 6:00pm in the Cardinal Room on the third floor of the Main Library. October 5 - Plan 9 from Outer Space (Unrated, ...

    By Danielle A.

  • At the Anderson Public Library, we will always defend your freedom to read whatever you want. But during Banned Books Week (September 27-October 3), we want to highlight some great reads that have been banned or challenged for various reasons. Some are new books, and some are old favorites. Not every ...

    By Liz O.