Blog

Our active team of librarian bloggers deliver fresh content every week. Find new arrivals, information about upcoming library programs, as well as library news and updates.

  • In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Anderson Public Library will be closed on Monday, January 18th. The library will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, January 19th.

    By Matthew

  • Not quite, but he does have a connection to our city. He is the grandson of Robert E. and Maurine Davis Lowe, who were active members of the Anderson community. Robert E. Lowe was born in Columbus, Indiana in 1908 and about 1917 he moved to Anderson where his father, Frank Lowe, worked as a clerk at ...

    By Elaine M.

  • Connect with other business leaders and learn about social media trends at this month's Anderson Digital Media Circle meeting. The group will meet from 8:00am to 10:00am on Thursday, January 28 in the Delaware Room. Attendance is free, but please register in advance. This month's topic is Google ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp by Ben Rawlence Situated hundreds of miles from any other settlement, deep within the inhospitable desert of northern Kenya where ...

    By Cristella

  • Teen Movie Night

    Jan 2016 12

    Hey Teens! Join us for The Mortal Instruments:City of Bones Rating: PG-13. "When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called ...

    By Leanne B.

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda won one of the 2015 MacArthur Genius Awards for Hamilton, a production that employs urban music and a diverse cast to tell the story of Alexander Hamilton, his involvement with the American Revolution and the early republic, and his rivalry with Aaron Burr. If, like this librarian, ...

    By Liz O.