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  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, January 18 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.

  • APL will host the Project Fairy Godmother Prom Dress Giveaway on Saturday, March 11, 2017 to provide gently used dresses for this year’s prom-goers. We are collecting donations of dresses, shoes, and other prom accessories for the giveaway from Monday, January 9 through Thursday, March 9. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Kids and teens are invited to play GIANT Hungry, Hungry Hippos on Wednesday, January 11 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. Play as a sibling team or against your siblings in a friendly competition. Players are welcome to come alone or bring friends or family members.

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Florence Foster Jenkins (Rated PG-13) Set in 1940s New York, Florence Foster Jenkins is the true story of the legendary New York heiress and socialite (Meryl Streep) who obsessively pursued her dream ...

    By Cristella

  • Teens, join us for free snacks and a movie on Wednesday, January 25 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room! Vote at the Information Services desk for the movie you want to see by the end of the day on Wednesday, January 18. One vote per person, please. The movie with the most votes wins! Choices are: The ...

    By Liz O.

  • In celebration of the New Year's holiday Anderson Public Library will be closed on Saturday, December 31st and Sunday, January 1st. The library will resume normal operating hours on Monday, January 2nd.

    By Matthew