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  • 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.

  • Teens, drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, June 1 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. Sign up for Summer Reading while you’re here and get a bonus prize!

    By Liz O.

  • APL’s annual Summer Reading Program will run June 1 through July 30 this year. Community members of all ages may sign up at the Children’s or Information Services desk at the Main Library or at the Lapel Branch Library beginning June 1 and receive a personal playbook with reading- and ...

    By Liz O.