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  • APL is hosting Great Writers, Right Here, our eighth annual local authors showcase, on Saturday, December 12, 12:00pm to 4:30pm. We're highlighting books by participating authors and sharing some fun facts about them here on the blog. Stop by the showcase to meet these writers and get signed copies of ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you excited for The Force Awakens? Geek out with us! Join us for free showings at the Main Library of all of the Star Wars movies leading up to the release of Episode VII in theaters on December 18! Experience a large screen format and enjoy free popcorn and refreshments, courtesy of the Friends of ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Anderson Public Library's eighth annual Local Authors Showcase will be Saturday, December 12, 12:00pm-4:30pm. We're going to have a series of posts leading up to the event introducing the visiting authors and their works in their own words. Here's Part 2 of our introductions. You can read Part 1 of the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Beginning January 4, 2016 the Lapel Branch Library will have expanded evening hours. The new hours of operation will be: Monday-Thursday, 12:00pm-8:00pm; closed Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The change in hours was approved by the Board of Trustees on October 21 with the aim to provide area students ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Brain with David Eagleman (Not Rated) The series, hosted by Dr. David Eagleman, neuroscientist, New York Times best-selling author and a Guggenheim Fellow, reveals the human story by blending ...

    By Cristella

  • Calling all teen gamers! Join us Thursday December 3, 2015 6:00-7:30 pm in the Cardinal Room, for an evening of video and board games. Build your own world with Minecraft, jump between worlds in Portal, or be a young Luke Skywalker and fix R2D2 in Star Wars Operation. Snacks will be provided. Grades ...

    By Leanne B.