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  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Beauty and the Beast (Rated PG) Bill Condon (Dreamgirls) directed this live-action retelling of the Disney animated classic from 1991. As before, this fairy tale centers on a young woman named Belle ...

    By Cristella

  • Travel the world with Gr8books! Let your summer reading list transport you through time and space! Visit Southern Sudan in the 1980s, modern-day Kazakhstan, 1960s Germany, or travel from Mexico to California in 1930 in the return of your upside-down book club. Where will you go? The first 8 kids to ...

    By KCG

  • Build a boat, see if it will float, and determine how heavy a load it can carry and not sink! We will also play a game called Flap the Kipper. You will get your sea legs exploring boats! Wednesday, June 21 1:00-2:00pm Cardinal Room

    By KCG

  • The Anderson Model Railroad Club meets every Thursday evening, between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on the third floor of Anderson Public Library. They also meet every other Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. During these times, children who bring their parent(s) with them, are welcome to go behind the scenes and see ...

    By Vickie P.

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, June 21, 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.

  • Travel the world with Gr8books! Let your summer reading list transport you through time and space! Visit Southern Sudan in the 1980s, modern-day Kazakhstan, 1960s Germany, or travel from Mexico to California in 1930 in the return of your upside-down book club. Where will you go? The first 8 kids to ...

    By KCG