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  • 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.

  • Ever wish you could watch the Quidditch World Cup, or hang out in the OASIS of Ernest Cline's Ready Player One? You may find a new favorite book on this list! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Court of Fives by Kate Elliot In this imaginative escape into enthralling new ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you thinking about joining the military after high school? Sergeant First Class Cymande Mason will discuss the process of joining the Army and how the Army can help you along your college or career path at an open forum on Wednesday, May 25 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm in the Delaware Room. She and other ...

    By Liz O.