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  • APL will host the Indiana Blood Center Bloodmobile for a community blood drive on Friday, September 19 from noon to 3:00pm. The donation process takes less than an hour. It is recommended that donors have a light snack before donating. Most people are eligible to donate. There are very few causes for ...

    By Danielle A.

  • September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Remember that your library card is your #1 school supply. There is still time to receive a free item for school by showing your library card at the Children's desk, while supplies last. Come do your homework here APL! For ages 5 to 12 years.

    By Matthew A.

  • Join us in the Chief Anderson Room this Tuesday, September 16 at 6:00pm for "Social Security Explained," a free seminar presented by the Society for Financial Awareness (SOFA). Speaker Brad Clark will discuss the different types of social security benefits, eligibility for those benefits, and the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Do you want to learn a new skill or hobby? There’s a book for that! This open-house-style program will feature a new topic each week, but feel free to stop in if you need help with the previous week’s activity. Topics include magic, beginning crochet, origami, card games, and drawing. Let ...

    By Matthew A.

  • Anderson Public Library is seeking a creative, energetic librarian that enjoys working with teens. The Teen Services Librarian plans, coordinates, conducts, and evaluates library programs for teens. The successful candidate will provide programs within the library, at schools, and at other community ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Children Act by Ian McEwan Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge who presides over cases in the family court. She is renowned for her fierce intelligence, exactitude, and sensitivity. But her ...

    By Cristella