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  • Are you thinking about starting your own business? The Anderson/Madison County Black Chamber of Commerce will provide an overview of the steps required to register a business with both the state and the federal government at this workshop on Monday, January 5 at 5:30pm. Presenters will help attendees ...

    By Liz O.

  • Meet the new Teen Librarian and join fellow teens for pizza and a movie on our big screen in the Cardinal Room on Tuesday, December 23 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. An Indian teen in France goes to work for his father's culinary adversary in this drama based on the bestselling novel by Richard C. Morais. Put ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Boston Girl: A Novel by Anita Diamant Addie Baum is The Boston Girl, born in 1900 to immigrant parents who were unprepared for and suspicious of America and its effect on their three daughters. ...

    By Cristella

  • Want to escape the winter weather? Check out these books that take place in completely different worlds! Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Red Rising by Pierce Brown Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow ...

    By Liz O.

  • If school is closed but the library is open, stop in for fun and surprises. Come and go! For children ages 6-12. Questions regarding APL’s children’s programming? Call Children’s Services at 641-2448 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.net.

    By Matthew

  • Cardholders can now check out an unlimited number of digital magazines through our new service, Flipster. Flipster features popular magazines Consumer Reports, Entertainment Weekly, US Weekly, Time, mental_floss, and more. Read the latest issues in full color on your computer or mobile device. Browse ...

    By Liz O.