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  • The city of Anderson played a major role in the history of the American automobile industry--and not just in regard to General Motors subsidiaries Delco-Remy and Guide Lamp. In fact, numerous automobiles were manufactured in Anderson, the majority of which are long since forgotten. Listen as John L. Rupp of the Center for Automotive History discusses the cars produced in Anderson during the automotive boom.

    By Bill

  • Join us for this open house style program and create a rubberband helicopter, play a game with a paper helicopter that you make, and learn about our Summer Reading Program for 2017. Registration is required by calling 641-2448 or signing up online. Come on up to the library with your friends and have ...

    By KCG

  • The story of Anderson High School stretches back to the middle of the nineteenth century. It starts with the second school house in Anderson, a frame building erected at the corner of Twelfth Street and Main Street. This building served as the county seminary, high school and kindergarten combined. ...

    By Elaine

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, May 3, 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 grades ...

    By Liz O.

  • Boogie on down to the library! Introduce your little one to early literacy experiences with books, rhymes, and songs. Fun, friends, and babies! Who could want anything more? Monday, May 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29 10:30-11:30am Cardinal Room

    By KCG

  • Join us in the children's department for an Hour of Code™ "The 'Hour of Code™' is a nationwide initiative by Computer Science Education Week and Code.org to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming." Come up with some friends for a fun evening ...

    By KCG