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  • We’re celebrating National Library Week and National Poetry Month with a book spine poetry contest! To enter: 1.Choose your books 2. Line them up 3. Take a picture 4. Tweet that picture to us (@andersonlibrary), share it with us on Facebook, or email it to us at aplpoetry@gmail.com between ...

    By Liz O.

  • In honor of National Poetry Month, here are five classic books of poems and stories in verse. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein If you are a dreamer, come in, If you are a dreamer, A wisher, a liar, A hope-er, a pray-er, A magic ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish by John Hargrove Over the course of two decades, John Hargrove worked with 20 different whales on two continents and at ...

    By Cristella

  • Preschool Promenade

    Apr 2015 01

    Preschool Promenade (4-5 years) Thursdays, April 2, 9, 16, and 23 10:30am (Cardinal Room) This absorbing story time is sure to stir your preschooler’s imagination by linking stories with creative dramatic play and art experiences. We include lots of sound and word play through rhymes and ...

    By Staci T.

  • In celebration of the Easter holiday Anderson Public Library will be closed on Sunday, April 5th. The library will resume normal operating hours on Monday, April 6th.

    By Matthew

  • Toddler Tango

    Mar 2015 31

    Toddler Tango (2-3 years) Wednesdays, April 1, 8, 15, and 22 10:30am (Cardinal Room) You and your toddler will love this engaging story time designed to inspire creativity with lots of ooey, gooey sensory play and art experiences. This is a messy affair, so wear some old ...

    By Staci T.