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  • The Friends of Anderson Public Library is a nonprofit group dedicated to supporting and improving library services and resources. Located on the third floor of the Main Library, the Friends organize and implement their popular book sales. And the Friends need your help! Volunteers are needed to sort and ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Saturday, April 23 2:30-3:30pm Cardinal Room You’re invited to William Shakespeare’s 452nd birthday! Join us for games, crafts and snacks! Learn to bandy words by creating your own Shakespearean insults!

    By Staci T,

  • Preschool Promenade

    Apr 2016 14

    Preschool Promenade (4-5years) Thursday, April 14, 21, and 28 10:30am-11:30am 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.

  • Join us on Thursday, April 21 for "A Lesson in Hope" with author Philip Gulley. Gulley is a Quaker pastor and writer and speaker from Danville, Indiana. An eclectic writer, Gulley has published 20 books, including the acclaimed Harmony series chronicling life in the eccentric Quaker community of ...

    By Liz O.

  • Is DNA all Greek to you? Join us Wednesday, April 20 at 6:00pm for a workshop on using DNA for genealogy research, presented by Genealogy Librarian Sara Allen of the Allen County Public Library. Allen will discuss the three major tests for genealogists -- Y-DNA, mtDNA, and autosomal -- and how they can ...

    By Liz O.

  • Imitating Art (8-12 years) Thursdays, April 7, 14 5:30pm-6:30pm Cardinal Room Come and create artwork that imitates the techniques of famous artists. We will explore the works of Monet, Pollock, Matisse, Seurat, and Mondrian. Wear old clothes. Registration is required by calling 641-2448.

    By Staci T.