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  • Teens, join us for free snacks and a movie on Wednesday, January 25 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room! Vote at the Information Services desk for the movie you want to see by the end of the day on Wednesday, January 18. One vote per person, please. The movie with the most votes wins! Choices are: The ...

    By Liz O.

  • In celebration of the New Year's holiday Anderson Public Library will be closed on Saturday, December 31st and Sunday, January 1st. The library will resume normal operating hours on Monday, January 2nd.

    By Matthew

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, January 4 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 ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you a singer? Poet? Comedian? Share your talent at Open Mic Night on Tuesday, January 3, 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room! You can get as creative as you'd like, but please keep all performances library-appropriate. Teen programs are for those in grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • In celebration of the Christmas holiday Anderson Public Library will be closed on Saturday, December 24th and Sunday, December 25th. The library will resume normal operating hours on Monday, December 26th.

    By Matthew

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion by Paul Bloom We often think of our capacity to experience the suffering of others as the ultimate source of goodness. Many of our wisest ...

    By Cristella