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  • Saturday, September 21 ● 3:00-5:00pm (Cardinal Room) Celebrate Hobbit Day with crafts, games, and food fit for a hobbit! Come dressed as your favorite character for the costume contest!

    By Staci T.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Are You Tougher Than a Boy Scout? (Not Rated) Are You Tougher Than a Boy Scout? is an exciting yet moving, reality competition series wherein 6 elite Boy Scouts will compete against different ...

    By Cristella

  • Join us to learn the basics of finding, applying for, and landing the job of your dreams. Shawn Neal of Anderson Creative Solutions will present on three topics: finding jobs online at 5:00, resume creation at 6:00, and interview success at 7:00. Come for all or part of the event to learn the skills ...

    By Liz O.

  • Tuesday, September 17 ● 5:30-7:30pm (Cardinal Room) Jackie Robinson's story is told in this biopic from writer/director Brian Helgeland. Robinson paved a new road for minorities by being the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball since the racial barrier was put in place in the ...

    By Staci T.

  • Looking to fund your college education? Join us Monday, September 16 at 6:00pm to get started. One of the nation’s experts on student aid, Mark Kantrowitz of Finaid.org and Fastweb.com, will cover resources and strategies for finding and winning scholarships, how to ace interviews and essays, and ...

    By Liz O.

  • Starting Monday, the Anderson Public Library will be taking part in the Big Library Read program. Library card holders will be able to borrow and enjoy eBook and audiobook versions of the Big Library Read book, Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth by Jane O'Connor, from September 16 through September 30 by ...

    By Liz O.