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  • Looking for your next great read? We're showcasing our favorite new and upcoming titles at MUGS Coffee & Tea, 3627 Nichol Avenue, on Thursday, December 4 at 6:00pm. We'll talk about books from every genre, from mysteries to science fiction to biographies, so you're sure to find something you'll ...

    By Liz O.

  • If school is closed but the library is open, stop in for fun and surprises. Come and go! For children ages 6-12. Questions regarding APL’s children’s programming? Call Children’s Services at 641-2448 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.net.

    By Matthew

  • " Be a Smart Cookie!" in November Children from birth to twelve years old can earn prizes for reading 200 minutes or more during the month of November. Register and keep track of reading time online at www.andersonlibrary.net between November 1 and November 29. Prizes are available at the ...

    By Matthew

  • Are you participating in National Novel Writing Month? Have you already written a book? If you're wondering how to take your book from your hard drive (or notebook, if you're old school like this writer!) to other people's physical or digital bookshelves, join us next Monday, November 17 at 6:00pm for ...

    By Liz O.

  • For everyone out there participating in NaNoWriMo, here are five character exercises to help you break through writer's block and add momentum to your writing. 1. The worst possible thing What is the worst possible thing that could happen to your main character? Write that scene. Now, how can you make ...

    By Liz O.

  • All ages are invited to APL's sixth annual International Games Day events! Join us on the third floor of the Main Library this Saturday, November 15 between 1:00pm and 4:00pm for a variety of fun and games! Staff from The Danger Room (833 E. 53rd St., Anderson) will be on the third floor landing ...

    By Danielle A.