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  • All ages are invited to APL's 8th annual International Games Day events! Join us on the third floor of the Main Library on Saturday, November 19 between 1:00pm and 4:00pm for a variety of fun and games! Librarians and staff from The Danger Room (833 E. 53rd St., Anderson) will be running game ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Are you a singer? Poet? Comedian? Share your talent at Open Mic Night on Tuesday, November 8 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm in the Cardinal Room! You can get as creative as you'd like, but please keep all performances library-appropriate. All teen programs are for those in grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, November 2 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Delaware 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.

  • National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a global challenge to write a book (or as much of a book as you can) in the month of November. Whether you're new to creative writing or have penned hundreds of stories, you're invited to take the challenge and sign up for the Young Writers Program. Your book ...

    By Liz O.

  • Taste unusual foods and learn about the cultures they come from on Tuesday, October 25 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. For those with strong stomachs, we'll have edible ants from Colombia, crickets from Thailand, and grasshoppers from Japan. We'll also have some snacks with fewer legs. Attendance is ...

    By Liz O.

  • NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is a global challenge to write a book (or as much of a book as you can) in the month of November. Join us in the Delaware Room on Tuesday, November 1 as we kick off the challenge with camaraderie and light refreshments from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. Whether you're a ...

    By Liz O.