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What's Happening @ APL

October 2018

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Multiple sessions throughout October!

An evil scientist has been piecing together the horrifying sequel to Dr. Frankenstein's monster. Can you find the clues and solve the puzzles left behind before time runs out in order to prevent his research from falling into the wrong hands?
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Monster Academy
October 8 -12 & October 15 - 17
2:00 - 3:00pm

Release your inner monster by attending our Monster Academy! Perfect one of your monster skills each day!

Mini Monsters (grades K-2)
Monster Academy (grades 3-6)
Learn more!
Are you an elementary teacher? Click here to view our Educator News newsletter!

Upcoming Programs and Events


Messy Mess

When: Monday, October 01, 2018 11:00 AM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Children's Department

Come make messy messes at the library! Don't worry, the librarians clean up all those important experiences and explorations. Wear some old clothes because things will get messy!



Tween Time

When: Monday, October 01, 2018 5:00 PM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Blue Room (Children's Dept.)

No parents or siblings* allowed! Tween Time is for tweens only. This program is focused around activities that tweens enjoy and is based largely on their input. Join us to meet some new friends, have some fun, and share your opinion with the library.

*Siblings are allowed if they fall within the grades 3-6.



Frankenstein 2.0: An Escape Room

When: Monday, October 01, 2018 6:00 PM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Community Technology Center

An evil scientist has been piecing together the horrifying sequel to Dr. Frankenstein’s monster. Can you find the clues and solve the puzzles left behind before time runs out in order to prevent his research from falling into the wrong hands?

Participants should arrive 10 minutes prior to the start time to receive instructions. Please meet in Study Room C. Late arrivals will not be admitted due to the time-sensitive nature of an escape room experience. Registration is required. For ages 12-99!



Toddler Storytime: Read Me a Story

When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 10:30 AM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Children's Department

Read Me a Story is a traditional library toddler storytime with a Hootenanny-style song sing. New friendships will bloom, marvelous discoveries will be made, and, best of all, it happens in that place of dazzling magnificence: Your Library!





DIY Discovery

When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 4:00 PM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Cardinal Room

Come discover a new hobby at the library! We will have special guests visiting to share their hobbies with us, you never know what you will discover at the library. * Registration is encouraged, attendance is limited to 15.

We will be learning about food preparation and making guacamole.



Literary Lab

When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 4:30 PM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Children's Department

Join us for a story and activity focused around the elements of STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. At this program, there is no wrong answer. Let your creative juices flow to problem solve and explore our activity. Adults must be present with their child during this program.



Frankenstein 2.0: An Escape Room

When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 6:00 PM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Community Technology Center

An evil scientist has been piecing together the horrifying sequel to Dr. Frankenstein’s monster. Can you find the clues and solve the puzzles left behind before time runs out in order to prevent his research from falling into the wrong hands?

Participants should arrive 10 minutes prior to the start time to receive instructions. Please meet in Study Room C. Late arrivals will not be admitted due to the time-sensitive nature of an escape room experience. Registration is required. For ages 12-99!



Tinker Tots

When: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 10:30 AM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Children's Department

Young children are insatiably curious. During Tinker Tots we will provide activities that encourage exploration and problem solving. Activities will include the components of STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.



What!?! Wednesday

When: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 4:00 PM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Children's Department

It's late Wednesday afternoon, you should be at the library. Why, you ask? Well, we don't like to get into specifics, but can guarantee that after your visit, you'll be asking, "What just happened?!?"



ARTastic

When: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 4:30 PM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Blue Room (Children's Dept.)

Feeling creative? Come experience the many forms of art and create unique pieces that will represent YOU! No skill required.



Preschool Storytime: Little Bookworms

When: Thursday, October 04, 2018 10:30 AM
Where: Anderson Public Library at Children's Department

Little Bookworm is a traditional library preschool storytime with a Hootenanny-style song sing. New friendships will bloom, marvelous discoveries will be made, and, best of all, it happens in that place of dazzling magnificence: Your Library!





See all October events and classes
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Friday, October 12 & Saturday, October 13
Noon - 4:30pm

Don't miss the Friends of the Library sale! Monthly sales are open to the public and are located on the third floor of the Main Library. You'll find gently used books, movies, and more--something for all ages and interests! You never know what treasures you might find!
 
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