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Month: December 2021

  • Book Recommendation: Firekeeper’s Daughter

    Book Recommendation: Firekeeper’s Daughter

    Book Title: Firekeeper’s Daughter Book Author: Angeline Boulley Call Number: YA FIC BOUL Recommended by: Jennifer Sullivan, Youth & Family Services Manager Jennifer’s Review: This is an own-voices book that depicts tribal life from the point of view of a teenage girl. It has a very compelling plot with a strong female protagonist. The book […]

  • Hank’s “horse-tacular” visit to APL

    Hank’s “horse-tacular” visit to APL

    Hank the Rescue Horse and his mom and advocate Tammi Regan were Guests of Honor of the City of Lawrenceburg and Anderson County in a festive, informal ceremony held in the Anderson Public Library on Wednesday. Hank’s adoring public looked on as Tammi led the magnificent horse to the Children’s Library rotunda, where a selection […]

  • Four Questions: Youth and Family Services Manager Jennifer Sullivan

    Four Questions: Youth and Family Services Manager Jennifer Sullivan

    I came up with four questions to ask our new Youth and Family Services Manager, Jennifer Sullivan, to help our members get to know her better through her own words. We are excited to have such a thoughtful and passionate librarian on board! Jan Moffett, APL Digital Content Coordinator What made you decide Anderson Public […]

  • Holiday Hours

    Holiday Hours

    The Anderson Public Library will be closed the following days: Christmas Eve, Friday Dec. 24, 2021 Christmas Day, Saturday, Dec. 25, 2021 New Year’s Eve, Friday, Dec. 31, 2021 New Year’s Day, Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022 Thank you, and have a wonderful holiday season!

  • Special Holiday Pajama Storytime Dec 23

    Special Holiday Pajama Storytime Dec 23

    There will be a special Holiday Pajama Storytime this Thursday evening, December 23 from 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Wear your coziest pajamas (or your ugliest Christmas sweater) and join Ms. Jennifer for some cozy Christmas stories in the Children’s Library Rotunda!

  • Meet Hank the Rescue Horse Dec 22!

    Meet Hank the Rescue Horse Dec 22!

    Hank the Rescue Horse will be visiting Anderson Public Library on Wednesday, Dec. 22 at 2:00 pm, with his mom (he is under 18!) to receive his library card! To learn more about Hank, visit https://www.forhankssake.org/hank, and stay tuned to our website, Facebook, and Instagram for updates!

  • Adventurous Science Fiction on Display

    Adventurous Science Fiction on Display

    We have a collection of science fiction adventures in our shelf display for December! Click on one of the titles below to read a description or reserve:

  • Lion’s Club Peace Poster Contest Entries on Display

    Lion’s Club Peace Poster Contest Entries on Display

    Our local entries to the 2021-2022 Lions Club International Peace Poster Contest will be on display in the library vestibule throughout December. The local contest winning poster, “Peace has no race, color or gender, but it connects us all as humans” by Olivia Carson, 7th grade, 12 years of age, has been forwarded for judging […]