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  • April Book Club: The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett

    April Book Club: The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett

    Our April Book Club selection is The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett, a comedy novella featuring the Platinum Queen, Elizabeth II (and her Platinum Corgis). A Book Discussion on The Uncommon Reader will be held at Anderson Public Library on Tuesday, April 26th from 6:00 – 7:00 pm. Each person who registers for the book […]

  • Storytime Returns March 29

    Storytime Returns March 29

    APL Youth and Family Services In-person Storytime will resume Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am beginning on March 29th, 2022.

  • Children’s Library: March Book Talk

    Children’s Library: March Book Talk

    Looking for new books for your newly independent reader? Youth and Family Services Manager Jennifer Sullivan has been hard at work refreshing our collection of Juvenile chapter books and graphic novels. Watch the video or browse the list below to see her picks for March. New Copies of Beloved Classics The Mouse and the Motorcycle […]

  • Abigail Adams Live Speaker Event

    Abigail Adams Live Speaker Event

    Saturday, May 7, 2022 (Original date, April 2, was postponed) 2:00 – 3:00 pm Anderson Public Library 114 N Main St Lawrenceburg, KY 40342 Meeting Room B Anderson Public Library is pleased to welcome historical interpreter Sarah Walsh, who will be appearing live over Zoom as Abigail Adams for a one-time special event at Anderson […]

  • March Book Club: The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

    March Book Club: The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

    Anderson Public Library Adult Services are delighted to announce that in-person events are returning to the library this spring! We’re kicking the season off with our March Book Club on The Hating Game by Australian comedy-romance writer Sally Thorne. A limited-attendance in-person Book Discussion event will be held at the library on Tuesday, March 29, […]

  • The Seed Library is open!

    The Seed Library is open!

    Free seeds are available at the Anderson Public Library circulation desk, while supplies last! Members of the public can choose up to: 20 Fruit/Vegetable seed packets total 10 Flower/Herb seed packets total 2 seed packets of any one type To get your free seeds, fill out a Seed Order Form, available at the circulation desk, […]

  • Intro to Chinese New Year

    Intro to Chinese New Year

    Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival, is celebrated across Asia, and is a national holiday in many countries including Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Singapore, as well as in China. Lunar New Year begins on a slightly different date each year–depending on when the new moon near the end […]

  • eCookbooks to inspire your Super Bowl Snacks

    eCookbooks to inspire your Super Bowl Snacks

    To celebrate the Super Bowl and root on the Bengals this weekend, I put together a list of titles available to download (with your APL Card Number and PIN) from Kentucky Libraries Unbound, available through OverDrive or the Libby App. Whether your party is big or small, you should be able to find something fun, […]

  • Blind Date with a Book is Back!

    Blind Date with a Book is Back!

    During the month of February, willing patrons are invited to pick a book from our Blind Date with a Book display. The books are wrapped to keep them a mystery until the reader is ready to meet their “date,” though the labels on the books are color-coded by genre and contain clues to the book’s […]

  • Anti-Valentine’s Day Booklist: Romance Gone Wrong

    Anti-Valentine’s Day Booklist: Romance Gone Wrong

    Not everyone is in love with Valentine’s Day, so in addition to our Blind Date with a Book display, we have a collection of books that dwell on the dark side of romance and relationships. Below are featured descriptions of a sampling of the books on the list. To view the full booklist, and reserve […]