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30/30 Gentle Exercise Class

Adults Stay healthy with 30 minutes of low-impact cardiovascular exercise followed by 30 minutes of gentle yoga taught by registered nurse, DJ Liner. Charge for the class is $2.00 per person and open to adults 18+. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Friday, December 9, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Holiday Craft Sale

Join us for a Holiday Craft Sale in the Atrium at the Headquarters Library. Room: Atrium. Category: Special Events. Contact Name: Laura Perricone. Contact Phone: (864) 585-0111. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Polar Express Pajama Party

Kids Christmas is in the air, the weather is cold outside...time to join us for our Polar Express Pajama Party. Enter into our wintery wonderland to sip warm chocolate, munch on popcorn and treats and ride along on this magical adventure. (Wear PJ's and bring a blanket/pillow.). Category: Film Showings. Contact Name: Pam Inman. Contact Phone: 864-474-0421. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pacolet Library.

Family Movie Weekends: Merry Movie Month

All Ages Join us for a screening of "Christmas Chronicles." All ages welcome! Refreshments provided by the library. Category: Film Showings. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

WhoDunIt Mystery Book Club

Adults This month, we'll discuss Heather Gudenkauf's "This is How I Lied," a suspenseful novel about small-town murder, a detective facing her past, and someone desperate to keep the truth buried. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Monday, December 12, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teens Play: Bingo

Teens Play Bingo for a chance to win prizes. For ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Monday, December 12, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Landrum Library.

Teens Play: Harry Potter Trivia Night

Teens Calling all Harry Potter fans. Compete in teams to test your Harry Potter knowledge for prizes. Open to the first 12 teens. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Memory Kline. Contact Phone: 864-439-4759. Monday, December 12, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Monday, December 12, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

World Cup Soccer Trivia (Bilingual Edition)

All Ages Patrons can answer trivia questions dealing with the most curious facts about Soccer and FIFA World Cup. Patrons can play individually or in a team (three-member teams). Share your knowledge in one of two languages (English and Spanish), discover some books to learn more about soccer topics, and more. For teens, families, friends or adults. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Jose Pereira. Contact Phone: 864-203-4501. Monday, December 12, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Woodruff Readers: Evening Edition Book Discussion

Adults Join us on Zoom for our Woodruff Readers: Evening Edition book discussion of "The Bridges of Madison County" by Robert James Waller as well as "Normal People" by Sally Rooney. For a link to the meeting, email wdfcirc@infodepot.org. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-476-8770. Monday, December 12, 2022, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. ONLINE.

CANCELLED - Crunk Cardio

Kids An outrageously fun dance fitness program that is sure to make you move! Room capacity is limited. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Children's Department. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Monday, December 12, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

In Stitches: Knitting Group

Adults We all know that with the holiday season comes a lot of last-minute projects so join us this month for a relaxed meeting where we can work on in-progress projects or start up new ones. Attendance is limited to the first 12, and some supplies will be made available for those who need them. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Annie. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Monday, December 12, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

SCPL & Smitten Kitchen: An Evening with Deb Perelman

Adults Join us for a conversation with Deb Perelman about cooking within the confines of a tiny kitchen, writing a cookbook, and staying so down to earth while being internet famous. We will be celebrating the release of her third cookbook Smitten Kitchen Keepers out November 15. More about Deb Perelman: Deb Perelman shot to fame with her blog Smitten Kitchen where she got her name as the kind of person you might innocently ask what the difference is between summer and winter squash and she’ll go on for about twenty minutes before coming up for air to a cleared room and you soundly snoring. After some time and two successful cookbooks, Deb has finally realized that there are people who might forgive her for such food, cooking and ingredient-obsessed blathering and possibly, even come back for more.  In previous iterations of her so-called career, she’s been a record store shift supervisor, a scrawler of “happy birthday” on bakery cakes, an art therapist and a technology reporter. She likes her current gig – the… Category: Special Events. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3502. Monday, December 12, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM. Headquarters Library.

Bingo Bash

Adults Join us to play Bingo and win prizes. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Teens Make: Holiday Gifts

Teens Craft gifts for friends, family, or yourself by making lip scrubs and custom mugs using our Cricut. Open to the first 15 teens. For ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Sara. Contact Phone: 864-472-8363. Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Inman Library.

Teen Anime Society

Teens Let’s watch an anime that gets us in the holiday spirit. Vote for an anime, create anime-inspired crafts, and eat ramen and festive treats. Anime rated TV-14. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Film Showings. Contact Name: Seth Edwards. Contact Phone: 864-596-3506. Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

Adults Night Out

Adults Enjoy a bite to eat and a steaming cup of coffee as you play Settlers of Catan and other board games at Adults Night Out! Can't find childcare? The Kid's Corner features age-appropriate toys while the Nintendo Switch is perfect for parents and kids who want to game together. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Catie. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Crucial Conversations Book Club

Adults Join us as we discuss the debut coming of age novel "The Girl with the Louding Voice" by the Nigerian author Abi Dare, a story of Adunni, a young girl growing up near Lagos, who struggles to fight against her circumstances to gain education, personal freedom, and confidence. This book club will be virtual over Zoom, please email wescirc@infodepot.org to receive the link. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Jim Schwartz. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. ONLINE.

Virtually Reading Book Club

Adults Join our online book club as we discuss "Murder on the Orient Express" by Agatha Christie. Stop by the Cyrill-Westside Library and check out a copy, then email wescirc@infodepot.org to sign up and receive the Zoom link. Adults only please. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Holly. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. ONLINE.

Music Sandwiched In

All Ages In partnership with the Spartanburg Philharmonic, SCPL is proud to present Music Sandwiched In featuring a performance by Philharmonic Brass. Bring your own lunch or there will be a limited number of boxed lunches available for purchase from Jason's Deli. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Music Programs. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Adult Winter Reading: Rock Painting

Adults Paint your own unique design on rock. Make it simple or extravagant; make it messy or elegant; make it yours. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

Movie Review Crew: Virtual Edition

Adults Join us for our virtual Movie Review Crew film discussion. This month we will discuss "The Bridges of Madison County" (1995) and "Now, Voyager" (1942). For an invitation to the Zoom meeting, email wdfcirc@infodepot.org. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-476-8770. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. ONLINE.

Crafternoon: DIY Ornaments

Adults Join us to decorate some holiday ornaments. All supplies provided. Limited to the first 10 patrons. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Josh. Contact Phone: 864-472-8363. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Inman Library.

Teen HoliDIY: Clay Pot Candy Jars

Teens Create and decorate candy jars using terra cotta pots, glass votives, paint and more! Ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Amanda. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2426. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Teen Anime Society

Teens Calling all the anime lovers! Vote for the anime you want to watch, create a pokeball ornament, and discuss the latest anime you are watching. Anime will be rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Jayme. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Teen Tabletop Extravaganza

Teens Explore everything tabletop gaming the library has to offer. From dungeon crawlers full of combat and adventure, to party games and brain-teasing trivia, we’ll take a look at our newest and most popular games before voting on what to play. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Paige & Wing. Contact Phone: 864-578-3655. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

DIY Gift Wrapping and Bows

All Ages Drop in to the learn some gift-wrapping techniques and how to make the perfect holiday bow. No sign up necessary. Ages 12 and up. All supplies provided. Room: The SPARK-Makerspace. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Leanne. Contact Phone: (864) 216-7554. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Steven

Adults Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Taylor

Adults Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Headquarters Library.

Adult DIY: Cozy Ornaments

Adults Create a cute holiday ornament with pom poms and paint markers while drinking some cocoa and listening to festive music with us! No sign-up required. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Catie. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Boiling Springs Library.

Art In Our Time - Adrian Rhodes on Her Artistic Practice

Adults Adrian Rhodes, a multidisciplinary artist from Hartsville, SC, will talk about the symbolism of imagery in her artwork, and how her approach to creating art enhances its content and messaging. A few box lunches will be available for purchase on a first come, first served basis. Room: Jeanne Smith Harley Meeting Room. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Andy Flynt. Contact Phone: 8645963505. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Chesnee History Group

Adults The Chesnee History Group meets to discuss local history and the tools those interested in their past can use for research. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

Homeschool Meet and Greet

Kids Let’s get together as homeschool families and enjoy some pizza and team building activities. This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: A. Kathryn Shillinglaw. Contact Phone: 864-472-8363. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Inman Library.

Family Gift Making

Kids Join us to make a gift for a family member. All supplies included. For ages 6-12. Sign up at the Landrum Library is required. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Tracy Files. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Landrum Library.

Teens Play: D&D

Teens Adventure awaits. Guide your characters through magic and dangers alike to a glorious treasure. For ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: 864-476-8770. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

30/30 Gentle Exercise Class

Adults Stay healthy with 30 minutes of low-impact cardiovascular exercise followed by 30 minutes of gentle yoga taught by registered nurse, DJ Liner. Charge for the class is $2.00 per person and open to adults 18+. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Friday, December 16, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teens Watch & Book Box: Dash & Lily's Book of Dares

Teens Binge-watch this Netflix original series based on the teen book. Opposites attract at Christmas as cynical Dash and sunny Lily trade messages and dares in a red notebook they pass back and forth around New York City. Teens who attend will be guaranteed the Daring December Teen Book Box. Leftovers will be distributed via a lottery, with priority given to teens who’ve not received a Book Box before. To enter to win one, fill out this form: https://forms.gle/LwN4gJkycZdmeh548. Show rated TV-14. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Film Showings. Contact Phone: 864-596-3506. Friday, December 16, 2022, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library. For more info visit forms.gle.

New Adult Book Club

Adults December’s book is “Call Us What We Carry” by presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman. Filled with musical language and exploring themes of identity, grief, and and memory, this lyric of hope and healing captures an important moment in our country’s consciousness while being utterly timeless. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Callum Carr. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Friday, December 16, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Voices and Votes Kickoff Event

All Ages Join us as we kickoff the Voices and Votes exhibit. We will have a living history and weapons demonstration by revolutionary war reenactors, games, and food. Category: Special Events. Contact Name: Charles Sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Saturday, December 17, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Cowpens Library.

Family Movie Weekends: Merry Movie Month

All Ages Join us for a screening of "Christmas Chronicles 2." All ages welcome! Refreshments provided by the library. Category: Film Showings. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Saturday, December 17, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Teen Pick Me Up: Snowman Bookmarks

Teens Come by and pick up the supplies to make your very own snowman bookmark. Available for the first 12 teens ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Monday, December 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

NovelTea

Adults It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Let's read books featuring December holidays. Note the schedule change for December. Stumped for a good selection? Ask your local library staff for book suggestions. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Catie. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Monday, December 19, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teens Make: Last-Minute Gifts

Teens Drop in and use our collection of leftover craft supplies to make last-minute gifts. Supplies include picture frames, washi tape, yarn, air-dry clay, notebooks, and more. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Finley. Contact Phone: 864-596-3506. Monday, December 19, 2022, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Teens Play: Video Games

Teens Need a break from the holiday cheer? Play PS4 games such as Lego Marvel Superheroes and Dragon Ball Z for some relaxing fun. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Alice Pennington. Contact Phone: 864-474-0421. Monday, December 19, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Pacolet Library.

Teens Watch: Home Alone

Teens Experience a fun interactive version of this holiday classic while snacking on festive treats. Rated PG. For ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Film Showings. Contact Name: Sara. Contact Phone: 864-472-8363. Monday, December 19, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Inman Library.

Teen Winter Break Party

Teens Kick off your winter break at our holiday party. Eat pizza, enjoy some sweet treats, and watch a holiday movie of your choice. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Film Showings. Contact Name: Memory Kline. Contact Phone: 864-439-4759. Monday, December 19, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Monday, December 19, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

Crunk Cardio

Kids An outrageously fun dance fitness program that is sure to make you move! Room capacity is limited. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Children's Department. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Monday, December 19, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Teen Holiday Party

Teens Enjoy hot chocolate and other holiday-themed snacks in your pajamas and vote for your favorite holiday movie to watch. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Film Showings. Contact Name: Jayme. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Monday, December 19, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Homeschool: Colonial Christmas

Kids Stefanie Ridley of Making History teaches us about Christmas in the colonies of early America. For ages 6-12. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Melissa Gephart. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Landrum Library.

Bingo Bash

Adults Join us to play Bingo and win prizes. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

LEGO Club

Kids Join us to build with LEGO and DUPLO blocks. For ages 2-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Melissa Gephart. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Landrum Library.

American Christmas Traditions

Adults Join us for a screening of Martina Mathisen's presentation, "Twas the Night Before Christmas, American Christmas Traditions." Refreshments will be provided. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Charles Sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Cowpens Library.

Booklovers

Adults Join us for a discussion of What Strange Paradise by Omar El Akkad. Copies of the book are available the month before the discussion at the Multimedia & Fiction desk at the Headquarters Library. Room: BMW Board Room. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Jess & Joseph. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Recovering the Piedmont Past Lecture Series

Adults “Paternalism Run Mad: The Subtreasury Debate, Ben Tillman, and the Farmers’ Alliance in the South Carolina Upcountry.” In 1891, a debate took place at the Spartanburg Opera House between South Carolina Governor Benjamin Tillman and Ben Terrell, a famous lecturer for the National Farmers’ Alliance and Industrial Union. The two men sparred verbally over the Alliance’s plan for an agricultural “subtreasury” that would provide federal loans to farmers based on the value of their crops. Tillman condemned the idea as socialism while his opponent supported it. Dr. Krause will tell about this intriguing drama as well as the important social and political influence that the Farmers’ Alliance had in Spartanburg County and across the region. The Alliance functioned like a combination of school, fraternal organization, and church. It educated and mobilized farmers to push for legislation that would mitigate destructive market forces, and it sharped nascent class antipathies between town and country residents. Dr.… Room: Barrett Room. Category: Special Events. Contact Name: Christen. Contact Phone: 864-596-3508. Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

Socrates Cafe (Virtual)

Adults "The unexamined life is not worth living."- Socrates. It's not about finding answers; it's about asking questions to help each of us explore the meaning of our lives. Meet with Dr. Christine Dinkins, Wofford Socrates scholar and others to discuss things that matter to us.  **This meeting will be held on Zoom. Please contact the library to receive the Zoom link. Call 864-574-6815 for more information. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Holly. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Online.

Let's Learn Computers: Library Streaming Services

Adults It's getting cold, winter is making it hard to do things, and sometimes you want to stay indoors. Join us as we talk about and learn how to access all the different streaming options that the library system offers, including Kanopy, hoopla, and Freegal, so that you can stay warm and cozy in your home while enjoying all your favorite content. Category: Technology Classes. Contact Name: Jim Schwartz. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Wednesday, December 21, 2022, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Yoga with Steven

Adults Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, December 21, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Taylor

Adults Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Thursday, December 22, 2022, 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Headquarters Library.

The Grim Readers

Adults Do you like your books with a hint of dark and spooky? We're here to discuss all things horror and thriller with this book club. This month's read is "The Only Good Indians" by Stephen Graham Jones. There will be some copies made available behind the desk. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Annie. Contact Phone: 864-578-3365. Thursday, December 22, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teens Play: American Trivia

Teens Test your history knowledge and compete against other teens for prizes in citizenship-themed trivia. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Noelle. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Thursday, December 22, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Cowpens Library.

Spartanburg County Public Libraries Closed

Spartanburg County Public Libraries closed for Christmas. Friday, December 23, 2022 – Monday, December 26, 2022. All Branches - Holidays & Other Closings.

Bingo Bash

Adults Join us to play Bingo and win prizes. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Tuesday, December 27, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Tuesday, December 27, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

Level-Up Gaming!

Adults From role-playing games to platformers, video games come in all different styles and types. Come join us as we work our way through all the different ones out there, with this month's game being 'Hades' a rogue-lite game where you take control of the son of Hades and fight your way through the Greek Underworld to try to earn your freedom. This discussion will be virtual over Zoom, so please email wescirc@infodepot.org to receive the link. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Jim Schwartz. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Tuesday, December 27, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. ONLINE.

Teens Play: Bingo

Teens Play Bingo for surprise gift-wrapped prizes. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Seth. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Wednesday, December 28, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Steven

Adults Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, December 28, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Taylor

Adults Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Thursday, December 29, 2022, 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Headquarters Library.

Protest Music in the USA

Adults Learn more about and listen to protest music throughout U.S. history. Refreshments provided. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Charles sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Thursday, December 29, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Cowpens Library.

Adult Winter Reading: Feast Your Eyes

Adults Join us for a Great British Baking Show Holiday Marathon. See the amazing Christmas and New Year's themed baked creations of these talented chefs. Refreshments will be provided by the library. Category: Film Showings. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Thursday, December 29, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Homeschool: Virtual Library Show & Tell

Kids Let’s build friendships across Spartanburg County! Join us on Zoom to… • Participate in a virtual ‘Show & Tell’ to share a recent project, artwork, or science experiment • Learn about a new library resource • Share about a book you’ve read • Play a game • And so much more! This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. For the safety of our patrons, please visit your local library to redeem the passcode so we can verify you have children. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Children’s Department. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Friday, December 30, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. ONLINE. For more info visit infodepot-org.zoom.us.

30/30 Gentle Exercise Class

Adults Stay healthy with 30 minutes of low-impact cardiovascular exercise followed by 30 minutes of gentle yoga taught by registered nurse, DJ Liner. Charge for the class is $2.00 per person and open to adults 18+. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Friday, December 30, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Cosplay Workshop: Pajama Party

Teens Come dressed in your coziest cosplay and pajamas to hang out. We’ll have games and fun cosplay projects you can work on and take home. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: 864-596-3506. Friday, December 30, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Saturday, December 31, 2022, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

New Year's Eve Bingo

Adults Join us to play Bingo and win prizes. This event is for patrons ages 18 and older. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Tina Hammonds. Contact Phone: 864-474-0421. Saturday, December 31, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Pacolet Library.

Spartanburg County Public Libraries Closed

Spartanburg County Public Libraries closed for New Year's. Sunday, January 1, 2023 – Monday, January 2, 2023. All Branches - Holidays & Other Closings.

Novel Tea Book Club

Adults Join a new book club for the New Year. This month we will be discussing books with winter or cold settings. Bundle up and come share your books with us. No spoilers, please. Please call if you have any questions. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Holly. Contact Phone: (864) 574-6815. Tuesday, January 3, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Mini Makers: DIY Paper Fans

Kids Create paper fans with us out of copy paper and popsicle sticks to celebrate the New Year. This program is best suited for the 6-12 age group. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Tuesday, January 3, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Tuesday, January 3, 2023, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

Inman Readers

Adults For this meeting of the Inman Readers, share a non-fiction title you've recently read and enjoyed. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Josh. Contact Phone: (864) 472-8363. Tuesday, January 3, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Inman Library.

Political Campaigns Illustrated by a Cartoonist

Adults Join us with cartoonist Kate Salley Palmer speaks and gives examples of political cartoons. Refreshments provided. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Charles Sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Tuesday, January 3, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Cowpens Library.

New Year, New Art: Watercolor Postcard Pick-Me-Up Kit

Adults Try a new art medium for the New Year. This watercolor box will include a watercolor paint palette, brushes, postcard sized watercolor paper, and tips and tricks for painting with watercolor. Try out watercolor and create postcards to send to loved ones (or keep). We expect this program to be popular, so please pick up your kit by January 13 at the latest. Kits that are not picked up by then will be passed on to someone on the waitlist. Kits will be available for pick up starting January 4 at the Headquarters Library. There are 10 boxes available, please sign up below. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Heather. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3502. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Computer Basics

Adults This workshop covers computer skills, basic internet terminology, using web browsers and web addresses, visiting and navigating websites and internet safety tips. Category: Technology Classes. Contact Name: Leverne McBeth. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Middle Tyger Library.

Readers Café

Adults Join us as we discuss this month's selection, "The Second Mrs. Hockaday" with a special guest, the author of the book, Susan Rivers. Refreshments provided. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Charles Sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Cowpens Library.

Woodruff Readers Book Discussion

Adults This month we will discuss “The Girls in the Stilt House" by Kelly Mustian. All adult patrons are invited to join us for a lively discussion. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-476-8770. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Teen Trivia Tournament

Teens Celebrate National Trivia Day with other teens and prove your fandom, general, or obscure knowledge for a prize. For ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Sara or Quinn. Contact Phone: 864-472-8363. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Inman Library.

LEGO Club

Kids LEGO Builders Unite. Join us on the first Wednesday of the month. Free build and special challenges will be offered. Open to children ages 12 and under with their family. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: MTY Children's Services. Contact Phone: 864-439-4759. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Teen Pop Culture: Korean

Teens Vote for the Korean drama you want to watch, learn about Korean New Year, and win K-Pop prizes. Rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Film Showings. Contact Name: Wing. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Yoga with Steven

All Ages Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, January 4, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Taylor

All Ages Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Thursday, January 5, 2023, 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Headquarters Library.

Adult DIY: Snowflake Embroidery for Beginners

Adults Join us for a morning of embroidery and conversation. All supplies will be provided. Beginners are welcome. Open to 10 adults. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Tina. Contact Phone: (864) 474-0421. Thursday, January 5, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Pacolet Library.

Homeschool: Meet & Greet

Kids This event will consist of team-building activities and networking opportunities for parents and their children to better connect with one another. I will discuss future events and ask parents about their expectations and how I can better serve as their child(ren)’s literacy and learning coach. This activity is most suitable for parents that are homeschooling their children. Materials will be provided to the children of the first 15 families as supplies last. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Patrick. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Thursday, January 5, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teens Play: Board Game Night!

Teens Join us as we play board games like Pictureka, Uno, and more classics. For teens ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Thursday, January 5, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Teens Make: Fuse Bead Creations

Teens Melt fuse beads together to create a favorite character or a custom design. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Thursday, January 5, 2023, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

Video Game Club: Mario Kart

Kids This month’s video game club features Mario Kart on the Switch. A limited number of consoles will be available, please feel free to bring your own. Mario Kart is rated for everyone. This activity is suited to the 6-12 age group with caregiver discretion. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Billy Wells. Contact Phone: (864) 578-7058. Thursday, January 5, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

eReaders for Beginners

Adults Have you heard library staff talking about eBooks and want to know what all the fuss is about? Join us as we work though how to get electronic books and audiobooks on your personal device, so you can enjoy the library wherever you go. Category: Technology Classes. Contact Name: Leverne McBeth. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Friday, January 6, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Middle Tyger Library.

30/30 Gentle Exercise Class

Adults Stay healthy with 30 minutes of low-impact cardiovascular exercise followed by 30 minutes of gentle yoga taught by registered nurse, DJ Liner. Charge for the class is $2.00 per person and open to adults 18+. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Friday, January 6, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Kids Play: LEGO

Kids Build LEGO structures with friends. This program is limited to the first 20 children. Children of all ages are welcome to participate, but this activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Melissa. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Friday, January 6, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Family Movie Weekends: Chillin' in the Library

All Ages Join us for a screening of "Frozen." All ages welcome. Refreshments provided by the library. Category: Film Showings. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Saturday, January 7, 2023, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Coffee, Tea, Calligraphy!

Adults Patrons can practice beautiful writing and hand lettering while enjoying caffeinated beverages and snacks. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Pacolet Library. Contact Phone: (864) 474-0421. Saturday, January 7, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pacolet Library.

Homeschool Art Show

Kids Call for Entries: The first Homeschool Art Show at Landrum Library. Open to homeschool students ages 5-12 as of June 1, 2023. Entries due by May 5, 2023. Official rules and program information available at Landrum Library. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Melissa Gephart. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Monday, January 9, 2023, 8:00 AM. Landrum Library.

Monday Morning Yoga with Steven Johnson

All Ages Please join us for all ages Yoga on Monday mornings. Instructor Steven Johnson provides an accessible and authentic environment. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Sheryl Mann. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Monday, January 9, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

The WhoDunIt Mystery Book Club

Adults Join us to discuss January's pick - 'The Good Widow' by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke. This psychological thriller combines emotional twists with manipulated deception and takes us on a surprising journey. Are things ever as they seem? Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Patrice Fentiman. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Monday, January 9, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Boiling Springs Library.

Homeschool: Robot Petting Zoo

Kids Join us to explore the world of robotics and coding. This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. This program is limited to the first 20 participants. Category: Homeschool. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Monday, January 9, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Mini Makers: Pokémon Terrariums

Kids Create your own Pokémon terrarium. This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group.  Open to the first 20 children. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Melissa. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teen Crafternoon: Shrinky Dinks & Buttons

Teens Craft something unique out of Shrinky Dinks or make custom buttons with our button press. For ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: (864) 457-2218. Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Landrum Library.

Teens Make: Tote Bags

Teens Design your own tote bag using a variety of craft materials like iron-ons and fabric markers. Tote bags are provided. Open to the first 12 teens ages 12-18 or grades 7-12 only. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Memory Kline. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

LEGO Explorers

Kids Become a LEGO Explorer every 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. You can take on a LEGO challenge or free build. There will be a separate section with large blocks for children under 3 years old. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Christina. Contact Phone: (864) 574-6815. Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Mini Makers: American Experiment

Kids Join us for fun activities related to our Voices and Votes exhibit. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 463-0430. Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Cowpens Library.

Teen Anime Society

Teens Calling all anime lovers. Vote for the anime you want to watch, chat about the anime you're into, and make anime crafts. Rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Alice Pennington. Contact Phone: (864) 474-0421. Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Pacolet Library.

Movie Review Crew

Adults Join us for our Movie Review Crew film discussion. This month we will discuss "An Affair to Remember" (1957). This program is open to all adult patrons and no registration is required. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-476-8770. Monday, January 9, 2023, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Woodruff Library.

Crunk Cardio

Kids An outrageously fun dance fitness program that is sure to make you move! Room capacity is limited. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Children's Department. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Monday, January 9, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Dungeons & Dragons: The Order of Adventurers

Adults In search of adventure and glory? The Order of Adventurers is recruiting adult players of any D&D experience level to take part in the protection and defense of Spartania! We will provide the characters, story, and play materials. Join us and carve your legend into the history of an exciting fantasy world! Each adventure is open to the first four adults to sign up. Must be 19 and up! Room: BMW Board Room. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: John Fowler. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3505. Monday, January 9, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Teens Play: D&D

Teens Ready for an adventure? Delve into the world of swords and sorcery that is Dungeons & Dragons. No experience playing needed. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Open to the first 10 teens. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Jayme. Contact Phone: (864) 574-6815. Monday, January 9, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Yoga at Your Library

Adults We know you want yoga back, so we're giving it a try. This will be a one-time class with our new instructor, so please come and give us your feedback for future scheduling. Cost is $2.00 per person and it's open to adults 18+. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Phone: (864) 457-2218. Monday, January 9, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Landrum Library.

Garden Goodness

Adults Garden Goodness is a monthly program hosted by the Clemson Master Gardeners. Each month will be a new and unique workshop held by a series of hosts. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Oz Paszkiewicz. Contact Phone: (864) 285-9026. Monday, January 9, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Genealogy Series: Deeds & Land Records

Adults Learn how to determine where to search for land records depending on the time frame of the transaction. Please register in advance for this virtual meeting. This is a hybrid in-person/online event.  You can attend in-person at the Headquarters Library, or you can participate virtually via Zoom.  To attend virtually, please use the link below to register for this program: https://infodepot-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpdOGurTgpEtPfK0ePYSQRwwRx6VpwpLqG After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing additional information about joining the meeting. Room: The Moseley Gallery. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Christen. Contact Phone: 864-596-3508. Monday, January 9, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Online & In person (Headquarters Library).

Bingo Bash

Adults Join us at the Woodruff Library to play Bingo and win prizes. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Teens Play: D&D

Teens Ready for an adventure? Delve into the world of swords and sorcery that is Dungeons & Dragons. Call or visit the library to sign up. Open to the first 12 teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Paige. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Adult Winter Reading: Snowy Watercolor

Adults A guided art experience using watercolors to create a snow scene. Space is limited. Call or visit the library to sign up. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM. Chesnee Library.

Law Talk: Starting a Business

Adults A representative from the SC Bar will answer legal questions about starting a business. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Tina Hammonds. Contact Phone: 864-474-0421. Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Pacolet Library.

Booklovers

Adults Join us for a discussion of "Sea of Tranquility" by Emily St. John Mandel. Copies of the book will be available for checkout at the AV Desk prior to the discussion. Room: BMW Board Room. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Music Sandwiched In

All Ages In partnership with the Spartanburg Philharmonic, SCPL is proud to present Music Sandwiched In. Bring your own lunch or there will be a limited number of boxed lunches available for purchase from Jason's Deli. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Music Programs. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Movie Review Crew: Virtual Edition

Adults Join us for our virtual Movie Review Crew film discussion. This month we will discuss "An Affair to Remember" (1957). For an invitation to the Zoom meeting, email wdfcirc@infodepot.org. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-476-8770. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. ONLINE.

Winter Painting

Adults Celebrate the winter season with a special guided paint along session. Sign up today. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Josh. Contact Phone: (864) 472-8363. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Inman Library.

Teen Tech: Robot Mini Golf

Teens Guide Sphero robots through obstacles and try to score a hole-in-one. For ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Sara or Quinn. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Inman Library.

Teens Play: D&D

Teens Ready for an adventure? Delve into the worlds of swords and sorcery that is Dungeons & Dragons as we continue our campaign. New players and all experience levels are welcome. Open to the first 7 teens ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Finley. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Steven

All Ages Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Taylor

All Ages Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Headquarters Library.

Adults DIY: Crochet Snowflakes

Adults Join in for a morning of crochet. We will be creating a tiny snowflake. Beginners are welcome. Open to 6 adults. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Tina. Contact Phone: (864) 474-0421. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Pacolet Library.

Chesnee Homeschool Program: Building Bridges with Straw

Kids We will be utilizing drinking straws as building materials to create bridges to discuss shapes and how they play into building strong structures. Category: Homeschool. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

Teen Homeschool: Chesnee Makerspace (Upcycled Infinity Scarves)

Teens Use old shirts to sew together patchwork infinity scarves. For ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Amanda. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Homeschool: Fannie Lou Hamer

Kids Listen to a "Fannie Lou Hamer" impersonator speak about her experiences as a Voting and Civil Rights Activist as part of our Voices and Votes Exhibit. This activity is most suited to the 8-12 age group. Category: Homeschool. Contact Phone: (864) 463-0430. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Cowpens Library.

Riverside Readers Book Discussion

Adults Join us to discuss "The Girl with All the Gifts," a Science Fiction novel by M.R. Carey featuring a gifted young girl who escapes the safety of a special school and helps guide mankind's survival. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-439-4759. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 2:30 PM – 3:15 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Book Swap

All Ages Tired of your old books? Trade them in for some new ones. Bring your gently used books to the Library and swap them with other readers. Take one book home for each book you bring to trade. Room: Atrium. Category: Book Sales. Contact Name: John Fowler. Contact Phone: 864-596-3505. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

LEGO Challenge

Kids Complete this month’s challenge using LEGO bricks! Materials available to the first 30 participants. This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Room: Inman Mills Activity Room. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Brittany and LaVang. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Mini Makers: Snow Day

Kids Have fun in the snow. We will make snow to play with and “snow” to eat (aka ice cream). This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Limited to the first 40 participants. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Kathryn. Contact Phone: (864) 472-8363. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Inman Library.

Teen Anime Society

Teens Calling all anime lovers. Vote for the anime you want to watch and make crafts. For teens ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Film Showings. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Teen Scavenger Hunt: National Treasure Edition

Teens Decrypt the clues on the Declaration of Independence to find hidden treasure in this National Treasure-themed scavenger hunt. For teens ages 12-18 or entering grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Noelle. Contact Phone: (864) 463-0430. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Cowpens Library.

Photography Club

Adults Photography Club is a group of photography enthusiasts who meet once a month to share photographs and pick our best work to display on the Chesnee Library Photography Wall. We also share tips and ideas on perfecting our photographic skills. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Riverside Writers

Adults Everyone is welcome to attend the Riverside Writers meetings. We will complete writing activities, writing sprints, work in pairs/groups to discuss each other's writing, and share our work with the group as a whole. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Callum. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Mini Makers: Box Night

Kids What kind of box fort can you make? Join us and find out if you can build a cardboard castle. This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Billy Wells. Contact Phone: (864) 578-7058. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Chautauqua: Lady Catharine Littlefield Greene

All Ages Join us as we travel back in time to meet Lady Catharine Littlefield Greene, wife of General Nathanael Greene. Towards the end of the American War for Independence, Caty Greene is taking one more trip to accompany her husband to the front lines of war. Destined for the Continental Army’s camp above the Ashley River, Caty makes her way South with one of husband's letters to her in hand. Although Nathanael tried to warn her, Caty is unprepared for the desolation and destruction she will see. The year is 1781, Caty is headed to an exhausted, sick army encampment with a new wardrobe and a military escort – and she’s worried about exactly what she will find… Reservations required. Register at the Eventbrite link listed below. For assistance with registering, please contact the Kennedy Room directly at 864-596-3508. ASL interpretation is available at this show. If you would like to be seated near the interpreter, please contact the Kennedy Room at kroom@infodepot.org after you register for your ticket. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Special Events. Contact Name: Christen. Contact Phone: 864-596-3508. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Headquarters Library. For more info visit www.eventbrite.com.

Homeschool HQ: Genealogy 101, Part 1

Kids Explore your family history with help from our Local History genealogy expert, Charity Rouse. Open to the first 30 participants. *This is a two-part workshop where participants learn genealogy basics on January 13 and are encouraged to return January 20 to share what they’ve learned about their own family. Room: Inman Mills Activity Room. Category: Homeschool. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Friday, January 13, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Homeschooled: Explore Virtual Reality

Teens Ever wish you could live inside a video game? Get your chance by jumping into the world of VR technology with the Oculus Go and the Oculus Quest. Open to the first 12 teens. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Seth Edwards. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Friday, January 13, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Homeschool: Paint Party

Kids Start off the New Year with a creative outlet. We will use paint in several different fun ways to express our inner artist. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Theresa P. Contact Phone: (864) 574-6815. Friday, January 13, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

30/30 Gentle Exercise Class

Adults Stay healthy with 30 minutes of low-impact cardiovascular exercise followed by 30 minutes of gentle yoga taught by registered nurse, DJ Liner. Charge for the class is $2.00 per person and open to adults 18+. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Friday, January 13, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Mini Makers: Fantasy Terrariums

Kids Whether it’s a fairy garden or dragon hideaway - create a mystical miniature plant scene straight out of your favorite novel. This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Open to the first 30 children. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Christina. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Friday, January 13, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Volunteens: Make Toys for Pets in Need

Teens Join us to make toys for the animals at the Spartanburg Humane Society, meet a pet up for adoption, and learn about their junior volunteer program. Open to the first 12 teens. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Paige Gephart. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Friday, January 13, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Communal Pen Writing Workshop

Adults This workshop draws upon the Voices and Votes exhibit as a writing 'prompt,' inviting participants to explore the exhibit and use it as a springboard for community writing. Please contact the Cowpens Library for details about joining the workshop. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Charles Sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Saturday, January 14, 2023, 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM. ONLINE.

Family Movie Weekends: Chillin' in the Library

All Ages Join us for a screening of "Frozen 2." All ages welcome. Refreshments provided by the library. Category: Film Showings. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Saturday, January 14, 2023, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Teens Make: 3D Creations

Teens Make a 3D object using a 3Doodler Pen. Open to the first 10 teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Alice Pennington. Contact Phone: 864-474-0421. Saturday, January 14, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pacolet Library.

Spartanburg County Public Libraries Closed

Spartanburg County Public Libraries closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Monday, January 16, 2023. All Branches - Holidays & Other Closings.

Coloring Culture

Kids This event will emphasize the importance of diversity and culture through painting images of historical figures. We will discuss the importance of unity, briefly discuss times of division, and end our activity by putting together our artwork for the unity wall. It will illustrate a couple of historical figures that will be embellished with encouraging quotes, drawings, and painted hands, which will be created by those participating. This activity is most suitable for 6 to 12 years old kids. Materials will be provided to the children of the first 15 families as supplies last. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Patrick Mack. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Monday, January 16, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Homeschool STEAM: Engineering Challenge

Kids Learn basic engineering concepts and build your own superstructure. All materials provided. This activity is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Materials available to the first 30 participants. Please contact the Landrum Library to register. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Melissa Gephart. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Landrum Library.

Trivia Tuesday

Adults Test your knowledge and win prizes. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Game Day

Kids Enjoy an afternoon of gaming using our Wii and PlayStation 4 systems. Snacks provided. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

LEGO Club

Kids Come build with us. No registration required. Ages 2-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Melissa Gephart. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Landrum Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

From Plume Street to the Polls: Women's Suffrage Movement in America

Adults Join us as we listen to guest speaker, Melissa Walker, talk about the women's suffrage movement in our area. Refreshment provided. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Charles Sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Cowpens Library.

The History of Native American People from Hunter Gathers to Today's People

Adults Chief Bob Lamar, the Chief, CEO, and Tribal Archaeologist of the Eastern Cherokee, Southern Iroquois & United Tribes, will discuss the lives of early hunter gathers and how they survived, moving through history to the early archaic, middle archaic, late archaic, woodland, and Mississippian people. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Phone: (864) 457-2218. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Landrum Library.

Watch Your Way: Intro to Streaming and Digital Services

Adults If you’re tired of paying for cable and ready to access content on your own terms, you might be ready to cut the cord. During this presentation, you will learn all the basics of cable, streaming, library services and their costs to create a plan that works for you. Attendees will also be entered in a raffle for streaming devices. Space is limited. Room: The Moseley Gallery. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Natalie. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3502. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

Snowflake Suncatchers

Adults Come in from the cold and paint your own suncatchers to brighten and warm up your day. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-439-4759. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Law Talk: Wills, Estates, and Probate

Adults A representative from the SC Bar will answer legal questions about wills, estates, and probate. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Leverne McBeth. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Socrates Cafe (Virtual)

Adults "The unexamined life is not worth living."- Socrates. It's not about finding answers; it's about asking questions to help each of us explore the meaning of our lives. Meet with Dr. Christine Dinkins, Wofford Socrates scholar and others to discuss things that matter to us. **This meeting will be held on Zoom. Please contact the library to receive the Zoom link. Call 864-574-6815 for more information. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Holly. Contact Phone: (864) 574-6815. Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. ONLINE.

Teens Make: Crystal Ice Tree Art

Teens Create shimmering 3-dimensional tree paintings using crystal ice and paper mache. For ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Amanda. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Chesnee Library.

Mini Makers: Winter Wonders

Kids Make a DIY snow globe, learn about the effects of winter weather and make fun snowflake rubbings. This program is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Room: Inman Mills Activity Room. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Loretta Jones. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Teen Anime Society

Teens Calling all anime lovers. Vote for the anime you want to watch, chat about the anime you're into, and make candy sushi. Anime rated TV-PG to TV-14. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Jayme. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Teens Make: Bullet Journals

Teens Learn the art of bullet journaling and create one for yourself. Open to the first 12 teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Wing & Paige. Contact Phone: 864-578-3665. Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teens Play: Chaotic Card Games

Teens Welcome the New Year with explosions, throwing the rules into flux and chaos with Exploding Kittens, Fluxx, and other chaotic card games. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Steven

All Ages Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Yoga with Taylor

All Ages Yoga is back at Headquarters! We have new instructors but the same low $2 fee for our fitness classes. This one’s suitable for all ages and abilities. You’re welcome to bring your mat with you, but if you don’t have one, a limited supply of community mats are available. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Vanessa. Contact Phone: 864-596-3502. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Headquarters Library.

The Grim Readers

Adults Do you like your books with a hint of dark and spooky? We're here to discuss all things horror and thriller with this book club. This month's read is another Grady Hendrix novel, "The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires." There will be some copies made available behind the desk. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Annie. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Chesnee History Group

Adults The Chesnee History Group meets to discuss local history and the tools those interested in their past can use for research. Category: Special Events. Contact Phone: (864) 461-2423. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

Homeschool: American Sign Language (ASL) 101

Kids This event will be led by Spartanburg Community College’s ASL club members. They will discuss deaf culture, teach beginner signs, and how to properly advocate for the deaf community. This activity is most suitable for 6 to 12-year-old kids. Materials will be provided to the children of the first 15 families as supplies last. Category: Homeschool. Contact Name: Patrick. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Sailor's Valentines

Kids Travel back in time to the 1800's and learn all about Sailor's Valentines, an amazing mosaic of finely crafted shell work given by sailors. After learning about the history, you can make your own Sailor's Valentines. For ages 6-12, advanced registration is required. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Landrum Library. Contact Phone: 864-457-2218. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM. Landrum Library.

Teens Play: D&D

Teens Adventure awaits. Guide your characters through magic and dangers alike to a glorious treasure. For teens ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 476-8770. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Woodruff Library.

Plant Propagation for Houseplants

Adults Tina Clark, owner of Carolina Garden World, will bring a number of houseplants and perennial plants to teach participants how to propagate plants using multiple techniques. Participants (limited to 12) will leave this program with at least 4 new plant starts. Please call or visit the Landrum Library to sign up. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Kathy. Contact Phone: (864) 457-2218. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Landrum Library.

Vision Board Party

Adults Visualize your 2023 goals and keep them in view with a 2023 vision board. While this collage craft may seem simple at first glance, it's actually a powerful tool to help focus your intentions for the New Year. This program has a limit of 10 attendees, registration is required. Stop by the Middle Tyger or call 864-439-4759 to reserve a seat. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Leverne McBeth. Contact Phone: (864) 431-4759. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Game Night

Kids We have over 100 board and card games ranging from Candy Land and Connect Four to 5 Minute Marvel and Ticket to Ride. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Billy Wells. Contact Phone: (864) 578-7058. Thursday, January 19, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Homeschool HQ: Genealogy 101, Part 2

Kids Explore your family history with help from our Local History genealogy expert, Charity Rouse. Open to the first 30 participants. *This is a two-part workshop where participants learn genealogy basics on January 13 and are encouraged to return January 20 to share what they’ve learned about their own family. Room: Inman Mills Activity Room. Category: Homeschool. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Friday, January 20, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

30/30 Gentle Exercise Class

Adults Stay healthy with 30 minutes of low-impact cardiovascular exercise followed by 30 minutes of gentle yoga taught by registered nurse, DJ Liner. Charge for the class is $2.00 per person and open to adults 18+. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Friday, January 20, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Teen Open Mic & Book Box: Take the Stage!

Teens Take the stage to sing along with your favorite Broadway hit or show off another talent. Teens who perform (or join the audience!) are guaranteed the January Teen Book Box which includes a copy of Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel and Broadway-themed swag. Leftovers will be distributed via a lottery, with priority given to teens who’ve not received a Book Box before. To enter to win one, fill out this form: https://forms.gle/Vr8qYMj2xa5nVwQe9 Both performers and audience members must be teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Special Events. Contact Name: Finley. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Friday, January 20, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library. For more info visit forms.gle.

Saturday Storytime

Kids Join us to share stories, songs, and wiggles while building early literacy skills in a fun way. This storytime is most suitable for children ages birth to 5. Category: Special Events. Contact Name: Christina. Contact Phone: (864) 574-6815. Saturday, January 21, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Communal Pen Writing Workshop

Adults This workshop draws upon the Voices and Votes exhibit as a writing 'prompt,' inviting participants to explore the exhibit and use it as a springboard for community writing. Please contact the Cowpens Library for details about joining the workshop. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: Charles Sinclair. Contact Phone: 864-463-0430. Saturday, January 21, 2023, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ONLINE.

Sculpting with 3D Pens

All Ages Learn to use a 3D pen. Let your imagination be your guide and sculpt something amazing. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Pacolet Library. Contact Phone: (864) 474-0421. Saturday, January 21, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pacolet Library.

Teens Make: Crocheted Fingerless Mittens

Teens Learn to crochet fingerless mittens. Program planned and led by teens, Kaitlyn and Jaz. Open to the first 10 teens. For teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Room: Vann Studio. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Jessie. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3506. Saturday, January 21, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Monday Morning Yoga with Steven Johnson

All Ages Please join us for all ages Yoga on Monday mornings. Instructor Steven Johnson provides an accessible and authentic environment. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Sheryl Mann. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Monday, January 23, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

Art Adventures: Picasso Spotlight

Kids Join us for an after school art club. We will be exploring the art of Pablo Picasso and creating our own Picasso inspired portraits. This program is most suitable for the 6-12 age group. Limited to 20 participants. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Melissa. Contact Phone: (864) 578-3665. Monday, January 23, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Boiling Springs Library.

Mini Makers: Snowman Pointillism Painting

Kids Dreaming of building a snowman? Let's build a snowman using the Pointillism painting technique. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Pam Inman. Contact Phone: 864-474-0421. Monday, January 23, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pacolet Library.

Teen Bring Your Own Book (BYOB) Club: Sci-Fi Theme

Teens You're invited to a book club where we pick a theme, and you pick the book. Play games, enjoy snacks, and chat about the sci-fi book you brought. Open to the first 12 teens ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Name: Memory Kline. Contact Phone: (864) 439-4759. Monday, January 23, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Middle Tyger Library.

Teens Play: Super Smash Bros

Teens Compete in a Super Smash Bros tournament on the Nintendo Switch. For ages 12-18 or in grades 7-12. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 457-2218. Monday, January 23, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Landrum Library.

Chesnee Yarn-a-holics

Adults Discover your creativity. Work on your craft projects, learn new techniques and tips, and enjoy the company of other crafters. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own supplies and projects. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Phone: 864-461-2423. Monday, January 23, 2023, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Chesnee Library.

LEGO Explorers

Kids Become a LEGO Explorer every 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. You can take on a LEGO challenge or free build. There will be a separate section with large blocks for children under 3 years old. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Name: Christina. Contact Phone: (864) 574-6815. Monday, January 23, 2023, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.

College Advisement with Spartanburg Community College

All Ages Spartanburg Community College staff will be set up in the atrium to help community members explore program options at SCC, apply to the college, fill out enrollment paperwork, get assistance with FAFSA, and help high school students sign up for dual enrollment classes. Room: Atrium. Category: Educational Workshops. Contact Name: John Fowler. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3505. Monday, January 23, 2023, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Headquarters Library.

Woodruff Readers: Evening Edition Book Discussion

Adults Join us on Zoom for our Woodruff Readers: Evening Edition book discussion of "The Girls in the Stilt House" by Kelly Mustian. For a link to the meeting, email wdfcirc@infodepot.org. Category: Book & Film Discussions. Contact Phone: 864-476-8770. Monday, January 23, 2023, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. ONLINE.

Crunk Cardio

Kids An outrageously fun dance fitness program that is sure to make you move! Room capacity is limited. Room: Barrett Room. Category: Health & Fitness. Contact Name: Children's Department. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3504. Monday, January 23, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Dungeons & Dragons: The Order of Adventurers

Adults In search of adventure and glory? The Order of Adventurers is recruiting adult players of any D&D experience level to take part in the protection and defense of Spartania! We will provide the characters, story, and play materials. Join us and carve your legend into the history of an exciting fantasy world. Each adventure is open to the first four adults to sign up. Must be 19 and up. Room: BMW Board Room. Category: Fun & Games. Contact Phone: (864) 596-3505. Monday, January 23, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Headquarters Library.

Teens Make: Snow Slime

Teens Get messy making winter-themed snow slime. Snacks provided. For teens ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Category: Craft, DIY & Maker. Contact Name: Jayme. Contact Phone: 864-574-6815. Monday, January 23, 2023, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Cyrill-Westside Library.