The 2017 total solar eclipse is just a few days away and will be bringing both fun and safety concerns for Anderson County residents. Starting at 1:01pm on Monday, August 21st, the eclipse will begin as the moon passes in front of the sun. It will take about 1.5 hours at 2:29pm here in Lawrenceburg […]
Children of Anderson County can discover the fun of reading with some help from technology as Anderson Public Library offers entertaining and animated talking ebooks. The service, called TumbleBooks, is a great resource for children to enjoy reading many children’s titles made into fun read alongs with animations. Children’s librarian, Sherry Noon, said, “Tumblebooks is […]
The Anderson Public Library expansion project at the North Main Street location continues to progress as the exterior of the new addition is being finished with stone work. Drywall is also going up in the addition, and the new, very large community meeting room is taking shape in the fifth and sixth photos below. The […]
Anderson Public Library has introduced a new reading level program that will help children find the right books for their ability. Called the Lexile Framework for Reading, the reading level system utilizes a way that measures both complexity of text as well as reading ability. According to Lexile, this allows for finding a better fit […]
Coloring has become a new trend across the country not only for children but also for adults as a great stress relief and to have fun. Anderson Public Library will be joining in on the fun tomorrow, August 2nd, for National Coloring Day. According to adult librarian, Laurel Sisler, the library will be offering an […]
Every member of the Anderson Public Library can now renew a book or ask a librarian a question with just a simple text message as the library introduces a brand new text messaging service. Called Gabbie, the service lets any person with a library card to not only receive notifications of due items or items […]
Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton discusses summer reading with the theme “Building a Better World” and her Bluegrass Book Buddies challenge (KYB3) in the video below. The challenge encourages Kentuckians of all ages to read in a new way by finding a buddy, reading a book together, and posting about it on social media.
Welcome everyone to the new Anderson Public Library website! The goal of the new site is to help members of the library quickly find information they need across multiple devices like smart phones and tablets. There is also many new features and dedicated pages for adults, children and teens. Be sure to check out the […]
The new addition to the Anderson Public Library on North Main Street is taking shape as exterior brick and stone is being installed on the structure. Inside, drywall is being prepared to be hung and paint has already been rolled in the older section of the library building.
The new children’s section of the Anderson Public Library is being constructed, featuring a unique rotunda. The old part of the building is seeing finishing work with drywall and the rest of the new section has been closed in.
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1030B Industrial Park Road
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-6420 Phone
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Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The library will be closed on these days in observation of holidays: