SC Public Library News

Friends of the York County Library Named “Hometown Heroes” by CN2 News

Share:
hometown hero award

The Friends of the York County Library were recognized by CN2 News, a local cable TV station, as “Hometown Heroes” on February 17 for the tremendous service this group does for York County Libraries.  Filming of the story took place during the set up for the Friends’ winter book sale (video).  As various members were interviewed, volunteers

Audience: 

Georgetown County Library Reaches Out to Hispanic Community

Share:
Georgetown Hispanic Outreach

When the staff at Georgetown County Library noticed that the growing Hispanic population in their county did not often visit the library, they took action. They hired a Hispanic Librarian and started to develop ideas for making the library a more inviting place for that group and for training library staff how to better serve them.

Audience: 

Cherokee County Public Library Awarded Prestigious Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services

Share:
Cherokee Bookmobile

Thanks to a grant from the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) administered by the South Carolina State Library (SCSL), the Cherokee County Public Library is expanding its outreach services to the community.

Audience: 

Mt. Pleasant Book Sale set for March 6 & 7

Share:
charleston friends logo

The Charleston Friends of the Library are proud to present their first book sale of the year at the Mt. Pleasant Regional Library of the Charleston County Libraries. With great bargains, good books and a chance to support your library system, all are in invited Friday, March 6 and Saturday, March 7 at the Mt. Pleasant Regional Library, 1133 Mathis Ferry Road, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464.

Audience: 

Laurens County Public Library Launches 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program

Share:
1000 Books Logo

Laurens County Public Library announces the launch of their 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. The Laurens County Public Library will partner with First Steps in Laurens County to offer this fun and exciting reading program for children ages 0-5 years.

Audience: 

Charleston Tells Storytelling Festival - March 13-14, 2015

Share:
Charleston Tells Logo

Set under magnificent moss-draped oaks, the annual Charleston Tells Storytelling Festival brings together some of the best national and local storytellers with performances that reminisce about the carefree days of childhood, showcase humorous slice of life moments and transport audiences

Audience: 

Tri-County Literary Celebration Announced

Share:
tri county literary celebration logo

The inaugural Tri-county Literary Celebration (TLC) and kick-off event for Berkeley Reads aims to recognize published authors residing in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties, foster interest in the arts, increase the number of avid Lowcountry readers, and connect writers and readers of all ages with published authors.

Audience: 

Pages