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Augusta Genealogical Society to offer seminar and lectures September 9, 2017

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The Augusta Genealogical Society will present professional genealogist J. Mark Lowe on Saturday, September 9, as AGS celebrates the 38th anniversary of the founding of the Society. The seminar will include four lectures by Lowe, who describes himself as a full-time professional author and lecturer specializing in original records and manuscripts. “Research: The Tie That Binds Genealogists” - Speaker J.
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State Library to offer unique solar eclipse workshop on July 26, 2017

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The South Carolina State Library is pleased to host a free workshop on the Great American Eclipse 2017.  This interactive and hands on training is specifically designed for visually impaired individuals and those who work with visually impaired populations, including special education teachers, early childhood specialists, teacher aides, paraprofessionals, tutors, counselors, and those in higher education.

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Immunize SC Week August 14-21, 2017

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Immunize SC Week—August 14-21, 2017 Poster

The South Carolina Immunization Coalition is calling on support from all libraries across the state to help promote Immunize SC Week—August 14-21, 2017—by placing immunization posters in their libraries. Printed posters will be distributed to public libraries through the South Carolina State Library.

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New South Carolina State Government Documents for June, 2017

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The South Carolina Digital State Documents Depository provides access to publications produced by state agencies and state-supported academic institutions. These publications provide citizens with crucial information about state government, including statistics, annual accountability reports, and data on a wide variety of topics related to the state.

Free Training Session - Tech Tuesday: Home Computer Security - July 25, 2017, noon

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Tech Tuesday is a free learning session held at the State Library's newly designed Learning Lab and is open to the general public. This session on Home Computer Security is an introductory class teaching how to protect your home computer and yourself when using the Internet.

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State Library Announces REV UP Campaign - Making the DISABILITY VOTE Count

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The South Carolina State Library is participating in a national effort to make the DISABILITY VOTE more influential. This effort, known as the REV UP Campaign, has designated July 17-21, 2017 as National Disability Voter Registration Week in advance of the November elections. REV UP stands for Register! Educate! Vote! Use your Power!

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Free Author Talk and Book Signing with Lorna Hollifield July 11, 2017 at Noon

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Join us for July's author talk and book signing: Tobacco Sun, by Lorna Hollifield. In this novel, a Hollywood pin-up is jailed for murder while her sister holds the answers. Estranged for years, the sisters share a haunting past, a shell-shocked love interest, and a cruel destiny. Speaker @ the Center is FREE and open to the public; however, we ask that you register to ensure a seat.

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And the Flood Goes On… LibraryVoicesSC Podcast Episode 22

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Listen to Episode 22 of LibraryVoicesSC - Pamela and Katie sit down with Dr. Peter Duffy, head of the Master of Arts in Teaching program and Associate Professor in the Theatre and Dance department of the University of South Carolina, to discuss the play, "And the Flood Goes On..." that was performed for the first time November 4, 2016 at the State Library. The production is an hour-long composite play based on the accounts of South Carolina residents who experienced the flood of 2015 firsthand.

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The Smithsonian is Coming to South Carolina!

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SC Humanities is pleased to announce a special South Carolina tour of Crossroads: Change in Rural America, an exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution. Developed as part of the Museum on Main Street (MOMS) program, this exhibit is designed especially for small cultural organizations and rural audiences that lack regular access to traveling exhibitions due to space and cost limitations.

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