SC Department of Insurance to host story time at Beaufort libraries

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Mark your calendars! Friday, June 3, 2016 SC Scout will visit two Beaufort County Libraries to talk with children about being storm ready. SC Scout, the South Carolina Department of Insurance weather sentry, will offer a Storytime Blitz for children at the Beaufort County Downtown Library located at 311 Scott Street, Beaufort SC 29902 and also at the St. Helena Island Branch located at 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road, St Helena 29920. These are important events for parents and caregivers as well. While SC Scout and the children learn about the importance of being prepared for the upcoming Hurricane Season, parents are invited to speak with consumer analysts about their insurance policies and ask questions about their insurance coverage. Major Zeoli with the Beaufort County Sherriff’s Office and Emergency Management Office will be on hand to discuss with parents the importance of being prepared not only for hurricanes but for any natural disaster.

WHAT: Story Time with SC Scout

WHO: SC Scout, the DOI Weather Sentry, SC Department of Insurance Representatives, and Major Zeoli, Beaufort County Sherriff’s Office

WHEN: Friday, June 3, 2016 – Beaufort Library

9:30 a.m-10:30 a.m. - 311 Scott Street Branch

11:30- 1:30 p.m. - 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road Branch

All activities are free. There will prizes, demonstrations and giveaways! For more information, please call the Beaufort County Library Beaufort Branch, 843-255-6456 and the Beaufort County St. Helena Branch, 843-255-6486 or call the South Carolina Department of Insurance at 803-737-6207.

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