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    Events for: Friday, August 26
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
      
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    Get Ready for Kindergarten
    Monday, August 8 - Wednesday, August 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Enjoy fun preschool activities.

    My Summer Vacation (teens)
    Monday, August 15 - Friday, August 26
    West Ashley Library
    Tell us about the fun you had this summer, and receive a sweet treat. Limit one entry per day.

    Friendship Week (grades 6-12)
    Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Check out a book, and receive a handcrafted friendship bracelet.

    Teen Word Seekers (grades 6-12)
    Friday, August 26
    John L. Dart Library
    Challenge yourself to find every word on thematic word find puzzles for a prize.

    Little Lotus Yoga (ages 3 and older)
    Friday, August 26, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Jennifer Rogers of Little Lotus Yoga offers preschool children and their caregivers the opportunity to practice yoga with interactive story-telling, games, music, art and plenty of fun. Attendance is limited to the first 18 children who arrive at each class.

    Virtual Tour of Montagu Street (adults)
    Friday, August 26, 2:00 PM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Enjoy the air-conditioning, and take a virtual photographic tour of Montagu Street in downtown Charleston.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Main Library
    We See, Therefore, We Love by Katherine M. Houghton
    Houghton's photography depicts the experiences of women and children encountered during her travels around the world. Her work is designed to create connections and spark a dynamic exchange of visions, thoughts and worldviews between the viewer and the photograph.

    Classic Arcade
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Main Library
    Cure your summertime blues, and enjoy playing more than 160 legendary arcade games on an upright cabinet. Featured games include "Vs. Super Mario Bros." (1986), "Street Fighter" (1987) and "Road Blasters" (1987).

    Early Literacy Station
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Main Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the S.C. Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for August is imagination.

    Activity Zone (grades K-5)
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    James Island Library
    Enjoy puzzles, mazes and coloring activities.

    Adult Trivia
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    John L. Dart Library
    Stop by the Customer Service desk to answer a visual trivia question, and receive a prize.

    Early Literacy Station
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Stations for a fun activity based on the S.C. Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for August is imagination.

    Tech Help: Book-a-Librarian
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Want to learn how to use the library's downloadable media on your tablet, phone, e-reader or laptop? Call 843-559-1945, and make an appointment with a librarian for a 30-minute one-on-one session.

    Painting Exhibit
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Courtney Gaff displays her painting of landscapes, sailboats and clouds.

    TeenSpot Invent an August Holiday
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Invent an August holiday, and place entries in the Invent a Holiday display. A holiday will be picked each week, and the inventor wins a prize.

    Library Word Search (adults)
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Search for words, and submit completed forms for the chance to win a $10 gift card at the end of the month.

    Early Literacy Station
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the S.C. Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for August is imagination.

    Crossword Puzzle Challenge (grades 6-12)
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Complete a crossword puzzle for a sweet treat.

    Back to School Prize Giveaway (grades 6-12)
    Monday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 31
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Stop by the Circulation Desk, and complete an entry form for a chance to win a backpack of cool school supplies. The winner will be announced August 26.