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    Sunday, May 1 - Thursday, June 30
      
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    James Simons Montessori School Students Photography Exhibit
    Monday, May 9 - Saturday, June 4
    John L. Dart Library
    View student photography created in partnership with Yo Art Inc. and Enough Pie. For details, visit yoartinc.org or call Gene Furchgott at 843-556-6800. 

    Old School Arcade
    Monday, May 16 - Tuesday, May 31
    Main Library
    This summer relive over 130 classic arcade games from the 1980s and 1990s on an upright cabinet. Games include Star Wars (1983), Gauntlet (1985) and Outrun (1986).

    Web Wednesday (grades 6-12)
    Wednesday, May 25
    Main Library
    Teen Lounge
    View the latest and greatest viral videos and websites.

    Midweek Crossword (grades 6-12)
    Wednesday, May 25
    John L. Dart Library
    Solve clues to find big answers.

    Word Play Wednesday (grades K-5)
    Wednesday, May 25
    John L. Dart Library
    Afterschool solve the puzzle and get a treat.

    Movie: The Hunger Games Saga Conclusion (grades 6-12)
    Wednesday, May 25, 3:15 PM
    John L. Dart Library
    Mockingjay Part 2. Rated PG-13; 137 minutes

    Teen Google: Create Your Own Video Game
    Wednesday, May 25, 3:30 PM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Design and program video games using code and computer science. Learn important gaming concepts while building racing games, mazes and other fun games. Start with the basics and build your knowledge each week. Space limited. Call 843-766-2546 to register.

    Lounge at the Library (grades 6-12)
    Wednesday, May 25, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    Hang out with your friends, and play some games. Feel free to bring a snack.

    Knitting on The Edge (adults)
    Wednesday, May 25, 6:00 PM
    Folly Beach Library
    Work on your knit or crochet project, and share ideas with others.

    Wednesday Popcorn Western
    Wednesday, May 25, 6:00 PM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    A Fistful of Dollars. Not Rated; 99 minutes

    Register for Iron Yard Kids Coding Classes
    Monday, May 2 - Friday, June 3
    Main Library
    After launching five years ago, The Iron Yard has grown to 16 campuses and offers technology education, including specialized courses to teach computer coding to kids. This four-week course is being held in two sections: one for children in grades 3-5 and one for teens in grades 6-11. Classes are Saturdays, June 4, 11, 18 and 25 from 2-3 p.m. Space is limited to five individuals in each age groupso register early by calling the Children's Department at 843-805-6893.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    Main Library
    A Visit to Cuba by Joanna Biondolillo
    Intimate portraits by travel photographer Biondolillo just before the United States reestablished relations with Cuba. 

    The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art Exhibit
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    Main Library
    Lobby
    Correspondence Art: School to School, an exhibition of student-created art from seven area schools.

    Painting Exhibit: John’s Island and Edisto
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Landscapes in oils by Sara Jane Reynolds

    Exhibit of Roses
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Charleston Lowcountry Rose Society’s display of selected rose varieties.

    Tech Help: Book-a-Librarian
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Learn how to use the library's downloadable media on your tablet, phone, e-reader or laptop. Call 843-559-1945 to make an appointment for a 30-minute, one-on-one session.

    11th Annual Children's Book Week Bookmark Contest (all ages)
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    Main Library
    Winning designs announced June 1.

    May is Get Caught Reading Month (teens)
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    West Ashley Library
    Celebrate by letting us catch you reading, and receive a sweet treat. Whoever gets caught the most in May is entered into a drawing for a special surprise.

    Can You Guess Who I Am? (adults)
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Guess the names of people pictured on the display board. Entries with the most correct answers will be part of a June 1 drawing for a gift basket. 

    TeenSpot Tweets for Treats
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Find a birdie, and tweet about your favorite book for a treat.

    Get Caught Reading (ages 12-18)
    Sunday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Win a Kindle Fire just by getting caught reading. Each week, we will announce on social media when we will be looking for readers. If we catch you reading, you will be entered in the end-of-the-month drawing for a Kindle.