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    Events for: Tuesday, October 21
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31


    Storytime and Computer Class Schedules at all branches
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    Fact-a-Day Raffle (teens and adults)
    Wednesday, October 15 - Saturday, October 25
    John's Island Regional Library
    Answer a question about the library to be entered into a daily prize drawing for a chance to win a $10 gift card, in honor of John's Island Regional Library's 10th anniversary.

    Read for the Record
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells, and try special Bunny Cakes treats.

    Read for the Record Story Time
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    Village Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells.

    Read for the Record
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    Otranto Road Regional
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells.

    Read for the Record Storytime: Bunny Cakes
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells and other favorite selections featuring Max and Ruby, Noisy Nora, and more.

    Read for the Record Storytime: Bunny Cakes
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells.

    Read for the Record Storytime: Bunny Cakes
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells and other favorite selections featuring Max and Ruby, Noisy Nora, and more.

    Read for the Record (ages 3-6)
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells.

    Read for the Record
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells. Snacks provided.

    Read for the Record
    Tuesday, October 21, 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    John L. Dart Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells.

    Read for the Record wil take place at 10:30 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 2 p.m.; 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.


    Read for the Record Storytime: Bunny Cakes
    Tuesday, October 21, 11:30 AM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells.

    Sea Islands Book Club (adults)
    Tuesday, October 21, 2:00 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Discuss The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton. Copies of the book may be obtained from the Reference Desk for check out while supplies last.

    Mt. Pleasant Cribbage Club (adults)
    Tuesday, October 21, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Learn to play Cribbage, or come for a challenging match. No experience necessary.

    Read for the Record Storytime (ages 8 and younger)
    Tuesday, October 21, 3:00 PM
    James Island Library
    Jumpstart's Read for the Record aims to bring children and adults together to read the same book, on the same day, in homes and communities all over the world. Enjoy listening to Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells.

    Tuesday Newsday (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, October 21, 3:00 PM
    Main Library
    Teen Lounge
    How well do you know the headlines? Drop by the YA Services desk for a weekly current events challenge, and get a sweet treat for knowing what's going on in the world.

    Drive-in Movie
    Tuesday, October 21, 3:30 PM
    Main Library
    Toy Story of Terror. Rated TV-G; 30 minutes.

    Classic Movie Time
    Tuesday, October 21, 3:30 PM
    Edisto Library
    Trouble Along the Way. Not rated; 110 minutes.

    Homework Help (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, October 21, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Main Library
    Teen Lounge
    Receive help on your school work from awesome College of Charleston tutors.

    Homework Helpers (ages 6-11)
    Tuesday, October 21, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Main Library
    Need help with homework? Visit the Children's Department after school on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for basic homework assistance from College of Charleston Honors College students. The help is first come, first served. Research projects are not included.

    Afterschool Cool: Green Thumbs
    Tuesday, October 21, 4:00 PM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Lean about nature, and make something cool with the Tri-County Clemson Master Gardeners.

    Quiz Bowl (grades K-5)
    Tuesday, October 21
    John L. Dart Library
    After school
    Challenge yourself to answer the trivia question, and win a prize.

    Teen Art Time (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, October 21, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Get creative at the library. Finished drawings and pieces will be displayed.

    PLAY: Learning Through Short Films Series (ages 6-12)
    Tuesday, October 21, 5:30 PM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Learn about other cultures, and watch animated and live action short films.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Main Library
    Good to be Home by Stephen Paul Herchak
    Enjoy a display of colored pencil drawings of scenery by Herchak, a Charleston native who recently returned to the area after traveling to other states for his job in advertising in graphic design.

    Early Literacy Station
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Main Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the South Carolina Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for October is numbers.

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

    Adult Mind Games (ages 18 and older)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John L. Dart Library
    Pick up an activity sheet at the Service Desk. Complete it for your chance to win a gift card at the end of the month.

    Desktop Trivia (ages 18 and older)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John L. Dart Library
    Stop at the service desk to answer trivia questions for a sweet treat.

    Portraits of Survivors Display
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Art students from St. John's High School present Portraits of Survivors during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Local Breast Cancer Survivors volunteered to sit for portraits and share their stories of courage. This project is sponsored by a Komen Foundation Grant coordinated by Barrier Island Free Medical Clinic.

    South Carolina Heart Gallery
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    The South Carolina Heart Gallery is a collaborative effort of adoption professionals, photographers and local businesses working together to help children in foster care find permanent, loving homes. Portraits of children awaiting adoption are displayed in various locations around the state in order to raise public awareness. www.scheartgallery.org.

    Supersize Scrabble (adults)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Each day we will put out seven super-size scrabble tiles. Come in and create a word each day. We will tally your score at the end of the month for a chance to win a 1st, 2nd or 3rd place prize. One entry per day. Ages 12 and older please.

    Teen Dreams
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Celebrate Teen Read Week all month, and complete a dream cloud for a sweet treat.

    Early Literacy Station
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the South Carolina Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for October is numbers.

    PLAY: Halloween Guess and Win (ages 4-11)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Village Library
    Guess the number of Halloween treats in the jar, and win a prize. One guess accepted per day. The winner will be announced October 31.