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    Events for: Thursday, June 29
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
      
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    Seamless Summer Feeding Program
    Thursday, June 29, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Main Library
    CCPL branches will participate in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program through a sponsorship with the Charleston County School District. The Feeding Program allows CCPL to provide free breakfast during the traditional summer vacation period to all kids age 18 and younger.  

    Book-a-Librarian
    Thursday, June 29, 10:00 AM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Need help formatting your resume, establishing an email account, or completing a job application? Call 843-744-2489 to make a 45-minute appointment with a librarian.

    Seamless Summer Feeding Program
    Thursday, June 29, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    John L. Dart Library
    CCPL branches will participate in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program through a sponsorship with the Charleston County School District. The Feeding Program allows CCPL to provide free breakfast during the traditional summer vacation period to all kids age 18 and younger.

    Seamless Summer Feeding Program
    Thursday, June 29, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    CCPL branches will participate in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program through a sponsorship with the Charleston County School District. The Feeding Program allows CCPL to provide free breakfast during the traditional summer vacation period to all kids 18 and younger.

    The World of Squirrels
    Thursday, June 29, 10:30 AM
    Village Library
    Meet Suki Mixson, and learn about squirrels.

    The Three Little Pigs: Who Is the Better Builder?
    Thursday, June 29, 10:30 AM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Enjoy a fractured fairy tale featuring library staff.

    Seamless Summer Feeding Program
    Thursday, June 29, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    CCPL branches will participate in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program through a sponsorship with the Charleston County School District. The Feeding Program allows CCPL to provide free breakfast during the traditional summer vacation period to all kids age 18 and younger.

    Summer Movies
    Thursday, June 29, 2:00 PM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension. Not rated.

    Magic Tree House Club (ages 5-11)
    Thursday, June 29, 2:00 PM
    Main Library
    Enjoy activities, games and crafts based on the popular series.
    Blizzard of the Blue Moon

    Julian Gooding: Teller of Tales
    Thursday, June 29, 2:00 PM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Enjoy a presentation of The Talking Drum.

    Build It: LittleBits Design Challenge
    Thursday, June 29, 2:00 PM
    Otranto Road Regional Library
    Create a masterpiece with recycled materials and littleBits.

    Game On
    Thursday, June 29, 2:00 PM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Enjoy classic board games with friends.

    Game On (ages 10-18)
    Thursday, June 29, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    John L. Dart Library
    Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of gaming. Choose from board games and interactive video games.

    Kids Drum Circle
    Thursday, June 29, 4:00 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    African drumming with Ms. Nina.

    Mah Jongg Nights (adults)
    Thursday, June 29, 5:30 PM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Learn to play the fun and fast-paced game of American Mah Jongg. Beginners welcome.

    Reading Wave (ages 18 and older)
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    All CCPL locations
    Read for a chance to win gift cards throughout the summer, and be entered into the grand prize drawing.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Main Library
    Contemplate by Peter Scala
    Contemplate highlights Scala's use of color, space and line. His work draws viewers into a visual experience with paintings that are witty, challenging and provocative.

    Classic Arcade
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Main Library
    Play more than 270 arcade treasures including SNK's Neo Geo sports lineup of "Baseball Stars 2" (1992), "Super Sidekicks 2" (1994) and "Neo Turf Masters" (1996). View printed circuit boards and software in display cases.

    Early Literacy Station
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    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 June is food.

    Activity Zone (grades K-5)
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    James Island Library
    Enjoy puzzles, mazes and coloring activities.

    Teen Scavenger Hunt (grades 6-12)
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    James Island Library
    Search among young adult books to complete the scavenger hunt, and receive a candy reward.

    Summer Stacks YA Bingo
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    John L. Dart Library
    Pick up a bingo card, and complete one row of reading challenges to earn a prize. Complete the entire bingo card to enter the grand prize drawing for a Kindle Fire. Completed submissions are due July 31 at 5 p.m., and a winner will be selected August 5 at 12 p.m.

    Desktop Trivia (adults)
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    John L. Dart Library
    Stop by the Service Desk, and answer a weekly trivia question correctly for a prize.

    Painting Exhibit
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    John's Island Regional Library
    Paintings by Sara Jane Reynolds

    Audubon Society Photography Display
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    John's Island Regional Library
    Featured information and photography highlights shorebirds migrations.

    Book-a-Librarian (adults)
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    John's Island Regional Library
    Have a technology question? Need help formatting your resume or completing a job application? 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.

    Build a Better World: Charleston Animal Society Donation Drive
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    John's Island Regional Library
    Donate cat/dog food, blankets, treats and peanut butter to help the Charleston Animal Society. See the Reference Desk for a complete list of supplies needed.

    Storywalk
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Stroll outside the library, and participate in an interactive story.

    Book on Downtown Scavenger Hunt
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    All CCPL branches
    Participate in the Book on Downtown scavenger hunt throughout June to win prizes and learn about people who have made a difference in the world. Pick up a scorecard at any CCPL branch, or visit www.ccpl.org to download a copy. Follow the provided map, and enter the names of people featured on the Book On Downtown posters displayed at various businesses in downtown Charleston. Completed entries are due by June 30. Multiple prizes will be awarded, and one lucky winner will receive $100 from the Charleston Friends of the Library. One entry is permitted per person, and winners will be selected randomly from submitted entry forms with the most correct answers. Follow CCPL on Facebook (facebook.com/ChasCoLibrary) and Twitter (twitter.com/ChasCoLibrary) to learn about extra chances to win.

    For those unable to participate in the scavenger hunt downtown, this year you can join the fun online for a chance to win prizes. Visit www.ccpl.org to download the scorecard for the online version of Book on Downtown. Follow CCPL on Facebook (facebook.com/ChasCoLibrary) and Twitter (twitter.com/ChasCoLibrary) to view weekly posts and solve clues about influential people from around the world. Email your completed scorecard to finleym@ccpl.org by June 30. One entry is permitted per person, and winners will be selected randomly from submitted entry forms with the most correct answers.

    Building Squares
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Visit the Creation Station, and get crafty.

    Guess That Flag (ages 12-17)
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Match the country with its flag, and receive a sweet treat. Two guesses permitted per person each day.

    Book-a-Librarian
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    St. Paul's/Hollywood Branch Library
    Have a technology question? Need help formatting your resume or completing a job application? Want to learn how to use the library's downloadable media on your tablet, phone, e-reader or laptop? Call 843-889-3300 or email caldwellg@ccpl.org to make an appointment with a librarian for a 30-minute face-to-face session.

    Early Literacy Station
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    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 June is food.

    Sullivan's Island Scavenger Hunt (teens)
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Pick up a map at the Poe Branch Library, and explore Sullivan's Island to solve clues and receive a prize. Participants who complete the hunt will be entered for a gift card drawing.

    Summer Scrabble
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Complete the daily Scrabble puzzle for a chance to win a prize.

    What Can We Do for You?
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Complete a young adult survey, and receive a treat.

    Emoji Emotions
    Thursday, June 1 - Friday, June 30
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Guess the Emoji sheets, and receive a treat.