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    Events for: Thursday, August 24
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
      
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    Story Walk
    Saturday, August 5 - Saturday, September 2
    John's Island Regional Library
    Celebrate Get Ready for Kindergarten month by completing the Story Walk Book Trail around the library.   

    Teen Zone (grades 6-12)
    Thursday, August 17 - Thursday, August 31, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Mondays-Thursdays
    Play the Xbox 360, listen to music, enjoy an adult coloring page, play board games, or just sit and chat.

    Back to School (teens)
    Tuesday, August 22 - Thursday, August 31
    West Ashley Library
    Tell us the most amazing part of your summer, and receive a treat.

    Greatest Scavenger Hunt the Library Has Ever Seen (ages 12 and younger)
    Thursday, August 24 - Thursday, August 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Complete unique scavenger hunt challenges, post pictures of your search, and win prizes.

    Play Baby Play! (ages 0-24 months)
    Thursday, August 24, 10:30 AM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Explore different sensory activities with your baby.

    Back to School Carnival (children)
    Thursday, August 24, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Main Library
    Celebrate the start of school with games, prizes and treats. Summer Reading participants who wear their medals receive a special prize.

    Game On (ages 10-18)
    Thursday, August 24, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    John L. Dart Library
    Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of gaming. Choose from board games and interactive video games.

    Back to School Bash (grades 6-12)
    Thursday, August 24, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Main Library
    Auditorium
    Celebrate the beginning of the school year.

    Mah Jongg Nights
    Thursday, August 24, 5:30 PM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Learn to play the fun and fast-paced game of American Mah Jongg. Beginners welcome.

    Carmen's Corner
    Tuesday, August 1 - Tuesday, August 29, 3:00 PM
    Village Library
    Color activity sheets and play checkers.

    Classic Arcade
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Main Library
    Play more than 280 arcade classics including "Double Dragon" (1987), "Golden Axe" (1989) and "Final Fight" (1989). View printed circuit boards and software on display.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Main Library
    Lost As Sure As Found by David R. Warren
    The paintings in this exhibit are inspired by photos of fishing shacks and mill houses Warren took during his youth in Florida and Savannah. These photos, alongside newer photographs of Charleston churches, residential architecture and marshes, complete the collection that inspired these paintings.

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, 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)
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    James Island Library
    Enjoy puzzles, mazes and coloring activities.

    Shredded Book Contest (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    James Island Library
    Guess the title of the book for a chance to win a gift card.

    Art Exhibit
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Deborah Barrineau displays her abstract mixed-media collages.

    Invent a Holiday (teens)
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Invent a holiday, and place your entry in the Invent a Holiday display. Holidays will be picked weekly, and the inventor wins a prize.

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, 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.

    Astronomy Trivia
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Answer trivia questions correctly for a chance to win a prize. Check out an astronomy book for a bonus entry.

    Back to School Puzzle Challenge
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Complete a puzzle, and get a sweet treat at the Circulation Desk.