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John's Island Library Is Now Open!
Date: 11/6/2004

Opened October 26, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. 

Location and Phone Number
3531 Maybank Highway, John's Island. Phone: (843)559-1945

Population Served
John’s Island, Kiawah, Seabrook, Wadmalaw. Estimated population in 2015 = 23,525

Size
16,000 square feet. Separate Story Hour Room, larger Children’s area.

Cost
Approximately $4 million. Refer to 
Charleston County Capital Projects for exact figure.

Collections
35,000 volumes
4,000 DVD’s, Videos, Books on Cassette, Books on CD, music on CD
1,000 volumes Spanish Language 500 AV Spanish language
2 computers in Spanish

Staff
Approximately 16 FTE counting part time and pages

Computers
Approximately 40

Schedule
Refer to 
Charleston County Capital Projects for precise details:

  1. Bids awarded: November 2002
  2. Groundbreaking: December 2002
  3. Site Preparation: 2 months
  4. Construction: 16 months
  5. FFE Installation: 2 months
  6. Equipment & Collection Delivery set up: 3 months
  7. Project Completed: 24 months
  8. Opened: Tuesday, October 26, 2004

Pictures of John's Island Regional Library