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    Events for: Monday, October 20
    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.

    Mind Bending Maze (grades 6-12)
    Monday, October 20
    John L. Dart Library
    Challenge yourself to complete an intricate maze. How twisted can it be? Prizes will be awarded.

    Memoir Story Starters (adults)
    Monday, October 20, 10:30 AM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Come, write and share your stories for fun and feedback.

    Read for the Record Family Storytime
    Monday, October 20, 10:30 AM
    Folly Beach 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, sing songs and make a fun craft.

    Adult Scrabble
    Monday, October 20, 1:00 PM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Enjoy an afternoon of friendly competition.

    Preserving your Documentary Heritage: Archiving Basics
    Monday, October 20, 2:00 PM
    Main Library
    Join CCPL's Archivist, Katie Gray, for an instructional session on protecting your personal documents for posterity that includes guidelines for the physical preservation of documents and photographs, as well as advice on exerting intellectual control over your materials.

    Read for the Record Family Storytime
    Monday, October 20, 3:00 PM
    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.

    Mythology Mondays
    Monday, October 20, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Main Library
    Complete a fun activity sheet about heroes and villains of world mythologies, and win a prize.

    TeenSpot Theater
    Monday, October 20, 4:00 PM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Heaven is For Real. Rated PG; 99 minutes.

    Movie Monday (grades 6-12)
    Monday, October 20, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Main Library
    Got the Monday Blues? Enjoy a different movie every week in the Teen Lounge.

    Vampira: Author Discussion
    Monday, October 20, 6:00 PM
    Main Library
    Award winning historian Dr. Scott Poole, professor at the College of Charleston, will read from his new book, Vampira: Dark Goddess of Horror. His publication recounts the eclectic life of the dancer, actress and artist Maila Nurmi, who would become known as Vampira. She was a forerunner for women such as Elvira, Madonna and Lady Gaga.

    Knit and Stitch (teens and adults)
    Monday, October 20, 6:30 PM
    West Ashley Library
    Want to know more about knitting or share your knowledge? Meet and exchange ideas with other crafters. All skill levels welcome.

    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.