9 hauntingly great reads for Halloween

9 hauntingly great reads for Halloween

October 27, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - No one knows books and gives better recommendations than librarians. That's one of our favorite things to do, and we spend a lot of time researching and reading new books and old ones to keep our recommendations fresh. 

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It's time for the next Big Library Read on OverDrive!

October 27, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Join a global book discussion starting Monday, Nov. 2 on OverDrive and Libby with an instant download copy of Reverie by Ryan La Sala! No waitlists. No holds. All you have to do is search for the title and download - and that go...

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CCPL to open new Bees Ferry West Ashley Library on Monday, Nov. 2

CCPL to open new Bees Ferry West Ashley Library on Monday, Nov. 2

October 27, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) will open the new Bees Ferry West Ashley Library, located at 3035 Sanders Road, on Monday, Nov. 2 at 9 a.m. The 20,000 square-foot facility is located off Glenn McConnell Parkway adjace...

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Relief grant funds available for minority, nonprofit, and small businesses

Relief grant funds available for minority, nonprofit, and small businesses

October 27, 2020

CHARLESTON,S.C. - Are you the owner of a minority, non-profit, or small business that has experienced loss of revenue due to COVID-19? Have you accrued expenditures that you can prove were directly a result of COVID-19? Help is available to you ri...

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The Rise of Voter Suppression in South Carolina, 1865–1896

The Rise of Voter Suppression in South Carolina, 1865–1896

October 23, 2020

The right to vote, which is enshrined in the United States Constitution, affords citizens the opportunity to express their political views. In post-Civil War South Carolina, however, White conservatives regarded suffrage as a privilege that the st...

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Tips for successfully working remotely

Tips for successfully working remotely

October 21, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Working outside the office has become a reality for many. Commutes have been reduced from highway to hallway, schedules have been shifted. Doing your work outside your workplace can be challenging. It can be lonely and difficult...

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CCPL expands hours at branches offering in-library service

CCPL expands hours at branches offering in-library service

October 21, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Beginning on Wednesday, Oct. 28 the Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) will offer hours of operation on Wednesday afternoons at select branches.

In addition to their current operating hours, the Main, Baxter-Patrick Jame...

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Celebrating friends for Friends Week with this book list of good vibes and great friendships

Celebrating friends for Friends Week with this book list of good vibes and great friendships

October 20, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - No one knows books and gives better recommendations than librarians. That's one of our favorite things to do, and we spend a lot of time researching and reading new books and old ones to keep our recommendations fresh. 

But it...

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CCPL celebrates the Charleston Friends of the Library during National Friends of Libraries Week

CCPL celebrates the Charleston Friends of the Library during National Friends of Libraries Week

October 16, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) will be spending the week of Oct. 18-24 celebrating its Charleston Friends of the Library group as part of the 15th annual celebration of National Friends of Libraries Week.

The Cha...

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The WISE Telehealth Network in rural Charleston County Receives funding from South Carolina Center for Rural and Primary Healthcare to improve women’s health

The WISE Telehealth Network in rural Charleston County Receives funding from South Carolina Center for Rural and Primary Healthcare to improve women’s health

October 15, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. – The WISE (Women in the South-East) Telehealth Network has been chosen to receive funding from the South Carolina Center for Rural and Primary Healthcare to increase access to high value, quality healthcare in rural areas. The Ch...

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