Grow with Google trains small businesses for success

Grow with Google trains small businesses for success

December 9, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. – An initiative from Google called Grow with Google provides free online training for small businesses. Business owners can learn how to become more visible online, sell their products online, and reach more customers. In additi...

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13 perfect Christmas read-along books to get your family in the holiday spirit

13 perfect Christmas read-along books to get your family in the holiday spirit

December 8, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C - Who else's Christmas traditions include reading books together as a family? From well-worn classic stories that take most of the holiday break to read to some modern-day favorites that can be finished in a night, year after year ...

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Meet Your Library: Branch Renovation Plans

Meet Your Library: Branch Renovation Plans

December 8, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Three Charleston County Public Library branches are currently closed for renovations; the Hurd/St. Andrews, Otranto Road, and Johns Island libraries. 

"They're really going to look like new spaces when you come in. I think eve...

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Wando Mount Pleasant Library to remain closed through weekend after staff members test positive for COVID-19

Wando Mount Pleasant Library to remain closed through weekend after staff members test positive for COVID-19

December 8, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - After further evaluation, the Wando Mount Pleasant Library will remain closed through the weekend, with an expected reopening date of Monday, Dec. 14. This is being done out of an abundance of caution to ensure the safety of pat...

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Street Trees in Early Charleston: Fountains of Air and Shade

Street Trees in Early Charleston: Fountains of Air and Shade

December 4, 2020

The trees standing along the periphery of Charleston’s urban streets contribute greatly to the city’s beauty and historic atmosphere. We often take their stately presence for granted, but the street trees we see today haven’t always been there. Ou...

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 SC Works offers job seekers virtual employment skills workshops in December

SC Works offers job seekers virtual employment skills workshops in December

December 4, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. – SC Works will offer a series of Virtual Employment Skills Workshops in December 2020.  The workshops are free and open to all job seekers.  Participants must register in advance. Click on the workshop title below to access the l...

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Wando Mount Pleasant Library awarded in annual architecture design awards

Wando Mount Pleasant Library awarded in annual architecture design awards

December 3, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - It's no secret the Wando Mount Pleasant Library east of the Cooper River is a beautiful building. Just ask any of the thousands of patrons that move in and out of its doors regularly. But now the South Carolina chapter of the Am...

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Meet Your Library: Staff Member Celebrates 45 Years at CCPL

Meet Your Library: Staff Member Celebrates 45 Years at CCPL

December 1, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Charleston County Public Library is proud of the longevity of its staff. Many people love working in the library system so much they stay for decades. This month, staff member Marilyn Price is celebrating 45 years at the Cha...

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Finding and using massive open online courses to learn new skills on the cheap

Finding and using massive open online courses to learn new skills on the cheap

November 25, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Are you looking for a way to learn new skills without worrying about paying college tuition prices? Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) may be your solution. Massive Open Online Courses are online courses that anyone can take for...

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Eat Zaxby

Eat Zaxby's and support the Charleston Friends of the Library

November 25, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - 'Tis the season to give back to the community. Giving Tuesday was created to encourage generosity through donations and charitable giving. One nonprofit that would appreciate your support is the Charleston Friends of the Library...

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