CCPL offering U.S. Citizenship Test Preparation/Biblioteca ofrece programa preparando para el examen de naturalización de ciudadanía

CCPL offering U.S. Citizenship Test Preparation/Biblioteca ofrece programa preparando para el examen de naturalización de ciudadanía

July 19, 2022

Charleston, S.C. - Are you preparing for the United States Naturalization test? Join us for a chance to practice for the naturalization interview and test. Learn what to expect at your citizenship test, and tips on how to study for it. Participant...

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Clementia Mineral Spring: Ghost Town that Never Was

Clementia Mineral Spring: Ghost Town that Never Was

July 15, 2022

Along a shady stretch of Highway 162 in Hollywood, South Carolina, stands a humble marker for Clementia Village. Local lore describes this site as the location of forgotten “ghost town,” but a search for its history reveals a different story. Form...

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Hear a Story Anytime, Anywhere with Dial-A-Story

Hear a Story Anytime, Anywhere with Dial-A-Story

July 14, 2022

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Charleston County Public Library brings storytime home to families and children through the Dial-A-Story line! You can listen to stories read aloud by Charleston County Public Library staff and Gullah Geechee storytellers. A...

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Notary Services available at select CCPL branches

Notary Services available at select CCPL branches

July 14, 2022

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Charleston County Public Library offers notary services at select library branches. Notary services are by appointment only and are subject to availability.

To make an appointment, patrons should contact their desired bra...

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Angela May Family Book Club

Angela May Family Book Club

July 13, 2022

Join New York Times bestselling author Angela May for a family book club all about her second book in The Islanders series, Search for Treasure: The Islanders co-written with Mary Alice Monroe.

Angela May will chat with families, answer questions...

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CCPL Highlights Resources on Simon Bolívar Day

CCPL Highlights Resources on Simon Bolívar Day

July 12, 2022

On July 24, Simón Bolívar Day is celebrated throughout several Latin American countries. The Caracas born leader, nicknamed "El Libertador" (the liberator), is credited for helping nations become independent from Spain. Bolivar was also known for ...

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Law Talk with SC Bar

Law Talk with SC Bar

July 5, 2022

Join CCPL at select branches through November for a topic overview and Q&A with a volunteer attorney. The clinic will consist of a 30-40 minute presentation by an attorney, followed by an open question and answer session. These sessions are design...

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The Charleston Tar-and-Feathers Incident of 1775

The Charleston Tar-and-Feathers Incident of 1775

July 1, 2022

Like most American colonists during the turbulent spring of 1775, the people of South Carolina were anxious about British military preparations to suppress the first sparks of the Revolution. When two Irishmen in Charleston expressed views that of...

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CCPL Launching Community Fridge program at three library branches

CCPL Launching Community Fridge program at three library branches

June 30, 2022

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) is launching Free and Fresh Community Fridges at three library branches on July 1. The fridges will be available at the John L. Dart (1067 King St), Otranto Road (2261 Otranto Rd), ...

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Operating hours expanding at Edisto, McClellanville libraries

Operating hours expanding at Edisto, McClellanville libraries

June 30, 2022

Operating hours at the Edisto Island and McClellanville libraries are expanding. These changes to hours will help the libraries better serve its patrons and the surrounding community. Beginning July 1, hours at the libraries will be as foll...

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