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9:01 am on Saturday August 23, 2014

Fall book sale returns September 26-28

The Friends of the Beaufort Library's Fall Book Sale runs from Friday, September 26, to Sunday, September 28, at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park. Here are details from a release:  The Friends of the Library member-only preview sale is from 10 am...
7:29 am on Tuesday February 25, 2014

NMB library's free youth services events for March

The North Myrtle Beach Library offers a wide variety of youth services events for the month of March. They are free, open to the public, and are proudly sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
6:34 am on Saturday September 28, 2013

The Friends of the Beaufort Library's Fall Book Sale

The Friends of the Beaufort Library's Fall Book Sale runs from Friday, September 27, to Sunday, September 29, at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park.
4:50 am on Monday September 9, 2013

Despite a partial funding recovery, local library hours remain below state requirements

Beaufort County Council is confused as to why an additional $166,000 won't be used to extend library hours, and if libraries can't extend hours from 40 per week to at least 68 they could see further state budget cuts.
3:54 am on Saturday August 3, 2013

Man arrested in snatching Charleston library paintings

57-year-old Robert Wayne Russell has been arrested as police allege that he is the man that took several paintings by Alizey Khan from the gallery in the Charleston Public Library.
9:45 am on Friday May 3, 2013

Future of Chapin Memorial Library uncertain

The Sun News reports that Chapin Memorial Library, a staple in downtown Myrtle Beach since 1939, is the only city-run library in South Carolina. While that's novel, it's also a burden other city residents don't have to pay as libraries are funded...
4:47 am on Thursday May 2, 2013

Charleston County library offering free digital copies of magazines

Thanks to a deal between the Charleston County Public Library and digital magazine seller Zinio, library members can download free digital copies of more than 150 popular magazines. The library writes, in part: With Zinio, residents can use their...
7:43 am on Tuesday April 30, 2013

Grand Strand libraries adding e-books, other streamlining media into circulation

It’s a bit ironic that Les and JoAnna Jones are getting a tutorial on how to use their new Kindle in a conference room at the Surfside Beach Library filled with stacks and stacks of books. But it’s not as ironic as it once was because of the way...
8:41 am on Thursday March 28, 2013

Spring Friends of the Beaufort Library Book Sale coming on April 20

The spring book sale is coming up on Saturday, April 20, at the St. Helena branch Library to support the Friends of the Beaufort County Library. The sale will run from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road on 
St. Helena Island...