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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...
12:36 pm on Friday March 22, 2013

Visit your Charleston County library for free online language learning

From music, to DVDs, to eBooks, the Charleston County Public Library can connect you to many free non-book resources, including online language resources.
11:51 am on Wednesday January 2, 2013

Donate your old gadgets for a good cause

Image by Flickr user Major ClangeThe Charleston Friends of the Library is holding a special Media and Gadget Donation Drive to help raise money to support the Charleston County Public Library. January 2nd through February 15th, donate your gently-...
5:41 am on Wednesday July 11, 2012

John’s Island Branch Book Sale set for July 20-21

Image by Flickr user ginnerobotBeef up your summer reading stack this month when the Charleston Friends of the Library host the John’s Island Branch Book Sale. With great bargains, good books and a chance to support your library system, all are in...
10:54 am on Thursday April 12, 2012

Ron Tanner: From Animal House to Our House

Preservationist and DIY hero Ron Tanner will be performing his one-man show at the Charleston County Public Library. Ron's book FROM ANIMAL HOUSE TO OUR HOUSE: A LOVE STORY tells how  he and his wife bought a ruined frat house and -- not knowing...
5:42 am on Tuesday March 6, 2012

Help local libraries by donating your CDs, DVDs and video games

Image by Flickr user THEMACGIRL*The Charleston Friends of the Library are holding a special Media Donation Drive to help raise money to support the Charleston County Public Library. March 15th through April 15th, donate your gently-used CDs, DVDs,...
4:22 am on Saturday August 20, 2011

Slow computers: One man arrested, one knocked out after Charleston library incident

Image by Flickr user wise The mark of the beast.It's no surprise that the computers at the Charleston County Public Library on Calhoun Street are slow. They've been like that for a long time. But one library patron couldn't take it and after he...
12:45 pm on Monday January 31, 2011

Blues, history, wildlife, and more: What's on tap at the Charleston County Library for February

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DCFebruary may be the shortest month of the year, but Charleston County Public Library is breaking records with nearly 500 free programs, events, training classes, lectures, music performances and exhibits planned...
6:21 am on Saturday March 20, 2010

Ditch your old CDs, DVDs, video games to help the library (and save on taxes)

Image by Flickr user ToastyKen As you may have heard, the Charleston County Public Library is feeling the sting of a budget shortfall. To help out the Charleston Friends of the Library is raising funds by collecting donated CDs, DVDs, LPs, and video...
8:04 am on Friday November 13, 2009

Charleston Library Society hosting book sale this weekend

Image by Flickr user circulatingImage by 20091113-books.jpg The Charleston Library Society is hosting a book sale in the Charleston County Public Library rom 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Sunday.