Pokémon Go Meet and Greet at the Florence County Library

PIKACHUThe Florence County Library System will host a Pokémon Go Meet and Greet on Sunday, August 28th, 2016 from 3:00-4:00.  The Pokémon Go Meet and Greet will give participants a chance to swap tips and info, meet teammates, battle for library gym, crafts, register for door prizes, and games.  Bring your camera and take a picture with Pikachu and other Pokémon.  This program is for all ages.  Bring your own Pokémon games and cards to play old school style.  For more information, contact the Greenberg Children’s Library 843-292-7382 or email us at kids@florencelibrary.org.

Children’s Fall Programming

The Florence County Library will be having registration for fall programs beginning August 1 through August 31.  The library has planned a variety of programs for children.  For more information and to register for the programs please call the Greenberg Children’s Library at 843- 292-7382. Registration is required for all programs and space is limited for some programs.  Daycare centers may call for a separate appointment for Preschool Storytime. (more…)

Library’s Morris Gallery Celebrates Jamestown, S.C. Settlement and African American Culture

comerThe Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library’s Morris Gallery will exhibit the works of several accomplished Low Country African American artists to commemorate the Jamestown, S.C. settlement of freed slaves. The opening reception for the exhibit is 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 17, 2016. Admission to the reception is free and light refreshments will be served.  The exhibit will run through August 29th. (more…)

Florence County Library System Receives Duke Energy Foundation Grant

The Children’s Services Department of the Florence County Library System has received a $3000 grant from Duke Energy Foundation for Children’s Summer Reading 2016.  The grant will be used to provide educational and multicultural programming for children in Florence County during the summer months.

On Your Mark, Get Set… Read! is the theme for this summer.  Over 9,000 children and teens attend the summer programs in the Florence County Library System.  Because of this generous donation,  the library will continue to provide the educational programs to encourage children to visit the library and read throughout the summer months.   For more information on this grant and other events at the library, contact the Greenberg Children’s Library 843-292-7382 or email kids@florencelibrary.org.

Library Helps Job Seekers Improve Interview Skills

Job seekers facing a competitive employment market now have a new way to improve their chances of landing that desired job. The Florence County Library System is offering practice interview sessions so that job seekers can strengthen their interview skills so that they may be better equipped to take advantage of employment opportunities. (more…)

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