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All books in our Book Nook at the Florence Headquarters are half-price through the month of May and all media (videos, books on tape/CD, and music) is “fill a bag” for $2.00. Summer is coming and now would be a good time to stock up on some older reading material!
Come explore the world with the Florence County Library System during our summer reading programs. The Summer Reading Program, which is open to young people from babies to young adults, features weekly programs, prize drawings, storytimes, a summer reading club, and more. All programs are free of charge at all locations. A full list of child programs can be found here and teen programs here. Read the rest of this entry »
The South Carolina Workforce Investment Board has selected the Florence County Library System (FCLS) as the state’s Outstanding Workforce Partner in recognition of their partnership with the Pee Dee Workforce Investment Board (WIB). FCLS and WIB collaborated to provide services and resources for jobseekers at all six Florence County Library System locations throughout Florence County. Read the rest of this entry »
The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), announces the winners of its Summer Reading Program Grants, which are funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Twenty libraries are receiving $1,000 to help fund summer reading programs for teens.
“YALSA is pleased to work with the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to support summer reading programs for teens,” said Jack H. Martin, YALSA president. “Our members have lots of wonderful, creative ideas, and it is a pleasure to be able to help them implement them.” Read the rest of this entry »
The Florence County Library System was recently selected to receive the Southeastern Library Association’s “Outstanding Southeastern Library Program Award” for its financial literacy program, “Money Madness Teen Lock-In.”Read More Here
Please consider visiting Amazon.com by clicking on the wish list image and purchasing a item off of our list. Items purchased will be shipped directly to the Friends of the Florence County Library for inclusion into our collection. Your generous support is greatly appreciated in this time of uncertain economic stability. As always, thank you for your support of the library, its services and the good that it provides to the community.