Florence Library Presents Waffle Making Program

Representatives from local Waffle House restaurants will present a cooking demonstration at The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library on Tuesday, March 19 at 6:30 p.m. During the cooking demonstration, employees will offer an insider’s view of what it is like to work in this iconic restaurant chain. Fresh waffles will be prepared on-site for attendees to taste.  Coffee will also be served. (more…)

C. Hope Clark

Author C. Hope Clark
Tuesday, March 26th

6:00 PM
The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library
Joseph T. Stukes Meeting Room

This program is free and open to the public
Books will be available for purchase at the event


Book Synopsis:
One death. Two detectives. And unexpected backup.

A Callie Morgan and Carolina Slade crossover! (A standalone mystery)

When a renowned—and now dead—travel blogger washes ashore on the banks of Indigo Plantation, Police Chief Callie Morgan of Edisto Beach agrees to head the investigation as a favor to the county sheriff, whose reasons are as questionable as the death itself.  (more…)

Local Authors Showcase in Timmonsville

The Timmonsville Public Library’s book club will host a Local Authors Showcase on Tuesday, April 9, from 5:30-6:30.  Local authors including Regina Smeltzer, Gina Heron, AJ Morrow, Jody Lynch, and Jamil Aaron will talk about their writing and sign books.  The event is free and open to the public.

Storyteller Darion McCloud To Talk at Library

Award-winning storyteller and teaching artist Darion McCloud will present the keynote address at the annual meeting of the Friends of South Carolina Libraries (FOSCL) to be held at the Florence County Public Library on Wednesday, April 3. Addressing the subject of Building Strong Communities through Libraries, McCLoud’s keynote is free and open to the public, sponsored by the Pat Conroy Literary Center and FOSCL. (more…)

Poetry Night at the Florence Library Scheduled for April

The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library observes National Poetry Month with a Poetry Night event on Tuesday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m.  Local poets can share their poetry with the audience and attendees can bring one poem or one page of poetry to share if they like.

Hosted by Gloria D. Wilson, this program is for adults 18 and over and is made possible by Friends of Florence County Library. Admission is free but space is limited and registration is required.  Call the Reference Desk at 843-413-7074 to register or for more information.  The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library is located at 509 South Dargan Street in Florence.

Florence Library Presents Legal Workshop on Renter’s Rights

The Doctor’s Bruce and Lee Foundation Library, in collaboration with South Carolina Legal Services, will host the workshop “Renter’s Rights.” on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 pm.  Included will be information for renters on South Carolina’s landlord-tenant laws, and the protections and legal options afforded to renters under these laws.

The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library is located at 509 South Dargan Street in Florence. For more information and to register for this program, call (843) 413-7074.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

Florence County Library
February 5th – April 10th
Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Walk-Ins: 9:30 AM til Noon
Appointments: 12:30 til 3:00 PM

There will also be two Saturday dates
February 9th and April 6th
9:30 AM until 1:30 PM

Appointments can be made online (click here), by e-mailing florencetaxaide@gmail.com, or by calling 843-662-6072 and leaving a message. Include Name/Phone/Date & Time of Preferred Appointment

Children’s Winter/Spring 2019 Programs

The Florence County Library has planned a variety of children’s programming for Winter/Spring 2019. 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. Daycare centers may call for a separate appointment for Preschool Storytime. (more…)