Roger Day Ready for Summer Reading 2018

The Florence County Library System will welcome Roger Day for Summer Reading 2018.  This year’s theme, “Libraries Rock!,” encourages children to discover the world through reading.   (more…)

Movies Through the Decades

Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library presents

Movies Through the Decades

For additional information please call the Reference Desk 843-413-7074


June 29 – 1980’s Driving Miss Daisy 1989 (PG) A Southern matron forges a bond with her black chauffeur in the racially-divided 1960s South. Cast: Jessica Tandy, Morgan Freeman, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone, and Esther Rolle. Runtime: 100 minutes

July 6 – 1990’s Forrest Gump 1994 (PG-13) The story of a simple man who is unwittingly swept up in some of the key moments of the 20th century. Cast: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, and Sally Field. Runtime: 142 minutes

July 13 – 2000’s The Family that Preys 2008 (PG-13) Despite their differences in social class, Charlotte and Alice are good friends for many years. Then secrets, greed and scandal surround both their families, throwing the women’s lives into turmoil. Cast: Alfre Woodard . Kathy Bates, Sanaa Lathan, Cole Hauser, KaDee Strickland, Rockmond Dunbar, Tyler Perry. Runtime:104 minutes

Thursday, July 19 – 2010’s Wonder Woman (PG-13) An Amazon princess leaves her island home and journeys to the outside world, which is being consumed by a massive war. With the help of an American pilot, she works to put an end to the conflict. Cast: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nielsen, Robin Wright, Danny Huston Runtime: 141 minutes

Admission is free. Groups are invited to participate but registration is required. Light refreshments will be provided.  Call the Reference Desk at 843-413-7074 to register.

CPR Training Certification Workshop

The public is invited to attend a CPR Training Certification Workshop on June 27th and 28th from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Lake City Library Community Center. This workshop will be presented by Mitchell Fulmore, Trainer Coordinator, with the Florence County Central Communications Department. Participants must attend both workshops in order to receive certification. A $21.00 registration fee is required for the workshop. To register, please contact the library at 843-394-8071.

Teen Summer Reading 2018: Movie night at the Florence County Library

The Florence County Library Teen Services Department has planned weekly programs to celebrate the theme “Libraries Rock” and encourage teens to read and learn during the summer.  Teens are invited to enjoy a movie on Thursday, July 5, where they can watch as a down on his luck rock star turns a private school class into his own band for a competition.  The move will be 3:30 p.m. to approximately 6:00 p.m.  This program is free and open to all rising 6th through 12th graders. (more…)

Library’s Book Club Announces Selections for summer Months

Join lively discussions and share your opinions on selected titles of books with the Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library’s Book Club. Discussions will be held monthly on the third Thursday at 1:00 p.m.

The library’s address is 509 S. Dargan St.  Please call the library at 843-413-7074 for additional information. The following books will be discussed this summer.

June 21 – Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

July 19 – Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin

August 16 – Anatomy of a Miracle by Jonathan Miles

Summer Reading is Here!

Come explore the world with the Florence County Library System during our summer reading program. This year’s theme, “Libraries Rock!”, encourages children and teens to discover the world and other cultures through reading. The Summer Reading Program, which is open to youth from babies to young adults, features weekly programs, prize drawings, storytimes, a summer reading club, and more. (more…)

Teen Summer Reading is Here!

The Teen Services Department of the Florence County Library will be hosting Summer Reading programs at Florence, Johnsonville, Lake City, and Pamplico, branches this summer for rising 6th through 12th graders.  The theme for this year’s Summer Reading is “Libraries Rock.”  Programs have been planned to support this theme.

Programs at the branches are as follows: (more…)