Author John Warley

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Wednesday, April, 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Author John Warley

I’m a Southerner, so when I say, “Come on in and sit a spell,” I hope you will take the time to explore my books, blogs, upcoming events, and the buzz. You will find all that and more a click away. (more…)


The Friends of Florence County Library will conduct its 3rd Annual Big Book Sale featuring thousands of gently used books on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library in Florence.  All proceeds from the sale will go to the Friends of Florence County Library in support of library programs and collections for all ages. (more…)

Celebrate El Día de los Niños the Florence County Library

The Florence County Library will be holding a special event to celebrate El Día de los Niños, a celebration that emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of every cultural and linguistic background.  The event will take place on Tuesday, April 30 at 6:00 p.m., and will entail a story time that includes English/Spanish songs, stories, and fingerplays, a craft, light refreshments, social hour, and door prizes. (more…)

Florence Library Presents Community Resource Day

The Doctor’s Bruce and Lee Foundation Library will host a Community Resource Day for the public on Tuesday, May 14 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.  Over twenty vendors including non-profits and local businesses will have information and staff available to answer questions and discuss their services on topics including legal services, housing, healthcare, the arts, domestic abuse, disabilities, adult and continuing education, and mental health, among others.  This event is free and open to the public.

The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library is located at 509 S. Dargan Street in Florence.  For more information, call (843) 413-7074.

Spring Job Fair in Timmonsville

Baker Memorial Library in Timmonsville will host a job fair on Thursday, May 16, from 2-6 PM.  This free networking event will connect job seekers with local employers, including SC Works, Florence School District 1, Department of Social Services, Florence County, Kelly Services, Sykes, and Nan Ya Plastics.

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…)