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    Events for: Saturday, July 19
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31

    Dog Days of Summer Photo Exhibit
    Monday, July 14 - Sunday, August 31
    Main Library
    View professional photos of adorable, adoptable animals at Charleston Animal Society. The Dog Days exhibit is part of our summer-long Book-to-Action Project, which is made possible by a Library Services and Technology Act grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered by the S.C. State Library.

    PLAY: Storytime with Dad
    Saturday, July 19, 10:30 AM
    James Island Library
    Listen to fun-filled stories about zoo animals.

    PLAY: Fish Print Fun with Mt. Pleasant Seafood
    Saturday, July 19, 10:30 AM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Create a fish print on paper, or bring your own t-shirt to make wearable art.

    Beach Lovers Book Club (adults)
    Saturday, July 19, 10:30 AM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Breaking Night by Liz Murray.

    Saturday Movie (teens)
    Saturday, July 19, 10:30 AM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    I, Frankenstein. Rated: PG-13; 100 minutes.

    PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
    Saturday, July 19, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Practice reading with a canine friend.

    PLAY: Check out the Boom with the Awendaw Fire Department
    Saturday, July 19, 11:00 AM
    McClellanville Library
    Learn about fire engine parts.

    PLAY: Librarian's Favorites Storytime
    Saturday, July 19, 11:00 AM
    Main Library
    Learn some of Ms. Rebecca's favorite stories and songs.

    PLAY: Family Yoga Time (with an adult)
    Saturday, July 19, 11:00 AM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Stretch your way to family fitness during a relaxing yoga class. Please bring a mat if you have one.

    PLAY: Saturday Science Movie
    Saturday, July 19, 11:00 AM
    Otranto Road Regional
    Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2. Rated PG; 94 minutes.

    PLAY with Parents: Sigma Saturday
    Saturday, July 19, 1:00 PM
    John L. Dart Library
    Enjoy a carpentry workshop sponsored by Lowe's with members of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

    PLAY: Spider Web Art
    Saturday, July 19, 2:00 PM
    West Ashley Library
    Learn about spiders, and create an artful web.

    Resumes, Networking and Marketing Yourself
    Saturday, July 19, 2:30 PM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Presented by Mary Travis-Ross owner of Forté Career and Talent Management. Registration required; please stop by or call the Reference Desk at 766-2546.

    Saturday Matinee
    Saturday, July 19, 2:30 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    The Princess Diaries (2001). Rated G; 114 minutes.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Main Library
    Tenderness, Inverted and Exposed by Susannah Elliott
    If asked "why take yet another photograph of, say, a leaf," Susannah Elliott argues that each leaf is extraordinarily ordinary, simple, unique, necessary and magical all at the same time. "Sometimes we need reminders to look at them," Elliott explains. "We have to keep making art, and we need to keep endeavoring to communicate with others."

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Main Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the S.C. Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for July is music.

    Activity Zone (grades K-5)
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    James Island Library
    Enjoy puzzles, mazes and coloring activities.

    Painting Display
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    William Shelton displays acrylic paintings of the Lowcountry landscape.

    John's Island Dog Days of Summer Photo Exhibit
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Drop by our branch to view professional photos of adorable, adoptable animals at Charleston Animal Society. The Dog Days exhibit is part of our summer-long Book-to-Action Project, which is made possible by a Library Services and Technology Act grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered by the South Carolina State Library.

    TeenSpot Sparks a Reaction
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Recommend a book, bring it to the reference desk and receive a treat.

    What's the Title? (adults)
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Guess the book title for a chance to win a first, second or third place gift card.

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the S.C. Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for July is music.

    Searching for Tech Savvy Teens (grades 9-12)
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Are you interested in helping others learn how to use iPads, smart phones, tablets and other technological gadgets? Participation may count toward required community service credit hours at your school. Contact Mirjam Veldkamp at 843-849-6161 or veldkampm@ccpl.org for more information.

    Call for Self-Published Author Submissions for September 25 Book Talks
    Tuesday, July 1 - Monday, September 1
    Main Library
    Join a forum for self-published authors and readers, and submit family-friendly content by September 1 to Steven Schwengel, Main Library, 68 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC, 29401. Submissions must be family friendly and include the author's name, phone number, email and postal addresses. Authors of approved submissions will be invited to present their works during 4-8 minute presentations September 25. This event is not a sales forum, but a literary exchange for authors and readers. For more information, call 805-6943.